Wali Khan University Meeting of Ph.D Scholar

Mardan: 11 Jan: Abdul Wali Khan University (AWKU) Mardan has announced that A meeting of thePhD Scholars of Abdul Wali Khan University, Mardan, (studying in different Universities of UK under the Scholarshipsof the Government of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa) was held with the Vice Chancellor, Prof. Dr. Ihsan Ali on January 8-9, 2012, in Birmingham. The Vice Chancellor is currently on an official visit of the Universities of UK to establish new collaborations and to monitor the progress of the scholars of AWKUM studyingin UK. The meeting discussed the academic progress and issues related to different scholars in the Universities concerned. The following scholars attended the meeting and shared their views: · Brunel University, London Mr. Mukhtaj Khan(Computer Science), Mr. Aizaz Ur Rahman (Computer Science), Mr. Roohullah Jan(Computer Science) andMr. Hidayat Ur Rehman (Law) · University of Essex, Colchester Mr. Zardad Khan (Statistics) and Mr. Muhammad Sulaiman (Mathematics) · University of Sheffield Mr. Abid Ur Rehman (Archaeology) · University of Leicester Mr. Ijaz Khan (Archaeology) and Abdur Rauf (Botony) · University of Lancaster, Lancashire Mr. Shokat Ali Khattat · University of Strathclyde, Glasgow Mr. Muhammad Abbas · University of Warwick, Warwickshire Mr. Ghazan Nawaz (Sociology) The meeting was also attended by Mr. Muhammad Parvez, Lecturer in Mgt. Sciences AWKUM and Mr. Muhammad Zahir Lecturer in Archaeology, Hazara University. The scholars discussed their issues and progress with the Vice Chancellor and showed their full satisfaction in projects and arrangements made by the University for them. The Vice Chancellor appreciated their progress and assured them full support of the University in pursuing their academic goals. The Vice Chancellor pointed out that the contribution of these scholars, after completion of their studies in UK, will be of great significance to the academic growth of Abdul Wali Khan University in particular and Pakistan in general. The Vice Chancellor encouraged the scholars to work hard and explore avenues of research to publish research articles/papers in the high profile Journals of the world and complete their studies in the stipulated time. More information on www.awkum.edu.pk