ISLAMABAD: The Higher Education Commission (HEC) is about to get Rs42,450 million for the fiscal yr 2021-22 underneath the Public Sector Development Programme (PSDP).
According to the finances doc issued on Friday, Rs29,736 million have been earmarked for ongoing schemes and Rs12,713 million for brand spanking new schemes.
Among the continuing schemes, an quantity of Rs100 million has been allotted for the Centre of Mathematical Science (CMS) at PIEAS Islamabad, Rs225 million for the event of Fatima Jinnah Women University, Campus-II (Phase-2) Chakri Road Rawalpindi, Rs300 million for the institution of Federal Institute in Hyderabad, Rs100 million for organising the Main Campus of the Federal Urdu University of Arts, Science and Technology in Islamabad and Rs300 million for the institution of FATA University.
Furthermore, Rs250 million have been allotted for the institution of NUST Campus at Quetta, Rs500 million for growth and upgradation of International Islamic University Islamabad, Rs250 million for the institution of the University of Baltistan at Skardu, and Rs175 million for the institution of the University Campus for Women at Bannu.
Likewise, Rs1,750 million have been earmarked for Higher Education Development Programme (HEDP), Rs800 million for Overseas Scholarships for MS/M, and a number of other others.
Among new schemes, Rs375 million have been earmarked for strengthening of Shaheed Benazir Bhutto Women University Peshawar, Rs300 million for strengthening of The Women University Multan (Phase-II), and Rs411 million for upgrading Abdul Wali Khan University Mardan.
Furthermore, Rs1,000 million has been reserved for the institution of the Centre for Advanced Research in Molecular, Genetic, and Allied Facilities at SMBB Medical University Larkana and Rs25 million for the supply of lacking amenities for The Shaikh Ayaz University Shikarpur.