PPI Original Text (PPI-OT) – Open House at Military College of Signals
Rawalpindi, May 16, 2012 (PPI-OT): Reviving the tradition in celebration, a mega event of open house was organized by Military College of Signals (MCS) today in the college campus. Graduating students grabbed the opportunity to display their final year’s projects in the field of telecom and software engineering. More than 200 attendees from industry, business and academia were present on the occasion. The event established a liaison between institution and industry to find opportunities for future graduates in competitive market.
At this occasion the chief guest, Rector NUST, Lieutenant General Muhammad Asghar (Retired) said that engineering plays a pivotal role in the progress of a nation. Such events reveal that there is no dearth of talent in our country. Our youth is translating their inquisitive vision into useful innovation and contributing in provision of solution to society at large.
He also appreciated the efforts of MCS faculty in organizing the event to induct their students in their professional careers.
Commandant Military College of Signals Major General Shahid Maqbool opened the day with a welcome message and said that it is an opportunity to win success for talent. An open house is a platform for potential employers and our graduating students to come closer and share their mutual interests. He applauded the efforts of the faculty in guiding the students to present the current trends in research and technology in exciting and accessible “science-fair” atmosphere.
Graduating students displayed more than 55 project stalls to exhibit a broad spectrum of practically and commercially viable telecom and software projects. Leading business practitioners and professionals from corporate industry had set up their Recruitment Booths. They shared their organizational requirements with the graduating students and conducted follow up interviews.
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