Office of Industrial Liaison

Contact

Dr. Muhammad Moazam Baloch
Director
Industrial Liaison
Ph: 022-2771425

The Directorate

The Directorate of Industrial Liaison (DIL) was established in 1985 to enhance university-industry interaction in a manner to expose students & faculty maximally to the industry. To keep up pace with the development in technology, both have to share their expertise and knowledge in such a way so that the isolation of both the sectors should come to an end.
And active collaboration should usher in an era of mutual cooperation and joint ventures. The directorate arranges interships for senior students and conduct seminars to share expertise, know how and changes in the technology with the out side world. The Directorate has full time Director and coordination committee having a member from each department of the university.

Objectives

The Directorate aims to:

  • Establish linkage with the industry
  • Provide internship to students
  • Organize value aided short courses, workshops and seminars for professional development of students and faculty
  • Arrange job placement tests for National and Multinational organizations
  • Career Counselling
  • Invite Multinational organizations and private sector to work on collaborative research projects

Activities

Seminars & Workshops (Organized)

  1. Education in British Institutions, August 1997.
  2. Sustainable Development in Civil Engineering, December 1997.
  3. Series of two days short course on ISO 9000 during Nov-Dec, 1997.
  4. University Industry Interaction, March 1998.
  5. Interviewings skills, September, 1998.
  6. Leadership in 21st Century October, 1998.
  7. How to improve your mind power, December 1998.
  8. Career Planning October, 1999.
  9. Communication and Presentation Skills February, 2000.

Seminars & Workshops (Participated)

  1. University-Industry Interaction, COMSTECH-ISESCO 12-13 September, 1997, Karachi.
  2. 5th course on basic VLSI Design Techniques, International Centre for Theoritical Physics Trieste Itealy 6th Nov to 4th Dec 1998.
  3. Prof. Dr. A. K. Baloch visited universities of Bradford and Leeds in United Kingdom during the month of December, 1998.
  4. Web enabling technologies, ICTP, Trieste Itely, 8-20 November, 1999.
  5. 4th International Wireless and Telecommunication Symposium at the University Technologies, Mara Shah Alam, Malaysia 15-19 May, 2000.

Linkages

  • Mehran University has established linkage with Trainee Resource Group (TRG)
  • Mehran University has active collaboration and research linkage with Pak Steel to upgrade the local iron ore
  • University has signed an MOU with Univesity of Azirbijan
  • University has established CISCO Systems USA, "CISCO Academy"

Job Placement

  • Engro Chemical conducted a test at Mehran to recruit trainee engineers in Ocober, 1998
  • Alcatel conducted a job placement test in the campus for the trainee engineers on 25th August 1999
  • The Directorate recommemded 15 graduates for recruitment in Pakistan Petroleum Limited
  • The Directorate recommemded 10 graduates to HESCO, 40 graduates to Lasmo Oil and 10 graduated to Engro Chemical during September, 2000
  • Fauji Fertilizer is planning to conduct a job placement test for Mehran graduatess during October, 2000

Internships

Directorate arranged internships for senior students during summer vacations in the organizations like PIA, Pak Steel, Lasmo, Union Texas, Engro Chemicals, FFC, ICI, OGDCL, NIE, PTCL, WAPDA, Clariant, CAA, NRL, PPL, Siemens, Indus Motors, Sugar Mills, Cement Industri and others.

Internships Chart