President Mamnoon Hussain has urged students to equip themselves with modern education and serve the nation by utilizing all their capabilities and energies.
He was addressing the inaugural ceremony of Hunza campus of Karakorum International University in Hunza on Saturday.
The president said today's world has changed manifold in which human resources have acquired greater significance along with natural resources.
The president said that even nations with limited natural resources are considered rich because of promotion of human resources.
He said if the people fully equip themselves with latest education and knowledge, not only Pakistan, but the whole region could prosper remarkably.
He expressed satisfaction over establishment of CPEC Cell by the Karakorum University to educate the students about the enormous benefits of this project.
Mamnoon Hussain announced that a women university will soon be set up in Gilgit-Baltistan.