Pak-China Technical and Vocational Institute at Gwadar

Project Pak-China Technical and Vocational Institute at Gwadar
Project Objective

This project will aim at creating state-of-the-art vocational and technical training institute in the port city of Gwadar.

Project Description

People of Gwadar are the main/fundamental stakeholder of Port City of Gwadar. Their participation in operation & management of the deep-sea port, participation in industrial and commercial businesses, and in urbanization processes is key to the all long-term developmental initiatives. This project is proposed to shape and enhance skills of active population of Gwadar to participate in the growth of the Port City.

Location Gwadar district, Balochistan
Province Balochistan
Estimated Cost (US $ Million) 10
Executing Company / Sponsors Gwadar Port Authority Or any Financial Framework Agreement under CPEC
Financing Chinese Government Grant
Supervising Agency Ministry of Maritime Affairs, Government of Pakistan and Planning, Development
Project Progress Update
  • GPA acquired 18 acres land and infrastructure of old Gwadar Degree College for establishment of Pak-China Technical & Vocational Institute
  • The onsite feasibility study of the project has been carried out in January 2017 by the China  International Engineering Company
  • Minutes of onsite feasibility study has been signed with Chinese side on 09th August 2017
  • LOE between EAD and MOFCOM signed in April 2018
  • Implementation mintues signed on 29th March 2019
  • Groundbreaking held on 16th December 2019