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VCs role, politics and autonomy

Universities of the country are autonomous bodies meaning that they have the freedom to take decisions by themselves and govern themselves. As a matter...

Bifurcation of education

The Punjab government has bifurcated the education ministry into school education and higher education. Rana Mashhood who was the education minister and also held...

In defence of HEC ranking

A lot has been said against the ranking mechanism of the Higher Education Commission (HEC); however what is missing is a constructive criticism to...

Colleges: a stepchild of the education sector

Higher education sector has seen a boom in the past decade, specifically at the university level; however the same cannot be said for another...

BZU sub-campus HEC and PHEC

Recently the plight of students of Bahauddin Zakariya University (BZU), Lahore was heard all over the country and what has surfaced as a cause...

Entry Test: a serious issue for students

Last year a committee was constituted to discuss if the entry test should continue or the universities should rely solely on board examinations. A...

Brain drain in higher education

Every year Pakistani teachers go abroad for higher education and research. Those who complete PhD from America, Germany, France and other countries on scholarship,...

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