Industry Academia Collaboration
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. 1.111,150 Million (One Million One Hundred Eleven Thousand one hundred fifty Only) on account of tuition fees, boarding & lodging expenses for each student for total of (04) four years degree programs.
MPCL Chair at Quaid-i-Azam University, Islamabad
In May 2012, MPCL signed a Memorandum of Agreement with Quaid-i-Azam University Islamabad for creation of a Chair in the Department of Earth Sciences. Every year the Company provides around Rs. 4.0 million for the Chair to carry out research, bring about improvements in the syllabus of the Department of Earth Sciences, design new courses, arrange symposia, conferences and visits of the students to operational areas and fields.
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.