LAHORE:10 May: Keeping in view growing trend of commerce education among students, there is a need to upgrade commerce syllabus to bring it in line with international standards. This was consensus among speakers at a seminar jointly organised by Mir Khalilur Rahman Memorial Society (Jang Group of Newspapers) and Hailey College of Commerce, University of the Punjab.
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LAHORE:05 May:Punjab University has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Gulab Devi Chest Hospital for teaching and clinical training of PU’s allied health sciences students.
LAHORE:May 8:PUNJAB University (PU) Vice- Chancellor Prof Niaz Ahmad on Tuesday laid foundation stone of E-Lane system at the university’s Gate No-1 for enhanced security on campus and smooth entry and exit of vehicles. Briefing on the occasion, Chief Engineer Faizul Hasan Sipra said the E-Lane would consist of five lanes at the estimated cost of Rs9.8million. He said the project would be completed within 45 days on fasttrack basis. He said Rs1.28 million had been saved to the university exchequer.The news.
LAHORE:May 5: Punjab University’s College of Art and Design opened a group show ‘Canvas & Colleagues’ with a public reception in the college. This exclusive exhibition features the works of faculty members of past and present times and traces the journey of art and artists from 1940’s till today. The displayed work has been grouped in to three sections; early years (1940-1960), formative era (1960-1980) and the contemporary trends (1980-Today).
Lahore:May 4: Board of Intermediate & Secondary Education (BISE) Lahore has completed arrangements for Intermediate Annual Examinations 2019 starting from May 06. A spokesperson for BISE said the board had set up 577 examination centers for 360,000 candidates appearing in the exams from Lahore, Sheikhupura, Kasur and Nankana Sahib. The Intermediate part-II exams would be held in the first phase from May 06 to May 21 while in the second phase part-I examination would be held from May 22 to June 12.The news.
Lahore:May 4: Punjab University Vice-Chancellor Prof Niaz Ahmad performed the groundbreaking of Nasira Jabeen Centre for Governance and Policy Dialogue at the university’s Institute of Administrative Sciences (IAS).
LAHORE :May 4: On the directions of Punjab University (PU) Vice-Chancellor Prof Niaz Ahmad, 1,800 employees from grade 1 to 15 who have been awaiting their promotions for decades have got promotion to the next grade. A ceremony was organised for the promoted employees at the university on Friday. Prof Niaz Ahmad, Registrar Dr Muhammad Khalid Khan, Hall Council Chairman Prof Dr Muhammad Abid Hussain Chaudhary, Resident Officer-I Malik Muhammad Zaheer, RO-II Jalil Tariq, Treasurer Rao Muhammad Tahir and Chief Engineer Faiz-ul-Hassan Sipra were also present.
Lahore:01 May: Punjab University’s Centre of Excellence in Molecular Biology (CEMB) organised two-day hands-on training workshop titled “CRISPR/ Genome Editing Technology”. Dr Tayyab Husnain, CEMB Director, researchers and participants from different national institutes of Multan, Faisalabad, Quetta, AJK, Bahawalpur and Lahore were present. Dr Abdul Qayyum Rao from CEMB and Khayam Javed from the Gurdon Institute University of the Cambridge, UK delivered lectures about CRISPR technology and its implications. Their talks were followed by hands-on sessions on designing of CRISPR construct.
LAHORE:29 April: Punjab University’s Alumni Association (PUAA) held its first annual general meeting at University Law College’s auditorium here on Sunday.
LAHORE:23 April: Punjab University (PU) has awarded PhD degree to Muhammad Arshad Ali in the subject of Pakistan Studies after approval of his thesis entitled ‘Provincial Assembly of Punjab (Comparative and Critical Analysis of Legislation for Promotion of Education by Non-Graduate and Graduate Assemblies: 1985-2012).
LAHORE:23 April: Punjab University (PU) Examinations Department declared the results of various examinations here on Monday. These exams include MA Mass Communication Part-I supplementary examination 2018, MA Political Science Part-I supplementary examination 2018, MA Arabic Part-I supplementary examination 2018, MSc Chemistry Part-I supplementary examination 2018, MA English Part-I, II supplementary examination 2018, MA Urdu Part-I, II supplementary examination 2018 and MSc Mathematics Part-I, II supplementary examination 2018.The news.
LAHORE:23 April: A draw for allocation of stalls for Pakistan’s largest book fair to be held at Punjab University (PU) New Campus admin block cricket ground has been held in which national and international level book sellers participated. The book fair will be organised from April 25 to 27. According to a press release, Convener of Publishers/Book Sellers Liaison Committee Prof Dr Fakhar-ul-Haq Noori chaired a meeting regarding the draw for the allotment of book stalls in which 136 stalls have been allocated.The news.
Lahore:17 April:Punjab University (PU) and National Highways and Motorway Police (NH&MP) jointly launched “Road Safety on Wheel” campaign here on Tuesday to create awareness among the people about their safe travel. PU Vice-Chancellor Prof Niaz Ahmad, NH&MP DIG Ahmad Arsalan Malik and other officials were present on the occasion. Under the campaign, road safety awareness messages were displayed on all PU buses.
LAHORE: The Lahore High Court (LHC) on Tuesday issued a contempt of court notice to a Punjab University (PU) teacher and got her arrested after she started crying loudly during the hearing of a case disrupting the court proceedings. Ms Khujista Rehan, an assistant professor, had been in litigation with her fellow teachers at the university accusing them of running a vilification campaign against her in a Whatsapp group.
LAHORE:April 16:Punjab University (PU) Examinations Department on Monday declared the results of various examinations. These exams include MA Punjabi Part-I supplementary examination 2018, MSc Social Work Part-I supplementary examination 2018, MSc Applied Psychology Part-I supplementary examination 2018, MA History Part-II supplementary examination 2018 and BS Applied Geology 4th Professional second annual 2018.The news.