Newly appointed vice-chancellor (VC) University of Turbat (UoT) Prof. Dr. Jan Muhammad has said that he would make every effort to take the institution to the new heights of development with the support of faculty and administrative staff.
Dr. Jan Muhammad said that the standard of learning would be enhanced and the youth would be equipped with practical knowledge.
Presiding over his first meeting with faculty and administrative staff on 24th March 2021 at university after assuming the charge as VC, he said that UoT had a great history of achievements in a short span of time under the leadership of the former and founder Vice-Chancellor of the university Prof Dr. Abdul Razzaq Sabir.
The meeting was attended by the University Registrar Ghulam Farooq, Dean Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences Prof. Dr. Abdul Saboor, Dean Faculty of Science and Engineering Dr. Naeemullah, Controller of Examinations Tanvir Ahmed, Director Finance Shabek Syed, Director UoT’s Gwadar Campus Ijaz Ahmed, Dr. Waseem Barkat, Dr. Roohullah, Dr. Riaz Mazar, Dr. Adeel Ahmed, in-charge various departments, faculty members and administrative staff.
Dr. Abdul Saboor, Ghulam Farooq, and other staff congratulated Prof. Dr. Jan Muhammad for assuming the charge as Vice-Chancellor of the university and they assured him of their full support for the further development of the varsity.
He emphasized that his focus would remain on good administration, excellence in teaching, high-quality research, innovation, and community services as strategic priorities for the university.
He said it would be his first priority to make Turbat University a leading institution of higher learning in Pakistan in near future. For this purpose, the VC said that “we pledge to further strengthen its existing linkages with other academic institutions and industry and promote collaborations and partnerships with government bodies and other universities and industries in the country and abroad”. The Vice-Chancellor thanked the faculty members and admin staff for welcoming him warmly to the university.