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How Education can change the world?

Samra Shaukat Ali “Education is a matter of life and death for Pakistan.” It is the quote known to all as is said by our beloved Muhammad Ali Jinnah, the greatest leader! The question arises, how could education be a matter of life and death?  Is it food? Is it …

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Higher Education needs overhaul: Dr. Nizam

By: Samreen IlyaS Lahore: Known educationist and former chair- person Punjab Higher Education Commission Prof. Dr. Mohammad Nizamud din has said that despite of experimentation and all-out efforts, the higher education of the country was unable to produce graduates at a par to the national needs for development.  Our education …

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Why faculty evaluations are not effective?

By Abdul Wahid Faculty evaluation by students is considered as one of the most effective tool in ensuring the quality in higher education. It is intended to provide informed assessment of teaching skills and competencies of a particular instructor. Higher education Commission (HEC) of Pakistan back in 2005 established Quality …

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‘CHanneL yoUr Best, forGet tHe rest’!

Zainab Ali Khan CAreer counseling has always been important but only recently got the recognition it deserves. Choosing a career is an important task, but it may also be a difficult one. Career counseling is an essential factor for identifying the real potential and guiding students towards a right career …

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Tragedy of Baluchistan

By Tahira Ali Baluchistan is the largest province in terms of land area, forming the southwestern region of the country. Its provincial capital and largest city is Quetta. The main ethnic groups in the province are the Baluchi people and the Pashtuns. The remaining smaller communities are Brahuis and Hazaras along with other settlers such …

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Urbanization

Ayesha Pakistan is an agricultural state but in real it has a little to offer to agriculture sector. Although agriculture accounts for half of the employed labor force of the country and is the largest source of foreign exchange earnings, it contributes only 24 percent to the national GDP, according …

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