In a bid to replicate the success of International Islamic University’s (IIU) Student Facilitation Center (SFC), a delegation from Kohat University of Science and Technology visited the center on Wednesday. The visit, instructed by the Higher Education Commission (HEC), aimed to gain valuable insights and learn from the experiences of IIU’s SFC.


Led by Vice President Academics, Prof. Dr. Abdul Raheman, the IIU team extended a warm welcome to the delegation and provided a comprehensive briefing on the SFC’s workings and procedures. The briefing was attended by Director Academics, Syed Naved Ethisham, officials of the Academics and Examinations department, and the focal person of SFC.


The Kohat University delegation showed keen interest in the capacity-building programs offered by IIU’s SFC for faculty and staff, aligning with the vision of the center. They praised IIU’s initiatives for staff development and its exposure to optimal functioning, acknowledging that the visit provided valuable insights into the diverse functions and positive impacts of Youth Development Centers (YDCs).


Dr. Abdul Raheman hailed the visit as a significant step in the collaboration between the two universities, fostering knowledge sharing and best practices in student facilitation and development.


The IIUI Vice President said the visit marks the beginning of a new chapter in the partnership between IIU and Kohat University, aimed at enhancing student experiences and promoting academic excellence.