TTC –Dharki students secure first ten positions in SBTE Annual Exam 2013
Karachi, April 01, 2014: TTC- Dharki students outshone with remarkable scores in SBTE annual exam 2013. The students of the 2nd year Chemical Engineering (Morning and Evening) of the Technical Training College secured First Ten Positions in SBTE (Sindh Board of Technical Education) Annual Exam 2013.
The 2013 Chemical Technology results were startling when Faheem Ahmad secured first position and Majid Ali stood third from TTC-Dharki while in Mechanical Technology Junaid Arif and Ahmed Raza secured twelfth and sixteenth positions respectively.
Aliuddin Ansari, CEO Engro Corp pointed out “The TTC project was one of my favourite projects at CEO and there is immense talent even in the most remote areas of Pakistan. He also said that there is a lot of potential in Pakistan and all that we require is merit based system to recognize such talent and allow it to progress and move forward”.
In 2013, significant developments took place at the College which included the inauguration of a library and a hostel at the campus. A new batch of 68 students was inducted, taking up the total enrolment at the college to 206 students. Almost 41% of the new students came from CAER villages, families of contractors working for Engro Fertilizers Limited & Engro Powergen Limited and from schools / coaching centers adopted and run by Engro. Vocational welding course which was initiated last year saw its first batch pass out in November 2013 comprising of 20 students. The program was co-funded by Engro with Pakistan Poverty Alleviation Fund.
Engro has taken the lead in the development of Technical Training College, the first degree-awarding institution in Daharki.TTC is a nationally and internationally accredited institution under the umbrella of Pakistan Chemical and Energy Sector Skills Development Company (PCESSDC), having affiliations with Sindh Board of Technical Education and City & Guilds, UK that offers 3-yearDiploma programs in Mechanical and Chemical Engineering to young people, being established in 2011.
The total investment in 2013 in TTC amounted to Rs 11 million with 206 students enrolled. Through the platform of ‘Global Giving’, US$ 6,120 was raised from all over the world for the diploma education of one of the deserving students of TTC.
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