Prof Dr Amjad Ali Arain, a researcher from the University of Sindh, has stressed the need for a sustainable, research-oriented education system in the universities for bringing Pakistan on a par with developed countries of the world.
“National education system is plagued with a lot of problems,” Dr Arain said while delivering a lecture on ‘Trends and Issues in Education in Pakistan in the Context of Research’ organized by the Gwadar Campus of University of Turbat (UoT) in collaboration with the Office of Research Innovation and Commercialization (ORIC) at UoT’s Gwadar Campus on 13th November 2018.
District Executive Officer (DEO) Madam Bilqees, UoT Education Department Chairperson Turbat Tariq Durra, as well as teachers and students, were also present at the lecture session.
“A comprehensive strategy is essential for improving education system at the elementary and tertiary level in the country,” said Dr Arian.
Hafeez Mubarak, the Deputy Campus Coordinator, thanked the researcher for his views on the status of education sector in the country. On behalf of Director Campus Ijaz Ahmed, he warmly welcomed the guests and appreciated their presence in the session.
Incharge Education Department Shahnaz Noor, faculty member Durjan Gichki and Obaid Ali also spoke at the occasion and termed the session beneficial for the teachers and students of Gwadar.
Later, on behalf of the UoT vice chancellor Prof Dr Abdul Razzaq Sabir, faculty members Mukhtar Bashir and Sadia Naseer presented shields to the resource person and guests.