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LAHORE: HEC’s newly announced ranking may stir controversy

By Arsalan Haider, Daily Times The Higher Education Commission (HEC) on Thursday announced ranking of Pakistani universities, which may stir a controversy due to significant changes in the positions of different universities as compared to those in the last ranking. According to the ranking, two public-sector universities belonging to Lahore […]

Higher Education Commission announces ranking of Pakistani universities

HEC chairman says ranking based on quality teaching, research ISLAMABAD: The Higher Education Commission (HEC) on Thursday announced ranking of Pakistani universities. The HEC Chairman Dr Javaid Laghari said at a press conference held at the commission’s secretariat that universities were ranked on the basis of quality teaching and research. […]

Pakistan Higher Education Commission launches online system for degrees’ attestation

The Higher Education Commission (HEC) has decided to facilitate the general public, universities, institutions of higher learning and embassies in Pakistan through the online reservation system for the attestation of degrees of Pakistani students. The decision has been taken keeping in view the hyper increase in degree attestation demand. “The […]

Cuts in Pakistan Higher Education Commission’s grants hottest issue in ’08

By Khalid Khattak LAHORE THE cuts in grants of Higher Education Commission (HEC) and public sector universities by the government in the wake of global financial crisis remained the hottest academic debate in 2008. The shortage of funds compelled vice chancellors (VCs) of various universities to publicly demand the government […]

Pakistan Higher Education Commission (HEC) shelves future scholarships: Cut in funds

ISLAMABAD, Nov 5: The Higher Education Commission (HEC) has shelved all its future scholarships after the government imposed major cuts on its annual budgetary allocations, reliable sources told Dawn. In view of the government’s decision not to provide funds to the HEC, which were promised under the cash plan for […]