The intellectual development of student’s mind and personality is groomed by the efforts he/she puts in to set himself/herself apart from the others.
Keeping a healthy participation in extra curricular activities is as important as maintaining a good academic record. Bookish knowledge is of no use if you don’t have a confidence to speak in public, or deliver your voice to others. Universities nowadays are putting in extra efforts to make their name well distinguished and renowned by promoting it’s students’s participation in different events.
After its hallmark achievements in the business and management related activities, now Preston University takes another step forward for making its name in the field of Debates and literary Contest.
Finally the unending efforts of Sir Kashif Durrani, Assistant Lecturer, Preston University and the first ever patron of Preston University Literary and Debating Society along with his students came to the first ever succession for making a society for the students of Preston University.
August 15, 2015, Event named BE PAKISTANI was organized by the collaborative efforts of Sir Kashif Durrani and Sir Humayun Shuja ( Director entrepreneurship, Preston University) with their students.
It was an inhouse competition of Essay writing, Bilingual Debate and quiz competition for the students.
The society’s official first event marked on August 15the 2015 proved to be a great success. Many students from all the departments of the university participated in the competition with full patriotism and devotion. The efforts the students put in making this event was commendable.
The event was sponsored by Eventie, (Director, Hassan Nisar) who designed the amazing shields and banners for the event.
The Guest of Honor of the program was DR NM Butt, SI, Chairman Preston Institute of NanoScience and Technology, Preston University, and the Chief guest was Brigd. Nisar Ahmed, SI (M). Prof Dr A W Baloch also graced the event with his presence.
Both the Guest of Honor and Chief Guest appreciated the efforts of the organizers of the event and also were inspired by the speeches and response of the participants.
The jury Members for the English Debates were:
1. Mr .Javed Siddique
2. Miss Ruksana Saeed
The jury members for the Urdu Deabtes were:
1. Dr Asad Faiz
2. Miss Salma Saed.
Along with the neck to neck competition audience was entertained with the national songs sung by Javeria , Shahan Ilyas and Zahid( Bunty) .
The winners for the English Debates were:
The winners for the Urdu Debates were:
The winners for the Quiz Competition were:
2nd Hajra Amir and Shagufta Hameed
The winners for the essay writing competition (English) were:
2nd Qudsia Azia.
The winners for the essay writing competition(Urdu) were:
Mr Hanan Ali Abaasi also graced the event with his presence. He is an active member of National Youth Parliment.