Friday, May 13, 2016

LCWU celebrates its 94th anniversary

LAHORE, All set to celebrate 94th commemoration of foundation of Lahore College for Women University (LCWU) on Thursday (today).

As per a public statement issued here on Wednesday, LCWU, with enlistment of more than 10 thousand understudies, is a prestigious ladies college which was set up as a school on May 5, 1922. Bad habit Chancellor Dr Uzma Qureshi has masterminded an occasion as a team with Lahore College Associates (LCA) in the grounds where Higher Education Minister Zakia Shahnawaz will be the main visitor.

Built up in May 1922 as a middle of the road private school, LCWU was initially housed in an expanding on Hall Road, Lahore, with a sum of 60 understudies and 13 staff individuals. By 1950, the school quality had expanded to 600 understudies and the school was moved to the present expanding on Jail Road.

From May 1922 till today, Lahore College for Women University has seen gigantic development and improvement in different instructive projects.

LCWU by 1922 was associated with the University of the Punjab with undergrad programs in 18 disciplines. Inside the following two years the foundation had presented graduate projects in 14 subjects. LCWU has delighted in the status of being one of the pioneer young ladies' degree schools of Pakistan since 1940. Postgraduate classes in English were started in 1940 and respects classes in five subjects were presented in 1949. BSc classes began in 1955 while postgraduate classes in the subjects of Economics and Physics began in 1966. By 1979 Islamic Studies, Political Science and Psychology were additionally added to the regularly expanding rundown of controls taught at the college.

The college turned into a self-ruling body in 1990 and as its development advanced it was likewise lifted to the status of a college on tenth September 2002 which set it in the running for getting to be one of the main colleges of Pakistan. Lahore College for Women University is focused on advancing contemporary and basic thought in a portion of the major testing disciplines on the planet including Information Technology, Mass Communication, Environmental Sciences and Pharmacy which have been fortified and created with the liberal help of HEC. Before just two offices to be specific Physics and Botany were putting forth Masters in their individual fields. Amid 1990 to 2002 in the supervision of Professor Dr Bushra Mateen fourteen subjects in four year degree system were likewise presented.

In the Year 2010, another critical point of reference was accomplished as by and by Punjab government regarded this college by affiliating Govt Islamia College for Women, Cooper Road, Govt College for Women, Samanabad Lahore and Govt Degree College for Women, Gulberg Lahore with LCWU.

In a message on originators day Vice Chancellor Dr Uzma Qureshi has said that her group is sure of adapting to challenges in advanced education segment in 21st Century, particularly scholarly incredibleness, budgetary manageability and enabling of ladies graduates through brought together vital arranging, invigorating scholastic projects, exploration and development, and an arrangement of convictions that stretch trustworthiness and resilience important to improve the world a spot to live in.