IBA Signs MoU with Confucius Institute, University of Karachi
September 26: IBA signed an MoU with Confucius Institute at
University of Karachi on Monday, 26th September, 2016. This MoU
is a step towards popularizing Chinese language for the students
of IBA. Through this program IBA students will be able to study
Chinese as well as enhance their sociocultural understanding of
The MoU was signed by the Dean and Director of IBA, Dr. Farrukh Iqbal; the Coordinator of IBA Foreign Languages Program, Ms Rabail Qayyum; and the Confucius Institute’s Chinese and Pakistani Directors, Prof Li Yong and Mr. Moin Uddin Siddiqui. The Registrar of IBA Mr. Jami Moiz as well as the Chinese language teacher Mr. Du Jie were also present on the occasion.
IBA members were briefed about the Confucius Institute, and IBA’s association with them. Furthermore, ideas regarding scholarship opportunities for the students of IBA were discussed, and opportunities such as the recent participation of two of IBA’s students in the 2016 summer program to Tsinghua University in China were also highlighted.