The University of Gwadar has organized a financial literacy Gala in collaboration with the State Bank of Pakistan on 13 Nov 2022.
The Gala is intended to deliver awareness about financial literacy among the young buds of Gwadar and the women included in the financial circle.
On the occasion of the Financial Literacy Gala, a Financial Literacy Lecturer Session was organized in the seminar hall which was presided over by Pro Vice-Chancellor Professor Dr. Syed Manzoor Ahmed.
Prof. Dr. Manzoor Ahmed Pro-VC welcomed the guests and started the session by emphasizing the importance of financial literacy. Later Mr. Mohammad Iqbal, Area Coordinator of State Bank of Pakistan addressed the audience about financial literacy and State Bank's programs and activities.
Later, Prof. Dr. Jan Muhammad Dean, Faculty of Management Sciences, Commerce and Social Sciences, expressed his views on financial literacy and its relationship with economic development. And the findings that the professor shared with the audience were very helpful for the participants to gain more understanding of financial literacy.
In this event, different banks participated and displayed their stalls and educated the youth about the financial institutions and financial instruments they offer. Students from different schools, colleges, and university students from different departments have shown interest and visited the stalls.
At the end of the session, Pro Vice-Chancellor UG Prof. Dr. Syed Manzoor Ahmed presented the commemorative shields of the university to the distinguished guests on behalf of the Vice-Chancellor Prof. Dr. Abdul Razzaq Sabir
The stage was moderated by BBA final semester student Ms. Alizah Jameel.