Workshop on Entrepreneurship Teaching Pedagogy for Karachi University Faculty Members Organized by IBA CED


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The Morning of 30th march 2016 was the time when the door of collaboration and new opportunities was opened between two of the institutions IBA and UoK, both of which are of highest tribute. This was made in terms of a workshop named as "Entrepreneurship teaching pedagogy" which was hosted by Center for Entrepreneurial Development (IBA CED) in collaboration with Office of the Research, Innovation and Commercialization (ORIC) of the University of Karachi. It was arranged in specific for the faculty of UoK representing different faculties like Sciences, Social Sciences, Engineering & Technology, Pharmacy and Management Sciences. The main objective was to promote entrepreneurship in different domains to achieve self-sustainability. The participants who were the faculty members of UoK were welcomed and briefed by the Registrar IBA Capt. Ahmed Zaheer. The session was honored with the presence of Prof. Dr. Azhar Iqbal, Dean Faculty of Pharmacy to represent the administration of the University of Karachi. Later on, the thought provoking sessions were conducted by Dr. Shahid Qureshi, Program Director of CED, IBA . The main emphasis was to foster and inculcate the inclusion of entrepreneurial tools in the traditional pedagogical methods involved in different disciplines like Natural Sciences, Applied Sciences and Technology. During ending session, Dr. Shahid urged the faculty members to promote entrepreneurial teaching so that their respective departments can become self-sustainable. In an overall manner, the UoK faculty showed their wider interest and paid their sincerest thanks to Dr. Shahid Qureshi and IBA CED team for arranging such an informative workshop. This event was truly a foundation stone of collaboration and mutual benefit that these two institutions can have from each other.

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