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Thursday, June 15, 2023

June 15, 2023

IIUI Admissions Fall 2023

 



📢 Exciting News! 🎉 
Admissions are finally open for Fall 2023 at IIUI! 🌟

🎓 Prepare to embark on a remarkable educational journey as we offer admission opportunities in more than 100 programs across our 11 faculties! 🌍

🔑 The Alumni Office welcomes all aspiring students to apply and continue the legacy of excellence and success. We are here to support and guide you throughout your academic journey and beyond! 🌟

https://admission.iiu.edu.pk/programes

#IIUI #AdmissionsOpen #Fall2023 #AlumniPride #JoinOurCommunity #ShapeYourFuture



Wednesday, June 7, 2023

June 07, 2023

Exciting News! IIUI Alumni Office Joins Hands with Fast Cables Limited for Fast Zakat Fund and Fast Excellence Awards.






In an incredible collaboration, IIUI and renowned business leaders came together for a momentous Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) signing ceremony at IIUI's Council Hall. Led by Dr. Sonia Irum, the Alumni Office played a vital role in coordinating and facilitating the MOUs. Distinguished personalities graced the event, including alumni, faculty members, and university officials.

Mr. Kamal Mahmood Amjad Mian, a proud IIUI alumnus and Managing Director of Fast Cables Limited, partnered with Prof. Dr. Hathal Mahmood Alotaibi, President of IIUI, to establish the "Fast Zakat Fund." This philanthropic initiative will support deserving students pursuing higher education at IIUI, with Fast Cables Limited pledging a generous contribution of 2 million Rupees annually for scholarships.

Additionally, Mr. Kamal signed another MOU titled "Fast Excellence Awards" to further support students in Electrical Engineering. This program aims to recognize and reward outstanding academic performance among IIUI's Electrical Engineering students.

During the ceremony, Mr. Mansoor Shakil, Chairman of Glamp Pakistan and a proud IIUI alumnus, shared his intentions for a generous contribution of half a million Rupees to establish scholarships, showcasing a shared commitment to empowering future generations through education.

The Alumni Office, led by Dr. Sonia Irum, supported by Deputy Incharge Dr. Uzma Noor, in connection with Ms Nuzhat Zareen of UAFA, played a pivotal role in coordinating this remarkable collaboration.

This partnership between IIUI and Fast Cables Limited highlights a strong commitment to education, philanthropy, and fostering excellence. It opens incredible opportunities for deserving students and inspires others to follow the generous examples set by our esteemed alumni. 

Wednesday, May 24, 2023

May 24, 2023

IIUI Alumni Office Organized Webinar on "Web 3.0"



📢 Attention all IIUI Alumni/Students! 📢

📅 Mark your calendars for May 14th, Sunday at 09:00pm, as the IIUI Alumni Office brings you an enlightening webinar on the cutting-edge topic of "Web 3.0"! 🚀

🎯 Are you ready to explore the future of the internet? 🌐 Join us for an insightful session where we delve into the world of Web 3.0, its potential, and the opportunities it presents.

🗣️ Renowned expert in the field will be sharing their expertise, shedding light on the latest advancements and trends in Web 3.0 technology.

📚 Whether you're an entrepreneur, tech enthusiast, or simply curious about the digital landscape, this webinar is a must-attend event for you! 💡

🔁 Spread the word among your fellow alumni and friends. Let's come together and unlock the doors to the future of the internet!

🌐 Stay connected, stay ahead! 🚀

Meeting link 👇

meet.google.com/xpn-vkvx-jrm 

Or dial: (US) +1 478-412-7359 

PIN: 464 463 211#

Thursday, March 9, 2023

March 09, 2023

Alumni Office Organizes Webinar on Converting Final Year Project to Commercial Product




 The Alumni Office at International Islamic University (IIUI) organized a webinar on "Converting Final Year Project to Commercial Product” on March 07, 2022. Mr. Muazzam Arslan Bhatti, CEO of Alfoze (IIUI Alumnus), was the webinar's resource person. The speaker outlined the commercial value of the Final Year Project and suggested a functional model addressing industry problems that could be employed while projecting FYP. Mr. Muazzam Arslan Bhatti highlighted the need for interdisciplinary expertise while developing a market and business-oriented Final Year Project concept. The speaker encouraged students to investigate and develop their FYP project ideas based on Sustainable Development Goals (SDG), use LinkedIn for job search and contact relevant industry professionals, and contact University Alumni for final-year project assistance.

The Alumni Office at International Islamic University (IIUI) organized a webinar on "Converting Final Year Project to Commercial Product” on March 07, 2022. Mr. Muazzam Arslan Bhatti, CEO of Alfoze (IIUI Alumnus), was the webinar's resource person. The speaker outlined the commercial value of the Final Year Project and suggested a functional model addressing industry problems that could be employed while projecting FYP. Mr. Muazzam Arslan Bhatti highlighted the need for interdisciplinary expertise while developing a market and business-oriented Final Year Project concept. The speaker encouraged students to investigate and develop their FYP project ideas based on Sustainable Development Goals (SDG), use LinkedIn for job search and contact relevant industry professionals, and contact University Alumni for final-year project assistance.

Thursday, March 2, 2023

March 02, 2023

Webinar on "Converting Final Year Project to Commercial Product"


 Are you a final year student with an amazing project idea? Don't miss this opportunity to learn how to transform your project into a commercial product. Join us for upcoming webinar organized by IIUI Alumni Office.

Meeting link 👇

https://lnkd.in/eTcqy4eK
Or dial: (US) +1 724-201-6122
PIN: 108 583 500#

#IIUIAlumniOffice
#FinalYearProject
#Entrepreneurship
#Webinar
March 02, 2023

Webinar on "IoT" Organized by Alumni Office

 


"Join the IIUI Alumni Office for a game-changing webinar on "Internet of Things: Imagine the World of Connected Possibilities and How to Enter this Field." Explore the latest trends and innovations in the IoT industry and learn how you can enter this field. Be part of a community of like-minded professionals and take your career to the next level.
Meeting link:👇
https://lnkd.in/d59f6i2p
#IIUI
#Alumni
#IoT
#Webinar
#CareerDevelopment

March 02, 2023

Webinar on "How Should I Plan for My Career to be A Successful IT Professional"









 "Are you dreaming of a successful career in IT? Start planning now! Focus on building a strong foundation of technical skills, continuously educate yourself on the latest technologies and trends, network with industry professionals, and set achievable goals. Remember, success in the field requires not just technical expertise, but also strong communication and problem-solving skills.

#ITcareer
#success
#professionaldevelopment 💻💡"

Tuesday, December 20, 2022

December 20, 2022

IIUI Alumni Office Holds First Decade Alumni Dinner

 IIUI Alumni Office Holds First Decade Alumni Dinner


The International Islamic University of Islamabad held its First Decade Alumni Dinner on Saturday, December 17, 2022. The dinner was organized by Dr. Sonia Irum, Incharge Alumni Office, with the goals of improving communication between the university and its alums, inspiring them to spread a constructive image of the institution and its Islamic heritage, and giving them an opportunity to reflect on their time there. A large number of former students showed up and made new connections. Alumni shared their experiences of their time at IIUI and their present career lives. Incharge, Alumni Office thanked the alumni for making this alumni get-together possible. The alumni also remarked that this event indicates that IIUI values and respects its graduates.

Monday, December 19, 2022

December 19, 2022

IIUI Alumni Office and ASK Development Signed MoU


IIUI and ASK Development Sign MoU to Connect Academia, Industry, and Youth

The Alumni Office of the International Islamic University, Islamabad (IIUI) and ASK Development have signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) to work together in Training & Development and to better prepare students for the workforce and other aspects of professional life. The MoU was signed by Vice President (Academics) Prof. Dr. Ayaz Afsar and ASK Development CEO, Mr. Arshad Mahmood Akif. 




Alumni Office Holds Digital Entrepreneurship Seminar

On December 15, 2022, IIUI Alumni Office organized a "Digital Entrepreneurship" seminar. ASK Development CEO and successful entrepreneur Arshad Mahmood Akif was the seminar's resource person. Students from different IIUI and ASK Development Sign MoU to Connect Academia, Industry, and Youth

The Alumni Office of the International Islamic University, Islamabad (IIUI) and ASK Development have signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) to work together in Training & Development and to better prepare students for the workforce and other aspects of professional life. The MoU was signed by Vice President (Academics) Prof. Dr. Ayaz Afsar and ASK Development CEO, Mr. Arshad Mahmood Akif. 


Alumni Office Holds Digital Entrepreneurship Seminar


On December 15, 2022, IIUI Alumni Office organized a "Digital Entrepreneurship" seminar. ASK Development CEO and successful entrepreneur Arshad Mahmood Akif was the seminar's resource person. Students from different programs and majors met with the guest speaker to learn about digital entrepreneurship resources and processes. Students were encouraged to build entrepreneurial startup concepts.  A fruitful question-and-answer session was held at the end to address students' market fears and digital entrepreneurship misconceptions. programs and majors met with the guest speaker to learn about digital entrepreneurship resources and processes. Students were encouraged to build entrepreneurial startup concepts.  A fruitful question-and-answer session was held at the end to address students' market fears and digital entrepreneurship misconceptions.

Sunday, November 27, 2022

November 27, 2022

Webinar "Mindset and Tips for Establishing Technology Start-Ups" Organized by Alumni Office

 In order to give our alumni more opportunities to connect to each other and to academic, research, and professional opportunities, Alumni Office (IIUI) has started Alumni Webinars. In this regard, alumni from the first 3-4 batches joined hands a few months ago to put together programs/events for the coaching/mentoring of IIUI students with the goal of transferring their knowledge, skills, and experiences to IIUI students.


The Webinar “Mindset and Tips for Establishing Technology Start-Ups” by Dr. Muhammad Zaheer (Sr Architect for Automotive Steering Systems ZF Automotive, Germany) was attended by over 80 current students from IIUI on November 27, 2022.





Dr. Zaheer is from the MCS-1 batch (1993 - 1996), and the moderator, Mr. Shakeel(Program Coordinator at AT &T Texas, United States)is from the MCS-2 batch (1994 - 1997). What an honor to meet some of our notable alumni and find how IIUI paved the path for their success.

Thursday, October 27, 2022

October 27, 2022

Job Opportunity




             "Senior Operation Manager"

Activities and Expectations

  • Management of Projects and Initiatives
  • Report Writing
  • Company Presentations
  •  Grant Proposals
  • Digital Content
  • Founder Assessment
  • Startup Onboarding
  • Employee Onboarding
  • Startup Progress Monitoring 
  • Startup Financial Modeling and Revenue Forecasting
  • Training of Associates/Junior Associates
Skills and Qualifications
  • Traits: Integrity and Reliability, Openness, Industriousness, Resourcefulness
  • Quick learner
  • Business/Management Experience
  • Excellent Written and Verbal Communication Skills
  • Ability to Present to Mature, Serious Audiences
  • Good Report Writing Skills
  • Familiar with the startup Ecosystem - Experience Preferred
  • MBA (Preferred) or Humanities/Social Sciences Master's Degree
Job Description
  • Job Type:     Full time
  • Salary:         175000 PKR
  • Experience: 6-7 Years
Contact
            Momin Shafiq
            Technical and Human Resource Manager
            momin.shafiq@scalex.co

Monday, October 24, 2022

October 24, 2022

Proud IIUI Alumnus Mr. Kamal Mahmood Amjad Mian visit to IIUI

 IIU ALUMNUS MR. KAMAL INTERACTS WITH FACULTY & STUDENTS AT CAMPUS


Business Tycoons Mr. Kamal M. Amjad Mian Director Fast Cables and an International Islamic University (IIU) Alumni delivered talk in living purposefully series organized by Alumni Office of the university.

The lecture was attended by senior faculty members, officials of the Alumni office, Office of Protocol and Public Relations and students of the university.

In the talk, Mr. Kamal shared his success story and he also reminisced the day of the student life at IIUI. He paid rich tributes to his teachers adding that the university has a meaningful impact and role in his success.

He shed light on the importance of decision making and hard work. In the question answer session he explained the importance of industry and academia linkage. Calling upon youth he maintained that they best become relevant to the needs of society so that they may flourish in the industry and professional life. He assured of his maximum support through his business specially to the students of engineering.

Kamal Mahmood Amjad


Mian is an Executive Director and the Managing Director at Fast Cables Limited. 

Mr. Mian has more than 25 years’ experience in local and international corporate and industrial sectors.  He began his career as a corporate law attorney at Pakistan’s leading corporate law firm, Orr, Dignam & Co. Islamabad. Subsequently Mr. Mian worked at Pakistan Telecom Authority (PTA), Islamabad, Albaraka Group, Jeddah, HSBC Bank, Dubai & Saudi Hollandi Bank, Riyadh in the Islamic corporate and investment banking field for more than 10 years. 

Kamal Mian holds a Master of Laws degree specializing in corporate and international finance from Harvard Law School, Harvard University, USA. He obtained his LLB (Hons.) degree from International Islamic University, Islamabad.  He is a member of the Lahore High Court Bar Association. Mr. Mian has also obtained SECP accredited directors training from IBA, Karachi. 

Kamal Mian has played an active role in addressing the issues faced by the local manufacturing industry.  He was elected to the Executive Committee of the Lahore Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI) & as President of the Harvard Club of Pakistan in 2015. Mr. Mian is member of the steering committee of Pakistan Regulatory Modernization Initiative (PRMI) at Board of Investment, Islamabad. He is also a member of the Board of Trustees of Ihsaan Trust, Karachi and Fatima Latif Welfare Trust, Lahore.