Dr. Rukhsana David (Principal Kinnaird College) and Mr. Adil Bashir (Chairman APTMA) signed the MoU. The MoU signing ceremony was held at 7th March 2019 at APTMA House. The MOU aims at establishing long term, sustainable and mutually beneficial cooperation in areas of bilateral interest for promoting research, industrial linkages, training and education between APTMA and Kinnaird College. Members from the APTMA appreciated the efforts of ORIC- Kinnaird to bridge the gap between academia and industry to transfer the lab research onto commercial level. Both the parties agreed on joint collaboration in areas of mutual interest and concern that will include:

  • Information and Data Exchange regarding International Trade, government Rules and Regulations, WTO, International Quality Standards, Finance, Business Management, Sustainability Aspects and Industry etc.
  • Promotion of joint research activities by identifying, understanding and sharing the experiences in areas of common interests. Researchers from both the institutes will conduct studies of mutual interest.
  • Participation in seminars and workshops for the capacity building.