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GCU decides to reform 22-year old grading system

The Government College University Lahore is going to replace a 22-year old relative grading system by a rubric-based absolute marking system. Prof Dr Asghar Zaidi, GCU VC, chaired the first meeting of the Committee to review the current relative marking system. The meeting was attended by Deans and faculty...

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Beyond Our Dreams

Beyond Our Dreams “Let’s come together and build a place where our students are empowered in fulfilling their dreams and where they can make a big difference in shaping our country, because they are our  greatest asset.” Prof. Dr. Asghar Zaidi (T.I)  Vice Chancellor GCU, Lahore Khayaali Production Presents...

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GCU holds international webinar on “Disaster Risk Reduction”

The Government College University Lahore Disaster Risk Management Society (GCU-DRMS) has organized a one-day international webinar on “Disaster Risk Reduction” in collaboration with the University of Peshawar and Jacksonville State University, USA. The webinar, chaired by Vice-Chancellor Prof. Dr Asghar Zaidi, focused on strategies for disaster risk reduction including...

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GCU holds webinar on Ramadan in the time of COVID-19

A webinar on “Ramadan in the time of COVID-19” was here held on Tuesday under the auspices of Disease Awareness and Prevention Society of Government College University Lahore. Eminent laparoscopic surgeon and motivational speaker Dr. Javaid Iqbal, Vice Chancellor Prof. Dr. Asghar Zaidi and clinical nutritionist Dr. Arooj Gillani...

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GCU pursues futuristic Online Education Policy

A team of Government College University Lahore academics, who graduated from top universities of the world, prepared the University’s Online Education Policy after studying various models adopted by the Universities of Cambridge, Oxford, and Singapore. The policy is approved by the University’s Academic Council. Prof Dr Asghar Zaidi, Vice...

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