Islamabad, July 09, 2018 (PPI-OT): International Islamic University, Islamabad (IIUI) President, Dr. Ahmed Yousif Al-Draiweesh Monday was warmly welcomed by the academic staff, administrative officers and employees of the university on his arrival at the new campus after his new appointment as IIUI President for further 4 years.
Earlier, IIUI Board of Trustees in its 13th meeting at Aiwan e Sadar, unanimously, appointed Dr. Al-Draiweesh as varsity President for the period of 4 years. He was presented flower bouquets as he approached his office this morning. IIUI President witnessed a remarkable reception as he was presented bouquets by university Vice Presidents, Deans, Directors General, Directors and female campus officials.
Later, Dr. Al-Draiweesh also cut the cake on the occasion and spoke to the reception. Dr Al- Draiweesh thanked the President of Pakistan, H.E. Mamnoon Hussain, IIUI Pro Chancellor Prof. Dr. Sulieman Abdullah Aba Al-Khail, IIUI Rector Dr. Masoom Yasinzai, all members of board for his appointment as President and showing satisfaction over his previous efforts. He also thanked IIUI academic and administrative fraternity for unprecedented support.
Dr. Al-Draiweesh said that his responsibilities have doubled as this remarkable reception means he must have to deliver double. He stressed upon the officials of the university to put side difference and be united for the cause of IIUI. He vowed that IIUI would be soon amongst the leading ranks of the international educational institutions.
Dr. Al-Draiweesh hailed the support provided to him by the university population and urged all the officials to make IIUI’s progress their leading goal. He told that the university was a great symbol of Pak-Saudi mutual cooperation and hoped that the cooperation would expand in his new tenure through bilateral linkages and other joint ventures.
Dr. Al-Draiweesh said that he would try his best to come up to the expectation of the all the members of board and IIUI population. He added that it was a new start of the journey of progress and now the university will head towards the paths of achievements. Teaching community, officers and other relevant officials in the meeting at council hall, welcomed Dr. Al-Draiweesh’s appointment and considered it a good sign for the university. They hoped that his arrival will usher the Islamic University in a new era.
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