Lahore:July 10:Under training cadets of different provinces celebrated Eid-ul-Fiter at the National Centre of Excellence by engaging them in hands-on-practice of disaster management training.
Lahore:July 03:Board of Intermediate and Secondary Education (BISE) Lahore on Saturday announced that it had awarded Hijri scholarships to 100 students who performed exceptionally well in the Secondary School (Annual) Examination, 2015.
Lahore:July 03: Punjab University Examinations Department has issued date sheet of MA/MSc Part-I Annual Examination 2016. The exams will commence from August 4. The detailed date sheet is available on PU website www.pu.edu.pk.The news.
Lahore:July 03:The Syndicate of University of Engineering and Technology (UET) has approved the names of chairmen for six academic departments of the university.
Prof Dr Nasir Hayat has been approved for the Department of Mechanical Engineering, Prof Dr Tahir Izhar for Electrical Engineering, Prof Dr Asif Ali Qasir for Polymer & Process Engineering, Prof Dr Akhalaq for Metallurgical and Metal Engineering, Prof Dr Muhammad Mushtaq for Mathematics and Prof Dr Sajjad Hayder for Environmental Engineering.
Lahore:July 02:UAE ambassador: Ambassador of United Arab Emirates (UAE) Sheikh Essa Abdullah al Basha al Noaimi visited Punjab University Sheikh Zayed Islamic Centre. Faculty of Islamic Studies dean Prof Dr Tahira Basharat and others welcomed him.The news.
Lahore:July 01:The Lahore High Court Thursday disposed of a petition challenging possible privatisation of public schools after a law officer informed the court that the government was not handing over them to non-government organisations.
Lahore:30 June:Provincial Minister for Minority Affairs and Human Rights Khalil Tahir Sandhu has said that hard-working and competent male and female students are the symbol of bright future of Pakistan.
He expressed these views during a meeting with a delegation of students of a private University here on Wednesday.
He said the Punjab government had added 47 percent additional budget to the upcoming year for the education sector as compare to the previous budget.
He said collectively Rs 256 billion had been allocated for school education.
Lahore:30 June:The Pakistan Medical and Dental Council (PM&DC) has announced the results of the National Examination Board examinations (NEB) step I (basic sciences subjects) from Pakistani nationals with foreign basic medical and dental qualifications.
According to a press release issued here on Wednesday, the examination was conducted by Shaheed Zulfikar Ali Bhutto Medical University/PIMS, Islamabad in Pak-China Friendship Centre, Islamabad on 2nd of June 2016.
Lahore:30 June:The Syndicate of University of Veterinary and Animal Sciences, Lahore on Wednesday approved Rs3.02 billion budget for the financial year 2016-17.
According to a press release issued here on Wednesday, Vice-Chancellor Meritorious Prof Dr Talat Naseer Pasha, while chairing the 44th syndicate meeting, said that focus would be on applied research and development projects for further improving the quality of education and services at the university.
He told the meeting that Rs1.624 billion had been allocated for development projects.
Lahore:30 June: Punjab University has extended registration date of BEd private examination, 2016.
The candidates now can submit their registration forms with Rs6,500 till July 29, 2016. Details are also available at Punjab University website www.pu.edu.pk.The news.
Lahore:30 June:Punjab University will remain closed from Monday 4th of July to Friday 8th of July on account of Eid-ul-Fitr.
However, the university will remain open on Saturday 16th of July in lieu of extra holiday of Monday 4th of July.The news.
Lahore:30 June:Justice Ali Akbar Qureshi of the Lahore High Court has given last chance to the vice-chancellor of University of Health Science to comply with the earlier court order within 10 days, otherwise, contempt of court proceedings would be initiated against him in addition to imposition of heavy cost.
The judge issued this order on a contempt of court application of Dr Qaisar Rasheed who had sought directions from the court for the VC to remove his concerns about the quality of the research and teaching at the university.
Lahore:June 29: Virtual University (VU) and Government College Women University Faisalabad (GCWUF) have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) for collaboration in academic, research, human and infrastructural resources.
Virtual University Rector Dr Naveed A Malik and Government College Women University Faisalabad Vice-Chancellor Prof Dr Naureen Aziz Qureshi signed the MoU.
The two top universities will also develop joint research projects and programmes in line with the national priorities for influencing policies through evidence generation.The news.
Lahore:June 29:Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif presided over the first meeting of board of directors of Punjab Institute of Quran and Seerat Studies here Tuesday which considered various matters relating to the institute.
Lahore:28 June:Speakers at a post budget session on Monday expressed concern at the progressive decline in share of education sector in the provincial budget over the past few years.
Statistics shared at the session organised by Alif Ailaan showed that in 2013-14 26 per cent of the provincial budget was allocated to the education sector. The share of the sector came down to 24 per cent in 2014-15 and to 21.4 per cent in 2015-16.
In the 2016-17 budget, funds allocated for the education sector came to 18.6 per cent of the provincial budget.