HARIPUR, Pakistan: Prime Minister Imran Khan on Thursday inaugurated the Pak-Austria Fachhochschule Institute of Applied Sciences & Technology (PAF-IAST) in Haripur.
The Institute will offer courses in artificial intelligence, engineering, food technology, and various other disciplines.
The Institute is one of the initiatives of the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government which envisages to create highly credible technical education infrastructure both at tertiary and hi-tech industry levels.
The PAF-IAST will contribute to the development of a broad-based balanced industrial economy in Pakistan.
It will promote expansion & enhancement of higher education quality in engineering, science, and technology, with a parallel focus on the development of the hi-tech industry in Pakistan.
In a twitter statement, the Chairman CPEC Authority Lt General (retd) Asim Saleem Bajwa said that project reflects the vision of the state of the art science and technology education infrastructure, broad-based industrial knowledge-based economy.