The first course focused on Archival studies in Pakistan, under the auspices of Information Technology University (ITU) concluded here, today. The objective of the course was to bring together the knowledge from several disciplines to equip people working in different archival environments with updated knowledge. Speaking at the conclusion of the course, PITB Director General IT Operations Faisal Yousaf said the course added to the skill set of their team immensely, enabling them to carry out their tasks in an efficient and able manner.
After the removal of Dr Umar Saif as the vice chancellor of the Information Technology University (ITU) Lahore, the Punjab government has been unable to fill the slot, with a probability arising wherein Punjab University VC Dr Niaz Ahmad Akhtar is expected to take charge as the acting ITU VC.
The Punjab Higher Education Department (HED) has been left between a rock and a hard place with regards to appointment of vice chancellor at Information Technology University (ITU) Lahore after only five candidates applied for the position.