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Brit, NZ, and South African informal short for university: formerly used esp at the universities of Oxford and Cambridge
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He said all efforts would be made to enhance education standard at the university and bring it on a par with foreign varsities. He also stressed the need for shifting the varsity campuses on solar energy at the earliest.
All the varsities have failed to submit vehicles' token tax from 2005 and the notices in this regard have also been sent to concerned varsities, the statement concluded.
Presidents and General Secretaries of Pakistani varsities will be the members of Executive Council.
About the academic package he informed that the varsity charged Rs11000 per semester and Rs5500 for hostel accommodation whereas in other varsities the academic package was almost double of the UoM.
Briefing the participants on the occasion, Batool said the proposed strategy was based on seven phases under which nine varsities of Punjab, eight government and one from the private sector, would be included in THE list.
Irked by constant political and bureaucratic interference in the affairs of the public sector medical institutions, the heads of the varsities proposed amendments to the rules in a meeting with Punjab Governor Chaudhry Mohammad Sarwar.
'In order to progress, the country needs to promote its educated youth and varsities,' he said as he lamented that land for a varsity, named after the founder of the country, had been illegal grabbed and deformed.
Earlier, briefing the meeting, MNSUA VC, Dr Asif Ali shed light on different ongoing projects of the varsity including signing of MoUs with different international varsities for betterment of agri sector in Pakistan.
But it is omitted from the list of varsities offering training programmes for Pharm-B programmes or from the list of institutions offering degree programmes for registration in register 'A'.
He urged business community to help them establish endowment fund at BZU like in international varsities for running its affairs with greater ease.The VC said that they also wanted to set up Vice Chancellor's Fund for paying the fee of needy and deserving students of varsity with the help of local philanthropists.
PESHAWAR -- An association of administrative officers of public sector universities in the province has requested the governor who is also the chancellor of all public varsities in the province and the interim chief minister to take notice of the rules and laws being violated by varsities.
Under Higher Education Commission (HEC) policy, fresh PhD scholars are placed in different varsities of the country after completion of their degrees for one year period, said BZU sources.