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Ministry of Federal Education to Establish 16 IT Labs across Islamabad Schools

Ministry of Federal Education

To revolutionize education and empower the youth with cutting-edge skills, the Ministry of Federal Education and Vocational Training has joined forces with the Special Investment Facilitation Council (SIFC) to unveil plans for 16 advanced IT labs across educational institutions in the federal capital.

Ministry of Federal Education to Establish 16 IT Labs

Ministry of Federal Education

These technologically advanced facilities are poised to serve as the vanguards of modern education, aiming to equip students with the latest technological prowess. Offering comprehensive courses in blockchain, data science, artificial intelligence (AI), and game development, the labs are designed to augment employment opportunities and ensure students are prepared for the demands of the contemporary job market.

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The initiative heralds a new era of educational excellence, underscoring the Ministry’s steadfast commitment to nurturing a generation adept at navigating the complexities of the digital age. Strategically located within 16 degree colleges across Islamabad, these IT hubs will function as incubators for innovation and ingenuity.

In collaboration with esteemed institutions such as NUST, National Skills University, COMSATS, and NUML, the curriculum is meticulously crafted to meet industry standards and address the evolving needs of the market. Backed by the expertise of the National Vocational and Technical Training Commission (NAVTTC), the courses promise to equip students with the skills necessary to thrive in an increasingly competitive global landscape.

Embarking on this transformative journey, the Ministry aims to initially enroll 1,000 students in the inaugural phase, with plans for expansion in the future. This ambitious initiative reflects the government’s unwavering commitment to harnessing the potential of technology to drive progress and prosperity in Pakistan.