The University of Karachi, Amal Academy and PepsiCo Pakistan have signed a Memorandum of Understanding at the University of Karachi to work together in improving the professional skills of university graduates.
Vice Chancellor of University of Karachi, Prof. Dr. Nasira Khatoon, Ali Siddiq, CEO of Amal Academy and Hatim Khan, General Affairs Manager of PepsiCo Pakistan signed the MoU.
Through the MoU, Amal Academy will offer the Amal Career-Prep Scholarship Program to students at the University of Karachi. Amal Academy has been focusing on training young people since 2014 through the Amal Career-Prep scholarship.
Graduates join the scholarship to complement their technical skills with professional skills, to be better prepared for the job market.
“Our youth have enormous potential; our scholarship allows students to become more aware of all they are capable of. Our goal is to help them develop their self-confidence, to become lifelong learners, problem solvers and socially responsible citizens.
Today’s employers are looking for more than just technical skills, and we’re proud to partner with PepsiCo and the University of Karachi to empower these leaders of tomorrow! said Mr. Ali Siddiq, CEO of Amal Academy.