Lahore:September 22: University of Education (UOE) Thursday organised a seminar in connection with 15 years celebrations of the establishment of Higher Education Commission (HEC), Pakistan. According to a press release, speaking on the occasion, University of Education Vice-Chancellor Dr Rauf-i-Azam lauded the achievements of HEC during the last 15 years and said because of HEC, higher education was being spread in Pakistan at a great speed. He added every year the number of PhD scholars was being increased which had enhanced the quality of education in Pakistan. Director UOE’s Quality Enhancement Cell (QEC) Dr Muhammad Mansha said HEC had established QECs in all universities to maintain the standards of education which was commendable. Director S&T Dr Muhammad Alam Saeed said creation of Pakistan Educational Research Network (PERN) was a landmark initiative in the history of HEC. Division of Education Director Dr Intizar Butt also highlighted the achievements made by HEC during the last 15 years.The news.