Pakistan Study Centre

University of Peshawar


A professor from Anadolu   University Eskisehir Turkey Dr. Ahmet Aypay visited Pakistan Study Centre University of Peshawar. He held detailed meeting with Director Prof. Dr Fakhr-ul-Islam in which matters of mutual interest were discussed. Director Pakistan Study Centre briefed the visiting scholar on the ongoing academic and research activities in the centre. He also presented gifts and souvenir to the guest. Director and  professors from IER   University of Peshawar Dr. Arshad Ali, Dr. Muhammad Rauf, Dr. Amjad Riba and AWKUM professor Dr. Amir Zaman were also present on the occasion.


Prof. Dr. Fakhr-ul-Islam Director Pakistan Study Centre University of Peshawar was chief guest at national literary event  held at Pakistan Academy of Letters Islamabad. The event was organized by Khyber Margalla Association. Literary figures and poets from all over the country attended the function. They recited poetry and other literary contributions. Speaking on the occasion Dr. Fakhr-ul-Islam said that every society needs literature and aesthetic sense. These things put the society on right tract. He said that the reason for extremism, intolerance and polarization in the  society is due to our distance from literary activities. He urged upon the writers to work for national integration and coherence.

Pakistan Study Centre University of Peshawar commemorated Pakistan Day with patriotic fervor. Two events were held in this connection. A seminar was held wherein Miss Nadia Bashir, Assistant Professor Edwardes College Peshawar spoke on the background, text and importance of Pakistan resolution. The next day, students of the centre staged a walk led by Director Prof. Dr. Fakhr-ul-Islam. Speaking on the occasion, he highlighted the importance of Pakistan resolution in the freedom movement. Besides the functions, the Centre’s building was illuminated for three days.



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