PU VC seeks alumni’s role for better ranking

LAHORE: (Tuesday, February 13, 2024): Punjab University Vice Chancellor Prof Dr Khalid Mahmood has said that alumni of PU can play an active role at every level for improving the ranking further and better future of our students. He was addressing a meeting organized by Punjab University Alumni Office (PUAO) for focal persons of departments in the seminar hall of Center for South Asian Studies here on Tuesday. On this occasion, PUAO Director Prof Dr Mumtaz Anwar Chaudhry, Director Center for South Asian Studies Dr Naheed S. Goraya, Director External Linkages Prof Dr Sobia Khuram, Director Career Counseling and Placement Center Prof Dr Naveed Ahmed and focal persons from various departments were present. In his address, Prof Dr Khalid Mehmood said that Punjab University has produced many eminent personalities who are serving at the national and international level. He said that all the departments of Punjab University should work together for the betterment of the alumni and incumbent students. He said that the cooperation of alumni is necessary for the positive image, strength and industry requirements of Punjab University. Dr Mumtaz Anwar Chaudhry said that it is a common practice in the best universities of the world to keep alumni connected. He said that a strong alumni association is the need of the hour to maintain the leadership of Punjab University. He said that the platform is necessary to appreciate the services of alumni of PU and make them realize their importance.