About Punjab Tianjin University of Technology
The government of Pakistan has formulated and approved a long-term Vision Plan 2025 for a developed and prosperous Pakistan addressing key sectors of the country. The Project was initiated in the backdrop of a visit of Chief Minister Punjab to Tianjin, China in May 2017 where a framework agreement was signed between a consortium of three reputed Tianjin Universities and the Government of Punjab on November 3, 2017. As per the vision of Chief Minister Punjab the project of Punjab Tianjin University of Technology would go a long way in preparing trained technologists in the province. The technologists have played an important role in the economic development and prosperity of China and due to strong contribution of the technologists, China has touched new heights. Similarly, the Govt. will usher in economic revolution by youth empowerment through development and utilization of technologists. Youth would be empowered through provision of latest technical education and this trained and competent technologist will play important role in national development and prosperity.
TEVTA in Punjab focuses to promote and provide demand driven technical education & vocational training according to industrial needs. It also has the aim of upgrading the facilities in the institute and update the teaching abilities of staff according to the relevance of most modern demand driven curriculum. TEVTA want to be able to attract high caliber students by establishing a state-of-the-art training facility.
It will be the first institute in Pakistan embracing a vision of being a world-class institution to adopt the state of art Technical and Vocational training at Graduation Level. The concept of Technology University is new in Pakistan and this will be the first institution of its type focusing on the applied knowledge and skill required for the market oriented job. The academic linkages has already been established with the following institution:
- Tianjin University of Technology & Education, Tianjin
- Tianjin Polytechnic University
- Tianjin Chengjian University
An MOU was signed on November 1, 2017, with all above 3 universities and Irfan Qaiser Sheikh Sb, Chairperson Tevita Punjab.