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Balochistan government to improve science and robotics education in schools

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Mr. Abdul Fateh Bhangar, Secretary Secondary Education Department Balochistan, has led a high-profile discussion on taking science and robotics inventiveness to public school education in Quetta. Representatives from nine robotics organizations across Pakistan attended the meeting and briefed Mr. Bhangar and other officials of the school education department about innovations in math and science education. […]…Read More

Intel International Science and Engineering Fair (ISEF) Students and Alumni Acknowledged in Education Awards ceremony

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  Islamabad, 7th June 2017 – The finalists of this year’s Intel ISEF and the alumni of previous years were acknowledged and awarded at Intel® Innovation in Education Ambassadors and Alumni Awards today. The awards were presented in recognition of the outstanding achievements of organizations and individuals working with the Intel® Education Initiative in Pakistan […]…Read More

UVAS reviews steps to further improve quality of education

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article image LAHORE (02-06-17): The Quality Enhancement Cell of the University of Veterinary and Animal Sciences (UVAS) Lahore organised a meeting of deans and directors to review the quality of education being imparted in the university and how to further improve it as per Higher Education Commission standards. Chairing the meeting, Vice-Chancellor Prof Dr Talat Naseer Pasha […]…Read More

Education and development

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article image Only 200 years ago, the difference in economic conditions among those living in different parts of the world was minimal. It was the industrial revolution with automated means of production that created imbalances in production levels and economic conditions across the globe. Countries which were able to adapt to the new technologies during the industrial revolution became richer compared to the rest of the world. The ability to create and utilise new…Read More

Startup Weekend Lahore Ed-Innovation 2016 attracts over 130 education innovators

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article image LAHORE: LUMS Center for Entrepreneurship, in collaboration with Ilm Ideas 2 and Techstars, organized a themed Startup Weekend event at LUMS to scout and support innovators looking to address the enrollment, retention and learning outcome challenges in the education sector of Pakistan. The event started with Dr. Zartash Afzal Uzmi, LUMS faculty member and facilitator for Startup Weekend Lahore, commencing the proceedings and opening remarks…Read More

No compromise on higher education

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article image ISLAMABAD-The Higher Education Commission (HEC) Pakistan organized 6th meeting of all the Accreditation Councils to discuss various accreditation issues pertaining to different disciplines, universities and their campuses. While chairing the meeting, Dr. Mukhtar Ahmed stressed the need for close coordination and joint effort to ensure quality of higher education in the country. "The two most important issues facing the higher education sector…Read More

Govt intends to increase higher education grant

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PESHAWAR: Minister of State for Education and Professional Training Engr Mian Muhammad Balighur Rehman said Pakistan is going on right path to progress and has come up from all crises due to positive policies of the federal government. Addressing a three-day International Conference on Earth Science Pakistan organized at Peshawar University Baragali Campus on Sunday, the state minister said the country is going on the path of success because of the long lasting policies introduced and…Read More

Computer education is must to progress

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article image C2 CIIT VEHARI: Computer education is must to progress in 21st Century; it is base of development, said by Nazeer Hussain, Director Higher Education Commission while addressing the laptop distribution ceremony at COMSATS Vehari Campus. He said that youth is the most substantial segment of the Pakistani society that can convert the destiny of the country, they are our future. Dr Khair uz Zaman, Director COMSATS Vehari Campus appreciated the role of government to equip the youth with…Read More