Similarly, the provincial government also slashed funds for higher education institutions in the province, in part due to the larger number of varsities
it now has to balance on its books.
He stressed the universities should pay special attention to prevention of environmental pollution and research, adding the government would fully assist and support the varsities
in this regard.
PESHAWAR -- Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Excise, Taxation and Narcotics Department Thursday revealed that four varsities
of the district were defaulting Rs35.70 million under the head of annual token tax of 186 vehicles.
Karachi -- The whole society has their eyes on varsities
because the varsities
play a vital role in societal development.
Meanwhile VC KIU attended the meeting of the HEC called to discuss the designs of the varsities
being constructed across the country with the support of HEC and PSDP.
Having led prominent technological varsities
in the country such as the National University of Computer and Engineering Sciences (NUST) and the University Institute of Information Technology (UIIT), Dr Qayyum said that they were working on the digital and automation policy for AIOU.
CHAKDARA -- University of Malakand (UoM) established in late nineties, is providing higher education in 26 disciplines manned with highly qualified faculty members that made it distinctive from other contemporary varsities
of the province.
He said the HEC was looking into the issue of distance learning programmes and the varsities
would be made to return the amount they had received from the students.
PESHAWAR, October 13, 2010 (Frontier Star): Higher Education Commission(HEC) has declared the Peshawar varsity as the best university of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa out of 14 varsities
and appreciated its performance, while Engineering University held second and Malakand university third position.
LAHORE -- The Punjab Higher Education Commission (PHEC) has introduced a comprehensive strategy to ensure that varsities
across the province make it to the Times Higher Education (THE) list.
LAHORE -- Vice chancellors of six medical universities of the province on Wednesday demanded full-fledged financial and administrative autonomy, furnishing recommendations to the Punjab governor, also the chancellor, for introduction of a uniform act to run the varsities
by making certain amendments to relevant rules.
Rehman Malik during his meeting with Lecturer Tahir Malik listen in detail his stance and termed such violence acts in varsities
as detrimental to the noble cause of educational institutions and settled the issue amicably amongst Dr.