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Wednesday July 17, 2024

Jang Media Group education expo begins

By Khalid Khattak
July 07, 2024
Punjab Assembly Speaker and provinces Acting Governor Malik Muhammad Ahmed Khan inaugurates The News Education Expo on July 6, 2024. — Facebook/Malik Muhammad Ahmad Khan
Punjab Assembly Speaker and province's Acting Governor Malik Muhammad Ahmed Khan inaugurates The News Education Expo on July 6, 2024. — Facebook/Malik Muhammad Ahmad Khan

LAHORE : The News Education Expo on its first day on Saturday drew an impressive crowd, especially of prospective students, to the Expo Centre in Johar Town.

Punjab Acting Governor Malik Muhammad Ahmed Khan inaugurated the two-day education expo organised by the Jang Media Group. Senator Sarmad Ali, Managing Director, Jang Media Group, Irfan Ashraf, Associate Director Marketing and others including Imran Bhatti, Noor Ullah, Atif Mehboob, Zahid Azeem, Amjad Ali and Waheed Ahmed were present on the occasion. Opening its doors to everyone from 10am to 6pm on both Saturday and Sunday, The News Education Expo’24 offers free entry.

The expo showcased a diverse lineup of national and international education institutions, ranging from universities to colleges and schools as well as consultants specializing in foreign education and study abroad opportunities.

The comprehensive nature of the event offers attendees a wide array of educational options and resources to explore, helping visitors explore various educational paths and make informed decisions about their futures.

The atmosphere inside the Expo Centre buzzed with excitement and curiosity. Students, in particular, flocked to the event, eager to explore their options and discover new educational pathways. The participating institutions expressed their pleasure at being part of such a well-organised expo.

“First time here at The News Expo, and I’m finding it really useful. Having all these educational institutions together in one place is great. You can talk directly to people from each school, which saves a lot of time compared to visiting each campus separately,” explained Maham.

Kamran, another visitor, mentioned that he was looking into study abroad options for his son. He found the expo really helpful.

Abidi Ali, the Manager of Admissions at Lahore Leads University, spoke highly of The News Education Expo’24.

Similarly, Syed Faisal Mansoor, Head of Marketing at Rashid Latif Khan University, expressed his appreciation for the expo.

Waqar Saif, Centre Head of Ignition Pro School of Entrepreneurs, discussing the school’s vision emphasised that their goal was not only to educate students but also to prepare them to compete on both national and global levels.

Representatives from esteemed institutions like the University of Lahore, Superior University, and the British Council were on hand to interact directly with attendees.

Overall, The News Education Expo proved to be not just a gathering of educational institutions, but a vibrant celebration of learning and possibilities, underscored by the resilience and enthusiasm of all those who became part of it.

Among the distinguished participants are well-known names such as the University of Lahore, Superior University, UMT, KIPS Education System, British Council, Lahore Leads University, Forman Christian College (A Chartered University), Rashid Latif Khan University, Virtual University, Pak-AIMS, Nur International University, BNU, United Charter Schools, NASTP Institute of Information Technology, Lahore Garrison University, Rashid Latif Medical Complex, Higher Education Commission (HEC), CATS Group of Colleges, Beaconhouse International College, Roots IVY International College, Pakistan Institute of Fashion and Design, Islamia University Bahawalpur, Ignition Pro, ICMA international, The Millennium Universal College, Hawk Technical Training, AEO Pakistan, Riphah International University, NUML, FAST and AIMS Education.