Chief of Naval Staff Admiral Zafar Mahmood Abbasi NI (M) who is also the Pro-Chancellor and Chairman Board of Governors (BoG) Bahria University has appreciated the efforts of the Varsity for focusing on students grooming through academic teachings and its core values of integrity, creativity and excellence. The Naval Chief was chairing the 41st meeting of the Board of Governors (BoG) of Bahria University at BU Head Office Islamabad.
A detailed briefing was given to the Board on the progress of various ongoing projects, with special reference to growth and diversification in academic disciplines, infrastructure enhancement, budget and new initiatives of academic & nonacademic areas.
Admiral Zafar Mahmood Abbasi also appreciated the academic benchmarks being raised in the university aligned with its strategic vision and mission, including the programs being introduced in the domain of Maritime research and studies.
Bahria University has expended its domain to become first Maritime University of Pakistan with underlying objective of contributing towards blue economy of the country. The BoG meeting was attended by Board Members including senior Naval Officers, Secretary Ministry of Science & Technology, Financial Adviser Planning Ministry of Finance, Rector BU and relevant top management of Bahria University.