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Project brings together Pakistani, European varsities

Islamabad: French ambassador Nicolas Galey has appreciated academic cooperation between Pakistani and European universities and said the B-International capacity building project for higher education sector in Pakistan, UK, France, Italy and Spain deserved to be celebrated. “The B-International project will reinforce the Pakistan’s Higher Education Commission Vision 2025 on internationalisation through building capacity within the

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UK pledges funding for girls’ education

Islamabad : The United Kingdom (UK) on Saturday announced a bilateral programme worth up to £130 million to support girls’ education in Pakistan saying the initiative will impact around 17 million children. According to officials, the Prime Minister’s Girls’ Education Action Plan launched in May this year sets out practical steps to deliver the UK’s

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UHS, Sheffield Varsity launch training of medical teachers

LAHORE:The University of Health Sciences (UHS), in collaboration with the University of Sheffield, UK, has launched a training programme for the medical teachers so that future doctors are prepared to bring knowledge and skills to solve problems and make timely decisions. The inaugural ceremony of the programme was held here at the UHS on Friday.

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AIOU expands educational network

Islamabad : Allama Iqbal Open (AIOU) has extended its educational network to the entire world through enrolling a number of students from different countries. Students from 27 countries including United States, United Kingdom, France, Germany, Australia, Italy, China, and Saudi Arabia have enrolled in 35 different programs offered in Spring Semester 2022. The ratio of

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International Advisory Board lauds GIK’s role

SWABI: Members of the International Advisory Board (IAB) of the Ghulam Ishaq Khan Institute of Engineering Sciences and Technology have acknowledged the impact made by the institute and lauded its contribution to the world of science and innovation. Prof Dr Fazal Ahmad Khalid, Rector, GIK Institute, presided over the meeting on Wednesday. The IAB meeting

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English Speaking Union of Pakistan signs agreement with Queen Mary University of London

The English Speaking Union of Pakistan (ESUP) has entered into an agreement with the Queen Mary University of London, one of the oldest universities in the UK, to promote gender equality, public health, research, languages, arts and sciences. In efforts to forge links with its affiliates worldwide, the ESUP had invited Vice President for International

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UK, Pakistan agree on further education collaborations

Islamabad : British High Commissioner Dr Christian Turner and British Council Country Director Amir Ramazan called on Federal Minister for Education and Professional Training Rana Tanveer Hussain in the latter’s office here and discussed with them the ongoing educational cooperation between the two countries, including the flagship higher education programme ‘Pak-UK Education Gateway’, FCDO’s technical

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KMC graduate wins Dr Zakia Minhas Award

PESHAWAR: Dr Tabish Ikram, a graduate of the Khyber Medical College, has won the first Dr Zakia Minhas Award for Excellence in medical education. The award, which carries a cash prize of $5,000 will be given away at a ceremony in the Khyber Medical University (KMU) on 20 April. It is an attempt to recognize

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How did Bradford University degree come to Pakistan?

The University of Bradford is one of the UK’s most prestigious universities – one of the 50 largest in the world and one of the top 10 best in the UK. Was invited – mostly British, American and German scholars -Only a servant from Pakistan and India was called in this list – Before selection

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Experts at KU moot discuss mental health issues caused by pandemic

A total of 452,081,269 people around the world have so far been infected with Covid-19 during the pandemic of whom 380, 489, 141 people have recovered from the pandemic. The pandemic also affected interpersonal relationships and caused mental health problems that led to new problems. Suicidal ideation, risky behavioural tendencies, and drug and substance use

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