INKOMPASS is a unique 2 cycle Internship at PMI which
enables students to discover themselves through challenges and cultural
diversity. This internship program is open to 2nd year students. It
is a four step process; online application, online 20 minutes test, assessment
center and final selection. It is a global program and is run across PMI
operation countries in the world.
Our student, Hamza Arshad of BS Accounting & Finance
(Batch 2K14) got selected in INKOMPASS Program in year 2016 after rigorous
testing and efforts. He served as an Intern for 6 weeks in their corporate
office, Karachi. Based upon his hard work and competitive evaluation, he was
selected for the 2nd cycle of internship for year 2017. He was given
Level 2 tasks as an Intern and also went for market visits with Sales Teams. By
looking at his tremendous performance, positive approach and analytical skills,
he was nominated and selected for PMI INKOMPASS Global INCHALLANGE 2017 to be
held in PMI Headquarters, Switzerland from 18th till 22nd
September, 2017. 500+ interns contested for the INCHALLANGE nomination from
across the globe.
INCHALLANGE is a platform that tests interns’ talents and
wits against their peers in a live business environment, on a global level.
It’s a race of the great minds where each one is unique; each one is worth
competing with. This year, 24 chosen INKOMPASS interns from across the globe
got cracking on a business case and pitched live to the top brass of PMI in
Switzerland. They are formed into teams along with PMI employees.
We are very proud to announce that Hamza and his team banged
the 1st Prize in the PMI INKOMPASS Global INCHALLANGE 2017 in
Switzerland. His team member was an intern from Mexico along with four PMI
Employees. It was a rigorous exercise of a week followed by market research and
study. They presented their case study on business transformation and its
impact on the world.
It is a moment of joy, pride and honor for the school and
his faculty for such an esteemed representation on a global level.
INTERNSHIP PROGRAM- 2017
Uone is a Pakistani GSM cellular service provider. It was
the third mobile operator to enter Pakistani market to provide cellular
services and has now advanced into internet services after 3G/4G license.
Ufone has launched its flagship Summer Internship Program,
SIP since the past 2 years. Ufone HR teams conduct Internship drives to find
talented and intellectually bright individuals for their real-time on-going
projects. They have programmed a complete journey; finalizing more exciting,
refined, and intellectually challenging projects for their future interns
coupled with many technical / soft skills trainings and workshops.
Like every year,
Ufone SIP Team visited 13 Top universities of Pakistan and 886 students
registered and participated in the online test. 636 students cleared the test
and after reviewing their profiles and initial screening only 115 students made
their way to the final interview round with HR and functional Managers.
Finally, 41 interns were selected across Pakistan to work on 41 live projects
in SIP, 17.
From amongst the 41 interns, 18 were from NUST and 8 were
from NUST Business School. They were strategically placed in various
departments like Marketing, HR, Contracts & Procurement, Finance, Sales
etc. They were all given very challenging projects and were put under Line
Managers for overall functional, technical and social evaluation.
With great pride and proud, we are pleased to inform that
our student, Ms. Yumna Dar of BS Accounting & Finance (Batch 2K14) was
announced as the Best Intern of Ufone SIP’17. The ceremony took place in Ufone
Tower, Islamabad in the presence of Ufone Senior Management, Senior Management
of participating Universities, Guests from Academia and Interns. Ms. Dar served
the Contracts & Procurement Department and proved herself to be a very
devoting and valuable resource for the department. Her hardwork and dedication
on job was much appreciated by the line manager and HR department.