Sunday November 28, 2021

The writer is the former chairman of the HEC, and president of the Network of Academies of Science of OIC Countries (NASIC).

  • November 24, 2021

    Promoting innovation

    The fourth Industrial Revolution has led to amazing developments that are rapidly changing the face of the world’s scientific landscape. Various...

  • November 10, 2021

    Strengthening education

    At a meeting organised by the Higher Education Commission and hosted by the British Council last week in Bhurban, the vice chancellors of...

  • October 28, 2021

    A promising task force

    The future of Pakistan is dependent on unleashing the creative potential of our young people through quality education, science, technology,...

  • October 13, 2021

    A silent revolution

    Massive investments are presently being made in higher education by many countries in the developing world, such as Malaysia, Saudi Arabia,...

  • September 29, 2021

    Winds of change

    Education as a whole and higher education in particular play a critically important role in the development of any nation. In Pakistan, foundations...

  • September 15, 2021

    An island of excellence

    Sindh Chief Minister Sindh Syed Murad Ali Shah was the chief guest at the inauguration ceremony of an exhibition on tech-based healthcare devices...

  • September 01, 2021

    University quality

    Following my appointment as the founding chairman of the Higher Education Commission in 2002, the highest priority was given to four aspects of...

  • August 18, 2021

    Disruptive innovations

    After the advent of the 4th Industrial revolution, the world has started changing at a mind-boggling pace. We now live in a world where truth has...

  • August 03, 2021

    Universities of the future

    Europe’s largest cluster of technology-based companies is closely associated with the Cambridge University Science Park.

  • July 21, 2021

    Quality and innovation

    Recently a brainstorming session was held in the Ministry of Science & Technology to consider the draft of the National Science, Technology and...