MUST Varsity Secures 31st Position Among Varsities Across the Country

Altaf Hamid Rao.

Stands 1st In AJK For Online Classes Readiness,

MIRPUR (AJK):    The Higher Education Commission (HEC) of Pakistan has scored the state-run Mirpur University Of Science & Technology (MUST) atop 31st University across the country and 1st in Azad Jammu Kashmir for Online Classes Readiness by awarding 95.81 score, it was officially said.

“The MUST is the only University from Azad Jammu Kashmir which has qualified for online classes”, the MUST Vice Chancellor Prof. Dr. Maqsood Ahmed has said.

Talking to this Correspondent here on Friday, Dr. Ahmed said that under the able guidance of the Hon’ble President of Azad Jammu Kashmir – the Chancellor, Sardar Masood Khan and the Chairman HEC, Dr. Tariq Benuri, after consecutive meetings, today we are among the list of qualified universities for online classes.

He congratulated his whole team including Dr. Imtiaz Ahmed, Director, QEC, Mr. Imtiaz Ahmed Bhat, Director, NTC, Dr. Faisal Riaz, Coordinator LMS and all other team members who put their efforts.

A total of 88 universities have qualified from the whole country and 15 universities have scored 100 points and MUST only university from AJK got 95.81 score, he underlined with pride.

The Vice Chancellor said that in order o achieve this tremendous success, he acknowledged the continuous support and guidance of the honorable Chancellor, President of Azad Jammu Kashmir State Sardar Masood Khan, who constantly reviewed the whole process.

“ President Masood Khan chaired many meetings with the Vice Chancellors of all the public-sector Universities in AJK and shared his desire to maintain the quality education during the contagious COVID-19 pandemic, harmonious to the need of the latest era”, the VC said

The VC lauded the sincere role of the deans, directors, chairpersons, coordinators, focal persons, principal officers for their contributions to this direction. He also appreciated the hard work of LMS Committee, HODs, faculty, students and administrative staff who stood by with us in keeping the MUST as a sustainable and one of the top institute not only of AJ&K but across the country.

“I am proud of my QEC team who sincerely performed round-the-clock to successfully meet this challenging situation securing all the targets set by the MUST and the HEC”, Dr. Maqsood Ahmed concluded.