Lahore: 25 July: The Governor of the Punjab has appointed Prof. Dr. Khaleeq-ur-Rehman Vice Chancellor of the GC University Lahore with immediate effect for the period of four years and the Punjab higher education department has notified the appointment.
Dr. Rehman is currently working as Professor (Meritorious) Department of Physics at University of Engineering and Technology Lahore. He did his PhD in Physics from the Manchester University UK. He is recipient of Izaz-i-Kamal, HEC Best teacher award 2008 and Gold medalist from Pakistan Institute of Physics. He was nominated by the Nobel Committee for the Nobel Award for 2011.