LAHORE: The Virtual University of Pakistan commenced its highly anticipated Student Integration Camp 2023 in collaboration with the Pakistan Boys Scout Association.
This exciting event was organised at the Headquarter of Pakistan Boys Scouting Association Islamabad. More than 300 students gathered for the event from all provinces of Pakistan including GB and Azad Kashmir for a memorable 5-day experience.
The Student Integration Camp offered a wide array of activities, including camping, hiking, archery, first aid training, and captivating bonfire. This unique camp not only provided students with an opportunity to connect with peers from various backgrounds but also enables them to forge connections that can be invaluable for both professional networking and personal development. To promote healthy lifestyle hiking walk along with visit to Pakistan Monument was organised by VU for their campers.
The closing ceremony of the Student Integration Camp took place at the National Headquarters of PBSA in Islamabad.
The ceremony was graced by the esteemed presence of Mr. Muhammad Junaid Jalil Khan Director General Pakistan Customs, , Mr. Sohail Tajik, Deputy Director General Anti Narcotics Force Pakistan, Prof. Dr. Arshad Saleem Bhatti, the Rector of the Virtual University of Pakistan, and Mr. Sarfaraz Qamar Daha, the Chief Commissioner of PBSA. During the ceremony, Registrar VU Prof. Dr. Mohsin Javed shared his insights about the significance of the student integration camp for VU students.
Prof. Dr. Arshad Saleem Bhatti emphasized the importance of Scouting and its profound impact on our student in recognition of his invaluable support in organizing this remarkable event for our student community, providing all the necessary assistance required for its success.
Speaking on the occasion Mr. Muhammad Junaid Jalil Khan Director General Pakistan Customs, said that he personally valued a lot to Virtual University as they are providing round the clock services not only to its students but also to the allied departments like Pakistan Customs. He appreciated the disciplines and energetic behaviour of VU students.
Mr. Sohail Tajik Deputy Director General Anti Narcotics Force Pakistan said that VU is doing a marvelous job as it’s the biggest IT based University of Pakistan. He showed his full corporation for the students of Virtual University. The camp ended on a very high note and students praised the Virtual University and thanked the management for this remarkable event.