Capt. (r) Mahmood takes charge as Secretary Schools By Bilal Naveed LAHORE: (February 9, 2019): Momin Ali Agha (BS-20 PAS), Secretary Information & Culture Department of Punjab has been given additional charge of Secretary Higher Education Department by the Punjab Government on Saturday. He will hold the additional charge till …Read More »
Islamabad (staff report): The Higher Education Commission (HEC) has announced that it will not issue individual equivalence letters for the Final Examination Certificates awarded by the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Pakistan (ICAP), Institute of Cost and Management Accountants of Pakistan (ICMAP), and Membership of the Association of Chartered Certified …Read More »
ISLAMABAD: (October 30, 2018): On October 20, 2018, Dr. Arshad Ali, submitted his resignation as Executive Director of HEC with immediate effect. The written resignation letter was received on October 21, 2018. The resignation was accepted by the Commission and he was informed accordingly. As a courtesy, he was allowed …Read More »
US-Pakistan Knowledge Corridor (Phase I): HEC to Provide GRE, TOEFL Training for 6,000 Students to Study in US Varsities
ISLAMABAD: (November 1, 2018): The Higher Education Commission (HEC) will provide coaching to 6,000 candidates of GRE/ TOEFL in collaboration with the United States Education Foundation in Pakistan (USEFP), public sector universities and private sector trainers and firms. The training is part of Talent Farming component of the US-Pakistan Knowledge …Read More »
PTI government’s ﬁrst 60 days: Education minister still not able to set direction for policy reforms!
ISLAMABAD: Federal Minister for Education and Reforms Shafqat Mahmood remained unable to set a direction for policy reforms during the ﬁrst 60 days of the government to implement education agenda of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) as promised in the party’s election manifesto. A direction for Tabdeeli (change and reforms) is not …Read More »
The humiliating incident of handcuffing of senior professors by the officials of National Accountability Bureau (NAB) remained very high in the public discussions as well as media agenda since their arrests. Chief Justice of Pakistan Mian Saqib Nisar, Chairman NAB, HEC Chairman and teachers associations took notice of the humiliation …Read More »