ISLAMABAD -- A delegation of International Islamic University (IIU) headed by President IIU, Dr. Ahmed Yousif Al-Draiweesh visited Islamabad Chamber of Commerce and Industry (ICCI) on Tuesday to discuss the strategies for bridging gap between academia and research through enhanced bilateral cooperation.
The delegation comprised of Vice Presidents Dr Muhammad Munir, Dr Aqdas Naveed Malik, Dr. Muhammad Thair Khalily, Dr Farkhanda Zia, Dr Ahmed Shuja Syed Executive Director CAEPE , Dean Management Sciences Dr Zulfiqar Ali Shah, Director Distance Learning Dr Nabi Bux Jummani, Advisors to President Dr Fazl e Rabi Mumtaz and Dr Ashraf Abdul Rafay.
It was received by ICCI President Muhammad Ahmed who also briefed the IIU delegation about profile, vision and objectives of the Chamber.
On the occasion, both sides discussed issues of mutual interests and cooperation including review of the previous MoUs signed by both sides.
Issues pertaining to real time research projects to the final semester students and collaboration between both sides in applied research came under discussion.
Both sides agreed to enhance bilateral cooperation between IIU's ORIC and Business Incubation Centre and ICCI for bridging the gap between academia and industry.
On the occasion, IIU...