ZU seeks UVAS collaboration for veterinary programs

Vice-Chancellor Ziauddin University (ZU) Karachi Prof Dr Syed Irfan Hyder visited the University of Veterinary and Animal Sciences (UVAS) Lahore, called on Vice-Chancellor Prof Dr Nasim Ahmad and sought UVAS collaboration to initiate veterinary degree program at his university.

The Director Advance Studies and Research Board Prof Dr Sarwar Khan, Prof Dr Rana Ayub, Prof Dr Asim Khalid and other faculty members and officers were present. Speaking on the occasion, Prof Nasim said that UVAS has always been focusing on enhance technical skills of its graduates and playing a vital role in the development of livestock, poultry, dairy and food industries by using their knowledge and skills as a human resource. He said that UVAS is providing ample opportunities of entrepreneurship to its young graduates. He said that UVAS will provide technical assistance to Ziauddin University to initiate DVM degree program at the Ziauddin University. Earlier, he also spoke about the history of UVAS, various degree programs, research, training and services of UVAS.

During the meeting, VC Ziauddin University Dr Syed Irfan Hayder sought suggestions and technical input from UVAS senior faculty members to initiate veterinary degree program at his university. Various areas of collaboration between the two universities related to food processing, value editing, packaging technology, marketing and networking to sell farmers’ products at good rates to enhance their profitability were discussed during the meeting. Dr Rana Ayub spoke about the role of Center for Applied Policy Research in Livestock (CAPRIL) for the preparation of policy paper to solve livestock issues and way forward for the government.

Later, Prof Dr Syed Irfan Hyder also visited various departments of UVAS Ravi Campus Pattoki including Milk Plant, Central Laboratory Complex, Small Ruminant Farm, Clinics, Dairy Training and Research Center and Prof Dr Akram Educational Complex, etc.

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Top medical universities of Pakistan

Medical is one of the most respected professions in the world. In Pakistan, many people opt for medical as well. There are numerous medical institutes in Pakistan where thousands of students apply yearly. In this article, you will find the Top medical universities of Pakistan.

Aga Khan Medical University

Aga Khan Medical University, also known as AKU, is in Karachi and is one of the best medical universities. It is a renowned name of excellence in the medical field in Pakistan. AKU is also ranked as a leading medical university in Pakistan and ranked as the top 185th best university in ASIA medical university. The main campus is in Karachi, and it also has other campuses in the United Kingdom, Kenya, and Uganda.

King Edward Medical University

King Edward Medical University is in Lahore; every Pakistani is familiar with this name. This institute has a high standard of educational infrastructure, and many students get enrolled here every year. The Higher Education Commission has given the 6th rank to King Edward Medical University in the best institutes of medical education. It has many learning departments such as basic sciences, medicine, health sciences and much more.

Dow University of Health Sciences

This institute is in Karachi. Dow is one of the oldest and highly ranked public research institutes of Pakistan. Dow basically offers undergraduate, postgraduate and doctoral programs. In fact, it has recently announced admissions in Clinical Research Certified Professional course too. It ranks as the 3rd best medical university in Pakistan.

University of Health Sciences

University of Health Sciences, which is also known as UHS, is situated in Lahore. UHS aims to give brilliance in medical as well as health sciences on an international standard. The institute focuses on delivering an excellent high-quality education by its internationally qualified professionals. It ranks as the 2nd best medical colleges in Pakistan.

Isra University, Hyderabad

Isra University is a non-profit organization which is owned by the Isra Islamic Foundation. The university offers programs in allied medical, engineering, science, medicine and dentistry. Isra University has three campuses which are in Islamabad, Karachi and Hyderabad. Isra University ranked on the top 4th medical university in Pakistan.

Ziauddin University

Ziauddin University (ZU) is in Karachi, it is HEC’s recognized degree awarding school and is the top 5th medical university in Pakistan. Ziauddin is a private university which has numerous departments such as medicine, dentistry, bio-medical engineering, nursing, pharmacy and the list goes on.

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