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  • CONTENTS Vision Mission Knowledge Parks Overview Concept & Requirements Clusters / Anchor Universities Location / Concept Layout Opportunities for International Universities Milestones Achieved Way Forward
  • Path to the Development of a Knowledge Economy VISION
  • Creation of Synergy between Academia, Industry and R&D to Generate Economic Growth MISSION
  • Knowledge Parks give birth to Innovation Clusters: Silicon Valley in California Aerospace and Automotive Engineering in Munich Biotechnology in Hyderabad (India) Electronics and Digital Media in Seoul Petrochemical and Energy Industry in Brazil The Govt. of Punjab to Set-up Pakistans 1Pakistans 1stst Knowledge Park in Lahore KNOWLEDGE PARKS OVERVIEW
  • CLUSTERS / ANCHOR UNIVERSITIES 1. ICT COMSATS/University of Lancaster Under Consideration 2. Management Sciences LUMS Proposal Received Process Initiated for Collaboration with Oxford University Business School 3. Science &Technology NUST & HEC support Undertaken for identification of Anchor University.
  • 11 km 852 Acres 4.5 km D H A LOCATION
  • OPPORTUNITIES FOR INTERNATIONAL UNIVERSITIES More than 90 British Council Driven Joint Programs under Inspire Large Potential Student Body Generation of Financial Surplus Presence of good Local Universities Falling Numbers of International Students in UK due to Visa Restrictions & Rising Costs State of the Art Property Development offering a Complete Living Environment
  • Favorable Regulatory Environment Repatriation of Surplus Income Under Review Free Zone Development Under Review One-Stop Shop Assistance by HEC (Govt. of Pakistan) International outreach into a major South Asian Country with links to West and Central Asia OPPORTUNITIES FOR INTERNATIONAL UNIVERSITIES
  • Availability of Robust Investor Partners Strong Business Environment Land on Easy Terms Safe and Up-market location of LKP OPPORTUNITIES FOR INTERNATIONAL UNIVERSITIES
  • Campuses Sub Campuses Double Degree Programs Top-up Degree Programs Joint Programs Distance Learning Programs Joint Research Programs SCOPE FOR COLLABORATION
  • MILESTONES ACHIEVED Concept Approved Included in Annual Development Plan LKPC Company Established Land Ownership with HED MOU Signed by Minister Education, Punjab with British Council for Technical Support. 1st Round Table held in London In Feb 2014 2nd Round Table with International Experts in Lahore on May 9th 2014 International/Local Consultants Shortlisted
  • Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS) Proposal received for: Establishing Anchor University in Management Sciences Establishing Entrepreneurship Centre Proposal sent to Said Business School (Oxford University) for Collaboration COMSATS (University Of Lancaster) Proposal Received for Anchor University in ICT MILESTONES ACHIEVED
  • Process of matching Pakistani Universities with Strathclyde University Joint Degree Program Initiated with British Council Pakistan UK Higher Education Organizations taken on board Universities Scotland SQA (Scotland) UKTi (International Unit) MOU with SQA (Scotland) under process MILESTONES ACHIEVED
  • WAY FORWARD Completion of LKPC Registration : 2 Months Completion of LKPC Requirements: 3 Months (Parallel Activity) Feasibility Study Completion: 3 Months (Parallel Activity) Master Planning Completion: 6 Months (Parallel Activity) Completion of Trunk Infrastructure: Full: 2 Years First Cluster: 6 to 8 Months Universities/Institutions to Commence Development in: July or Sept 2015