Tag: Council

HEC’s National Agriculture Education Accreditation Council delegation visits Department of Food Science & Human Nutrition, UVAS

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PR: A delegation of National Agriculture Education Accreditation Council (NAEAC) from Higher Education Commission, Islamabad visited Department of Food Science & Human Nutrition of the University of Veterinary & Animal Sciences (UVAS) Lahore. The delegation comprised on Secretary (NAEAC) Mr Naseer Alam Khan, Deputy Director (NAEAC) Raja Mehtab Yasin, with Subject Expert Dr Shinawar Waseem […]…Read More

The CGSS organized a Seminar on “Agricultural Developments in 21st Century” at Pakistan Agricultural Research Council, Islamabad.

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PR: The Centre for Global & Strategic Studies (CGSS) arranged a seminar on “Agricultural Developments in 21st Century” at PARC HQs, Islamabad. The event brought together government representatives, armed forces officers, diplomats and students from across the country and individuals from public and private entities. Dr. Yusuf Zafar – Chairman, Pakistan Agricultural Research Council (PARC) […]…Read More

Pakistan won the chairpersonship to FAO Council

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Pakistan has participated in FAO Council Chairmanship seat at Rome and due to the personal presence of Sikandar Hayat Khan Bosan, Federal Minister MNFS&R won the election by a significant margin. The other countries for this slot were Slovakia, Cyprus, Indonesia, Albania and Bosnia. From Pakistan a scientist, Khalid Mehboob was nominated. Mehboob’s rich experience […]…Read More

ETC: a new test council for university admissions

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article image C2 HEC ISB: "Education Testing Council (ETC) a new council will run free standardised tests for university admissions, government will bear the cost of the test that will be conducted twice a year", said by Dr Mukhtar Ahmad, Chairman Higher Education Commission (HEC). These tests will initially be conducted for undergraduate admissions and subsequently for MS and PhD admissions. The ETC tests will be valid for a period of two years. Dr Mukhtar further said that ETC will…Read More

HEC sets up Tech Council to regulate degree programmes

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article image STAFF REPORT KHI: The Higher Education Commission has established the National Technology Council (NTC), an accreditation council, to monitor and accredit technology related degree programmes. According to an official from the HEC, Major General (retd) Akbar Saeed Awan and Dr Kausar Malik have been appointed as Chairman and Vice Chairman of the council respectively. He said that the NTC has been assigned to take into consideration different aspects for accreditation of degree…Read More

Investiture ceremony of new PNS council held

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STAFF REPORT ISB: Dr. Ishfaq Ahmad, former chairman of the Pakistan Atomic Enegry Commission (PAEC) has said that forums like Pakistan Nuclear Society need to share information with the masses about the peaceful uses of nuclear power and disseminate this information in a systematic way. He expressed these views while addressing the recently held investiture ceremony of newly-elected Council of Pakistan Nuclear Society (PNS) at the Comstech premises. A large number of members and…Read More

Academic Council, GCU approves seven new PG programmes

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article image Staff Report LHR: The Academic Council of Government College University (GCU), Lahore has recently sanctioned seven new postgraduate (PG) programmes. The approval was the outcome of the deliberations made in 15th Annual Meeting presided by Professor Dr. Muhammad Khaleeq ur Rahman, VC GCU. The PG programmes include highly modern professional fields. In addition, the rules and regulations, eligibility criteria of admission, number of seats, credit hours, and fee structure were also…Read More

Message from Prof. Dr. Anne-Catherine Robert-Hauglustaine Director General of the International Council of Museums (ICOM)

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article image Greetings to museum colleagues of Pakistan on International Museum Day The International Council of Museums (ICOM) fosters international debate within the museum community to improve our work throughout the world, and established International Museum Day in 1977. It is a unique occasion for museums to promote activities and enjoyment in order to stir public awareness about the crucial role conferred to museums in today’s society. This interplay consists of a series of special…Read More

Academic Council, GCU approves seven new PG programmes

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article image Staff Report LHR: The Academic Council of Government College University (GCU), Lahore has recently sanctioned seven new postgraduate (PG) programmes. The approval was the outcome of the deliberations made in 15th Annual Meeting presided by Professor Dr. Muhammad Khaleeq ur Rahman, VC GCU. The PG programmes include highly modern professional fields. In addition, the rules and regulations, eligibility criteria of admission, number of seats, credit hours, and fee structure were also…Read More

Council formed for peasants rights protection

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STAFF REPORT LHR: The Agrarian Reforms Council has been launched with the prime objective of developing the rural economy in the province. It also aims to tackle poverty by strengthening agriculture and supporting the rights of farmers and peasants. The council would act as an independent think tank giving recommendations for reviewing land and agrarian policies. Initially, it will take up some urgent issues, but over the time it might cover a wide range of agro-economic and environment…Read More