Sahiwal, August 27, 2020
Worthy Rector, COMSATS University Islamabad (CUI), Prof. Dr. Muhammad T. Afzal visited
CUI, Sahiwal Campus on Thursday, 27th August 2020. He was accompanied by Mr. Naveed
Ahmad Khan, Additional Registrar, Rector Secretariat, CUI, Principal Seat. A warm
welcome and reception given by Director CUI, Sahiwal Campus, Prof. Dr. Saleem Farooq
Shaukat, HoDs/ Incharges, Faculty and Officers.
Prof. Dr. Saleem Farooq Shaukat briefed the worthy rector about ongoing and future
programs at Sahiwal campus. He visited all academic blocks, Library, Labs of Computer
Sciences, CISCO, Electrical, Civil and Mechanical Engineering departments, PITB
e-Rozgaar Center, Software House, PhD Block, Student Service Center. He inaugurated
the CNC Lab in Mechanical Engineering Department and also paid a visit to the Montgomery
Museum. He took keen interest and was surprised to see the artifacts and antiquities
placed in the museum. Mr. Naveed Ahmad Khan briefed about the history and background
of establishing this museum.
He took part in Plantation Drive by planting a tree alongwith HoDs and Horticulture
department staff in a graceful ceremony. Worthy Rector also interacted with all
Heads/ Incharges of Departments and PhD faculty in meeting hall where queries of
faculty were discussed.
While talking to the PhD faculty, he said that he is very well aware about the issues
of faculty as well as staff members. Necessary steps have already been taken to
resolve pending issues of CUI family i.e. faculty, staff and students. He also said
that education paved the way of sustainable development of the economies.
He said that education has become life pattern in the modern world and no nation
could deny its importance. He said that education has been playing the most important
role in the life of modern and developed nations.
Prof. Dr. Muhammad T. Afzal said that all possible steps would be taken for facilitating
the students so that our youth can serve the nation and country with full passion
in future. Moreover, he stressed on quality teaching, applied research and entrepreneurial
mindset among students so that they can took part in creating opportunities for
The interaction session concluded with presentation of Souvenirs by Campus Director,
Prof. Dr. Saleem Farooq Shaukat to the worthy Rector, Prof. Muhammad T. Afzal and
the Additional Registrar, Mr. Naveed Ahmad Khan followed by a memorable group photo
in CS lawns.
At last, Prof. Dr. Saleem Farooq Shaukat extended gratitude to the Honorable Rector,
Prof. Dr. Muhammad T. Afzal for sparing time from his busy schedule.
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