HEC Decide to establish a university in Khushab for the district & the adjoining area. It was diced at the last consultative meeting held at the Higher Education Commission (HEC) Secretariat. They discuss that there is no good university in that area so that they decide to establish the University of khushab.
The meeting was chaired by Dr. Mukhtar Ahmed, Chairman HEC, was attended by Malik Shakir Bashir Awan and Malik Muhammad Uzair Khan, Members of National Assembly from Khushab, Malik Muhammad Asif Bha Awan, Minister for Archeology, Punjab and MPA from Khushab, Dr. Sarwat N. Mirza, Vice Chancellor, Arid Agriculture University, Dr. Manzoom Akhtar, Registrar, University of Education, Mr. Muhammad Kaleem, Assistant Commissioner, Naushera, District Khushab, Dr. Mazhar Saeed, Director General (P&D) HEC, and Mr. Tariq Iqbal, Director (P&D), HEC.
This is to decide in the meeting that the University of Khushab will be established by merging the existing sub-campuses of University of Education and Arid Agriculture, Rawalpindi while an additional land of 30 acres at Jauharabad Khushab and 359 kanals and four marlas at Gharimukin Stadium, Mandi Town and Quaidabad will be transferred in the name of the proposed university.
It additionally concurred that Parliamentarians will seek after the Charter of University with the commonplace government for its order from the Provincial Legislature to encourage propelling of next confirmations by February 2018.
Dr. Mukhtar Ahmed said that quick needs of the proposed college will be borne by HEC while its advancement undertakings will be considered under Public Sector Development Projects.