Pakistan's Leading Education Website & Teacher's Provider
Home | Forum | Teacher | Student | Institution | Jobs | Admission guide | Tests | Study abroad | Notices | classified | Study partner

A complete archive of Pakistan's Education news releases since 2007

Find Pak classmates
Pakistani classmatesDirectory since 1947. Find Now >>
Education news archive for October-2008

Oct 6
  • Confusion over HEC four-year BS degree programme


  • World Teachers' Day came & went unnoticed


  • UK Visa Application Centres (VACs) in Karachi reopening on October 8


  • University of Veterinary & Animal Sciences (UVAS) BS degree recognition issue with Pakistan Veterinary Medical Council (PVMC)


  • Federal Public Service Commission (FPSC) tests schedule for various posts


  • Walls erected in front of Punjab University hostel rooms


  • Sindh University LL.B. announced entry tests schedule


  • Punjab University faculty urged to improve standard of teaching


  • Private schools demanded representation in Private Educational Institutions Regulatory Authority (PEIRA)


  • Punjab University librarian upgraded to grade-20 by HEC
Oct 7
  • Punjab University registration for BA/BSc annual examinations 2009 completed


  • Allama Iqbal Open University entry test schedule for admission in Commonwealth Executive MBA/MPA Programme


  • SZABIST's LLB external program graduates awarded degrees


  • Weapons recovered from Punjab University grounds: PU groups condemn admin for accusing 'innocents'


  • Jinnah University given holiday over bomb hoax


  • Bolan Medical College (BMC) entry test deadlock entered second week


  • Why do only Karachi schools pay commercial tariffs for electricity?


  • Discriminating against O/A-levels


  • Vehicles not allowed inside Karachi University Campus


  • University of Sindh Masters and Bachelors degree admissions test from 19th


  • Punjab University to welcome new students on 14th


  • 18 million teachers needed for universal primary education (UPE)


  • 100,000 youth to be imparted technical training during 2008-09: NAVTEC Chairman


  • Model colleges of Islamabad to get 297 female teachers


  • Postgraduate Medical Institute (PGMI) diploma/degree courses


  • Students of Sindh, Mehran and Liaquat universities protest against police
Oct 8
  • A-level students admission in medical colleges. Only 53 students got admission


  • HEC's universities project delayed scheduled to be established through Foreign Assistance Collaboration Programme


  • Medical entrance test 2008-09 unfair and lacking in transparency


  • BSEK Class IX (Gen. group, regular) marksheets collection schedule


  • Park at your own risk: Punjab University plagued with vehicle theft


  • Classes begen at Sindh Agriculture University (SAU)


  • Punjab University took strict notice against IJT's threats


  • University of Sindh got new IT lab


  • Punjab University VC urged students to focus on academics
Oct 9
  • IBCC denied O-Level IT students equivalence certificate in sciences


  • Federal Urdu University of Arts, Science and Technology (FUUAST) MA results announced


  • Delay in US visa clearance, students suffer


  • Punjab University policy for affiliated colleges contradictory


  • Ghost schools continue to haunt education sector


  • BISE, Peshawar SSC supple exams to start from 22nd


  • Punjab University MBBS final Exams rescheduled


  • New mass communication building at Karachi University, offering a world of new opportunities to put students on the road to success


  • Fatima Jinnah Women University (FJWU) convocation on 15th


  • Karachi University launched disaster management volunteer corps


  • Two colleges affiliated with Wali Khan University


  • King Edward Medical University (KEMU) allocated Rs 10m for research work


  • Senate body for amicable solution to AIOU tax controversy
Oct 10
  • Dr Atta-ur-Rehman resigned as HEC chief


  • Karachi University M.S and Ph.D. pre-entry test schedule


  • Punjab government has approved Nawaz Sharif Medical College for Gujrat


  • Karachi University announced B.Sc. Physiotherapy results


  • Students cannot use Punjab University for group activities, said Punjab Governor Salman Taseer


  • Mehran University of Engineering and Technology (MUET) admission test on 26th


  • SPLA slamed govt for 'doing nothing' to save Government Islamia College Building complex
Oct 11
  • Local Universities in trouble, HEC budget cuts


  • NED University pre-admission test schedule for 2008-09 academic session


  • Rs 2bn Talent Endowment Fund for Punjab students


  • Sindh University LLB admission test on 14th


  • Taliban collect donations at University of Peshawar (UoP) campus


  • Ghulam Mohammad Mahar Medical College Admission test schedule


  • Balochistan teachers called off exam boycott


  • SSC Part-I scrutiny applications to be accepted


  • Punjab University - SUPARCO lease issue
Oct 13
  • IJT & PSF clashed at Pak Swedish Institute


  • University of Peshawar announced BA, BSc results


  • NED University increased seats for new session


  • Varsities asked to defer uplift projects: Shortage of HEC funds


  • University of Sindh announced new schedule for entry tests for L.L.B.


  • HEC to provide free access to digital library


  • Admission test for MBBS course held at Sindh Medical colleges


  • Bomb hoax at Government College University (GCU)


  • International Islamic University, Islamabad, (IIUI) to open college with 500-bed hospital
Oct 14
  • Dr Attaur Rehman accused of wasting billions. On the other hand, Attaur Rehman defended his position


  • The Board of Secondary Education Karachi (BSEK) announced SSC suppl exams schedule


  • Higher Education Commission (HEC) awards 136 JICA scholarships'


  • O/A-level Students protest against IBCC equivalence policy


  • The City School exam postponed following bomb threat


  • Universities introduced new disciplines for session 2008-09


  • Sindh Agriculture University employees protested as VC resumes charge


  • GCU teachers awarded scholarships
Oct 15
  • PPP favourites in race to head HEC. NRB Chairman and SZABIST president are front runners


  • Punjab annual exams for class 5 & 8 in March in collaboration with UNICEF


  • Karachi University extended BA, BSc & B.Com exam forms date


  • Enforcing quality in higher education. Unfortunately most of the traditional public universities in Pakistan are infected with the politics syndrome


  • National University of Sciences and Technology (Nust) ranked 376th in world universities


  • Board of Secondary Education Karachi announced SSC part-I exam forms schedule


  • First historic welcome party at Punjab University for new students


  • Most private schools in Karachi refused polio vaccination


  • Bakhtawar Bhutto Zardari elected to varsity student council


  • Jinnah University for Women admissions schedule


  • Government College University (GCU) prize distribution on 17th


  • Ivy League schools in the US recognised IELTS


  • Environment Asia-2008 conference held at UET


  • Mehran University of Engineering and Technology (MUET) seeked Rs743.1m grant to face financial crisis
Oct 16
  • Allama Iqbal Open University (AIOU) BE degree accreditation issue with Pakistan Engineering Council (PEC)


  • Punjab University BA/BSc Supplementary exams from 22th


  • University of Balochistan (UoB) boys' hostel sealed after clashes


  • British Council holds largest ever IELTS exam batch


  • Punjab Education Department 'sits on' cases: College lecturers, professors waiting for promotion


  • Karachi University extended LLB, LLM admissions date


  • Government College University Faisalabad (GCUF) begins five-year law programme


  • Quaid-e-Azam University (QAU) Islamabad students protested power cuts


  • Assistive Technology Lab (AT Lab) inaugurated at LUMS
Oct 17
  • Dr AQ Khan blasted HEC's outgoing chairman, made public a long charge-sheet against Dr Attaur Rehman


  • Sindh teachers' recruitment independent test for over 15,000 schoolteachers


  • Economic crisis bites: HEC cuts back on projects


  • The University of Engineering and Technology (UET), Lahore among top 600 international varsities


  • Islamia College University admission forms for the inaugural session of postgraduate classes


  • Sindh Public Service Commission (SPSC) exams schedule


  • Balochistan University and the Bolan Medical College closed after clashes


  • KU improvement of division forms of B.A, B.Com. B.O.L. and B.Sc. being accepted


  • 3,000 teachers 'to be recruited' in Rawalpindi


  • Mehran University of Engineering and Technology Admission test schedule


  • 'Web surfing stimulates the brain', New research suggests


  • Sindh University expenses to exceed earnings by Rs306.9m


  • GC University Lahore declared M. A. Urdu result


  • Karachi University students establish 'Care n' Cure' clinic


  • Overloaded school vans unsafe for children


  • University of Veterinary and Animal Sciences (UVAS) welcomes new students
Oct 18
  • Sindh new academic year of schools, colleges from April 1


  • HEC top slot: Rift developed among PPP


  • Karachi University extended enrolment date for BA, BSc and BCom students


  • Government should review CSS exam 30-year age limit for candidates


  • Private schools' regulation


  • NED University displayed students' data-record


  • Punjab University declared MA Finance result


  • Ministry of Education plan to withhold enforcement of educational curriculum till 2010


  • Punjab Govt considered doubling senior teachers' workload


  • Application forms shortage for Rawalpindi teaching jobs annoyed candidates
Oct 20
  • Dr Asim Hussain has been finalised as new HEC chairman


  • Class IX (SSC Part I) Science General Group results announced


  • Dr Atta tells Dr Khan 47 new varsities set up who had recently criticized his performance as HEC cheif


  • 118th Pakistan Military Academy (PMA) Long Course


  • Universities asked to provide digital copy of each PhD thesis


  • 'Rs 16,454m for 22 education projects'


  • The rise of English


  • 25,000 students waiting for free books in Lahore


  • Samaa-HEC to launch scholarship programme for Mass Communication students


  • Jamia Fareedia resumed classes
Oct 21
  • SSC part I Science group results of examination-2008 & HSC-II (Humanities) results


  • Inter-Board Committee of Chairmen (IBCC)'s officials ignoring O, A-level students


  • Karachi University facing a storm of criticism over the NTS (National Testing Services) entry test fiasco


  • University of Balochistan (UoB), Bolan Medical College (BMC), Agriculture College still closed after clashes


  • Punjab University announced BSc Home Economics supply exams schedule


  • Karachi University announced BA, BCOM, BOL and BSc registration forms dates


  • 47 female medical cadets commissioned in Army Medical Corps (AMC)


  • Punjab University issued MBBS date sheets


  • Education Ministry finalised national education policy


  • Student's petition against Punjab University dismissed


  • Karachi University 2 depts to continue MA/Msc programmes


  • Hoax callers panic schools in Rawalpindi


  • Punjab University to thrash out language studies issues
Oct 22
  • Karachi University pre-entry tests for bachelors' programme put on hold


  • Another Rs2bn shock for Higher Education Commission (HEC)


  • Karachi University announced schedule for registration forms MA, Double MA and Improvement of Division 2007


  • Pakistani students resist global favourite Democratic presidential hopeful Barack Obama


  • Karachi University Students Alliance protested against admissions policy


  • Government College University (GCU) may be renamed Ravi University


  • Karachi University announced BL (Part-I) Annual Exams result


  • 4,286 Punjab schools to get IT education


  • FUUAST announced schedule for submission of semester exam forms


  • University of Sindh announced schedule for BFA aptitude test
Oct 23
  • No electricity, no study: teachers and students unite


  • HEC in trouble!


  • Saudi Arabia closed employment doors for illiterate Pakistanis


  • Saifee College closed after vehicle set ablaze


  • Anti-US grafitti spoils Punjab University underpass


  • Registration for civilian staff jobs in PAF


  • Gulberg Government College for Women (GCW) expeled student over 'extreme misconduct'


  • Education secretary, Pindi DCO served notices: Teachers' promotion case


  • Government College University Faisalabad students protested increase in university fees
Oct 24
  • Karachi University agitation against Admission policy by members of the Student Alliance


  • Change in HEC, by Dr Muzaffar Iqbal


  • 'No change in Karachi University admission policy', KU VC, Prof Dr Qasim Raza Siddiqui


  • HEC remains without chief after Atta's exit


  • Over 18,000 students irked by litigation: Islamia College complex


  • University of Veterinary and Animal Sciences, Lahore 5-year DVM degree


  • Unregistered schools getting illegal BSEK enrolment


  • Punjab Intermediate and BA/BSc toppers to visit European universities


  • Power outage crippling research, uplift activities of edu institutes


  • Federal Urdu University for Arts, Science and Technology (FUUAST) M.Phil exam form submission shedule


  • 'Pick and choose strategy': SHC allows SSUET's petition against NAB


  • Allama Iqbal Open University (AIOU) students stage protest on campus for accreditation of BE degree with PEC


  • Dr Rizwan made chairman of PU Science Education Dept


  • Institute of Chartered Accountants of Pakistan (ICAP) changes edu schemes


  • Edu Dept officials visit Gulberg Government College for Women (GCW) over student expulsion


  • Mathematics; not a headache
Oct 25
  • Karachi Inter (Arts) results announced with pass percentage of 35.35


  • More than 2,000 US institutions accept IELTS for admissions


  • Passing-out parade held at PAF Base, Kohat


  • Activities remain suspended in Karachi University on account of protests by students and non-teaching staff


  • LUMS Drama Fest 2008 begins with five plays


  • Karachi University announced BS admissions schedule


  • UHS medical students demanded cancellation of paper


  • New Sindh Agriculture University (SAU) VC took charge


  • USAID funds educational project


  • Sindh University issued merit list for MA admission


  • College of Veterinary and Animal Sciences, Jhang college faced closure
Oct 27
  • University of Health Sciences (UHS) issued first MBBS merit list. 1,862 students gain admission to govt medical colleges


  • Pakistan Education in futility


  • Karachi University teachers warned government against rollback of HEC projects


  • Punjab Education Policy 2008


  • Karachi University extended BA exam forms date


  • Aga Khan University of Health (AKUH) 14th PGME graduation ceremony


  • Balochistan varsity to stay closed till row resolved


  • 7,300 candidates take test for admission to Mehran University of Engineering and Technology (MUET)


  • 'Efforts on to save future of Islamia College students'


  • Education Ministry to give more scholarships to FATA students
Oct 28
  • Karachi class 9 & first year exams on new pattern


  • Loadshedding affecting research work at Quaid-i-Azam University (QAU): VC


  • Transforming science education. Written by Leon Max Lederman, a Nobel Laureate in Physics, is Director Emeritus of Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory (Fermilab)


  • Lahore Intermediate supplementary examination cheating


  • Karachi University announced M A (Previous) International Relations and Political Science results


  • Peshawar University announced B.Sc Home Economics result


  • GCU students face action over 'indiscipline'


  • SSUET aptitude schedule for degree admission courses


  • Report sought on irregularities in teachers transfers in Rawalpindi


  • GCU defeated LUMS in Sondhi debates


  • Teachers' hiring defy merit, rules in Hyderabad


  • Punjab University VC chairs int'l research conference


  • Islamia College building issue


  • Shaheed Zulfikar Ali Bhutto Institute of Science and Technology (SZABIST) Convocation
Oct 29
  • HEC controversial mobile phone use policy on campuses


  • International Islamic University will not adopt co-education system


  • Punjab SSC exam result startling facts, questions high-ups' performance


  • Medical college to be set up in Islamabad


  • GCU expels 200 students. GCU absentee students protest against university rules


  • Karrakuram international university fee hike


  • Islamia College Complex: SHC dismisses petition against vacate order


  • Rs.10m grant for Kohat Cadet College


  • Seminar on 'Exploring the Universe' held at Karachi University
Oct 30
  • Karachi Intermediate Part-I Science groups (pre-medical, pre-engineering and general) annual examinations-2008 results announced


  • Karachi University BA annual exams from Nov 3


  • Dr Atta-ur-Rehman. This article serves to highlight one hidden assumption that seems to be held against Dr Ata-ur-Rehman which I do not believe to be true


  • Police baton-charge protesting students of Islamia College


  • Lahore High Court (LHC) seeked reply from King Edward Medical College University (KEMU) on 'grace marks'


  • A library that Islamabad lost


  • A-Level students face discrimination by the Inter Board Committee of Chairmen (IBCC)


  • Sindh University admission test for bachelors degree programme on Nov 2


  • Punjab University revised date sheet of MBBS


  • University of Arid Agriculture Rawalpindi (UAAR) faces financial crisis


  • Hyderabad HSC supplementary exams schedule


  • Police on mission to arrest 'terrorist' GCU students


  • Students thanked Govt for Islamia College Peshawar upgradation


  • Digital library changed concept of studies: Prof Dr Atta-ur-Rahman


  • French school closed down in Islamabad


  • Ban on appointments irks Quaid-e- Azam University (QAU) workers


  • Forensic sciences institute for Lahore


  • Women varsity in Sukkur soon, said District Nazim
Oct 31
  • US colleges, universities punished by global economic crisis


  • University of Peshawar (UoP) convocation. 900 graduates in various disciplines were given away degrees


  • Government College University (GCU) students angry over raids. Punjab Higher Education Department surprised.


  • Baqai Medical College principal, Prof. Ishtiaq Ahmed Khan, passes away


  • Students oppose Islamia College University Peshawar plan


  • All Pakistan Inter-University Debate Competitions. Foundation, Quaid-e-Azam varsities win contests


  • Punjabi mushaira: a success at Punjab University Oriental College


  • Karachi University Teacher Society (KUTS) election


  • Centre of Excellence in Arts and Design (CEAD) admission test on Nov 8
Education Rss FeedEducation RSS Feed*New
Education News
Updated: 14 Oct, 2014
arrow Rawalpindi Inter result 2014
arrow CSS Examination 2015
arrow KU BCom, BA supple exams
arrow PU BCom exam 2014 schedule
arrow Abolish entrance test system
arrow Comsats Institute convocation
arrow Medical colleges open merit sytem
arrow Creation of Punjab HEC
arrow NUST ranked 500 university
arrow Tameer School Programme
arrow Punjab University turned 133
arrow Lahore Inter exams from Oct 23
arrow Higher education to become dream
arrow AIOU admission forms schedule
arrow KU Dr Auj's murder case
arrow Govt colleges admission lists
arrow Sindh University corruption
arrow SZABIST graduation ceremony
arrow PMDC move causes shortage
arrow KPK textbooks change protest
arrow HEC universities research funds
arrow IIUI students scholarships
arrow NTS test for Sindh teachers
arrow GCUF sexually harassment

More Edu. News>>

Tuition
Personalize Resume