Intra-university Event 'SPECTRA-15' Kicks Off At IIUI


Intra-university event 'SPECTRA-15' kicks off at IIUI

ISLAMABAD, Dec 7 (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 07th Dec, 2016 ) : An Intra-university super colossal event of more than 50 competitions 'SPECTRA-15' kicked off here at International Islamic University Islamabad (IIUI) on Wednesday.

The event includes competitions in documentary, debates, Drama, sports, essay writing, calligraphy, Qiraat, Naat and many other competitions, a press release issued here said. The event is being organized by the students' advisor office of the university which commenced with an inaugural ceremony here at male campus.

Dr. Maoom Yasinzai, Rector IIUI was the chief guest who termed the SPECTRA as vital event while saying that such constructive activities are necessary for grooming of students. He said curricular and extracurricular activities are sign of talented youth at any campus.

He also felicitated the organizers on conducting such a successful event. Rector IIUI added that university is committed to provide balanced and harmonious personalities well aware of contemporary disciplines and embedded with teachings of islam.

He said IIUI is being hailed at national and international levels and the university was mulling to launch a program of Railway Engineering in consultation with government.

"SPECTRA-15 is aimed at providing a platform to all competitive and confident students of IIUI for curricular and extracurricular activities and to prepare them for Twin city and All Pakistan Competitions" said Dr.

Arshad Zia, the Students Advisor (male). He added that the event would help students to polish their skills and showcase talent and potential. He reiterated his resolve that IIUI would keep providing opportunities to its talented youth.

He announced that soon his office would launch a campaign for smoking free environment at campus, while another project of establishing an anti-corruption club would be launched in near future as well, he told.

Students performed in dramas, presented national songs and mime in inaugural ceremony. "We are all set to showcase talent in the mega event and we worked hard to perform best" said Muneeb, an IIUI student and Head Dramatic Society of the university, SPECTRA-15 would continue till December 21.