Shaheed Zulfikar Ali Bhutto Institute of Science and Technology (SZABIST), Islamabad organized its 10th Graduation Ceremony virtually on Tuesday. The University management, faculty members, staff, graduating students and their parents attended the ceremony.
SZABIST Islamabad said, this year, Covid-19 has transformed things by posing different challenges. Notwithstanding the uncalled for restrictions, which have plagued the world alike, we have organized an E-Convocation to celebrate this momentous occasion.
Haroon Sharif, Former Minister of State and Chairman of Pakistan’s Board of Investment was the keynote speaker. While congratulating the graduates, he emphasized that globally knowledge based economies are replacing skill based economies. And these knowledge economies will create the jobs in future. He said with the passage of time globalization is shrinking and more emphasis will be on regional markets. He encouraged the graduates to prepare themselves for calculated risks to achieve the milestones.
Earlier, Chancellor SZABIST, Dr. Azra Fazal Pechuho also addressed the graduating students and their parents. Introductory note was given by Head of Campus SZABIST Islamabad, Khusro Pervaiz Khan.