ISLAMABAD: The Higher Education Commission has headed to the universities and degree-awarding educational institutions to execute the decision of Commission’s to promote minimum qualification of 18 years of education, for lecturers appointment.
In a letter deal out by HEC to vice chancellors, they have been requested to certify that least possible qualification for lecturer appointment should be MPhil/MS or Masters from a foreign university, said a press release Tuesday.
June 30, 2017, is the deadline for implementing this decision. The universities which have already adopted and implemented the decision have been appreciated and advised to follow this implemented decision.
Furthermore, HEC has also long-drawn-out the cut-off date for raising minimum qualification of the post of assistant professors in universities/degree awarding institutions to the PhD level, to January 1, 2018.