Established in 2000

Director: Ms Waheeda Mahesar

Head office at Karachi

Societies Registration Act 1860


Established in 2000, under the Societies Registration Act, XXI of 1860, Government of Pakistan, SZABIST ZABTech is the largest provider of Technical and Vocational Education and Training, (TVET) in Sindh and one of the largest private sector training provider in Pakistan.

With its head office located at Karachi, and the state of art, visible, technical and vocational education training institutes spread throughout Sindh, today ZABTech has 07 permanent institutes at Hyderabad, Larkana, Shaheed Benazirabad, Khairpur Mir’s, Tando Muhammad Khan, Thatta (Gharo), Sehwan (Jamshoro). These institutes are accredited with National And Vocational Technical Training Commission of Pakistan (NAVTTC), Sindh TEVTA and Trade Testing Board (TTB) Sindh.

ZABTech is a real citadel of technical & vocational education and training for the communities in its wide catchment areas and beyond. ZABTech has established project implementing units for the skill development of NEET ((Not in Education, Employed, Training) youth at Union Council level at Kambar Shahdad-kot, Khipro-Sanghar, Dadu, Tando Allayar & Gambat.

Our staff is fully geared to implement the new National Vocational Qualification Framework (NVQF) level 1 - V, Competency Based Training & Assessment (CBT & A) and other focused occupational long term & short term certification courses & diploma programs to students. The acquisition of Technical and Vocational skills opens the doors of formal labor market for the learners and help them develop entrepreneurial and other soft skills across different disciplines. The programs include both theoretical studies at the institutes and relevant practical application/on job training at work places.