Engr. Prof. Dr. Athar Mahboob, Vice Chancellor, the Islamia University of Bahawalpur has said that the university has all characteristics to become a modern, active and exemplary university. Steps have been taken to streamline the university affairs which will show positive result very soon. The Vice Chancellor expressed these views during a meeting with a delegation of journalists in his office. He also briefed bachelor and master level admission a fall 2019.
He said that the University is offering admissions in 122 morning and 84 evening academic programs during the current enrolment drive. He is planning to ensure maximum use of university resources to boost its capacity by increasing number of students from 17000 to 40000 gradually. Similarly, number of teaching faculty will be enhanced from 600 to 1000 so that dedicated teachers available for teaching and research ensuring academic excellence. He further tolled that special admission counters are being established in all the campuses and affiliated colleges across Bahawalpur division to facilitate students and their presents.