PESHAWAR: Higher Education Payment chairman Dr Tariq Banuri on Friday stated Khyber Pakhtunkhwa universities government one of the most costly in the nation as well as blamed their unnecessary expense and also overstaffing for it
He was talking throughout a top-level conference held right here at the Governor’s House on the administrative and also monetary issues of the general public field universities.
KP Guv Shah Farman, that is additionally the chancellor of federal government colleges in the province, chaired the conference of the rural and government authorities.
The conference phoned call to review methods and indicates to address the problems of universities was gone to by federal education preacher Shafqat Mahmood, unique assistant to the KP chief minister on college Kamran Bangash, HEC principal Tariq Banuri, as well as chairman of the head of state’s task force scientific research and also innovation Dr Attaur Rehman.
Dr Banuri blames unneeded expenses, overstaffing for it.
Federal education and learning assistant Farah Hamid and the college assistants of Punjab as well as Khyber Pakhtunkhwa universities, who likewise participated in the conference, briefed participants regarding the affairs of government colleges in their corresponding areas.
The participants reviewed administrative, economic and scholastic problems of the universities and also suggested rehabilitative procedures, according to an official declaration released below.
Bulk of KP’s universities have been encountering economic as well as management issues for the last years.
An individual told Dawn that HEC chairman Tariq Banuri firmly insisted that the University of Peshawar spent over Rs300,000 on a pupil yearly as well as those costs were very high.
He also grumbled concerning the extreme education and learning expenditure in Gomal University Dera Ismail Khan and Farming University of Peshawar.
Resources said the 3 colleges were struggling to pay wage and also pension because of the serious financial dilemma.
A current high-level questions conducted by the Provincial Inspection Group proclaimed that the University of Peshawar had actually economically sunk due to the prohibited or irregular appointments of 2,756 workers in the last one years and also extravagant expenditure, including paying numerous allowances to unauthorised staff members.
According to the 63-page inquiry report, the UoP has actually been paying hundreds of millions of rupees each year to its employees in different heads, which they were not entitled to.
The Guv’s Residence meeting discussed the procedure for the visit of vice-chancellors, including credentials, requirements and function of the search as well as analysis committee, and the performance of VCs.
The individuals agreed to manage the recruitment of non-teaching faculty in public field universities in line with the ‘settled device’.
They likewise reviewed outside audits of colleges as well as steps to boost their monetary events.
The governor claimed the search and also examination board must examine the procedure for the choice and also short-listing of VCs thinking about the reality that the VC’s setting is a completely administrative one.
An individual told Dawn that the guv asked Dr Attaur Rehman to give even more ‘weightage’ to the administrative capabilities of the prospect as generally, the VC article was a management one.
He additionally firmly insisted that the law needs to have room for the manager as currently, only an academician could become a VC.
Mr Rehman, that heads the academic search committee for the visit of VCs in KP, said 40 percent of the marks for such postings were for administrative experience, 30 percent for academics as well as 30 per cent for research study.
The guv told the conference that the blog posts of the university registrar, controller, provost and also treasurer ought to be filled up by experts as opposed to teachers.
Preacher Shafqat Mahmood stated a uniformed legislation should cover all colleges of the nation.
At the same time, a consultative conference was kept in Peshawar on educational, monetary as well as administrative reforms in the College of Peshawar on Friday.
The individuals consisted of the HEC chairman and vice-chancellors of UoP, University of Design and also Innovation, Agriculture University, and also Islamia College Peshawar.