Dr. Arshad Ahmad Warmly Welcomes National Defence University and Delegation from Friendly Countries

Thursday, February 28, 2019

Exploring options to strengthen internationalisation with diverse partners, Dr. Arshad Ahmad, Vice Chancellor, LUMS welcomed a delegation from the National Defence University on November 14, 2018. The visiting delegation comprised of around 40 members from friendly countries, including officers from countries, like USA, UK, Brazil, Nigeria, Bangladesh, Russia, Saudi Arabia, UAE, China and others headed by Rear Admiral Zain Zulfiqar, Chief Instructor, Allied Officers Division (AOD) at National Defence University (NDU), Islamabad.

Dr. Ahmad briefed the delegation about LUMS and its proud history of achievement, and ambitious plans for the future. He shared that its inception in 1985, LUMS has strived to achieve the aim of imparting premier education while encouraging research and intellectual growth in the country.

The visit provided LUMS the opportunity to inform international counterparts about its academic excellence and share different perspectives about various sectors. Additionally, they looked into various possibilities of how diverse and productive collaborations can be made that can strengthen different educational and industrial sectors.