LAHORE - Punjab University Vice Chancellor Prof Dr Mujahid Kamran hosted a lunch in the honour of Deputy Minister of International Relations and Co-operation of the Republic of South Africa Ebrahim Ismail Ebrahim at Executive Club on Wednesday. First Secretary of South African High Commission Islamabad Mike Nelwamondo, Security Advisor Crosby Batyi, senior journalist Mujeeb ur Rehman Shami, Prof Dr Khan Raas Masood, Prof Dr Aurangzeb Alamgir, Prof Dr Mansoor Sarwar, Prof Dr Zakria Zakir, Tariq Majeed Qureshi, Prof Dr Umbreen Javed, Javed Sami, Isar Rana and others were present on the occasion. Addressing the meeting, PU VC Dr Mujahid Kamran said that South Africa had the best scientists and the first heart transplant was carried out. He said that we could benefit from their knowledge and expertise. He said that Punjab University would enhance relations with South Asian universities. Talking to media, Mr Ebrahim said that he had visited Pakistan to increase economic, political relations and enhance people to people contact. He said that unfortunately, South Africa’s relations with Pakistan were not at the level that it should be. He said that he would play his role for improving cricket relations between the two countries and South African team’s visit to Pakistan. He said that life expectancy has increased in South Africa and every child was in school. He said that South Africa had independent foreign policy and we kept interest of African continent first. Later, PU VC presented gift of books to the delegates.

PU exam schedule: Punjab University Examination Department has notified that the Practical Examination of B.Ed 2nd annual examination, 2011 & 1st annual examination, 2012 in the subject of Biology (A&B) scheduled on November 09, 2012 will now be held on November 16, 2012. It is pertinent to mention here that groups, time and place will remain the same as already notified.

PU issues date sheets: Punjab University Examinations Department has issued written date sheets for the Second Semester Examination, 2012 of BS 4 Years Programme, Fourth Semester Examination, 2012 of BS 4 Years Programme, B.Com Part-I and II, 2nd annual examination 2012, First Year BS in Computer Science 2nd annual examination 2011 & 1st annual examination 2012, Second Year BS in Computer Sciences 2nd annual examination 2011 & 1st annual examination 2012, Third Year BS in Computer Science 2nd annual examination 2011 & 1st annual examination 2012, Fourth Year BS in Computer Science 2nd annual examination 2011 & 1st annual examination 2012, First Year MSc I.T 2nd annual examination 2011 & 1st annual examination 2012 and Second Year MSc I.T 2nd annual examination 2011 and 1st annual examination 2012. Detailed date sheets are also available at PU website www.pu.edu.pk.