President Dr Arif Alvi chairs the 2nd meeting of the Senate of COMSATS University
By Our Staff Reporter
ISLAMABAD: The 2nd meeting of the Senate of COMSATS University was held on Wednesday at Aiwan-e-Sadr under the chairmanship of President Dr Arif Alvi.
Various items of the agenda came under discussion and approval was accorded with the direction of its speedy implementation. Highlighting the importance of rules of business and statute for smooth functioning of the university, the President advised the university senate to hold regular meetings as per statutory requirement.
The COMSATS Institute of Information Technology (CIIT), having been granted degree awarding charter in 2000, was upgraded to COMSATS University in April 2018.
President of Pakistan, being the chancellor of COMSATS University, is also the chairperson of its Senate, its highest governing body.
Highlighting the significance of Senate because of its responsibility to ensure good governance in the university, the President reiterated the need to bring more efficiency and effectiveness in the official disposal of its business.