The closing ceremony of IESS 2017 took place at main campus IBA Karachi, chaired by Dr. Farrukh Iqbal

IESS 2017

The closing ceremony of IESS 2017 took place on 25th August, 2017 at main campus IBA Karachi, chaired by Dr. Farrukh Iqbal, Dean & Director IBA. Dr. Shahid Qureshi, (Program Director IBA Aman-CED) commenced the closing ceremony with a brief introduction of IESS 2017. He highlighted that 10 international students 7 national students, and 48 IBA students participated in this program. Furthermore, he elaborated that 5 renowned international faculty members from, University of Oxford, New York University & Seoul University taught in IESS along with IBA faculty members. The mix of academic sessions along with inter-city visits and trip to beautiful Naran, Kaghan, Islamabad & Lahore made it one of its kind program. Dr. Najam Assistant Professor, IBA gave an overview of the Discover Pakistan program which included 09 days trip to Lahore, Islamabad and Naran, Kaghan.

IESS 2017 was inaugurated, on 7th August 2017. This year IBA AMAN CED hosted participants from Germany, Czech Republic, China, Indonesia, & Netherland along with national participants from Pakistan. The 10-days entrepreneurship course was delivered by renowned national as well as international faculty and various guest speakers from Germany, South Korea, Singapore and New York who imparted the essentials of Entrepreneurship.

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As a part of Experience Karachi program participants attended 35 academic sessions and visited the famous places of Karachi as Do- Darya, Mausoleum of the founder of Pakistan, Mohatta Palace, Beach, and Frere Hall etc.

To Discover Pakistan, international participants along with Team IESS went on a blissful journey of 9 days to explore the northern beauty of Pakistan. The journey began from travelling in a business class train to Islamabad. Participants were overwhelmed to find out the hidden beauty of Pakistan by going to places such as Naran, Kaghan, Babusar top, Lulusar Lake, Saif-ul-mulook, Kehwra salt mine, Badshahi masjid, Kawai, Faisal Mosque, Shahi Qila, Anarkali Barzar etc.

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After the introduction of this year's journey of IESS, certificates were distributed among participants by the chief guest Dr. Farrukh Iqbal. He shared his thoughts about the program and appreciated IESS 2017 team for carrying out a remarkably diverse experience for all the participants and reaching new heights of success.

To conclude the ceremony International Participants shared their overall experience of IESS and a note of thanks was given by the Program Manger IESS, Mahira Cheema.

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