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VU Students Secure 3rd Position in Huawei ICT Competition Finals
Published On:  Thursday, December 20, 2018


The team comprised of VU students secured 3rd position in the Huawei ICT Competition 2018, Middle East International Finals held in Huawei headquarters in Shenzhen, China.

Huawei in collaboration with Higher Education Commission Pakistan invited colleges and universities across Pakistan to participate in the ICT competition to promote the ICT industry technology certification, and develop the local ICT industry talent and ecosystem. Over 14,748 students registered for the competition from the region. Out of the 4,915 students who attended, 214 were selected for the national final. Ultimately, 39 students were chosen for the international final, from 13 universities including Virtual University of Pakistan.

The team which secured third position out of 13 participating teams included Zohaib Anwer, Asim Fareed from Virtual University of Pakistan and Jawaria Abbas from Lahore Leads University. These three team members took part in the 8 hours Final Exam on 24th November 2018 and received an honor to walk away with third prize.

The Award ceremony held on 25th November in Huawei HQ office was attended by distinguished Huawei leader, Ambassadors and representatives of 13 Middle East Countries. On the occasion the Counsel General of Pakistan Dr. Diyar Khan addressed the students and congratulated them for their achievement.

Virtual University of Pakistan encourages its students to nurture their innate talents and we are delighted to see our students' accomplishments across the globe.

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