Contents Industrial Liaison Office an Introduction 05 Why is NUST one of its Kind? 06 Ranking/ Accreditations 06 Faculty 06 Industrial Linkages 06 Career Development Center 06 Center for Counseling and Career Advisory (C3A) 06 Professional Development Center 06 How to Recruit at NUST: 07 ILO Recruitment support 07 Industrial liaison office 07 Online Job Postings 07 Graduate Profile CDs and Books 07 Employer Sessions 07 Recruitment Drives 07 Interviews/Tests 07 Talent Expo 07 Recruitment Calendar 07 Internships 07 Recruitment 08 Recruiting Partners 08
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Industrial Liaison Office an Introduction
Dear Recruiter, Due to the economic slum coupled with today’s constantly evolving environment, the process of talent acquisition has become even more critical. Leading organizations know that exceptional business performance is driven by superior talent and that people are the difference. With so much competition and such limited time, the need to recruit the best resources with the least amount of time and effort has become a necessity. To address all Industry needs including but not limited to recruiting, NUST created the Industry Liaison Office (ILO). It is the ILOs mission to provide all employers with a talented pool of resources in the least amount of time and we are determined to facilitate all employers in the recruitment process however possible. With the aim of making NUST graduates the preferred choice for all recruiters, the ILO takes feedback from Industry members on a regular basis and uses the feedback to bring about the necessary change. In line with this mission, the ILO has adopted several key initiatives in its work cycle. These include: • Employers sessions • HR Conferences and Forums • Networking Nights • Student Development Workshops • International Industrial Linkages • Recruitment Drives • Industrial Tours We look forward to working with you! Best Regards Team ILO NUST
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The National University of Sciences and Technology (NUST) is the dynamic face of higher education in Pakistan today. Established in 1991, NUST has come a long way in a short period of time. Since its launch, the University has expanded in scope, services and stature and has emerged as a leading comprehensive University in the public sector. Each of the 16 constituent schools and colleges of NUST provide a stable and disciplined academic environment that prepare students to excel in all fields and take on leadership roles. As one of the largest and most distinguished University in the country, NUST produces professional and researchers of very high caliber, who are capable of developing indigenous technologies to meet the growing demands of the 21st century. Our graduates stay in demand for jobs in both the private and public sector because of the sound education, trusted skill levels and discipline provided to them at the University.
Why is NUST one of its Kind? Ranking/ Accreditations
Career Development Center
NUST is currently ranked in the top 400 universities in the world by The Times Higher EducationQuacquarelli Symonds (the QS). It also has the privilege of having the distinction of being the first University in Pakistan to achieve the ISO 9000 Quality Management System Certification. As one of the largest and most distinguished public sector universities in Pakistan, NUST offers graduates from 25 engineering, 5 medical and 5 social management and basic science disciplines, each of our program receiving top ranks from national and international publications. This recognition reflects our innovative curriculum, excellence in teaching, cutting edge research and industry involvement.
To help students and alumni explore and make the right career choices, NUST has established a Career Development Center (CDC). The CDC provides programs and services that assist students in setting and achieving both their career and personal goals. These programs help students to foster professional networks with employers and prepare them to meet all recruitment needs.
Faculty NUST currently has over 870 highly qualified faculty members out of whom 300 have acquired PHDs from premier International universities. Each faculty member at NUST has vast experiences and broad backgrounds enabling them to be the best in their respective fields. Faculty members at NUST are committed to providing a superior learning environment to all their students. To ensure high quality teaching and learning, we have maintained a faculty to student ratio of 1 is to 10 as per best international practices.
Industrial Linkages Realizing the universal importance of UniversityIndustry linkages, NUST has established a dedicated Industrial Liaison Office (ILO). The ILO works day and night to bridge the industry academia gap. By reaching out to the industry the ILO attempts to ascertain the direction the industry trends are moving towards, enabling NUST to provide graduates with education which they can gainfully employ, benefiting not only the students but the industries that they are employed in as well.
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Center for Counseling and Career Advisory (C3A) In order to enhance and advance the academic and personal growth of the students, NUST has in place a Center for Counseling and Career Advisory (C3A) which offers professional, psychological and educational assessment, guidance and counseling and other related services to members of the NUST community.
Professional Development Center Responding to the ever present need of continuing education for working professionals in the country, NUST established a Professional Development Center (PDC). This is an initiative supported by the Higher Education Commission (HEC). The aim of the PDC is to enable working professionals to remain up to date with all the latest developments in their respective disciplines. Since its launch, the PDC has conducted hundreds of high value workshops, short courses and seminars.
How to Recruit at NUST ILO Recruitment support
The ILO provides constant support to students and employers in all recruitment activities. It works to ease and simplify the hiring process through the following channels:
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The ILO was created to facilitate you and to capitalize on this departmentâ€™s functions; we have formulated a system that ensures a smooth flow of information between the industry, our office and the students. The ILO makes available the best human resource available within 48 hours of the request and arranges for recruitment drives which bring together students from all the relevant schools of NUST on one platform, making it easy for the recruiter to pick and choose appropriate candidates.
Online Job Postings
One of the ways of circulating career/internship opportunities amongst our students is by emailing us all pertinent information regarding the vacancy and sending it our way. The ILO then shares the job opportunity with all the relevant schools and colleges of NUST, gathers resumes of interested candidates. This method is especially useful when attracting profiles for fewer and specific vacancies.
Graduate Profile CDs and Books
NUST offers Graduate Profile Books and/or CDs. These facilitate employers to search and access the profiles they seek at any point in time. The Graduate Profiles enable employers to sift through the resumes based on studentsâ€™ area of specialization. It allows them to view student projects, past experiences and so on. To get Graduate Profiles, send in a request at ilo1@nust. edu.pk .
Employer Session are the most interactive and personalized platforms for employers to educate students about their respective organizations. These sessions are used to guide students about the recruitment process and any upcoming opening in the organization. We encourage and invite all employers to conduct these sessions, giving both employer and students an opportunity to interact with and network with one another.
The ILO administers all day recruitment events for any recruiting partners who wish to limit the recruiting activities to a day. These drives give employers the opportunity to conduct tests, interviews, group discussions, company presentation etc. all on the same day. Recruitment drives are organized upon request keeping in mind student availability. If you wish to conduct a recruitment drive, send in a request at firstname.lastname@example.org or get in touch with the ILO at least 3 weeks prior to your preferred date.
The ILO also facilitates its recruiting partner through various stages of the recruitment process. This includes on campus company specific recruitment tests, interviews, groups discussion etc. For any recruitment of our graduates, we will assist and facilitate you however we can.
In an effort to strengthen industry academia ties, the ILO arranges an Annual Talent Expo. The expo provides a unique platform for the Industry members to meet the most talented human resource and demonstrate how the faculty prepare and groom their students to meet the ever increasing demands of the job markets. The Expo serves as a talent fair, giving students the opportunity to showcase their final year projects and display their business and entrepreneurial talents.
Recruitment Calendar Internships
All 3rd year students at NUST are required to do a mandatory summer internship, 4 to 6 weeks long. Such internships give employers an opportunity to judge the calibers of NUST graduates, giving them an added advantage as employers. Coordination and procurement of internships is aided by the ILO. Presentations/ tests/ interviews etc.
Actual Internship Period
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Recruitment Our students graduate in June every year. Their hiring process extends from January to August every year and you are invited to coordinate and execute your recruitment activities within this period. The ILO schedules individual recruitment activities via date and time slots. These slots are decided on the basis of academic schedule, student preferences, quality of job offers, lasting relationships with the employers and so on.
Recruiting Partners NUST graduates find job placements in a wide range of companies and industries, covering all sectors. This reflects our placement diversity and the talented pool of graduates NUST produces. We are pleased to introduce you to companies that have recruited from NUST and hope that you too will join this list soon.
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AB Design offers design, digital and moving image services to clients of all shapes and sizes. The company has expert designers, developers, film makers, writers and strategists. Creativity is about coming up with great ideas, and that’s something that everyone at AB – from designers to producers – does on a regular basis. http://www.ab-uk.com
AWT started with a modest asset base and high ambitions. Today, after 39 years of investments in various fields, the Company stands at a dazzling height of success and glory. Theirs is a story of perseverance, innovation, business acumen and going beyond the frontiers in Banking, Cement, Insurance, Aviation, CNG, Agriculture, Manufacturing, Sugar, Security Solutions, Real Estate, Lubricants, Defense Procurement and Trading and many other diverse fields. http://www.awt.com.pk
Alcatel Lucent The long trusted partner of service providers, enterprises, strategic industries and governments around the world, Alcatel Lucent is a leader in mobile, fixed, IP and optics technologies, and a pioneer in applications and services. Alcatel Lucent includes Bell Labs, one of the world’s foremost centers of research and innovation in communications technology. With operations in more than 130 countries and one of the most experienced global services organizations in the industry, Alcatel Lucent is a local partner with global reach. http://www.alcatel-lucent.com
And or Logics And-Or Logic is a leading solutions provider in integrated computing platforms. They strive to drive innovation and shape the next generation of technology including advanced communication systems and network security. The Company also offers comprehensive system integration hardware and software services. The company is customercentric. http://www.andorlogic.com
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Atlas Group of Companies They are the providers of Manpower, Contracting, and Recruitment services that support Clients in the Oil & Gas (Upstream/Downstream), Petrochemical Power Generation, Civil and other related industrial sectors. They operate under ISO 9001:2000 standards and also specialize in sourcing high caliber, experienced professionals. http://www.atlas-group.com
Attock Refinery Ltd (ARL) Attock Refinery Limited is the pioneer in crude oil refining in the country with its operations dating back to the early nineteen hundreds. Backed by a rich experience of more than 80 years of successful operations, ARL’s plants have been gradually upgraded/ replaced with state-of-the-art hardware to remain competitive and meet new challenges and requirements. http://www.arl.com.pk
Avanceon Avanceon specializes in the development of real-time performance management systems for the process and discrete manufacturing industries. Avanceon creates integrated solutions that enable clients to control, improve, and optimize their manufacturing processes. The corporate headquarters is located at Exton, PA USA, with company operational facilities in South Asia and Dubai, UAE. The company currently employees over 300 personnel and provides services, solutions and products to Food and Beverage, Pharmaceutical, Water, Chemicals, Printing, Oil & Gas and other industries. http://www.avanceon.com
Bentley Systems Pakistan Bentley delivers 2D / 3D architecture and engineering design software solutions for the entire lifecycle of the infrastructure asset, tailored to the needs of the various professions—the engineers, architects, planners, contractors, fabricators, IT managers, operators and maintenance engineers—who will work on and work with that asset over its lifetime. http://www.bentley.com
British Petroleum (BP) BP is one of the world’s leading international oil and gas companies, providing its customers with fuel for transportation, energy for heat and light, retail services and petrochemicals products for everyday goods. It is a Global energy group; employing over 80,000 people and operating in over 80 countries worldwide. http://www.bp.com
IDEAS in everyday concept. These big ideas are like caged ‘Angels’ for them, they find them and strive to set them free! Channel 7 cannot be termed as an ad agency but a marquee where true angels come to life. http://channel7.com.pk
China Mobile (CM) Pak China Mobile Pakistan (CMPak) is a 100% subsidiary of China Mobile. The pioneering overseas set up of China Mobile came through acquisition of a license from Millicom to operate a GSM network in Pakistan. With ambitious plans to cater to the fastest growing Pakistani market and to win over the ever demanding Pakistani customer, it aims on offering unprecedented coverage, voice and data services as well as a wide range of tariff options to choose from. CMPak’s edge comes from the experience and expertise of running the world’s largest telecom service and the commitment they make to setting quality and customer relations standards. CMPak is geared to offer neatly packaged VAS products that will benefit the individuals, corporates as well as small businesses. Led by a team of professionals from the field of cellular communication, CMPak is determined to make its mark in the Pakistani market and to change the way people communicate. http://www.zong.com.pk
The world’s largest beverage company with 500 sparkling and still brands and led by Coca-Cola®, the world’s most valuable brand, the Company’s portfolio features 14 billion dollar brands including Diet Coke®, Fanta®, Sprite®, Coca-Cola Zero®, vitaminwater®, Powerade®, Minute Maid®, Simply® and Georgia®. Globally it’s the No. 1 provider of sparkling beverages, juices and juice drinks and ready-to-drink teas and British Council coffees. Consumers in more than 200 countries enjoy the Company’s beverages. Coca-Cola Beverages The British Council creates international opportunities Pakistan Limited (CCBPL) is manufacturing and for the people of the UK and other countries and marketing world’s most popular brands in Pakistan. builds trust between them worldwide. It provides They require exceptional talent to fuel their massive access to the UK’s assets (language, arts, education expansion plans. They are looking for professionals of and society), especially in big and emerging markets, high caliber and innovative behavior to become a part as well as opportunities for millions of people to of their vision by taking up this career opportunity. engage in global dialogue. Moreover, it is operationally http://www.thecoca-colacompany.com independent from the UK government. http://www.britishcouncil.org
Channel 7 Having spent 14 successful years in the field of creative advertising with satisfied clients at its credit, the Agency has become a unit of versatile artistic visions. The company believes in the ability to see BIG
Dawlance is the Premiere Home Appliances company in Pakistan with 30 years of history. The company began its operation in 1980 with the production of Refrigerators. Today, beside Refrigerators, Dawlance is producing Washing Machines, Chest Freezers, Vertical Freezers, Split AC & Microwave Ovens. Over these NUST RECRUITERS GUIDE
years Dawlance has not only developed the largest dealers network but has also established the largest after sales service set-up across Pakistan. http://www.dawlance.com.pk
Dawn News Dawn news team comprises of young and energetic professionals who have undergone rigorous training so as to be equipped to empower viewers by providing credible, balanced, comprehensive, timely and accurate information with clarity every hour, every day, 24×7. Its strength lies in providing viewers with all around analytical insights into events that are current and relevant. Dawn News keeps you updated every hour by the hour with its news bulletins. http://dawnnews.tv
Dawood Group of Industries The name Dawood is known to every one today and the generation owes it to elders whose dedicated efforts, sheer hard work and commitment to the cause, the cause of betterment to the country and self, placed them where they are today. Dawood, the people of vision and integrity are in business since decades. The elders started business even before the momentous changes that swept the sub-continent and culminated in the emergence of Pakistan. Dawood companies always took initiative in making decisions to invest in the country. Preferring investment over trading in times when the word investment was not very popularly known in this country and diversifying to the vital industrial sector of engineering. http://www.dawood-companies.com
Technologies is a leading software developer for document composition, resource management, print stream conversion, document archival and web-based support for document production and workflow collaboration. Elixir Technologies provides tools and services to Collaborate, Create and Connect your document workflow. http://www.elixir.com
Engro Corp Engro Corporation Limited is one of Pakistan’s largest conglomerates with businesses ranging from fertilizers to power generation. From its inception as Esso Pakistan Fertilizer Limited in 1965 to Engro Corporation Limited in 2010, Engro has come a long way and continues working towards its vision of becoming a premier Pakistani company with a global reach. Currently Engro Corporation’s portfolio consists of seven businesses which include chemical fertilizers, PVC resin, a bulk liquid chemical terminal, industrial automation, foods, power generation and commodity trade. http://engro.com
Ericsson At Ericsson we use innovation to empower people, business and society. We envisage a Networked Society that is sustainable, and where everything that can benefit from a connection will have one. Our mobile and fixed networks, multimedia solutions and telecom services make a real difference to people’s lives, and the world we live in. http://www.ericsson.com
Descon Engineering Limited is an integrated engineering services and manufacturing company operating in Pakistan and the Middle East. It is in the business of delivering client-specific solutions for projects related to Energy, Infrastructure and Process industry. The integrated package of services encompasses engineering, procurement, manufacturing, construction, commissioning and maintenance. Descon Engineering is a multinational company renowned in the region for its quality, safety and on-time delivery of projects and products. http://www.descon.com.pk
Fatima Group was established in 1936 with trading of commodities and gradually entered into the manufacturing of various products. The Group has a success story spread over seven decades, expanding its horizon from trading to manufacturing. Today, the Group is engaged in trading of commodities, manufacturing of fertilizers, textiles, sugar, mining and energy. http://www.fatima-group.com
Elixir Elixir is a global company headquartered in Ojai, California with thousands of satisfied customers in more than 70 countries. Founded in 1985, Elixir
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Fauji Fertilizer Bin Qasim Ltd Fauji Fertilizer Bin Qasim Limited Plant-site is a modern Granular Urea and Di-Ammonium Phosphate (DAP) fertilizers manufacturing complex, located in Eastern Zone of Bin Qasim, Karachi, with Head Office at Harley Street, Rawalpindi. The company was initially named as FFC-Jordan Fertilizer Company (FJFC) and was formally listed with stock exchanges in May 1996. The
company was renamed as Fauji Fertilizer Bin Qasim Ltd. (FFBL) in 2003; as Jordan Phosphate Mines Co. (JPMC) had sold its entire equity in the company. One of the milestones in the success of FFBL is its accreditation of ISO certification, which was achieved in Mar 2006 for both the Head Office and Plant-site. http://www.ffbl.com.pk
Fauji Fertilizer Company (FCC) With a vision to acquire self - sufficiency in fertilizer production in the country, FFC was incorporated in 1978 as a private limited company. This was a joint venture between Fauji Foundation and Haldor Topsoe A/S of Denmark. The initial share capital of the company was 813.9 Million Rupees. The present share capital of the company stands above Rs. 8.48 Billion. Additionally, FFC has more than Rs. 8.3 Billion as long term investments which include stakes in the subsidiaries FFBL, FFCEL and associate FCCL. http://www.ffc.com.pk
Frontier Works Organization Frontier Works Organization (FWO), today’s most versatile and vibrant construction firm, was established on 31 October 1966 to wrought a miracle and carve out a modern highway, the Karakoram Highway, across crags and crevices of the highest mountain ranges of the world. For the last 44 years FWO has left its imprints, bringing prosperity to utterly backward and forgotten areas. Over these years FWO has worked in diversified fields to include development of communication infrastructure like construction of roads, railway lines and airfields; irrigation like construction of dams, canals and barrages; power projects like thermal and hydra; tunneling and mining; telecommunication; construction of residential and industrial infrastructure and proved its unmatched qualitative and quantitative capabilities. http://fwo.com.pk
Huawei Technologies Pakistan Huawei is a leading global information and communications technology (ICT) solutions provider. Through their dedication to customer-centric innovation and strong partnerships, they have established end-to-end advantages in Telecom Network Infrastructure, Application & Software, Professional Services and Devices and cloud computing. With comprehensive strengths in wireline, wireless and IP technologies, Huawei has gained a leading position in the All-IP convergence age. Their products and solutions have been deployed in over 140 countries and have served 45 of the world’s top 50 telecom operators, as well as one third of the world’s population. http://www.huawei.com
I2C i2c Inc. is an experienced and trusted payments solution provider that helps card issuers and program managers deliver profitable prepaid programs. With MCP (My Card Place), i2c’s flexible, feature-rich, Prepaid2.0-ready processing platform, clients have complete control of their programs in real time. i2c enables clients to launch new products faster, tailor programs for specific segments, and offer a variety of vertical solutions. i2c holds ISO 27001-2005, CMMI, ISO 9001, PCI-DSS, and SAS70 certifications. It has headquarters in Redwood City, California, and more than 350 employees and five sales and support offices worldwide. http://www.rozee.pk
IBEX International (Pvt.) Limited is committed to establish a trustworthy and competent bridge between the end-user and the foreign Principals by provision of State of the Art equipment and unprecedented services. IBEX, is always striving to outsource the most suitable equipment and solutions for its valued clients, through the chain of international and regional offices, Gameview Studios which are strategically located around the globe. By working closely with their client organizations, Gameview Studios is a leading publisher of freethey get the realistic and professional insight into to-play games for iOS, Android and other mobile their requirements; Thus offering them customized platforms. Founded in 2010, Gameview is committed to building high-quality games that are social, engaging solutions for their spelled requirements in the shortest possible time at the most competitive cost. and fun for audiences of all ages. The company was http://www.ibexpak.com acquired in 2010 by Japanese firm DeNA, one of the world’s most successful mobile Internet companies with games and community products that reach 100 million consumers spanning mobile and PC platforms. Gameview’s titles include the Tap Fish and Tap Ranch franchises, Tap Birds, Tap Town, Tap Mall and Titans vs Olympians. Gameview Studios is headquartered in Mountain View, California. http://www.gameviewstudios.com NUST RECRUITERS GUIDE 11
IBM IBM along with over 20 business partners provides product distribution, sales and technical support, solution offerings, technology and business consultancy services. The country headquarters are based in Karachi with branch operations in Lahore and Islamabad and remote maintenance services in over 30 cities. IBM established its operation in Pakistan in 1952, and has continued since then to create a long-standing business along with a technological and social heritage in Pakistan. IBM is dedicated to helping its customers pursue new market opportunities and becoming more productive through the end-to-end transformation of their business models and the innovative application of e-business technology and solutions. http://www.ibm.com
ICI Pakistan With its exciting portfolio of five diverse businesses ICI has been a household name for years. The five diverse businesses include Paints, Soda Ash, Polyester, Chemicals and Life Sciences. ICI is a leading player in the respective industries, and is ready to become even more dynamic with vast opportunities for growth and innovation from AkzoNobel. ICI claims to know exactly what its customers need and work hard to provide them superior products created through leading technology with strong focus on quality. The company was formally acquired by AkzoNobel on January 2, 2008, and since then it has functioned as an independent business unit within AkzoNobel. http://www.akzonobel.com/pk
Intelligentsia Founded in 2007, ISL has rapidly developed into an internationally applauded software company. It brings a unique balance of industry experience and top-notch talent to every project. Their collective experience combined with an unmatched portfolio of strategic solutions and a focus on Microsoft enterprise platforms delivers value to their clients on every project. They work with large global corporations and new generation technology companies - to build new products and services. Intelligentsia heavily relies upon the outstanding skills of its employees to lead the company to higher levels of distinction. http://www.intelligentsiasoftware.com
Interactive Group Harnessing the synergies of over five hundred team members whilst maintaining an international presence in the region, Interactive has actively led Pakistan’s
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Telecommunications and Information Technology industries for a quarter of a century. It serves a prestigious portfolio of clientele, spanning a wide range of verticals in the Public and Private sectors. It offers turnkey solutions that fulfill the automation, hosting, storage, connectivity and security needs – covering the complete suite of technology services including consultancy, design, implementation, operations and maintenance, technical support and training. http://www.iacgrp.com
JABS Solutions Jabs solutions is a business solution provider that has web-based solutions at the heart of its services and focuses on long-term strategic relationships with its clients. It offers its clients with a full spectrum of professional web development solutions aiming at powerful and effective presentations for the World Wide Web. http://www.jabssolutions.com
Jin Technologies Private Limited Jin Technologies Private Limited (JTPL) has been in the software technology business since 1991. It uses state-of-the-art information and communication technologies to offer a range of services and products in the areas of business software, interactive media and Internet applications. The company has also been providing custom development services to a growing list of local and international clients. Its diversified offerings cover a broad spectrum of application development services for 4D and Microsoft development tools. http://www.jintech.com
JS Bank JS Bank Limited is a subsidiary of the JS Group, which is one of Pakistan’s most diversified and progressive financial service groups. It has been formed after the merger and amalgamation of Jahangir Siddiqui Investment Bank Limited and commercial banking operations of American Express Bank Ltd Pakistan. JS Bank Limited commenced operations in Pakistan as a fully scheduled bank on December 30, 2006. It also has a Primary Dealer license for government securities from the State Bank of Pakistan. Its focus is to provide a quality and innovative range of banking services and products. http://www.jsbl.com
Khushhali Bank Ltd With its headquarters based in Islamabad, Khushhali Bank Limited currently operates under the supervision of the State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) and many central (commercial) banks are its shareholders. Founded in the year 2000, Khushhali Bank Limited was a part of the Government of Islamic Republic of Pakistan’s Poverty Reduction Strategy and its Microfinance Sector Development Program (MSDP). MSDP was developed with the facilitation of Asian Development Bank (ADB). The mandate remains to retail microfinance services and to act as a catalyst in stabilizing the country’s newly formed microfinance sector. http://www.khushhalibank.com.pk
KSB Pumps KSB Pakistan is an affiliate company of the German KSB Group, which was founded in 1871. It is a globally renowned company in the field of pumps and valves with subsidiaries spread all over the world. KSB promises highest standards of product and service quality. The Company is ISO 9001 certified and has also added ISO-14001 and 18001 certifications for Integrated Management System certified by TUV, Germany. KSB has sales offices in Lahore, Karachi, Quetta, Rawalpindi, Hassanabdal, Peshawar and Multan. In addition, the Company has full-fledged Service Department to undertake turnkey installation jobs and O&M Contracts. http://www.ksb.com.pk
LMKR Founded in 1994, LMKR is a technology provider of software and services for the oil and gas industry. The company’s core competence is innovation. It also provides mobile technology solutions, data services, geoscience and data management consulting solutions to oil and gas operators, geoscientists and investors in order to lower the risk associated with unconventional oil and gas, exploration and production. Multinationals, national oil companies, government E&P ministries, independent oil companies, service companies and consultancies are all its customers. http://www.lmkr.com
Muslim Commercial Bank (MCB) MCB Limited has more than 60 years of experience as one of the leading banks in Pakistan. It was incorporated on July 9 in 1947. The bank has journeyed remarkable tenure of more than half a century of competitively edged and well positioned heights of success by deploying quality banking, heads on technological developments, professionally
leading management and prudent and ethical work methodologies. MCB was nationalized along with other private banks in 1974 as part of Government of Pakistan’s economic reform movement and was later privatized to Nishat Group lead consortium in 1991. http://www.mcb.com.pk
Meezan Bank Limited Meezan Bank Limited, a publicly listed company, is the first and largest Islamic Bank in Pakistan and is also one of the fastest growing banks in the banking sector of the Country. Having the largest branch network and product range, Meezan Bank bears the critical responsibility of leading the way forward in establishing a stable and dynamic Islamic banking system along with dynamic and cutting-edge products and services. Meezan Bank aims to fulfill its prime objective of providing customers accessibility and convenience, within an atmosphere and culture of dedicated service and recognition of their needs. http://www.meezanbank.com
Micro Tech Micro tech provides worldwide services in the design, development and manufacturing of hi-tech products, providing comprehensive solutions in many fields including telecom, power electronics, vehicle tracking systems and consumer electronics. Based in Lahore Pakistan, MicroTech Labs and MicroTech Industries have complete R&D, production and manufacturing facilities. The Group comprises of MicroTech Labs, MicroTech Industries and MicroTech Networks. http://www.mtilimited.com
Microsoft Microsoft is committed to long term mission of helping customers realize their full potential. It constantly updates and improves products, continually evolves the company to be in the best position to accelerate new technologies as they emerge and to better serve customers. Microsoft holds itself accountable to customers, shareholders, partners, and employees by honoring commitments, providing results, and striving for the highest quality. http://www.microsoft.com/
Mobilink Mobilink, a subsidiary of the Orascom Telecom Holding, is Pakistan’s leading cellular and Blackberry service provider. With more than 31.6 million subscribers, Mobilink maintains market leadership through cutting-edge, integrated technology, the strongest brands and the largest portfolio of value NUST RECRUITERS GUIDE
added services in the industry, a broadband carrier division providing next generation internet technology as well as the country’s largest voice and data network with over 8,000 cell sites. It is also business partners of Pakistan cricket board. Mobilink offers both postpaid (Indigo) and prepaid (JAZZ) solutions to customers. Mobilink has highest coverage in 10,000+ cities and international roaming over 140 countries. http://www.mobilinkgsm.com
Nayatel NayaTel (Pvt) Ltd. (NTL) is a sister concern of Micronet Broadband (Pvt) Ltd. (MBL), leading DSL broadband service provider in Islamabad and Rawalpindi. NTL launched South Asia’s first fiber to the home (FTTH)/ fiber to the user (FTTU) network in Islamabad in September 2006. This project is unique in its nature as it serves complex networking needs of mission critical businesses yet so simple that it has become a symbol of prestige for quality conscious home users. Covering over 90% areas of Islamabad and business areas of Rawalpindi Cantonment, Nayatel’s network offers ultra-broadband Internet, modern telephony and digital video services to business and home users. http://www.nayatel.com
public sector, intelligence and government agencies. http://www.netsoltech.com
Netsolace Information Technology Netsolace is a technology company that provides groundbreaking technology solutions for the franchise industry. For franchisors seeking the ultimate control over their businesses, both in terms of relationship management and operational efficiency, Netsolace offers a suite of proven software solutions that enables better monitoring, communications and data management at each stage of the franchise lifecycle. They are designed to support both the franchisor and franchisee business needs and provide real time information for comprehensive data analysis and management reporting. Netsolace has a comprehensive suite of convenient and flexible web-based applications that can be accessed from anywhere. http://www.netsolace.com
Nokia Siemens Network
Nokia Siemens Networks is a leading global enabler of telecommunications services. With its focus on innovation and sustainability, the company aims to Nestle Pakistan provide the smartest solutions. The company claims to have the reach and depth to make those solutions a Nestlé has been serving Pakistani consumers since reality. The company also believes that changes in one 1988, when the parent company, the Switzerlandplace can have unforeseen consequences in another based Nestlé SA, first acquired a share in Milkpak so it aims on developing solutions that take into Ltd. Today Nestle is fully integrated in Pakistani life, account the bigger picture. Nokia Siemens Networks and is recognized as producers of safe, nutritious and works in consultative partnerships with its clients and tasty food, and leader in developing and uplifting other third parties to create an open, comprehensive the communities. More than just offering food and ecosystem of technologies and services. beverages, Nestlé Pakistan is a leading health, wellness http://www.nokiasiemensnetworks.com and nutrition company. Convenience is at the heart of the Nestlé philosophy, and aims to bring products NRTC to people’s doorsteps. Nestlé Pakistan products are developed to provide a safe and healthy source of National Radio and Telecommunication Corporation nutrition to all family members. (Pvt. Ltd.) is a high tech industry engaged in http://www.nestle.pk manufacturing of telecommunication equipment in Pakistan. NRTC is the pioneer in Telecommunication Equipment in Pakistan and leader in the field of communication for the last three decades. NRTC is Ever since its inception in 1995, NetSol Technologies producing high quality ruggedized products to be used is a leading international provider of automated and in harsh environment. By virtue of long experience IT enabled solutions catering to businesses across in the field of telecommunication, NRTC has attained various verticals around the globe. NetSol has ever excellent technical backed-up knowledge and support since used highly experienced resources in analysis, with a modern infrastructure and standard expertise development, quality assurance, and implementation for producing telecommunication equipment to the to provide a wide range of high-quality consulting entire satisfaction of end users. services and cost-effective development of customized http://www.nrtc.com.pk application software. Today NetSol Technologies has offices in the USA, UK, Pakistan, China, Australia and Thailand. Client base encompasses from private to
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OVEX Technologies Pvt. Ltd. Ovex Technologies Pakistan (Pvt.) Ltd. is one of the country’s leading BPO and IT Solutions providers. They offer a 24/7 global helpdesk and three fully integrated state-of-the-art logistically disparate facilities with experienced professionals aiding customers in driving sustainable business growth. Ovex understands the diverse technological needs and demands of an evolving global enterprise. Their services portfolio includes comprehensive Outsourcing, Infrastructure & Software Solutions. Driven by the belief in constant innovation and progressive growth, they partner with their clients to provide them with a distinct competitive advantage. http://www.ovextech.com
and in joint ventures with various exploration and production companies for the search of oil and gas in the country. In 2005, the Company acquired a 25% share in National Refinery Limited, which is the only refining complex in the country producing fuel products as well as lube base oils. In addition to exploration and production of oil and gas, POL also manufactures LPG, Solvent Oil and Sulphur. Furthermore, POL operates a network of pipelines for transportation of its own as well as other companies’ crude oil to Attock Refinery Limited. http://www.pakoil.com.pk
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The Pakistan Microfinance Network (PMN), which started off as an informal association in 1995 and was based on the exchange of thoughts and experiences Procter & Gamble (P&G) between microfinance providers operating in Pakistan, is now a network of organizations engaged P&G provides high quality products and services to in microfinance and dedicated to improving the improve the lives of its consumers around the globe. outreach and sustainability of microfinance services It currently provides FMCGs under the categories in Pakistan and serves as an information hub to the ‘Household-care Items’, ‘Beauty and Grooming’. local microfinance industry. It acts as a disseminator of To comply with the international laws, P&G fulfills microfinance information with the aim of enhancing it social responsibility by fostering a conducive the scale, quality, diversity and sustainability of environment for its employees and also by providing microfinance providers in the country. The business good quality products and services to its consumers without harming the environment. P&G’s mission and is still in its initial stages here in Pakistan as much vision statements clearly reflect that it aims to grow by development still needs to be made. touching and improving more consumers’ lives in more http://www.microfinanceconnect.info parts of the world; and with the kind of corporate culture this company encourages, these values and Pakistan Petroleum objectives are in harmony with it. http://www.pg.com Pakistan Petroleum is the pioneer of the natural gas industry in the country; it has been a frontline player in the energy sector since the mid-1950s. As a major Packages Ltd supplier of natural gas, PPL today contributes around 25 percent of the country’s total natural gas supplies Established in 1956 as a joint venture between the besides producing crude oil, natural gas liquid and Ali Group of Pakistan and Akerlund and Rausing of liquefied petroleum gas. Currently, the company’s Sweden - who later founded Tetra Pak - Packages provides premium packaging solutions for exceptional shareholding is divided between the government, which owns about 71 percent, PPL employees value to individuals and businesses. Over the years, empowerment trust, which has approximately 8 Packages has continued to enhance its facilities to percent and private investors, who hold nearly 21 meet the growing demand of packaging products. percent. Packages commissioned its own paper mill in 1968 http://www.ppl.com.pk which produces paper and paperboard based on waste paper and agricultural by-products like wheat straw and river grass. Panasian Group http://www.packages.com.pk Founded in 1969, the Panasian Group consists of dynamic and progressive companies well established Pak Oil Field in the fields of manufacturing, marketing, trading and consultancy. The companies cover an area Pakistan Oilfields Limited (POL), a subsidiary of The of diversified business activities including the Attock Oil Company Limited (AOC), was incorporated marketing of products and services in the areas of on November 25, 1950. AOC’s Production and telecommunications, electro-technology, railways, Exploration business was taken over by POL in 1978, information technology, construction/mining, oil & gas since then, POL has been investing independently NUST RECRUITERS GUIDE
and road transportation. The Panasian Group team comprises of competent and motivated individuals, and includes highly qualified professionals in the fields of management, manufacturing, marketing, engineering and finance. http://www.panasiangroup.com
Pepsi International PepsiCo, formed in 1965 with the merger of the Pepsi-Cola Company and Frito-Lay, Inc., is a world leader in convenient snacks, foods and beverages with revenues of more than $60 billion and over 285,000 employees. Over the years, PepsiCo has expanded from its namesake product Pepsi to a broader range of food and beverage brands, the largest of which include an acquisition of Tropicana in 1998 and a merger with Quaker Oats in 2001, which added the Gatorade brand to its portfolio as well. PepsiCo has adopted strict corporate standards that govern their operations and ensures accountability for their actions. http://www.pepsico.com/Company.html
Philip Morris Philip Morris International (PMI) is the leading international tobacco company, with products sold in approximately 180 countries. In terms of market share, they are the number one company in 13 markets and number two in a further nine of the 30 largest markets by cigarette industry size. Their aim is to generate superior returns for shareholders, provide high quality and innovative products to adult smokers, and reduce the harm caused by tobacco products. Philip Morris works toward this last goal by supporting comprehensive regulation based on harm reduction and developing products with the potential to reduce the risk of disease. http://www.pmi.com/eng/about_us/company_ overview/pages/company_overview.aspx
PTCL As the leading information and communication technology service provider in the region, PTCL is the link that allows global communication. PTCL is striving towards mobilizing the world for the future. By becoming partners in innovation, they are ready to shape a future that offers telecom services to bring the world closer. The company aims at becoming the leading information and communication technology service provider in the region by achieving customer satisfaction and maximizing shareholders’ value. http://www.ptcl.com.pk/pd_content.php?pd_id=216
Rohde & Schwarz Rohde & Schwarz has stood for quality and innovation in test and measurement, broadcasting, secure communications as well as radio monitoring and radiolocation for more than 75 years. By pursuing this four-pillar strategy, the company addresses customers from various market segments: wireless communications, broadcasting, electronics – as well as government authorities and organizations with security missions. The electronics group, with its headquarters in Munich, Germany, counts among the leading suppliers worldwide in all of its business fields. As a manufacturer of EMC test and measurement equipment as well as terrestrial TV transmitters, Rohde & Schwarz is the world market leader. Approximately 8400 employees currently generate net revenue of € 1.6 billion (fiscal year July 10 to June 11). A service and sales network with subsidiaries and offices in more than 70 countries worldwide helps to ensure that customers always find a Rohde & Schwarz office nearby. Exports make up about 90 percent of company business. http://www2.rohde-schwarz.com/en/
Schlumberger Schlumberger is the leading oilfield services provider, trusted to deliver superior results and improved E&P performance for oil and gas companies around the world. Through our well site operations and in our research and engineering facilities, we are working to develop products, services and solutions that optimize customer performance in a safe and environmentally sound manner. http://www.slb.com/about.aspx
Prudential Solutions is a full service company catering to all web and desktop development requirements. Since 2002, the company has been developing userfriendly and well-functioning software solutions. They provide their clients with complete solutions, from initial strategic planning and marketing decisions to the actual design, development and implementation of the project, to ongoing maintenance and expansion. Their goal is to make the process of integration with Scrybe the internet as painless and rewarding as possible. http://www.prudentialsolutions.net/about.html Founded by Faizan Buzdar, Scrybe is an Adobe Systems Inc. & LMK Resources funded Technology Company. Scrybe is currently working on a new product – Convofy. Scrybe is the private social network for your
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company, which enables conversations like never before. Scrybe has previously released a calendaring and personal productivity suite. It was the first ever web app, that worked offline too. Here are some of the press mentions: TechCrunch, CNET Review & CNET Reviews, InfoWorld, ZDNet & New York Times The calendaring product is no longer under active development; however, existing users continue to use it.
Shell Pakistan Shell is a global group of energy and petrochemicals companies. With around 93,000 employees in more than 90 countries and territories, Shell helps to meet the world’s growing demand for energy in economically, environmentally and socially responsible ways. Our innovative approach ensures we are ready to help tackle the challenges of the new energy future. http://www.shell.com.pk/
SNL Financial SNL Financial collects, standardizes and disseminates all relevant corporate, financial, market and M&A data- plus news and analysis- for the industries we cover; banking, financial services, insurance, real estate, energy and media/communications. Since our founding, SNL has continuously expanded global operations, as well as the scope of depth of our coverage and products- all without compromising the standards of quality and customer service that drive our success. http://www.snl.com
Tech access Tech Access is a leading value-added IT distributor, providing end-to-end business solutions to the enterprise and mid-market sectors. Our charter is to acquire, retain and develop a sustainable and profitable channel for our Vendors and Resellers. Headquartered in Dubai, with branch offices in Riyadh and Cairo our operations extend to over 16 countries across the Middle East, Levant and North Africa. We provide IT products and solutions from the most innovative networking, storage, hardware, software and security vendors in the industry. http://www.techaccess.com/main.php
Techlogix Techlogix is a global consulting and IT services company specializing in solutions in key verticals in areas like enterprise solutions, enterprise architecture, project portfolio management and master data management. Techlogix provides domain experts and strong technology implementation teams who deliver breakthrough performance for our customers. With over 300 employees worldwide, we have the ability to deliver complex solutions for large enterprises. A key factor in our success are practice specific methodologies developed by Techlogix which have been optimized for delivering solutions on key platforms. Leveraging these, Techlogix is able to deliver fixed price implementations for our largest projects. http://www.techlogix.com/index.html
Telenor is a GSM cellular service provider and is a subsidiary of Telenor, Norway. Telenor Group is one of SPS the world’s major mobile operators with 127 million mobile subscriptions. We have mobile operations in SPS is an e business integrator with over 15 years of 11 markets and in additionally 20 markets through our IT service management experience. We specialize in managing and securing IT Network Systems, Databases 31.67 per cent ownership in Vimpel Com Ltd. Telenor Pakistan is the country’s single largest European and Applications using HP and IBM Tivoli Software. investor, with investments in excess of US$2 billion. It http://www.spsnet.com/pk/ acquired a GSM license in 2004 and began commercial operations on March 15, 2005. Standard Chartered Bank http://www.telenor.com.pk/homepage.php Standard Chartered PLC, listed on both London and Hong Kong stock exchanges, ranks among the top 20 Teradata companies in the FTSE-100 by market capitalization. Teradata is the world’s largest company solely The London-headquartered Group has operated for focused on creating enterprise agility through over 150 years in some of the world’s most dynamic markets, leading the way in Asia, Africa and the Middle database software, enterprise data warehousing, East. We have produced seven years of record income data warehouse appliances, and analytics. It’s our passion and it’s all we do. We deliver award winning, and profit, primarily as a result of organic growth. integrated; purpose built platforms based on the most Standard Chartered deals in consumer banking, wholesale banking, SME banking, Islamic banking and powerful, scalable and reliable technology platform in the industry. private banking. http://www.teradata.com/ http://www.standardchartered.com NUST RECRUITERS GUIDE
Tranchulas Pvt Ltd Tranchulas Pvt Ltd is a network security consulting company. It was founded to provide computer and network security solutions to commercial and government customers worldwide. We believe that every network is vulnerable to attacks from hackers, criminal activity and organized terror groups. To prevent such attacks networks require focused and comprehensive security assessments, security design and implementation services. http://www.tranchulas.com/index.htm
trg tech Trg tech is a technology innovation firm and a division of trg bpo, Pakistan’s pioneering global outsourcing company. Trg tech transforms businesses through the use of innovative and creative technology. We evaluate business situations, identify transformations and then rapidly deliver impact. We believe technology leads business and execute all we do accordingly. Our extraordinary results come from a collaboration of smart, ambitious geniuses - Pakistan’s next generation of technology leaders. We work with some of the most passionate, creative forward-thinking people and provide unprecedented freedom for growth and innovation. We value each individual’s unique perspective and consider it to enhance our dynamic and analytical problem-solving skill set. www.trgworld.com/trgtech/index.html
Turnotech Turnotech is a fast growing information and communication technology company. We focus on communication solutions, network deployment and management services, telecom-related energy solutions and communication related software development services. We specialize in providing turnkey network solutions to leading communication service providers. Turnotech has vast experience with 2G, 2.5G and 3G/4G networks. Our professional expertise, approach to the market and focus on operational excellence allows us to be a leading service provider. http://www.turnotech.com/index.html
Ufone Ufone is one of the six GSM Mobile companies in Pakistan. It is a subsidiary of Pakistan Telecommunication Company and has a subscriber base of more than 20.05 million. Since its inception, Ufone has focused on the people of Pakistan, empowering them with the most relevant communication modes and services that enable them
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to do a lot more than just talk, at a price that suits them the most. Along with the claim of lowest call rates, clear sounds and best network, Ufone offers its customers simplified tariffs with no hidden charges. www.ufone.com
Unilever Unilever works to create better futures every day. We help people feel good, look good and get more out of life with brands and services that are good for them and good for others. Each day, around the world, we serve 2 billion consumers. In Pakistan the portfolio includes brand icons such as: Lipton, Knorr, Dove, Axe, Hellmann’s and Omo and Blue band. http://www.unilever.pk/
Warid Telecom Warid Telecom is a joint venture between Abu Dhabi Group & SingTel Group. Abu Dhabi Group entered into a strategic alliance with Singapore Telecom. Subsequent to this transaction in July 2007, telecom giant SingTel acquired 30% percent equity stake in Warid Telecom, Pakistan, for US$758 million. This partnership is part of a strategy to support Warid Telecom’s continued growth and to enhance its market position. http://www.waridtel.com/
Wi Tribe Wi Tribe is Pakistan’s number 1 broadband company. It is part of an international broadband service, bringing a new era of internet access to Pakistan. Offering a diverse range of products and service, Wi Tribe believes in empowering customers with choices that suite their dynamic lifestyles. We work to offer value for money with diversified products such as package offerings for all kinds of users, whether they are coming online for the first time or looking for the next level of broadband. http://www.wi-tribe.pk/
Zong Zong is one of Pakistan’s largest telecom operators. Zong, China Mobile’s first overseas subsidiary has the license to offer and operate voice, data and all value added services in the entire country. One of the fastest growing cellular markets in the world, Pakistan is a key region that is likely to offer expansion opportunities as well the chance to make a difference in the lives of a growing clientele that is demanding and understands and appreciates better quality and service standards. http://www.zong.com.pk/index.html
ZET ZTE is a leading global provider of fixed line and mobile telecommunications equipment and network solutions. Founded in 1985, its global headquarters are located in Shenzhen China, and has operations in more than 100 countries. As one of the first Chinese telecoms equipment provider to pursue business in overseas markets, ZTE now has about 50000 employees and 8,000 of them are working in about 100 representative offices around the world. http://wwwen.zte.com.cn/en/
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