HEC to introduce online degree verification system soon

EducationHEC to introduce online degree verification system soon

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan: Higher Education Commission (HEC) was making efforts to upgrade all existing degree verification system and its records into the modern online system by taking pivotal steps in this regard.

Earlier, the attestation and accreditation (AA) division of HEC looks into the affairs of degree verification, equivalence through conventional means to check the credibility of a degree.

According to an official of the commission, to stop issuance of dubious and fake degrees HEC has finalized a software in collaboration with the National Database Regulatory Authority (NADRA) that will issue a specific code for each degree.

Through the system, he said, the old system of degree verification would be converted into the modern way.The process of introducing online system will take a short time as HEC has to upgrade the record of millions of students studying in the higher educational institutions of the country.

The official said that in the future plans of the HEC, a modern system was being introduced through which the commission will receive the online record of any student automatically, who will get admission anywhere of the HEC recognize universities.

Another official said that HEC contacts academics when the degree is of some high-profile person or there are signs of doubt.

Sources from the attestation and accreditation department of HEC informed that there were numerous physical records and academic parameters that were ascertained.

Source: APP

Mati-Ullah is the Online Editor For DND. He is the real man to handle the team around the Country and get news from them and provide to you instantly.

Must read

Recent News

PM Shahbaz stresses need for Pakistan-Turkmenistan enhanced trade, economic, investment & cultural ties

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan: The Deputy Chairman of the Cabinet of Ministers and Minister for Foreign Affairs of Turkmenistan Rashid Meredov called on Prime Minister Shahbaz...

Third Round of Pakistan-Turkmenistan Bilateral Political Consultations held

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan: The Third Round of Pakistan-Turkmenistan Bilateral Political Consultations was held at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Islamabad on Tuesday.The Deputy Prime...

Pakistan, Egypt agree to enhance cooperation in religious education

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan: The Federal Minister for Religious Affairs and Interfaith Harmony Chaudhry Salik Hussain in Islamabad on Tuesday said that Pakistan wants to strengthen...

Forecast of significant rainfall and potential flooding across KP & AJK

Storms and rain expected in southern Sindh: NDMA issues alert to relevant departmentsISLAMABAD, Pakistan: According to the National Emergency Operation Center (NEOC) of...

Interbank Dollar Rate Today in Pakistan – 23 July 2024

Interbank Exchange Rates in Pakistan The Interbank Closing Exchange Rate in Pakistan has been issued by the State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) for July 23,...