The Prime Minister's Youth Laptop Scheme Phase-III has been officially launched on May 29th 2023, The project aims to give opportunities in the form of laptops to the young and talented students studying in public sector Higher Education Institutes (HEIs) across the country and Azad Jammu & Kashmir. The project has been approved by ECNEC, as the Prime Minister Youth Laptop Scheme (PMYLS) Phase-III. The "Post-Conference Award Ceremony" among the organizers and participants of the First International Conference on "Biodiversity of Arid Zone" hosted by Sub-Campus Umerkot at the Rest House Hall of the University. On this occasion, Vice Chancellor of Shah Abdul Latif University Khairpur, Dr. Khalil Ahmed Abuputo, Vice Chancellor of Shaheed Benazir Bhutto University of Veterinary and Animal Sciences, Sakrand, Dr. Muhammad Farooq Hassan Mateen, Head of Sindh Office of United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization, FAO. James Okoth and Pro VC of Sub-Campus Umerkot Dr. Jan Muhammad Marri also expressed their views.
Addressing the Cheque distributing ceremony to three students in the final year of the Faculty of Agricultural Engineering for financial support of their final design project by the Pakistan Engineering Council at the university senate hall, Vice Chancellor Dr. Fateh Marri said that after the independence of country, the engineers played a signified role in the development and construction of the country and agricultural engineers introduced innovation in agriculture and irrigation, and in the implementation of agricultural technology, therefore, the unique status of agricultural engineering should be recognized, and this field should be separated from chemical engineering.
The 78th meeting of the academic council of Sindh Agriculture University Tando Jam was held on Tuesday under the chair of the Vice Chancellor Dr Fateh Marri. According to the university spokesman, the meeting discussed and approved the academic calendar 2023 of the university.
Turkia and Sindh Agriculture University (SAU) have agreed to start various projects on modern agriculture, and Turkia will support to establish of a modern greenhouse and drone technology project at SAU, while experts emphasize the need for cooperation and joint research in modern agricultural projects and student linkage programs between institutes of both countries.
Chinese investors expressed their interest in the mango varieties of Sindh Province and visited Sindh Agriculture University and discussed with scientists and progressive farmers, about business opportunities in the mango-producing areas of Sindh, while participants agreed to promote the Mango Value Addition Program to gain access to lucrative international markets.
A high-level seminar of all stakeholders will be held in Karachi at the end of this month, to deal with the shortage of certified seeds of various crops in Sindh, under the auspices of Sindh Agriculture University SAU, while a province level Plant Breeding Society will be established to resolve the seed related issues. Rotary International Vice President Ms. Pat Merryweather said that the establishment of the Rotaract Club at Sindh Agriculture University is a positive step, we can work together with University on many welfare and social projects in the future, she told that work is in progress on a smart village for Ram Nagar near Chamber, while the Rotary Club has 1.4 million members in 12,000 cities around the world.
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