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    THE present educational system is based on the principle of earning money only so as to fill the coffers of the owners of schools, colleges, universities and coaching centres...

    In private universities, the same lecturer teaches, sets question papers, checks them and prepares the results...

  • Education elitism: the great divide between public, private universities

    In Pakistan there are quite a few parallel educational systems and students often find themselves in a bit of a mess while mulling study options...

    The divide between a public-sector and a private-sector university is getting bigger and wider by the day, with no hope of it ever coming back on level terms — and it is affecting students the most...

  • QAU, NUST among top 200 Asian universities

    Once again, no Pakistani university found a mark in the top 100 of the Times Higher Education’s (THE) Asia University Rankings 2016 released on Monday...

    The expansion of the THE Asia university rankings to include 200 institutions, however, allowed two Pakistani universities ? Quaid-i-Azam University (QAU), Islamabad, and National University of Science and Technology (NUST) ? to win places in the rankings where QAU stands at 101st...

  • 7 Pakistani institutions in Asia's top 300 universities

    The Times Higher Education's (THE) Asia University Rankings 2017 publication includes seven Pakistani institutions in the top 300, five of which are new entrants, according to a press release...

    The editor of THE, Phil Baty said, "It is fantastic news that Pakistan has more than tripled its representation in this year’s list of Asia’s best universities, taking seven places, up from two last year...

  • Nust, Lums among top 100 Asian universities

    The National University of Sciences And Technology (Nust) Islamabad and Lahore University of Management Sciences (Lums) have been listed among the top 100 varsities of Asia by the QS Asia Universities Rankings 2019...

    Both universities have improved their rankings this year and are placed in the top 100 institutions in the QS list, which names about 500 varsities...

  • Punjab private schools ordinance: Steps to regulate private institutes at long last

    LAHORE: Responding to the public outcry over enhanced fees, the Punjab government on Saturday promulgated the Punjab Private Educational Institutions (Promotion and Regulation Amendment) Ordinance 2015 to regulate the affairs of the private schools...

    A good number of parents of students seeking education in private schools have been protesting in Islamabad, Lahore, Karachi and elsewhere against the owners of the institutions for...

  • World Bank rates Pakistan among top private investment countries

    ISLAMABAD: Pakistan has been grouped in top five highest private participation investment (PPI) countries owing to a few multi-billion-dollar power projects, with two hydropower plants worth $3...

    A half year update on private participation in infrastructure (PPI) published by the World Bank on Friday says that Indonesia was the destination for the highest amount of PPI investment, while Pakistan and Jordan were new entrants to the...

  • Pakistan Chairs in 14 foreign universities lying vacant

    ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Chairs in 14 different international universities, which are supposed to be instrumental for image building of the country, have been lying vacant for five to 10 years...

    On the other hand, India’s all 300 Chairs in foreign universities are said to be filled...

  • Private schools’ students top Peshawar, Mardan boards’ SSC results

    PESHAWAR/MARDAN: The students of the science group studying in the private educational institutions got first three positions in the Secondary School Certificate (SSC) examination results announced by the Peshawar and Mardan Boards of Intermediate and Secondary Education on Friday...

    The top three position holders in the humanities group were from the government schools...

  • Private colleges clinch top positions in inter exams

    RAWALPINDI: All the first three positions in the intermediate annual examinations held under the Board of Intermediate and Secondary Education Rawalpindi were clinched by the students of private colleges, exposing the performance of the government educational institutes...

    On Saturday, the Rawalpindi Board of Intermediate and Secondary Education announced its result of intermediate examination held in April 2015 and again, the girls...

  • Deradicalising our universities

    LAST week’s exposure of a terrorist hive inside Karachi University (KU) prompted a remediation proposal by the chairman of the Higher Education Commission...

    HEC’s current counterterrorism strategy is to establish a “directorate of students” within universities so that challenges faced by “students and staff would be registered, analysed and resolved”...

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