ISLAMABAD -  The two-day Vice Chancellors' Forum 2013 on 'Universities in the Islamic World: Challenges of Internationalisation' ended Tuesday providing an opportunity for developing and promoting linkages among universities/higher education institutions in the Islamic world in future.

In the concluding ceremony Dr SM Junaid Zaidi, Rector Comsats Institute of Information Technology (CIIT), Dr Mukhtar Ahmed, Executive Director Higher Education Commission (HEC), and Prof Nisar Ahmed Siddique, Vice Chancellor IBA Sukkur, addressed the gathering.  The CIIT has organised VC's forum 2013 in collaboration with HEC, government of Pakistan, Islamic Education Cultural Organisation (ISESCO) and Federation of the Universities of the Islamic World (FUIW).  More than 130 VCs of the Islamic world participated in the event. The VC forum 2013 provided a platform to the universities, leaders of academia for research cooperation in different mutual interest sectors.–Staff Reporter