Karachi—A total of 569 graduates were conferred degrees in the disciplines of Management Sciences, Computer Sciences and Engineering at the 13th Convocation ceremony of the PAF-Karachi Institute of Economics & Technology here on Thursday evening.
Dr. Ishrat-ul-Ebad Khan, Governor of Sindh, was the chief guest on the occasion. Air Chief Marshal Sohail Aman, Chief of the Air Staff, Pakistan Air Force, was also present.
The College of Management Sciences awarded 41 degrees in BBA, 7 in BS Accounting & Finance, 171 in MBA and 7 in MS Management Sciences degree programs.
The College of Computing & Information Sciences awarded 60 degrees in BS Computer Sciences, 18 in BS-Enterprise Resource Planning, 28 in MCS, 5 in MBA Management Information System, 16 in MS Computer Sciences, 7 in MS Electronic Engineering, 19 degrees were awarded to Bachelor in Computer Arts and 7 to Master in Computer Arts graduates.
Furthermore, the College of Engineering awarded 183 degrees to the graduates of BE Electronics degree program.
The chief guest awarded gold and silver medals to the students who excelled in various disciplines.
Dr. Ishrat ul Ebad Khan emphasized the importance of higher education and the significance of research and development for the progress of the country. President of the Institute, Air Vice Marshal (Retd) Tubrez Asif, delivered the welcome address.
The following are the gold medalists in various disciplines: Yusra Shehzadi (BBA). Aaqib Saeed (BS Computer Sciences). M Ammar Hassan (BE Electronics). Farah Wahid Khan (Bachelor in Computer Arts) M Danyal Raza (BS Accounting & Finance) Sumaira Zubair (BS-Enterprise Resource Planning) Mariam Khan (MBA) Abdul Rauf Shaikh (MBA Enterprise Resource Planning) Zaheer Abbas (MCS) Nabiha Zeeshan (Master in Computer Arts) Ghulam Muhammad (MS Management Sciences) M Bilal Aslam (MS-Software Engineering) Waqar Ahmed (MS Electronic Engineering).