Pakistan Study Centre

University of Peshawar

The Election Commission arranged one day workshop for Women Volunteers at Pakistan Study Centre University of Peshawar. Mr. Harun Khan Shinwari, Director Gender Unit of Election Commission was resource person. He briefed the participants about the details of upcoming awareness campaign. He said that a speech contest will be held after Ramzan on the similar theme. Director Pakistan Study Centre Dr. Fakhr-ul-Islam expressed his satisfaction over the role of Pakistan Study Centre in the awareness campaign. He hoped that with these activities, more and more women will be made part of the electoral process. Dr Khan Faqir Assistant Prof PSC coordinated the workshop.

A meeting of Board of Governors Pakistan Study Centre  University of Peshawar was held with Vice Chancellor Prof. Dr. Muhammad Asif Khan in chair. Pro-Vice Chancellor Prof. Dr. Jauhar Ali. Director Prof. Dr. Fakhr-ul-Islam, Prof Dr. Anwar Shaheen (Karachi University), Dr. Umar Hayat (Quaid-e-Azam University), Mr. Arshad Kamran (HEC) and Prof. Dr. Arshad Ali (University of Peshawar) also attended the meeting. The Director presented a report on the ongoing programmes and action taken on decisions of the previous meeting. The Director informed the Board that the Centre's research journal was declared the best by an HEC committee in terms of performance and reporting. The Board expressed satisfaction over the performance. The board also constituted a committee to take up certain pending cases. The meeting was thereafter adjourned.

Under the supervision of Prof. Dr. Fakhr-ul-Islam Director Pakistan Study Centre  University of Peshawar, Four  seminars were held in a row in the centre. The first  seminar was on "Social Change in Pakistan". Director Pakistan Study Centre  University of Karachi Dr. Anwar Shaheen was key note speaker on the occasion.. The second seminar was on "Community Policing in Pakistan". Senior Police Officer Quresh Khan delivered lecture on the theme. The third seminar was on " Social Organizations" given by Dr. Muhammad Ibrar Department of Social Work University of Peshawar. The fourth seminar was on Geographical Features of of Pakistan wherein Dr. Anwar Saeed Department of Geography  University of Peshawar was the speaker.

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