Pakistan Study Centre

University of Peshawar

Pakistan Study Centre University of Peshawar and National Institute of Historical and Cultural Research (NIHCR) Quaid-e-Azam University Islamabad signed Letter of Intent (LOI). Prof Dr. Fakhr-ul-Islam and Dr. Sajid Mehmood Awan signed and exchanged LOI. Both the organizations agreed to exchange publications and human resource for advancement of research and academics. Furthermore, they will jointly organize conferences, seminars and symposia. The LOI is for 10 years which may be extended after mutual agreement.  

Pakistan Study Centre University of Peshawar(PSC)  signed memorandum of Understanding with Mafkoora, a Peshawar based research and literary organization. Director PSC Prof. Dr. Fakhr-ul-Islam and Director Mafkoora,  Hayat Roghani signed the document. Faculty members/staff of both the organizations and Dr Fazal Rahim Marwat were also present on the occasion. According to MoU, both the organizations will exchange publications and take up joint research and academic ventures. 


Director Pakistan Study Centre  attended two-day  UN conference at Bhurban, Murree. The conference was organized by European Union and UN Women’s  Pakistan office. The theme of the conference was Pro-Women and Children Legislation in Pakistan with a special focus on Child Marriages. Speaker of European Union to Pakistan Androula Karminara and Deputy Speaker KP Assembly Mehmood Jan were chief guests at inaugural and concluding ceremonies. Director Pakistan Study Centre  stressed the need for raising awareness before going for legislation. He highlighted the role of Ulama in awareness raising. 


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