Speakers at the workshop suggested olive industry of Pakistan should be sustainable as well as profitable in order to compete in the international market. Moreover, selection of suitable regions, appropriate olive varieties, selection of suitable cultivars, pest and disease management, ensuring quality control, preparing human capital and capacity building of farmers are some of the u .... read more
Federal Minister for Planning and Development Ahsan Iqbal said on Wednesday that agriculture is the backbone of Pakistan economy. It is the need of the time to shift agriculture on modern trends to make Pakistan a food sufficient country and to enhance water storage capacity in order to meet water related issues.
He stated this while addressing as chief guest at the ina .... read more
A one day seminar on “Pakistan’s Strategic Environment and its Defence Policy: an Analysis of Current Challenges and Prospects” was held at Pir Mehr Ali Shah Arid Agriculture University Rawalpindi (PMAS-AAUR), here on Wednesday.
Defence Analyst Lt-Gen (Rtd.) Masood Aslam was the chief guest, while Dr. Zafar Nawaz Jaspal, Director, Schoo .... read more
The 51st meeting of the Academic Council of Pir Mehr Ali Shah Arid Agriculture University was held on September, 11, 2015 in the University Seminar room. Prof. Dr. Rai Niaz Ahmad, Vice Chancellor, PMAS-AAUR presided over the meeting.
Senior faculty members, teaching heads, Librarian, Registrar, and Deans of Faculties, Directors of institu .... read more
Veterinary experts at a seminar on Wednesday appreciated efforts of the Food and Agriculture Organization over the adoption of measures against the transboundary diseases spreading in the country.They stressed the need for adopting effective measures recommended by the veterinary experts for the creation of and by awareness among the stakeholders to eradicate these diseases.
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A five Days (August 31 to September 04, 2015) training workshop for the facilitators of “Active Citizens Program (ACP)” held at Pir Mehr Ali Shah Arid Agriculture University Rawalpindi (PMAS-AAUR). The workshop was organized in collaboration with Higher Education Commission (HEC) and British Council, with an aim to build the capacity of the trainees, and r .... read more
University Institute of Information Technology (UIIT) of Pir Mehr Ali Shah Arid Agriculture University Rawalpindi (PMAS-AAUR) organized its 8th annual Open House on August 25, 2015, with the objectives to enable the students to show their creativity, innovation, hard work as well as enable them to understand market trends and to strengthen the linkage between industry & acade .... read more
Sidra Bibi, student of M.Phil Biochemistry, is among the 36 students who have been declared the winners of the Essay Writing Competition. The competition on the topic "Extremism" was organized by the Higher Education Commission in connection with Independence Day celebration and total 379 students all over the Pakistan participated. PMAS-AAUR Vice Chancellor, Prof. .... read more
Speakers at a workshop stressed that there is a dire need to adopt Information Communication technology (ICT) for effective farming to enhance agricultural production. They urged to equip young rural girls with ICT skills and emphasized the need of changing mindset which limits women recognition and acceptance in the society.
They stated this while addressing at a workshop on &ldq .... read more
To commemorate the country’s Independence Day, a flag-hoisting ceremony was held at the Pir Mehr Ali Shah Arid Agriculture University Rawalpindi (PMAS-AAUR), with renewal of the pledge to make the country, strong, progressive, prosperous and self-reliant, here on Friday.
The vice-chancellor PMAS-AAUR, Prof. Dr. Rai Niaz Ahmad, , Registrar, de .... read more