Author: Editorial Staff

GCU signs accord with Iranian varsity for research collaboration

The Government College University Lahore has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Imam Khomeini International University (IKIU), Iran for research and academic collaboration.  GCU Vice Chancellor Prof. Dr. Hassan Amir Shah and IKIU President Dr. Syed Abu Hassan Naimi through Dean of Humanities Dr. Bagherali Adelfar signed the accord at a graceful ceremony organized by the GCU Directorate of Academic Planning and External Links (AP&EL) at the University’s Syndicate Committee Room. GCU Dean Faculty of Languages Prof. Dr. Muhammad Iqbal Shahid was also present. According the 26-point accord, both the universities have agreed to launch a joint research...

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Huawei ICT Skill Competition 2017 Concludes at HEC

The Higher Education Commission (HEC) Pakistan and Huawei Technologies held the closing ceremony of HEC-Huawei ICT Skill Competition 2017 here at the Commission Secretariat. The ceremony marked the announcement of winners of the national round of competition.  As many as 7000 students from around 50 Pakistani universities registered themselves for the competition; however 3000 students participated in the first round. One hundred and fifty students appeared in the national round. Six Pakistani students including Ayaz Ahmed, University of Engineering & Technology (UET), Lahore; Malik Noor Muhammad, National University of Sciences & Technology, Islamabad; Mr. Shahid, Lahore Garrison University; Shamim...

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PHEC Chairman asks varsities to focus more on applied research

Punjab Higher Education Commission (PHEC) Chairman Prof. Dr. Mohammad Nizamuddin has called upon the science faculty in provincial universities to focus more on applied research which could directly play role in economic development of the country. He was addressing the closing ceremony of an international conference on “Innovative Biological and Public Health Research (IBPHR-2017)” at the Government College University Lahore. Besides experts from within Pakistan, about 11 foreign scientists also participated in two-day conference organized by the GCU Zoology Department in collaboration Higher Education Commission, Punjab Agriculture and Research Board (PRBA) and PHEC. Prof. Nizam mentioned that Pakistan is...

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‘Use of religion for politics ends in bloodshed’

Human Rights Commission of Pakistan (HRCP) Chairman Prof Dr Mehdi Hassan has said that the use of religion in politics ends in violence and bloodshed, and this is what they have learnt from undistorted history. He was addressing a seminar on “Centenary of Russian Revolution” at the Government College University Lahore. Former HRCP chairman Mr. I. A. Rehman, Vice Chancellor Prof. Dr. Hassan Amir Shah, Stockholm University, Sweden Professor Emeritus Dr. Ishtiaq Ahmed and GCU Political Science Department Chairman Prof Dr Khalid Manzoor Butt addressed the seminar organized by Quaid-e-Azam Political Science Society. They shed light on the different...

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PU issues schedule of postponed exams and declares results

Punjab University administration has issued schedule of the examinations which were postponed earlier due to country’s situation on Monday and Tuesday i.e. November 27 & 28, 2017. According to details, BA/BSc (Composite), Part-I & II and B.Ed supplementary examinations 2017, BSc MLT (Hons) (4-Years Program) Part-II, supplementary examination 2016, B.Ed (Hons) (4-Years Program) Elementary Education (special) second semester examination 2017 and BS (4-Years Program) (special) first semester examination 2017 which were scheduled on  November 27th & 28th, 2017 (cancelled) will now commence on December 4th & 5th, 2017 respectively. However, time and place for the said exams will remain same as already notified. Punjab University Examinations Department has declared the results of MA Islamic Studies Part-II annual examination 2017 and MA Kashmiriat Part-II annual examination 2017. Detailed result is also available at PU...

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