It is an honor for me to become the 5th Vice Chancellor of KIU and joining the esteemed KIU family
of faculty, staff, students, and graduates. I welcome you to Karakorum International University
(KIU) and appreciate your selection for a better and brighter future with us. Universities and
Higher Education Institutes (HEIs) have three major objectives in a society. Firstly; disseminating
high-quality knowledge. Secondly, undertaking cutting-edge research on the problems & issues faced
by the world and society as well as using this knowledge for developing cost-effective, sustainable
solutions and creating competitive advantage.
I wish to compliment the vice chancellor, the faculty, the staff the students of the Karakoram international
University, Gilgit-Baltistan on the eve of commencement of its new academic session. The start of the new
academic session is an important day in the life of any institution of learning. It is a day joint declaration
both the teacher and the taught that together they strive to achieve greater
and the greater heights and bring glory both to their institution, the community, and the country.
The Karakoram international University is a new seat of higher education.
Like all new enterprises, it too must be facing daunting challenges of growth and consolidation.