The 6th syndicate meeting of Turbat University presided over by the Vice Chancellor Prof Dr Abdul Razzaq Sabir held in main campus here on December 6, 2017. Beside approving the names of the convener for the board of studies and courses for BS program being taught in affiliated colleges the meeting also discussed the services statutes, rules and regulations of the university.
Speaking on the occasion VC UoT Prof Dr Abdul Razzaq Sabir said besides raising number of teaching department from three to eleven in short span of four years, his institution since its inception in 2013, has grown to become a flagship of excellence in higher education and research in this part of the country and despite of the limited resources, every possible effort was underway to bring the University at par with the leading Universities of the country. He said untiring efforts would be continued to respond to the challenges and opportunities to achieve success and strategic objectives of the university at the academic front.
Apprising the performance of the house VC hoped that the experience, expertise, valuable guidance and in-time input of the eminent members would surely lead the University towards fast academic growth, sound financial regulations and good governance. He assured the house that merit would be strictly observed in all respects for the development of the University and introducing new approaches to learning, innovative thinking, acquisition of knowledge and promotion of ethical values and attitudes.
The meeting was attended by university’s registrar Dr Hanif Ur Rahman, dean in Lasbela University of Agriculture, Water and Marine Sciences (LUAWMS) Prof Dr Manzoor Ahmed, Advocate Mehrab Baloch, dean faculty of Commerce, Law and marine Sciences Prof Dr Munir Ahmed Gichki, director Institute of Balochi Language and Culture (IBLC) Prof Dr Abdul Saboor Baloch, director Quality Enhancement Cell (QEC) Prof Dr Gul Hassan, controller examination Tanvir Ahmed and deputy director finance Rehmatullah Baloch.
Earlier the Registrar presented the agenda items before the forum for discussion and decision. The house also approved the minutes of 5th syndicate, 7th academics council, 7th meeting of finance and planning committee and the minutes and the decisions of other meeting. Besides establishing new teaching department, the house also agreed unanimously with recommendations for converting Law department into School of Legal Education. The august body also ratified the budget for the fiscal year 2017-18 and the expenditure for the year 2016-17. The meeting also approved creation of new posts in various teaching department in its main campus and Gwadar campus.
The meeting has also approved recommendations of Selection Board regarding appointment of teachers in different departments of the University.
Earlier the vice chancellor welcomed the participants and thanked them for sparing their valuable time to attend the meeting.