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Dr Javaid R Laghari
Wednesday, July 31, 2013
The Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU) recently published a special report on ‘Higher Education in South Asia’. According to this report, higher education in South Asia is at a crossroads.
Driven by a confluence of demographic, ...
 
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Tuesday, July 16, 2013
Dr Javaid R Laghari
Why should we conduct research? In the developed world, research serves multiple purposes: foremost being that most faculty at major research universities believe in ‘publish or perish’. Second, it gives the faculty the leverage ...
Saturday, July 06, 2013
Dr Javaid R Laghari
Nine Pakistani universities recently made headlines when they were ranked among the best in Asia and the world. According to the UK-based Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) World Universities Rankings 2013 – one of the world’s most renowned ...
Thursday, June 06, 2013
Dr Javaid R Laghari
To really find out how a country is going to do in the 21st century, one need not count its oil reserves or natural resources but its highly effective teachers, committed students and dedicated researchers. Knowledge and skills have ...
Monday, December 10, 2012
Dr Javaid R Laghari
Universities in Pakistan have rapidly morphed into their new role as producers of knowledge and research that lead to innovation and entrepreneurship, create employment, and be prime builders of a knowledge economy. The HEC ...
Thursday, August 02, 2012
Dr Javaid R Laghari
Scimago, an independent research organisation and an international evaluation and ranking platform which analyses scientific outputs of institutions and countries and monitors over 30,000 journals, is considered one of the most ...
Monday, June 25, 2012
Dr Javaid R Laghari
Universities are the single most important producer of knowledge that leads to innovation, entrepreneurship and development of a knowledge economy. Once research is established at a university, creation of new ventures flourishes. ...
Wednesday, February 15, 2012
Dr Javaid R Laghari
Universities and higher educational institutions are the most important producers of knowledge, which is the driving force for prosperity and increased standard of living. Models of economic growth have underscored the central role ...
Friday, December 30, 2011
Dr Javaid R Laghari
Creation and application of literacy, education and knowledge through higher education are not one and the same thing. Literacy in Pakistan amounts to someone’s being able to read a newspaper and write a simple letter in a language. ...
Friday, October 28, 2011
Dr Javaid R Laghari
Pakistan is undergoing an electric power crisis. With an installed capacity of around 19,500 MWs, supply to consumers has been drastically low for a multitude of reasons leading to intense load-shedding, while demand has been rising ...
Thursday, February 11, 2010
Dr Javaid R Laghari
There has been a considerable growth in the number of universities in the country since the formation of the Higher Education Commission (HEC) six years ago. However, as a result of this growth the quality of education and research ...
 
 
 
 
 
 
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