Industry Academia Collaboration
Rehabilitation of Academic Block at Quaid-e-Azam University, Islamabad
History block at QUA was renovated by MPCL with a total cost of Rs. 1.6 Million to reaffirm our commitment towards Industry Academia Collaborations.
Sponsorship of FAST Entrepreneurship Olympiad
“FAST Entrepreneurship Olympiad” provides a platform to business students, professionals, entrepreneurs and academicians to unite and discuss the emerging business and marketing trends, issues and opportunities in Pakistan. The event was held on April 8, 2017 and was sponsored by MPCL. It gave a branding opportunity to MPCL for projection of company’s image as well as enabled the students to successfully organize the event. (Total Contribution: Rs. 200,000)
Financial Assistance to Renaissance Pakistan
Renaissance is an Islamabad based NGO that works to put street children in schools. Under their project Azm-e-Shaoor, they have opened a new school in Fauji Colony, Rawalpindi for 250 out of school Montessori and primary school children. MPCL donated an amount of Rs. 0.5 Million for this project.
MOU between MPCL and IBA Sukkur
Mari Petroleum Company Limited (MPCL) has entered into a partnership with IBA Sukkur by signing a MoU on 23rd August 2016, whereby Mari Petroleum Company Limited (MPCL) will provide scholarship funds (through its implementing partner i.e. Mountain & Glacier Protection Organization – MGPO) for financial assistance to Sukkur IBA for its needy and meritorious students belonging to different Union councils of district Ghotki, Shikarpur and Tehsil Pano Aqil of district Sukkur or any other district mutually agreed upon.
In the first phase, MPCL will provide financial assistance to 12 students, whereas Sukkur IBA will ensure effective usage of the scholarship funds provided for financial assistance. Under this partnership agreement, MPCL will provide 50% scholarship funds of total amount Rs. 6.6 Million on account of tuition fees, boarding & lodging expenses for each student for total of (04) four years degree programs.
Donation to Foundation University, Islamabad
Since 2006-07, MPCL has been providing Rs. 0.5 million per year in financial assistance to Foundation University Islamabad. The amount is used by the university to offer scholarships to needy students.
Learning Opportunities to Students
MPCL provides students with multiple learning opportunities in the form of field visits, internships and by sponsoring technical conferences at different universities. The purpose is to raise the skill set and standards of professional education in the Country.
In summer 2017, 74 students from various universities across Pakistan were offered internships at MPCL Field Locations and Head Office. It was a six weeks internship program where the students were exposed to real-time challenges.