HEC Roadmap for next 10 years to be devised: Ahsan Iqbal

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ISLAMABAD, Sep 7 (APP): Minister for Planning, Development and Reform, Prof. Ahsan Iqbal said Wednesday that 10,000 PhD scholars would be produced on emergency basis during next 10 years.

While chairing a high-level meeting to formulate an action
plan for Pak-US Knowledge Corridor here, he said, a roadmap would be devised for Higher Education Commission (HEC) for next 10 years.

In this regard, a national level conference would be organized
to formulate the roadmap, he added.

He said, strong laboratories and calls rooms of any country
guarantee a strong nation.

Chairman, HEC, Dr. Mukhtar Ahmed and vice chancellors of the universities attended the meeting.