The Incubator Start Up Launch - 2017
GIK Institute is proud to establish “THE INCUBATOR” that provides a platform for GIK Institute’s students/graduates as well as for final year students/ fresh graduates of other universities of Pakistan. THE INCUBATOR provides services to the participants with required facilities such as technical assistance, office space, computer and internet services, phone and fax facilities and help in locating venture capitalist to convert their startups into a full-fledged company. THE INCUBATOR achieves this under the guidance of specialized faculty and mentors. THE INCUBATOR is to create an entrepreneurial atmosphere thus nurturing ideas into commercialized products
THE INCUBATOR strives to enhance the concept of marketability and entrepreneur skills in participants working in any area. This helps in promoting economic growth and reducing poverty in the country by building private enterprises.
The event of THE INCUBATOR start up launch will be held on 23rd February, 2017. The start ups previously have been very beneficial to the students since last year.
Following are the names of the selected teams for the Incubator start up launch - 17
22nd February, 2017
Recruitment activities started at GIK Institute
Every year organizations visit GIK Institute to conduct exclusive recruitment drives to hire prospective graduates and interns. This year in Spring 2017, following organizations already conducted the drives:
3. Qadri Group
4. Reckitt Benckiser (Pakistan) Ltd
5. Pakistan Tobacco Company
7. BASF Pakistan (Pvt.) Ltd.
8. Unilever Pakistan
Also following companies are scheduled to visit GIK Institute to conduct their recruitment drives:
1. Proctor & Gamble
3. TRG-Ibex Global
8. Shell Pakistan
9. Philip Morris International
10. Karachi Electric
11. Pakistan State Oil
There are number of other organization to confirm their participation for Industrial Open House and Careers Fair 2017, which is going to be held on April 06-07, 2017. ...
13th February, 2017
Best University Teacher Award 2015
G.I.K. Institute faculty member, Dr. Syed Fawad Hussain, Associate Professor from the Faculty of Computer Sciences and Engineering, recieving the HEC Best University Teacher Award (BUTA). The Best University Teacher Award – the highest award for the teaching profession at the national level -
is conferred annually by the Higher Education Commission to those faculty members who have demonstrated outstanding performances during the award year based on their teaching, research, and other scholarly work.
G.I.K. Insitute faculty members have been recipient of this prestigious national award every year, without interruption, since 2010.
7th February, 2017
GIK Institute signs MoU with Aksaray University, Turkey under Mevlana Exchange Programme Protocol
Aksaray University is one of the top teir universities in Turkey. It was founded on 17th March 2006 and has a student population of more than 20000. The university consists of 10 Faculties, 2 Institutes, 7 Higher Vocational Schools, 4 schools and 2 other reserach centers (including the Center of Research and Application). For detailed information, please visit the website: http:// http://en.aksaray.edu.tr/
The GIK Institute signed Mevlana Exchange Programme Protocol with Aksaray University Turkey on 24th January 2017 to promote student and faculty exchange between the partner institutions. Student exchange of 5 months and faculty exchange of 2 weeks are possible under the signed agreement. Faculty of Electrical Engineering & Electronics, Faculty of Mechanical Engineering and students from Physics, Mathematics and Chemistry are eligible to apply for this exchange program.
The Mevlana Exchange Programme Protocol was the result of a recent visit of Dean FES and Official Coordinator of Mevlana Program, Prof. Dr. Jameel-Un Nabi, to Aksaray University Turkey, in order to foster international research linkages between the two universities. Prof. Dr. Jameel-Un Nabi is the official coordinator of exchange programs with 11 international universities. ...
26th January, 2017
GIK Institute signs Letter of Collaboration (LoC) with UTM
GIK Institute has signed Letter of Collaboration (LoC) with Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM) with the objective of strengthening their mutual cooperation as well as striving for the promotion of mutual exchanges – reciprocal exchange and visits by academic staff and students for research, teaching.
23rd January, 2017
Internet Bandwidth Enhanced Across GIK
With the current Internet access available across the campus in Faculties, undergraduate and post graduate Hostels including several outdoor Wi-Fi bullet routers stretching over vast open campus area, the GIK Internet is now set to a new enhanced bandwidth of 233Mpbs.
The purpose of this high speed Internet access is to provide communication infrastructure to the students and faculty members to meet their networking, education and research requirements. The network has evolved significantly and is providing valuable services, like high-speed Internet and intranet, audio/video conferencing, and access to digital library resources.
The enhancement is a result of increase in PERN (Pakistan Education Research Network) bandwidth from 96Mpbs to 120Mpbs. This bandwidth is in addition to the 70Mbps PTCL bandwidth and 43Mbps DSL bandwidth already available to faculty and students.
The increased bandwidth can be accessed by students at any one of the below Proxy Settings:
1) 60Mbps Bandwidth
Proxy Server: 192.168.100.13
2) 64 Mbps Bandwidth
Proxy Server: 192.168.100.113
Port: 8080 ...
23rd January, 2017
Fall-2016 result has been announced. Click here to view.
3rd January, 2017
President of Pakistan visits GIK
President Mamnoon Hussain, who is also the Chancellor of GIK Institute, visited the Institute on 15th December, 2016. Addressing students, he said that the industrial and technological revolution would create several opportunities in the country and it was time to equip the youth with new advancements in these sectors and enable them to grab these opportunities. The President stressed on comprehensive planning for promotion of professional and technical education to ascertain and meet the demands emerging in near future in different sectors, adding that the educational institutes had a great responsibility to show in this regard. “It is my dream that out institutes get world fame by promoting research work and quality education and the students from across the world wish to come to Pakistan to get their higher education” he said and added that GIK and some other institutes had the potential to gain excellence in the world.
29th December, 2016
Seminar on Solar PV by MAVETECH
It was a one-day seminar, conducted on December 12th, 2016. The seminar was conducted in collaboration with Mavetech Pvt. Ltd. Mavetech makes solar energy easy and offers a myriad of services and solutions, from design, material sourcing, installation, commissioning, testing and training. Mr. Jahanzaib Tariq from Mavetech delivered the lectures. Dr. Tahseen Amin Qasuria from Faculty of Engineering Sciences assisted in the organization of the workshop.
The seminar was held in the MLH of Faculty of Engineering Sciences. This seminar was intended especially for final year students of Faculty of Engineering Sciences, Electronics Engineering and Material Science Engineering. This seminar also included an exam for the participants conducted by Mavetech. The students who secured the top three positions in the exam were offered internship positions at Mavetech. Moreover, Mavetech also offered fully funded final year projects related to solar energy to the shortlisted final year students of GIKI.
The participants took great interest in the lectures given by Mr. Jahanzaib which was reflected by the Q/A session at the end of the seminar. The overall response of the participants was quite excellent. Some snaps from the seminar and the summary of evaluation are as follows:
To summarize, the response of the student about this seminar was quite overwhelming. One of the participating students submitted the following comment: “Explored a new side of electronics engineering“. Many other students were encouraged by this seminar to take up and work on solar energy related problems as their Final Year Project. The students were thankful to Prof. Dr. Jameel-un-Nabi and Faculty of Engineering Sciences for arranging such a productive seminar. ...
29th December, 2016
National Design, Build and Fly Competition (DBFC-12)
We are pleased to inform you that GIK Institute of Engineering Sciences & Technology (GIK) is holding the 12th National Design, Build and Fly Competition (DBFC-12) scheduled on 8-9 April 2017; after the success of earlier eleven Design, Build and Fly Competitions, held in GIKI in 2006-2016. DBFC is a nationwide competition, organized by the GIK Institute in collaboration with STEM Careers Prgramme, a joint Venture of HEC & PIEAS.
Please see attached documents for more details. ...
22nd December, 2016