President University of Management and Technology (UMT) Ibrahim Hassan Murad met with Balochistan Chief Minister Jam Kamal Khan.
During the meeting views were exchanged on various issues including promotion of technology in the province, higher education, artificial intelligence as well as provision of scholarships to students.
Ibrahim Murad gave a brief overview of UMT’s educational and extra-curricular activities to the CM. Ibrahim Murad further said that learners from different cities across Pakistan, especially from every city of Balochistan, are getting quality education on scholarships and hundreds of Baloch students have completed their degrees in various programs as well.
“Our aim is the promotion of an innovation hub and knowledge economy in the country” said Ibrahim Murad.
Jam Kamal Khan appreciated the role of UMT in the education sector and said that they welcome the establishment of an institution like UMT to improve educational standards in Balochistan, adding that the Balochistan government will extend its full support in this regard.
Balochistan Chief Secretary Mather Niaz Rana and Secretary Higher Education Mohammad Hashim Ghilzai also attended the meeting. Later, the UMT president presented a souvenir to Jam Kamal Khan.