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Punjab not ready to implement HEC’s timeframe to phase out 2-year BA, MA degree programmes

The Educationist Report LAHORE: The Punjab province’s top education brass Thursday brainstormed on the HEC Pakistan’s timeframe regarding phasing-out 2-year BA and MA programmes by 2018 and 2020 respectively, and observed that the provincial education system was not ready to embrace this change within the given time-line. Punjab Higher Education …

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Karandaaz Pakistan and Techlogix to Roll-Out Campus on Cloud Solution for Higher Education

ISLAMABAD – Karandaaz Pakistan has signed an agreement with Techlogix to invest USD 1.5 million in the company with the vision to scale three new cloud-based verticals – Business Management Software for higher education institutions; Hospital Management Information Systems; and Mobility Information Management System for large scale sales, distribution and …

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Sindh Assembly alters the name of Altaf Hussain University

KARACHI – The Sindh Assembly on Monday unanimously took a decision to rename Altaf Hussain University, after the name of Madre-e- Millat, Fatimah Jinnah University. Minister for Parliamentary Affairs Nisar Khuhro presented the bill in the Assembly to change the name of the university which have campuses in Karachi as …

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Educational accountability

By Marriam Batool “Knowledge and education in the hands of one who claims no higher accountability or authority than one’s individuality is power in the hands of a fool”  (Ravi Zacharias) Accountability in Education is a broad concept that could be addressed in many ways, such as using political process to …

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DPS celebrates Pakistan Day with patriotic spirit

LAHORE: Dawood Public School, Karachi (DPS) is a leading educational institution of the country, with an impeccable reputation, earned over more than 35 years. The school celebrated the Pakistan-Day 2017 with great patriotic fervor, as it inspires the students to adhere to the social traditions and high moral values of the …

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