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Coronavirus Vaccination Centre

A special Coronavirus Vaccination Centre was set up here at the Government College University Lahore under the auspices of District Health Department for the vaccination of the university’s employees and students. Speaking on the occasion, Vice Chancellor Prof. Asghar Zaidi hoped that the GCU Lahore would achieve the...

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World Environment Day

Experts discuss financing arrangements for ecosystem restoration in Pakistan   A seminar on ‘Financing arrangements for ecosystem restoration in Pakistan’ was held here at the GC University Lahore under the auspices of Sustainable Development Policy Institute (SDPI) in connection with the World Environment Day 2021. Addressing the seminar via...

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Phase-I of GCU’s New Campus completed

LAHORE: The Government College University Lahore has successfully completed Phase-I of the construction in its 400 acres New Campus at the Kala Shah Kaku with a cost of Rs. 997.608 million. In the first phase, one academic block for 1200 students, a boys hostel with a capacity of 300 students,...

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World No Tobacco Day

A webinar titled ‘commit to quit’ was held here at the Government College University Lahore on Monday in connection with the World No Tobacco Day under the auspices of the University’s Anti-Narcotics Society and Disease Awareness and Prevention Society. Special Assistant to Punjab Chief Minister Dr. Firdous Ashiq Awan...

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GCU to host a global centre of excellence on Sufism

The Sheikh Abul Hasan ash-Shadhili Sufism, Science & Technology Research Centre is going to be established at the new campus of Government College University Lahore located at Kala Shah Kaku. The initiative comes from the Chief Minister Punjab and the Department of Higher Education, upon the vision and special...

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GCU introduces ranking system for its academic departments

The Government College University Lahore has introduced an international standard ranking system to measure the performance of its various academic departments. The faculty and staff of the top three departments will be offered honorariums for their work. The key evaluation indicators of ranking system include efficiency of the department’s...

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GCU appoints new director of IIB

The Government College University, Lahore has appointed eminent biotechnologist Prof. Dr. Muhammad Nauman Aftab as the new director of its Institute of Industrial Biotechnology. Vice Chancellor Prof. Dr. Asghar Zaidi said: “Our Biotech Institute is a premier centre of teaching and research in Pakistan. Each year, we receive applications...

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GCU initiates life skills workshops for students

The Government College University Lahore has initiated a series of life skills workshops that equips its students with the soft skills they need to get through life’s ups and downs. The program has adopted three skills as its core focus: critical thinking skills, social interaction skills and emotional intelligence....

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