Pakistan Study Centre

University of Peshawar

Prof. Dr. Fakhr-ul-Islam Director Pakistan Study Centre University of Peshawar attended high level consultation at HEC in Islamabad, with Foreign Secretary Tehmina Janjua, Chairman HEC Tariq Banuri and other scholars from all over the country. The consultation was held regarding Pakistani chairs abroad. Those scholars who are being considered for different countries, attended the event.  Executive Director and DG Academics HEC were also present on the occasion.

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.


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