ORIC | Grand Finale of TiE International Business Plan Competition (TIBPC) Team Daalai at TIBPC Grand Finale

TiE Islamabad Business Plan Competition (TIBPC) was launched in collaboration with HEC and Rice University Business Plan Competition (USA). The competition was part of Asia’s Qualifying Round for Rice University Business Plan Competition (USA), the world largest and prestigious business plan competition. National ICT R&D Fund was the exclusive sponsor of the competition. More than 200 teams from 36 universities across 16 cities from all over the country participated in the competition. The final round had 13 finalists with three teams qualifying for the Regional Finale in Brussels, Belgium. Team Daalai, from Malakand University, was one of the 13 finalists, and finished first in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and 7th in Pakistan.

The Grand Finale of TiE International Business Plan Competition (TIBPC) was held at Marriott Islamabad.  The prestigious event had a gathering of over a hundred people with participants coming in from all over the country. Several of the top entrepreneurs and leading professionals were part of the panel of judges for the competition. Ambassador of USA H.E. Richard Hoagland, Chaudhry Faisal Mushtaq Patron TiE & CEO Roots Millennium Schools and Eng. Syed Imtiaz Hussain Gillani Executive Director HEC), Islamabad were amongst the high profile dignitaries that attended the event.

This success for Malakand University was a result of the successful orientation session organised by ORIC for this competition, in which resource person Mr. Fazli Subhan motivated the students for the competition and gave a lecture on how to prepare the perfect business plan. His relentless efforts and inspiring behaviour gave the spur to make 6 teams, out of which Daalai moved on to the Grand Finale.

Ms. Gul-e-Rukhsar (First Semester English Student) was the team leader of Daalai. Mr. Anwar ul Haq, (PhD Student Department of Computer Science), Mr. Asif Khan (BBA 7th Semester Student), Mr. Naveed Khan (BBA 5th Semester Student) formed the rest of team. The students were very happy with the enriching experience they had during the competition and were very much looking forward to participating in such activities in the future.


News & Announcements

Industry News

Research News


Press Releases

News & Announcements


University of Malakand Ranks No 2 in Province and 13 in Country in PCST Ranking of R&D Organizations

Pakistan Council for Science and Technology (PCST) is mandated to advise the Government on the development of Science and Technology at the national level Read more

ORIC & Malakand Entrepreneurship Club (MEC) Organised 1 Day Workshop

Workshop on Business Plan Preparation

Malakand Entrepreneurship Club organised one day workshop on business plan preparation in collaboration with ORIC Read more

Prof. Dr. Iftikhar Ahmad Achieves Milestone in Research by Crossing the 100 Impact Factor Mark

Prof IftikharProf. Dr. Iftikhar Ahmad, Chairman Department of Physics, is now one of the distinguished researchers having an impact factor of more than 100. He is one of the leading physicists and materials scientists of Pakistan. He is one those limited distinguished Professors of the Nation who are equally known for their instructions, research as well as students administration. Read More >>

More News & Announcements >>