KU announces new dates for postponed papers
Karachi, July 11: The University of Karachi (KU) has announced that the paper of M.A Previous (Regular & External), which were postponed on July 8, would now be held on July 15, while M.A Final (Regular & External) paper postponed on July 9, will now be held on July 16. Similarly, the B.Ed paper (Elective Methods) and LL.B Part I (Paper IV), which were postponed on July 9, would now be held on July 15. The exam centres and timings would remain unchanged. DAE exams: The Sindh Board of Technical Education announced rescheduling the DAE 3rd year annual exam 2011. The exams scheduled from July 12 would now commence from July 16; however, the exam centres and timings will remain unchanged.
KU workshop concluded
Karachi: The concluding ceremony of the 'Research Communication Skills' workshop will be held today (Monday), a spokesperson for the University of Karachi said on Sunday. The ceremony would be held at the KIBGE Auditorium. It is organised by the Dr AQ Khan Institute of Biotechnology and Genetic Engineering. The Vice-Chancellor of the university, Prof Dr Pirzada Qasim Raza Siddiqui, will be the chief guest on the occasion.
335 degrees conferred in FAST convocation
Karachi: At least 335 students were awarded Bachelors and Masters' degrees in the 23rd Convocation of FAST-National University of Computer and Emerging Sciences, which was held on Saturday at its main campus. Of them, 266 candidates were awarded Bachelors degree, while 69 obtained Master's degree.
The Bachelors' degrees were awarded in four disciplines i.e. Telecom Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Science and Business Administration. The Masters degrees were awarded in three disciplines i.e. Computer Science, Management Science and Software Project Management. Dr Amir Muhammed, Rector, National University of Computer & Emerging Science, was the chief guest.
On the occasion, gold, silver and bronze medals were awarded to the position holders. Ariba Tahir received gold medal and Noor Us Sahar received silver medal in Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) programme. In the Bachelor of Science (BS) in Telecom Engineering, Muhammad Noman received gold medal, Muhammad Faraz and Anum Naeem received silver medal and Hameeda Nawaz received bronze medals. In the BS programme of Computer Science Taha Rafiq, Faisal Ali and Farrukh Ahmed received the gold, silver and bronze medals respectively.
In Masters of Science (MS) Software Project Management, Ghulam Mujtaba received gold medal, Arsalan Ahmed received silver medal and Waqas Mahmood received bronze medal. In Masters in Business Administration (MBA) programme, Sandeep Kumar received gold medal and Rashmina Salim Lalani received silver medal.
Dr Amir Muhammed congratulated the graduates and their parents. He said that the university has been producing high quality graduates by maintaining the high standard of academic excellence. He advised the graduates to be sincere to the country. The news