STAFF REPORT ISB: Media Development Trust and FAST – National University of Computer and Emerging Sciences, have signed an MoU to develop initiatives for development, empowerment and mainstreaming research in Pakistan.
The MoU was signed at the School of Management at FAST. Adil Amin Kazi, Head of Department, School of Management, FAST, and Amir Jahangir President Media Development Trust signed the document.
On this occasion President Media Development Trust (MDT) and CEO Mishal Pakistan, Amir Jahangir, said that MDT is working with multiple academic institutions in the country to bridge the gap between academic research and industry practices. There is wide gap between industry practices and theories being taught at our universities.
Sharing his views on the occasion, Adil Amin Kazi appreciated the initiative taken by FSM and MDt in pursuit of bridging industry-academia relationship, terming the handshake as a milestone.
Dr. Arshad Ali the Director FAST-NU and Dr. Affan A Syed Director ORIC FAST-NU also joined the ceremony and shared their confidence in this collaboration and expressed their commitment in creation of hybrid pool of resources for knowledge sharing by virtue of FSM-MDT initiative.