The Greater Training Fee (HEC) wouldn’t acknowledge 2-year bachelor’s levels, Bachelor of Arts (BA) and Bachelor of Science (BSc), undertaken after the calendar yr 2018. HEC additionally issued notifications to affiliated colleges and DAIs (Diploma Awarding Establishments) that it could not acknowledge these packages within the occasion their certifications are awarded.
In March 2017 and July 2019, a notification issued by the Greater Training Fee known as upon affiliate universities to right away discontinue educational curriculums according to the Fee’s determination.
The Fee, nonetheless, noticed that the aforementioned packages have been nonetheless being supplied at establishments, regardless of the notifications.
The Fee formally introduced a alternative Affiliate Diploma (AD) program in 2019 – a directive issued to right away part out the previous 2-year packages, which largely supplied nothing however unemployed graduates.
The notification additional concluded that college students who enrolled earlier than thirty first December 2018 within the discontinued packages are allowed to finish them till December 2020. College students who failed in these exams could be awarded the brand new Affiliate Diploma upon completion.
Via the AD program, the HEC goals for affiliate establishments to offer a common training that has a broader spectrum of utility in society. College students shall be skilled within the metrics of selling, monetary literacy, and ethics.