The ceremony commenced with an inspiring address by the Dr. Shahid Munir Chairperson (T.I) of PHEC, who emphasized the vital role of higher education in driving economic growth and prosperity in Pakistan. He commended the authors for their forward-thinking approach and their dedication to reshaping the landscape of higher education.
Distinguished Vice Chancellors and Directors of ORICs from various universities attended the event, demonstrating their commitment to fostering a culture of innovation and entrepreneurship within their institutions. Their presence underscored the importance of collaboration and knowledge sharing in realizing the book’s vision.
The highlight of the ceremony was the recognition and appreciation bestowed upon the authors of “Entrepreneurial Higher Education.” Their innovative ideas and tireless efforts to promote entrepreneurial education within academic institutions received resounding applause from the audience. The authors’ dedication to equipping students with the skills and mindset required for the rapidly evolving job market was lauded as a transformative step towards a prosperous future.
Among the notable, Hakeem Usman, Chairman, Marhaba Industries, Abid Shirwani, DG, UMT, Dr. Rashid Aftab, Director, Riphah Policy Institute and Rahmat Ullah author of the book spoke on the occasion.