1LINK onboards Dow University of Health Sciences (DUHS) on 1BILL for Bill Payment Services

This strategic alignment will facilitate Dow university to digitize collections of their student fees, donations & vendor payment through a wider national payment infrastructure (1BILL) and 24/7 availability on all 1LINK members.

Dow University of Health Sciences (DUHS) has been onboarded by 1LINK (Pvt.) Ltd as a Biller. This strategic alignment will facilitate Dow university to digitize collections of their student fees, donations & vendor payment through a wider national payment infrastructure (1BILL) and 24/7 availability on all 1LINK members.
This event was attended by Professor Dr. Muhammad Syed Quarishi, VC – Dr. Ashaq Afaq, Registrar, Mr. Syed Zainul Abdin Shah, Director Finance, Mr. Syed Sohaib Shams, Director IT, Mr. Hamid Ali Shah, Ad. Director Finance, Mr. Syed Farhan Mahmood, Director HR, Mr. Kamran Bilgrami, Mr. Noman Qadri, Senior legal counsel Mr. Rakesh Kumar, A.M Alumni and Marketing Communications from DUHS. Mr. Najeeb Agrawalla CEO, Mr. Syed Suleman Hasan, Chief Risk Officer, Mr. Umer Ansari, Head of Business Development, and Adeel Asad, AGM – Digital Partnerships from 1LINK’s side.
Mr. Najeeb Agrawalla, CEO 1LINK commented, ‘’We welcome DUHS on the digital rails of 1BILL. This arrangement will maximize collection touchpoints for DUHS and provide the much-needed ease and convenience to both individuals and corporates. This is another step towards facilitating customers in shifting to digital payment channels.”

Speaking on the occasion Professor Dr. Muhammad Syed Quraishi – VC DUHS said, “Today we have signed an agreement with 1LINK which I think will go a long way in helping our students and in their financial transactions in the university, It will also help our finance directorate in resourcing the amount of money received by the university and transacted by DUHS to the vendors. I hope this will be a successful partnership and I am sure it will ease payment collection obstacles faced by the university.”

About Dow University of Health Sciences (DUHS):

The Dow Medical College was established at Hyderabad in 1881. It was relocated to Karachi by Sir Hugh Dow, Governor of Sindh in 1945. Until 1947, it was an affiliate of the University of Bombay. After the independence of India, it was under the University of Sindh, and later, it was affiliated with Karachi University. It was in 2004 when the Dow University of Health Sciences was established as an independent institution, with Dow Medical College and many other colleges being put under its umbrella. Today it is one of the Largest and most comprehensive Health System in Pakistan with 21 Colleges /Schools/ Institutes, 5 Hospitals, 5000+ Staff, 8000+ Students, 1700+ Faculty, 53 Lab Collection Units, 3 Dental Clinics, 4 Chest Clinics, and 4 Radiology Centers. We envision being a pre-eminent academic institution committed to changing and saving lives.