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Allama Iqbal Open University expands its reach to US

Allama Iqbal Open University (AIOU) in its efforts to expand educational network abroad has registered around thirty students, resident of New York, USA for seeking education in ‘Daras-e-Nazami’, a four-year degree programme. The university’s programme in Islamic studies is getting popular in USA and others countries mainly in the Middle […]


AIOU launches technical education courses

Allama Iqbal Open University (AIOU) has launched nine six-month short-term certificate courses to promote technical and vocational education in the country. The aspirating candidates have been advised to take admission in these courses by September 5.  The courses are of different nature relating to agriculture, poultry farming, and art designing […]


HEC stops four universities from admitting students

ISLAMABAD: The failure to comply with the Higher Education Commission (HEC) set criteria has resulted in stoppage of admissions at four universities functioning in different parts of the country. The information available suggests that the list of the banded universities now includes Preston Institute of Management Sciences and Technology (PIMSAT) Karachi, […]


EMPOWERMENT THROUGH EDUCATION

Pakistan’s biggest property portal joins hands with Care Foundation to provide education to the underprivileged children   Rabia Ashiq has made history with the help of Care Foundation. Hailing from a humble background, she attended the Care adopted school in Charrar Pind, Lahore. She always excelled in sports and, with the […]


Punjab University exempts ‘Scholars’ from NTS test

A meeting presided over by Punjab University Vice Chancellor Prof Dr Mujahid Kamran has unanimously decided that the condition of passing NTS test to qualify for admissions at MPhil and PhD level has been removed from the upcoming academic session. The meeting was held at Al Raazi Hall of Undergraduate […]


Top Pakistani universities

LUMS, IBA and SZABIST Institute of Management Sciences top in business category The Higher Education Commission (HEC) has announced the ranking of Pakistani universities on the basis of quality teaching and research. HEC Chairman Dr Javaid R Laghari announced the rankings at a press conference held at the commission secretariat. […]


HEC announces scholarships for two SU students

Karachi, Higher Education Commission (HEC) has announced sports scholarships for two students of Sindh University Jamshoro based on their fantastic performance in 36th national games 2012 conducted in Lahore. According to Director Sports (Boys), Sindh University boxers Hussain Shah and Israr Shah got first position in boxing competition held in […]