Sukkur IBA University
Merit, Quality, Excellence
Green Office was started in collaboration with WWF Pakistan for environmental sustainability. The aims of the program are to create awareness among the Sukkur IBA community to reduce their burden on the natural environment, slow down climate change by reducing carbon emission, to increase the sustainability of the institute by continuous efforts for reduction on environmental burden and the use of natural resources in a positive manner.
Green Office Practices:
Energy conservation
Paper Conservation
Pollution Reduction
Natural Environmental Sustainable Initiatives:
• Solar Energy System: For energy conservation and saving natural resources, Solar Energy System has been installed at Sukkur IBA. The specification of this system covers the supply of photo voltaic solar system that is operated in conjunction with a D.C generating set (the association solar invertors) to provide necessary AC power supplies to Sukkur IBA. Further “installation of Solar Energy System and LED lights at Sukkur IBA” is under process. This project will produce 600 KW of electricity through solar energy system.
• ERP (Enterprise Resource Planning): ERP (Enterprise Resource Planning) is designed to implement paperless environmental practices at Sukkur IBA. ERP (Enterprise Resource Planning) has been implemented at Sukkur IBA. This term refer to system of integrated applications, which are used to operate the automations and processes of the organization.
• HCM (Human Capital Management System) that automate the operations related to HR department which provide the self service options for all the employees where employees can perform various online action like apply for leaves, fill the form of performance appraisal, view pay slips,and maintain personal information, qualification and experience.
• FSCM (Financials and Supply Chain Management) automate the operations related to finance and procurement department. Apart from departmental specific operation, it also provides self service for all the employees where users can generate online inventory and purchase requisitions.
• LMS (Learning Management System): LMS (Learning Management System) is implemented for online academic activities. This system is designed to promote paperless environment. A learning management system (LMS) is a software application or Web-based technology used to plan, implement, and assess a specific learning process. Typically, a learning management system provides an instructor with a way to create and deliver content, monitor student participation, and assess student performance.
• CMS (Campus Management System): Campus Management System is designed to implement paperless environmental practices at Sukkur IBA Campus. It is unique and comprehensive software. Sukkur IBA uses CMS in its campus which is like a bridge of communication between students, faculty and management of the institute. It hosts the features that allow users to maintain academic history of students with complete transparency in records and provide a medium for teachers, staff and administration to work in harmony.
• Green Marketing: Green Marketing approach is implemented for promoting sustainable environment around the Pakistan through various promotional activities of Sukkur IBA.
• Green HR: Green HR approach is implemented to promote paperless environment at Sukkur IBA. Online recruitment process has been initiated. In this connection online forms are available at the official website of Sukkur IBA for applicants and online test is conducted for various positions.
• Earth Day 2017: (Saturday, April 22, 2017) Sukkur IBA Green Office celebrated Earth Day on Saturday, 22 April 2017. Earth Day is celebrated worldwide for supporting Environmental protection. Students of Sukkur IBA made models to showcase different problems our planet is facing and their remedies. Prizes and certificates were distributed among winners.
• Flower Exhibition: (Friday, March 17, 2017) Flower Exhibition 2017 was organized by Go Green Society with support of Sukkur IBA management. The purpose of the event was to share the importance and beauty of flowers. More than 50 various kinds of flowers are planted there. Director Sukkur IBA Prof. Nisar Ahmad Siddiqui and Registrar Eng Zahid Hussian Khand along with senior management welcomed the Chief Guest of the event.
• National Green Day: (Thursday, February9, 2017) Sukkur IBA Go Green Society celebrated National Green Day on Thursday, February 9, 2017. The purpose of the event was to spread message of caring plants and to sensitize Sukkur IBA Community on the social and spiritual importance of plants. It is a part of Plantation Campaign of Green Pakistan Program 2017. Students, faculty and staff members wrote comments about plantation
• Recycling Contest 2016 (November 21, 2016) Sukkur IBA Go Green Society organized Recycling Contest 2016 on November 21, 2016. The purpose of that event was to bring students at one platform to make creative and usable products out of used material. In the event, participants were given one hour time period for making products from recyclable raw material. The Patron of Go Green Society Ms. Tabasum Memon welcomed all jury members, audience and participants. The jury members for the event were Mr. Ishfaque Lashari, Director CDC, Mr.Talha Shaikh, Manager Marketing, Ms. Nahdiya Majeed, Assistant Professor, Mr.Azeem Abro, Lecturer, and Eng. Aziz Altaf Khuwaja. Participants of the event made tremendous and creative products, the winners were awarded with cash prizes.
• Awareness Session “Health and Smoking”: (May 3, 2016) Sukkur IBA Go Green Society organized an awareness session on “ Health and Smoking” on 3rd May 2016.Registrar Sukkur IBA while talking with students said that smoking causes major heart diseases and lung cancer. Ms. Tabasum, patron go green society gave a presentation on the adverse effects of smoking sheesha and cigarettes. Dr. Abdul Rehman Soomrani, HoD CS department also interacted with students and explained how “smoking reduces stress” is a myth.
• Green Clean Weak (October 17, 2016) Sukkur IBA Go Green Society organized Clean and Green Week from October 17, 2016 to October 21, 2016. During the week members of society reminded the students how to keep environment and themselves clean at garden areas of the Campus. Student also participated in picking up the litter to ensure cleanliness across Sukkur IBA campus.
• Earth Hour 2016: (March 19, 2016) Sukkur IBA Go Green Society celebrated the Earth Hour 2016 on Saturday, March 19 by observing complete electricity shut down for an hour from 08:30 pm to 09:30 pm at the campus. Earth Hour is a global campaign to promote energy conservation for the mitigation of climate change and global warming. WWF – Pakistan is observing Earth Hour for last 7 years and being member, SUKKUR IBA observes Earth Hour within the campus premises turns off the campus lights for one hour to show they care about the planet.
• Recycling Contest 2015 (October 8, 2015) Sukkur IBA Go Green Society organized Recycling Contest on 8th October 2015. The purpose of that event was to analyze the creativity of students and how they could make creative products by using already used material. The event went very successful and achieved the objectives.