ISLAMABAD - Faculty of engineering and technology (FET) of International Islamic University Islamabad (IIUI) organised the 5th annual Open House here on Wednesday where students presented their innovative projects, which were admired and appreciated by the professionals and academicians from industry, organisations and institutions.The President IIUI Dr Ahmed Yousif Al-Draiweesh in both male and female campuses inaugurated the event separately while VP Academics Dr Mohammad Bashir Khan also visited the stalls of projects and lauded the efforts of the students. Speaking on the occasion, Dr Al-Draiweesh said that Pakistani youth posses a valuable talent. "We are a hard working nation and we must equip our youth with contemporary research as it's a vital contemporary requirement. We should encourage innovative projects of the students and IIUI would keep striving to provide a high quality educational milieu to its students," he maintained.He lauded the projects presented by young students and urged them to give equal importance to theory and practical application of their degree subjects.The president IIUI lauded the hard work of the students. He said such events are necessary to provide opportunities to talented students while he also appreciated the efforts of management on arranging a successful open house.Earlier, the president IIUI visited stalls in both campuses arranged by the students and appreciated the efforts and creativity of the students.Open House will be concluded today (Thursday) in both campuses in separate closing ceremonies.This news was published in The Nation newspaper. Read complete newspaper of 08-May-2014 here.