President’s Merit Scholarship Ceremony 2021
The President's Merit Scholarship Ceremony 2021 was organized under the guidance of Ms. Sabina Mohsin, Executive Director Admissions, Administration and Finance, IoBM. She received complete support from the Admissions and Scholarships teams diligently working to complete all tasks at hand and to make this event a success.
The certificate distribution event of the President's Merit Scholarship Ceremony 2021 was held at IoBM on Saturday, February 26, 2022. Present on this occasion were IoBM’s Mr. Bashir Janmohammad, Chancellor; Mr. Talib S. Karim, President; Ms. Sabina Mohsin, Executive Director; Dr. Tariq Rahim Soomro, Acting Rector, along with Deans, management, faculty, high-achieving meritorious students and their proud parents. The MC of the event was Dr. Asima Faisal, HoD, MBA Health and Hospital Management Program, IoBM. Mohsin Ali Ahmed recited the verses from the Holy Quran.
During his speech, Mr. Talib Karim shared that it is a pleasure to host this event on an annual basis. He said that the majority of the meritorious students are girls and added that IoBM graduates are working in leading companies in Pakistan. He shared that at the IoBM Career Fair 2022 held on February 24, 2022, several participating companies were represented by IoBM graduates who were female. This was the vision of IoBM’s Founder President, Late Shahjehan S. Karim, who envisioned girls completing their studies and joining the corporate sector. Mr. Talib Karim specially mentioned the Shehjehan S. Karim Incubation Center (SSK-IC), IoBM, where the students who have an innovative, practical idea to bring social change can acquire seed funding to turn their business idea into a reality.
Meritorious students also shared about their journey at IoBM. They were Laiba Gul Durrani (BBA-H), Syed Osama Ali Shah (BBA-H), Maira Imtiaz (BS-Accounting & Finance), Maryam Adam (BS-Computer Science), Umme Hani Asghar (BS-Entrepreneurship) and Saman Zulfiqar (BS-Social Entrepreneurship & Social Leadership)
During his Vote of Thanks, Mr. Bashir Janmohammad said that the guests of this event are the proud parents and their children. He was pleased to see that the students during their speeches acknowledged the efforts of their parents. He advised students to remain connected with IoBM and give their ideas and suggestions to add value to the various aspects of the Institute. He asked the students to become job creators and utilize the SSK-IC to pursue their entrepreneurial vision. The event concluded with the revealing of the plaque with the names of the meritorious students.