Pakistan Study Centre

University of Peshawar

A condolence reference for Dr. Hassan Sohaib Murad, founding Chairman University of Management and Technology was held at Pakistan Study Centre University of Peshawar. He died in a road accident the other day.  Director Prof. Dr. Fakhr-ul-Islam presided over. All the staff of the centre attended the reference. Speaking on the occasion Dr. Fakhr-ul-Islam threw light on the eventful and successful career of the deceased. He said Dr. Hassan was an asset for Pakistan and the Muslim Ummah. His departure has created a huge gap which may take a long time to be filled in, Dr. Fakhar concluded. At the end, the participants offered fateha for the departed soul.


To commemorate 6th September as Defence Day,  a function was held at Pakistan Study Centre. Staff members and students attended. Speaking on the occasion, Director PSC Prof Dr Fakhrul Islam paid rich tributes to martyrs and veterans of the 1965 war. He said the Armed Forces of Pakistan gallantly defended their motherland. He said this could be made possible as a result of harmony between the nation and the Armed Forces. During the rally, students chanted slogans in support of Pakistan and its Armed Forces.

Pakistan Study Centre University of Peshawar celebrated Independence Day with vehemence and patriotic fervor. The Director, Prof. Dr. Fakhr-ul-Islam was member of the Independence Day celebrations Committee University of Peshawar. The 14th August was working day for all employees of the Centre. They participated in the flag hoisting ceremony held at Convocation Hall where Vice Chancellor University of Peshawar, Prof. Dr. Muhammad Asif Khan was the Chief Guest.

In the grand function presided by the VC, Prof. Dr. Fakhr-ul-Islam delivered key note address wherein he highlighted the role of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa in the  Pakistan Movement.  The Centre also arranged Books Exhibition at Central Library.


Separate flag hoisting and cake cutting ceremonies were also held at Pakistan Study Centre. On that occasion, the Pro Vice Chancellor Peshawar University, Prof Dr. Muhammad Abid was the Chief Guest.  The Director and Pro-VC delivered speeches. The building of the Centre was illuminated for three days.

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