Lahore, July 18, 2014 (PPI-OT): More than 170 engineering students of 29 Public and Private Universities of the country have completed their internship programme at National Transmission and Despatch Company Limited (NTDCL) started a month ago, who had joined with a view to enhance their technical and managerial skills. A ceremony for distribution of certificates and stipend was held here at WAPDA house Lahore, today.
While addressing the ceremony, Managing Director NTDC Engr Tahir Mahmood said that this training programme will play a vital role to enrich the academic career and provide them off-hand opportunities, where knowledge from theoretical work is applied in real terms. He hoped that the students would have ascertained ample opportunities of learning during the process of internship with various departments of NTDC, a company known as backbone of power sector.
MD NTDC wished and prayed for better learning and prosperous future of young internees/engineers of various universities of Pakistan and looked forward for their contribution toward national development of power sector.
Director General Human Resource NTDC Muhammad Gulzar Sheikh declared that this is a country`s biggest internship programme. The experienced manpower of elite departments of NTDC like Design, System Protection, Power Planning, Grid System Construction and Grid System Operations have delivered their professional prowess towards young internees.
Later, MD NTDC and DG HR gave away certificates and stipend of Rs 5000 to every student. General Manager GSO, GM GSC, GM Planning Power, GM CPPA, Chief Engineer System Protection, Telecom, Design and others official were also present on the occasion.
For more information, contact:
Lt Col (R) Rana Sajjad Ahmad Khan
Director Media and PR, NTDCL
National Transmission and Despatch Company Limited (NTDCL)
221 WAPDA House Lahore, Pakistan.
Tel: +92-42-99201020, +92-42-99202211 Ext: 2286