450 private institutions registered in capital
ISLAMABAD, Sept 15: About 450 private educational institutions in the capital have registered with the
Private Educational Institutions Regulatory Authority (PEIRA) since registration
started in May.
PEIRA chairman Commodore (r) Muhammad Sharif Shamshad told
APP on Friday that out of about 550 privately managed educational institutions
in the capital 543 had applied for registration.
He said all private
institutions were asked to submit registration forms by May 15 and about 90 per
cent of them complied by that date.
The chairman said the institutions which
did not apply for registration within the due date were allowed to do so by
August 13 with a fine of upto Rs 500 per day.
However, it had come to the
notice of the authority that some institutions were facing problems and
therefore they were given further time to submit applications by September 12,
The chairman said seven institutions had failed to avail of the
He said the Authority was following a flexible approach for the
registration of institutions. "The role of the regulatory authority is that of a
facilitator and it does not want to put any unnecessary burden upon the
He said PEIRA was established with an aim of registering,
regulating and promoting privately managed educational institutions in the
capital to ensure that they follow a uniform policy.
To a query he said PEIRA
was in constant touch with unions of private institutions and their reservations
have been addressed.
"Private institutions and their unions have hailed the
Authority's efforts for introducing reforms and provision of guidance to them",
He said PEIRA teams would carry out inspection of private
institutions after every two years to ensure that they were following the rules
and regulations. The Nation
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|Updated: 07 Dec, 2013|