ORIC has been developed to facilitate the faculty to achieve their R&D endeavors by providing them an enabling environment. One of the main challenges is to develop industrial linkages and provide them the relevant support. Gujranwala division is a region of entrepreneurs with lots of small and medium size industries contributing towards national economy.


ORIC GIFT has introduced the student development project (SDP), An initiative that will encourage and empower student entrepreneurs to commercialize their ideas.Through this initiative, students can get funded for their project ideas so that they can innovate, accelerate and commercialize their ideas for the betterment of society. Date of submission for proposals 1st November 2021



ICON GIFT Interdisciplinary Conference

9:00 am - 5:00 pmGIFT University

2-Month Training on Amazon E commerce

4:00 pm - 3:00 pmGIFT University

Seminar On History and Heritage of Gujranwala

12:00 pm - 3:00 pmGIFT University

GEXPO 2022

8:00 am - 5:00 pmGIFT University

Research Reward Recipients

Mr. Kashif Saeed, Assistant Professor, GBS
Paper : - Love is not blind: investigating a love-hate transition among luxury fashion brand consumers”,
Journal Name: -Journal of Fashion Marketing and Management (2021)
Dr. Khawaja Jehanzeb, Assistant Professor, GBS
Paper : - How perception of training impacts organizational citizenship behavior: power distance as moderator,
Journal Name: - Personnel Review (2021).
Dr. Qamar Askari, Assistant Professor, SEAS
Paper : - Emphasizing the importance of shift-invariance in metaheuristics by using whale optimization algorithm as a testbed
Journal Name: - Journal Of Soft Computing (2021).

GIFT Funded Projects

Project Name: GIFT Gujranwala Museum
PI : Dr. Asir Ajaml, DEAN SASS

Project Name: Nianay, A kids Fashion Brand
PI: Dr. Ghulam Abbas


Dr. Qaiser S. Durrani


Dr. M. Ziad Nayyer

Director Industries
School of Engineering and Applied Sciences

Anas Zia

Manager Industry Linkages, GIFT Business School

Zeeshan Rasheed Butt

Manager Industry Linkages
School of Humanities & Social Sciences

Muhammad Fawad Noori

Manager Industry Linkages, School Of Fashion Design and Architecture

Maaz Zafar Cheema

Research Associate, ORIC