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Shafqat Mahmood Minister for Federal Education and Professional Training says that Ministry of Education will fully support to transform the education system of PakistanShafqat Mahmood Minister for Federal Education and Professional Training says that Ministry of Education will fully support to transform the education system of Pakistanhttp://hec.gov.pk/english/news/PublishingImages/Forms/DispForm.aspx?ID=53jpghttp://hec.gov.pk/english/news/PublishingImages/Federal-Minister-Eductaion.jpg
Minister Education Mr. Shafqat Mahmood maiden visit to HECMinister Education Mr. Shafqat Mahmood maiden visit to HEChttp://hec.gov.pk/english/news/PublishingImages/Forms/DispForm.aspx?ID=50jpghttp://hec.gov.pk/english/news/PublishingImages/Minister Education Mr. Shafqat Mahmood maiden visit to HEC.jpg
Masters scholarship is funded by China Road and Bridge CorporationMasters scholarship is funded by China Road and Bridge Corporationhttp://hec.gov.pk/english/news/PublishingImages/Forms/DispForm.aspx?ID=51jpghttp://hec.gov.pk/english/news/PublishingImages/Masters scholarship is funded by China Road and Bridge Corporation.jpg
HEC and Huawei kick off 3rd ICT Competition in PakistanHEC and Huawei kick off 3rd ICT Competition in Pakistanhttp://hec.gov.pk/english/news/PublishingImages/Forms/DispForm.aspx?ID=52jpghttp://hec.gov.pk/english/news/PublishingImages/HEC and Huawei kick off 3rd ICT Competition in Pakistan.jpg

 

 

HEC Invites Applications for Overseas PhD ScholarshipsHEC Invites Applications for Overseas PhD Scholarships<p style="text-align:justify;"></p><p style="text-align:justify;">Islamabad, February 8, 2019: The Higher Education Commission (HEC) Pakistan has invited applications from outstanding Pakistani/AJK nationals by February 18, 2019 for PhD scholarships in various fields. The scholarships will be awarded for Fall 2019 and Spring 2020 session in the HEC-identified top-ranked universities of advanced countries.​</p><p style="text-align:justify;">Applicants are required to submit online application through HEC erportal i.e. eportal.hec.gov.pk. Candidates must have a minimum qualification of MS/MPhil/ME or equivalent. Candidates with more than one second division in academic career are not eligible. Similarly, they should have minimum CGPA 3.0 out of 4.0 in the semester system or first division in the annual system in MS/MPhil/ME/equivalent degree. </p><p style="text-align:justify;">Maximum age of a candidate on the closing dates for full-time regular faculty members of public sector universities/colleges and employees of the public sector R&D organizations is 40 years, while 35 years for all others. Besides, candidates must obtain minimum 70 percent marks in HEC Aptitude Test (HAT). </p><p style="text-align:justify;">It is also important to note that all scholarships will be awarded on provincial quota merit which will be drawn on HEC Aptitude Test score. Moreover, candidates also need to fulfil the requirement of host university to secure admission, which may include international GRE, TOFEL etc. Candidates are advised to appear in these tests before the interview/admission. Detailed information is available at <a href="/site/ossphase3">www.hec.gov.pk/site/ossphase3</a>. </p><p style="text-align:center;">===============</p><p style="text-align:justify;">​</p>08-02-2019 10:48:26<img alt="" src="/english/PublishingImages/ThematicImages/HEC%20ICON-15.png" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />http://hec.gov.pk/english/news/news/Pages/Invites-OSP-Scholarships.aspx
Australian High Commissioner Calls on Chairman HECAustralian High Commissioner Calls on Chairman HEC<p style="text-align:justify;">Islamabad, January 31, 2019: Griffith University, Australia will offer 100 per cent tuition fee waiver to five Pakistani students every year.     </p><p style="text-align:justify;">This was announced in a meeting of Margaret Adamson, Australian High Commissioner to Pakistan with Dr. Tariq Banuri, Chairman Higher Education Commission (HEC) during her visit to the Commission Secretariat. </p><p style="text-align:justify;">Dr. Banuri said HEC values its partnership with Australian higher education institutions and welcomes Griffith University to become part of this partnership. He said that 10 Australian universities are on board with HEC and 160 Pakistani students are currently enrolled in PhD programmes in these institutions.   </p><p style="text-align:justify;">He informed the delegation that Pakistan's priorities include not only STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) disciplines but also Social Sciences, Humanities and Arts. </p><p style="text-align:justify;">He also shed light on HEC overseas and indigenous scholarship programmes. He said HEC indigenous scholars are offered to spend six months in some foreign university for their academic and research exposures. He added that HEC also offers fully-funded post-doctoral fellowship opportunities to Pakistani scholars.</p><p style="text-align:justify;">Ms. Adamson said that Pakistan and Australia have developed a long term partnership over higher education which provides an excellent opportunity for collaboration in research as well as education, short and long term training programmes and capacity building courses.</p><p style="text-align:justify;">The high commissioner was accompanied by Prof. David Grant, Pro-Vice Chancellor Griffith Business School, Mr. Peter Coleman, Austrade Trade Commissioner, Mr. Azhar Shah, Austrade Country Director, Prof. Peter Woods, Director International and Mohannad Bawaz, Regional Market Manager, Griffith Business School.</p><p style="text-align:justify;">Prof. Grant said he is very excited to become part of partnership between Pakistan and Australia in higher education.  </p><p style="text-align:center;">===============</p>31-01-2019 12:14:22<img alt="" src="/english/PublishingImages/ThematicImages/HEC%20ICON-15.png" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />http://hec.gov.pk/english/news/news/Pages/Australian-HC.aspx
HEC to Set up Centre for Water Resources in BalochistanHEC to Set up Centre for Water Resources in Balochistan<p style="text-align:justify;"></p><p style="text-align:justify;">Islamabad, January 29, 2019: The Higher Education Commission (HEC) will establish a Centre for Water Resources in Balochistan to take up research, innovation and capacity building in the field of water resources. </p><p style="text-align:justify;">In this connection, HEC has sought proposals from research groups of HEC recognised public and research-active private universities and degree awarding institutions in Balochistan by February 22, 2019.     </p><p style="text-align:justify;">The centre will comprise of a series of 'affiliated laboratories' at the universities located in the province and will be selected on the basis of demonstrated capability and track record of accomplishments, a problem-orientation – either locally or regionally applicable – and partnerships with leading national institutions and private sector players. </p><p style="text-align:justify;"> Other universities, organisations and development partners may also collaborate and submit joint proposals for establishment of the centre. </p><p style="text-align:justify;">The initiative is a part of HEC's efforts to resolve water crisis prevailing in Balochistan. Water scarcity has been a serious problem facing different areas of Balochistan. The national water resources are decreasing and the reservoirs are depleting with every passing year. The situation demands rigorous measures for conservation of water resources in the province. </p><p style="text-align:justify;">According to reports, 62 per cent of the province lacks safe drinking water. Besides, over 50 per cent area has become uncultivable due to the shortage of water. The problem has caused a great setback to agriculture sector. The situation is feared to lead to a serious drought in the coming years. Prompt measures are required to bring improvement to irrigation infrastructure and water resource management.     </p><p style="text-align:center;">…………………..</p>30-01-2019 10:17:41<img alt="" src="/english/PublishingImages/ThematicImages/HEC%20ICON-15.png" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />http://hec.gov.pk/english/news/news/Pages/Water-Resources-Balochistan.aspx

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2nd International Conference on Quality Assurance in Higher Educationhttp://hecportal/english/PublishingImages/EventsImages/PNQAHE1.jpg, http://www.hec.gov.pk/english/PublishingImages/EventsImages/PNQAHE1.jpg2nd International Conference on Quality Assurance in Higher Education<p style="text-align:justify;">​Pakistan Network of Quality Assurance in Higher Education was launched in the 1st International Conference on Quality Assurance in Higher Education, December 18-19 2017 organized by Khyber Medical University at Peshawar. In the conference, Quality Enhancement Cell of KMU proposed Pakistan Network of Quality Assurance in Higher Education to provide a platform to QECs of Pakistani HEIs which are established in 170 Universities. The proposal was accepted by almost all the participants from national and international HEIs. Therefore all the members of the conference were nominated as full members of PNQAHE and interim committee was constituted for the voting process of executive committee of the network. The executive committee was constituted on September 27, 2018 and nomination of other positions of the board was also finalized on the same day. The executive committee of PNQAHE has approved the proposal of University of Education Lahore for hosting the 2nd International Conference on Quality Assurance in Higher Education to be held on April 23-25, 2019.</p><p style="text-align:justify;"><span class="ms-rteFontSize-3"><strong>For more information please contact to:</strong></span><br></p><h3 style="box-sizing:border-box;font-family:roboto, sans-serif;font-weight:300;line-height:1.5em;color:#0e1555;margin:0px 0px 15px;font-size:24px;font-style:normal;letter-spacing:normal;text-align:start;text-indent:0px;text-transform:none;white-space:normal;word-spacing:0px;background-color:#f0f1f3;text-decoration-style:initial;text-decoration-color:initial;">Ms. Asiyah Bukhari<span> </span><br style="box-sizing:border-box;"><small style="box-sizing:border-box;font-size:15.6px;font-weight:400;line-height:1;color:#777777;">General Secretary/Director QEC</small><span> </span><br style="box-sizing:border-box;"><small style="box-sizing:border-box;font-size:15.6px;font-weight:400;line-height:1;color:#777777;">Tel: +92-321-5556620</small><span> </span><br style="box-sizing:border-box;"><small style="box-sizing:border-box;font-size:15.6px;font-weight:400;line-height:1;color:#777777;">Fax : +92-91-9217755</small><span> </span><br style="box-sizing:border-box;"><small style="box-sizing:border-box;font-size:15.6px;font-weight:400;line-height:1;color:#777777;">Email:conference@pnqahe.org</small><span> </span><br style="box-sizing:border-box;"><small style="box-sizing:border-box;font-size:15.6px;font-weight:400;line-height:1;color:#777777;">Email:bukhariqec@kmu.edu.pk</small></h3>01-01-2019 10:06:4034{5571557f-beb9-4225-b81e-28db7c8d584d}http://hec.gov.pk
34th Master Trainers-Faculty Professional Development Programhttp://hecportal/english/PublishingImages/EventsImages/Flyer.jpg, http://www.hec.gov.pk/english/PublishingImages/EventsImages/Flyer.jpg34th Master Trainers-Faculty Professional Development Program<p style="text-align:justify;">The Master Trainers-Faculty Professional Development Program is an 8 Week in-service certified professional development program specifically designed to equip the Higher Education teaching faculty (having service less than 5 years) with the principles of professional teaching and research skills/methodology, required for effective teaching and research, according to modern class room settings. </p><p style="text-align:justify;">The faculty members developed as Master Trainers disseminate similar training in their respective institutions either as Resource Person or as Coordinator. In previous thirty three batches organized by Learning Innovation Division, <strong>954</strong> faculty members of different public and HEC Funded Private Sector Universities got professional certification in principles of professional teaching and research as well as management. </p><p style="text-align:justify;"><strong>Objectives </strong></p><ol style="text-align:justify;"><li>To make teachers understand their responsibilities & duties towards the teaching profession. </li><li>To produce professional teachers, who have the theoretical knowledge and understanding, combined with practical skills, competencies and commitment to teach at high national standards. </li><li>To expand their teaching skills from conventional teaching to include a variety of innovative teaching methods, using case study, problem based learning & simulation teaching techniques etc. </li><li>To promote the knowledge of curriculum development and its right implementation in classroom settings. </li><li>To enable teachers to select, construct and use assessment strategies for monitoring student learning. </li><li>To enable teachers enhance their management skills and utilize them in the teaching learning situations. </li><li>To develop their research skills so that they can contribute to the existing knowledge sphere in their respective fields. </li><li>To strengthen teacher's communication skills so that they can effectively communicate as professional teachers. </li><li>Most importantly to trickle down quality education & knowledge to their students as expected of them. </li></ol>29-12-2017 04:04:3532{5571557f-beb9-4225-b81e-28db7c8d584d}http://hec.gov.pk
4th International Social Sciences Conferencehttp://hecportal/english/PublishingImages/EventsImages/Backdrop%20final%2002.jpg, http://hec.gov.pk/english/PublishingImages/EventsImages/Backdrop%20final%2002.jpg4th International Social Sciences Conference<strong>​4</strong><strong><sup>th</sup></strong><strong> International Social Sciences Conference</strong><strong> — </strong><strong>Regional and International Cooperation: Problems and Prospects </strong>being organized by<strong> t</strong>he Higher Education Commission (HEC) in collaboration with Mirpur University of Science & Technology (MUST) Mirpur, AJK from <strong>26-27 October, 2016, at HEC Auditorium, Islamabad.</strong> ​23-10-2016 18:53:5111{5571557f-beb9-4225-b81e-28db7c8d584d}http://hec.gov.pk

 

 

2nd International Conference on Quality Assurance in Higher Educationhttp://hecportal/english/PublishingImages/EventsImages/PNQAHE1.jpg, http://www.hec.gov.pk/english/PublishingImages/EventsImages/PNQAHE1.jpg2nd International Conference on Quality Assurance in Higher Education<p style="text-align:justify;">​Pakistan Network of Quality Assurance in Higher Education was launched in the 1st International Conference on Quality Assurance in Higher Education, December 18-19 2017 organized by Khyber Medical University at Peshawar. In the conference, Quality Enhancement Cell of KMU proposed Pakistan Network of Quality Assurance in Higher Education to provide a platform to QECs of Pakistani HEIs which are established in 170 Universities. The proposal was accepted by almost all the participants from national and international HEIs. Therefore all the members of the conference were nominated as full members of PNQAHE and interim committee was constituted for the voting process of executive committee of the network. The executive committee was constituted on September 27, 2018 and nomination of other positions of the board was also finalized on the same day. The executive committee of PNQAHE has approved the proposal of University of Education Lahore for hosting the 2nd International Conference on Quality Assurance in Higher Education to be held on April 23-25, 2019.</p><p style="text-align:justify;"><span class="ms-rteFontSize-3"><strong>For more information please contact to:</strong></span><br></p><h3 style="box-sizing:border-box;font-family:roboto, sans-serif;font-weight:300;line-height:1.5em;color:#0e1555;margin:0px 0px 15px;font-size:24px;font-style:normal;letter-spacing:normal;text-align:start;text-indent:0px;text-transform:none;white-space:normal;word-spacing:0px;background-color:#f0f1f3;text-decoration-style:initial;text-decoration-color:initial;">Ms. Asiyah Bukhari<span> </span><br style="box-sizing:border-box;"><small style="box-sizing:border-box;font-size:15.6px;font-weight:400;line-height:1;color:#777777;">General Secretary/Director QEC</small><span> </span><br style="box-sizing:border-box;"><small style="box-sizing:border-box;font-size:15.6px;font-weight:400;line-height:1;color:#777777;">Tel: +92-321-5556620</small><span> </span><br style="box-sizing:border-box;"><small style="box-sizing:border-box;font-size:15.6px;font-weight:400;line-height:1;color:#777777;">Fax : +92-91-9217755</small><span> </span><br style="box-sizing:border-box;"><small style="box-sizing:border-box;font-size:15.6px;font-weight:400;line-height:1;color:#777777;">Email:conference@pnqahe.org</small><span> </span><br style="box-sizing:border-box;"><small style="box-sizing:border-box;font-size:15.6px;font-weight:400;line-height:1;color:#777777;">Email:bukhariqec@kmu.edu.pk</small></h3>01-01-2019 10:06:40http://hec.gov.pk/english/news/events/Pages/pnqahe.aspx34{5571557f-beb9-4225-b81e-28db7c8d584d}http://hec.gov.pk
Huawei ICT Competition 2018- Opening Ceremonyhttp://hecportal/english/PublishingImages/EventsImages/ICT-Com.jpg, http://www.hec.gov.pk/english/PublishingImages/EventsImages/ICT-Com.jpgHuawei ICT Competition 2018- Opening Ceremony<p>​​​...</p>31-08-2018 14:07:22http://hec.gov.pk/english/news/events/Pages/ICT-Competition-2018.aspx33{5571557f-beb9-4225-b81e-28db7c8d584d}http://hec.gov.pk
34th Master Trainers-Faculty Professional Development Programhttp://hecportal/english/PublishingImages/EventsImages/Flyer.jpg, http://www.hec.gov.pk/english/PublishingImages/EventsImages/Flyer.jpg34th Master Trainers-Faculty Professional Development Program<p style="text-align:justify;">The Master Trainers-Faculty Professional Development Program is an 8 Week in-service certified professional development program specifically designed to equip the Higher Education teaching faculty (having service less than 5 years) with the principles of professional teaching and research skills/methodology, required for effective teaching and research, according to modern class room settings. </p><p style="text-align:justify;">The faculty members developed as Master Trainers disseminate similar training in their respective institutions either as Resource Person or as Coordinator. In previous thirty three batches organized by Learning Innovation Division, <strong>954</strong> faculty members of different public and HEC Funded Private Sector Universities got professional certification in principles of professional teaching and research as well as management. </p><p style="text-align:justify;"><strong>Objectives </strong></p><ol style="text-align:justify;"><li>To make teachers understand their responsibilities & duties towards the teaching profession. </li><li>To produce professional teachers, who have the theoretical knowledge and understanding, combined with practical skills, competencies and commitment to teach at high national standards. </li><li>To expand their teaching skills from conventional teaching to include a variety of innovative teaching methods, using case study, problem based learning & simulation teaching techniques etc. </li><li>To promote the knowledge of curriculum development and its right implementation in classroom settings. </li><li>To enable teachers to select, construct and use assessment strategies for monitoring student learning. </li><li>To enable teachers enhance their management skills and utilize them in the teaching learning situations. </li><li>To develop their research skills so that they can contribute to the existing knowledge sphere in their respective fields. </li><li>To strengthen teacher's communication skills so that they can effectively communicate as professional teachers. </li><li>Most importantly to trickle down quality education & knowledge to their students as expected of them. </li></ol>29-12-2017 04:04:35http://hec.gov.pk/english/news/events/Pages/34th-MT-FPDP.aspx32{5571557f-beb9-4225-b81e-28db7c8d584d}http://hec.gov.pk

 

 

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Annual Report 2015-16http://hec.gov.pk/english/news/HECPublications/Annual Report 2015-16.pdfAnnual Report 2015-16HEC Annual Report for the Year 2015-162018-06-26T19:00:00ZHEC Annual Report for the Year 2015-16
Report 2014-15http://hec.gov.pk/english/news/HECPublications/Annual Report 2014-15.pdfReport 2014-15Annual Report for the Year 2014-152018-06-26T19:00:00ZAnnual Report for the Year 2014-15
HEC Annual Report 2011-12http://hec.gov.pk/english/news/HECPublications/Annal Report 2011-12.pdfHEC Annual Report 2011-12HEC Annual Report for year 2011-122016-11-30T19:00:00ZHEC Annual Report 2011-12

 

 

Tender Notice for Supply, Erection/Installation and Commissioning of one Passenger Lift at HEC RC LahoreTender Notice for Supply, Erection/Installation and Commissioning of one Passenger Lift at HEC RC Lahore2019-02-16T19:00:00Z2019-03-12T19:00:00Zhttp://hec.gov.pk/english/news/HECTenderRFP/Passenger-Lift.pdfHEC-0113Higher Education CommissionService