Peshawar: The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa for Higher Education, Mushtaq Ghani has said that establishment of technical university in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa is a historical initiative of present provincial government which would certainly be proved a great centre of learning for middle class public. The university initially would soon be started in Adam Ji Paper Mills Amangarh, Nowshera with the mega project of 1000 million.
He was chairing a high level meeting regarding the establishment of technical university in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa at Peshawar on Wednesday. Additional Secretary Higher Education, Khalid Khan, Director General Technical Education Prof. Shakeel Ahmad, VC University of Engineering and Technology Peshawar, Imtiaz Hussain Gillani, Chairman TEVTA Noman Wazir and other concerned high ups attended the meeting.
On the occasion the participants were briefed about the progress and initiatives taken in this regard. The Minister was told that feasibility report is ready while PC-I is also going to the completed which would be submitted till June 30, 2014.
Mushtaq Ghani directed concerned to prepare minutes in the light of the decisions and proposals of the meeting. Talking about the educational reforms taken by the government, he said that solid commitment was the first need to bring about a real change but unfortunately never been though in this regard by previous governments.
He said first time in the history; the present provincial government not only is fully committed but also taking historical initiatives to bring about real change particularly in health and education sectors.
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