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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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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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Emerging financial crunch and survival of the public sector universities in Pakistan

Survival of the public sector universities in Pakistan in the face of emerging financial crunch

Institutions of higher education in Pakistan are passing through a very critical juncture in the history of its establishment. The federal government has tightened up over-flowing funds to the public sector universities. Consequently, the educational institutions have been experiencing stiff financial crunch. This wretched kind of situation remained the hottest …

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