JAMSHORO: 24, NOVEMBER, 2021: (Report by: Ali Murad Chandio): An important meeting of focal persons of different campuses, deans of faculties, directors of centers & institutes and chairpersons of departments was held in the Senate Hall under the chair of Vice-Chancellor of University of Sindh Professor (Meritorious) Dr. Muhammad Siddique Kalhoro which decided to start the second semester examinations at Allama I.I Kazi Campus Jamshoro and all its campuses from November 30, 2021.
The meeting approved setting deadline of November 29, 2021 for the students to deposit their annual fees so ad tp appear in the examinations.
It was stated in the meeting that in order to appear in the examination, the students have to deposit their admission fee.
The house also decided that students would get 10-10 marks for attendance and assignment, however, there would be 30 marks for mid-term and 50 marks for semester examinations.
Talking on the occasion, the Vice-Chancellor Dr. Muhammad Siddique Kalhoro said that due to 20% increment in salaries in July, the financial burden on the university had increased to Rs 510 million annually.
He announced that 10% increment would be issued to pensioners from this month despite difficult financial constraints.
He said that he was aware that due to low pension, it would be difficult for retired employees to make a living, therefore the 10% increment would be given to them.
He said that the present service and retired employees would be paid the difference of the increments once the special grants is released. (04)