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Research Supervisory: Frail system of HEC?

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PRIOR TO this month, as per an article written by Professor Pervez Hoodbhoy on ‘Professor Mafia’ crafted a never-ending debate and after that there is solution to overcome Pakistan’s Professor Mafia and highlights the de functionalities of Pakistani Universities. It seems good when you came to know that the people are coming on frontline to […]…Read More

HEC to establish University of Central Asia and Pakistan (UCAP)

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 In order to offer facilities for higher education to the students of Central Asian states, the arrangements to establish University of Central Asia and Pakistan (UCAP) has finalized by HEC as per federal government’s plan. The total amount needed to complete is Rs 2.84 billion, where the Rs 600 billion already was allocated in annual […]…Read More

HEC appointed Prof Dr. Ikram as ‘Distinguished National Professor

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Prof Dr. Ikram ul Haq has granted a notable position of “Distinguished National Professor” by the Higher Education Commission of Pakistan to value his services and research he has done in the field of botany and biotechnology. Prof Dr. Haq is an emeritus professor at the Government College University Lahore. He has done his Ph.D. […]…Read More

HEC shut down 31 PhD and 26 MPhil programmes last year

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article image HEC: The Higher Education Commission reviewed 293 PhD programmes and 57 MPhil programmes of 171 universities last year, of which 31 PhD and 26 MPhil programmes were shut down as they did not fulfil minimum quality standards, HEC officials told The News on Wednesday. Sharing the performance of the HEC in 2016, the officials said the commission had also received 198 plagiarism complaints since 2006, of which 160 cases were finalised; 90 complaints proved to be false, and 38 faculty members…Read More

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HEC to establish Technology and Innovation Support Centre in Pakistan

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HEC: The Higher Education Commission of Pakistan (HEC) is going to establish a state-of-the-art Technology and Innovation Support Centre (TISC) Network in Pakistan, in collaboration with Intellectual Property Organisation (IPO) Pakistan. A workshop featured on "Access to Technology for Innovation" and on the establishment of the said project was held here in HEC Secretariat Islamabad, yesterday. The workshop was chaired by the Executive Director HEC, Dr. Arshad Ali. The…Read More

HEC selected Dr. Sharifullah Khan for BEST University Teacher Award for the year 2015

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article image C2 SEECS: HEC has selected Dr. Sharifullah Khan for BEST University Teacher Award for the year 2015. This program aims to encourage and recognize the contribution of outstanding university teachers. It also envisages to upgrade quality of research through staff development and provision of better facilities. The objective of this project is to provide monetary as well as self-esteemed incentives to a teacher of Universities/DAIs through awards and certificate. "This national…Read More

Cloud Data Centre launched at HEC

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article image ISLAMABAD: To facilitate universities in becoming part of the world-class research environment, the Federal Minister for Planning, Development and Reforms Ahsan Iqbal on Thursday inaugurated the Cloud Data Centre at Higher Education Commission (HEC). This data centre will provide services like Virtual Data Centres (VDC), Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI), Safe Campus Central Solution and Central Surveillance, Unified Communication and Shared…Read More

Morocco team meets HEC chief

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article image ISLAMABAD: A delegation of university representatives from Morocco, which is on a three- day visit to Pakistan, met Prof. Dr. Mukhtar Ahmed, Chairman Higher Education Commission and senior management of HEC at the Commission Secretariat. The delegation included President University of Fez, President University Hassan II in Casablanca, Omar Assobhei Driss Mansouri and Acting Dean of the Faculty of Letters and Sciences, Dhar El Mehraz, Abdelilah…Read More

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ILO, HEC to collaborate for better employment

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article image STAFF REPORT LHR: The four-day "Refresher Training of Trainers" conducted by ILO Pakistan with the collaboration of the Higher Education Commission (HEC) at HEC Regional Campus has concluded with the distribution of completion certificates among the participants. The training was part of the Start and Improve Your Business (SIYB) programme, which is ILO’s global management-training initiative focusing on starting and improving small businesses as a strategy for creating…Read More

ILO, HEC to collaborate for better employment

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article image STAFF REPORT LHR: The four-day "Refresher Training of Trainers" conducted by ILO Pakistan with the collaboration of the Higher Education Commission (HEC) at HEC Regional Campus has concluded with the distribution of completion certificates among the participants. The training was part of the Start and Improve Your Business (SIYB) programme, which is ILO’s global management-training initiative focusing on starting and improving small businesses…Read More