Abdullah Arshad is 21-year-old student of BS (Software Engineering) at Virtual University of Pakistan, and now also Google DSC Lead for Virtual University of Pakistan (Lahore Chapter). He is consistent, hardworking and highly motivated person. He’s a people’s person and it brings him immense joy to be in a shared space with people.
His first experience of a very skillful Job at Deputy Commissioner Office where he’s working as IT Assistant after passing PPSC Competitive Exam where he learned many practical skills like teamwork, analytical thinking and performing evaluations. He worked on PITB Project & Election 2018, and Muharam Control Room. He is also IT Manager at Career Sols (local Startup) where he is working on agenda of empowering the youth by providing them chance to do internships (paid or unpaid) and job in renowned organizations.
He also did different courses from different institutes like Web Design & Development, Android Development, Digital Marketing, Freelancing, Digital Literacy, English Language, Graphic Design, Office Management, E-Commerce management, WordPress, WordPress Security, ASP.NET, Google Cloud Platform Fundamentals: Core Infrastructure, Google Cloud Platform Big Data and Machine Learning Fundamentals, Building Conversational Experience with Dialog flow. He also Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) certified. And recently he got selected for Intel® Edge AI Scholarship program. He always complements his work with very innovative use of technology.
He always found himself in different social activities, He is CEO / founder of “Chand Child Labor” where he made and Lead a team of seven students from different universities of Lahore and worked for betterment of Child Labor. In 2018, he also led & run massive fund-raising campaign for Edhi Foundation. Except these he is Community Outreach Lead at Youth Impact (Lahore Chapter). He is also Ambassador of Knowledge Platform. He also joined Amal Academy (A Stanford funded professional development startup) where he did Career-Prep Fellowship with 97% & received Highest Honor with Best Mega Project Award.
He also attended Markhor-2019 (Pakistan’s premium wilderness-based youth leadership conference. A wilderness experience of 5 days on a mountain top at 12,746ft (3.88 km) above sea level). He is people’s person and it brings him immense joy to be in a shared space with people.
Other than above he also attended different national and international conferences & training program, and this year with Career Sols team he also Manage & Lead Volunteers for LIFT Pakistan’19 (eight days conference at Lahore & Islamabad) is essence, is an innovative movement initiated to create, nourish, promote, and stabilize startups from all over Pakistan. And badminton & Squish is Abdullah’s hobby.