KARACHI: The Mohammad Ali Jinnah University (MAJU), Karachi, has decided to establish the Confucius Institute at its premises.
This was announced on Friday by the president of MAJU, Prof. Dr. Zubair Shaikh. He said that in order to bring our academic standard at par with international system of education all possible steps are being taken sincerely.
In this regard `we are establishing a China's Confucian Center at MAJU, THE institute is being named after a Chinese scholar and philosopher of spring and autumn period of Chinese history.
The president informed that as per cultural exchange program we will send our students to Australia in near future. Moreover, we are also establishing our contacts with international universities and scholars to promote research work here'.
He told a veteran Professor from Harvard University, USA, that we will very soon start his online lecture for MAJU students. He said that a well known educationist and prominent professor from Pace University, New York, Dr. Roshan Shaikh had already started his online lectures to our students from last week.
Besides, a delegation of Japan is also visiting to MAJU, Karachi sometime during this month.