Islamabad: Five public sector universities have agreed to form first ever inter-University Consortium for promotion of social sciences, arts and humanities activities.
The formal Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) sighing ceremony will be held on January 23, at Islamic University Bahawalpur.
Executive Director, Higher Education Commission Pakistan Prof. Dr. S Sohail H. Naqvi would be chief gust. The Ceremony would be attended by Vice Chancellors, HEC officials, facility members and representatives of civil society and chamber of commerce.
The five higher education institutions which are going to join the consortium include university of Gujrat, Quaid-i-Azam University, Islamabad, Islamic, University Bahawalpur, Institute of Managements Sciences Peshawar and Government College University Faisalabad.
The areas of cooperation under he consortium will include facility development, exchange as adjunct facility members, exchange of students and publications joint research project, joint linkages with other international and national organization, joint seminars conference and workshops diploma course on civic human rights education and other programs of mutual interest.