SPEECH CONTEST ON SIGNIFICANCE OF LOCAL GOVERNMENT HELD

June 5, 2015 at 12:46 PM

A Speech Contest on the “Significance of Local Government” was held at Shah Abdul Latif University, Khairpur jointly organized by Bhittai Social Watch & Advocacy (BSWA), Khairpur and Interuniversity Consortium for the Promotion of Social Sciences, Arts and Humanities, SALU chapter. Prof. Dr. Mohammad Yousuf Khushk, Dean, Faculty of Social Sciences & Arts and Focal Person of Consortium presided over the event.

Dr. Mohammad Yousuf Khushk said, local government system is a base for democracy and treated as nursery for national politics. He remarked, with the help of local government system the people problems at grassroots level could be resolved easily.

Dr. Syed Asad Raza Abidi, Registrar said, the poverty, health, sanitation problems could be resolved with the help of local government. He said, local government system is working in the advanced world in effective manner. He stressed that present government may hold the local government elections at earliest.

Prof. Dr. Imdad Hussain Sahito, Chairman, Department of Pakistan Studies said, the basic democracies (BD) systems was introduced by Ayoub Khan.  It provided a viable platform for the solution of the local problems.

Mr. Khadim Hussain Mirani, Executive Director, BSWA said, the purpose of this competition is to promote the essence of local government and to create awareness among the youth to participate in the forth-coming local bodies elections. Mr. Mirani cordially thanked to Vice Chancellor Dr. Parveen Shah and his team for the holding of this speech contest at SALU.

Dr. Iqbal Ahmed and Ms. Fozia Mangi from BSWA also shed light on the importance of the local government system. They demanded from the government of Sindh to hold the free, fair and transparent elections of local government elections in Sindh.

Mr. Baqar Raza, Department of Urdu, Mr. Mohsin Raza, Shaheed Zulfiqar Ali Bhutto School of Law and Ms. Aisha Parveen Maitlo, Department of Business Administration secured first, second and third positions respectively.

Prof. Abdul Salam Memon, Principal, Govt. Mumtaz Degree College, Khairpur, Mr. Ali Ansar Sindhu, Social Activist and Mr. Shujat Ahmed Siddiqui, Rotarian performed as judges.

Mr. Hassan Shaikh, Lecturer, Department of English conducted the proceedings.

At the end, the certificates were distributed among the participants.

 

 

Posted in:

M. PHIL SEMINARS HELD IN THE DEPARTMENT OF ZOOLOGY

June 4, 2015 at 12:30 PM

M. Phil and M.S seminars were held in the Department of Zoology, Shah Abdul Latif University, Khairpur presided over by Prof. Dr. Yasmeen Faiz Kazi, Dean, Faculty of Natural Sciences. Ms. Majeeda Ruk, Research Scholar delivered her M. Phil seminar on “Studies on Prevalence and Identification of Various Biting Lice Species of Domestic and Poultry Chickens of Sukkur, Pakistan”, under the supervision of Dr. Abdul Manan Shaikh and Co-supervision of Dr. Hakim Ali Sahito.

Ms. Majeeda Ruk revealed that study was carried out at different location of Sukkur region, i-e Pano Aqil, Rohri and Sukkur on fortnightly interval. She said, 20 severely infested chickens were observed from neck, chest and cloacal regions. It was observed that domestic chickens were never been injected are used any drug for precaution of lies repellent or kill. It is suggested that integrated control strategies should be done to improve chicken productivity and enhance smallholder livelihood in these areas in Sukkur region.

Mr. Tanveer Ahmed Soomro, Research Scholar delivered M.S seminar on “The Effect of Myogenic Factor 5 Polymorphism with the Meat Quality in Pakistan Indigenous Cattle, Bos Indicus”, under the supervision of Dr. Javed Ahmed Ujjan and Co-supervision of Prof. Dr. Yasmeen Faiz Kazi.

Mr. Tanveer Ahmed Soomro said, meat is an important and essential source of food for people of world. Meat business is one of the factor that play a pivotal role in the socioeconomic development of any country. He said, cattle breeds have different meat quality and this variation in meat quality is due to effect of environmental and genetic factor. He said, genetic change brings quality of meat in cattle breeds.

 Prof. Dr. Yasmeen Faiz Kazi said, the research topic of Ms. Majeeda Ruk is value-added and it will provide a way in the strengthening the poultry industry and her research work will control the various biting lice species of domestic and poultry chickens.

Dr. Kazi said, the research work of Mr. Tanveer Ahmed Soomro is also beneficial for the enhancement of meat product in four types of cattle and with the help of his research work the meat quality and productivity will be enhance.

Prof. Dr. Nisar Ahmed Kanhar, Director, Post Graduate Studies appreciated the research work presented by the both scholars and also lauded the efforts of the Department of Zoology for the promotion of research culture in the Department.

Prof. Dr. Abdul Razzaque Mahar, Director, QEC, applauded the role of Vice Chancellor Dr. Parveen Shah for the promotion of research culture in line with the Higher Education Commission, Islamabad.

Prof. Dr. Noor Ahmed Shaikh, Director, ORIC remarked that the research work of the both scholars will benefit the society in uplifting the economy of country.

Dr. Abdul Manan Shaikh, Incharge, Department of Zoology briefed the audience about the academic and research activities of the Department.

Dr. Javed Ahmed Ujjan said, the research work of the both scholars will pave the way for guideline for new researchers and the work presented by both scholars is up to the mark and in line with new standards of research.

The both seminars were declared as successful.

Dr. Ahmeduddin Rajpar, Dr. Mir Munsif Ali Talpur, Dr. Abdul Hussain Shar, Dr. Tajnees Pirzada, Dr. Ashfaque Ahmed Memon and large number of research scholars and students attended the seminars.

Khairpur

B. ED/M. ED EXAMINATIONS POSTPONED

 

Prof. Dr. Syed Asif Ali Shah, Controller of Examinations (Annual), Shah Abdul Latif University, Khairpur has announced that B. Ed and M. Ed Examinations 2013 of Shah Abdul Latif University, Khairpur previously scheduled on 04th June 2015 are hereby postponed. The revised schedule will announced later. 

Posted in:

PHD SEMINARS HELD IN THE DEPARTMENT OF MICROBIOLOGY

June 2, 2015 at 10:59 AM

 

 


Three PhD seminars were held in the Department of Microbiology, Shah Abdul Latif University, Khairpur presided over by Prof. Dr. Yasmeen Faiz Kazi, Dean, faculty of Natural Sciences. Mr. Shafique Ahmed Rind, Research Scholar delivered the first seminar under the supervision of Prof. Dr. Fateh Mohammad Soomro and co-supervision of Prof. Dr. Agha Asad Noor Pathan on the topic “Bio-Ethanol Production by Thermotolerant and Chemotolerant Year from Sugar Substrates.” Research scholar revealed that Bio-ethanol is an ethanol derived by the use of microorganism during industrial fermentation process.

He said, Brazil is a pioneer of the Gasohol (Gasoline+ethanol) program, which has been used an alternative source of energy and substitute of high cost petrol in the under developing countries to control the crisis of oil prices, to development economic status of country and to develop a new road to reduce environmental pollution to get the high yield of non-product from cheaper raw and waste material.

Mr. Amjad Mughal, Research Scholar delivered the his first seminar under the supervision of Prof. Dr. Yasmeen Faiz Kazi on Phenotypic and Genotypic Characterization of Indigenous Strains of Vibrio Cholerae Isolated from Khairpur, Sindh, Pakistan. Mr. Amjad gave outline of the future work aimed for isolation, identification, phenotypic study of environmental samples of V. cholerae and genotypic study of all isolated using restriction fragment length polymorphism to determine the phylogenetic relationship and diversity among the isolates. He said the Cholerae  is a fatal disease. It spread due to contaminated water used by the population. The Cholerae is also spread by leakages of water sewerage line. 

Mr. Pardeep Kumar, Research Scholar delivered his first seminar under the supervision of Prof. Dr. Yasmeen Faiz Kazi on “Molecular Characterization of the Keratinase Enzyme.” The scholar showed the data of the successful extraction of the genomic DNA.

Prof. Dr. Yasmeen Faiz Kazi said, the research work presented by the scholars are relevant with the society and community and will benefit the masses at large. The all seminars were declared as successful.

Prof. Dr. Nisar Ahmed Kanhar, Chairman, Department of Microbiology briefed the audience about the academic and research activities of the Department. He said, after the establishment of the Directorate of Post Graduate Studies, the research culture under the patronage of Vice Chancellor Dr. Parveen Shah is being promoted at the campus.

Prof. Dr. Abdul Razzaque Mahar, Director, Quality Enhancement Cell said, the research work of all scholar is in line with the standards of Higher Education Commission’s parameters.

 

Prof. Dr. Ashfaque Ahmed Memon, Prof. Dr. Mohammad Hassan Khaskheli, Prof. Dr. Abdul Hussain Shar, Prof. Dr. Vinod Kumar, Prof. Dr. Agha Asad Noor Pathan, Prof. Dr. Fateh Mohammad Soomro, Prof. Shahida Mangi and large number of researchers and students attended the seminars. 

Posted in:

SALU WILL REMAIN CLOSE DURING SUMMER VACATIONS

May 29, 2015 at 11:27 AM

Prof. Dr. Syed Asad Raza Abidi, Registrar, Shah Abdul Latif University, Khairpur has announced that all Teaching Departments of Shah Abdul Latif University, Khairpur and its Shikarpur Campus will remain close from 1st June 2015 to 2nd August 2015 on account of Summer Vacations. The University will reopen on Monday, 3rd August 2015

Posted in:

B. ED/M. ED EXAMINATIONS WILL COMMENCE FROM 4TH JUNE

May 29, 2015 at 11:23 AM

Prof. Dr. Syed Asif Ali Shah, Controller of Examinations, Shah Abdul Latif University, Khairpur has announced that Annual Examinations 2013 of B. Ed and M. Ed will commence from 4th June 2015 at all affiliated education centers of Shah Abdul Latif University, Khairpur. The eligible candidates are advised to appear in the examinations as per announced schedule.

Posted in:

TWO M. PHIL SEMINARS HELD IN THE DEPARTMENT OF CHEMISTRY

May 29, 2015 at 11:15 AM

Two M. Phil seminars were held in the Department of Chemistry, Shah Abdul Latif University, Khairpur presided over by the Prof. Dr. Yasmeen Faiz Kazi, Dean, Faculty of Natural Sciences. Research scholar Mr. Tarique Mehmood Noonari delivered the first M. Phil seminar on “Physico-Chemical and Bacteriological Examination of Drinking Water of Taluka & District Badin”, under the supervision of Dr. Wahid Bux Jatoi.

Mr. Noonari revealed that access to safe drinking water is the basic human right of every citizen and ensuring provision of safe drinking water is a paramount importance to protect health. He said, the present research work is carried out to examine drinking water quality of Taluka Badin. He said, the results showed deviation from the WHO and Pakistan standards.

The second seminar was delivered by Research scholar Weenghar Ali Chandio under the supervision of Prof. Dr. Tajnees Pirzada and co-supervision of Prof. Dr. Mir Munsif Ali Talpur on “Gas Chromatographic Studies of Soil Humic Acid”. Mr. Chandio revealed that humic substances are the main organic components of soil, formed through plants and animal tissues broken down by chemical and biological processes. They are widely distributed organic matter found in natural waters, soils, sewage etc.

Prof. Dr. Yasmeen Faiz Kazi said, the work of both research scholars will benefit the community at large. Their research work is up to the mark. The both seminars were declared as successful. Dr. Kazi lauded the efforts of Vice Chancellor Dr. Parveen Shah in the promotion of research culture at the campus.

Prof. Dr. Ashfaque Ahmed Memon, Chairman, Department of Chemistry briefed the audience about the academic and research activities of the Department and also shed light on the research work presented by research scholars.

 

Prof. Dr. Mir Munsif Ali Talpur, Prof. Dr. Mushtaque Ahmed Jakhrani, Dr. Aziz Ahmed Ujjan, Dr. Wahid Bux Jatoi and large number of scholars and students attended the seminars. 

Posted in:

SALU, KHAIRPUR RANKED AS 5TH BEST UNIVERSITY IN PAKISTAN IN GENERAL (MEDIUM) CATEGORY

May 27, 2015 at 1:46 PM

The Higher Education Commission, Islamabad has announced the Quality and Research Based Ranking of Pakistani Higher Education Institutes, year 2014. It is recalled that this ranking is based on teaching quality, quality assurance criteria, research & innovation and students enrollment.

Under the dynamic leadership of SALU Vice Chancellor Prof. Dr. Parveen Shah and sincere efforts of her energetic team, brought University’s ranking from 52nd till 7th last year and ranked as  5th Best General University of Pakistan in Medium category in Ranking 2014.

 

On this gracious occasion, Prof. Dr. Parveen Shah, Prof. Dr. Miandad Zardari, Pro-Vice Chancellor, Main Campus, Prof. Dr. Syed Asad Raza Abidi, Registrar, Office bearers of the Shah Abdul Latif University Teachers Association, Officers Welfare Association and Employees Welfare Association have extended their congratulation to teachers, officers, employees and students for securing 5th number in the ranking. Dr. Parveen Shah has expressed her pleasure and happiness and appreciated the teamwork of the Quality Enhancement Cell (QEC), Planning & Development Wing, Media Section and Registrar Office. She said, I am optimistic that in near future the ranking of University will be enhanced. 

Posted in:

MASTER TRAINERS PROGRAM ON ENTREPRENEURSHIP HELD

May 26, 2015 at 12:42 PM

Student Start-Up Business Center (SSBC), Shah Abdul Latif University, Khairpur  organized Master Trainers Program for the faculty members, which was conducted by Intel ® Education Initiative Pakistan. Dr. Syed Muneer Ahmed Shah, Director, Student Start-Up Business Center (SSBC) welcomed Ms Afshan, trainer from Intel ® Education Initiative, Pakistan and briefed about the establishment of SSBC at University.  He said, this is a joint venture of the Promotion of Education in Pakistan (PEP) Foundation, Inc., New York and the Higher Education Commission (HEC), Government of Pakistan, Islamabad. Dr. Shah highlighted the objectives of SSBC. He said, it promotes innovation and entrepreneurship in students and help them in enhancing their practical learning & experience at university. Dr. Muneer remarked that it will strengthen University by increasing its capacity to offer education that addresses the requirements of the 21st century and by increasing their fiscal base and autonomy. He lauded the efforts of Vice Chancellor Dr. Parveen Shah in the establishment of SSBC.

Miss Afshan shared with faculty members about the Entrepreneurship (E-Basics) course wherein the identification/validation of a business idea that is well researched and ready for market. She briefed to develop a complete understanding of starting and running business as well as maintaining a complete business plan to guide & successfully manage business finance and operations for the enterprises.

 

Prof. Dr. Akhtiar Ali Ghumro, Department of Commerce, Dr. Syed Muneer Ahmed Shah, Dr. Rahman Gul Gilal, Department of Business Administration, Prof. Sarfaraz Korejo, Department of International Relations, Prof. Sajid Husain Meerani, Department of Public Administration and Prof. Ahmed Ali Memon, Department of Media Studies Master trainers attended the program.

Posted in:

PROF. DR. PARVEEN SHAH VISITS EMPLOYEES HOSTEL

May 26, 2015 at 12:35 PM

Prof. Dr. Parveen Shah, Vice Chancellor, Shah Abdul Latif University, Khairpur visited the newly constructed Employees Hostel. On this occasion, the Employees Welfare Association’s representatives warmly welcomed the Vice Chancellor. Dr. Parveen Shah said, employees are the backbone of the any organization and main stakeholder of the University. Dr. Parveen Shah said University is our collective home; we must own this Alma mater and work hard for its development and promotion. Dr. Shah further said, despite financial crunch, the University administration is providing all necessary facilities to employees and the genuine problems of employees are being resolved on priority basis.

Dr. Parveen Shah announced to provide Deep Freezer, 20 Dining Chairs, LCD TV, 30 Chairs for committee rooms and 3 Double Sofa sets for the hostel.   

Mr. Faiz Mohammad Phulpoto, President, Employees Welfare Association and Mr. Mohammad Aslam Ghumro, General Secretary extended their heartily thanks to Vice Chancellor Dr. Parveen Shah for resolving their problems and assured the Vice Chancellor that they will perform their duties with utmost devotion and dedication. They said, Dr. Parveen Shah is the first ever vice Chancellor who resolved all the genuine problems on priority basis, in this regard we are very much thankful to her.

 

Prof. Dr. Syed Noor Shah Bukhari, Prof. Dr. Taj Mohammad Lashari, Prof. Dr. Ghulam Ali Mallah. Prof. Dr. Syed Asif Ali Shah, Prof. Dr. Syed Asad Raza Abidi, Mr. Imran Ali Soomro, Mr. Ali Gohar Narejo, Engr. Izhar Shaikh, Mr. Abdul Ghani Balouch, Mr. Qalandar Bux Bozdar and others were present on this occasion. 

Posted in:

BOARD OF FACULTY OF NATURAL & PHYSICAL SCIENCES MEETS

May 22, 2015 at 1:45 PM

The 2nd meeting of the Board of Faculty of Natural & Physical Science, Shah Abdul Latif University Khairpur, was held in Allama I.I Kazi hall.  Prof. Dr. Yasmeen Faiz Kazi, Dean, Faculty of Natural & Physical Science chaired the meeting. Speaking on this occasion, Dr. Kazi appreciated the efforts of Dr. Parveen Shah for the promotion of research culture at the campus and establishment of new Faculty of Physical Sciences. Under the patronage of Dr. Parveen Shah, several international conferences, seminars and workshop have been organized.

After detail deliberation the various decisions were made.

The minutes of 1st meeting of the Board of Faculty of Natural & Physical Sciences were approved. The house unanimously approved to upgrade the Department of Chemistry as Institute of Chemistry and recommended to Academic Council for final approval. It was approved to change one Ph.D course of Material Chemistry & application as compulsory into optional subject for all disciplines. The revised syllabus of BS in Geography was also approved.

It was decided that as the specialization in MS/M.Phil Mathematics will be offered as functional Mathematics therefore subject Graph theory and Research Methodology shall be included as ‘Core Courses’ in 1st and 2nd semester respectively. It was further resolved the courses may be upgraded to 600 level and therefore must include more course contents.

It was further resolved that the new discipline for specialization at BS level ‘Environmental Microbiology and Public Health’ may be introduced to  provide the courses and course contents along with the list of practical and books may be included dully approved by the Board of Studies of Department of Microbiology.

The syllabus of various programs in the various Departments was approved.

The Board recommended to introduce Masters degree program in Home Economics in Institute of Gender Studies.

 

Prof. Dr. Farzand Maseh, Chairman Department of Archaeology, University of Punjab, Lahore. Prof. Dr. Ghlam Mohiuddin Veesar, Prof.Dr. Qasid Hussain Mallah. Prof. Dr. Mastoor Fatima Bukhari, Prof. Dr. Muhammad Hassan Khaskhely. Prof. Dr. Allah Bux Ghanghro, Director, Institute of Biochemistry, University of Sindh Jamshoro.Mr. Khalid Bhatti. Prof.Dr. Abdul Razak Mahar. Prof.Taj Muhammad Bozdar,Incharge Botany Subject, Govt.Superior Science College Khairpur, Prof.Nek Muhammad Shaikh,Incharge Botany Subject,Govt.Degree Science College Gambat.,Prof.Dr.Ashfaque Ahmed Memon, Prof.Dr.Mir Munsif Ali Talpur, Prof.Dr.Ahmeduddin Rajper, Prof.Dr. Ghulam Qadir Shar, Prof. Dr. Ghulam Abbas Shar, Prof. Dr. Tajnees Pirzada, Prof. Dr. Khalida Parveen Mahar, Prof.Bashir Ahmed Mugheri,        Associate Professor in Chemistry Subject,Govt.Degree College Naudero, Prof.Dr.Noor Ahmed Shaikh, Dr. Zubair Ahmed Shaikh,            Associate Dean,FAST, National Universty of Comp. & Emerging Technologies,Karachi, Mr. Mubeen Ahmed Langah Incharge Computer Subject,Govt.Degree College Larkana, Mr. Muhammad Sharif Shaikh.Mrs. Kousar Parveen, Associate Professor, Govt.Dr.I.H.Zuberi College for Home Economics, Hyderabad. Dr. Ghulam Asghar Makka, Institute of Microbilogy, University of Sindh Jamshoro., Prof.Dr.Pir Bux Ghumro, Prof.Dr.Abdul Hussain Shar. Prof.Dr.Ali Dino Jumani. Prof.Dr.Quarban Ali Bhatti, Mr. Mumtaz Ali Solangi, Incharge Physics Subject, Govt.Degree College Larkana, Mr. Bashir Ahmed Malik, Prof.Dr.Khalika Feryal Almani, Professor, Center for Environmental Sciences, University of Sindh Jamshoro.Prof.Dr.Maqsood Zia Ahmed Shah, Mr. Ramesh Lal, Incharge Statistics Subject, Govt.Degree College, Naudero. Dr. Abdul Mannan Shaikh also attended the meeting. 

Posted in: