PHEC In Disarray As Chairperson’s Slot Lies Vacant Still

By Ammar Sheikh


The Punjab Higher Education Commission (PHEC) has been dysfunctional for almost a month as the Punjab government has been unable to appoint a permanent head and the duration of the temporary charge assigned to the Punjab Higher Education Department (HED) secretary also expired earlier in the month.


Positions of PHEC Chairperson, VCs Continue To Lie Vacant In Punjab

Despite a complete overhaul in the appointment criteria and process, the positions of PHEC chairperson and vice chancellors at 12 public universities continue to lie vacant, and the process of appointing suitable persons to these highly crucial academic positions in Punjab has not gathered satisfactory pace.