Punjab’s Minister for Higher Education, Raja Yassir Humayun Sarfraz, has stated that the administration wishes to introduce chip technology at nine universities in the region.
The declaration was made at the University of Engineering and Technology (UET) during the tutorial ‘Skills Development in Micro and Nano electronics Design Technologies in the Universities of Punjab’ that the rector attended as a head visitor.
Microchips and Nano chips
While discussing the achievable addition of microchips and Nano chips with universities in Pakistan, he claimed that the central government at first plans to encourage the technology at nine well-known universities, and added that the UET Lahore will obtain the escort on this development.
The UET Lahore campus, other institutes including the UET Taxila, the ITU Lahore, and the Islamia University Bahawalpur will also assist to support chip technology in Punjab.