ISLAMABAD - An academician from the Department of Education of National University of Modern Languages (NUML), Islamabad, has been conferred upon the coveted "Best Thesis Award" in her International Master of Education in Educational Leadership and Policy (IM.Ed-ELP) Program by the International Teacher Education Department, East China Normal University (ECNU).

Dr. Khushbakht Hina, Assistant Professor in Department Of Education, was awarded merit scholarship by ECNU through Ministry of Education Pakistan and Ministry of Commerce China. A total of two Pakistani candidates were selected from federal government and Punjab government institutes for this program among other 31 students from 15 nationalities.

Dr. Hina wrote her thesis on the topic of "New Pre-Service Teacher Education Program for Teacher Professionalization in Pakistan : Context, Structure and Challenges" which was selected for the Best Thesis Award by the board of veteran academician at ECNU.

Moreover, she also had the honor of completing her degree with 3.8 CGPA on scale of 4 and earned the coveted Roll of Honor. The main focus of the program was to give and impart an international experience to teachers of developing countries.