Tag Archives: Higher Education Commission

Participants of workshop strongly recommend to devise a comprehensive strategy for internet governance in country

Islamabad, October 08, 2015 (PPI-OT):Participants of the workshop held under the initiative of Pakistan School of Internet Governance (PkSIG), including government, academia, industry and civil society, have strongly recommended to […]

Higher Education Commission holds consultative session for Medium Term Development Framework

Islamabad, September 30, 2015 (PPI-OT): “Increased resources for higher education and their effective utilization is inevitable if Pakistan has to build a strong knowledge economy that will ultimately lead to […]

Dr. Atta-ur-Rahman stresses on significance of knowledge economy

Islamabad, September 02, 2015 (PPI-OT): Prof. Dr. Atta-ur-Rahman, Former Chairman, Higher Education Commission (HEC), stressed Wednesday the significance of knowledge economy, explaining how knowledge and innovation are key factors for […]

Turkish Ambassador calls on Chairman Higher Education Commission

Islamabad, August 27, 2015 (PPI-OT): Dr. Mukhtar Ahmed, Chairman, Higher Education Commission (HEC) has expressed resolve to improve academic collaboration and aim for a strategic partnership, instead of relying on […]

Haier wins contract for 2nd phase of Prime Minister’s Laptop Scheme

Islamabad, August 05, 2015 (PPI-OT): The second phase of Prime Minister’s Laptop Scheme has been launched with award of contract to the successful bidder for provision of 200,000 laptops to […]

Role of Higher Education sector significant for achieving China-Pakistan Economic Corridor objectives: Ahsan Iqbal

Islamabad, June 18, 2015 (PPI-OT): Mr. Ahsan Iqbal, Federal Minister for Planning, Development and Reforms has stressed the important role of academicians and researchers for implementation of targets set under […]

Meeting of Heads of University Grants Commission/Equivalent Bodies concludes – SAARC Countries to Enhance Collaboration in Higher Education Sector

Islamabad, June 16, 2015 (PPI-OT): Engr. Baleegh-ur-Rehman, Minister for Federal Education and Professional Training, has said that the Government accords great importance to quality education, adding that the Higher Education […]

Ceremony at Lahore College for Women University marks achievements of United States Agency for International Development’s Higher Education Scholarship Programme

Lahore, June 10, 2015 (PPI-OT): More than 80 students from four Pakistani universities received scholarships on Wednesday at a ceremony highlighting the achievements of Merit and Needs Based Scholarship Programme […]

Higher Education Commission, British Council collaborate for Citizenship Education Programme

Islamabad, June 01, 2015 (PPI-OT): The Higher Education Commission (HEC) of Pakistan in collaboration with the British Council organized a Programme Development Workshop for university staff to initiate Active Citizens […]

17th All Pakistan Inter University Declamation contest

Islamabad, May 27, 2015 (PPI-OT): National Defence University Islamabad and Federal Urdu University of Arts and Sciences won the 17th All Pakistan Inter-University Declamation “Allama Iqbal Shield”. The annual contest […]