Session on “Entrepreneurial Mindset”

A talk was arranged by Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation Development (CEID) at DHA Suffa University on the topic of “Entrepreneurial Mindset”. The speaker, Mr. Khurram Mujtaba (CEO of Jump Start Pakistan and Moftak Solution) who is a Visionary Serial Entrepreneur, Investor, and a prominent Strategist, discussed key points of being a successful entrepreneur, to have an entrepreneurial mindset and described his experience to students on how his whole journey started. Mr. Khurram also motivated students to be a leader, to control and determine their own destiny. It was a very interesting event, and concluded with an interactive Q&A session.

 

Seminar on “Building Digital Marketing Strategy for Startups”

On May 20th, 2019, The Center for Entrepreneurship & Innovation Development (CEID) at DHA Suffa University organized a seminar on “Building Digital Marketing Strategy for Startups”. The speaker, Mr. Safeer – e – Hussain, himself is Director Operations of ‘Digital Eggheads’ which is a renowned digital marketing agency. Mr. Hussain has a strong background on digital marketing and has experience of managing digital strategies for many local and international organizations. The aim of this event was to provide a practical insight into the marketing aspects for young startups via digital platform, and discuss tools that would help improve their digital footprint in the market. The speaker took a step by step approach for developing a digital strategy for young startups and relating the talk with various local and international examples. The students enjoyed the talk and resulted in an interactive lively session.

 

Seminar on “The Entrepreneurial Journey”

The Center for Entrepreneurship & Innovation Development (CEID) at DHA Suffa University organized a seminar on “The Entrepreneurial Journey” to promote the entrepreneurial mindset among students of DHA Suffa University. The speaker, Mr. Nazir Ahmed Vaid (Chairman at NexSource Pakistan (Pvt.) Ltd.) who is also serial entrepreneur, a prominent mentor and an investor enlightens students about the economic as well social benefits of being an entrepreneur, and how it plays a  much diverse role at both micro and macro scale.

Lecture on ‘Electrical Safety’

A lecture on ‘Electrical Safety’ was recently delivered by Karachi Electric personnel at DHA Suffa University. It was arranged by the Professional Development Centre of DHA Suffa University, where students from our electrical department got to learn a lot from the industry practices shared by senior K.E. personnel.

The speakers shared their valuable insights on the following key areas:

  • Electric Shock
  • Hierarchy of Controls
  • Clearance and Voltage Level
  • Step and Touch Potential
  • Battery Related Hazard and Safety
  • Domestic (Office & House) Electrical Safety

The session concluded with an interactive Q&A round, and was part of EPC (Enhancing Professional Competencies) sessions at DSU which aim to create relevance between the concepts taught in the classroom and their real-world applications.

 

 

Lecture on ‘Pakistan Stock Exchange – Learn to Invest’

A lecture on ‘Pakistan Stock Exchange – Learn to Invest’ was recently delivered by Mr. Rizwan Khan & Mr. Faizan Ahmed. Mr. Rizwan Khan is an expert in the field of finance and a CFA qualified professional. Mr. Faizan Ahmed is the Head of Research at Optimus Capital Management (Pvt) Limited. The speakers shared some best practices, case studies, and the dynamics of the Pakistan Stock Market, highlighting the opportunities and encouraged the youth to start early at savings & investments.

The speakers addressed an auditorium full of industry professionals, subject matter enthusiasts and students, and the session concluded with an interactive Q&A round. The lecture was arranged by the Professional Development Centre of DHA Suffa University as part of the DSU Professional Round-Up.

 

 

 

Farewell Party and Annual Dinner

On the 4th of May, DHA SUFFA UNIVERSITY arranged an annual dinner along with Farewell party for the students of the graduating batch Spring 2019. There were number of activities conducted by the students, they participated in number of performances like singing drama and motivational speech etc. The Vice Chancellor and the Dean were invited along with the faculty members of each department to encourage the students. This auspicious night was ended on a happy note with the scrumptious dinner and high spirit! DHA SUFFA UNIVERSITY conveys its heartiest wishes for the graduating batch Spring 2019 and wish them good luck for their future endeavors.

For more pictures of the event, please check the link

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Session on ‘Effective Job Search Strategies’

A session on ‘Effective Job Search Strategies’ was recently conducted by Mr. Misbah Kasi at DHA Suffa University. Mr. Misbah, Regional Manager at PSO is a differentialist with 14 years of rich and versatile experience in Marketing, Sales and Learning & Development. Through his engaging presentation, he shared his valuable insights on:

  • Self-Assessment and Career Selection
  • Effective Job Search Techniques and Tools
  • Effective Networking and Use of Social Media
  • Winning Interviews
  • Promoting Your Institution

The session was arranged by the Professional Development Centre of DHA Suffa University, where students from the final year attended it. The session concluded with an interactive Q&A round and was part of EPC (Enhancing Professional Competencies) sessions at DSU which aim to create relevance between the concepts taught in the classroom and their real-world applications.

 

MS Ingenious ’19 Event

On 18th and 19th of April, the members of the Management Science Society at DSU organized and executed MS Ingenious’19 under the supervision of Ms. Sadia Mehboob. The event created buzz since it was first of its kind and has been declared as the event of the year by all the participants.

The two-day event consisted of two competitions, Brand Fest and Marvel followed by a soul-stirring Qawali night. The faculty, the organizing team and the participants all contributed in making every phase of the event a complete success.  The MS society plans to launch MS Ingenious as their signature event and will organize the event on regular basis.

 

 

 

 

 

 

DSU students participating in a theatre competition at PACC.

A glimpse of DSU Students, who won 3rd Position in Inter-Universities theatre competition in PACC, under the umbrella of United Nations Civic Education Youth volunteer programme. The main aim of this competition was to promote civic sense among the societies we are currently living in. The Topic was “Mera Mulk Meri Zimedari” (My Country, My Responsibility) in which top universities from all over Karachi participated.

Industrial trip to English Biscuit Manufacturers (Pvt) Ltd.

An industrial trip to English Biscuit Manufacturers (Pvt) Ltd. was arranged for the students of BBA-4 and BBA-5 of Management Sciences Department on Saturday, April 27th 2019. Under the supervision of Ms. Erum Fatima and Ms. Bushra Mahmood, the students visited EBM factory where they were able to observe the processes and understand the practical aspects of concepts studied in the courses of Principles of Marketing, Marketing Management and Production & Operations Management. Students were divided into groups and a company representative guided them through the whole process of biscuit manufacturing, where in, the representatives explained each process in detail, from raw material to finished good to its packaging and labeling. The tour was interactive where the representatives were answering questions put forward by the students. The students learnt about the sales forecast process and how that drives production process, the peak sales seasons, the highest selling brands of EBM and their market share, the distribution channel, retail statistics and most importantly how EBM creates superior value for its customers thereby capturing the position of the leading biscuit manufacturer in Pakistan.

The trip was a great learning opportunity for students as it helped students relate many concepts studied in classroom to real setting.