Pakistani researchers win prestigious UK Award for outstanding team impact

Celina Ali Islamabad: A team of researchers from the University of Karachi (UoK) has been honoured with the prestigious “Outstanding Team Impact Prize” by the UK’s Medical Research Council (MRC). The award recognized the team’s collaborative approach to medical research, which has made a significant impact in the field. Led by Prof. Dr. M. Iqbal […]

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China can export education, offer new choice

Ding Gang The British magazine “The Economist” recently published an article about China’s education “export,” entitled “China wants to export education, too.” The word “too” is quite eye-catching. The article mentions that due to domestic market overcapacity, Chinese companies that run private schools are increasingly investing abroad, particularly in Asia. Many Chinese schools are primarily […]

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Ambassador Marilina Armellin announces major initiative to educate out-of-school children in Pakistan through IRI

Celina Ali Islamabad: Italy’s Ambassador to Pakistan, Marilina Armellin, this week announced a significant initiative aimed at educating out-of-school children in Pakistan through Interactive Radio Instruction (IRI). Education remains a distant dream for many children in rural Pakistan. Recognizing this, Ambassador Armellin has spearheaded an initiative to leverage radio broadcasts to highlight the benefits of […]

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French Ambassador Nicolas Galey celebrates second edition of Alumni Days

Celina Ali Islamabad: The French Residence in Islamabad was abuzz with excitement as Ambassador Nicolas Galey this week welcomed members of the business and education communities, distinguished guests, and former students to celebrate the second edition of Alumni Days in Pakistan. This event was part of a global initiative to connect and celebrate international graduates […]

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Kazakhstan denies reports of Pakistani students fleeing to Kazakhstan from Kyrgyzstan

Newswire Astana: The National Security Committee of Kazakhstan has denied reports about Pakistani students crossing of the border from Kyrgyzstan into Kazakhstan following unrest in Bishkek. The National Security Committee in a statement categorically denied the alleged movement of Pakistani students across the border from Kyrgyzstan into Kazakhstan. “The media reports about groups of Pakistan […]

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NE China univ launches training course for Pakistani employees from Chinese firms

Mia Shah – Gwadar Pro Beijing: Liaoning Petrochemical College held the launching ceremony of a training program in March for Pakistani employees of Shandong Zhongyang Group to study in China. Yu Zhongdang, the college president, expressed his gratitude to the Department of Education of Liaoning Province, the Embassy of Pakistan in China, Shandong Zhongyang Group, […]

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Indonesian embassy partners with all-Pakistan women universities consortium for online sessions about Indonesia

Liaquat Ali Islamabad: The Embassy of the Republic of Indonesia in Islamabad this week launched the first session of its 4th Online Internship Program (OIP) 2024 in collaboration with Fatima Jinnah Women University (FJWU) in Rawalpindi and All-Pakistan Women Universities Consortium (APWUC) with the theme “Women Empowerment”. The OIP has been divided into ten online […]

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Japan announces scholarships for Pakistani students

Celina Ali Islamabad: The Government of Japan has unveiled its MEXT Scholarships 2025, inviting talented Pakistani students to pursue their undergraduate and graduate studies (Masters, PhD) and embark on a journey to study in Japan’s esteemed universities. The embassy is now accepting applications for the MEXT undergraduate and research scholarships (Masters and PhD) 2025. It […]

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Pakistani, Chinese universities sign MoU to promote collaboration

Gwadar Pro Peshawar: A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) was signed between Agriculture University Peshawar and Pakistan and Beijing Engineering Research Center for the Hydrid Wheat China at a ceremony held here this week. Vice Chancellor of Agricultural University Peshawar, Pakistan Professor Dr Jahan Bakht and Director of Beijing Engineering Research Center for Hybrid Wheat, China […]

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20, 000 China-made motorcycle, e-bikes to be provided to students under CM plan

Newswire Lahore: Chief Minister of Punjab Maryam Nawaz this week inaugurated a project to provide 20,000 China-made motorcycles and Electric-bikes through the Chief Minister Youth Initiative for students across the province. Thanks to this effort by CM Punjab, Maryam Nawaz, students now have the opportunity to acquire motorcycles and e-bikes through convenient interest-free monthly installment […]

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Ambassador Jakob Linulf enjoys interactive session with Pakistani students

Celina Ali Islamabad: Denmark’s Ambassador to Pakistan Jakob Linulf this week enjoyed an interactive session with the Pakistani students. “Feeling inspired after the interactive session w the brilliant students of @Air_University,” he posted on X. The envoy added: “Topics of discussion were Green Transition & climate change mitigation. Thanks to the VC, Javaid Ahmed for […]

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Japan hires 32 language teachers from Pakistan

Celina Ali Islamabad: The embassy of Pakistan Tokyo is constantly exploring employment opportunities for Pakistani youth in Japan. In this context, Borderlink, a Japanese human resort company, has hired 32 Assistant Language Teachers from Pakistan in collaboration with the Embassy of Pakistan Tokyo and Overseas Employment Corporation. On Saturday, a welcome event for teachers was […]

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More foreign students set to be eligible for Japan government scholarships

Tokyo: The Japanese government plans to expand the scope of foreign university students eligible for its scholarships from April to provide more academic opportunities to children of the country’s growing number of foreign workers, according to officials. The education ministry is set to include in the target students who are residing in the country with […]

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High Commissioner Zahid Hafeez Chaudhri urges Pakistani students to take advantage of education opportunities in Australia

Canberra: Pakistani High Commissioner to Australia Zahid Hafeez Chaudhri this week urged the Pakistani students to take advantage of education opportunities in Australia. “Opportunity for Pakistani students to study in Australia. Pakistan – Australia Awards are now open,” the envoy posted on X. Applications for Australia Awards Scholarships for study commencing in 2025 opened on […]

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France embassy acknowledge hard work of Pakistani French language teachers

Celina Ali Islamabad: In order to acknowledge the hard work of the Pakistani French language teachers, the Embassy of France in collaboration with Alliance Française (AF) organized a well-attended reception at the Residence of the French Ambassador this week. Director General (DG) of the National University of Modern Languages (NUML) Brig Shahzad Munir, Ambassador of […]

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Ambassador Adam Tugio advocates women’s education for Muslim nations

Celina Ali Islamabad: Outgoing Indonesian Ambassador Adam Tugio this week, emphasized the crucial role of women’s education, especially for Muslims, during a pre-departure meeting with Pakistani delegates heading to Indonesia, the other day. He urged the incorporation of advanced education alongside religious teachings, highlighting Indonesia’s commitment to empowering women in various Muslim nations through progressive […]

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University of Wollongong launches Vice-Chancellor’s leadership scholarship for Pakistan

Islamabad: The University of Wollongong (UOW) has extended its most prestigious Vice-Chancellor’s Leadership Scholarship for Pakistan. The programme is aimed at inspiring a new generation of young, passionate leadersand providing them the knowledge, skills, and worldviews to be future leaders. Two Pakistani students will be awarded the scholarship every year. The Scholarship was launched at […]

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BUITEMS partners with Chinese universities for disaster prevention research

Gwadar Pro Quetta: The Balochistan University of Information Technology, Engineering, and Management Sciences (BUITEMS) has announced a collaboration with Southeast University Nanjing, China, the National Disaster Management Agency (NDMA), and the Provincial Disaster Management Agency (PDMA). This partnership aims to foster research and innovation in disaster prevention for large-scale structures. Dr. Khalid Hafeez, Vice Chancellor […]

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Pakistan, Japan sign agreement to reconstruct educational facilities

Celina Ali Islamabad: Pakistan and Japan this week signed an agreement worth $5.3 million for the reconstruction of educational facilities in flood-affected areas in Sindh. A signing ceremony for the Exchange of Notes and Grant Agreement between the Governments of Pakistan and Japan regarding “The Programme for Reconstruction of Educational Facilities in Flood affected Areas […]

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US embassy opens another Lincoln Corner at AJK University

Newswire Muzaffarabad: The US Embassy in Islamabad and the University of Azad Jammu and Kashmir this week formally solidified their partnership by signing a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to establish another Lincoln Corner in the university. The MoU paved the way for the establishment of the state-of-the-art Lincoln Corner at the King Abdullah Campus (KAC) […]

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NA Speaker Raja Pervaiz Ashraf inaugurates provision of transportation facilities to women college

Liaquat Ali Islamabad: Speaker National Assembly Raja Pervez Ashraf this week said that education was an essential factor for women empowerment and providing basic facilities to women would enhance their literacy rate across the country. He added that the provision of transportation facilities to girls students in Gujar Kahn who travel 40 km to reach […]

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Chinese, Pakistani universities discuss cooperation in TCM

Arslan Ali Arsal Beijing: Vice chancellor of Academic Affairs of the Islamic University of Bahawalpur (IUB), Moazzam Jamil, visited Anhui University of Chinese Medicine (AHUCM) with four of his colleagues, accompanied by Ang Wenping, vice dean of the School of Humanities and Educational Exchange in AHUCM. “I hope that in the future, the two universities […]

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The Millennium Education bags fastest growing brand of the year award

Liaquat Ali Islamabad: The Millennium Education Group has been adorned with a prestigious title of ‘Fastest Growing Brand of the Year Award 2022’ by the Brand’s Foundation, Brand of the Year Award Ceremony held at Marriott Hotel, last day says a press release. The title has been conferred under the category of ‘School System’ amid […]

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ملینیم ایجوکیشن نے سال 2022 کے ‘فاسٹسٹ گروئنگ برانڈ آف دی ائیر اوارڈ’ کا اعزاز حاصل کیا

لیاقت علی اسلام آباد: ملینیم ایجوکیشن گروپ کو برانڈ کے فاؤنڈیشن کے ذریعے ‘فاسٹسٹ گروئنگ برانڈ آف دی ائیر اوارڈ 2022’ سے نوازا گیا ہے- یہ اعزاز مس عامنہ خان علاقائی ڈائریکٹر نے ڈاکٹر فیصل مشتاق ملینیم ایجوکیشن گروپ کے سی ای او کے لیے حاصل کیا گیا۔ مس عامنہ خان نے اوارڈ تقریب میں […]

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Winners of Chinese scholarships for MS, PhD degrees meet UAF Vice Chancellor, Confucius Institute role highlighted

Celina Ali Faisalabad: Nine students of University of Agriculture Faisalabad (UAF), who won their MS and PhD scholarships from Chinese government in different universities of China on open competition in Entomology and Fisheries, called on UAF Vice Chancellor Professor Dr Iqrar Ahmad Khan. The delegation led by Chairman Department of Entomology UAF Prof. Dr. Muhammad […]

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Millennials Achieve Outstanding Result In Cambridge Examinations 2023

Abdullah Jan Islamabad: Continuing a legacy of excellence, Roots Millennium Education Group and Future World Schools& Colleges achieved remarkable academic success in the Cambridge Assessment International Education CAIE Examinations 2023says a press release. This resounding achievement stands as a testament to Roots Millennium Education 35-year journey of academic excellence and quality education. Millennials, with their […]

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Pakistani students are most frequent recipients of Indonesian scholarships, Amb Adam Tugio

Abdullah Jan Islamabad: The Embassy of the Republic of Indonesia organized a gathering for the recipients of Indonesian scholarships, including the cultural exchange non-degree program of Dharmasiswa scholarships. The event served as an exceptional platform to honor academic excellence and facilitate students as they embark on their academic journey to Indonesia, said a press statement […]

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ملینیلزنے کیمبرج کے امتحانات 2023 میں شاندار نتیجہ حاصل کیا۔

عبداللہ جان اسلام آباد: ایکسلنس کی میراث کو جاری رکھتے ہوئے، روٹس ملینیم ایجوکیشن گروپ اور فیوچر ورلڈ سکولز اینڈ کالجز نے کیمبرج اسسمنٹ انٹرنیشنل ایجوکیشن CAIE امتحانات 2023 میں شاندار تعلیمی کامیابی حاصل کی۔یہ شاندار کامیابی روٹس میلینیئم ایجوکیشن کے 35 سالہ تعلیمی فضیلت اور معیاری تعلیم کے سفر کا ثبوت ہے۔ ملینیلز، اپنی […]

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Millennials achieve outstanding result in Cambridge Examinations 2023

Abdullah Jan Islamabad: Continuing a legacy of excellence, Roots Millennium Education Group and Future World Schools& Colleges achieved remarkable academic success in the Cambridge Assessment International Education CAIE Examinations 2023says a press release. This resounding achievement stands as a testament to Roots Millennium Education 35-year journey of academic excellence and quality education. Millennials, with their […]

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“Education is the cornerstone of progress”Amb Adam M. Tugio

Abdullah Jan Islamabad: The Embassy of Indonesia in Islamabad organized an educational session for the promotion of a leading dual degree program offered by the Bandung Institute of Technology (ITB) in collaboration with Coventry University, UK at the National Library of Pakistan. This innovative partnership aims to provide Pakistani students with a distinctive opportunity to […]

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Pak – Italy educational relations are growing: Ambassador Andreas Ferrarese

Abdullah Jan Pakistan Italy Alumni Network (PIAN) celebrates its 12th anniversary on 21st July 2023. PIAN constitutes of Italian Alumni of Pakistani origin who have undertaken various programs in educational, professional and cultural spheres at Italian institutes and returned to serve their country and communities. PIAN has established itself as a bridge between the universities, […]

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Internship programme to enhance Pakistan-Indonesia academic ties

Abdullah Jan Islamabad: The Indonesian embassy and Bahria University on Tuesday organised the Online Internship Programme (OIP), featuring prominent experts and scholars from Indonesia to share views and explore mutual learning opportunities to boost ties between Jakarta and Islamabad. In a statement, the embassy said the OIP was inaugurated virtually by Dr Teuku Faizasyah, Indonesian […]

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Applications for the British Council IELTS Prize 2023 in Pakistan open

Celina Ali Islamabad: The annual competition supports IELTS test-takers with up to £5,000 towards university tuition fees in English-speaking universities. This year, the IELTS Prize is open to test takers living in Pakistan, China, Japan, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Korea, Malaysia, Philippines, Singapore, Taiwan, Thailand, Vietnam, Bangladesh, Nepal and Sri Lanka. It will be open to […]

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University of Gwadar to establish CPEC Study Center, Center for Marine Affairs and Marine Sciences

Gwadar Pro Quetta: The University of Gwadar this week decided to establish a China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) Study Center and a Center for Marine Affairs and Marine Sciences. In this regard, the University of Gwadar’s third syndicate meeting was held at the higher education commission regional centre Quetta with Vice Chancellor Professor Dr Abdul Razzaq […]

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Pakistani students among the brightest: Zahid Hafeez Chaudhri

Canberra: Pakistani High Commissioner to Australia Zahid Hafeez Chaudhri said this week that the Pakistani students were among the brightest. “Pakistani-Australian students are amongst the brightest. Glad to present Achievements Awards at the annual event of Pakistan Association of Australia (PAA) to our High Achievers in NSW with #ATAR scores between 90 and 99.7 in […]

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Umar Rehman Malik, Ali Rehman Malik meet Ambassador Andreas Ferrarese, discuss education

Abdullah Jan Islamabad: Former Interior Minister Rehman Malik’s sons Umar Rehman Malik and Ali Rehman Malik this week met Italy’s Ambassador to Pakistan Andreas Ferrarese. They discussed ways to improve the education standard in Pakistan and the cooperation between Pakistan and Italy in this regard. “Pleasure meeting His Excellency, Andreas Ferrarese, the Italian Ambassador today, […]

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