Cadet College Okara aims to produce Global Leaders among the students who are ready to lead the world after graduating from the College. In my opinion, teachers and students should be well-equipped to face the 21st Century Challenges. For that matter, we are deeply indulged in STEM culture and provide a Conducive Learning Environment at the Campus. We believe in providing a reasonably happy lifestyle to the students, employees and their families, so that they may work enthusiastically for the betterment of the institute.
Here at CCO, we try to provide each student with a diverse education that promotes self-discipline, a sense of responsibility, social and global consciousness and excellence in learning. We intend to create a teaching and learning environment which is enriched with purposeful and deliberate experience to extract the best.
Cadet College Okara is peculiar natured residential educational institution which aim to prepare young students from a very broad range of socioeconomic and linguistic backgrounds to meet the demanding physical, educational, psychological and behavioral standards of present era. We emphasis also laid on to produce a well-rounded personality, built around the core values of character, integrity and intellectual superiority.
Cadet College Okara is committed for grooming of its graduates where they are prepared and conditioned during their highly impressionable years of adolescent youth. Their natural propensities for effective teamwork and strong communication skills are actually drawn from their years of intimate comradeship which is developed in the dorms of their Wings here, and from the moments of mind-blowing sporting glory experienced at our sports ground and show of talent in co-curricular activities. Their eloquence and intellectual robustness are nothing but the reflection of their insightful discourses which are prime focus during their course of studies. Academic excellence has always been the central point of our priorities here, because we know that it plays a pivotal role in the proper placements of our graduates.
Cadet College Okara was established by Government of the Punjab under Punjab Government Educational and Training Institutions Ordinance 1960 (amended upto 2002) and notified vide School Education Department Lahore Notification No.SO(P)8–2/2008. Now it is functioning since April 2011 under Government of the Punjab.
The College is spread over an area of 204 acres. This includes a huge Academic Block that stands at a higher level, overlooking the four wings or hostels that are lying behind it, on a slanting slope, namely, Jinnah, Iqbal, Sikandar and Johar Hall. On the far end of Academics Block, lies the Jamia Masjid and just beside it is the College mess and Hostels in a boundary wall. There is a College cafeteria, control Room and dispensary just behind the mess. The College has big playing fields and games played on these grounds include cricket, hockey, football, basketball, volleyball. Furthermore, horse riding is a convention in CCO that is held almost throughout the year.