Higher Education Commission has decided to establish two University and colleges in Zhob and Dera Murad Jamali in Balochistan.
Lately, the Planning Commission has endorsed two projects of HEC, according to which HEC wants to establish two University College in Balochistan.
The University College Zhob has been approved as fundamental part of the Balochistan University of Information Technology, Engineering, and Management Sciences (BUUTEMS), Quetta.
The University College will bound to offer four-year degree programs in Business Administration, Economics, Computer Sciences and Information Technology.
Balochistan Government has also granted a piece of land covering 100 acres for the college and the Federal Government will build a base at a cost of Rs. 1.260 billion.
The second University College will be built in Dera Murad Jamali and will be a fundamental part of the Lasbela University of Agriculture, Water and Marine Sciences, Uthal.
The college will offer Bachelor degree programs in Agricultural Sciences, Environmental Sciences, Education, Sociology and Computer Sciences in its opening phase.
The college will also be there to endeavor courses in Livestock and Dairy Development and Food Technology/Food Sciences to students in the area.
The Provincial Government has also granted 500 acres land in Dera Murad Jamali for the endowment of College and for building the basic infrastructure, HEC will also provide Rs. 1.503 billion to complete a project in time.
HEC is also keen to offer necessary academic facilities at a temporary building to start classes and for the stipulation of infrastructure along with the associated facilities at the permanent campus of College for 800-1000 students.
HEC will also provide few common facilities such as a library, medical center, sports facilities, cafeteria, etc.