National ICT Internship program
PSEB in collaboration with National ICT R&D Fund has started a new program titled “National ICT Internship program”. Through this program PSEB planned to deploy 800 interns in the ICT Industry for a period of four month. Four interns will be deployed in 2013 and 400 interns will be deployed in 2014.
This program was launched in June 2013 and by now PSEB has deployed over 300 interns in the ICT Industry of which over 100 interns have already secured their full time employment in the ICT Industry in October 2013. It is expected that by the end of December 2013 over 250 interns will secure their employment under PSEB’s National ICT Internship program.
PSEB’s Incubator program
PSEB in collaboration with National ICT R&D Fund has started a new program titled “PSEB’s incubator program”. Through this program PSEB planned to establish 10 new startup companies in Karachi, Lahore, Islamabad. Five companies will be launched in 2013 and five companies will be launched in 2014.
This program was launched in May 2013 and by now PSEB has launched following five companies at its various locations;
1).Autonomous survey boat, Islamabad
2).Diagnostic Kit for Efi cars, Islamabad
3).Identification of friend and foe in the battle field, Islamabad
5).Alvile Robotics, Karachi