BAHAWALPUR - The selection of efficient and competent teaching staff is essential to maintain quality and standards of education. That’s why the IUB has been pursuing merit policy to attain the goal.IUB VC Dr Mukhtar uttered these lines during a meeting with the senior Faculty members after inspecting the proceedings of the written test of the Visiting Lecturers at Baghdadul Jadid Campus.The VC remarked that the merit policy had proved key for success as the university had climbed HEC’s ranking four points within a short span of time.He said that the proficient teachers would be the architects of bright future of students. He disclosed that a transparent process had been adopted for the selection of the deserving and talented visiting lecturers for different departments and that he was personally supervising the whole process to ensure fair selection.Approximately, 1500 candidates appeared in the written tests for various disciplines in the IUB and affiliated colleges.