A meeting of the Board of Governors of Pakistan Study Centre University of Peshawar was held on April 12, 2017 in the Centre. The meeting was presided over by Prof. Dr. Muhammad Abid, Vice Chancellor / Chairman Board of Governors University of Peshawar. The meeting was attended by Prof. Dr. Syed Minhaj-ul-Hassan, Dean Faculty of Arts & Humanities, Syed Umar Hayat, Director, National Institute of Historical & Cultural Research, Quaid-i-Azam University Islamabad, Mr. Shafi-ur-Rahman Regional Director, Higher Education Commission, Peshawar, Prof. Dr. Anwar Shaheen, Director Pakistan Study Centre, University of Karachi, Prof. Dr. Arshad Ali, Director, Institute of Education and Research (IER)University of Peshawar, Mr. Zafrullah Khan, Director, Brains Institute, Peshawar and Prof. Dr. Fakhr-ul-Islam, Director, Pakistan Study Centre, University of Peshawar.
The meeting approved budget for financial year 2017-18 and took several decisions regarding academics, research and general administration. The Board appreciated considerable progress by the centre under the leadership of the incumbent Director, Prof. Dr. Fakhr-ul-Islam.