Department of Mass Communication – Virtual University of Pakistan Organized Webinar on “COVID-19: Impact and Role of Mass Media during Pandemic”

The Department of Mass Communication, Virtual University of Pakistan organized a one-day webinar titled “COVID-19: Impact and Role of Mass Media during Pandemic” on Tuesday, September 8, 2020. The purpose of the webinar was to highlight the role and impact of mass media during the pandemic situation; the speakers discussed how COVID-19 has changed media engagements, posed new challenges and … Read More

Virtual University of Pakistan Organised Webinar on “Initiatives and Issues in Online Higher Education”

The Department of Education, VUP organized a webinar on September 01, 2020 on the topic “Initiatives and Issues in Online Higher Education’. The Chief Guest was Prof. Dr. Fazal A. Khalid (S.I.), Chairman Punjab Higher Education Commission. The guest speakers included Prof. Dr. Nabi Bux Jumani, Acting President from IIUI; Prof. Dr. Muhammad Sarwar, Director QEC, UOS; Prof. Dr. Nasir … Read More

Virtual University of Pakistan Signed First Ever Online MOU

Virtual University of Pakistan signed first ever online MOU with The Women University Multan. MOU ceremony was held online which was attended by Mr. Naeem Tariq, Rector Virtual University of Pakistan, Prof. Dr. Uzma Quraishi, Vice Chancellor of The Women University Multan and principal officers of both Universities. Virtual University of Pakistan being the top University in ICT based education … Read More

One Day Webinar “Impact of COVID-19 on Pakistan’s Economy: Current and Future Implications” by Virtual University of Pakistan

ORIC Department of Virtual University of Pakistan in collaboration with Department of Management Sciences organized a One Day Webinar titled “Impact of COVID-19 on Pakistan’s Economy: Current and Future Implications”. The purpose of this webinar was to understand the impact of COVID-19 on global economic scenario and specifically with reference to Pakistan as COVID-19 jolted the economic giants of the … Read More

Virtual University of Pakistan Conducted Webinar on “Public Health Policies and Community Response towards COVID-19”

The Department of Sociology, Virtual University of Pakistan arranged a webinar on “Public Health Policies and Community Response towards COVID-19” through Zoom on August 21, 2020. The purpose of the webinar was to explore the areas of social care and responsibilities of the community during COVID-19 and to analyze the public health policies and practices by discussing social and economic … Read More

The Institute of Public Health (IPH) and the Virtual University of Pakistan (VUP) Work Together to Promote Education

The Institute of Public Health (IPH) and the Virtual University of Pakistan (VUP) are strengthening the ongoing cooperation between both the institutions by launching diploma courses/programs in different subjects of the public health. The IPH will also share Covid-19 samples with VU Laboratory for research and study purpose. IPH Dean, Prof Dr. Zarfi Shan Tahir said this after the visit … Read More

Award of Blended Virtual Education Project for Knowledge Economy Given to Virtual University of Pakistan (VUP)

Virtual University of Pakistan has achieved yet another milestone by winning “Blended Virtual Education Project for Knowledge Economy”. Administrative approval for the blended learning project has been given by the Government of Pakistan. Mr. Naeem Tariq Rector, Virtual University while briefing about this project said that a total of approximately 6 billion rupees budget have been approved for the “Blended … Read More

Director Civil Services Academy Visited Virtual University of Pakistan

Director Civil Services Academy Mr. Zulfiqar Younas, visited Virtual University of Pakistan, M.A Jinnah Campus (Head Office), Lahore on September 24, 2020. He was received by Rector, Virtual University Mr. Naeem Tariq along with Director ORIC, Dr. Arshad Hussain Hashmi, Director ICT, Mr. Ehsen Zafar Puri, Deputy Director ORIC, Dr. Syed Salman Hassan and Principal Officers of the Virtual University. … Read More

International Conference on Digitalization and Cyber Security Held by Virtual University of Pakistan (VUP)

Marketing department of Virtual University of Pakistan organized an online “International Conference on Digitalization and Cyber Security: Challenges, Opportunities and Way Forward” 10, 11, 12 August 2020. His Excellency, President of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan, Dr. Arif Alvi graced the occasion as Chief Guest of the Closing Ceremony of the Conference. Federal Minister for IT & Telecommunication, Syed Amin … Read More

Virtual University of Pakistan (VUP) Conducted GIKI Admission Test

Virtual University of Pakistan conducted an online admission test for students of Ghulam Ishaq Khan Institute (GIKI). Total 3000 students appeared for admission test in 20 designated centers in all over Pakistan. Cities where test was conducted included Lahore, Karachi, Quetta, Rawalpindi, Islamabad, Peshawar, Abbottabad, Multan, Kohat, Wah Cantt, Swabi, Mardan, Attock and Nowshera. Safety desks were also established at … Read More