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To commemorate World Water and Forest Day, Pir Mehar Ali Shah Arid Agriculture University Rawalpindi (PMAS-AAUR) in collaboration with Sustainable Development Policy Institute (SDPI), Reducing Emission from Deforestation and Forest Degradation (REDD) Office in the Ministry of Climate Change  organized a seminar on March 21, 2017 at main campus.   Federal Secretary, M .... read more
The Pir Mehr Ali Shah Arid Agriculture University (PMAS-AAUR) again achieved Excellence in Quality Assurance as announced by Higher Education Commission (HEC) of Pakistan. Quality Assurance Agency (QAA) Higher Education Commission got the mandate to enhance the quality of education of all Degree Awarding Institutions (DAIs) through Internal and External Quality Assurance Mechanism. In .... read more
A seminar on ‘Integrated Weed Management a way forward to Weed Eradication’ was held at Pir Mehr Ali Shah Arid Agriculture University Rawalpindi (PMAS-AAUR), on March 7, 2017, in order to raise awareness among farmers about the benefits of eradicating weeds.   The university’s vice chancellor, Prof Dr Rai Niaz Ahmad, was invited as the chief guest, .... read more
A two-day (March 6-7, 2017) international seminar on Promotion of Floriculture in Pakistan held at the Pir Mehr Ali Shah Arid Agriculture University Rawalpindi (PMAS-AAUR), with an aim to promote the flower cultivation at commercial and export level in Pakistan.   The seminar was arranged by the Department of Horticulture in collaboration with the Pakistan society of hort .... read more
Governor Punjab, Malik Muhammad Rafique Rajwana has said use of modern technology in agriculture would strengthen economy and improve lives of farmers in the country.   He stated this while inaugurating the indigenous hydroponic unit designed by Pir Mehr Ali Shah Arid Agriculture University Rawalpindi (PMAS-AAUR) at Governor House Punjab, Lahore, on February 16, 2017. .... read more
Pir Mehr Ali Shah Arid Agriculture University Rawalpindi (PMAS-AAUR) and Planning and Development(P&D) Department, Government of the Punjab organised a consultative meeting for prioritizing initiatives/proposals for Annual Development Program (ADB) 2017-18, on February 13, 2017.   The meeting was chaired by Vice Chancellor, Prof Dr Rai Niaz Ahmad, while Dr Mukhtar Ahm .... read more
The Pir Mehr Ali Shah-Arid Agriculture University Rawalpindi (PMAS-AAUR) observed National Green Day, on February 9, 2017, and conducted plantation drive on the campus under the Prime Minister’s Green Pakistan Programme.   The Green Pakistan Programme was initiated following the directions of the Prime Minister for reinstating forestry in Pakistan and countering the .... read more
A 15-day training workshop on hydroponic agriculture (soilless farming) started at the Pir Mehr Ali Shah Arid Agriculture University on February 6, 2016.   As many as 25 farmers from different parts of the province, including Multan, Faisalabad, Chakwal, Pak Patten, Attock and Rawalpindi, will get training on plant seeds without soil.   Vice Chancellor Prof. .... read more
Punjab Governor Malik Muhammad Rafique Rajwana urged the youth to curb terrorism and sectarianism by developing Islamic thoughts and promoting the teachings of Sufis like Pir Mehr Mehr Ali Shah (RA).   He stated this while addressing at the inauguration ceremony of ‘Pir Mehr Ali Shah Chair’ at Pir Mehr Ali Shah Arid Agriculture University Rawalpindi (PMAS-AAUR .... read more