UoP Convocation: 460 Students awarded degrees

Around 460 graduates were awarded degrees during the University of Peshawar Convocation for session 2012 on Thursday at University Public School Peshawar. The awardees included 17 PhD degree holders, 06 M. Phil while 33 students were those who were grabbed top position in their concern department and were awarded Gold Medals while 437 students were get […]

Scholars get laptops at ICP

Islamia College University

The Ph.D and M.Phil students of the Islamia College University Peshawar were given laptops under Prime Minister’s Scheme at a special ceremony held here at ICP. Vice Chancellor ICP Prof.Ajmal Khan, Registrar Prof. Dr.Sareer Badshah, Controller of Examination Dr. Amjad Ali and others were present on the occasion. The Vice Chancellor in his brief address […]

WWF organizes spellathon stage III at The Educators

WWF-Pakistan organized the final stage of Spellathon with The Educators at the organization’s head office and participating students from several school campuses qualified for the final round of the spelling bee. Students were tested according to their grade level and were given 60 minutes for a word dictation round in which they were tested on […]

CUETC 2014 (Promoting IT Culture)

It’s a matter of immense pleasure for the Department of Computer Science to announce 2nd Episode of Mega IT event CUETC, City University emerging technologies competitions to be held on 28th and 29th November 2014 at City University of Science and Information Technology, Peshawar. Keeping the thrust for knowledge gaining and competition alive among IT […]

Seven universities functioning without statutes in KP

Seven public sector universities in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa have been operating without having their own statutes for the last few years, according to sources. They said that those universities were using the statutes of other universities to run their affairs. It showed the non-seriousness of the administration of the respective universities, they added. It was very […]

Without hindsight: With exception of UoP, K-P varsities sans history department

Graduates of the province may be vulnerable to repeating the past. This is because apart from the University of Peshawar, all other public sector universities in Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa have no history department. This was revealed during an event arranged for the alumni of University of Peshawar’s History Department. The session was chaired by Benazir Shaheed Women’s […]

Education woes: 551 schools in FATA, FRs devastated by militancy, floods in 2013-14

At least 551 schools were destroyed in the Federally Administered Tribal Areas (Fata) and Frontier Regions (FR) in 2013-14 due to ongoing militancy and floods. This was revealed in official papers issued by the FATA Secretariat regarding the Annual Development Programme (ADP) for 2014-15. According to documents available with The Express Tribune, 362 boys schools […]