Good news for students of Punjab – willing to learn new skills

ADB to help TEVTA set up six centres of excellence in Punjab

Asian Development Bank will help TEVTA in setting up setup six most modern and well equipped Centers of Excellence in Punjab for providing most latest training and providing updated skill development facilities in the newest fields to its students. This was revealed by TEVTA Chairman Ali Salman Siddique during a meeting with an Asian Development Bank (ADB) team, headed by Norman Larocque, Principal Education Specialist in ADB.

The TEVTA Chairman said that provision of fully equipped modern labs in TEVTA institutions with the assistance of ADB was amongst his top priorities so that the TEVTA students could acquire top class expertise by having a hands-on training in these labs. “Linkage with industries would be strengthened under the programme for adapting the courses in accordance with their requirements for ensuring preparation of a readily acceptable skill force for the job market,” he added.

The meeting was attended by TEVTA COO Akhtar Abbas Bharwana, Asian Development Bank representatives Herman Sonneveld, Alexander Siboui and Isabel Martin among others.