February 03, 2022
February 1st, 2022 – Systems Limited and the Institute of Business Administration (IBA) – Karachi have collaborated to equip students with the essential training and development to fulfil future talent demands. The Memorandum of Understanding was signed in the presence of Asif Peer, CEO & MD, Naureen Anwar, SVP – Special Projects, Adeel Ahmed, Manager Industrial & Academia Linkages from Systems Limited and Dr. S. Akbar Zaidi, Executive Director, Malahat Awan, Head of Corporate Relations and Communications Department and faculty members of IBA Karachi. The objective of this MoU is to explore areas of mutual collaboration and cooperation between Systems Limited and IBA Karachi to share knowledge and technical expertise.
This collaboration will help bridge the gap between academia and industry by offering training, certifications, and workshops to aid academic pursuits, enhance skills, and enrich the practical knowledge of students. Considering the current market trends and future industrial needs, it aims to work on curriculum enhancement through joint efforts of university faculty and Systems professionals. Furthermore, final year students of IBA can also connect with the Systems’ professionals to get an industrial perspective for their Final Year Projects (FYPs). Additionally, Systems Limited will award two scholarship opportunities to final-year IBA students from the Computer Science discipline, in their pursuit of higher education.
Asif Peer, CEO/MD – Systems Limited highlighted the importance of collaboration with IBA – Karachi as part of Systems’ initiative to develop, train, and enable young talent to meet ever growing tech-market demand. Dr. S. Akbar Zaidi, Director – IBA Karachi, appreciated Systems Limited for supporting IBA in its mission to impart world-class education to the Pakistani youth.
Systems Limited is Pakistan’s global technology powerhouse that holds the distinction of being the country’s first-ever software services company. Since 1977, Systems Limited has stayed at the leading edge of innovation to deliver the promise of digital technology to a wide array of industry verticals both locally and internationally. The company’s key strategic partnerships with the world’s leading technology providers allow it to deliver unmatched technological capabilities that enable enterprises to drive and sustain long-term growth. With a long list of awards and achievements, including two back-to-back Forbes Asia Best Under A Billion accolades, Systems Limited has established itself as a true leader in technological innovation and Pakistan’s most decorated IT organization.
Systems Limited has maintained a continuous trajectory of growth this year with many awards & accolades that speak volumes about its accomplishments. The company won the first-ever LCCI President’s IT Award, earned a place among the global top 1% of Microsoft Technology Partners in their 2020/2021 Business Applications Inner Circle, and became Pakistan’s first IT company to reach Rs. 100 billion in market capitalization.