DSU’s IERC (International Education Resource Center) would like to announce for the general information of younger siblings of DSU’s students & alumni and wards of DSU’s officers/ faculty, that applications for the Youth Exchange & Study (YES) program are currently open and the application deadline is 15th September 2021. This program provides high school & secondary school students from Pakistan the opportunity to spend an academic year as an exchange student in the United States, attending high school and living with an American host family. This is a fully funded program, funded by the U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs.
The eligibility criteria for applying to the ‘YES’ program is mentioned on this link:
Applications can also be submitted online on the above link.
DSU’s IERC would like to bring to the attention of DSU’s students & alumni that IDP (International Education Specialists) are organizing a Study Abroad Fair on 28th August 2021 at Karachi Marriott Hotel from 12:00 – 5:00pm. University Representatives from universities in UK, Australia, Canada & USA will be present at the Study Abroad Fair to answer student queries regarding foreign higher education opportunities. Please register for the event on the given link and don’t miss out on this opportunity to get first-hand information from representatives of foreign universities about higher studies abroad.
Dr. Ejaz Ahmed, Dean Mathematics & Science at Brock University Canada, appearing as a guest on ‘Canada One TV’, talked about the recent MOU signed between Brock University and DHA Suffa University and the benefit it will bring to DSU’s students.
DHA Suffa University (DSU) & SRH University in North Rhine Westphalia, Germany, signed a Memorandum of Understanding in an online ceremony on 5th Aug 2021. The ceremony was attended by the Rector of SRH University Prof. Dr. Lars Meierling, senior dignitaries of SRH University including Prof. Dr. Lammerts and Prof. Dr. Claus Wilke, as well as by Prof. Dr. Karl Georg Steffens and Mr. Lutz Fissenewert who played an instrumental role in facilitating this collaboration between DSU and SRH University (Germany). The scope of the MOU encompasses semester exchange opportunities for DSU’s students, a path-way for DSU’s graduates to pursue postgraduate MS studies at SRH University, as well as the exploration of collaborative avenues for implementation of joint degree programs. Speaking at the occasion, DSU’s Vice Chancellor Prof. Dr. Muhammad Afzal Haque, DSU’s Pro-Vice Chancellor Prof. Dr. Ahmed Saeed Minhas and Mr. Shahid Zaki , former CEO Philips, said that this MOU will open many avenues for Pakistan’s youth aspiring to pursue higher studies in Germany and embark on professional career paths in the German industry and corporate sector post graduation. The leadership of SRH University (Germany) expressed eagerness and a strong commitment to work closely with DHA Suffa University for the MOU’s implementation and to make it mutually beneficial for both universities.
DHA Suffa University and Brock University (Canada) signed a Memorandum of Understanding on 30th-July-2021. The ceremony was attended via video conference by the High Commissioner of Canada to Pakistan Excellency Wendy Gilmour, Consul General of Pakistan in Canada Excellency Mr. Abdul Hameed, President of Brock University Dr. Lynn Wells, Dean Faculty of Mathematics & Science at Brock University Dr. Ejaz Ahmed and President of Canada-Pakistan Education Council Mr. Samir Dossal. Speaking at the ceremony, DHA Suffa University’s Vice Chancellor Prof. Dr. Muhammad Afzal Haque and Pro-Vice Chancellor Prof. Dr. Ahmed Saeed Minhas said that this was an auspicious landmark occasion, marking the commencement of a new era of academic and research cooperation between DSU and Brock University (Canada), which will facilitate DSU’s students aspiring to access Canadian higher education and will go a long way towards promoting stronger ties between Canada and Pakistan in the higher education sector. The scope of the MoU encompasses student and faculty exchange as well as research cooperation between the two universities. The President & Dean of Brock University expressed a strong commitment to closely work with DSU towards the implementation of various avenues of collaboration agreed upon in the agreement, as well as to explore new possibilities of academic cooperation with DSU. The High Commissioner of Canada, Pakistan’s Consul General and the President of Canada-Pakistan Education Council, speaking at the occasion, lauded the efforts of both universities for their initiative of entering into an agreement of academic cooperation and expressed their re-assurance over the multiple doorways it will open for Pakistani students desirous of studying in Canada.
Watch the entire MOU signing ceremony on: <https://youtu.be/Mu46B2r0twg>