Department of Special Education, the Islamia University of Bahawalpur organized 2nd international conference on research in special education at Baghdad-ul-Jadeed Campus. The conference was inaugurated by Engr. Prof. Dr. Athar Mahboob, Vice Chancellor, the Islamia University of Bahawalpur. In his address, the Vice-Chancellor said that the Department of Special Education has shown remarkable performance in a short period of time and soon MPhil and PhD programs will be started in this department.
He said that a center of assistance will be established in the Islamia University of Bahawalpur where teachers related to special education will be trained. The guest of honor Dr. Zeeshan Akhtar, Raheel Ahmed Bhatti and Prof. Dr. Abdul Hameed University Management and Technology expressed their support and cooperation for the Department of Special Education on behalf of their institutions. Chairperson Department of Special Education Prof. Dr. Nasreen Akhtar said that the second international conference has been organized under the patronage of Vice Chancellor Engr. Prof. Dr. Athar Mahboob.
New laboratories and other facilities are being provided in the department soon so that teaching and research can be carried out efficiently. For this purpose, cooperation and collaboration with other institutions is also being promoted. Dr. Norlaile Salleh Hudin Sultan Idris Education University, Malaysia, Nor Siti Rokiah Abdul Razak School of Education, Quest International University, Malaysia, Dr Radi Hasan M. Al Shaban, Special Education Consultant, Saudi Arabia, Prof. Dr. Abdul Hameed University of Management and Technology, Dr. Humaira Bano from Punjab University Lahore, Dr. Khalid Khurshid Bahauddin Zakaria University Multan, Dr. Rafaqat Ali Akbar Director, Institute of Education and Research, University of the Punjab, Lahore , Prof. Dr Shaheen Pasha Chairperson, Department of Special Education University of Education.