Lahore University of Management and Sciences (LUMS) and University of Engineering and Technology (UET) Lahore signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) to promote national development through collaboration by stimulating and supporting educational, professional and intercultural activities, as well as cooperative projects among students, scholars and faculty.
The MOU will facilitate all exchanges and academic cooperative initiatives between the two institutions in the areas of education research, teaching development, community services, student and faculty exchanges. The MOU signing ceremony was held at LUMS, where the Vice Chancellors of both the institutions along with the faculty members and staff were present. Prof. Dr. Fazal Ahmad Khalid, SI, Vice Chancellor UET Lahore and Prof. Dr. S. Sohail H. Naqvi, Vice Chancellor, LUMS signed the MOU. On this occasion, the Prof. Naqvi said that LUMS is open to all initiatives, for research promotion through collaboration, at the two institutions. He further briefed the delegate from UET about the indigenous IT tools developments, and promised an unconditional support to integrate those tools, in the existing processes at UET, to improve the efficiency of university processes. Sharing his views, on the MOU, Prof. Khalid emphasized on the importance of such initiatives and acknowledged the support from LUMS. Adding to his views, Prof. Khalid committed the availability of key laboratory facilities at the UET Lahore to the students and staff of LUMS for their research activities.