Admission Directors of Nine US colleges visited the Higher Education Commission (HEC) and met Dr. Fateh Marri, Executive Director, HEC and other senior officers to discuss potential outcomes of institutional understandings for admission and arrangement of Pakistani researchers in the US colleges under the US-Pakistan Knowledge Corridor. Conversing with the agents, Dr. Marri valued the participation of US colleges in advancing advanced education and research culture in Pakistan.
He presented the Admission Directors of visiting US colleges to the US-Pakistan Knowledge Corridor, encouraging them to investigate the conceivable outcomes of institutional courses of action to encourage the potential scientists in verifying admissions and get put in the US colleges. He uncovered that the activity means to expand the quantity of staff in tertiary training establishments with the most elevated scholastic capabilities to improve the nature of educating and research to set self up dependent, critical thinking researchers.
He said HEC has been arranging concurrences with top US colleges to accomplish the objectives of the situation of 1500 Pakistani understudies in Ph.D. programs at positioned US colleges under the US-Pakistan Knowledge Corridor (Phase I). He said these endeavors have brought about associations and formal Documents of Understanding (DoUs) among HEC and the US colleges to help this activity. In her comments, Ms. Noor Amna Malik, Adviser Human Resource Development, HEC trusted that the gathering would enable the different sides to see one another and choose the working modalities.
She included that it would additionally help practice coordinate settling on’ to orchestrate the potential understandings between the HEC and the meeting US colleges with their particular necessities. She educated the appointment that HEC has marked Documents of Understanding with various US colleges, while DoUs with a few different colleges are under discussion. She said the principal target of the activity is to empower the scholastically qualified 10,000Pakistani understudies or personnel to seek after Ph.D. contemplates in US colleges in chose fields.
She referenced that the activity additionally targets preparing 1000-2000 potential up-and-comers every year for admission in US colleges through preliminary classes for English language and GRE under the “Ability Farming Process” according to admission necessities of US colleges. The US-Pakistan Knowledge Corridor was conceptualized in June 2015, because of the US-Pak Education, Science and Technology working gathering (ESTWG) under the reciprocal key discourse.
As the Government of Pakistan imagines upgrading enlistment in tertiary training up to 7.1million by 2025 and effort of advanced education organizations at the local level. For this purpose, the US-Pak Knowledge Corridor intends to give chances to 10,000 Pakistani researchers for doctoral investigations empowering HEIs to have an exceptionally qualified Ph.D. workforce. In the underlying stage, HEC is focusing on sending 1,500 Ph.D. researchers to the main US colleges from Fall-2017.
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