Lahore:28 April: Punjab University and Centre for International Relations, Rome, have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to promote bilateral relations, exchange faculty members and launch joint research projects. The MoU signing ceremony was held at committee room of the vice chancellor’s office here on Thursday.
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LAHORE: April 27: The Punjab University’s faculty of engineering and technology has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with a Chinese company for higher education of its students in China. A ceremony to the effect was held at PU’s Institute of Chemical Engineering and Technology here on Wednesday. Dean Faculty of Engineering and Technology Prof Dr Taqi Zahid Butt and Ms Yang Yu and Ms Yan Liuyl from China’s Gorges company were present on the occasion. According to the MoU, the Chinese company would support the PU engineering students to pursue higher studies in China for two years.
LAHORE:25 April:Punjab University (PU) administration on Monday once again postponed its three-day book fair scheduled to be held from April 27, 2017. Last month, the university administration had announced holding the book fair from April 6 to 8, 2017.However, it was postponed following a tense situation at the Punjab University after a clash between student groups.
Lahore:25 April: The first-ever degree awarding ceremony of recently graduated students of Punjab University Department of History and Pakistan Studies was held on Monday in which two PhD degrees and 110 degrees of M Phil History, MA History and MA Pakistan Studies were distributed among students.
LAHORE:25 April:Government College University (GCU) Monday started observing Mental Health Week to highlight and deliberate upon issues related to human thinking, behaviours and social well-being.
LAHORE:April 24:The Punjab University is all set to organise its annual book fair from April 27 to April 29 after it was initially postponed due to the unrest on campus. However, the faculty and students fear fresh violence. PU had earlier announced the annual three-day book fair from April 6 to 8, 2017. In this regard, a high level meeting, chaired by PU Vice Chancellor Prof Dr Zafar Mueen Nasir, was held to review arrangements.
LAHORE:22 April:The Punjab University faculty expressed serious concerns over the security of teachers, especially those living at the residential colony. They demanded a complete overhaul of the security system and additional measures such as background checks of employees by the Special Branch.
LAHORE:22 April:Scientists from Chinese Academy of Agriculture Sciences (CAAS), China, visited Punjab University’s Centre of Excellence in Molecular Biology (CEMB) to discuss establishment of “Pak-China Cotton Biotechnology Laboratory” at CEMB. According to a press release, in continuation of the developing strong ties, CEMB and China Science and Technology Exchange Centre (CSTEC), China, jointly organised one day workshop “Pak-China Young Scientists Exchange Programme” at the centre.
LAHORE:April 21:A division bench of the Lahore High Court on Thursday suspended an order of a single bench and allowed functioning of Punjab University’s equivalence department. The single bench comprising Justice Atir Mahmood had declared illegal functioning of the equivalence department. The university challenged the decision through an intra court appeal, which was heard on Thursday by a two-judge bench headed by Justice Aminuddin Khan.
LAHORE:20 April:Iqbal Town CIA on Wednesday arrested three persons on charges of killing Prof Tahira Parveen at her Punjab University residence the other day. The accused killers were identified as Sajjad Ali, an electrician by profession and his two close friends Hammad and Suneel Masih. They had allegedly murdered the victim as she recognised Sajjad while looting her house.
Lahore:20 April: Punjab University Department of Information Management and Punjab University Library will organise a seminar to mark international world book and copyright day on “Books through the ages and its implications” on Thursday (today) at 10:30am at Al-Raazi Hall. Punjab Higher Education Commission Chairperson Prof Dr Muhammad Nizamuddin, Punjab University Vice-Chancellor Prof Dr Zafar Mueen Nasir and others will attend the seminar.The news.
LAHORE:20 April:Punjab University Examinations Department has declared the results of BBA (Hons.) (Final year) annual examination 2016. Details are also available at Punjab University website www.pu.edu.pk.The news.
LAHORE:20 April:Government College University Lahore Library Society has organised a two-day book fair at the University’s Abdus Salam Hall in connection with the World Book Day celebrated every year on April 23. According to a press release issued here on Wednesday, a good number of national and international publishers, including the Oxford University Press, have set up their stalls at the book fair, which received a warm response from students and faculty members on the opening day on Wednesday. Eminent writer Dr Tariq Rahman inaugurated the book fair.
LAHORE:19 April:Government College University (GCU) has awarded a PhD in Urdu to a scholar, Freeza Ashraf . She completed her thesis under the supervision of Dr Akhtar Ali. The GCU Examination Department has issued a notification after approval of the thesis.The news.
A meeting of Punjab University Advanced Studies and Research Board (ASRB) was held on Tuesday which approved 14 PhD synopses, 19 evaluation reports and 7 panel of examiners.