Quality of higher education in pakistan

The Pakistan Education and Research Network PERNan initiative of the HEC, launched inis providing communication infrastructure to the plus universities and institutes of higher learning, including colleges and research organizations of the country to meet their networking and internet requirements.

By the year the enrolment statistics show an increase in the enrolment of students of the age of year while dropout rate decreased. But up to 20 times as many applicants are rejected, mainly because of exaggerated concerns about security.

In more scientific terms, the Potassium Aluminum Silicate Leucite nanoparticles occluded by calcium ammonium nitrates are slow release fertilizers and are synthesized by hydrothermal method.

There are two approaches to acquiring education: The attendance criteria of 70 - 75 percent is not strictly applied in Under Graduate Research Classes. Further elaborating research environment for universities, the HEC chairman says total research papers produced by universities and DAIs of the country were over 12, in the year and 8, of these were published in journals with high impact factors which is a good sign.

Of these universities and DAIs, are public while the rest have been established by the private sector. The former heads of the HEC and other stakeholders had been part of these discussions. There are several other jobs where people are needed. Sharing success stories, making country-specific modifications and their implementation can generate positive results.

A student is never asked to analyze, understand, and deliver an engineering project. The goal under Vision is one curriculum and one national examination system under state responsibility.

Even in the s, there were a small number of students admitted on non-merit-based special quotas. The goal is to establish a sub-campus or a 'community college' of existing universities in most districts of Pakistan within the next 10 years to bring education to the doorstep.

This program will continue and the remaining 32 universities in 2nd phase will become part of the program. Students then enter an intermediate college and complete grades 11 and Atta-ur-Rahman, founding Chairman of HEC, has received number of prestigious international awards for the remarkable transformation of the higher education sector under his leadership.

Scholarships galore Presently, there are some 40, faculty members in public and private sector universities and DAIs of the country and only about 10, of them are PhDs which makes it a 25 percent of the total teaching strength in Pakistani universities. D and nursing BSc Nursing. Atta-ur-Rahman was conferred the highest national Award of the People's Republic of China in September for his contributions to develop strong linkages between Pakistan and China in various fields of higher education, science and technology.

Ahmed says though many of them are inducted in universities and some, who had signed bonds with their parent organizations, have to spend a specific time in their respective organizations immediately after their return.

In the 2nd stage interactive lectures from foreign universities will be arranged. There are several other jobs where people are needed.

An apprenticeship system is also framed by the state of Pakistan. Nano-Leucite Fertilizer, invented by a group of GCU scientists, is a specialized slow release nitrogenous fertilizer in which there is a minimum nutrient loss due to leaching.

Higher Education Commission (Pakistan)

Federal HEC and provincial HECs debate During the last few years the provincial governments of Sindh and Punjab established their respective provincial higher education commissions, i.

It is important to realize that the problems which hinder the provision of education are not just due to issues of management by government but some of them are deeply rooted in the social and cultural orientation of the people.

The list is long and one that the country can be justifiably proud of. View more documents from South Asian Studies Association. There are different parameters and indicators to measure the performance and research output of a university. DAE is a three years program of instructions which is equivalent to 12th grade.

It was reported that as result of the reforms brought about in Pakistan " Pakistan may soon join China in giving India serious competition in science". Sharing success stories, making country-specific modifications and their implementation can generate positive results.

The Unesco-recommended figure is four per cent of GDP. To increase equitable access, the HEC plans to establish campuses in tier-two and tier-three cities, including the underdeveloped, rural and tribal areas, eventually upgrading them to the status of fully fledged universities.

It has tripled the salaries of its scientists in the last few years. Apart from these, the HEC has, so far, awarded 9, indigenous scholarships out of which 2, scholars have completed their studies, while 6, are currently enrolled. Atta-ur-Rahman has won four international awards for the revolutionary changes in the higher education sector brought in the HEC.

But "only a fraction of potential job candidates could successfully work at a foreign company," the study found, pointing to many explanations, but mainly poor quality of education.

Quality of Higher Education in Pakistan Paper

With the 18th constitutional amendment the concurrent list which comprised of 47 subjects was abolished and these subjects, including education, were transferred to federating units as a move towards provincial autonomy.

These are followed by scholarships in Physical Sciences and in Social Sciences. In more scientific terms, the Potassium Aluminum Silicate Leucite nanoparticles occluded by calcium ammonium nitrates are slow release fertilizers and are synthesized by hydrothermal method.

NED Engineering College in s was "decidedly second-rate, with mediocre equipment, indifferent teachers, and unimaginative classwork".

Pakistan is not the only country which is facing challenges regarding promotion of literacy and meeting EFA and MDGs commitments.The standards of quality of higher education in Pakistan need to be improved significantly to achieve the goals of competitiveness with international standards and to create the foundations of a Knowledge Economy and Compatibility.

Education in Pakistan is overseen by the Federal Ministry of Education and the provincial governments, whereas the federal government mostly assists in curriculum development, accreditation and in the financing of research and kellysquaresherman.come A of Constitution of Pakistan obligates the state to provide free and compulsory quality education to.

The emphasis on higher education is a global phenomenon. The inter-dependability between higher education and national development is emphasised by many international. The standards of quality of higher education in Pakistan need to be improved significantly to achieve the goals of competitiveness with international standards and to create the foundations of a Knowledge Economy and Compatibility.

In this chapter we will spotlight on higher education and reform trends in Pakistan. It starts with text picture of Pakistan and goes on to explain the re-orientation and changes of higher Education in Pakistan, particularly in the context of globalization.

To Facilitate Institutions of Higher Learning to serve as an Engine of Socio-Economic Development of Pakistan.

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