A high level meeting held with the Italian counterparts to track progress on Pak-Italy University which will be set-up at Lahore Knowledge Park.
The meeting was held on October 13, 2017 at the Head Office of LKPC (Lahore Knowledge Park Company) in Lahore. Mr. Nabeel Awan, Secretary Higher Education Department, Punjab and Dr. Zubair Iqbal Ghouri, Chief Executive Officer, LKPC attended the meeting with his team while Dr. Sohail Naqvi , member Board of Directors, LKPC and Dr. Atta-ur-Rehman, Chairman Steering Committee of Pak-Italy University virtually joined the discussion. From Italy, Mr. Bernardino Chiaia, Vice Rector International Office, Politecnico di Torino virtually attended the discussion along with his team. Discussion primarily involved various areas regarding the composition of degrees by partner Italian universities and its accreditation by the pertinent authorities in Italy and Pakistan. Currently at the stage of feasibility, the university is expected to be launched by the end of 2018.