Baloch professor goes missing, incident of enforced disappearance

On Saturday 28th November, three faculty members of Balochistan University were intercepted by armed men near Mastung, Balochistan. These officials of Balochistan University, which included Associate Professor Dr Liaqat Ali Sani, Dr Shabir Ahmed Shahwani and Nizam Shahwani, were travelling to visit the examination centres in Khuzdar on official duty. […]

Punjab Government Launches E-License System For Online Registration of Private Schools

Punjab government launches “e-license system” for online registration of private schools: Until March, all private school owners are given the opportunity to register online for free. Fees for obtaining an e-license can also be submitted online. Online registration will enable the School Education Department to have a complete database of […]

Students Demand Delay in MDCAT 2020 Exams

The latest decision of Sindh Government regarding educational institutions has hurt the sentiments of MDCAT 2020 students, as they too demand postponement in their aptitude examinations. Owing to this, #delayMDCAT is trending on twitter in Pakistan. Schools, colleges and other institutions in Sindh had to face an unexpected halt owing to the novel […]

HEC announces termination of 2-year Bachelors degrees

ISLAMABAD: The Higher Education Commission (HEC) announced on Tuesday that it will not recognise two-year bachelor degrees, BA/BSc, undertaken after the 2018 academic year. A notification issued by the HEC stated that universities must immediately stop offering these degree programmes in line with the education commission’s decision to phase them […]

Early closure of Educational Institutes in Sindh amid covid-19

KARACHI: The Sindh Education Department on Saturday decided against the early closure of educational institutions in the province as the second wave of the pandemic sweeps across the country. Chairing a meeting of the provincial education steering committee, members were informed by Education Minister Saeed Ghani of recommendations regarding early […]