National Transmission and Despatch Company Limited starts Internship Programme 2015 for engineering, human resource and finance students of 33 Universities of Pakistan

Lahore, June 22, 2015 (PPI-OT): National Transmission and Despatch Company Limited (NTDCL) has started five weeks Internship Training Programme for 230 students of 33 Public and Private Universities of the country. To welcome internees, an orientation ceremony was held here at WAPDA house Lahore, today.

In his opening address, Managing Director NTDCL Engr. Muhammad Arshad Chaudhry said that this training programme will play a vital role to enrich the academic career and provide them off-hand opportunities, where knowledge from theoretical work is applied in real terms.

He further said that the students will get ample opportunities of learning during the study of mega projects of national importance, which are being carried out by NTDCL. He said that NTDCL has international credibility, which maintains its network to evacuate hydel power from North and thermal at South to the load centers of the country.

MD NTDCL wished and prayed for better learning and prosperous future of young internees / engineers of various universities of Pakistan and looked forward for their contribution towards national development of power sector.

While giving introductory presentation, Director General Human Resource NTDCL Muhammad Gulzar Sheikh said due to credibility of NTDCL internship programme of power engineering, finance and HR disciplines the internship training programme has been enhanced to five weeks on the request of various universities.

He said that this tenure of internship will fetch advantages of gaining exposure of all facets involved in management and administration as well as desptach and transmission system prevailing throughout the country. The experienced manpower of versatile formations of NTDCL like Design, System Protection, Power Planning, Grid System Construction and Grid System Operations will deliver their professional prowess towards the young internees, which will ultimately help in contributing the national development.

General Managers and Chief Engineers of NTDCL gave detailed presentations about their respective departments. GM GSC, GM GSO, GM Tech, Chief Engineer System Protection, Telecom, Design and other official were also present on the occasion.

For more information, contact:
Lt Col (R) Rana Sajjad Ahmad Khan
Director Media and PR, NTDCL
National Transmission and Despatch Company Limited (NTDCL)
221 WAPDA House Lahore, Pakistan.
Tel: +92-42-99201020, +92-42-99202211 Ext: 2286
Cell: +92-321-478251
Fax: +92-42-99210894