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Report: Top countries having more PhDs in world

  Muhammad Ittefaq Over the last two decades, the world has seen a steady rise in the number of doctoral graduates. According to the OECD report, the United States of America is the largest PhD producer churning out 67,449 graduates in 2014. That’s well over twice as many as second-placed …

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LUMS establishes School of Education

Staff Report The Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS) announces the establishment of a School of Education following the approval of the Board of Trustees. The School of Education joins as the fifth school at LUMS after the already established schools of Business, Humanities and Social Sciences, Science and Engineering, …

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PU researcher finds 3.3 million years old rare elephant tusk

LAHORE: (Tuesday, January 3, 2017): Punjab University Department of Zoology’s PhD student Ghayyour Abbas has made a marvelous discovery of a rare 3.3 million-year-old elephant tusk fossil from the Village Tatrot in Sohawa Tehsil of District Jhelum. In this regard, Punjab University Vice Chancellor Prof Dr Zafar Mueen Nasir visited …

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Educational Policies of Pakistan – where Pakistan Stands? By AR Sajid

By AR Sajid Over eight education policies were announced since independence in Pakistan. Education plays important role in the development of any nation. An uneducated society cannot think on intellectual lines. Importance of education in modern times cannot be understated being the integral part of our lives. Education helps in …

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Editorial: LHC decision and fate of PHECs

The implications of the recent Lahore High Court judgment regarding the appointment of vice chancellors in 4 universities have more far- reaching consequences than the appointments at these universities. The judgment also puts to question the powers of the provincial Higher Education Commissions, in Punjab and Sindh. The question to …

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