July 14, 2014 at 10:07 AM
5 day HEC Indigenous On-Campus Training (IOT) Workshop on Administrative and Communication Skills inaugurated at Shah Abdul Latif University, Khairpur fully funded by Higher Education Commission, Islamabad. This training workshop is being organized for the non-faculty staff of University from BPS-16 and above. Prof Dr. Lutfullah Mangi, Pro-Vice Chancellor, Shikarpur Campus was the chief guest. Speaking on this occasion, Dr. Mangi said that this is the unique training workshop sponsored by HEC. He applauded the efforts of Prof Dr. Mukhtar Ahmed, Chairman, HEC for the capacity building of the staff of the Universities. Dr. Mangi also appreciated the efforts of Dr. Parveen Shah for the promotion of HRM at campus. Syed Mohammad Javed Sadiq, Former Culture Advisor, Public Diplomacy, U.S Consulate, Karachi said that the communication and administrative skills are the need of the hour because these promote the working environment and for the convenience of the public at large. He also appreciated the step taken by HEC for the training of administrative staff across the Universities. Prof. Imtiaz Ahmed Pirzada also shed light on the significance of this training workshop and said that the issue of governance could be resolved with the help of such types of training workshops because this empower the staff in public sector universities. Earlier, Prof Dr. Taj Mohammad Lashari, Course Coordinator highlighted the objectives of the training and welcomed the chief guest, resource persons and participants. The workshop will continue from 14th-18th July, 2014.
July 14, 2014 at 10:05 AM
The spokesperson of Shah Abdul Latif University, Khairpur has announced that the five Universities of Punjab and Sindh signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on Intra-university Consortium for the Promotion of Social Sciences, Arts and Humanities and to collaborate with national and international organizations for the cooperation in Faculty Exchange, Workshops and Research & Development. It is worth noted that only Shah Abdul Latif University, Khairpur is the partner of this scheme in Sindh. Prof Dr. Parveen Shah, Vice Chancellor, Shah Abdul Latif University, Khairpur said that the establishment and operation of this consortium is a healthy sign in the promotion of social sciences. Vice Chancellor said this consortium will undertake in the field of culture, human rights, civic education and women empowerment. Dr. Shah said that this consortium will pave the way for the awareness of education in this remote area of Sindh and will promote the opportunities of faculty development and students interaction. Prof Dr. Parveen Shah signed the MoU.
July 8, 2014 at 11:47 AM
Prof. Dr. Ghulam Ali Mallah, Director, Planning & Development and Focal Person of USAID Faculty of Education Building visited the on going development work of the faculty at Shah Abdul Latif University, Khairpur. Mr Imtiaz Ali Malik, Resident Engineer, USAID Contractor, (CDM Constructors Inc) briefed that work is in progress at full speed and assured that this Building will be completed within stipulated targeted date as the building will be handed over to university in the first week of October 2014. Dr. Mallah praised on the quality of work, materials and equipment used in the building are as per international standards. On this occasion, Mr. Malik pointed out that overflow water from backside of the building has been stagnant in front of the Building, as the backside is fully covered with Rice Fields irrigated by local Farmers. Moreover he informed that Road Contractor will be employed soon to start the construction of road. Dr. Mallah assured the Resident Engineer that the Estate Officer have been employed to resolve the issue of overflow water as soon as possible. Prof. Dr. Taj Muhammad Lashari, Media Coordinator also accompanied with Director Planning & Development.
July 4, 2014 at 12:04 AM
A meeting to review the operational of Kandh Kot and Ghotki Campuses of Shah Abdul Latif University, Khairpur was chaired by Prof Dr. Parveen Shah, Vice Chancellor on Friday. Speaking to the participants of the meeting Dr. Parveen Shah said that we are committed to provide the quality higher education at the outreach and remote areas of Upper Sindh because these areas need education to eradicate tribal and feudal background. Dr. Parveen Shah extended her cordial thanks and appreciation to Syed Qaim Ali Shah, Chief Minister Sindh and Mir Hazar Khan Bijarani, Provincial Minister for Communication & Works for the establishment of Kandh Kot Campus and also for the allocation of Rs. 500 million as seed money and Dr. Parveen Shah also extended her thanks to Mr. Ali Nawaz Khan Mahar, Provincial Minster for Agriculture for the establishment of the Ghotki Campus. Prof Dr. Ghulam Ali Mallah, Director Planning and development briefed that latest facilities and infrastructure would be provided in the both campuses. It was decided that the new classes will start in the month of January 2015 in both campuses. The Vice Chancellor directed the Project Director (Works) to expedite the repair and renovation/civil work at earliest. The meeting was attended by Prof Dr. Miandad Zardari, Pro-Vice Chancellor, Main Campus, Prof Dr. Lutfullah Mangi, Pro-Vice Chancellor, Shikarpur Campus, Prof Dr. Yasmeen Faiz Kazi, Dean, Faculty of Natural Sciences, Prof Dr. Ghulam Murtaza Maitlo, Dean, Faculty of Commerce & Business Administration, Prof Dr. Mohammad Yousuf Khushk, Dean, Faculty of Social Sciences & Arts, Prof Dr. Mumtaz Hussain Mahar, Prof Dr. Taj Mohammad Lashari, Dr. Asad Raza Abidi, Registrar, Mr. Abdul Wahid Shaikh, Mr. Wahid Bux Mallah, Mr. Imdad Ali Sial and Mr. Ghulam Mustafa Shaikh.
July 3, 2014 at 11:38 PM
Syed Mehdi Shah Rashdi, Director Admissions, Shah Abdul Latif University, Khairpur has announced the admissions schedule for admissions in newly established Institute of Foreign Languages (IFL). The six-month Diploma Certificate Course in Arabic, Persian, Russian and Turkish is being offered. The graduate candidates are eligible to get the admissions in any course. The admission forms can be obtained from Habib Bank SALU, Khairpur branch on the payment of Rs. 200/= and same may be submitted at the office of the Director Admissions up to 11th July 2014. The classes will commence from 4th August 2014 in the evening time from 4 pm to 6 pm. For further information contact with Director Admissions on 0243-9280126.
July 2, 2014 at 8:14 PM
The Institute of Modern Sciences and Arts (IMSA), Hyderabad awarded Prof Dr. Parveen Shah, Vice Chancellor, Shah Abdul Latif University, Khairpur “Award of Excellence” in recognition of her extraordinary strenuous efforts towards education of Sindh and for the promotion of education, research, prompt and efficient working at Shah Abdul Latif University, Khairpur. The Senior Minister for Education & Literacy, Govt. of Sindh/Pro-Chancellor of Universities of Sindh Mr. Nisar Ahmed Khuhro presented the Award of Excellence to Dr. Parveen Shah on the eve of 8th Convocation of IMSA held at Hyderabad.
June 30, 2014 at 9:38 AM
33rd Meeting of Finance & Planning Committee of Shah Abdul Latif University, Khairpur was held. Prof Dr. Parveen Shah, Vice Chancellor presided over the meeting. The Vice Chancellor welcomed the participants. She said, “Higher Education Commission has remained helpful and provided timely relief by releasing the additional financial assistance/grant of Rs. 47.146 million to meet the emergent needs of University.” The Finance & Planning Committee (FPC) approved the recurring Budget of Rs. 1341.302 million for next financial year 2014-15 with deficit of Rs. 158.945 million. The Finance & Planning Committee also approved the Budget estimate for Shikarpur Campus Rs. 111.741 million. The house requested the Sindh Government for releasing annual grant of Rs. 100.000 million. The participants of the meeting applauded the efforts of Prof Dr. Parveen Shah for the promotion of research value on the campus and developing the image of the University. The meeting was attended by Prof Dr. Yasmeen Faiz Kazi, Dean, Faculty of Natural Sciences, Syed Samar Sibtain, HEC Representative, Dr. Syed Asad Raza Abidi, Registrar, Mr. Wahid Bux Mallah, Director Finance and Mr. Mohammad Hassan Halipoto, Bursar.
June 30, 2014 at 8:42 AM
Dr. Syed Asad Raza Abidi, Registrar, Shah Abdul Latif University, Khairpur has announced that during the month of Ramazan Sharif the working hours of University will be observed as per schedule. The Administration Monday to Thursday 08 am to 1:30 pm and Friday 08 am to 12:30 pm. The Teaching Monday to Thursday 09 am to 01 pm and Friday 9 am to 12:30 pm. While, teaching time of evening will remain all days 3 pm to 6 pm.
June 27, 2014 at 10:28 PM
The Cheques distribution ceremony of Prime Minister’s Fee Reimbursement Scheme for the students of Masters Program of Faculty of Natural Sciences, Faculty of Commerce & Business Administration and Faculty of Social Sciences & Arts of Shah Abdul Latif University, Khairpur was held. Prof Dr. Yasmeen Faiz Kazi, Dean, Faculty of Natural Sciences, Prof Dr. Ghulam Murtaza Maitlo, Dean, Faculty of Commerce & Business Administration and Prof Dr. Mohammad Yousuf Khushk, Dean, Faculty of Social Sciences & Arts gave away the cheques and certificates to the students of their respective faculties. The Deans urged the students to pursue the MS/M. Phil and PhD studies because research has significant value in the development of nation and its brings welfare of the society at large. The cheques were distributed among the 252 students of Faculty of Natural Sciences, 153 students of Faculty of Commerce & Business Administration and 296 students of Faculty of Social Sciences & Arts. The cheques of Rs. 3081180/= were distributed among total 701 students of all three faculties. The ceremony was attended by Prof Dr. Nisar Ahmed Kanhar, Director, Post Graduate Studies and Focal Person of this scheme, Prof Dr. Najma Noor Phulpoto, Syed Mehdi Shah Rashidi and others.
June 26, 2014 at 3:46 PM
A high level meeting regarding establishment of university’s campus at Ghotki was held at Shah Abdul Latif University, Khairpur chaired by Prof Dr. Parveen Shah Vice Chancellor. Dr Shah apprised that Honorable Chief Minister Sindh Syed Qaim Ali Shah has shown keen interest to establish university’s campus at Ghotki to give equal opportunity of higher education to the less privileged areas. Dr Ghulam Ali Mallah, Director Planning & Development informed the house that with the sincere struggle of Vice Chancellor and her dedicated team university has got six development schemes, both new & ongoing, in Sindh Annual Development Program (ADP) 2014-15. The house applauded the remarkable achievements of the Vice Chancellor and her dedicated team under her visionary leadership. On this occasion Dr. Parveen Shah extended her cordial thanks to Chief Minister Sindh, Mir Hazar Khan Bijirani, Syed Khursheed Ahmed Shah, Dr Syeda Nafisa Shah, Mr Ali Nawaz Khan Mahar and other eminent politicians for their sincere and dynamic efforts for the physical development of the university. The Vice Chancellor briefed the house that the amount has been allocated for Shaikarpur Campus, Kandhkot Campus, Institute of English Language, Remaining work of Indoor Sports & DPRI, University Model School and Shaheed Motarma Benazir Bhutto Research Chair. The Vice Chancellor also extended her cordial thanks to Chairman Higher Education Commission Dr. Mukhtar Ahmed for recommending project on “Strengthening the Academic Facilities at SALU” for Public Sector Development Program (PSDP) of 2014-15. The meeting decided that Sindh Government will be requested for issuance of notification to establish campus at Kandhkot & Ghotki, Identification of suitable building to run the classes, Grant-in-aid for the renovation/rehabilitation of the building & recurring budget for two years. The university will try to start classes in January 2015 at Ghotki and Kandhkot. The meeting was attended by Prof Dr. Miandad Zardari, Pro-Vice Chancellor, Dr. Muhammad Yousuf Khushk, Dean, Faculty of Social Science & Arts, Prof Dr. Ghulam Murtaza, Dean, Faculty of Commerce & Business Administration, Dr. Syed Asad Raza Abidi, Registrar, Syed Mehdi Shah Rashdi, Director Admissions, Mr. Imdad Ali Sial, Project Director Works and Dr. Mumtaz Hussain Mahar Focal Person for Ghotki Campus.