Syed Mubarik Ahmad, Deputy Registrar, four other office bearers and three executive members were today administered oath of office to the newly elected body of Kashmir University Officers Association (KUOA) , at a simple function held in the committee room of the administrative block.
Dr Manzoor Ahmad Shah, Chief Coordinator DIQA who acted as the retuning officer KUOA Elections 2017,administered oath of office to the newly elected members in presence of a select gathering .Prominent among them were Chief Librarian Dr A M Baba, President KUTA Prof Mohammad Husain, President KUMSA Abdul Rashid Mir , Gen Secretary Kumsa Mr Shan Sb , Joint Controller Examinations Dr M Y Bhat, Executive Engineer Mufti Burhan , Joint Registrars Altaf Ahmad Bhat and Dr Tanveer Ahmad Shah besides other officers of the University.
Earlier Syed Mubarik Ahmad, was administered oath of office as President (KUOA) in the newly formed body of the Association. A post graduate in commerce as well as in management studies with specialisation in finance, Mubarik Ahmad has earlier served in various capacities in the University of Kashmir. He has supervised internal audit of the University, various accountancy branches and initiated the process of double entry system and compilation of financial statements.
Besides this Asmat Kawoosa , Deputy Registrar took oath as Vice President, Showkat Shafi, Dy. Director DIQA as General secretary , Faheem Aslam Pro VC as Media Secretary, and Hamiduallh Bhat Assistant Register as treasurer. Besides Dr Feroz Ahmad Gurkoo , Dy. registrar, Abdul Rashid Sofi Assistant Registrar and Dr Sheik Mohammad Imran, Assistant librarian took oath as executive members of the Association.
Earlier Dr Manzoor Ahmad Shah Chief Coordinator ,Chief Librarian Dr A M Baba, President KUTA Prof Mohammad Husain, President KUMSA Abdul Rashid Mir, Joint Controller Dr M Y Bhat, spoke about the importance of associations in the life of employees and the education institutions as a such. Dr Manzoor lauded the way KUOA members showed enthusiasm in the KUOA elections 2017 and participated in large numbers to elect their members. Prof Hussain expressed hope that these democratically elected members will strive to solve the problems of their fellow colleagues and also contribute in helping University achieve excellence in every field. President, Mubarik Ahmad said that he will try to come up to the expectations of the KUOA members and will always be available for solving their problems. The new president also announced that this year’s first general body meeting of KUOA will be held on 4th July 2017 Tuesday and he appealed all the KUOA members to be present.
Established in 1988, KUOA strives to work for the administrative efficiency and academic excellence , to promote good governance and close coordination between University officers and students and making higher education relevant to the society at large.
KUOA also strives to work for the welfare of the officers and contribute in helping the University of Kashmir achieve excellence in all fields. Presently it has some 70 officers as members who are working at key positions in the main campus and the satellite campuses of the University and helping shape up the future of our new generation.