- HEC autonomy ordinance approved: Federal govt makes a decision to abolish freedom of HEC and also subordinate it to Ministry of Education and learning.
- According to the regulation, the appointment of the HEC chairperson will be for 2 years as well as the participants of HEC will be designated for four years.
- The HEC was established in 2002 as a self-governing institution to make certain the promotion of quality education and learning without any political interference.
The federal government has decided to formally end the autonomy of the Higher Education Payment (HEC) and also bring it under the Ministry of Education.
According to sources, the federal closet has actually authorized the regulation pertaining to HEC.
All decisions of the HEC will go through the authorization of the Ministry of Education, resources stated, including that Head of state Arif Alvi now has to authorize the regulation. It has actually been relabelled as the HEC Amendment Statute, 2021.
According to the regulation, the consultation of the HEC chairperson will be for two years and also the members of HEC will certainly be appointed for four years.
The HEC was established in 2002 as a self-governing establishment to ensure the promotion of high quality education without any political disturbance.
Even though the HEC is based in Islamabad, four of the 18 participants of the HEC Payment stand for the districts while two stand for the federation. For that reason, curtailing the freedom of the HEC might hurt the expanding cooperation in between the HEC and rural college set-ups.