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News Archive February 2017

UMT-SBE Students Study at Tianjin Polytechnic University, China
UMT-SBE Students Study at Tianjin Polytechnic University, China

Monday, February 27, 2017

The batch of nine students from the School of Business and Economics (SBE) went to study at Tianjin Polytechnic University, Tianjin, China. The visit is the result of an MoU signed between the two institutions for teachers and students exchange programs.   

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TKS Organizes System Orientation Session
TKS Organizes System Orientation Session

Wednesday, February 22, 2017

The Knowledge School Network, Head Office, organized System Orientation Session for its new campuses at UMT. The purpose of this full day event was to share the standards and services of TKS Network. Zahid Waraich, CEO TKS, gave the note of welcome to the Network Associates of more 25 new camp...

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More than 300 Students Presented Merit Awards
More than 300 Students Presented Merit Awards

Tuesday, February 21, 2017

UMT has always recognized the talent of students and their passion for getting knowledge and performing better throughout their academic paths. More than three-hundred brilliant UMT students 177 males and 190 female students secured merit awards in a special Rector’s and Deans’ Merit Aw...

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UMT and STDU, China, Ink MoU for Faculty and Student Exchange
UMT and STDU, China, Ink MoU for Faculty and Student Exchange

Tuesday, February 21, 2017

An MOU between UMT, Lahore and Shijiazhuang Tiedao University, China, was signed to foster collaboration between the two varsities regarding combined research in the areas of information technology, computer science, engineering, locomotive technology and building infrastructure. Fei Rong, Vice Pre...

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UMT-QEC Ranked in W Category for the Fifth Time in a Row
UMT-QEC Ranked in W Category for the Fifth Time in a Row

Wednesday, February 15, 2017

Quality Enhancement Cell (QEC) of UMT has achieved 92.5% for the period ending June 30, 2016 which leads QEC again in 'W Category.' The quantitative assessment is conducted by the Quality Assurance Agency of HEC Pakistan, on yearly basis.  For the last five years, our QEC has mainta...

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SBE Delegation Attends 4th Deans and Directors Conference
SBE Delegation Attends 4th Deans and Directors Conference

Wednesday, February 15, 2017

The 4th Deans and Directors Conference organized by NBEAC on February 7-8, 2017 was attended by a delegation of UMT School of Business and Economics (SBE) led by Dean SBE Bob Wheeler. The conference was chaired by Dr Hasan Sohaib Murad, Rector UMT and Chairman NBEAC. This was the fourth strategic l...

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UMT Alumnae-led Pakistani Startup Beauty Hooked Raises $280,000 Seed Funding
UMT Alumnae-led Pakistani Startup Beauty Hooked Raises $280,000 Seed Funding

Tuesday, February 14, 2017

Home-grown beauty services platform, Beauty Hooked, has just closed their seed funding round of $280,000 led by Fatima Ventures. Through this beauty platform, users can search, review, and book appointments at various salons and spas. The startup was founded in 2015 by Cornell grad Sahr Said along ...

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Dr Hasan Appreciates NBEAC Team for Organizing 4th Deans and Directors Conference
Dr Hasan Appreciates NBEAC Team for Organizing 4th Deans and Directors Conference

Tuesday, February 14, 2017

National Business Education Accreditation Council (NBEAC) held 4th consecutive Deans and Directors Conference at Serena Hotel, Islamabad, on February 7-8, 2017. Ahsan Iqbal, Federal Minister for Planning, Development and Reform, was the chief guest at the inaugural ceremony of the two-day conferen...

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ILM Group of Colleges Inks MoU for Lahore-Shahdara
ILM Group of Colleges Inks MoU for Lahore-Shahdara

Friday, February 10, 2017

ILM Group of Colleges network continues to expand at a rapid pace. An MoU was signed for ILM College Shahdara (Model Campus) at the Head Office, Lahore. Abid H K Shirwani, Chief Executive Officer (CEO), ILM Group of Colleges, presided over the signing ceremony. Zahid Waraich, Chief Operating Office...

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MS Programs in Marketing and Management included in Eduniversal Best Masters Ranking 2016/2017
MS Programs in Marketing and Management included in Eduniversal Best Masters Ranking 2016/2017

Thursday, February 09, 2017

The MS Management and MS Marketing  programs offered by UMT-SBE have been included in the Eduniversal Best Masters Ranking 2016/2017 (6th edition).  The ranking celebrates academic excellence through analysis of more than 17,000 programs from 1000 universities and schools in 154 coun...

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UMT-SBE to Work on Management Simulation by the Smith School of Business, USA

Monday, February 06, 2017

UMT-SBE has been chosen among five top schools to work on a beta Management Simulation by the Smith School of Business, University of Maryland, USA. The selection was made from over 100 schools in the Global Business School Network. A team of six SBE students from the Information Systems Depar...

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Business Schools and Industry are Key Stakeholders of  Doctoral Programs: Dr Hasan Addresses ACDOC 2017
Business Schools and Industry are Key Stakeholders of Doctoral Programs: Dr Hasan Addresses ACDOC 2017

Monday, February 06, 2017

The Asian Conclave on Doctoral Programs (ACDOC) 2017) organized by UMT in collaboration with National Business Education Accreditation Council (NBEAC) is being held today at Serena Hotel, Islamabad. Dr Hasan Sohaib Murad, Chairperson NBEAC and Rector UMT, gave the welcome speech during the inaugura...

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UMT Wins ACM-ICPC 2016 to Qualify for World Finals to be held in the USA
UMT Wins ACM-ICPC 2016 to Qualify for World Finals to be held in the USA

Monday, February 06, 2017

The ACM International Collegiate Programming Contest (ICPC) is a multitier, team-based, programming competition operating under the sponsorship of ACM and headquartered at Baylor University. UMT organized the regional contest for the Pakistan Region in November 2016. Apart from ACM and IBM, Dr Hasa...

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Delegation from French Higher Education Visits UMT
Delegation from French Higher Education Visits UMT

Thursday, February 02, 2017

A diplomatic delegation from the French Embassy Islamabad headed by Sébastien Cartier, Higher Education Attaché, and Stephane Gaillard, Director, French Center, Lahore, visited UMT Campus and met Dr Hasan Sohaib Murad, Rector UMT, on February 2, 2017. The delegation took a keen intere...

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Benje Williams from Amal Academy Discusses Career Challenges with UMT Students
Benje Williams from Amal Academy Discusses Career Challenges with UMT Students

Wednesday, February 01, 2017

Amal Academy conducted an informative session for SBE students at the Campus on January 30, 2017. The session was an aspiration to make students aware about the challenges they can face in their career path. In this era of hard competition nothing is worse than missing an opportunity. Benje William...

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UMT Admissions Office Team Visits Cadet College Petaro, Sindh
UMT Admissions Office Team Visits Cadet College Petaro, Sindh

Wednesday, February 01, 2017

The UMT Admission Office Team comprising of Moazzam Ali and Muhammad Saleem visited Cadet College Petaro, Sindh and made a presentation to hundreds of students. They met with students, staff and the principle and presented UMT as the premier institution of higher learning in the country. The team a...

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