Department of Engineering Technology
Electrical Engineering Society
A webinar on “Importance of Internship for Students” was conducted by the Department of Engineering Technology on April 9, 2021. The guest speaker was Engr Usman Akhtar, Plant Manager, National Silk & Rayon Mills Ltd Faisalabad. He described the benefits and importance of internships for graduates in the area of Engineering Technology. He further elaborated that the internship is a great way to apply the knowledge from the classroom to real-world experience.
Engr Usman Akhter highlighting the importance of internships
He shared his experience of National Silk & Rayon Mills Ltd, as a Plant Manager, where different students came to him for internship. Students face many problems during internships like lack of working experience and a gap between the academic knowledge implementation in industry. Engr Usman Akhtar explained to the students how to overcome these challenging issues and gain useful experience during the internship.
Engr Usman Akhter guiding students about how to overcome challenges during the internships
In the end, the Head, Department of Engineering Technology thanked the honorable guest speaker for his valuable speech on this webinar. Moreover, he also motivated the students to seek the internship as soon as possible and get themselves acquainted with the modern requirements of the industry.