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Pakistan Bar Council serves notice on 7 universities

Universities include Quaid-i-Azam University, Islamia University of Bahawalpur, Karachi University, Federal Urdu University Islamabad and Karachi campus, Shah Abdul Latif Bhatai University, Shaheed Zulfiqar Ali Bhutto University, Bahauddin Zakriya University and Jamshoro University, Sindh Punjab Bar Council’s request will be discussed in the next meeting: PBC Legal Education Committee Chairman Shoaib …

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‘Revengeful’ Turkey fires 21,000 teachers, seeks resignations from all deans of universities

ISLAMABAD: Turkish Ambassador to Pakistan Sadik Babur Girgin has said that all the Deans of the universities have been asked by their Higher Education Council to resign but they could be reappointed after clearance by the authorities. He clarified that people in bureaucracy who were suspected to be involved, were …

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British Council internationalising higher education: Muhammad Ali

British Council Head of External Relations-Education Muhammad Ali talks to The Educationist Photography: Abdullah Waris   The British Council is collaborating with HEC, federal as well as provincial governments  on various educational programmes including students enrollment, students retention, faculty developments, research and other projects. This was stated by Muhammad Ali, the …

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HEC, PITB jointly focus group discussion on Technology Incubators & Accelerators

ISLAMABAD (July 24, 2016): A Focus Group discussion entitled “Incubation and Acc eleration Programmes in Pakistan: Challenges & Policy Preferences” was organized at Higher Education Commission (HEC) Islamabad in collaboration with TechHub Connect, a Project of Punjab Information Technology Board (PITB). Dr. Arshad Ali, Executive Director HEC chaired the session, which …

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Rs 51.42 bn education budget lapsed

KPK couldn’t use 47% budget, Punjab 33% budget Tayyeb Ramazan LAHORE: Despite pro education claims and sloganeering, the provincial governments of Pakistan remained unable to utilize a major part of their education budget for development causing a lapse of Rs 51.42 billion, reveals The Educationist reports. The Khyber Pakhtoon Khawa (KPK) …

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