Mr Reid Cooper, First Secretary, High Commission of Canada visits TUF

Mr Reid Cooper, First Secretary, High Commission of Canada, in Islamabad visited The University of Faisalabad. During the meeting with Prof Dr Shoukat Parvez, Rector/Vice Chancellor and other senior faculty members of the University, Mr Cooper showed keen interest to promote educational linkages of TUF with different Universities of Canada particularly in Health Sciences and Engineering disciplines. Speaking on the occasion, Prof Dr Shoukat Parvez said that such linkages might include joint research projects, joint execution of research publications and students exchange programs for mutual benefits. He told that international collaborations would help to promote research and development culture in the University, and soon it would the internationally reputed educational institute. Prof Dr Najeeb Haider, Director ORIC in his presentation briefed the guests about academic performance of the University and unique research projects in process under ORIC. Mr Reid Cooper also witnessed different research projects designed by Engineering Students and he appreciated the capabilities of the students. During the visit of different departments of the University and affiliated Madinah Teaching Hospital, Mr Cooper lauded the services of Madinah Foundation in education and health sectors. During the concluding session of his visit he also planted a sapling in the University lawn.