12 scholars from Sindh set to leave for UK


KARACHI: As much as twelve candidates from across Sindh collected their certificates and



prizes during the pre-departure orientation of the Chevening programme held at British Deputy



High Commission office.



The scholars, who have been selected for the programme that is fully funded by the United



Kingdom (UK) government, will be leaving to pursue degrees in master’s programmes in their



respective fields.



Shanzae Asif, who is the only

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537 HEC scholars graduate as medical doctors from Cuba




MONITORING REPORT ISB: The second batch of 537 Pakistani medical students has graduated from the Cuban Universities of Medical Sciences of Sancti Spiritus and Cienfuegos.

The graduation ceremonies of students, held at Sancti Spiritus and Cienfuegos, were dedicated to the Cuban leader Fidel Castro Ruz, who had promptly sent Henry Reeve Brigade, comprising 2464 medical personnel, to Pakistan in the aftermath of 2005 earthquake and subsequently offered 1000 fully funded scholarships for

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HEC black-lists 20 scholars of varsities


STAFF REPORT HYD: The HEC authorities have black-listed 20 scholars of different universities with prohibition not to supervise the research of M.Phil candidates. They also withdrew all HEC benefits including foreign visits and allowances on charges of violation of plagiarism policy of the Commission.

According to details, out of 20 scholars, six belong to University of Sindh Jamshoro. These include Dr. Abdul Sattar Almani, Muhammad Aslam Kamboh, Muhammad Aslam Chaudhry of Department of

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507 scholars complete studies in foreign varsities

STAFF REPORT IBD: Under the Post-Doctoral Fellowships Programme’ of Higher Education Commission, 507 scholars have successfully completed their post-doctoral studies and joined their parent organisations.Through this programme, so far 563 Pakistani university faculty and researchers holding PhD degrees have been provided opportunity to work at leading higher education institutions and state-of-the-art laboratories of academically advanced countries."The main objective of the programme is

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Scholars for more research papers under HEC

STAFF REPORT KHI: Pakistan has become a fertile country for research as more than 8,000 papers by the country’s researchers were published in the international journals this year. This is a huge step up from the 500 research papers that were produced in the year 2000, before the establishment of the Higher Education Commission (HEC)."The amount of research emanating from Pakistan had been growing by 20 per cent each year," said Dr Attaur Rehman, former chairman HEC, while speaking at

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HEC provides jobs to 1041 scholars in varsities

STAFF REPORT IBD: Higher Education Commission’s Interim Placement of Fresh PhDs (IPFP) Programme has placed 1041 Pakistani PhDs as Assistant Professors across the country at both public and private sector, in academic and research universities.According to details, Water Resource Management, Biotechnology, Food Engineering, Animal Nutrition, Bio Chemistry, Nano Chemistry and Nano Catalysis, Plasma Physics, Supply Chain Management, Water Resource Engineering, Cell Biology, Civil and

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Pakistani scholars mark participation in world moot

MONITORING REPPORT THAILAND: Participation of five Pakistani scholars was well recognized at the 1st International Conference on Mobility for Life: Technology, Telecommunication and Problem Based Learning. A world renowned Pakistani scholar Prof. Dr. Bhawani Shankar Chowdhry from Mehran University of Engineering and Technology attended the conference as a keynote speaker and presented his speech on "Successful Transformation of ICT Graduate Program: A Role Model for Developing Countries&

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International conference recognises Pak scholars

STAFF REPORT IBD: Participation of five Pakistani scholars was well recognized at the 1st international conference on Mobility for Life: Technology, Telecommunication and Problem Based Learning. A world famous Pakistani scholar Prof. Dr. Bhawani Shankar Chowdhry from Mehran University of Engineering and Technology (MUET) attended the conference as a keynote speaker and gave presentation on "Successful Transformation of ICT Graduate Programme: A Role Model for Developing Countries".Prof

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Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars and Fellowship for Pakistani Individuals, 2012/2013 USA

Research Fellowship for Pakistani individuals in academia, business, journalism, government, law, and related professions in the field of Public policy issues at Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars, USA – 2012/2013 Study Subject(s): Public policy issues facing Pakistan, research designed to bridge the gap between the academic and the policy making worlds Course Level: Research Scholarship Provider: Fellowship Fund for PakistanScholarship can be taken at: USA Eligibility: This

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Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars

Research Fellowship for Pakistani individuals in academia, business, journalism, government, law, and related professions in the field of Public policy issues at Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars, USA – 2012/2013 Study Subject(s): Public policy issues facing Pakistan, research designed to bridge the gap between the academic and the policy making worlds Course Level: Research Scholarship Provider: Fellowship Fund for PakistanScholarship can be taken at: USA Eligibility: This

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Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars and Fellowship for Pakistani Individuals, 2012/2013 USA

Research Fellowship for Pakistani individuals in academia, business, journalism, government, law, and related professions in the field of Public policy issues at Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars, USA – 2012/2013 Study Subject(s): Public policy issues facing Pakistan, research designed to bridge the gap between the academic and the policy making worlds Course Level: Research Scholarship Provider: Fellowship Fund for PakistanScholarship can be taken at: USAEligibility: This

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