Pakistan Study Centre

University of Peshawar

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.


A professor from Anadolu   University Eskisehir Turkey Dr. Ahmet Aypay visited Pakistan Study Centre University of Peshawar. He held detailed meeting with Director Prof. Dr Fakhr-ul-Islam in which matters of mutual interest were discussed. Director Pakistan Study Centre briefed the visiting scholar on the ongoing academic and research activities in the centre. He also presented gifts and souvenir to the guest. Director and  professors from IER   University of Peshawar Dr. Arshad Ali, Dr. Muhammad Rauf, Dr. Amjad Riba and AWKUM professor Dr. Amir Zaman were also present on the occasion.


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