Integral University Lucknow Qatar Chapter: Fostering International Academic Collaboration


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The Inaugural Ceremony of Alumni Qatar Chapter

The Qatar Chapter of Integral University Alumni Association (IUAA) was inaugurated on 16th January, 2020 in Doha, Qatar, in the august presence of the Founder and Chancellor of Integral University, Prof. Syed Waseem Akhtar. Prof. S.W. Akhtar expressed his pleasure on the formation of the Chapter and counted it as a milestone in the growth of the University. He congratulated the alumni on their great contribution to their respective professions and for being role-models for the current students. It is a proud moment in the history of IUAA where the first International Chapter of the Alumni Association has been established. The event was also attended by Dr. Syed Nadeem Akhtar, Director Planning and Research and Dr. Salman Khan (President, IUAA), senior alumni from reputed central universities of India and officials from the Qatar Foundation.

Mr. Ahmad Faraz (BTech CE, 2007-2011) is the founding President of the Qatar Chapter of IUAA. The Chapter has received notable support from Mr. Vaquas Siddiqui (BTech ECE, 2004-2008). Mr. Mazid Ali (BTech CE, 2008-2012), Mr. Babar Khan (BTech CE, 2008-2012) and Mr. Farzan Ansari (BTech CE, 2008-2012) have taken over as the Vice President, General Secretary and Treasurer, respectively. Mr. Mohd. Saquib (BTech ME, 2007-2011), Mr. Imran Khan (BTech CE, 2008-2012) and Mr. Saidur Rahman (BTech CE, 2008-2012) have been nominated as Coordinators.

The purpose of the Integral University Alumni Association (IUAA) Qatar Chapter is to foster and cultivate a common bond of pride, affinity and connectivity among alumni, students, and prospective students and friends of Integral University (IU) through quality programs, services and events.

The IUAA (Qatar Chapter) would be working towards keeping the alumni informed about the campus and about each other. It will provide ways for the alumni to have meaningful interactions with the campus and with each other on a routine basis, and also will work towards providing them a “home away from home.”  The IUAA (Qatar Chapter) will also recognize the accomplishments of alumni and provide benefits, services, and programs that are of interest to the alumni.

IUAA is committed to keep alumni connected to the campus via electronic and print communication, chapter and regional activities, mentoring, outreach to new students, and social activities.  IUAA wishes to get connected to all alumni and develop a long-lasting bond with them. The current pool of approximately 27,000 alumni will be personally and individually engaged to increase involvement and support for Integral University and the Alumni Association.

IUAA also expresses its gratitude to Prof. Haris Siddiqui (Director, IIAST and Admissions & Counselling), Prof. M.A. Khalid (Dean Student’s Welfare) and all members of the Alumni Association for providing their unwavering support.