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Timetable Fall - 2014

 

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The School of Education (SE) at the Beaconhouse National University founded in 2005 was established in response to the deeply felt need in Pakistan and the region for improvement in quality of teacher education. It has become one of the leading institutions for teacher education in Pakistan. Realizing the potential of education for transforming lives, the School of Education is committed to making a positive contribution to the development of individuals, institutions and society.

The School caters to both in-service and pre-service professionals from both public and private sector institutions. Through the courses and programs, the School reaches a diverse population of trainees from different education sectors and levels.

All the programmes offered at the School of Education are research-intensive and are based on the philosophy that teacher educators must be engaged in a continual process of inquiry. They are designed keeping in view the challenges of change that individuals, institutions and societies are facing and aim at preparing its students as effective agents of change. The teaching and assessment techniques used by the School encourage experiential learning and problem-solving skills. The research-led courses offered at SE encourage students to gain insights from research in pedagogy to develop skills and values needed for imparting quality education. Keeping these strengths in view, the School of Education at Beconhouse National University envisions the following standards of excellence for the next decade so:

"To be a leading faculty of quality education in Pakistan by creating a rich academic and research environment that draws on sound theoretical knowledge, best practices and latest research techniques. The School of Education at Beaconhouse National University will contribute to enhance quality teacher education by providing advanced research, personal and professional development opportunities of the highest academic standards, to ensure that its graduates meet the demands of the 21st Century"

SE News & Events

 Results of the Second SE Admission Test-2014

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Result of School of Education Test.

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Dr. Tariq Rahman Awarded the Doctor of Letters by the University of Sheffield

Dr. Tariq Rahman, Dean of School of Education, Beaconhouse National University has been awarded a D. Litt (Doctor of Letters) (scholarship and research on the linguistic history of the languages of the Muslims of Pakistan and north India including Urdu-Hindi and English)degree by the University of Sheffield in recognition of his outstanding achievements as a researcher, scholar and author. Two years ago, Dr. Tariq Rahman was asked by the University of Sheffield, U.K. to submit his published work for the examination of a higher doctorate. The examiners have now recommended him for D.Litt at the Research and Innovation services of University of Sheffield. Read More>>

 

BNU embarks on a Project for Supporting the Implementation of RTI in Punjab

The Punjab Government enacted the Punjab Transparency and Right to Information Act on 16th of December, 2013. The purpose of this law is to promote free flow of public information to ensure accountability and transparency in the functioning of public bodies.  By providing the right to seek public information without providing any reason, the law empowers citizens to hold the Government answerable and accountable for its services, and ensures effective participation of the citizens in decision making process. Read More>>

 

Talk by Raza Naeem at School of Education

School of Education, Beaconhouse National University has arranged a talk by Mr. Raza Naeem on Wednesday, April 30, 2014 on the topic "Dear Uncle Sam, With Love, from Pakistan": Saadat Hasan Manto’s Uncle Sam, in His times and in Ours. Read More>>

 

Students of BSS Liberty Campus Visit Beaconhouse National University

A delegate of 15 students of A1, Beaconhouse School System Liberty Campus visited Beaconhouse National University on 16th April, 2014. The purpose of the tour was to enhance the understanding of the students by providing all information about BNU and its offerings in terms of courses, faculty and environment. The students were accompanied by their Career Advisor Ms. Sehrish Tahir. Read More>>

 

SE Distinguished Lecture Series,The Annual Status of Education Report

Under its Distinguished Lecture Series, School of Education arranged a seminar on the “Annual Status of Education Report” (ASER) on April 2, 2014. The speaker at the seminar was Ms Sahar Saeed, researcher and policy analyst at ASER Pakistan. Read More>>

 

The Birth of the Knowledge-Revolution by Dr. Tariq Rahman

Dr Tariq Rahman, Dean School of Education, gave a talk on “The Birth of the Knowledge-Revolution” on December 20, 2013 at BNU Tarogil Campus. The talk was arranged as part of BNU 10th anniversary celebrations. The lecture traced out the birth of modernity, one major feature of which is the exponential increase in the knowledge we witness on a daily basis. Dr Rahman said that there was no simple explanation for this phenomenon; however, the talk discussed some factors which have led to it. Read More>>

 

Presentation on “The Annual Status of Education Report” at School of Education

School of Education, Beaconhouse National University has arranged a special presentation on "The Annual Status of Education Report (ASER)” on Wednesday, April 02, 2014 by Ms. Sahar Saeed, researcher and policy analyst, ASER Pakistan. ASER is the largest citizen led household based initiative, that aims to fill a gap in learning outcomes and provide reliable estimates on the schooling status of children residing in the rural and few urban districts of Pakistan. Read More>>

 

Sitara-i-Imtiaz for Dr. Tariq Rahman, Dean of School of Education

Dr. Tariq Rahman, Dean of School of Education at Beaconhouse National University has received Sitara-i-Imtiaz in recognition of his contributions in the field of Literature. Conferment of Sitara-i-Imtiaz for Dr. Rahman was approved by the President of Pakistan in 2013 and the award was conferred on him on the occasion of Pakistan Day (23rd March 2014). Read More>>

 

BNU Bestival 2014 Attracted a Record Number of Participants

Bestival 2014, held at Beaconhouse National University from 27th February till 2nd March, 2014, attracted a record-breaking number of participants of up to 500 students, the most in the history of Bestival. Participants from eighteen different educational institutes participated in the four-day event.  Read More>>

 

BNU Presents All Pakistan Inter-University Declamation Contest  Round - 1

The BNU Debating Society is pleased to invite you to the First Round of All Pakistan Inter-University Declamation Contest for the Award of Allama Iqbal Shield. The event will be held on Friday, December 13, 2013. Read More>>

 

First Edition of the Inter-University BNU Sports Cup

Beaconhouse National University organized its first inter-university sports cup on the 29th and 30th of November, 2013 that witnessed some thrilling encounters between BNU and GIKI (Ghulam Ishaq Khan Institute of Engineering Sciences and Technology). Read more>>

 

Lipton Talent Hunt coming to BNU

There is an opportunity for BNU students to work with one of the biggest brands of Pakistan, Unilever, by participating in the Lipton Talent Hunt (LTH). In this contest, students from Pakistan's top universities will get a chance to showcase their managerial and social networking skills. Read More>>

 

IMPORTANT NOTICE

All Administration departments shifted to Tarogil Campus. Read More>>

 

NOORI and SYMT at BNU

Beaconhouse National University organized its annual concert on Friday, November 1, 2013 featuring rock bands NOORI and SYMT. The mega event was sponsored by Mobilink. The emerging pop rock sensation SYMT entertained the crowd to the covers of Aitebaar, Moves Like Jagger and Darling. They also sang their hit single. Read More>>


 

Concert in BNU: Noori and SYMT rock the crowd

Beaconhouse National University organized its annual concert on Friday, November 1, 2013 featuring rock bands NOORI and SYMT. The mega event was sponsored by Mobilink. The emerging pop rock sensation SYMT entertained the crowd to the covers of Aitebaar, Moves. Read More>>

 

Talk on "The Partition of the Punjab" by Dr Ishtiaq Ahmed at the School of Education

Dr Ishtiaq Ahmed is an eminent scholar and political scientist with expertise on South Asian Studies. He is a Professor Emeritus of Political Science at Stockholm University, Honorary Senior Fellow of the Institute of South Asian Studies at the National University of Singapore, and a visiting Professor at LUMS. His talk will be based on his book "Punjab: Bloodied, Partitioned and Cleansed" which discusses Indo-Pak conflict and the division of Punjab. Read More>>

 

Delegates from Queen Mary University of London visits BNU

Chair/Director of the Language Centre in the School of Languages, Linguistics and Film at Queen Mary University of London, Ms. Kathryn Richardson visited Beaconhouse National University on October 23, 2013. Read More>>

 

Upcoming events hosted by Directorate of Student Affairs and External Relations

The Directorate of Student Affairs and External Relations will be hosting a series of events for Students, Faculty, Graduates and Alumni of BNU from September 24  till October 03, 2013 at Tarogil Campus. Read more>>

 



There is a proposal for a new affordable fee structure for all SE degrees. The specific proposals are as follows:

  • A concession of 50% in tuition fee will be given to  private students (those not sponsored by BSS or HEC ) for all programmes beginning from Fall 2014.
  • No scholarships/concessions will be given to those availing the above facility.
  • This programme will be run on an experimental basis and BNU reserves the right to abolish or modify it after one year. However, those who are studying under the new fee structure will graduate under the same fee structure even if it is changed for new students.





Admission Deadlines

Programmes to be offered in 2014:

  • MPhil. TESL
  • MPhil. Education
  • MPhil. ELM
  • M.Phil Linguistics
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