Upper limit for girls’ admission to KP colleges abolished

The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government has done away with the upper age limit for the girls’ admission to public sector universities and colleges in the province. It has also decided to provide free education and boarding facilities to the physically-challenged students enrolled in the local government educational institutions. From today, girls in the province will not […]

Teachers Gathering Arranged at Islamia College University

The Islamia College University arranged a formal gathering of both senior and junior teachers at its Khyber Union Hall on Friday. Speaking on the occasion, Acting Vice-Chancellor Prof Dr Qibla Ayaz called upon the young teachers of the university to focus on research and innovation in accordance with the needs of globalization. Registrar Sareer Badshah, […]

LTP held at KMU

Everything is not perfect in universities in UK and everything is not bad in universities in Pakistan. The missing link is commitment – as it is said ‘when you are interested in doing something you do it whenever it is convenient and when you are committed to something you simply do it, you accept no […]

Governor for provision of educational facilities in Fata

Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Governor Sardar Mehtab Ahmad Khan has directed the education department of Federally Administered Tribal Areas to take concrete measures for provision of modern education facilities in all schools of tribal areas. He asked for taking steps for introduction of English medium of instructions in Fata schools and to ensure that adequate arrangements were […]

Higher education: Govt to revise financial aid programme for MS, PhD

A surge in the number applications for MPhil and PhD scholarships has led the Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa (K-P) government to decide on a revision of its financial aid programme for scholars, The Express Tribune has learnt. K-P Secretary for Higher Education Farah Hamid Khan told The Express Tribune that PC-1 of the higher education department’s (HED) financial […]

102 Hostel of Islamia Collegiate School Students Hospitalised

Up to 102 students from Tribal Hostel of Islamia Collegiate School were rushed to hospital after developing serious health problems on Thursday night. The hostel houses some 350 students. On Thursday night rice and meat was served to the boarders in dinner that resulted in diarrhea to most of the students. Worried about the situation, […]