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PU Entry Test Schedule for Admission 2017-18

LAHORE: Punjab University has announced entry test schedule for the admission 2017-18 and out of over 70 departments only 11 would conduct entry tests this year. According to details, seven departments are conducting entry tests for admission to BS 4-year programmes. These include College of information Technology, College of Art and …

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Young Pakistani on the mission to educate Pakistan

FAISALABAD: Slum School is an attempt to educate children living in slums of Pakistan. We believe education is a vaccine for violence, terrorism & poverty. Pakistan is a country plagued by issues like poverty, corruption, and, the biggest of all, illiteracy. With an overall literacy rate of 56.6% (According to …

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Punjab Education Budget Share Cut Down

LAHORE: Despite overall 10.29 per cent (Rs32.2 billion) increase in the Punjab education budget for FY 2017-18 as compared to the previous year, the percentage share of the budget has been decreased to 17.51 percent from last year’s 18.61 (by 1.1 percent). The Punjab government has allocated Rs345 billion for education …

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Historic books gutted in GCU fire

By Abdullah Qureshi LAHORE: Historic books of Persian gutted when a fire erupted at the library of Government College University early in morning due to a short circuit the other day, sources and eye witness told The Educationist. However, GCU Public Relations Officer Musdiq Sultan said that all the books …

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VCs Appointed at LCWU & UoS

Dr. Uzma Qureshi becomes VC LCWU and Dr Ishtiaq Ahmad VC UoS Decision for PU and MNS-UET still pending By Asad Saleem LAHORE: The Punjab government has appointed vice chancellors at Lahore College for Women University (LCWU) and University of Sargodha (UoS) for a period of four years after approval of …

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