Malakand Entrepreneurship Club at University of Malakand in collaboration with the Office of Research Innovation and Commercialization (ORIC) organized a one day workshop on business plan preparation. 40 students from various departments of the university attended the workshop where they were provided hands-on training in business plan preparation by Fazli Subhan, Manager Research Operations ORIC, and resource person for the event.
The workshop covered all aspects of opportunity recognition and exploitation, along with the development of a proper business model, and translating it into a working business plan. Various sections of the business plan, from marketing plan to projecting proforma financial statements were discussed. Various activities throughout the workshop made learning easy and ensured students’ interest and attention.
The workshop was organized by Naveed Khan, Asadullah Khan and Misbahuddin, all students of BBA 7th Semester, at the University of Malakand and members of Malakand Entrepreneurship club, in collaboration with ORIC. Prof. Dr. Rashid Ahmad, Director ORIC, encouraged the students and said that it was the responsibility of the students to contribute to the economic development of the region by taking interest in entrepreneurship and producing job opportunities. He also ensured full support from ORIC to students in their entrepreneurial pursuits. Prof. Dr. Iftikhar, Chairman Department of Physics, and Provost University of Malakand also encouraged students to engage themselves in entrepreneurial activities by giving examples of successful ventures by students from the University of Michigan, his alma-mater.
Dr. Arshad Ali from department of Management Studies, who helped with organizing the event along with Mr. Shah Khalid, Chairman Department of Economics, and co-organizer Malakand Entrepreneurship club were present at the occasion. Dr. Wali Rehman and Mr. Ayub faculty, Department of Management Studies also participated in the workshop.
Malakand Entrepreneurship Club and ORIC will continue to organize such events for promoting entrepreneurship at the University of Malakand.
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