The Higher Education Commission (HEC) has approved a grant of Rs 21.5 million for a research project of the University of Health Sciences (UHS) on early-stage screening of patients with colorectal cancer. The principal investigator of the research is the…
A 5-member delegation of the University of Agriculture Faisalabad (UAF) led by scientist Prof Dr Muhammad Jalal Arif called on the Sindh University (SU) Vice-Chancellor Professor (Meritorious) Dr Muhammad Siddique Kalhoro and exchanged views on joint research projects and other…
- 132,000 students file applications for Ehsaas Scholarship in 1st Phase
President Arif Alvi on Thursday said the Ehsaas Undergraduate Scholarship Project was a state guardianship for the marginalized students of the country, as it was the state’s responsibility to counter elitism by facilitating people in employment as well as education and health sectors.
The Higher Education Commission (HEC) has awarded 52 Pakistani researchers and scholars for their outstanding work in the spheres of research, innovation and publication during the ceremony of 7th HEC Outstanding Research Awards held at HEC Secretariat.
The newly established University of Okara conferred degrees to the very first batch of MPhil Mathematics after due recognition by the Higher Education Commission (HEC). The 15 passing out students received their degrees from the University of Okara Vice-Chancellor Prof Dr Muhammad Zakria Zakar and the Head of the Department Dr Shoaib Saleem.
The Higher Education Commission (HEC) has rejected the allegations contained in a news item entitled “HEC project to equip varsities with WiFi yet to be completed”, as being based on false and misleading information.
A delegation comprising representatives of different boards of deeni madaris, led by Tanzeemul Madaris Ahle Sunnat President Mufti Muneeb-ur-Rahman, called on Higher Education Commission Chairman Dr Tariq Banuri, at the HEC Secretariat on Tuesday. Other delegates included Maulana Haneef Jallandhry, Maulana Abdul Malik, Dr Atta-ur-Rahman and Allama Afzal Haidri.
The Higher Education Commission (HEC) is all set to launch a two-year associate degree programme by next year to maximize employment prospects for students. This decision has been taken to improve the overall quality of learning, along with inculcating knowledge and the much needed skill-set in graduates required in the marketplace, said HEC Executive Director Lt Gen (retd) Muhammad Asghar.
The Higher Education Commission (HEC) is planning to make some changes in their policy to dispense permissions for the establishment of new universities in the country due to financial vulnerabilities.