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Fifth One Young World Summit: Pakistani youth secures 1st position

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Fifth One Young World Summit: Pakistani youth secures 1st position A report which got published on techjuice.pk claimed that Pakistani youth Khizr Imran secured the first prize at the Rwanga Social Startup Competition at the fifth One Young World Summit held in Dublin. While sharing his vision, Imran said that to research and manufacture affordable energy solutions for low-income communities is his aim. He said,...


MUET finalises arrangements for conducting pre-entry test on Sunday

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MUET finalises arrangements for conducting pre-entry test on Sunday HYDERABA: The management of Mehran University of Engineering and Technology (MUET) Jamshoro has finalized all arrangements for conduct of pre-entry test on Sunday for admissions to various disciplines of the University. According to a University spokesman, the meeting, held under the chair of Vice Chancellor Prof. Dr. Muhammad Aslam Uqaili and also attended by the DIG...


54.93% students of Class IX declared pass in all five papers

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54.93% students of Class IX declared pass in all five papers KARACHI: Board of Secondary Education – Karachi on Friday announced results for Secondary School Certificate, Part – One, (Class IX), General Group, of both regular and private candidates with accumulative pass percentage of 54.93. These 54.93% or 13123 students were among the 23892 private and regular candidates who managed to clear all five papers, said...


UoS,Virtual University sign MoU

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UoS,Virtual University sign MoU SARGODHA: An Memorandum Of Understanding (MOU) was signed between University of Sargodha and Virtual University for the establishment of campus in Lahore. Vice Chancellor University of Sargodha Prof Dr Muhammad Akram Chaudhary and Rector of Virtual University Pakistan Prof Dr Naveed Ahmad Malik signed the MOU. According to the MoU, classes of graduate and under-graduate...


Apple co-founder to mentor at Australian university

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Apple co-founder to mentor at Australian university SYDNEY- Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak has accepted an adjunct professorship at a Sydney university and will play a mentoring role at the university’s innovation lab. The University of Technology, Sydney (UTS) said the appointment is the first Wozniak has accepted at any tertiary educational institution. He will work with staff and students at the university’s...


218,206 schools providing educational facilities

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218,206 schools providing educational facilities ISLAMABAD: Around 146,185 primary, 42,147 middle 29,874 secondary schools, 2,318 colleges and 141 universities are providing educational facilities in the country including Azad Jammu Kashmir and Gilgit Baltistan. Around 75 percent schools are providing educational facilities in public sector while only 10 percent private sector schools are extending education facilities. The remaining have almost equally...


AIOU extends admission date for Pakistanis in middle-east

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AIOU extends admission date for Pakistanis in middle-east ISLAMABAD: Allama Iqbal Open University (AIOU) has extended its admission date for Pakistanis in middle-east countries including Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Qatar, UAE, Sultanate of Oman and Bahrain. The Programs offered in the Semester Autumn, 2014 includes: Matric (General), Intermediate (General/Commerce), Bachelor Program (General/Commerce/Library and Information Sciences and Mass Communication), Associated Degree of Education,...


Admission test in Sindh varsity on Oct 19

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Admission test in Sindh varsity on Oct 19 HYDERABAD:  Around four thousand candidates will appear in Pre-Entry Test for admissions to  various disciplines of Master Degree Programme, M.S. and M.Phil Programmes scheduled to be conducted on October 19, 2014 at University of Sindh (SU) Jamshoro and its all campuses. This was said by a University spokesman here Friday. Source:...


BBSU-L to soon bring on road hino bus donated by the government

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BBSU-L to soon bring on road hino bus donated by the government KARACHI: The bus service run by Benazir Bhutto Shaheed University – Lyari for the convenience of its students would soon be further streamlined through induction of a Hino Bus in its fleet. The bus has been donated only recently by the Sindh Government, said the university’s registrar Dr. Mohammad Baloch on Friday. MNA and MPA...


Entries invited for Emergencies Essay Contest-2014

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Entries invited for Emergencies Essay Contest-2014 KARACHI: International Network for Education in Emergencies (INEE) has invited children, youth and adults to share their thoughts and ideas about what education means to them in times of crisis through an essay contest. Entries for the INEE Essay Contest can be sent via email essaycontest@ineesite.org by Oct 19, said organisers on Thursday. The competition...


Changing school schedule can help kids perform better

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Changing school schedule can help kids perform better ISLAMABAD: Instead of forcing your teenager to wake up early for school, finding a way to start school late could be a better way to help him/her perform better, researchers believe. Waking up late could only be natural for teenagers as their circadian rhythms- the cycle of sleep and wakefulness typically begin two hours after...


ICAP hosts ” Lunch & Learn ” sessions

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ICAP hosts ” Lunch & Learn ” sessions KARACHI: The Institute of Chartered Accountants of Pakistan (ICAP) organized ” Lunch & Learn” sessions with Academia at Karachi, Lahore and Islamabad. This initiative was taken to update principals, senior management, student counselors and teachers about the various career prospects of CA profession, said a press release issued here on Wednesday. Through these interactive sessions,...


Quality education to ensure progress, prosperity: Sardar Yaqoob

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Quality education to ensure progress, prosperity: Sardar Yaqoob MUZAFFARABAD: Azad Jammu and Kashmir President Sardar Yaqoob Khan on Tuesday said that improvements in the quality of education will ensure progress, prosperity and development in the Azad Jammu and Kashmir (AJK). Addressing the 3rd Inter Provincial Ministerial Education Conference (IPMEC) he said ” Quality education is required to make progress, prosperity and development.” He...


Girls outperform boys in exams conducted for special students

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Girls outperform boys in exams conducted for special students KARACHI: Girl students outperformed boys clinching 93.88% pass percentage compared to 87.50% by boys in the Intermediate (Part One) exams 2014 held for special candidates (regular) by Board of Intermediate Education Karachi (BIEK). Controller of Examinations, BIEK, Muhammad Imran Khan Chisti said 40 boys and 49 girls had appeared in these exams while 46 girls...


BIEK announces results for Diploma in Physical Education 2014

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BIEK announces results for Diploma in Physical Education 2014 KARACHI: Board of Intermediate Education, Karachi, has announced the result for Diploma in Physical Education – 2014 with a pass percentage of 77.27%. Controller of Examination, BIEK, Muhammad Imran Khan Chisti sharing details of the result for examination conducted between May 22 to June 11 this year said no candidate could clinch A-1 and A...


3rd Education Ministers conference to be held in Muzaffarabad

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3rd Education Ministers conference to be held in Muzaffarabad MUZAFFARABAD: Third Inter Provincial education ministers conference will be held here on Tuesday. State Minister for Education, Trainings and Standards in Higher Education Balighur Rehman will chair the conference which is likely to be attended by education ministers of Punjab, Balochistan, Sindh, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Azad Kashmir and Gilgit Baltistan. Among other issues, the ministers will...


KU announces B.Com, B.A. exam forms date

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KU announces B.Com, B.A. exam forms date KARACHI:  The University of Karachi (KU) has extended the date for  submission of  forms for B.Com. (Private) Supplementary Examinations without late fee till October 16, 2014. According to KU Director Examinations Prof. Dr. Arshad Azmi the students can submit their examination forms with Rs 3,400/- fee for Previous/ Final Year and with Rs 6,000/- fee...


AIOU to conduct ATTC, PTC, B.Ed exams from October 20

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AIOU to conduct ATTC, PTC, B.Ed exams from October 20 ISLAMABAD: Allama Iqbal Open University (AIOU) will conduct its final exams of ATTC, PTC, CT and B.Ed programs for the Semester Spring, 2014 from October 20. This was announced by Iqbal Hussain, Controller of Exams, AIOU. The Roll No.slips, he said have been dispatched to all the eligible/enrolled students at their given addresses by Postal...


BISEL announces Inter Part-I result

By: Web Desk, Uploaded: 10th October 2014

BISEL announces Inter Part-I result LAHORE : Board of Intermediate and Secondary Education Lahore (BISEL) announced the result of Intermediate part-I annual examination 2014, here on Friday. According to the result documents, total 134,585 students appeared in the examination out of which 79,725 declared pass while the overall pass percentage remained 52.55 percent. It is pertinent to mention that girls...


KU announces new dates for BDS, BA & B.Sc papers postponed on Sept 25

By: Web Desk, Uploaded: 10th October 2014

KU announces new dates for BDS, BA & B.Sc papers postponed on Sept 25 KARACHI: Controller of Exams, Karachi University, Dr. Arshad Azmi has announced that all papers of BA and B.Sc  postponed on September 25 would now be held on October 28. Whereas BDS (2nd professional) exam previously scheduled for the day would now be conducted on October 11, said the KU Controller of Exams. All concerned candidates...


Schools re-open after Eid holidays with thin attendance

By: Web Desk, Uploaded: 9th October 2014

Schools re-open after Eid holidays with thin attendance KARACHI: Schools across the city were re-opened Thursday after five day Eid holidays with many of the students not turning up as they perhaps had preferred to be back to their classes from early next week. Heads of may educational institutions said this was expected as many of the students had left for their home...


AIOU to receive its admissions’ form till October 15 with late fee

By: Web Desk, Uploaded: 9th October 2014

AIOU to receive its admissions’ form till October 15 with late fee ISLAMABAD: Allama Iqbal Open University (AIOU) will receive the admissions’ form of its Matric to Ph.D level programs with late fee charges for the Semester Autumn, till October 15. The candidates around the country could submit their admission forms with late fee charges till October 15 at all the countrywide branches of Bank Al-Falah, Habib...


Sindh govt taking steps for promotion of education

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Sindh govt taking steps for promotion of education SUKKUR:  Senior Provincial Minister for Education Nisar Ahmed Khuhro has said that following the vision of Shaheed Mohtarma Benazir Bhutto, the Sindh government is taking necessary steps for the promotion of education throughout the province. Speaking at a distribution ceremony of stipend ATM Cards to female students of Class IX-X at Government Girls High School...


UoS announces exams admissions schedule

By: Web Desk, Uploaded: 3rd October 2014

UoS announces exams admissions schedule SARGODHA: University of Sargodha (UoS) has announced various annual examinations 2014 admissions schedule for regular, late college and private candidates. According to schedule the students of Pharm-D first, second, third, fourth and fifth professional annual examinations can submit their admission fee without any fine till October 20 while with  the double fee till October 27....


Complaint centres functional to rectify errors in online admission process

By: Web Desk, Uploaded: 2nd October 2014

Complaint centres functional to rectify errors in online admission process KARACHI: Sindh Minister for Education, Nisar Ahmed Khuhro on Thursday directed the Director General of Colleges to set up 16 complaint centres, on urgent basis, for redressal of inconvenience caused to the candidates seeking admissions to local colleges. He has also announced that the teaching hours at all intermediate colleges in city would be increased...


ICAP organises learn session with academia

By: Web Desk, Uploaded: 2nd October 2014

ICAP organises learn session with academia LAHORE: The Institute of Chartered Accountants of Pakistan (ICAP) Thursday organized learn session with academia here at a local hotel. The initiative was taken to update principals, senior management, student counselors and teachers about various career prospects of CA profession. Through these interactive sessions, ICAP shared the latest developments in curriculum,study packs, new tier system...


 
 
 



 
 
 



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