MDCAT to be conducted by provinces through public universities

ISLAMABAD: The Senate Standing Committee on National Health Services, Regulations and Coordination (NHS, R&C) Tuesday passed “The Pakistan Medical and Dental Council Amendment Bill, 2022” and “Pakistan Institute of Medical Sciences Bill 2022” by majority vote. The PMDC bill was introduced by Senator Saleem Mandviwalla and Senator Kauda Babar. The bill passed by majority vote, […]

Girls excel as Peshawar BISE declares SSC exam results

PESHAWAR: Nine students – eight girls and one boy – shared the top three positions as the Board of Intermediate and Secondary Education Peshawar declared the result of the Secondary School Certificate (SSC) annual examination 2022 on Wednesday. The results were declared at a ceremony for the position holders where Chief Minister Mahmood Khan was […]

Hilal-i-Imtiaz for UOE VC

LAHORE:President Dr Arif Alvi announced Hilal-i-Imtiaz for University of Education (UOE) Vice-Chancellor Prof Dr Talat Naseer Pasha on the occasion of the Diamond Jubilee of Pakistan. According to a press release, the award was announced for excellence in science, engineering and education and will be presented on March 23, 2023, during a prestigious ceremony held […]

A memorable handshake between Pak-US higher education leadership

Islamabad : Eye-witnessing international best practices of high-ranking research institutions in the United States, nine Pakistani Vice Chancellors and 25 higher education women leaders representing partner universities of the USAID-funded Higher Education System Strengthening Activity (HESSA) project returned home the other day, determined to apply their learning experiences towards improvement of Pakistan’s higher education ecosystem. […]

Futuristic curriculum advocated to meet market demands

Islamabad : Federal information minister Marriyum Aurangzeb on Wednesday urged curriculum developers to promote futuristic learning to meet market demands. Addressing a function held here to mark the Quaid-e-Azam University’s top world rankings, the minister said the public sector institutions of high education to improve learning standards to compete in the fast-changing world. She urged […]

Millennium Education gets Ed-Tech Award

Islamabad:The Millennium Education (TME) group got the prestigious and pioneering Educational Technology (Ed-Tech) Award 2022, says a press release. Dr. Faisal Mushtaq TI, Founder & Chief Executive of The Millennium Education Group received the prestigious award from the President Dr. Arif Alvi in a ceremony hosted by the Rawalpindi Chamber of Commerce & Industry (RCCI), […]

44 students heading US to study comparative policymaking

Islamabad : US Ambassador to Pakistan Donald Blome met with a group of 44 students from across Pakistan to congratulate them on their imminent departure for the United States to attend the Study of the US Institutes (SUSI) for Student Leaders programme, funded by the US Department of State. Participants will attend an academic programme […]

75pc work on artificial intelligence lab at NUST completed

Islamabad : Seventy-five per cent work of Pakistan first high-standard artificial intelligence laboratory under CPEC at National University of Science and Technology (NUST) has been completed while the equipment installation is almost 100 per cent finished. At the beginning of this year, the laboratory under CPEC—Qingluan Artificial Intelligence Laboratory was officially established at NUST, with […]

Engineering university to be built as tribute to Dr AQ Khan

Islamabad : The government has decided to build a state-of-the-art engineering university in line with the wishes of the late Dr. Abdul Qadeer Khan who was quite ambitious about this project. According to the details, Dr. Abdul Qadeer Khan sent a handwritten letter to Ahsan Iqbal during the previous PMLN government and urged him to […]

Careful Analysis, Experimentation, and active management reduces energy consumption; Prof Sami

Islamabad : COMSTECH organised an online webinar on Energy consumption by information and communication technologies: facts and challenges on Tuesday to educate the participants on the growing energy consumption through the emergence of the latest technologies. The webinar was delivered by Prof. Sami Erol Gelenbe, a Turkish computer scientist, an electronic engineer, and applied mathematician […]