Pakistan Engineering Council (PEC) has requested all greater schooling establishments to postpone the implementation of Greater Training Fee (HEC) Undergraduate Coverage 2020.
Within the 40th assembly of its governing council, PEC determined to uphold the physique’s prevailing insurance policies and requirements.
On this regard, PEC has written a letter to all universities saying that it has adopted a world normal below the rules of the Washington Accord, whereas, the HEC’s new coverage covers normal schooling solely.
Beneath the Washington Accord tips, PEC had already applied the OBE System through which 4-year built-in packages cowl all necessities of normal schooling other than the inspiration, breadth, and depth of the packages together with internships and FYDP.
In the meantime, HEC has reportedly determined to carry a gathering with PEC to resolve points for engineering packages within the coverage with mutual consensus.
Beforehand, HEC had acknowledged Undergraduate Coverage 2020 aimed toward defending the correct of scholars to amass high quality schooling and lift the worth of upper schooling levels each nationally and internationally.