The 12th Convocation of Beaconhouse National University (BNU) was held on December 23, 2017 where a total of 384 graduates were awarded degrees.
According to the results of the latest quantitative assessment of Internal Quality Assurance (IQA) mechanism by Higher Education Commission (HEC), Beaconhouse National University has got 91% score for period from July 01, 2015 to June 30, 2016.
UMISAA scholar Kubra Khademi has been awarded with "Knight of the Order of Arts and Letters" award by Ministry of Culture, France.
Professor Sajjad Kausar Elected as Chairman IAP- Lahore Chapter
Samuykta Bhandari, a Nepali student and UMISAA Scholar studying at Mariam Dawood School of Visual Arts and Design (SVAD), volunteered in a workshop to help earthquake victims in Nepal.
Amar Ahsan Khan, a thesis year student at Department of Theatre, Film and Television (TFT) has won the Best Film Award in ‘Peace category’ at 60 Seconds International Film Festival (60SIFF).
Governor Punjab Chaudhary Muhammad Sarwar has given Best Teacher Award to Prof. Dr. Taimur ul Hassan of SMC. The award has been instituted by Nai Baat Newspaper Organization to honor individuals who have made valuable contribution to their respective fields.
Yasmeen Aftab Ali, a member of Faculty at the School of Media and Mass Communication (SMC), Beaconhouse National University has been nominated as a member of the task force for the Standing Committee on Information and Broadcasting of the National Assembly of Pakistan to review, suggest amendments and redraft new media laws for Pakistan.
Yasmeen Aftab Ali is a communication professional, lawyer, academic and political analyst. She has authored a book titled ‘A Comparative Analysis of Media & Media Laws in Pakistan’ which has been accepted as a Reference Book on the subject by Harvard University Law Library. She writes a weekly column for ‘Pakistan Today’ and also contributes to Express Tribune. Yasmeen’s columns and articles have been published in The Nation, Asia Times and various other national and international publications. She has been a part of BNU since 2004, teaching courses of Media & Media Laws in Pakistan, Media in Democratic Society, and Principles of Advertising.
Dr. Ruhi Khalid, Director, Institute of Psychology at Beaconhouse National University chaired the scientific session at International Conference on Educational Psychology arranged by National Institute of Psychology, Quaid-i- Azam University, Islamabad on 13th November, 2014. The theme of the session was “Students and School Environment “and included research papers from eminent universities all over Pakistan. The conference was attended by leading psychologists, educationists, researchers and students from all over the world.