Vice Chancellor UET Lahore Prof. Dr. Syed Mansoor Sarwar inaugurated UET Career Fair and visited the 161 stalls set by 104 companies. On the occasion, he talked to the representatives from the companies about placement of UET graduates in their organisations. He said, “This is the largest job fair organised by any university in the province.” “It provides a one-window operation to both students and companies to interact with each other for full-time job placements and/or summer internship.” added Dr Sarwar. The companies included from software and IT, Chemical and Polymer, Textile, construction, Steel and educational consultant etc. Over 50 companies conducted on-spot interviews for recruitment, around 20 companies conducted recruitment tests, and the remaining companies gave the students company orientation sessions. Over 8000 students participated the event.
The Vice Chancellor Prof. Dr. Syed Mansoor Sarwar also appreciated the efforts of the Chair and Co-chair of the organising team Prof Dr Naveed Ramzan and Prof. Dr. Asif Ali Qaiser and other team members including teachers, staff, and over 50 student volunteers for planning and managing the event. At the end of event, a closing ceremony was organised in which souvenirs were presented to representatives of the companies and organizers. The Vice Chancellor also advised to organize a similar event at UET New Campus at Kala Shah Kakoo in the near future.