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Who spends what in R&D? Korea tops in GDP and US in overall budget

GDP % wise Korea is the world leader followed by Israel, Japan, Finland and Sweden Overall US continues to lead followed by China, Japan, Germany and Korea: UNESCO Staff Report PARIS: Korea has emerged as the world leader in R&D expenditure as a percentage of GDP, followed by Israel, Japan, …

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Punjab and Sindh HECs are illegal: Dr Atta

All 3 HECs not on the same page: Ahsan Iqbal HED Punjab inquired legal status of PHEC: Dr. Mukhtar LAHORE/KARACHI: Those who are saying higher education is devolved to provinces under the 18th Amendment, they are totally wrong because the Punjab and Sindh higher education commissions are controversial and illegal entities …

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HEC Reviews 171 Universities for Quality & Governance

31 PhD and 26 MPhil programmes closed  Further intake in 56 PhD and 10 MPhil programme s closed separately Caption: Dr. Mukhtar Ahmed, Chairman, Higher Education Commission addresses a press conference at Commission Secretariat in Islamabad on Wednesday. Staff Report ISLAMABAD (September 21, 2016) “HEC has rigorously been improving the …

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UN General Assembly 71 session set to debate global issues

Over 140 world leaders including PM Nawaz Sharif arrives Sunday Pakistan to take up issue of innocent Kashmiris killings by Indian forces UNITED NATIONS (Sept 17, 2016): Preparations are being finalized for Tuesday’s annual high-level debate of the 71st session of the UN General Assembly in which more than 140 world …

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HEC’s 28th Faculty Development Programme

The Educationist Report ISLAMABA D (September 8, 2016): The 28th Master Trainers-Faculty Development Programme organised by Higher Education Commission concluded at HEC Secretariat here on Thursday. As many as 30 faculty members from various higher education institutions across Pakistan participated in the programme. Dr. Mukhtar Ahmed, Chairman HEC was chief guest …

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