PR No. 22 Islamabad: October 4, 2017

Capital Administration & Development Division (CADD) has initiated the process of establishment of university for women in Islamabad in collaboration with the Higher Education Commission (HEC). Minister of State for CADD, Dr. Tariq Fazal Chaudhry held meeting with Chairman HEC Dr. Mukhtar Ahmad and discussed the administrative and legal issues pertaining to the establishment of University.

The Minister also directed the authorities to make charter of the university and a road map for the completion of project. Initially, the University will start educational activities in F-7/2 College, which will be shifted to a purpose built campus.

Dr. Mukhtar told the Minister that funds for the University are available with HEC and will be transferred to the University after the approval of its Charter and appointment of Vice Chancellor.

The Minister said that the Ministry will complete all the legal requirements for the formation of university for women as soon as possible and cabinet, Ministry of Law and Parliament will be taken into confidence in this regard.