National University of Modern Languages (NUML) and Pakistan Red Crescent Society (PRCS) signed an accord on January 14, 2019 to establishing a youth volunteer club in NUML. In youth volunteer Club, NUML students will get the opportunity to participate in volunteerism activities. Formation of this club will inculcate and promote volunteerism in students through various opportunities.
MOU signing ceremony was held at NUML Islamabad campus. Rector NUML Maj.Gen Zia Uddin Najam HI(M)(Retd) & Secretary General PRCS Mr. Khalid Bin Majeed were the main signatories
National University of Modern Languages (NUML) and IBA Sukkur University signed an accord on January 20, 2019. MOU signing ceremony was held at NUML Islamabad campus.
Rector NUML Maj.Gen Zia Uddin Najam HI(M)(Retd) & VC IBA Sukkur University Mr. Nisar Ahmad Siddiqui were the main signatories.
Both the parties agreed to cooperate in diverse fields pertaining to research publications, capacity building, entrepreneurship, innovation, joint research projects & information exchange.
Mr Nasir Ahmad Siddiqui, Vice Chancellor- Sukkur IBA University held a special Interactive Session with the faculty of Management Sciences of NUML organized by ORIC NUML & FMS.
While addressing the faculty members he started out by identifying the relevancy of course content with the job market. He emphasized on interactive teaching methods. There is an emerging trend of Artificial intelligence and is constantly replacing cognitive intelligence. Sukkur IBA success stories with the Faculty members were also shared for the purpose of replicating the model in the NUML University.
ORIC NUML organized a seminar titled “Air quality & climate change” Mitigation and Adaption strategies for Pakistan on the closing ceremony of HEC Social Integration and Outreach Program - SIOP Project “Drivers of Change” on February 26, 2019. Seminar focused on adapting ecofriendly driving practices. Main aim of this seminar was to make people aware of environmental hazards and to encourage pollution cessation campaigns.
Zartaj Gul, Minister for state for climate change graced the seminar as chief guest of the inaugural session. Mr. Malik Amin Aslam, Federal Minister and advisor to PM on climate change graced the seminar as chief guest of the closing session.
NUML Research Facilitation Center of ORIC NUML & Faculty of Management sciences organized two day faculty workshop on “Case Study Method of Teaching” from Feb 27- 28. It was in house case study workshop for two days designed for the faculty of NUML University Islamabad.
Course deliberation were on the following themes:
• Introduction to case study method teaching.
• How to analyse a case study?
• Philosophy of case study method.
• Approaches to discuss a Case Study
• Distributing the Graham & Ms. Macomber Case
• Reflection and Planning
The workshop was directed by Mr Adnan Iftikhar – Faulty of Management Sciences & Dr Fauzia Mubarak – Faculty of Management Sciences.
Executive Development Center (EDC) of ORIC NUML organized two day commercial workshop on Data Transformation and Analysis from March, 7-8, 2019. The workshop focused on manipulation and analysis of data using Microsoft Excel. Excel is widely used as a tool for data analysis and supporting decision making.
One day workshop on writing effective case studies was organized by ORIC NUML in collaboration with the Faculty of Management Sciences of NUML on April 1, 2019. The workshop was conducted by Dr. Arif Iqbal Rana, Associate Professor at the Suleman Dawood School of Business, Lahore University of Management Sciences who is also the Director of the Case Research Center at LUMS.
NUML University Islamabad & Digital Transformation Solution Pvt. Ltd (DTS) signed an accord on May 6, 2019 for exclusive training on SAP Modules and Certification. The aim of this initiative is to help students to acquire the professional certification & to explore lucrative opportunities in the professional market.
Director General NUML, Brig Muhammad Ibrahim & Managing Director DTS, Mr. Babar Hussain Khan were the main signatories
Both the parties agreed to conduct SAP Career Counseling session in NUML. NUML University will be the hub for Islamabad & Rawalpindi global SAP certification exam. DTS will refer NUML top students for Job & Internships placement
ORIC NUML in collaboration with Digital Transformation Solution Pvt. Ltd (DTS) organized an information session on “SAP Career Roadshow” on May 24th, 2019 at NUML University Islamabad. Main purpose of the session was to promote SAP education and certification among the students of NUML University.
Mr. Waleed Mirza, SAP Consultant intimated the participants about the benefits of SAP certification and a very vivid comparison between the traditional and SAP market was also discussed.
NUML Staff Training & Development program commenced from June 10 – July 5, 2019 was a 4 week’s rigorous training program for administrative & clerical associates organized by ORIC NUML. 20 participants from different departments of NUML attended this training program. The training program served as a complete roadmap for Administrative Staff in escalating their efficiency at workplace.
A memorandum of understanding (MoU) was signed between ORIC and Pakistan Institute of Management (PIM) on February 25, 2020. Purpose of this MoU is to collaborate for capacity building activities and for this purpose share intellectual, physical and human resources.
EDC organized a commercial training titled, “Beginners Guide to Human Resource Management” it was a two-day rigorous training on HR practices held on February 6-7, 2020. Training modules were Metrics, Organizational Structure and Design, Identifying SWOT in terms of Human Resource.
EDC organized one-day workshop on ‘Communication & Research Skills’ on March 13, 2020, for the students engaged in the research project titled, “Education Financing for Vocational/Technical Education: A Neglected Case” under National Research Program for Universities (NRPU).
ORIC organized Faculty Development Program (FDP) from March 09-13, 2020 based on modules, General Teaching Philosophy Development, Curriculum and Lesson Planning, Lecture Developing Techniques, Classroom Dynamics, Preparing Assessment Instruments and Teachers Self-Reflection.
R & SI Division held discussion on strengthening university-industrial linkages with industry representatives in Conference Room on Ground Floor of Ibn-e-Rushd Block on June 10, 2021. The meeting was co-chaired by Pro-Rector R&SI Division, Dr. Zubair Iqbal Ghauri and President Rawalpindi Chamber of Commerce and Industries (RCCI), Mr. Mohammad Nasir Mirza. Participants were Dr. Muhammad Safeer Awan (Pro-Rector Academics), Mr. Salman Yasin (Senior Manager, BI, PMO, ZONG), Mr. Humayun Shuja (Director Marketing, Net Solutions), Mr. Ghulam Shabbir (CEO, Momentum Pvt. Ltd.), Dr. Naveed Akhtar (Dean Faculty of Management Sciences) and Dr. Ata Ullah (Head Business Incubation Center). It was concluded to propose a plan of action for future collaboration.
R & SI Division held discussion on future course of action to enhance research and commercialization activities in light of new HEC ORIC Policy with industry representatives in Conference Room on Ground Floor of Ibn-e-Rushd Block on June 08, 2021. The meeting was co-chaired by Pro-Rector R & SI Division, Dr. Zubair Iqbal Ghauri and President Islamabad Chamber of Commerce and Industries (ICCI), Mr. Sardar Yasir Ilyas Khan. It was concluded to work in terms of research projects, exchange of research ideas and internship opportunities.