Education

Pakistan’s Millennials are Most Passionate About AI and Education for All

Telenor Group today released the findings of its regional online survey that assessed the attitudes of Asia’s millennials towards technology and social impact, as well as the support they feel necessary to become future leaders committed to peace. Organized to support Telenor Youth Forum 2017 recruitment, the online survey engaged 2,500 respondents aged 15 to […]

Government of Punjab Allocates Rs. 7 Billion for Laptop Scheme

In the provincial budget 2017 – 18 for Punjab, the government has introduced a number of new schemes for providing better opportunities to the youth. One of them is the CM Punjab Laptop Scheme, for which government has allocated Rs. 7 billion. Under this scheme around 100,000 laptops will be distributed among students on merit […]

HEC Launches Online Complaints Registration Platform for Students

The Higher Education Commission of Pakistan has recently launched a “Grievance Redressal Platform” for students that gives them an opportunity to log their complaints in a structured way so that they could be responded by Higher Education institutes focal persons and could be resolved in a timely fashion. Presently, students can register at this portal and lodge their […]

ITU Partners with edX to become First Digital University in Pakistan

The Information Technology University (ITU Lahore) and the massive open online course (MOOC) provider edX, have signed a deal to integrate online learning courses in degree programs. A memorandum of understanding was signed on Monday between the Information Technology University and edX. The signing ceremony was attended by ITU Vice Chancellor Dr Umar Saif and […]

Zong 4G to Provide Dedicated Internet Services at LUMS

Zong 4G has partnered with LUMS, one of the leading Universities of Pakistan, for provision of dedicated internet services. Zong will also provide VDI solutions to LUMS students and facility. The Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) hosts a desktop operating system on a centralized server in a data center. Zong Also Has a 4G Research Lab […]

Telenor Pakistan partners with Facebook for iChamp 2017

Telenor Pakistan and Facebook have launched the second installment of its knowledge-based initiative Internet Champion iChamp. It includes a nationwide competition for school children and a reality show on national TV this year. The launching ceremony, held at a private school in Rawalpindi, was attended by top management of Telenor Pakistan and Facebook. iChamp 2017’s […]

Pakistan’s Youth is Resilient and Responsible Against Cyberbullying

Telenor Group’s Multi-market Asia online survey reveals while online bullying and risks are still concerns, Asia’s parents feel that youth are increasingly resilient and responsible. The findings were released by the global telecom giant on the ‘Safer Internet Day 2017’ as part of its efforts to make internet safer for youth as it aims for […]

Pakistan to Get Benefit From Education World Forum 2017

The three-day Education World Forum is taking place in London. Education Ministers and their senior advisers representing over 80 per cent of the world’s population are gathered to discuss the future of education policy. Senior delegates from Pakistan including, AJK Prime Minister Raja Muhammad Farooq Haider Khan, Federal Minister for Education Muhammad Baligh-ur-Rehman and Education […]