Deakin University conducts the first ever 'Deakin Week in Pakistan'.


Deakin University's hold first ever Deakin Week in Pakistan on November 4, The 2019 Deakin Week in Pakistan goes beyond showcasing Deakin's strengths; it demonstrates the University's unique relationship with Pakistan. For nearly 20 years, Deakin has been one of Australia's largest beneficiaries of Pakistan outbound students. These students have worked hard and achieved incredible success in a variety of fields, helping to grow Deakin's name and reputation.

Deakin Week in Pakistan illustrates how partners' expertise, knowledge and networks can be enriched through regular engagement with Deakin. This will be highlighted through professional development, internationalising curricula, collaborative research pathways and global citizenship initiatives. With the theme 'Creating Connections and Partnerships', Deakin Week in Pakistan is aimed to strengthen Deakin's connection with Pakistan through engaging all partners, agents and other stakeholders.

As part of the first ever Deakin Week in Pakistan, following public events are being held in Lahore and Islamabad where select audience are participating through prior registration and screening.

The Deakin Engage series involves a sequence of lectures and events promoting the work and thoughts of Pakistani and Australian public intellectuals, opinion leaders, academics, political leaders and community leaders. The first event of this series was held at PC Lahore in partnership with The Lahore Chamber of Commerce. The second event of this series held at Marriott Islamabad on 8th November...

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