The Vice Chancellor University of Turbat Prof. Dr. Abdul Razzaq Sabir said that special attention was being paid to the use of latest technology in academic, administrative and financial matters of the University in order to give a place to UoT among the best institution of higher education in the country. And keeping in view the needs of the modern times, work was underway to transfer all affairs of the university from manual to automation and digital system.
He expressed these views while presiding over the 11 th meeting of the Finance and Planning Committee of the University held on 25th July 2020 in UoT’s committee room. Besides appreciating the excellent administrative and financial management of the university expressed the meeting also expressed satisfaction over the rapid development of the university in short time.
The Vice Chancellor informed the meeting that deserving and talented students of the university were being provided financial assistance under a comprehensive program in the form of various scholarships.
VC formally welcomed the newly nominated members of the committee Manzoor Ahmed Zehri and Dr. Taj Baloch. He also apprised the meeting about the development projects and the academic and extra-curricular activities of the university affected by the COVID-19 and lockdown. The house approved the revised budget of financial year 2019-20 and budget estimates of the financial year 2020-21.
Keeping in view the needs of the university, the house also demanded from the HEC and the provincial government for an increase the university budget. Besides approving the establishment of a research endowment fund for the promotion of quality research in the university, the house also took important decisions after a thorough discussion and deliberation on various items of the agenda of the meeting.
The meeting was also attended by the Secretary Social Welfare Department Zahoor Ahmed Zehri, Ex- Executive Director SKBZ Hospital Quetta Dr. Taj Baloch, Associate Professor LUAWMS Dr. Manzoor Baloch, UoT’s Director QEC Prof. Dr. Gul Hassan, Registrar Ghulam Farooq, Controller Examinations Tanvir Ahmed and Acting Director Finance Shabeek Syed.