First academic year has started at Gwadar Campus of Turbat University on January 16 2017. In opening ceremony of first academic year Vice Chancellor UoT, Prof Dr. Abdul Razzaq Sabir called this historical event as origin of University of Gwadar. He greeted students, teachers and distinguished guests for being witness of this historical day in the field of higher education in this part of the country. He said “The beginning of a new University campus at Gwadar is a silent revolution in the field of higher education which enable the students to play an important role in CPEC related economic activities for the prosperity of the Balochistan. Advocate General Balochistan Amanullah Kanarani, Chairman GPA Mir Dosteen Khan Jamaldini, Distric Chairman Gwadar Babu Ghulab and Chairman Municipal Committee Abid Sohrabi also spoke on the occasion. DC Gwadar Tufail Ahmed Baloch, President RCD Council Gwadar Mir Khuda Bakhsh, deen faculty of Management Sciences Dr. Munir Ahmed, Registrar UoT Dr. Hanif Rahman, Professor Dr. Abdul Saboor Baloch, Prof Dr. Gul Hassan Baloch head of teaching department, faculty members, students and other employees of the Gwadar Campus also grace the ceremony by their presence. Coordinator Gwadar Campus Mr. Ijaz Ahmed accorded a warm welcome to the first batch of students and honorable guests in his welcome speech. VC and other speakers advised the students about the importance of higher learning, and cooperation between students, faculty and Admin for the promotion of higher education in port city. Speakers also briefly explained the new approach to professional practices which are provided within Gwadar Campus. After the ceremony, Head of concerned department had an interactive and orientation session with fresh students. They invited the new comers to engage in work and all the academic activities that contribute to improving the life of students. Students and their parents said that “the Start of the academic activities at Gwadar Campus is an opportunity to acquire extensive knowledge in market oriented programs of study started at Campus”.