Webinar on Academic Opportunities in Austrian Universities and Post-Academic Career Development
Embassy of Pakistan in Austria in coordination with COMSATS University Islamabad and Pakistani professionals in Austria organized a webinar today on academic opportunities in Austrian Universities and post-academic career development. It was attended by Dr. S.M, Junaid Zaidi, Executive Director of COMSATS, students and Faculty members from COMSATS University Islamabad.
Ambassador Aftab Ahmad Khokher thanked COMSATS university and the Pakistani professionals in Austria for their cooperation to organise the event. He stated that education was very important sector for connecting two countries and strengthening their bilateral cooperation. Pakistani students, who are future of the country, can promote soft image of Pakistan through their positive conduct and academic excellence in Austria. He said that the Embassy would provide all possible facilitation to the aspiring Pakistani students.
Pakistani professional, Khurram Iftikhar, briefed the students about the process of admission in Austrian universities, challenges and way forward to study in Austria. Mr. Faisal Masud shared his experience about useful steps for smoothly processing the applications in Austrian universities and post-academic career development. Mr. Wasif Masood highlighted latest technological trends with the aspirant students while Mr. Muntazir Abbas shared his personal experiences during his journey from COMSATS to Austrian university. They guided the students for smoothly obtaining admission and joining the universities without help of visa agents to avoid their exploitation.
While thanking Pakistan Embassy for organizing the webinar, Dr. S.M, Junaid Zaidi underscored the importance of education and collaboration with foreign universities. He said that the webinar was very useful for guidance of the students of COMSATS. Therefore, he suggested to continue such engagement for facilitation of the students.
Ambassador Khokher, in his concluding remarks, said that the Embassy would conduct series of such webinars to promote collaboration with Austria in field of education as it would develop human resource of Pakistan and further cement ties with Austria.
25 February 2021