UMT and Finland Pakistan Business Council signed a letter of agreement for long term cooperation towards the development of education in Pakistan. UMT has now become the exclusive Premier Education Partner of FPBC for 2017. Dr Hasan Sohaib Murad, Rector UMT, and Willie Eerola, Chairman FPBC signed the letter of agreement.
Dr Hasan Sohaib Murad said that the partnership of UMT in the consortium of multilevel and multidimensional institutions would take care of strengthening and expanding transfer of knowledge and technology for the advancement of industry and business.
Sharing his views, Willie Eerola said that Finland has one of the best education systems in the world by international standards of UN Human Development Education Index and Program for International Student Assessment (PISA). He said that it is a great pleasure to be part of a process whereby a leading private university of Pakistan and a leading Finnish academic institution are working together.
FPBC and UMT will host several events on educational development during the year 2017 in addition to concrete projects implementing the Finnish school system in Pakistan.