BY ANUM ZAHRA
The Women University, Multan (WUM) and Pakistan Bait-ul-Mal signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU), under which Bait- ul-Mal will provide 50 scholarships to the students of the university. The MoU was signed by Vice Chancellor Prof Dr. Asmat naz and Managing Director PBM Aon Abbas Buppi on May 6, 2019. Registrar Prof. samina saleem and Arfan Haider (Deputy Registrar) were also present. speaking on the occasion, Vice Chancellor Prof Dr. Asmat naz said that Pakistan Bait-ul-Mal was doing tremendous job and providing thousands of scholarships to help the needy students to complete their studies. MD Baitul Mal Aon Abbas Buppi said The Women University, Multan was providing
excellent education facilities to the females of south Punjab and PBM would support WUM to provide the best education to the needy students.
“Women empowerment is also one of the objectives for which vocational centers have been planned to be opened in different cities and these will impart skills through different courses to women to enable them to earn their livelihood. The PBM has also been running centers for rehabilitation of child labor. in the health sector, the PBM is bearing full expenses for terminal diseases like cancer, hepatitis, heart diseases etc,” he said.
At the end Vice Chancellor Prof. Dr. Asmat naz thanked MD Baitul Mal for gracing the occasion and said provision of scholarship to the deserving students would encourage them and open new avenues of higher education.