University of Gujrat establishes Mobile Application Development Center with PurePush
University of Gujrat, a major public sector university in Pakistan has signed an agreement with the PurePush a private funded initiative of Central Asian Cellular Forum for establishing an in-house incubation center for application development.
Under the signed MOU between UoG and PurePush, the incubation center will provide opportunities for the development and growth of young Pakistani applications developers by not only training them in state of the art mobile app development technologies but will also help them in commercializing their applications.
Dr. Mohammad Nizamuddin, the Vice Chancellor of University of Gujrat, said:
[pull_quote_center]UoG is one of the premier universities that serves the need for higher education for the entire region. We strive to work closely with the industry in equipping our graduates with the skill sets that are required to contribute positively to the socio economic benefit of the society.[/pull_quote_center]
PurePush had already established such mobile application development incubation centre in the two universities of Islamabad i.e. Iqra University and Abasyn University. The company is continuously bridging the gap between the industry and the academia, as this was the 3rd such venture signed by PurePush.
Khalid Khan, the CEO of Central Asian Cellular Forum, said:
[pull_quote_center]We take pride in providing such productive offers for the students, we want to encourage and train student for the competitive market they will face after graduating the university. With this initiative we will be able to polish the abilities of the students and will help groom them for the future.[/pull_quote_center]
Khalid Khan, the CEO of Central Asian Cellular Forum (CACF) and the industry partner of PurePush was present at the event, He said that this is one golden opportunity for the youth to benefit from this incubation center.
PurePush works on the development of mobile applications based upon latest technology concepts such as Android, iOS, Augmented Reality and other technologies.