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FJWU inaugurates campus in Chakri

By Afshan S. Khan
February 21, 2024

Rawalpindi: Fatima Jinnah Women University (FJWU) achieved a historic milestone here on Tuesday with the inauguration of its first women's public sector campus in the Chakri area. The campus, which commenced classes for six departments, marks a significant leap forward in women's education and opens doors to a brighter future for the local community.

Vice Chancellor of Fatima Jinnah Women University Prof. Dr. Uzaira Rafique addresses a  inauguration ceremony on February 20, 2024. — Facebook/Fjwu_Official
Vice Chancellor of Fatima Jinnah Women University Prof. Dr. Uzaira Rafique addresses a  inauguration ceremony on February 20, 2024. — Facebook/Fjwu_Official

The inauguration ceremony was honoured by the presence of Prof. Dr. Uzaira Rafique, Vice Chancellor of Fatima Jinnah Women University, who warmly welcomed all students, faculty, and staff members to the Chakri Campus. Dr. Uzaira Rafique expressed deep gratitude to the dedicated efforts of the faculty and staff involved in achieving the successful establishment and commencement of classes at the new campus.

Highlighting the importance of this milestone, Dr.Uzaira Rafique emphasised the pivotal role of the Chakri Campus in shaping the future of women's education. She described it as a historic moment, marking the first female university campus in the entire Chakri area. The inauguration of this campus signifies a new era of educational opportunities for the local community, offering access to higher education and empowering individuals to pursue their academic aspirations.

The Chakri campus has commenced academic activities in these departments: Biotechnology, Bio informatics, Physics, Electronic Engineering, Law and Commerce. The establishment of these departments reflects Fatima Jinnah Women University's commitment to providing quality education and contributing to the intellectual and socio-economic development of the region.