Sindh Madressatul Islam University (SMIU) decided to start compulsory one-month short courses for its students from August 3 to August 31.
While speaking at a meeting with the SMIU deans and chairperson, the vice-chancellor Dr Muhammad Ali Shaikh said that the courses will be about moral and ethical values, ideals of Quaid-e-Azam Mohammad Ali Jinnah, business communication, English communication skills, computer science, environment, media, presentation skills, marketing and public speaking skills.
Dr Shaikh said that the students should have opportunities to enhance their skills which would help them in their careers and practical life. He further said that our new generation must follow Jinnah’s ideals.
Earlier, Dr Shaikh held another meeting with the department of examination’s staff to review their performance.
Published in The Express Tribune, July 9th, 2015.