Daily Archives: January 7th, 2011

2011 declared Year of Chemistry

2011 declared Year of Chemistry Karachi: A three-day International Conference on Chemistry and its role in science was organised from January 3 to 5 under the auspices of the Department of Chemistry Jinnah University for Women (JUW). Chairperson of the Department, Dr Rafia Azmat, said that for the conference some 220 abstracts were received from […]

Punjab University PU Lahore faculty gearing up for elections

Punjab University PU Lahore faculty gearing up for elections Lahore: The Punjab University (PU) faculty is gearing up for Academic Staff Association annual elections for 2011 with a clear divide between pro- and anti-administration groups and there is most likelihood that Academic Group and Academic Forum may eventually join hands to confront their principal rival, […]

Rs 70m grant for Punjab University PU Lahore Jhelum campus

Rs 70m grant for Punjab University PU Lahore Jhelum campus Lahore: Chief Minister Punjab Shahbaz Sharif has approved a supplementary grant of Rs 70 million during the current fiscal year 2010-11 for completion of establishment of Punjab University Campus at Jhelum. The expenditure would be incurred on completing remaining construction work of the Punjab University […]

HEC raises research grant for Dow University of Health Sciences DUHS Karachi

HEC raises research grant for DUHS Karachi: The Higher Education Commission of Pakistan (HEC) has raised its research grant for the Dow University of Health Sciences (DUHS) by 15 per cent on the basis of its performance. The increase in the research funding is effective from January 1, under the HEC’s National Research Program for […]

HEC asks Sindh governor to suspend charter of FAST University

HEC asks Sindh governor to suspend charter of FAST University Islamabad: The Higher Education Commission (HEC) has finally made a move to support its long trumpeted slogan of quality assurance and have written a letter to the Sindh governor to suspend the charter of University of EAST for not meeting the cabinet criteria. According to […]