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The startling ramifications of the proposed amendments in the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Universities’ Act.

The startling ramifications of the proposed amendments in the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Universities’ Act.

To be tabled in the Provincial Assembly over the next few days, the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Universities (Amendment) Act 2021 is intended to introduce some grave changes in the legislation enacted by the Government of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa in 2012, subsequently amended multiple times (with more than one hundred and seventy amendments …

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The 05 key areas where the PTI government failed to deliver with respect to universities’ governance in Pakistan

The 05 key areas where the PTI government failed to deliver with respect to universities’ governance in Pakistan

In the previous blog post, ‘02 years performance of PTI Government and miserable condition of universities in Pakistan’, some of the major areas where the incumbent government flunked to deliver on, were listed. This blog post takes a much closer and deeper look at these important points. 1. The burgeoning …

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The 02 years performance of PTI Government and miserable condition of universities in Pakistan

02 years performance of PTI Government and miserable condition of universities

The PTI Government came to power with some dazzling slogans, eye-popping promises and amazingly impressive commitments to mesmerise the electorates. One such catchy line was to establish a world-class university in the Prime Minister House. The PM, Imran Khan reiterated his commitment umpteenth times, on numerous occasions that he would …

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How the 05 important things will change the dynamics of universities’ governance?

How the 4 important things will change the dynamics of universities’ governance?

Contrary to the past, the Higher Education, Archives and Libraries Department, Government of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa has started consultation with all stakeholders with regard to the proposed amendments in the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Universities’ Act. The Department has also started a broad-based consultative process, in collaboration with a team from Institute of …

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The critically important amendments in the Universities’ Act made in 2016 and how it transformed the universities?

The critically important amendments in the Universities’ Act made in 2016 and how it transformed the universities.

In a recent blog post, the implications of the major amendments made in the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Universities’ Act, 2012 were discussed.  The ramifications of some of these amendments led to further changes, modifications and adjustments in the Act. This resulted in the promulgation of the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Universities’ (Amendment) Act, …

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The ultimate guide to the important amendments in the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Universities’ Act: Some valuable suggestions for the policymakers

The ultimate guide to the important amendments in the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Universities’ Act: Some valuable suggestions for the policymakers

If media reports are to be believed, the Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa Universities (Amendment) Act, 2019 is about to be tabled in the provincial assembly in a couple of days, proposing some drastic changes to the legislation framed by the Awami National Party-led provincial government in 2012 and subsequently amended by the PTI …

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