Admissions to KU evening programme
Admissions to KU evening programme start today
Karachi, June 02, 2008: The Directorate of Evening Programme of the University of Karachi (KU) has
started admissions 2008-09 for two-year Masters and Diploma Programmes from
Monday (today), according to a press statement issued on Sunday. The minimum
qualification to apply for the admissions is a second division graduate
Admission forms would be issued and collected during June 2 to 12
from the UBL Silver Jubilee Gate while the list of successful candidates will be
announced on June 20. The 'Claim Form' will be issued from June 20 to 23 while
the claim list will be displayed at the Evening Programme Directorate on June
25. Fees will be collected from June 20 to 30, at the Directorate. Classes will
start on July 1.
The programme offers important subjects such as Applied
Physics (with specialisation in Electronics), Criminological Sciences, Mass
Communication, Petroleum Technology, Public Administration and several other
subjects. A new Masters in HRM and a three-year MBA (Finance and Management)
programme are a special attraction for professionals.
Postgraduate Diploma programmes include Industrial & Organisational
Psychology, Local Government and Qur'anic Arabic language.
Evening Programme, Prof Dr M. Abuzar Wajidi, was confident that these courses
would help the professionals enhance their skills and qualification. He added
that the fee structure is quite affordable and more subsidised than any other
Since its inception in May 1995, the Evening programme has so
far produced approximately 16,000 graduates and masters who are engaged in
respectable and responsible positions, adds the press statement.
and winter certificate courses being introduced at the university will enhance
students' qualification without having to spare years of study in order to bring
the academic qualifications of its students at par with those of international
institutions and to meet the increasing innovations in commerce, business and
HRM," revealed Dr Wajidi.
As a step to improve the same, a process of
evaluation of teachers is going to be started in the Faculty of Management &
Administrative Sciences. "This process will support improving discipline among
teachers, better teacher-student relations and elevate standards of studies," he
"I am a graduate and doning job, I would like to have a certificate / training course in Human Resource Management in the afternoon/evening shift. Can Any body guide me any good institute / college."
Name: Furqan Khan
City, Country: Karachi, Pakistan
"I,V DONE MASTERS IN CLINICAL PSYCHOLOGY 4M PESHAWAR UNIVERSITY IN FIRST DIV.AM I ELIGIBLE TO GET ADMISSION IN UR UNIVERSITY.PLZ GUIDE WAT DOCUMENTS U NEED,."
Name: SAMINA MARWAT
City, Country:PESHAWAR ,PAKISTAN
"I want do masters in IR or Sociology. Kindly guide n send fees details?"
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KU launches investigative psychology programme
Karachi: The Department of Psychology, Karachi University (KU) has especially
designed courses of investigative psychology for the personnel of law
enforcement agencies and lawyers, as Post Graduate Diploma in Investigative
Psychology and Post Magisterial Diploma Course in Industrial &
Organisational. The admissions will be open for the fall 2008-09 for Masters and
Diploma programmes. The degree duration will be of 2-year Masters programme. The
programmes would be started from Monday (today).
A Bachelor degree in
Arts/Science/Commerce, at least in Second Division from any recognised
university of Pakistan will be the minimum requirement for Post-Graduate Diploma
in Investigative Psychology; there will be no quota seats except self-finance
basis. This was said by the KU Deptt of Psychology Director/Chairman and
Associate Professor Evening Programme, Haider Rizvi on Sunday.
He said, "This is a matter of immense pleasure that the
Department of Psychology in its history has started the following programmes to
expand the discipline of Psychology. The programme has been specially designed
for those who have already been employed and could not get the opportunity to
enhance their knowledge; or who wanted to study Psychology but could not get the
opportunity to do so.
The primary objective of the diploma in investigative
psychology is to enable the students to get a broader picture of the behavioural
science and to help them develop social skills in dealing with the community and
law-enforcement agencies. The said course will enable students to familiarise
themselves to scientific analysis of psycho-social aspects of crime with special
reference to Pakistan."
He said that in 2007, classes used to be held from
6-9:00pm; however, schedule of classes are made according to the convenience
& consensus of the students.
He said that the diploma would be comprised
on two semesters, while in the first semester five courses would be taught. Such
courses include Introduction to Human Behaviour & Ethics, Psychopathology,
Crime & Genetics, Geography of Crime, Research Methodology and Statistics
and Psychological Approaches to Understanding Crime.
The second semester
will include six other courses, including Psychometrics and Computer
Applications, Psychology of Terrorism and Violence, Principles of Crime
Prevention and Security, Criminal Law In Pakistan and Communication Skills and
Psychological Investigative Methods in Policing, while project will be
compulsory, he added.
Talking about the eligibility for the Post Magisterial
Diploma Course in Industrial & Organisational, he said students should hold
a masters degree in Industrial & Clinical /Applied/Educational Psychology
from an accredited university of Pakistan/South East Asia/Western Union or any
other foreign university.
Those with a masters degree in business
administration /information technology/medicine/engineering/public
administration may be considered for admission, provided there is no sufficient
number of applicants available from a psychology background, he said.
Applicants are directed to contact the KU Directorate Evening Programme. The
Psychology department is not concerned with the admission process. The Nation
"i was also the student of psychology . i had done my masters in it(industrial). i want to ask that are these diploma programes for masters degree holder ? , who have already done there master in psychology."
City, Country: karachi, Pakistan
"i was a student of behavioral scienc. i ve taken my Msc.degree but now i want to study further.am i eligible for this course. pls help "
Name: rabia waheed
City, Country: rawalpindi, Pakistan
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Kahani Conference at KU
Karachi: The Department of Sindhi, University of Karachi (KU), is going to
organise a one-day "Kahani Conferenceî"on Saturday, June 7, at the arts
auditorium to underline the importance of story and fiction writing and discuss
its impact on society. Famous Urdu and Sindhi writers will present research and
critical papers on the subject.
KU Vice Chancellor, Prof. Dr Pirzada
Qasim, will preside over the opening session, while famous scholar and writer,
Amar Jalil would present a special paper. Provincial ministers, Manzoor Hussain
and Sassi Palejo would be the chief guests, according to a press statement
issued here on Sunday.
The conference will be held in three sessions and
a writing competition will also be a part of the conference. Young writers would
be invited to participate in the competition following which judges would
present awards to the best three stories.
MPAs Muzaffar Ali Shajra and
Munawwar Ali Abbas would be the chief guest in the opening session. The News
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