OGDCL talent hunt ceremony held
KARACHI—Orientation ceremony of National, Balochistan and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Talent Hunt Programs (THP) and National Talent Hunt Program (NTHP) held at IBA Campus, Karachi. Dr. Zeenat Ismail, Coordinator Talent Hunt Program, while commencing the event, said ‘IBA is proud to welcome 120 students from, Balochistan, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and all over Pakistan to be a part of this program.’ Dr. Zeenat wished the aspiring candidates the best of luck and cautioned that this was just the beginning and it would require a lot of hard work to get admission into IBA, she also emphasized on IBA’s penchant for maintaining discipline. Dr. Zeenat also profusely thanked the major sponsors of these programs, the OGDCL and Ihsan Trust.
With an aim to prepare exceptionally talented X and XI students from underprivileged families, IBA Karachi launched the National Talent Hunt Programs in 2004. These Talent Hunt Programs (THP) are aimed at the students from Sindh, Punjab, Balochistan, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, FATA and Gilgit-Baltistan. So far, around 400 students have been inducted in IBA’s undergraduate programs through these THPs.