Ahmedpur East: Islamia University, Bahawalpur shone in the daylong National Conference and Exhibition on "Setting Standards for 21st Century Pakistan Universities Building Economies" organised by the Higher Education Commission in Islamabad.
As many as 30 universities participated in the event including the Islamia University Bahawalpur and displayed and exhibited their ongoing economically beneficial research programmes and products. A team of scientists and students headed by IUB Vice Chancellor Dr Muhammad Mukhtar participated in the event.
The first project from the IUB entitled "Antifungal properties of the Cholistan Desert medicinal plants," which was an ongoing research work of Prof Mukhtar portraying his care towards the region. The nation