Assignment # 1(Spring 2010)
English Comprehension (ENG 101)
Total Marks: 15
- To enhance and test students’ knowledge of grammatical terms, and their usage.
- Use of different skills to improve reading comprehension.
|Federal charter granted by Government of Pakistan||Sep-02|
|Virtual University launches 2 free to air Educational Broadcast|
Television Channels (VUTV 1 & VUTV 2)
|University adds 2 more channels to its Television Network (VUTV 3 & VUTV 4)||Aug-06|
|VU goes global - All video lecture placed on YouTube||Jun-08|
|Launch of a unique VU e-Examination System||Oct-08|
|Enrollment exceeds 50,000 students||Sep-09|
|Launch of VU Open Courseware website||Oct-11|
|VU Open Courseware website declared best website of the year||Apr-12|
|Deployment of VU Examination Software to NUST for conduct of Entry Test||Jun-12|
|Student enrollment crosses 100,000 mark||Oct-12|
|VU offers its educational resources to other universities free of cost||Nov-12|
|VU partners with University of the Punjab and Technical University Kaiserslautern, Germany to launch B.Ed. in Technical Education||Sep-14|
|Deployment of VU Learning Management System (VULMS) to Concordia Colleges||Sep-14|
|University starts Degree Programs in Life Sciences||Sep-14|
|Launch of VU Journal||Sep-14|
|Launch of Global Languages website||Nov-14|
|Initiation of Ph.D. Programs||Sep-15|
|1.||Secretary, Ministry of Information Technology & Telecom, Government of Pakistan, Islamabad||Chairman|
|2.||Rector, Virtual University of Pakistan||Member|
|3.||Secretary, Ministry of Education, Islamabad or his nominee not below the rank of Joint Secretary||Member|
|4.||Secretary , Ministry of Information & Media Development, Government of Pakistan, Islamabad||Member|
|5.||Chairperson, Higher Education Commission or his nominee not below the rank of an officer of BPS 20||Member|
|6.||Chairman, National Telecommunications Corporations or his nominee not below the rank of an officer of BPS 20||Member|
|7.||Registrar, Virtual University of Pakistan||Secretary|
|8.||One Retired Judge of the Supreme Court of Pakistan.||Member|
|9.||One Serving or Retired Rector or Vice Chancellor of a Public Sector University||Members|
|10-12.||Three Eminent Educationists or Scientists not being Employees of the University||Member|
|13.||One Expert from Financial Sector||Member|
|14.||One Dean of the University||Member|
|Published On: Friday, September 22, 2017|
|Directorate of Quality Enhancement (DQE) organized a "One Day Training Workshop on “Project Preparation, Monitoring and Evaluation” for its academic and administrative staff on September 21, 2017 at Virtual University Head Office. The workshop was chaired by Dr. Naveed A Malik, (Rector Virtual University of Pakistan). Dr. Naveed A Malik highlighted the purpose of organizing this workshop. He emphasized that professional development of faculty and staff is a continuous process.|
Dr. Muhammad Mohsin Javed Director, Directorate of Quality Enhancement (DQE), Dr. Muhammad Tariq Pervez Assistant Professor of Department of Bioinformatics, Mr. Sarfraz Ahmad Awan, Assistant Professor of Computer Sciences Department and Mr. Ali Abbas Lecturer from Management Sciences Department, of Virtual University of Pakistan were the resource persons in the workshop.
The resource persons delivered a comprehensive & thought provoking lecture Project Preparation, Monitoring and Evaluation and its application in public sector.
|Published On: Wednesday, November 1, 2017|
Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) – Announcement and Training MaterialHEC has provided an opportunity for students who have earned a laptop under the PM's National Laptop Scheme to get MOS training and enhance their skills in Microsoft Office as Specialist in order to work with this suite with full professional proficiency. In addition to this, it is a chance to get Certified for globally renowned Microsoft Office Certification (MOS) worth $96 for FREE.
VU Students who have earned a laptop under the PM's National Laptop Scheme are therefore advised to enroll as a VU Student at Microsoft Imagine Academy (MSIA) to get Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) Online Training, etc. On the other hand, (Offline) Learning Plan, Syllabus, Study Material, Reference Books, Practice Quizzes, etc. and particularly a document with instructions for the whole procedure can be found at the following URL: mos.vu.edu.pk
Once a candidate gets trained as per the syllabus and practices well for the particular MOS Exam, he/she should register as a Test Candidate at Certiport to appear in the said exam.
The above mentioned VU Students are therefore advised to enroll themselves at MSIA for MOS Training and Learning Program first and then register at Certiport for the exam. The mode of exam is online and the candidates have to appear at authorized VU’s Certiport Testing Centres on scheduled dates assigned by the campus administrators only.
These VU Students are further advised to take their exam(s) before November 30, 2017, which is the deadline to take the MOS exam.
Given below is the list of VU authorized Certiport Testing Centres:
For more information, please visit HEC’s recommended page for Microsoft Imagine Academy (MSIA) at the following link:
Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS):
For MSIA Enrollment as VU Student and/or VU Faculty/Staff:
For registration at Certiport for MOS Exam:
Feel free to ask in case of any query at firstname.lastname@example.org within office hours: 09:00AM to 05:00PM.