UK Time: 00:05

PK Time: 04:05

Chief Minister Balochistan, Sarfraz Ahmed Bugti announced a new graduate scholarship for Baloch students at Oxford University.

The announcement was made at Oxford Pakistan Programme (OPP) Endowment Fund's  Prestigious Annual Dinner in Oxford, UK.

The dinner was attended by around 150 distinguished guests, including former Caretaker PM & Senator Anwaar ul Haq Kakar, Malala Yousafzai, Professor Kamal Munir (Pro-Vice-Chancellor at the University of Cambridge), Senior academics and administrators from University of Oxford and prominent Pakistanis in UK.

CM Balochistan emphasised the crucial role of education in democracy and societal advancement. He stated that  the new scholarship marks a significant milestone in our commitment to nurturing future leaders from Balochistan.  He articulated how this initiative not only addresses educational disparities but also enhances the linkage between local aspirations and global educational standards.

CM Balochistan highlighted that it was more than financial aid; it is a fundamental commitment to the educational transformation and empowerment of Balochistan’s youth.

Mr. Bugti felicitated OPP and all contributors for their role in actualizing this transformative project, heralding it as a fundamental step towards educational equality and empowerment.

Published on : June 01, 2024

Last Update : June 01, 2024