By Asim Khan
Rahim Yar Khan (RYK), is a historic metropolis, located excessive south of Southern Punjab, on the financial institution of River Indus, was inbuilt 1751 A.D. throughout the Sumra Supremacy in Sindh. RYK is a vibrant and progressive metropolis with richness of saraiki- cholistani tradition, melodious music and timeless knowledge of Sufism lighted by Khawaja Ghulam Fareed a sufi saint from Kot Mithan in Rahim Yar Khan. Rahim Yar Khan is strategically positioned in an space, which is the converging level of three provinces (Punjab, Sindh and Baluchistan) of Pakistan.
This geographical location makes this metropolis the middle of not solely the well being & schooling however for enterprise, commerce and agriculture of Southern Punjab, Northern Sindh and Eastern Baluchistan as effectively. The thirst for data is all the time current amongst locals and the newest addition is KFUEIT to cater the wants of upper schooling. Rahim Yar Khan is strategically positioned in an space, which is converging level of three provinces (Punjab, Sindh and Baluchistan) of Pakistan.
This geographical location makes this metropolis the centre of not solely the well being & schooling however for enterprise, commerce and agriculture of Southern Punjab, Northern Sindh and Eastern Baluchistan as effectively. RYK Known as one of many largest producers of cotton and sugarcane, RYK has an Agri-based economic system of 65% inhabitants. This a part of the province has all the time been struggling for growth and alternatives for greater research.
The mother and father had been pressured to search for larger cities up north or excessive south of nation with the intention to discover greater schooling choices for his or her youngsters. The closest areas on either side of this metropolis having a devoted college, Bahawalpur and Sukkur, are at a distance of round 200 km every. In this state of affairs, college students had been certain to go for incremental expenditures in larger cities apart from educational bills whereas getting uncovered to extreme competitors in opposition to restricted seats in lots of establishments.
Under these circumstances, the presence of very first Engineering & Information Technology University in Rahim Yar Khan is unquestionably nothing lesser than a blessing for Southern Punjab, Northern Sindh and North Eastern Baluchistan. Established in 2014 underneath Punjab Assembly Act, the Khwaja Fareed University of Engineering & Information Technology (KFUEIT) Rahim Yar Khan, began its journey with merely 4 rooms, 5 school members and admission consumption in 4 diploma packages.
KFUEIT embarked upon an amazing progress monitor and began elevating the ladder yearly. The vibrant management of the Vice Chancellor alongside together with his very younger and energetic workforce left no stone unturned in attaining targets of a long time in simply few months not solely by way of bodily infrastructure however in educational excellence as effectively. Despite a number of hindrances and bottlenecks, this curler coaster journey of exponential progress didn’t decelerate owing to untiring dedication and dedication of the Vice Chancellor and his younger workforce.
Situated on Abu Dhabi Road Rahim Yar Khan, a stupendous and cutting-edge campus of KFUEIT is unfold over 275 acres and is supplied with all trendy services the place greater than 600 workers together with 200 instructing school members are performing their duties in making this college a premium establishment of the nation in days to come back. The fast-paced progress and such a rise in variety of college students is obvious of the truth that this University is successfully serving to the must of the area and contributing in direction of the event of native economic system.
Vision, Mission and Core Values of KFUEIT:
- To turn out to be a world-class college that contributes considerably to the event of regional economic system and uplift of local people by changing into an influence home of mental and human capital technology.
- To provide an academic expertise whereby:
- The curriculum and its supply conform to worldwide requirements The college students are supplied an atmosphere for healthful growth of their character and artistic potential The graduates produced are most wanted by potential employers
- To conduct analysis to resolve native and nationwide issues requiring data based mostly options. Establish 30 undergraduate diploma packages in six domains of Sciences & Mathematics, Engineering, Information & Communication Technology, Life Sciences & Healthcare, Management, Social & Legal Sciences, Humanities & Arts.
- Conduct analysis in inter-disciplinary areas of native and nationwide want to provide mental capital (data, options, Intellectual Property (IP)) and human capital (PhDs):
- Applied & Open Source Information Technology (Education, Health and Agriculture) Embedded Systems (Next Generation Smartphones, Tablets, Security Cameras, Home Automation Systems, Building Controls Systems, Factory & Production Line Automation for Agri-based Industries, Electric Vehicles Control Systems) Biotechnology (higher crops and fruit varieties) Food Science & Technology Water Resource Engineering / Management Environmental Science / Engineering Renewable Energy (Biomass, Solar PV, Wind and others) Information Security (Information Assurance, Cyber Warfare, Digital Forensics) Materials Engineering (Solid Electrolytes, Organic Photovoltaics, Nano-materials) Power Storage, Conversion & Management Heritage Studies Engineering Management, Healthcare Management and Supply Chain administration.
These core values permeate all our actions and kind a benchmark to guage our efforts in opposition to. These core values are the qualities that we need to maximize in our college students, school and workers.
The varsity welcomes Vice Chancellor, Prof. Muhammad Suleman Tahir who unveils his imaginative and prescient of registering KFUEIT among the many high rating universities of Pakistan and Asia in close to future. International conferences, seminars, world linkages and talks of worldwide audio system on superior analysis will likely be hallmark of this imaginative and prescient.
He is assured that very quickly this University will emerge among the many high ranks in National and Asian panorama. It may have its distinctive recognition of a student-centric college with greatest alternatives of high quality schooling and analysis, cutting-edge infrastructure and laboratories, enhanced deal with sports activities and different extracurricular actions and robust bondage with native trade.
Another outstanding initiative is scholarship for all transgenders and the feminine college students of engineering departments. The VC goals to perform his imaginative and prescient by creating a nice and meritorious tradition, the place ethical, skilled and moral grooming of scholars and workers will likely be accomplished as per worldwide necessities.
Students of this space may have KFUEIT as their first desire for greater schooling as an alternative of UET Lahore or different top-notch establishments of Lahore, Islamabad and Karachi. The University has lately held the primary convocation with dedication and imaginative and prescient to make the University a hit for Pakistan.