Pakistan Study Centre

University of Peshawar

Students and staff of Pakistan Study Centre University of Peshawar staged a walk to celebrate FATA merger to The walked was led by Prof. Dr. Fakhr-ul-Islam, Director of the Centre. Students chanted slogans in support of the merger. Speaking on the occasion, Prof. Dr. Fakhr-ul-Islam said that though Pakistan was born in August 1947, but it was completed in May 2018 when FATA became substantial part of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. He paid tributes to Majlis-e-Shoora (Parliament) and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Assembly who passed the amendment bill. At the end of the walk, the students and staff prayed for prosperity and integrity of Pakistan.

Prof. Dr. Fakhrul Islam Director Pakistan Study Centre University of Peshawar addressed seminar at Institute of Silk Road Studies North West University Xi'an China. He apprised the participants about perspective of Pak-China relations. He also discussed opportunities and challenges of CPEC. The audience asked several questions about Pakistan and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. Prof. Dr. Zahid Anwar also gave a detailed presentation on CPEC.


Prof. Dr. Fakhr-ul-Islam, Director Pakistan Study Centre University of Peshawar was Resource Person at training workshop of youth belonging to Muslim minority countries. The Workshop was arranged by Dawah Academy International Islamic University Islamabad at Faisal Mosque campus. Young activists of Dawah and non-governmental organizations belonging to Cuba, Ghana, Uganda, Philippine, Sri Lanka and Nepal participated in the three-week workshop. Besides carrying vast experience of field work with them, the participants were well versed in dawah and social work. At the end of Dr. Fakhr-ul-Islam’s presentation, the participants asked many questions about Pakistan. They expressed their love and affection for Pakistan.


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