Virtual University of Pakistan Organized a Two-Day Conference on “Post Pandemic Research Trends in Ecological Sustainability: Challenges and Opportunities for It”

Federal Secretary IT and Telecom Mr. Shoaib Ahmed Siddique was the chief guest of the ceremony. Rector of Virtual University, Mr. Naeem Tariq also attended the session along with eminent scholars from around the globe. Prof. Dr. Marcos De Donato from Mexico discussed Genetic and Genomic improvement for sustainable animal production, Prof. Dr. Mohammad Ali (TI) Vice Chancellor Quaid e … Read More

Virtual University Inked MoU With Civil Services Academy, Lahore

A three-member delegation comprising of Director General Civil Services Academy Dr. Sajid Yoosufani, Mr. Zulfiqar Younas, Director (CTP), CSA, Lahore, and Syed Shabir Akbar Zaidi Additional Director CSA visited Virtual University head office to sign a remarkable MoU. The MoU Signing ceremony was attended by Mr. Naeem Tariq, Rector, Virtual University along with Mr. Ehsen Zafar Puri, Director ICT, Dr. … Read More

New Rector Prof. Dr. Arshad Saleem Bhatti (T.I & S.I) Joined Virtual University

Prof. Dr. Arshad Saleem Bhatti (T.I & S.I) has been appointed as Rector Virtual University by the President of Pakistan, Dr. Arif Alvi. A joining ceremony was held at the Head office of the Virtual University. Director Finance (former acting Rector) Mr. Naeem Tariq along with principal officers received the new Rector. While Introducing the new Rector, Mr. Naeem Tariq … Read More

Virtual University of Pakistan Organized 1st International Conference on the Yak (Bos Grunniens)

The Virtual University of Pakistan organized 1st International conference on the Yak (Bos Grunniens) at VU Head office, Lahore. The aim of the conference was to highlight the advanced research on Yak including its paternal genetic diversity, Yak network and current situation of Yak in Gilgit Baltistan. The collaborators of the conference were Yak and Camel Foundation Germany, University of … Read More

VU to Facilitate ICAP for Chartered Accountancy Examination Through Electronic Format Across Pakistan

Virtual University of Pakistan (VUP) and Institute of Chartered Accountancy of Pakistan (ICAP) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) at committee room of Ministry of IT & Telecom on Wednesday (17th March). Chief Guest of the ceremony was Federal Secretary MoITT Shoaib Ahmad Siddiqui. Dr. Faisal Tehseen Shah, Controller Examination VU and Syed Masood Akhtar, Secretary ICAP signed the MoU. … Read More

Al Quds Open University to Inaugurate a Virtual Reality Lab With “Erasmus +” Funding

Al-Quds Open University inaugurated a laboratory on the side-lines of the virtual reality project funded by the “Erasmus +” program in Palestine, entitled “Virtual Reality as a Development, Learning and Simulation Tool in Palestinian Higher Education Institutions.” Similar laboratories will also be established in three other Palestinian universities: Al-Istiqlal University, Arab-American University, and Palestine Polytechnic University. During the inauguration, the … Read More

Global Life Learning — A Journal by Shanghai Open University

At the beginning of 2021, Shanghai Open University (SOU) launched an English journal called Global Lifelong Learning (GLL), which is an international, open access, peer reviewed journal published by Shanghai Open University (ISSN: 2576-0769). GLL is dedicated to publish high quality research papers in the areas of lifelong learning policy, theory, and practice. GLL focuses on adult education, community education, … Read More

2021 International Conference on Open and Innovative Education (ICOIE 2021)

Organized by the Open University of Hong Kong, the 2021 International Conference on Open and Innovative Education (ICOIE 2021) will be held virtually in July this year. It aims to: • provide a platform for sharing quality research, effective practices and well-formulated views relevant to open and innovative education;• facilitate networking and cross-institutional collaboration among researchers and educators in fields … Read More

WOU Talked on Post-Pandemic Teaching and Learning

Getting prepared for post-pandemic teaching and learning Educators should benchmark themselves against the globally-recognised ISTE (International Society for Technology in Education) standards to gauge their preparedness for the post-pandemic teaching and learning landscape. Dr Por Fei Ping, Lecturer from the School of Education, Humanities and Social Sciences, Wawasan Open University (WOU), was speaking at a recent online talk on ‘Equipping … Read More

WOU Academician Wins IWD Video Contest

PENANG, MALAYSIA: The heartwarming struggles and personal story of Wawasan Open University’s senior lecturer, Jasmine Emmanuel, emerged as the winner under the single mum category in the #Choose to Challenge video contest held in conjunction with International Women’s Day. Emmanuel, who is also Head of WOU’s Centre for Foundation Studies, won RM500 which she pledged towards a single mother student … Read More