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Higher Education Commission constitutes Committee to Probe Alleged Ghost Professors Scandal

November 13, 2019 | General, Official News

Islamabad, November 13, 2019 (PPI-OT): The Higher Education Commission (HEC) has constituted a Fact Finding Committee to probe into the allegations of irregularities in the Foreign Faculty Hiring Programme (FFHP) at GCU Lahore’s Abdus Salam School of Mathematical Sciences. The …

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Higher Education Commission, Huawei hold training on artificial intelligence

November 8, 2019 | General, Official News

Islamabad, November 08, 2019 (PPI-OT): The Higher Education Commission (HEC) and Huawei Technologies Pakistan Pvt. Ltd. jointly organized the first ‘Train the Trainers’ Training for Huawei Certified ICT Associate (HCIA) on Artificial Intelligence (AI) at HEC Secretariat, Islamabad. The eight-day …

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HEC, NCSW Sign DoU to Establish National Library, Women’s Museum

November 1, 2019 | General, Official News

Islamabad, November 01, 2019 (PPI-OT): The Higher Education Commission (HEC) and the National Commission on the Status of Women (NCSW) have agreed to collaborate to set up a Public Library and Women’s Museum/Archives in Islamabad. The agreement was signed by …

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Higher Education Commission takes serious note of harassment, security issues at Universities

October 18, 2019 | General, Official News

Islamabad, October 18, 2019 (PPI-OT): The Higher Education Commission (HEC) has taken serious notice of rising incidents of sexual harassment, violation of privacy and intolerance and lack of basic amenities in universities across the country, particularly the recent allegations of …

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Committee Established to Oversee Medical Education

September 28, 2019 | General, Official News

Islamabad, September 28, 2019 (PPI-OT): A Committee has been established to address emerging challenges and opportunities in the entire spectrum of medical education in the country, including undergraduate education, graduate education, clinical certification, health research and research oriented education, adoption …

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HEC, Huawei impart training on smart university technologies

September 2, 2019 | General, Official News

Islamabad, September 02, 2019 (PPI-OT): The Higher Education Commission (HEC) and Huawei Technologies Pakistan organized a one-week training for Huawei Certified Network Associate (Wi-Fi), under the ongoing Smart and Safe Campus programme of HEC. Dr. Fateh Marri, Member (Operations and …

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21 Pakistani scholars to proceed to China under HEC-CRBC scholarship programme

August 29, 2019 | General, Official News

Islamabad, August 29, 2019 (PPI-OT): The Higher Education Commission (HEC) organised on Thursday a send-off ceremony in honour of 21 Pakistani scholars proceeding to China under “Inherit of Pak-China Friendship, Hundred Talent Study Financing Programme.” Wang Zhuhai, Chinese Economic and …

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HEC launches national academy of higher education

June 12, 2019 | General, Official News

Islamabad, June 12, 2019 (PPI-OT): In continuation of its efforts to enable the country’s higher education sector to become more effective in academic excellence, management and problem-oriented research, the Higher Education Commission (HEC) Pakistan Wednesday held launch conference of the …

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HEC to Organize Summer Course for Faculty Members

June 3, 2019 | General, Official News

Islamabad, June 03, 2019 (PPI-OT): The Higher Education Commission (HEC) will organize a six-week skills-based summer faculty development programme under the newly launched National Academy of Higher Education (NAHE), from second week of July 2019, at HEC Islamabad.

NAHE has …

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HEC organises Pak-Afghan cultural event: Payam-e-Subh

April 29, 2019 | General, Official News

Islamabad, April 29, 2019 (PPI-OT): “Pakistan wants peace and prosperity in Afghanistan and will continue extending its all-out support in its rebuilding process.” President of Pakistan Dr. Arif Alvi stated this on Monday while addressing the Pak-Afghan cultural event, Payam-e-Subh …

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University Heads Seek Government’s Support to Avoid Financial Crisis

April 23, 2019 | General, Official News

Islamabad, April 23, 2019 (PPI-OT): Despite an overall 10 per cent cut in the budgets of government entities, the Vice Chancellors and Rectors of universities have expressed trust in the Government to protect the higher education sector’s budget.

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Higher Education Commission technology development fund

April 18, 2019 | General, Official News

Islamabad, April 18, 2019 (PPI-OT): A cost-effective technology has been developed by University of Agriculture, Faisalabad and Jaffer Agro Services (Private) Limited for application of bio-herbicide to control weeds of wheat. This project was approved and undertaken under Technology Development …

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