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

October 8, 2015 | General

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 devise a comprehensive strategy for internet governance in the country.…

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Higher Education Commission holds consultative session for Medium Term Development Framework

September 30, 2015 | General

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 achieve country’s economic and social development goals.” This was unanimously …

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

September 2, 2015 | General

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 socio-economic uplift of any country.

He was delivering a special …

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Turkish Ambassador calls on Chairman Higher Education Commission

August 27, 2015 | General

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 individual effort, with Turkey in the field of higher education. …

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

August 5, 2015 | General

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 university students. Dr. Mukhtar Ahmed, Chairman, Higher Education Commission (HEC) …

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

June 18, 2015 | Business & Finance

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 the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) as well as the Vision …

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

June 16, 2015 | Misc.

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 Commission (HEC) of Pakistan has brought about immense development in …

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

June 10, 2015 | General

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 (MNBSP) of the United States Agency for International Development (USAID). …

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Higher Education Commission, British Council collaborate for Citizenship Education Programme

June 1, 2015 | Misc.

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 Programme in Pakistani universities and degree awarding institutions. Dr. Mukhtar …

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17th All Pakistan Inter University Declamation contest

May 27, 2015 | Misc.

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 is organised by Higher Education Commission (HEC). Justice (R) Nasira …

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Higher Education Commission, Pakistan announces University Rankings for 2014

May 25, 2015 | Misc.

Islamabad, May 25, 2015 (PPI-OT): University Rankings for the year 2014 were announced by the Higher Education Commission on Monday at the HEC Secretariat. Making the announcement, Dr. Mukhtar Ahmed, Chairman HEC said, University Rankings is a global practice followed …

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Higher Education Commission Foreign Degree equivalence termed satisfactory

May 20, 2015 | Misc.

Islamabad, May 20, 2015 (PPI-OT): A committee of academic experts met on Wednesday at the Higher Education Commission (HEC) Secretariat to review the procedure of the HEC foreign degree equivalence system entrusted to the Higher Education Commission. The committee members

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