Peshawar: Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Minister for Labour and Mineral Development, Anisa Zeb Tahirkheli has expressed gratitude over the role of Shaheed Benazir Bhutto Women University Peshawar in promoting higher education.
She said quality education and research was the only way to meet the challenges of modern world. Students should become punctual and serious with study because today’s knowledge would help them in their practical life, she added.
This she said while addressing the lap-top distribution ceremony under the Prime Minister’s Lap-Top Scheme at Shaheed Benazir Bhutto Women University Peshawar on Thursday. On this occasion, lap-tops were distributed among research scholars of MPhil, Islamic Studies, Economics and Psychology.
Anisa Zeb said the university was a place of great opportunity for young women of the province. She said our culture and norms needed separate institution for women at higher level. The university not only fulfilled that requirement but also became a great institute that gave affiliation to many collages.
The Minister stated that despite of serious challenges, the provincial government was trying tooth and nail to promote education in the province.
Highlighting the importance of women education, she said the educated women has a great role in national development. They should focus on their academic career.