ISLAMABAD – The Higher Education Commission (HEC) of Pakistan on Friday clarified that all public and private sector universities in Pakistan would offer only BS programme, pakistantribe.com reported.
According to PakistanTribe’s correspondent from Islamabad, HEC gave a new directive to the universities about the status of current BA and BS programme degrees.HEC has decided to abolish 2
HEC decided to terminate 2-year BA/BSc and MA/MSc degree programs from 2018 and 2020 respectively. HEC has made policy that all government and private institutions will offer.
HEC has established a policy that all government and private institutions will offer 4-year Graduation and Masters degree programs. The decision has been taken to bring an improvement in the quality of education in Pakistan.
All public and private sectors universities only offer 4year BS programme to interested students, said HEC.
It is worth mentioning here that many public and private sectors universities still offer BA programme to its regular and private students along with 4year BS plan.
After the recent decision, now all graduation programmes will be BS and need 4years study.