Sahiwal, November 06, 2017
Student Week Fall 2017 was kicked off at COMSATS Sahiwal. Prof. Dr. Saleem Farooq
Shaukat, Director COMSATS Sahiwal were the Chief Guest. The said ceremony was attended
by Dr. Zahiruddin Shaikh, Director Student Affairs, Rana Adeel Abad, all HoDs, faculty/Officers/
staff members, large number of students and media representatives.
The ceremony was started with recitation from the holy Quran. Prof. Arjmand Qureshi
conducted the whole program as stage secretary. Dr. Zahiruddin Shaikh welcomed the
Chief Guest and briefed about student week activities. After which, the student
week was kicked off with cutting of ribbon, fly of pigeons by Prof. Dr. Saleem Farooq
Shaukat along-with head of departments.
During ceremony, tug of war competition among departmental faculty members was held
whereas, the cricket, hockey and football competitions were also kicked off.
Prof. Dr. Saleem Farooq Shaukat, Director COMSATS Sahiwal addressed to the participants.
He emphasized that extra-curricular activities play pivotal role in physical and
mental growth. He shared that we believe in arranging co-curricular and extra-curricular
activities for our students to provide them leisure hours and to engage them for
The objective of Student Week is to engage students in healthy activities which
are important for their grooming and personality development. Instead of taking
this week as holidays, the students must participate in different activities with
full enthusiasm. He advised and encouraged all students for their active involvement.
He further shared that its’ not a matter of three days or one week only, its matter
of whole semester as several events/ activities are arranged on regular basis during
After inaugural session, several activities/ events were arranged under the flagship
of Event Management Society, Music Club, Literary Society, Dramatic Society, Calligraphy
and Fine Arts Society, Science Club, ASHRAE, Adventure Club, Health Society, Sport
Club, and Media Society.
The Student Week will be concluded with arrangement of Carnival & Cultural Day on
Friday, November 10, 2017. It would be full day activity which includes Lok Virsa
Day, Bangles competition, Bhangra, Tappay, Best Dressed Male and Female, Pagri Bandhna,
Truck Art, Lassi Making, Boys Cultural Walk, multiple stalls, Love Jail, Hate Jail,
Song Dedication, Flowers dedication, Games, Rides (Marry Go Round, Giant Wheel,
Jumping, Ship) and many more.
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