• Friday, May 31, 2019

  • CUI

  • PD HR

A seminar on " Rise of Asia and Scholarship Opportunities was held at COMSATS University Islamabad (CUI), Islamabad Campus on May 30, 2019 at 10:30 am. The talk is part of seminar series, organized under the program “Information Seminars for Higher Studies Abroad” with the objective to educate and orient CUI prospective candidates with respect to selecting, financing and applying for higher studies abroad.

The purpose of the seminar was to guide young faculty members and students on exploring scholarship opportunities for higher studies in Asia. Dr. Munnwar Naz Khokhar from the Department of Management Sciences, Islamabad Campus shared important information, tips and experiences on the topic. Dr. Munnwar Naz Khokhar received his PhD in Entrepreneurship from Department of Management, University of Cordilleras, Philippines and a Masters in Intercultural Studies from Asia Pacific Theological Seminary, Philippines.

The session started with recitation of the Glorious Quran, followed by the presentation of the speaker. The speaker emphasized that, Asia is a fast growing economic region and has many academic and scholarship opportunities. He further explained the different types of scholarships available in Singapore, China, Hong Kong, Malaysia and Korea. Based on his vast experience he also shared his insights into preparing scholarship applications.

A number of participants attended the talk who, keenly paid attention and participated actively by asking number of questions from the speaker.

The seminar was organized by Directorate of Planning, Development and Human Resource Development.



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