Pakistan Study Centre

University of Peshawar

Prof. Dr. Fakhr-ul-Islam Director Pakistan Study Centre University of Peshawar was chief guest at national literary event  held at Pakistan Academy of Letters Islamabad. The event was organized by Khyber Margalla Association. Literary figures and poets from all over the country attended the function. They recited poetry and other literary contributions. Speaking on the occasion Dr. Fakhr-ul-Islam said that every society needs literature and aesthetic sense. These things put the society on right tract. He said that the reason for extremism, intolerance and polarization in the  society is due to our distance from literary activities. He urged upon the writers to work for national integration and coherence.

Pakistan Study Centre University of Peshawar commemorated Pakistan Day with patriotic fervor. Two events were held in this connection. A seminar was held wherein Miss Nadia Bashir, Assistant Professor Edwardes College Peshawar spoke on the background, text and importance of Pakistan resolution. The next day, students of the centre staged a walk led by Director Prof. Dr. Fakhr-ul-Islam. Speaking on the occasion, he highlighted the importance of Pakistan resolution in the freedom movement. Besides the functions, the Centre’s building was illuminated for three days.



Director Pakistan Study Centre University of Peshawar presided over annual function of Knowledge School system Peshawar. A franchise of University of Management and Technology Lahore, the Knowledge Schools Peshawar are functioning under the supervision of Mian Jamal Shah. The students delivered speeches, presented tableaus and  sang national songs.


Dr. Fakhar distributed certificates, medals  and shields among staff and students. Speaking on the occasion he stressed upon universalization of education in Pakistan and improving its standard. He said that besides class room work, personality of youth may be polished through activities that provide them opportunity of expressing themselves.

leftThe University of Peshawar is a public sector university in the city of Peshawar, Pakistan. The university was established in October 1950 by Mr. Liaquat Ali Khan, the first Prime Minister of Pakistan as an offshoot of Islamia College Peshawar, which was founded in 1913.  read more