HEC & PAEC to team up for uplifting R&D culture
May 20th, 2015 | Ahsan Jamil | No Comments
Staff Report ISB: In order to manifest the objectives of increasing research productivity and building pool of researchers, Higher Education Commission (HEC) has affirmed its full support to Pakistan Atomic Energy Commission (PAEC) for developing research groups in different sectors through universities.
Chairman HEC, Dr. Mukhtar Ahmed recently had a meeting with Chariman PAEC, Muhammad Naeem. The focal areas of discussion during the meeting were the development and improvement of RandD resource at national level by collaborative efforts of both organizations. Dr. Mukhtar briefed Chairman PAEC with the numerous inspiring steps taken by HEC during last couple of years in introducing new disciplines, capacity building, faculty trainings, and other programs. He also emphasized on commercialization of research and its significance.
This joining hand of two apex organizations of Pakistan will enhance the RandD culture in Pakistan and will be instrumental in producing eminent researchers in various sectors.
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