Provincial Minister for Higher Education Raja Yassir Humayun Sarfraz visited New Campus UET Lahore

Provincial Minister for Higher Education Raja Yassir Humayun Sarfraz visited University of Engineering and Technology (UET) Lahore New Campus at Kala Shah Kaku. Vice Chancellor UET Prof. Dr. Syed Mansoor Sarwar welcomed the delegation. At this occasion Deans of all faculties, Heads of all departments, Campus Coordinator UET New Campus Prof. Dr. Tanveer Iqbal and Registrar Muhammad Asif were also. Higher Education Minister Raja Yassir Humayun Sarfraz inaugurated the newly constructed Department of Computer Sciences, visited various labs and met the faculty and students. The department is offering the degree programs of B.Sc. Computer Science, B.Sc. Software Engineering, MS Computer Science and PhD Computer Science. This new department has state of the art facilities with capacity of more than 700 seats, which is a great opportunities for the students of surrounding areas specially. On this occasion, Provincial Minister Higher Education Raja Yassir Humayun Sarfraz said that the development of information technology is the need of the hour and by exposing our children to modern sciences, we can meet the requirements of the present era. He expressed the hope that the University of Engineering and Technology will achieve significant achievements in the field of computer sciences by focusing on artificial intelligence and machine learning while maintaining its previous traditions of pro-active approaches to latest technologies. Vice Chancellor UET Lahore Prof. Dr. Syed Mansoor Sarwar during briefing highlighted that UET has introduced the new course of Data Science in all degree programs of IT field, which will ultimately help our students to compete at par both nationally and internationally. After inauguration of the building, trees were also planted in UET New campus. Large number of students, staff and faculty members took part in tree plantation drive.

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