Web Desk: Sarhad University held a Seminar on “MS/M.Phil/PhD Admission Criteria and Policies” in Peshawar on Monday.
Prof. Dr. Salim Ur Rehman, Vice Chancellor of the university was the chief guest, and Prof. Dr. Iftikhar Ahmad Khan Director Quality Enhancement Cell was the speaker of the occasion. Deans of Faculties, Heads of Departments, faculty member are among the attendees of the seminar.
The main purpose of the seminar was to emphasize the admission criteria and policies of MS/M.Phil/PhD programs. Aim is to improve the quality of these programs and for effective reviews of these programs by internal review teams.
Sarhad University Aims for Excellence in Education
According to Prof. Dr. Salim Ur Rehman, Sarhad University is committed to excellence in all of its programs.
He further expressed that the Sarhad University has followed and would continue to follow the policies of the Higher Education Commission (HEC) along with its own policies. The university management aims to bring the standard of higher education at par with the international standard.
He emphasized that faculty members should focus on the development of research and communication skills of MS/M.Phil/PhD scholars. This can enable students to take on real-world challenges after graduation.
Prof. Dr. Iftikhar Ahmad Khan discussed the admission criteria and policies developed by Higher Education Commission for the higher education institutions to follow. This can ensure the quality of higher education in Pakistan.
He further said that the criteria and policies of HEC are the minimum requirements. University might make the requirements more stringent to enhance the quality of its programs.