Chairman Higher Education Commission (HEC) Prof. Dr. Mukhtar Ahmed said universities of Balochistan were playing their due role in providing higher education, and health education, and special attention was being given to resolving the financial issues of the varsities.
He expressed these views while talking in a conference with the Vice Chancellors of all the universities of Balochistan at BUITEMS Quetta on 3rd January 2023.
He said that he would personally assess the problems and difficulties faced by the universities of Balochistan and take steps to solve them in consultation with all the Vice Chancellors and the government of Balochistan.
He said that university management should facilitate the students in acquiring modern education engaging in quality activities and keeping them away from negative activities.
He said HEC has asked the central government to obtain funds for the timely completion of ongoing development projects in the universities.
On this occasion, the Vice-Chancellors of all the universities including worthy Vice- Chancellor University of Gwadar Prof. Dr. Abdul Razzaq Sabir TI briefed the HEC Chairman about the financial and other issues being faced by their respective universities.
VC UG Prof. Dr. Abdul Razzaq Sabir TI, VC UoB Prof. Dr. Shafiqur Rehman, VC BUET Khuzdar Dr. Ehsanullah Kakar, VC Mir Chakar Khan Rind University Sibi Dr. Syed Mushtaq Ahmed Shah, VC UoT Prof. Dr. Jan Muhammad, VC SBK Dr. Sajida Noureen, VC Bolan Medical University Prof. Dr. Farida Kakar, VC Loralai University Engineer Prof. Dr. Maqsood Ahmad, and VC LUAWMS Dr. Dost Muhammad Baloch were present on the occasion.