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The decision is about appointing the lecturers and maintaining the minimum selection criteria of 18 years of education.
HEC issued the letter to Vice-Chancellors and Rectors asking them to appoint lecturers having minimum qualification MPhil/MS or any equivalent degree. The letter also includes the deadline for the implementation which is June 30, 2017.
HEC also appreciated the universities who have already appointed the lecturers having 18 years of education and also advised them to continue this process in future.
Additionally, HEC has also extended the date, for appointing the Assistant Professors in Universities/degree awarding institutions, to January 1, 2018, and also used them to raise the minimum qualification to the Ph.D.