Pakistan Study Centre

University of Peshawar


Pakistan Study Centre and Center for Global & Strategic Studies (CGSS), Islamabad held joint National Conference. The event commenced with the opening remarks by Major General Syed Khalid Amir Jaffery President CGSS. Director Pakistan Study Centre Prof. Dr. Fakhr ul Islam presented a paper on “ Ideology and Principles of Pakistan: A Historical Perspective”. Other speakers included Lieutenant General Masood Aslam, (Retd) – Former Corps Commander of Peshawar,  Syed Akhtar Ali Shah – Former Additional Inspector General, KPK Police, Professor. Dr. Miraj-ul-Islam Zia, Mr. Kanwar Muhammad Dilshad and Professor. Dr. Rashad Ahmed.




Chinese delegation visits Pakistan Study Centre
A three member delegation from North Western University Xian, China visited Pakistan Study Centre University of Peshawar. The delegation comprised of  Dr. Huang Minxing, Dr. Li Tao and Dr. Ran Wanil. The Director Pakistan Study Centre Prof. Dr. Fakhr-ul-Islam welcomed and briefed them about the ongoing academic and research activities in the Centre.

Dr. Huang delivered a lecture to the students and faculty of the Centre and answered their questions. Dr. Fakhr-ul-Islam presented shields and traditional gifts to the Chinese guests. Director China Study Centre Peshawar University  Dr. Zahid Anwar was also present on the occasion. It merits mention that in the North Western University Xian, a Pakistan Study Centre was established in 2018 as a result of MoU signed between Pakistan Study Centre University of Peshawar and North Western University Xian. The visit of the delegation was part of that MoU. A faculty member of Pakistan Study Centre will be visiting China soon as part of academic exchange programme.



Director PSC Speaks at Kashmir Day Seminar in University of Malakand

Director Pakistan Study Centre University of Peshawar Prof. Dr. Fakhr-ul-Islam delivered keynote speech at a seminar organized by the University of Malakand. Vice Chancellor Prof. Dr Gul Zaman, Dr. Alikhel Daryab, Ghani Ghorzang and other also spoke on the occasion . Dr. Fakhr-ul-Islam   gave a perspective of the Kashmir issue. He condemned atrocities perpetrated by India in the occupied Kashmir. He said that the stand of Pakistan on the issue is justified legally as well as morally. He said that peace in South Asia can only be restored if the Kashmir problem is resolved.

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