Peshawar, Deserving students of University of Peshawar (UoP) and two basic colleges have got 152 laptops on Tuesday.
The ceremonies were also organized at Convocation Hall of the UoP and Jinnah College for Women.
Chairman of the Senate Standing Committee for Higher Education Senator Abdul Nabi Bangash has given laptops to needy students at the Convocation Hall of the university. The UoP Vice Chancellor Prof. Dr. Muhammad Rasul Jan and Deans of faculties were also present on the occasion.
He said on this occasion that allocation of budget for education is not enough. There should be handsome budget allocation for education sector and funds should also be provided for deserving students.
The senator advised the students to make better use of laptops in research and development.
After wards the ceremony was also conducted at Jinnah College for Women for the BS students. Vice-Chancellor University of Peshawar Prof. Dr. Muhammad Rasul Jan distributed gold medals, awards and laptops among the brilliant students.
Forman Christian College University, Photography Society has got the first prize at the Bestival Photography Competition. The contest was organized from 7 to 10 March 2013 at Beaconhouse National University.
The competition was based on the theme of “Intimacy”. As many as 14 teams from several universities took part in the contest. FCC students, Maryam Azhar (MBA) and Rizwan Ahmed (BS Business) participated in the competition from the FPS platform.
They presented three portraits each. The picture “The paradox of Choices” won the competition. The judges asked the participants to produce digital images and process them with photo transfer techniques. The juries arbitrated the pictures on photo composition, creativity, transferring technique and the presentation of their final artwork.