All Pakistan Intervarsity Qiraat and Naat Competitions at TUF

Religious Society of The University of Faisalabad organized All Pakistan Intervarsity Qiraat and Naat competitions (for females) on November 16, 2017. Students from different Universities of Pakistan participated in these competitions. Prof Dr Abdul Majeed, Rector TUF was the chief guest while Prof Dr Hazoor Ahmad Sabir from GC University Faisalabad was guest of honour.

Prof Arif Siddiqi, Qari Muhammad Khan Chishti, Qari Habib Naeemi and Ms Gul Hooria President Naat Club, University of Agriculture were the judges.

The results were as follows:

Qiraat Competition:

First:                      Tayyaba Batool, Government College Women University, Faisalabad

Second:                Ambreen Jabbar, Riphah University, Faisalabad

                Third:                    Hafiza Saleeqa, University of Sargodha, Sargodha

Naat Competition:

First:                      Rida Farooq, Government College Women University, Faisalabad

Second:                Sundus,    University of Agriculture, Faisalabad

Third:                    Soghat Saleem, University of Sargodha, Sargodha

The winners were awarded cash prizes, university mementos and certificates.


Allama Iqbal day Celebrated at The University of Faisalabad

Allama Iqbal day was organized and celebrated under the auspicious of Literary Society, The University of Faisalabad to tribute Dr Allama Muhammad Iqbal (RA), the “Poet of the East”. The function started with the recitation from the Holy Qura’n. Afterwards some verses were recited in the praise of the Holy Prophet (SAW).Mr. Saleem Sheikh was the chief guest and Rector The University of Faisalabad, Prof. Dr. Abdul Majeed presided over the function.The chief guest, Mr. Saleem Sheikh presented some verses from “Kulliyat Iqbal” in a beautiful and befitting manner and talked about his poetry and philosophy of Khudi.Prof. Dr. Abdul Majeedshed light on the philosophy of the great poet. The celebration was concluded with the national anthem of Pakistan.

Workshop “Students‘Assessment and Evaluation”

ORIC, TUF organized a workshop on “Students ‘Assessment and Evaluation” in Health Sciences Campus on November 11, 2017. Prof Dr Sadaqat Mehdi, former Rector, Virtual University Lahore was the facilitator.

Student’s assessment and evaluation forms a very important component of the learning process. Fair, accurate and effective evaluation of students’ knowledge and skills is an element that needs to be imported and implemented by a teacher to maintain high quality of education.

Prof Dr Sadaqat focused on such areas as the style of question paper, components of a balanced and effective assessment. He also stressed on issues related to impartiality of a teacher towards all students in the examination and assessment of their knowledge. The session was well-attended by the faculty members of TUF and UMDC.

Islamic Seminar

School of Arabic and Islamic Sciences conducted a seminar to commemorate the death anniversaries of Hazrat Imam Nisaai (RA), Hazrat Malik bin Dinaar (RA) and Hazrat Shah Abdul Lateef Bhataee (RA). The programs held in Health Sciences Campus on November 8, 2017. Speaking to audience, the students of MA Islamic Sciences threw light on the important role of these great personalities of Islamic history in spreading Islam. In their speeches, the students provided a deep insight to the life, practices and teachings of these personalities

TUF celebrates ‘Iqbal Day’

To acknowledge the great services rendered by Dr Allama Muhammad Iqbal (RA) in creation of our homeland and to enlighten ideology of Islam among our youth, TUF Dramatic and Literary societies organized a program in context of “Iqbal day” on November 9, 2017.

Prof Dr Shahida Yousaf, Head Department of Urdu literature, Government College Women University

Faisalabad was the chief guest. Students delivered speeches and participated in intra-university skit competition to mark the day.  In skit competition, students from Doctor of Optometry got first position, School of Pharmacy stood second while Rehabilitation Sciences remained third.

Dr Shahida in her address to the students threw light on the Philosophy of Allama Muhammad Iqbal (RA) in the light of teachings of Holy Quran and Iqbal’s great services for the Muslim Ummah.

He also praised efforts of the university in providing such platform to students for broadcasting their talents and illuminating the theory of Iqbal (RA). Prof Dr Faqir Hussain, Dean Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences was also present on the occasion.

Winners were given prizes for their active participation.


International day of Radiology

The international day of radiology was observed by School of Radiology in Health Sciences Campus on November 8, 2017. The event held with the aim of building greater awareness of the value that radiology contributes to safe patient care and improving understanding of the vital role radiologists play in the healthcare continuum. The theme of the event was ‘Emergency Radiology’. Guest Speaker Prof Dr Asim Shaukat from Allied Hospital Faisalabad spoke on the role and scope of the field of radiology in the country.   “This year’s theme ‘Emergency radiology’ is to highlight the essential role that radiologists play in the emergency room, increasing the quality of care and treatment of patients “. Prof Dr Asim Shaukat said.  Dr Nayab Ali, Head School of Radiology also addressed  seminar.

Seminar on death anniversary of Hazrat Data Ganj Bakhsh (R.A)

A seminar commemorating death anniversary of Hazrat Data Ganj Bakhsh (R.A) was organized on 8th Nov, 2017 in engineering campus, The University of Faisalabad. This spiritual and informative event highlighted the teachings of great saint of Islam was conducted under the auspicious of religious society and School of Arabic and Islamic studies. Prof Dr. Abdul Majeed Rector of the Tuf presided over the event. Dr. Muhammad Ramzan Enlighten the teachings of Hazrat Data Ganj Bakhsh (R.A). The seminar ended with Darood o Salam.

The University of Faisalabad, Engineering Campus participated in APES(All Pakistan Electrical Symposium) 2017

A three day symposium APES(All Pakistan Electrical Symposium) 2017 organized by the institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) at the University of Engineering and Technology (UET) Lahore.

The event comprised of technical workshop by technology sector representatives and talks by international speakers on Internet of Things (IoT) for industrial automation and smart metering.

Pro-Rector The University of Faisalabad Prof. Dr Zaheer J. Paracha, HOD Electrical Engineering Awais Ahmad Cheema and other faculty members were invited in the event. Students of Electrical Engineering with IEEE-TUF team also participated in the event.

‘’Splinting Techniques of Upper and Lower Limb’’

One day workshop on ‘’Splinting Techniques of Upper and Lower Limb’’ was organized by Rehyabilitation Society in Health Sciences Campus on November 3, 2017.
Resource person was Ms Laaraib Nawaz, Clinical Prosthetist & Orthotist, graduated from King Edward Medical University and Post Graduated from UVAS, Lahore. There was an introductory session followed by training of making hand made splints. Ms Laaraib Nawaz briefed the participants about the procedure of casting, modeling and moulding in comprehensive manner. In concluding session, Ms Laaraib was presented University memento by Dr Nazia Sarfraz; PT, Coordinator School of Rehabilitation Sciences.

Breast Cancer Awareness campaign

Community Services Society of TUF in collaboration with department of Community Medicine, UMDC and Schools of Radiology and Rehabilitations Sciences, TUF conducted a seminar on “Breast Cancer Awareness” in Health Sciences Campus on November 6, 2017.  It aimed to create awareness amongst the people.

Guest speaker Dr Rafshan Sadiq, Clinical Oncologist from PINUM Faisalabad in her address told that breast cancer is one of the major cancers affecting every one in eight women in Pakistan.

She delivered a very informative lecture on the causes, prevention and treatment of the fatal disease.

Later, Dr Rafshan Sadiq also led an awareness walk from University Campus to Madinah Teaching Hospital actively participated by faculty members and students.