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Quality infrastructure institutions imperative for harmonizing standards

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article image ISLAMABAD: Federal Minister for Science and Technology Rana Tanveer Hussein said the development and upgradation of National Quality Infrastructure (NQI) institutions are important for promoting harmonization of standards at international and regional level. Addressing the inaugurative session of a three day UNIDO-ECO Expert Group Meeting here on Monday, he said Ministry of Science and Technology has formulated a National Quality Policy. The first step towards establishing an…Read More

CIIT Islamabad ranks among top 20 regional institutions

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STAFF REPORT ISB: COMSATS Institute of Information Technology (CIIT) Islamabad has topped among Pakistani institutions and also succeeded to clinch 18th position among top western Asian institutions as per the high-quality research outputs ranking table 2016 released by international reputed organisation, Nature. According to the released index, the CIIT Islamabad has showed remarkable performance with 246.2% increase in weighted fractional count (WFC) in 2015 as compared to 2014. …Read More

CIIT Islamabad ranks among top 20 regional institutions

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: COMSATS Institute of Information Technology (CIIT) Islamabad has topped among Pakistani institutions and also succeeded to clinch 18th position among top western Asian institutions as per the high-quality research outputs ranking table 2016 released by international reputed organisation, Nature. According to the released index, the CIIT Islamabad has showed remarkable performance with 246.2% increase in weighted fractional count (WFC) in…Read More

Educational institutions role vital in designing modern curriculum

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: President of Pakistan Mamnoon Hussain has said that educational institutions and all stakeholders should cooperate with the government for designing the curriculum on modern lines. He was addressing the recently held 82nd Convocation of COMSATS Institute of Information Technology here at the Convention Centre. He asked the students to acquire higher education, uphold their religious and moral norms and never let down their Pakistani identity as this was the key to…Read More

Educational institutions role vital in designing modern curriculum

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: President of Pakistan Mamnoon Hussain has said that educational institutions and all stakeholders should cooperate with the government for designing the curriculum on modern lines. He was addressing the recently held 82nd Convocation of COMSATS Institute of Information Technology here at the Convention Centre. He asked the students to acquire higher education, uphold their religious and moral norms and never let down their Pakistani identity as this was the key…Read More

Intel confers awards to RMS, other institutions

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: In order to appreciate and encourage teachers to use technology to enhance their skills amongst students, Intel Education Pakistan has recently organised Intel Education Award Ceremony’ in Karachi. This year in the Intel Education Initiatives Award category, Chief Executive of Roots Millennium Schools Chaudhry Faisal Mushtaq received the prestigious annual Intel Education Award’ for the five consecutive years for his extraordinary services to bring ICT and digital…Read More

Top Philippines institutions, LCWU join hands for coop

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STAFF REPORT LHR: Two reputed institutions of international ranking in higher education of Philippine have joined hands with Lahore College for Women University (LCWU) to develop academic cooperation and promote mutual understanding in the field of City and Regional Planning (CRP). An MoU has recently been signed at LCWU in Lahore. The core areas of collaboration includes Urban and Regional Planning; Risk Sensitive Planning and Management and Administrative Sciences to strengthen the…Read More

PTA starts linkages with educational institutions

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: The Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) has been working towards encouraging research activities and has taken initiatives to establish linkages with educational institutions to promote telecom research. "The research on forthcoming regulatory issues and challenges and transfer of new technologies is likely to assist the regulator and policy makers, PTA Chairman Dr. Syed Ismail Shah said. He was talking to students of Telecom Engineering Department,…Read More

President for coordination among education institutions

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: President Mamnoon Hussain has urged all institutions to work with close coordination for progress and prosperity of the country. Addressing the recently held convocation of National University of Sciences and Technology (NUST) in Islamabad, he said that the government is focusing on promotion of science and technology with active participation of private sector. He said that the government plans to establish a science and technology park to promote advanced…Read More

Institutions need capacity building for progress

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STAFF REPORT IBD: Pakistan is in urgent need of institutional capacities so as to promote sustainable urban transport, said experts at an inter-related training programmes recently organised by the Pakistan Sustainable Transport Project (PAKSTRAN). Sustainable urban transportation, they said, was urgently needed not only for the cause of energy conservation and pollution-free environment but also to combat chaos severely compromising economic, mental and emotional well being of the masses…Read More