IBA signs MoU with Cit­i­zens Foun­da­tion for fur­ther ed­u­ca­tion to all so­cio-eco­nomic classes

Pakistan Observer - - KARACHI CITY - STAFF RE­PORTER

KARACHI—The In­sti­tute of Busi­ness Ad­min­is­tra­tion, rep­re­sented by its Act­ing Dean & Di­rec­tor Dr. Say­eed Ghani, signed a MoU with The Cit­i­zens Foun­da­tion, rep­re­sented by its Pres­i­dent and CEO Mr. Syed Asaad Ayub Ah­mad, at the IBA Main Cam­pus to pre­pare TCF stu­dents for Univer­sity test­ing and of­fer op­er­a­tional and con­sul­ta­tive sup­port.

The MoU aims to fur­ther IBA’s ef­fort to bet­ter serve the com­mu­nity as both, TCF and IBA have agreed to jointly col­lab­o­rate to fa­cil­i­tate the ad­mis- sion of mer­i­to­ri­ous TCF Alumni to the in­sti­tute through stu­dent am­bas­sadors at IBA who will help pre­pare stu­dents ap­pear­ing for ad­mis­sion tests.

Mr. Arif Ir­fan­ul­lah, IBA Fac­ulty and Ad­vi­sor to the stu­dent am­bas­sadors lauded the ef­fort by IBA stu­dents who con­trib­ute their time to­wards teach­ing stu­dents at TCF.

Mr. Riaz Kam­lani, Vice Pres­i­dent at TCF, rec­om­mended es­tab­lish­ing sim­i­lar stu­dent chap­ters at var­i­ous univer­si­ties across Pak­istan.

Other rep­re­sen­ta­tives from TCF in­cluded Mr. Nabeel An­jum and Ms. Faiza Aziz. IBA’s Reg­is­trar Capt. (Rtd) Ahmed Za­heer was in at­ten­dance along with Mr. Im­ran Shaukat, a TCF Alum­nus and cur­rent IBA stu­dent. Fol­low­ing the MoU sign­ing, guests were given me­men­tos to mark the oc­ca­sion.

About IBA: In­sti­tute of Busi­ness Ad­min­is­tra­tion (IBA) is the old­est grad­u­ate busi­ness school out­side North Amer­ica.

It was es­tab­lished in 1955 in col­lab­o­ra­tion with the Whar­ton School of Fi­nance and Com­merce, Univer­sity of Penn­syl­va­nia. IBA of­fers Bach­e­lors and Mas­ters in Busi­ness Ad­min­is­tra­tion, Com­puter Sci­ence, Maths & Eco­nom­ics, Ac­count­ing & Fi­nance and So­cial Sci­ence & Lib­eral Arts. To find out more visit www.iba.edu.pk.

TCF is a pro­fes­sion­ally man­aged, non-profit or­ga­ni­za­tion set up in 1995 by a group of cit­i­zens con­cerned with the dis­mal state of ed­u­ca­tion in Pak­istan.

It is now one of Pak­istan’s lead­ing or­ga­ni­za­tions in the field of for­mal ed­u­ca­tion.

As of 2016, TCF has es­tab­lished 1202 pur­pose-built school units na­tion­wide with an en­rol­ment of 175,000 stu­dents. To find out more visit www.tcf.org.pk.

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