Pakistan Study Centre

University of Peshawar

Director Pakistan Study Centre University of Peshawar Prof Dr Fakhr-ul-Islam presided over Hamdard Shura’s Seminar on Foreign Policy. Prof Dr Abdur Rauf was keynote speaker. The speaker highlighted historical perspective, achievements and lapses of Pakistan’s foreign policy. He answered several questions raised by the participants. Dr. Nasiruddin Azam, Syed Mushtaq Hussain Shah, Farooq Jan Babar, Jawad Ahmad and Dr. Iqbal Khalil also spoke on the occasion.


Director Pakistan Study Centre University of Peshawar Prof Dr Fakhr-ul-Islam spoke at National Seminar on “China Pakistan Cooperation on Kashmir”. Director China Study Centre Dr Zahid Anwar inaugurated the seminar.
The theme of Dr Fakhr-ul- Islam’s presentation was “China Pakistan Cooperation on Kashmir: Facts on the Ground”. He said that China, in the capacity of world power and strategic alloy of Pakistan, will surely play a role in resolution of the issue. He said that the tract record of China bears testimony to the fact that she will vote in favour of Pakistan if the issue was put to vote in the Security Council. He said no super power can remain a silent spectator to a looming tension between two nuclear neighbors. He said that the border dispute between China and India has made the former as stakeholder to the dispute. Dr. Fakhar said the cooperation of China in resolving can be seen in the light of CPEC. Both China and Pakistan can not afford harming the flagship project. Peace and tranquility are prerequisite for smooth running of the project. Keeping in view all the above facts on the ground, it is hoped that China will play a proactive and positive role in resolving the issue of Kashmir.




The great grandson of Sir Sayed Ahmad Khan, Syed Mehmood Asadullah visited Pakistan Study Centre University of Peshawar. On arrival, he was received by Director Prof. Dr. Fakhr-ul-Islam. Speaking to mixed gathering of teachers and students, Syed Mehmood said that Pakistan was achieved through sacrifices and it can be protected through sacrifices only. He said that Sir Sayed Ahmad Khan sowed the seed of two nation theory and lit the candle of modern education in India. He said that we need to lessen gulf between our claims and actions. He said the nation has attached great hopes to its younger generation.



leftThe University of Peshawar is a public sector university in the city of Peshawar, Pakistan. The university was established in October 1950 by Mr. Liaquat Ali Khan, the first Prime Minister of Pakistan as an offshoot of Islamia College Peshawar, which was founded in 1913.  read more