Directorate of Advanced Studies & Semester Affairs

Introduction

Directorate of Advanced Studies & Research (DASR) came into existence alongwith the University of Poonch, Rawalakot Azad Jammu & Kashmir in April, 2012. The Directorate consists of two components i.e. i) Advanced Studies and ii) Research. The mission of the Directorate of Advanced Studies & Research is to promote higher education and scientific training, establish a strong research culture, within a dynamic, efficient and effective team of scientists and researchers. The Directorate tries to motivate the Faculty to play an active role to plan, strategize and to materialize the vision and mission of the University of Pooch, Rawalakot AJK. In addition, the DASR welcomes and creates good working relationship with other higher learning institutions, industries and donor agencies especially HEC, PSF, NIBGE, NARC, Agriculture Universities in Pakistan in the activities that can enhance entrepreneurship, academic and research excellence.

 

Responsibilities

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  • To facilitate all the post-graduate students for their admission, enrollment, approval of supervisory committees, approval of synopsis, approval and organization of defense of synopsis and thesis.

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  • To execute the functioning of different programmes at graduate and post-graduate levels that have been either already launched at all academic disciplines or to be launched in near future.

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  • To manage all matters and decisions related to Faculty and students incentives.

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  • To deal with all matters connected with the promotion of research and publications of results of research in the University.

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  • To assist advanced studies and research board in reviewing faculty research projects, and other projects financed by national and international research supporting agencies.

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  • To organize and coordinate national/international seminars, conferences, meetings etc. at the campus.

    Prof. Dr. Muhammad Fareed Khan (Director)
    Ph : +92 5824 960012
    Fax: +92 5824 960004
    E-mail: muhammadfareed@upr.edu.pk
     

     

    Shahid Iqbal Awan (Deputy Director)
    Ph : +92 5824 960012
    Fax: +92 5824 960004
    E-mail: shahidiqbal@upr.edu.pk