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Provincial Secretary for Science, Technology and IT visited GIK Institute

Humayun Khan, Provincial Secretary for Science, Technology and IT visited GIK Institute, this Monday, to inspect various projects of his Department. He was accompanied by Dr. Khalid Khan, Director, Directorate of Science and Technology (DoST).

They also had a meeting with Jehangir Bashar, Rector GIK Institute, Pro-Rector Administration and Finance and faculty members to discuss various aspects of the provincially financed projects and later on visited the Incubation Centre and Reverse Engineering projects which are assigned to the GIK Institute. The delegation was given detailed briefings and presentations were also made about the aforementioned projects. The salient features and usefulness of the projects were highlighted before the Secretary who expressed satisfaction on the progress made and promised to support the same in the future also.


The achievements of the Incubation project were shared with the delegation by Mr. Abdullah Soomro, Director Incubation while the result-oriented research and finalization of outcome after thorough study and analysis of Reverse Engineering was presented by Professor Dr. Wasim A. Khan, Principal Investigator of the project along with Dr. Khalid Rehman.


The delegation also visited Faculty of Computer Science where Prof. Dr. Masroor Hussain briefed them about the super computer installed with the assistance of the provincial government. The GIK Institute offers different programs in the field of computer science and faculty members of different universities visit the Institute to avail the services for numerical methods for computational physics/mechanics etc. facility provided at the Institute.


Sardar Aminullah Khan, Pro-Rector (A&F), while appreciating the role of ST&IT Department in conceiving the projects assigned to GIK, assured the visiting officers of achieving the desired objectives of these two strategic projects in a timely manner. These two projects are going to have lasting impact on the economic life and promotion of entrepreneurship in the youth of the adjoining regions.


Earlier, Mr. Jehangir Bashar, Rector GIK Institute, while welcoming Secretary ST&IT and Director (DoST) to GIK Institute, acknowledged the contribution and assistance provided by the provincial government towards the development projects and building the infrastructure of the Institute that significantly improved the capacity for starting new disciplines and accommodating increased number of the students.

He apprised the delegation of the research and development activities of GIK as a premier Institute in the fields of engineering sciences and technology that has successfully imparted quality education to the talented students for near three decades.

Date: 9th December, 2020