September 2012


First National Conference on Space Sciences

26 Sep 2012

The Institute of Space & Planetary Astrophysics, University of Karachi is organizing the First National Conference on Space Sciences on October 8, 2012 at Arts Auditorium, University of Karachi for celebrating "World Space Week 2012". This conference is being organized in collaboration with SUPARCO, Sir Syed University of Engineering & Technology, Institute of Space Technology, Higher Education Commission and Pakistan Physical Society, Sindh Chapter. The theme of the Conference is "Space for Human Safety and Security". Downloads available here ::Flyer Front | Back, Theme and Objectives PDF, Registration form PDF

Department of Visual Studies Admissions 2013

26 Sep 2012

The Department of Visual Studies has announced the schedule of Admissions 2013 :: Read More

University launches post graduate diploma in Food Safety and Controls

25 Sep 2012

University of Karachi is initiating the Post Graduate Diploma Course in Food Safety and Controls. A launching ceremony for the program is being organized on Wednesday, 26th September 2012 at 10:00am at the Department of Food Science and Technology. Vice Chancellor, Prof. Dr. Muhammad Qaiser will address the ceremony. The designed diploma course will benefit students in attaining reputable positions at numerous international organizations.

Four-Day workshop on Bio statistical Methods in Genomics & Bioinformatics

25 Sep 2012

"Statistical Advisory Board - to be established at University of Karachi", agreed upon by the Prof. Muhammad Qaiser, Vice Chancellor, University of Karachi, upon the recommendation of Dr. Manzoor H. Soomro, Chairman, Pakistan Science Foundation. Dr. Soomro was addressing the concluding ceremony of Four-Day workshop on "Biostatistical Methods in Genomics & Bioinformatics," held during September 19-22, 2012 at Dr. A. Q. Khan Institute of Biotechnology & Genetic Engineering (KIBGE), University of Karachi, as the Chief Guest. Dr. Soomro emphasized the need and importance of statistical tools and techniques, utilized in almost all kinds of research projects right from the designing phase till the end of the research. These methods are equally necessary for biological, physical as well as social science researchers. Prof. Muhammad Qaiser, in his presidential address, highlighted the significance of Biostatistics as a fundamental feature of designing, analyzing, and accomplishment of any research project. He also commended the hard work that was put up by the resource persons as well as the organizing committee, KIBGE in conducting such event to facilitate the young researchers. The Vice Chancellor appreciated the efforts of Director General, Faculty and Staff the institute for recurrently organizing such workshops and conferences to enhance the skills of young researchers. While presenting the vote of thanks, the Director General of the institute, Prof. Abid Azhar thanked the resource persons and the participants to be a part of an interactive, mutually benefited activity.

University signs MoU with Feroza Hashim Foundation

25 Sep 2012

"University of Karachi is dealing with the most critical phase of financial crunch where it has to deal with limited allocation of Government funds. In this relation, private organizations are coming forward to help us which is indeed a great effort on their part", these views were expressed by the Vice Chancellor Prof. Dr. Muhammad Qaiser during his address to the signing ceremony of a Memorandum of Understanding between University of Karachi and Feroza Hashim Foundation. As per the MoU, the Feroza Hashim foundation will sponsor the construction of a multipurpose hall in the Department of Visual Studies. President – Feroza Hashim Foundation showed great rigor and motivation in providing financial assistance to University of Karachi for its projects.

Semester Cell announces last date for submission of Examination forms (Morning Program)

24 Sep 2012

In-charge Semester Cell – Prof. Dr. Hyder Rizwi has announced that the last date for submission of semester examination form (without late fees) for students of the morning program is October 5th 2012. After collecting from the respective departments, the duly filled and verified forms should be submitted in the NBP or UBL branches in the University of Karachi.

ASCE launches book on Europe and the Muslim World

24 Sep 2012

Director – Area Study Centre for Europe, Prof. Dr. Moonis Ahmer is organizing a book launching ceremony on September 26th 2012 at 10:30 in the Library of ASCE. The centre will launch the book by Ambassador (R) Shahid Amin titled Europe and the Muslim World: Coexistence and Conflict.

Situation Vacant at Chemical Engineering Department

20 Sep 2012

Full time Cooperative Teachers (Qualification: 1st Class B.E. Chemical), Seminar librarian on contract basis (Qualification: M.L.I.S.). Applications must reach In Charge Chemical Engineering Department before 28th September 2012.

Written Test / Interview rescheduled

17 Sep 2012

It is notified for the information of all concerned that all written tests/interviews scheduled to be held on 18th September 2012 have been postponed due to some unavoidable circumstances. New date of the test/interviews will be announced later.

Karachi University Journalism Alumni Association

14 Sep 2012

The Chairman of the Department of Mass Communication, Dr. Tahir Masood, has convened a session of the Karachi University Journalism Alumni Association (KUJAA) on 20th September at 5 p.m. The meeting will elect office bearers of the Association and discuss ways and means to revitalize the KUJAA. Dr. Tahir Masood has requested all graduates of the Department to participate in the meeting which will be held at the Department.

B.D.S. Final Professional Supplementary Examination 2012

13 Sep 2012

Programme of Examination has been announced :: Read More

B.D.S. Third Professional Supplementary Examination 2012

13 Sep 2012

Programme of Examination has been announced :: Read More

"PGD-Food Safety & Controls" Course Announced

9 Sep 2012

Department of Food Science & Technology at the University of Karachi announces One-Year Postgraduate Diploma in "Food Safety and Controls" from September, 2012 under the European Union Funded Trade Related Technical assistance TRTA II programme and implemented by UNIDO :: Prospectus | Advertisement | Admission Form (DOCX)

Submission of Registration forms for B.A. / B.Com. / B.O.L. (Private)

9 Sep 2012

University of Karachi has announced that registration will be accepted as per the mentioned schedule :: Read More

D.T.C.D Annual Examination 2012

6 Sep 2012

Date of submission of examination forms has been announced :: Read More

Ambassador of Pakistan delivers talk on Peace and Security in the Region

5 Sep 2012

"Regional alliance is imperative in order to maintain collective peace and security in various parts of the world," expressed the Ambassador of Pakistan to United Arab Emirates, Mr. Jamil Ahmed Khan during his hour-long lecture that drew a large number of participants including university students, academics and guests from other walks of life, in a seminar titled Regional and Trans-regional approach to peace and security organized by the Department of Political Science, University of Karachi. During his presidential address, Prof. Dr. Muhammad Qaiser – Vice Chancellor, University of Karachi, emphasized that a combination of Peace, Security and Education results in a triangle that guarantees absolute success of a nation. He was of the opinion that fruitful discussions on alive and contemporary issues can open up the youth's minds and inculcate a sense of tolerance in them. During the course of his talk, the Ambassador Jamil Ahmed Khan, underscored the importance of regional alliances and walked the audience through the complex set of institutional mechanisms and how these frameworks resolved conflicts by drawing on his experiences of working with the United Nations and other multilateral bodies. He emphasized the importance of peaceful coexistence against the backdrop of various conflicts with potential to endanger the world peace and security.

Revised Erasmus Mundus Seminar Notice

4 Sep 2012

The Erasmus Mundus Introductory Seminar will now take place on Thursday 6-Sep-2012 from 10.30 a.m. at the Arts Auditorium. In this seminar, the University students, teachers, researchers and staff will have the opportunity to get detailed information about academic, degree program and administrative training opportunities in a number of European universities :: Read More

"PGD-Food Safety & Controls" Course Launched

3 Sep 2012

Department of Food Science & Technology at the University of Karachi announces One-Year Postgraduate Diploma in "Food Safety and Controls" from September, 2012 under the European Union Funded Trade Related Technical assistance TRTA II programme and implemented by UNIDO :: Read More

Tender notice

3 Sep 2012

Tender notice (NCP) :: Read More