Pakistan Study Centre

University of Peshawar

Thursday, 16 November 2017 10:32

Chinese delegation visits Pakistan Study Centre

A delegation of scholars and executives from People’s Republic of China visited Pakistan Study Centre University of Peshawar. The delegation was led by Professor Wan Jinaxin. Head Institute of Silk Road Studies Northwest University Linbu, Shanxi China. The other members included Mr. Lin Tao, Coordinator of joint Project on Archeological Studies, and Mr. Dong Zhibin from Chinese Consulate Lahore. Director China Study Centre University of Peshawar, Prof.  Dr. Zahid Anwar also accompanied the delegation. On arrival at the centre, Director Pakistan Study Centre Prof, Dr. Fakhr-ul-Islam accorded them warm welcome. 

The delegation visited various parts of the centre. They were amused to see several research theses completed on Pak-China relations and CPEC.

Later on speaking to the gathering of faculty members, Professor Wan Jinaxin expressed his delight over interacting with administration and faculty of Pakistan Study Centre. He stressed the need for joint work on history and culture of both the countries. Director Pakistan Study Centre Prof. Dr. Fakhr-ul-Islam said it was an honor and pleasure to receive a delegation from a friendly country People’s Republic of China. He said that people of Pakistan give tremendous importance to Pakistan’s relations with China. He stressed upon the need of collaboration between academia of both the countries. 


leftThe University of Peshawar is a public sector university in the city of Peshawar, Pakistan. The university was established in October 1950 by Mr. Liaquat Ali Khan, the first Prime Minister of Pakistan as an offshoot of Islamia College Peshawar, which was founded in 1913.  read more