LAHORE - Punjab University awarded four PhD degrees to the scholars in various disciplines.

Waqar Ali Khan S/o Zulfiqar Ali Khan got the degree in the subject of Chemical Engineering & Technology after approval of his thesis entitled “Heat Transfer Investigations in a Circulating Fluidized Bed Burning Coal”, Humaira Ahmad D/o Khalil Ahmad Noori in the subject of Islamic Studies after approval of her thesis entitled “Modernity, Postmodernity and Islamic Tradition’’, Asim Naeem alias Amir Ullah S/o Kaleem Ullah in the subject of Islamic Studies after approval of his thesis entitled “Urdu Tafseer Literature in Pakistan and Their Trends & Implications – A Critical and Analytical Study” and Sana Aslam D/o Muhammad Aslam in the subject of Chemistry after approval of her thesis entitled “Synthesis and Biological Evaluation of Pyrazolo [4,3-c][1,2] Benzothiazine 5,5-Dioxide derivatives”.

GCU PRODUCES PHD IN CHEMISTRY: The Government College University Lahore Monday produced a doctor of philosophy (PhDs) in the field of Chemistry. Saif Ullah completed his research titled “Studies in Extraction, Structure Elucidation and Anti-diabetic Potential of Bioactive Compounds from Species of Asteracea and Acanthaceae” under the supervision of Dr Durre Shahwar.

REGISTRATION CARD ISSUED: PU registration branch has issued result cards of MA part 1 to all the candidates who had submitted registration forms.

PU Deputy Registrar General Iqbal Khalil has said that the candidates who had not received registration card could contact registration branch till April 9 in order to submit MA Part 1 admission form. He said that a special counter had also been set up to facilitate candidates in this regard for entering registration number on admission forms.

He said that it would help them submit admission forms with single fees as after April 9, the admission form submission fees would be doubled.

Old Ravians reunion: The annual reunion of the Old Ravians is going to be held at the Government College University, Oval Ground on Saturday.

Old Ravians Union President Kamran Lashari, GCU Vice Chancellor Dr Khaleequr Rahman and a large number of Old Ravians from all over the world will attend reunion.

ORU Honorary Secretary Dr Khalid Manzoor Butt said Old Ravians from all over the world attend the reunion every year.  A large number of noted singers and artists will perform at the Music program to be held at after dinner. He said that Old Ravians can collect their invitations from the union office.