Sindh University Jamshoro and its all campuses will remain closed from July 29 to August 1 in connection with Eid ul Fitre.

According to a circular issued here by Registrar Ghulam Muhammad Bhutto, Sindh University Jamshoro and its all seven campuses including SU Laar Campus Badin, Shaheed Mohtarma Benazir Bhutto SU campus Dadu, International University of Peace, Sufism & Modern Sciences Bhit shah, Sindh Varsity campuses Mirpurkhas, Larkana, Thatta & Nausheroferoze will remain closed for four days with effect from July 29 to August 1, 2014 on account of Eid ul Fitre.



Sindh University (SU) Vice-Chancellor Prof. Dr. Abida Taherani patronized the ceremony of laying the foundation stone of mosque in front of Syed Ghulam Mustafa Shah Administration Building popularly known as AC-II, here on Friday.

Upon arrival at the venue of the ceremony, the Vice-Chancellor was received by Pro-Vice Chancellors, Deans & officers of the varsity.

On the occasion Dr. Abida Taherani laid the foundation stone of the project of the mosque which is named as “Subhan ALLAH Mosque”.

Speaking with the officials & senior faculty members, Vice-Chancellor said it was great moment for her to lay the foundation stone of the most sacred place adding that she deemed it as great privilege for her.

She said that the construction work of the mosque will soon be completed so that the employees might offer the prayers with no trouble.

Among others, the ceremony was attended by Registrar Ghulam Muhammad Bhutto, Prof. Dr. Sarfraz Hussain Solangi, Prof. Dr. Muhammad Siddique Kalhoro, Dr. Arfana Mallah, Prof. Dr. Anwar Ali Shah G. Syed, Dr. Saleha Parveen, Dr. Siraj ul Haq Kandhro, Dr. Marhab Qasmi, Dr. Yasmeen Iqbal, Dr. Parvez Ahmed Pathan, Dr. G.M Mastoi and Dr. Hakim Ali Kanasro.



A ceremony was held Thursday in Video Conference Room of the University of Sindh Jamshoro under the chair of Vice-Chancellor Prof. Dr. Abida Taherani wherein appointment letters of lecturers in Grade 18 were distributed among 22 candidates and 17 faculty members were given the promotion orders. The appointment as well as promotion orders were issued after the recommendations of Selection Board and approval of University Syndicate.

Vice-Chancellor Prof Dr. Abida Taheran on the occasion gave away appointment and promotion letters to the newly appointed 22 lecturers and 17 faculty members.

Those who received appointment orders as lecturers in Grade 18 at Allama I.I Kazi Campus, University of Sindh include Waheed Akbar Khaskheli (Social Work Department), Bashir Ahmed Jatoi (General History), Meroona Gopang, Parvasha Memon (Both Psychology), Muhbat Ali Shah (Anthropology), Komal Siddiqui, Syed Faraz Hussain, Rashida Rahmat Zohra, Zahida Rehman  (Biotechnology), Sajid Ali Rajput (Genetic), Syeda Hira Fatima Naqvi, Asia Khatoon Soomro, Kalsoom Saima Unar, Asadullah Burdi (Computer Science) and Sara Mahesar (Mathematics).

In addition to it, seven candidates received the appointment orders as lecturers in various departments at SU Mirpurkhas Campus including Mehjabeen Leghari (I.T), Nabeel Hussain Kazi (Electronics), Faisal-ur-Rehman Pathan (Pakistan Studies), Parus Khowaja, Zulfiqar Memon (Both Business Administration), Tauqeer Hussain Hakro (Commerce) and Javed Ali Kalhoro (Geology).

On the other hand, Dr. Naheed kaka of zoology dept. got promotion order of Professor Grade 21 from Associate Professor Grade 20. Thus four Assistant Professors of Grade 19 including Dr. Zain-ul-Abdin Khuhro (Computer Science), Dr. Yasmeen yousif, Dr. Kiran Sami (Political Science) and Dr. Bashir Ahmed Rind (Comparative Religion & Islamic Culture) received the promotion orders of Associate Professor in Grade 20.

Similarly, twelve lecturers working in Grade 18 in different departments have also been promoted to Grade 19 on the post of Assistant Professor. Those who received their promotion orders as Assistant Professors include Dr. Sanjota Bai, Dr. Mansoor Ali Shah, Dr. Barkat Ali Bughio, Nadir Ali Birmani (Dept. of Zoology), Dr. Asghar Ali Hakro, Humaira Naz Pathan, Ali Ghulam Sahito (Centre for Pure & Applied Geology), Raheel Maroof Bughio (Sindh Development Study Centre), Dr. Muhammad Sharif Abbasi (Public Administration), Maria Shaikh, Ahsan-ul-Haq Shaikh (Business Administration) and Dr. Waqas Jamil Shaikh (Institute of Advanced Research Studies in Chemical Sciences).

Speaking on the occasion, Vice-Chancellor Prof. Dr. Abida Taherani congratulated the newly appointed lecturers and promoted faculty members and said the young lecturers were the role model for students because they recently had graduated from the Alma Mater and become the part of teachers’ community.

“It is infact a matter of pride that you took part in competition and succeeded to get the post of lecturer in the University”, she maintained addressing the audience.

Dr. Taherani said expressed hope that the newly appointed faculty will do justice to their duties and leave no stone unturned to shine the name of the varsity by working hard.

“My doors are always open for all, if you have academic problem, go to your chairperson but if there is some administrative matter, feel free to come to me”, Dr. Taherani told the faculty.

She further said that the presence of the Pro-Vice Chancellors and Deans proved that they will always be there to provide guidance to the young faculty.



A Cheque Distribution Ceremony of USAID Merit-Based Scholarship Program was held under the chair of vice chancellor Prof. Dr. Abida Taherani at University of Sindh Jamshoro wherein as many as nine students of B. Ed (Hons) Elementary of 2014 batch received scholarship cheques of Rs. 20,000 each under Pakistan reading Project.

Dean Faculty of Education Prof Dr. Parveen Munshi, representatives of a USAID-funded project Pakistan Anjum Parvaiz and Aamir Latif were present on the occasion.

Vice-Chancellor Dr. Abida Taherani distributed the merit-based scholarship cheques of Rs. 20,000 each among nine students including Dua Khalid, Zahra Talib, Urooj Aslam, Pirah Nasrullah, Muhammad Nabeel, Syed Ufaq Irshad, Sahinzadi Muhammad Bux, Munazza Unzi and Afroz Faiz Muhammad under Pakistan Reading Project (PRP).

The scholarship cheques were given on the basis of merit while the criteria of merit are the percentage of matric and intermediate marks as well as Sindh Varsity’s Pre-Entry Test score.

The students who received the cheques are studying in 1st semester of 1st year B. Ed. (Hons) Elementary at dept. of education while they will be able to get the cheques of Rs. 20,000 each in every semester. But those who failed in some paper will be withdrawn from the program automatically.

Speaking on the occasion, Vice-Chancellor Dr. Abida Taherani lauded the efforts of Prof Dr. Parveen Munshi and the role of US Aid for encouraging the students by awarding merit-based scholarships & promoting teacher education in the province.

She said that she was happy to know that that US Aid had been providing merit-based scholarships since 2011 adding that the step will help students get higher schooling in the field of education.



A ceremony was held under the chair of Sindh University (SU) Vice-Chancellor Prof. Dr. Abida Taherani on Tuesday wherein the promotion orders of grade-22 were distributed among the eight Professors of grade 21 following the approval accorded by the varsity Syndicate and the final endorsement given by the Chancellor of Universities in Sindh & Governor Sindh Dr. Ishratul Ebad Khan.

According to details, Vice-Chancellor Dr. Abida Taherani distributed the promotion orders of grade 22 among eight Professors of the University who were working in grade 21 as Professor previously.

Those who got promotion orders after the approval of University Syndicate in its meeting held on July 19, 2014 & final consent of the Chancellor of Universities & Governor Sindh Dr. Ishratul Ebad Khan include Prof. Dr. Muhammad Siddique Kalhoro Pro-Vice Chancellor SU Laar campus Badin, Prof. Dr. Sarfraz Hussain Solangi Pro-Vice Chancellor Thatta campus, Prof. Dr. Imdad Ali Ismaili Pro-Vice Chancellor Mirpurkhas campus, Prof. Dr. Abdullah Dayo Dean Faculty of Pharmacy, Prof. Dr. Parvaiz pathan Dean Faculty of Social Sciences, Prof. Dr. Nasreen Memon Chairperson Department of Zoology and Prof. Dr. Ghulam Sarwar Gachal Department of Zoology University of Sindh Jamshoro.

On the occasion, all the seven Professors jointly handed over the promotion order to Vice-Chancellor also whose name was also sanctioned by the Syndicate for the promotion as meritorious Professor in BPS-22. Registrar Ghulam Muhammad Bhutto was also present.

It may be noted that the selection board had recommended the names of 8 Professors after its meeting which held almost six months ago and the Syndicate in its meeting approved the recommendations of selection board and later the orders were distributed.

Before it, the meeting of selection board had taken place for awarding grade 22 to the Professors working in grade 21 in 2004.


SU Controller of Examination Muhammad Ali Roshan Pathan has announced that the semester Exams of ADE Part-I &, Part-II 1st Semester 2014 Batch and B.Ed, M.Ed  1st Semester 2013 Batch will be held from August 12, 2014.




1)      Issuance of Registration forms ………………………………………16  July 2014.

2)      Last date for receiving registration forms…………………………….05 August 2014.

3)      Written test / interview (oral)………………………………………..21 August 2014.

4)      Announcement of the result…………………………………………26 August 2014.

5)      Last date for admission of successful candidates……………………01st September 2014.

6)      Regular classes will commence from…………………………………02nd September 2014.



The Sindh University Syndicate meeting, presided over by Vice Chancellor Prof Dr. Abida Taherani, Saturday approved the budget for the year 2014-15. It also sanctioned the appointments of 12 Professors as Directors/ Chairpersons of Centers/ Departments for the next 3 years and approved the 10 percent rise in admission fee which will be charged from the students of the university and its affiliated campuses in the new academic session.

In order to overcome the massive expenses on papers, the Syndicate also approved 10 per cent increase in migration, degree, equivalence & other certificates’ fee.

The 188th meeting of Syndicate was held at Vice-Chancellor’s office wherein pre-mature increment for the employees of grade 1 to grade 4 has been approved.

The meeting also approved to extend the duration of foreign scholarship from 3 years to 4 years for the faculty members. It restored the independence status of centre for rural development communication (CRDC).

The meeting sanctioned 10 percent Ad-hoc Relief in the salaries of all the employees, pension, conveyance allowance and provision of leave encashment.

The University Syndicate also approved the appointment of Prof. Dr. Rizwana Chang as Director Institute of Media Studies & Communication, Dr. Lachhman Das as Director Institute of Information & Communication Technology, Dr. Muhammad Khan Sangi as Director of Institute of English Language & Literature, Dr. Akhtar Mughal as Director Institute of Physics, Dr. Muhammad Bux Burdi as Chairman Dept. of Public Administration, Dr. Saima Shaikh as Chairperson Dept. of Sociology, Dr. Shamim Akhtar as Chairperson Dept. of Social Work, Dr. Hafiz Munir Ahmed as Chairman Dept. of Comparative Religion & Culture, Dr. Yasmeen Iqbal as Director Institute of Physical Education, Dr. Ghulam Asghar Maka as Chairman Dept. of Microbiology, Dr. Nasreen Memon as Chairperson Dept. of Zoology and Ghulam Ali Jareko as Director Sustainable Development Study Centre (SDSC), University of Sindh Jamshoro.


The authorities of Sindh University (SU) Jamshoro have announced to donate one day basic salary of all the employees for the internally displaced persons (IDPs) of North Waziristan.

According to a statement issued here Friday from Public Relations Section, The registrar Ghulam Muhammad Bhutto said in his circular that the authorities of university had decided to contribute one day basic pay of all the employees from grade 2 to 22 for IDPs relief fund in order to help and support the people of North Waziristan on humanitarian grounds. The amount will soon be transferred to the IDPs relief fund.



The on roll students of Bachelor & Master degree programs for the academic session 2014 have been directed to deposit their remaining admission fees by August 11, 2014. In case of failure their examination results will be withheld.

According to a press release issued here on Thursday, Director Admission said that all those students enrolled in various Bachelor & Master Degree programs-2014 should deposit their remaining admission fees by August 11 so that their results could be announced.

The concerned students have been advised to obtain the bank challan of difference of fees from the Directorate of Admissions & deposit the same at Habib Bank Limited Jamshoro Branch within due date, failing which their examination results will be withheld.