The Punjab University Institute of Agricultural Sciences (IAGS) has organized one day event titled “Entrepreneurship & Agri- Business Development Ideas and Job Fair” in collaboration with Agri Tourism Development Corporation of Pakistan and SA Group.
Punjab University Pro Vice Chancellor Prof. Dr. Muhammad Saleem Mazhar, Mr. Shoaib Afzal Malik, CEO, SA Group, Mr. Umer Farooq, Special Assistant to Chief Minister Punjab for Youth and Sports Affairs; Mr. Muhammad Ajmal Cheema, Minister for Punjab Chief Minister’s Inspection Team participated in the event.
IAGS Director Prof. Dr. Muhammad Saleem Haider highlighted the theme of job fair and educated the students about entrepreneurship and agri business Ideas. Dr. M. Shafiq and Mr. Tariq Tanvir reflected the basic concepts and ideas of beautification of the environment and also how business can be started. It was also proposed to discuss their current transformation, modification and developments.
More than 40 agri business industries displayed their stalls and got chances to meet agriculture students. A job fair was also a part of the event so that agriculture industry should have the chance to meet students who are job searcher in innovative agri-business ideas. More than 400 jobs were offered by the different companies to IAGS graduates.
Prof. Dr. Muhammad Saleem Mazhar presented shields to the guests and certificates to the participants. He also appreciated the efforts of Prof. Dr. Muhammad Saleem Haider, Director, Institute of Agricultural Sciences.