It is matter of pleasure to note that the University of South Asia, Lahore, is emerging as a known institution of higher learning in the private sector. The university has developed diversified expertise in terms of faculty and tools for imparting education through investment in infrastructure, laboratories, technical equipment and IT labs and by starting programmers program of studies in Computer Sciences, Management Sciences, Art and Fashion Design, Social Sciences and Humanities.

The contribution of private sector in higher education in the country is quite significant and the University of South Asia is a case in point as it offers good opportunity in higher learning to the youth. The University is placing due emphases on applied research and promoting technical skills at undergraduate and graduate levels. Establishment of the office of Research, Innovation and Commercialization (ORIC) with academic-industry linkage for undertaking research initiative for industry based problems is the right step forward.

I would like to appreciate the Vice Chancellor, Faculty and Management of the University for their Dedication. I am confident that the University will continue its journey of success.

MOHAMMAD SARWAR

GOVERNOR PUNJAB / CHANCELLOR,

UNIVERSITY OF SOUTH ASIA,

LAHORE