Muhammad Sajid Rehman

Muhammad Sajid Rehman

Wednesday, 24 May 2017 00:00

PhD Supervision Training by HEC

Higher Education Commission is trying continuously to bring the education system of the Universities up to the mark. In this regard, the organization has launched Tertiary Education Support Program for the capacity building of faculty & staff of HEIs.  Similarly they have organized a workshop under the title of   “PhD Supervision Training” in all provinces. Engr. Dr. Muhammad Tariq Bashir, Chairman, Department of Civil Engineering, Qurtuba University of Science & IT, DI Khan represented his University in the training. He was awarded with a certificate on the successful completion of Training Workshop on “PhD Students’ Supervision” held on 20th May, 2017 at Margala Hotel, Islamabad

Dr. Kashif Amin, Director QEC and Dr. Azmat Ali Shah, Deputy Director (QEC), QUSIT, participated in a two day training organized by Quality Assurance Agency (QAA), HEC, Islamabad on preparations for Institutional Performance Evaluation (IPE) and MS/PhD review committee visits. Dr. Kashif Amin also gave a presentation on the progress made by QEC, Qurtuba University uptill now in the current academic year.

Sunday, 07 May 2017 15:00

Visit to PepsiCo (Pvt) Limited

Industrial visits are an essential part of any academic program that contributes to the achievement of various significant learning outcomes and program objectives. In order to bridge the gap between the industry and academia, a visit to PepsiCo (Pvt) Limited, Peshawar, was organized by Mr. Wisal Ahmad (Event Coordinator), for the students of the Department of Management Sciences & Department of Sciences & IT on Wednesday 3rd, May 2017, which was strongly endorsed by the Senior Coordinator Academics, Syed Anwaar Hussain and Pro-Vice Chancellor, Mr. Saif-ul-Islam.
The management and staff of PepsiCo were extremely cooperative. They briefed the students regarding Total Quality Management and the operations of finance and HR sections. They briefed the M.Sc Chemistry students’ about the overall chemicals and their formulas which are used in the PepsiCo products. The students were divided into various groups. Each group was taken separately and was explained functioning of the manufacturing plant. The theory has already been taught in the class regarding how the manufacturing units focus on total productivity and total quality but by far this was the first hands on experience on how does a manufacturing unit or plant actually works, similarly the chemistry students has already been taught about the ingredients and how they are processed before the final product.
The students enjoyed the visit and found it a stimulating experience. The students were accompanied by faculty members, Assistant Professor, Mr. Naveed Shahzad, Department of Management Sciences and Ms Asma Naz, Lecturer Chemistry, Department of Sciences & IT.

The 3rd meeting of Board of Studies, Department of Sciences & IT was held on May 3rd, 2017 at Conference Room II, Qurtuba University of Science & IT (QUSIT), Peshawar Campus.
Prof. Dr. Muhammad Riaz Khan, Dean, Faculty of Sciences & IT chaired the meeting. The meeting was attended by Prof. Dr. Gulzar, Department of Sciences & IT, QUSIT, Dr. Muhammad Zahid, HoD, Department of Zoology, Islamia College University Peshawar, Dr. Haider Ali, Lecturer in Mathematics, Department of Mathematics, University of Peshawar, Syed Anwaar Hussain, Assistant. Prof Computer Science, Senior Coordinator Academics, QUSIT, Mr. Sajid Rehman, Assistant. Prof. Computer Science, Coordinator Sciences & IT, Mr. Amanat Shah, Assistant Prof. Mathematics, QUSIT, Mr, Umar, Lectuer Mathematics, QUSIT, Ms. Huma, Lecturer Botany, QUSIT, Ms. Fiza. Lectuere Botany, QUSIT, Mr. Sahibzada Jawad, Lecturer Zoology, QUSIT.
The meeting was started with the recitation from the Holy Quran. The chair welcomed the participants of the 3rd meeting of Board of Studies and briefed them about the academic activities going on at the department. It was emphasized that the role of the members will be useful and constructive for the development of the department and its academic programs. Thereafter, the regular agenda was presented before the Board for item-wise discussion. The meeting ended with a vote of thanks to and from the chair.