Teachers have main role in shaping character of students: Governor


Praises IUB’s pedagogical training program

Governor Punjab Engr. Muhammad Baligh-ur-Rehman has said that teachers have the main role in shaping the character of students. A good society can be created by inculcating high moral values in our students. He expressed these views during the certificate distribution ceremony organized for the teachers at Abbasia Campus, the Islamia University of Bahawalpur.

He said the training program for all teachers to increase the teaching and research quality by the Vice Chancellor of the Islamia University of Bahawalpur, Engr. Prof. Dr. Athar Mahboob is a bright example for all universities. It is satisfactory that in this training program the teachers were informed about the modern methods of teaching.

With the establishment of a Pedagogical Training Center in the Faculty of Education, this training program will be conducted on a regular basis and other universities and educational institutions will also benefit. Governor Punjab urged the teachers to focus on basic moral qualities and training along with adopting the latest methods of teaching.

The VC, Pro-Vice Chancellor, Prof. Dr. Naveed Akhtar, Deans, Professors, Syndicate members, and others were present on the occasion. Earlier, the governor inaugurated the Pedagogical Training Center. Meanwhile Governor Punjab Engr. Muhammad Baligh-ur-Rehman Sunday chaired the 17th meeting of the Senate of the Islamia University of Bahawalpur (IUB) at the Abbasia Campus. In the meeting, the budget of Islamia University of Bahawalpur for the financial years 2021-22 (Rs 7.0584 billion) and 2022-23 (Rs 8.0939 billion) were approved.

The development budgets for the said financial years were Rs 1.2655 billion and Rs 2.2779 billion respectively. Governor Punjab praised the development and expansion of the Islamia University of Bahawalpur under the leadership of Vice Chancellor, Engr. Prof. Dr. Athar Mahboob and the improvement in the quality of education, financial management, and increase in research activities. In the meeting, the decisions taken in the 72nd, 73rd, 74th, and 75th meetings of the Syndicate of the University were ratified.

Vice Chancellor Engr. Prof. Dr. Athar Mahboob, Pro-Vice Chancellor Prof. Dr. Naveed Akhtar, Registrar Prof. Dr. Moazzam Jamil, Treasurer Prof. Dr. Abou Bakar, Controller of Examinations Prof. Dr. Sajjad Ahmed Paracha, Deans, Heads of Departments and other distinguished members attended the meeting.


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