Lecturer’s minimum qualification should be 18 years of education: HEC
The Higher Education Commission directed the universities and degree awarding institutes to ensure that hiring lecturers must have 18 years of education.
HEC issued a letter to the vice chancellors of institutes to ensure that lecturers must have a minimum of 18 years of education or Masters Degree from the foreign university. Deadline for implementation of the decision issued is June 30, 2017.
The universities and institutes which have already implemented the decision are appreciated and hoped that they will continue to implement the decision.
Additionally, HEC extended the date for appointment of assistant professors in universities or degree awarding institutes to January 1, 2018. HEC directed them to raise education to the Ph.D.