The government of Pakistan decided to open new campuses of Virtual University of Pakistan (VU) in 4 cities in Balochistan province.
For the purpose, an agreement had been signed between the VU and the Balochistan University of Engineering and Technology. The agreement was signed in a ceremony held at the campus of VU where Rector Naeem Tariq and Balochistan University of Engineering and Technology Vice Chancellor Dr Ahsanullah Khan Kakar signed the agreement.
According to the agreement, the four cities of the province of Balochistan where the campuses would be established include Pashin, Turbat, Atal and Khuzdar. The agreement further stated that the Balochistan University of Engineering and Technology would provide the buildings for the campuses. According to a spokesman of VU, the agreement was finalized by the VU on the instructions of the Ministry of IT and Telecom.