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HEC Equivalence Procedure for Foreign Degrees / Deeni Asnad

This article is for foreign degrees and deeni asnad only. In Pakistan, Higher Education Commission of Pakistan is authorized to provide the equivalence certificates to foreign degrees and deeni asnad. There is an Equivalence Cell of HEC that provides the equivalence to foreign degrees and deeni asnad. The equivalence certificate by HEC is provided after taking into consideration the verification of antecedents of the applicant, particulars of the degree, program of studies, course contents, period of study abroad, and the accredited status of the institution. All these are first verified by the Equivalence Cell before issuing equivalence certificate. The main areas of verification by HEC Equivalence Cell are Status of the foreign university The date of establishments Charter granting body …

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How to Overcome Water Crisis in Pakistan

Ever since Pakistan has come into being we have been facing a number of problems in the shape of electricity load-shedding, terrorism, unemployment, water shortage and much more. However, among a lot of other problems, water crises has become the burning question in the Pakistan for past few years. The sources of drinkable water in Pakistan are decreasing gradually. Among a lot of reasons, the continuous increase in population is also resulting in the challenging water crisis. According to experts, in upcoming years, water will be the most serious issue in Pakistan as compared to terrorism. Improvements are being made for the safe water, but these are very low as compare to the issue. Even it is hard to find …

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PPSC.gop.pk Punjab Public Service Commission Jobs Guide

PPPC or Punjab Public Service Commission is a provincial government agency that is assigned with the responsibility if hiring and administering the provincial civil services a management services across the Punjab province. The objective and aim of PPSC is to deploy a competent, efficient and responsive public service. PPSC is mainly responsible for holding test, examinations and interviews in order to recruit suitable candidate for provincial services and posts attached with the affairs of the Punjab province. The job guide regarding PPSC are spread over four steps mainly:- Guidelines for online submission of applications Instructions for candidates Procedure of filling OMR answer sheets Preparation for interview (in case of interview call). The process for applying against job advertise by PPSC …

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IBCC Equivalence Procedure for O & A Levels

 The Inter Board Committee of Chairmen (IBCC) is the body established under a resolution of the Ministry of Education. Among a lot of functions, the basic function of IBCC is to decide and grant equivalence to foreign qualifications with corresponding Pakistani certificates at Secondary School Certificate/Matriculation, Higher Secondary School Certificate/Intermediate, technical education as well as local diplomas and certificates with the comparable being issued by the IBCC. Moreover, IBCC has been assigned with the assignment of attestation of certificates and diplomas issued by the BISE and BTE in Pakistan for those candidates who want to go abroad for further education or employment purposes. The rules for equivalence of IBCC for British, American, Canadian and other school systems are slightly change …

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HEC Degree Attestation Procedure at Facility and by Courier

Higher Education of Commission of Pakistan is the only authorized body in Pakistan that can attest and verify the degrees and certificates in Pakistan. There are two way for attesting any degree and certificate from the HEC and that it either by personal visit at the facility center of HEC or through courier service. The complete procedure regarding submission of documents, fee and other requirements are covered in our article HEC Degree Attestation & Verification Comprehensive Guide. Whatever method you are going to choose about degree attestation, it is important to fill online application form and take the print of same and provide with other documents. Moreover, if you are sending someone else instead of you for degree attestation or …

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Pakistani Students Can Study in German Universities for Free

If you are planning for studying abroad then Germany is a perfect place to fulfill your dreams. In most of the countries, the study is almost free. Amongst these countries, Germany is also one where most of the educational institutes and universities are charging no fee even for international students as well that means to study in Germany without paying tuition fee. The German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) Director in Islamabad, Lars Bergmeyer shared the good news with students who are looking for the ways to study free in German to pursue their education in graduate and post-graduate degrees. The director said that all universities in Germany don’t charge tuition fees. Speaking to the participant of Goethe-Institut in Islamabad, Lars …

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Prime Minister Laptop Scheme Phase-II 2015-16 Online Registration

The 2nd Phase for Prime Minister National Laptop Scheme has been announced by the Higher Education Commission (HEC) of Pakistan. Since the schemes under the Prime Minister’s initiative was announced for five years, the phase-II of the PMLS has been officially launched for 2015. During this phase, 100,000 laptops will be distributed amongst the talented and brilliant students according to eligibility and distribution criteria set by the HEC. Last Date for Prime Minster Laptop Scheme 2015 Last date to apply for is December 15, 2015. Students who meet the eligibility criteria are advised to visit PMNLS portal and apply online or update their profiles at www.pmnls.hec.gov.pk According to HEC, “Similar to the past year, the scheme is conceived as a …

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Virtual University VU Scholarships 2015-2016

Virtual University is one of the largest distance education provider in Pakistan. Virtual University is offering various program sin undergraduate and post-graduate fields. Moreover, various type of short courses and postgraduate diplomas are also the part of its study schemes. The university is offering its educational programs for both local students and Pakistani students residing overseas in various countries. To assists the students in pursuing their educational career, VU is offering two kinds of scholarship programs, Need-Based Scholarships Merit-Based Scholarships The scholarships in both categories are opened for both newly admitted students and continuing students. The aim of providing merit-based scholarships is to encourage healthy academic completion amongst students and; need-based scholarship is for providing financial assistance to deserving students. …

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IBCC Attestation Procedure for Matric & Fsc Attestation

The Inter Board Committee of Chairman (IBCC) is a body under the Ministry of Education that work as a link among the boards. The aim of IBCC is to coordinate activities of the Boards, achieve fair measure of uniformity of academic, evaluation and curricular standards and to promote curricular and co-curricular activities on Inter Board basis. One of the main roles of IBCC is to attest the certificates and diplomas issued by the BISE and Boards of Technical Education in Pakistan. For those candidate who wants to go abroad either for further education or for employment purposes are required to go to IBCC for attesting their Matic and Fsc certificates. Procedure for Attestation of Matric and Fsc Certificates First ensure …

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HEC Degree Attestation & Verification Comprehensive Guide

HEC Degree Attestation is the program launched by the Higher Education Commission of Pakistan (HEC) to attest the local degrees, transcripts (DMCs) provisional certificates and diplomas. It is important to note there that attesting the foreign degrees, certificates or any kind of deeni asnaad is not in the duties of HEC. Instead of attesting foreign certificates or degrees, applicants are required to get equivalence certificate from HEC that will be determined by the equivalence cell of HEC. MOFA Attestation Requirements, Procedure & Process Requirements for Degree Attestation Before going for degree attestation, the applicant is required to manage the following first to avoid any kind of difficulties. Online Degree Attestation Application form (of the same day). Following original documents as …

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Women on Wheels: Punjab Special Monitoring Unit Started Registration for Motorcycle Training for Females

The Chief Minister’s Special Monitoring Unit (SMU) has launched a campaign for educating the females of the Punjab Province against harassment and gender-based violence. For this purpose, a campaign by the name of Women on Wheels (WoW) was also launched by the SMU of Law and Order Wing of Punjab Government. The aim of the campaign and workshop to provide the free lessons of the motorcycle to women in near future for increasing their presence in the public. AN information session was conducted by City Traffic Lahore at Traffic Police Driving School. The event was largely attended by the representatives of the lawmaker and domestic workers. Moreover, SMU official Salman Sufi, CTO Tayyab Hafeez Cheema and provincial lawmakers Farhana Afzal …

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Punjab Government to Establish Digital Libraries in Schools, Colleges

With the aim of digitalizing the education system, Punjab Government is planning to take another step in shape of establishing digital libraries in the educational institutions across the province. Speaking at the International Conference on Information Management and Libraries held at Punjab University, Lahore, the Provincial Education Minister, Rana Mashood Ahmed stated that the Punjab Government will establish the digital libraries in the educational institutes across the province. Addressing at the seminar, Provincial Education Minister has said that around 6,000 computer labs have been already established in the school, colleges and universities and now the plan is to launch digital library system across the province to make the study system easier and convenient. Rana Mashood said, launching of E-Learning program was …

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Pakistan Bait-ul-Mal Stipend – Scholarship for 2015-2016

Pakistan Bait-ul-Mal is an autonomous body to help poor and needy persons in Pakistan. The aim of Pakistan Bait-ul-Mal is to alleviate poverty level in the country. For alleviating the poverty in Pakistan it has launched various projects and various others are in-process that are providing assistance to the destitute, widows, invalids, disabled, orphans, and other poor and needy persons. It provides the financial assistance to the needy persons under the government patronage. Pakistan Bait-ul-Mal is providing assistance to and in shape of: Disable and special people Pakistan Sweet Home Hepatitis C Patients Surgical Patients Artificial Limbs Cancer Patients Heart Patients Hearing Aids General Medicine Education Assistance General Assistance Sewing Machine Pakistan Bait-ul-Mal Scholarship Requirement Student must be admitted in …

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National Bank NBP Student Loan Scheme for 2015-2016

Student Loan Scheme under the National Bank of Pakistan (NBP) is the initiative of Federal Ministry of Finance that was launched by the Federal Government of Pakistan during 2001-02 for taking the education to next level. In addition to NBP, various other banks such as HBL, UBL, MCB, and ABL are also the part of this initiative. Under the NBP Student Loan Scheme, financial assistance is not in the shape of need based or merit based scholarship. In fact, financial assistance provided by the NBP in form of interest free loans. These interest free loans are available for students pursuing their educational career in scientific, technical and professional education within Pakistan. NBP Student Loan Scheme Eligibility: Student must be admitted …

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Syeda Mubarik Begum Scholarship Scheme

Syeda Mubarik Begum Scholarship Scheme is the scholarship program launched by Babar Ali Foundation. The scholarship under the name of Syeda Mubarik Begum Scholarship are being provided by the Babar Ai Foundation. However, Babar Ali Foundation is providing scholarships since 1985 but since 1995, it is being issued by the name of Syeda Mubarik Begum Scholarship Scheme (late mother of Syed Babar Ali). Syeda Mubarik Begum Scholarship Scheme is for only female students to enables them to pursue their study in graduate and post graduate fields. The aim of scholarship program is to help the needy students, supporting education, research and training in literary, agriculture, scientific and technical fields. According to Babar Ali Foundation, “The foundation is also expecting to …

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Khawaja Fareed University of Engineering and Technology, Rahim Yar Khan to be Functional by 2018

Punjab Government is striving to promote culture of education in the province. To make this dream come true, Daanish Schools System, Punjab Educational Endowment Fund (PEEF), Punjab Education Foundation (PEF), Punjab Education Sector Reform Program (PESRP) and various upgrading schemes have been launched by the Government of the Punjab. With an aim to provide quality education to the far flung and backward regions of the Punjab, Punjab Government is going to establish a full faculty information technology university in Rahim Yar Khan. The decision of setting up IT university in the area announced by the provincial Education Minister Rana Mashood. Speaking to a delegation of university teachers from southern Punjab areas, Education Minister said that the construction of the IT …

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Wasu Khan Hilariously Described the Pakistan Education System, Video by Alif Ailaan

Thousands of schools and educational institutions, billion dollars in shape of aid and reforms, long speeches and still the education system of Pakistan is not moving toward progress. What is going on in Pakistan is best described by a Baloch poet Wasu Khan who painted the education system of Pakistan in a funny style. Wasu Khan first threw light on the importance of the education and told how the education can change society by giving eyes to the people. But with the passage of time, there came businessman and money in the education sectors that makes millions on the name of education. Lack of proper education, infrastructure and even non availability of basic needs at schools but the teachers and institutes …

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Dr. Naim Rashid of COMSATS Wins International Green Talent Award 2015

Assistant Professor of COMSATS Institute of Information Technology, Dr. Naim Rashid (32) has won the International Green Talent Award 2015. Dr. Naim got this award for his research on “Producing Bio-Energy from Waste Materials and the Treatments of Waste Water through Microalgae”. Dr. Naim is PhD in Civil and Environmental Technology with specialization in Renewable energy production (focus on biofuels), Water and wastewater treatment from the Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST). Later on he joined COMSATS as an assistant professor. Twenty seven candidates from different universities of the world have won this prestigious award and Dr. Naim Rashid was among those lucky candidates. According to Green Talents, “In his research into bio-energy, Naim has used microalgae for bio-hydrogen, biodiesel, …

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University of Karachi Student Terminated Due to Invite Ayyan Ali as Chief Guest

The University of Karachi’s (KU) management eliminated on Monday a student who requested model Ayyan Ali for the inauguration of a business enterprise at the university by the varsity’s college students in August this season. Entrance of Araib Khan, a student in the Department of Public Administration has become terminated and he will never be permitted to get entrance in any course of the university in the future, based on a notice of the registrar of the university, Dr Moazzam Ali Khan. Read More: Pakistani Model Ayyan Ali Won Award “Best Female Model”

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HEC Declared Dual degree Program of Comsats Useless

Comsats Institute of Information Technology’s (CIIT) dual degree which it was giving in collaboration with Lancaster University of Uk has been considered useless by the Higher Education Commission of Pakistan. The declaration was made during a briefing on Wed by HEC Chairman Dr Mukhtar Ahmed to the Public Accounts Committee (PAC). He stated CIIT had been charging millions of rupees from its students for the twin degree in MS which is useless. Read Also: Dual Degree Program from Comsats useless says HEC

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SPSC Sindh Public Service Commission Exam for government jobs

PSC Public Service Commission by  Government of Sindh test is organized under the provisional Government. It is not only conducted in Sindh but also it is conducted in other provinces of country and known as from the name of provinces like SPSC stand for Sindh Public Service Commission, PPSC stands for Panjab Public Service Commission, BPSC Baluchistan Public Service Commission and so on. SPSC Sindh Public Service Commission is higher level test that is taken by the Sindh Government. SPSC Sindh Public Service Commission is usually announced annually. It is the great opportunity for the tenanted youngsters to prove their selves. Number of the students clears this test every year and gets great jobs. A province cannot be manage by its …

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Punjab University Students Found 1.1m Old Elephant Skull Near Gujrat, Pakistan

Research workers of Punjab University has claimed to have found 1.1m old Pre-Historic Skull of a female elephant close to Panjan Sher Shahana in Gujrat on Thursday. Researchers got almost 2 days to uneath Fossils with out damaging the fossil. Syed Ghayoor Abbas, The key person behind this research informed newspersons on Saturday: “20,000 to 1.1 million-year old animal bones had been discovered in the place. Even so, it was the 1st time a pre-historic elephant skull was found there and This discovery will assist researchers understand the genetic, hereditary and also evolutionary features of the types.”

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Top 10 Websites Which Make You Cleverer and Skilled

1. Duolingo http://www.duolingo.com/ Duolingo is a totally free version of Rosetta-Stone that provides exactly the same results: teaching you a different language. Regular use of the website may have you speaking and writing Spanish, English, German, French, Portuguese and Italian in a matter of a few months with respect to the hard work you place into it. Ideally, much more different languages can become obtainable shortly.

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For CSS and PCS Minimum Qualification M.Phil Required

In an unprecedented as well as latest development, the Ministry of Development and Reforms has released the latest suggestion concerning the CSS exam qualifications. The Ministry has advised that M.Phil should be set as the least qualification for all Central Superior Services (CSS) as well as Public Services Commission (PCS) examinations. Resources suggest that the Ministry of DR has finalized all of the documentation procedure and the suggestion will soon be sent to Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif.

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Guide To Apply for the Fulbright Scholarship in Pakistan

As a Fulbright scholarship grant recipient who’ll be planning for Masters this current year, I want to share with potential applicants to the world’s biggest Full bright program some facts which may be beneficial in this particular respect. With regard to clearness, I’ll break the time frame into 2 calendar years; Year 1 and Year 2. Year 1 is the year where you will publish the application just for this scholarship. Year 2 is the year where you will move forward for your studies when you obtain the scholarship. Keep in mind that the whole procedure requires near 1 . 5 years at the time of signing up to the time you exit for your studies.

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