First meeting of Executive Committee of Association of Private Sector Universities Pakistan, federal chapter held on 6th October 2020 at central secretariat of APSUP chaired by President Islamabad Chapter Dr Syed Tahir Hijazi Vice Chancellor of Muslim Youth University. The meeting was attended by all the office bearers and executive director APSUP.
After the discussion, the members decided to implement following short term and long term goals for the federal chapter.
Association will make all the effort to improve the public image of all private universities. The private sector universities are already contributing in providing best education to Pakistani youth in a very cost-effective manner.
Association will take necessary steps to facilitate parents and students to make university comfortable for them both admiratively and from education.
Association will interact with Regulatory bodies like Higher Education Commission (HEC), Pakistan Engineering Council (PEC), Pakistan Medical and Dental Council (PMDC) etc to help improving the education & research system in Pakistan.
All member universities will take advantage of each other experience to develop system within their universities to facilitate students & parents. In this regard two action items were recommended.
Dr. Alvi offered the services for sharing online degree attestation system which has already implemented successfully at FAUST. He will provide all assistance to member universities to develop this system so that the alumni can benefit from it as much as possible. It was also suggested to
develop a consortium of member universities to develop a centralized admission testing facility.
The Association should interact with All Pakistan Newspaper Society (APNS) to obtain a special advertisement package for the universities.
The Association member universities should develop a joint fund for the scholarships for the students enrolled at private universities.
All members will work to include more members in the Association. The sub campuses of private sector universities will be included in APSUP Federal Chapter as associate members. A meeting of Federal Chapter will be held on first Monday of every month.