Inauguration of the secretariat of PNQAHE by Honorable Mushtaq Ahmad Ghani, Speaker of Provincial Assembly of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa at Khyber Medical University Peshawar

Quality Assurance in Higher Education is the main focus of this era worldwide. Higher education commission has established a setup of quality assurance in all HEIs of Pakistan. In order to develop a network among all HEIs in respect of quality education, Pakistan Network of Quality Assurance in Higher Education (PNQAHE) was established in the 1st international conference of Quality Assurance arranged by QEC KMU in 2017.

The Mission of PNQAHE is to strengthen the system of Quality Assurance in Higher Education and develop liaison among the national and international Quality Assurance practitioners and stakeholders to bring forward Pakistan in the list of developed countries. PNQAHE achieved its milestone in a short span of time and became a regional partner of INQAHE, published 4 volumes of the research journal of Quality Assurance, organized 2nd international conference in the province of Punjab (University of Education Lahore), 3rd international conference is planned in the province of Sindh. More than 50 Universities are members of PNQAHE.

In the 7th meeting of the Executive Committee of PNQAHE, Prof. Dr Zia Ul Haq, Vice-Chancellor Khyber Medical University was nominated as the President of PNQAHE and Director QEC as General Secretary of PNQAHE for a term of 03 years. On 23rd September 2021, the Honorable Speaker of Provincial Assembly of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Mr Mushtaq Ahmad Ghani, and Professor Dr Zia Ul Haq, President PNQAHE (Vice Chancellor KMU) has inaugurated the secretariat of PNQAHE at QEC, Khyber Medical University, Peshawar.  At the event, Prof. Dr. Saleem Gandapur Registrar, Syeda  Asiyah Bukhari General Secretary PNQAHE (Director QEC KMU) were also present.