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PUCIT producing market-driven graduates: VC
PUCIT producing market-driven graduates: VC

LAHORE: (Sunday, April 2, 2017): Punjab University Vice Chancellor Prof Dr Zafar Mueen Nasir has said that PU College of Information Technology (PUCIT) is producing market-driven graduates due to which our graduates were playing leading role in multi-national and national IT companies. He was talking to media after visiting 7th job fair held at PUCIT New Campus here on Sunday. PUCIT Principal Prof Dr Syed Mansoor Sarwar, faculty members and a large number of students were present on the occasion.

As many as 43 leading multinational and national IT companies had set up their stalls and around 700 students participated in the event. Dr Zafar Mueen Nasir said that leading multinational and national IT companies were benefiting from the expertise and ideas of PUCIT graduates, who were working on key positions. He said that such events provide a good job opportunity for students. Prof Dr Mansoor Sarwar said many of these companies had been started by PUCIT graduates. He said that the purpose of the job fair was to facilitate our graduates in matching their skills and abilities with the available career opportunities by having them interact with recruitment executives and team leads of various software houses. He said that participant companies had conducted interviews and preliminary recruitment tests, collected CVs, presented technological trends and shared job descriptions/specifications of the available opportunities with the students.