KARACHI: Government of Sindh has announced Summer Vacation 2019 for all private and public colleges
The Summer Vacation for all Public & Private Colleges shall be observed from 1st May to 30th June 2019.
UPDATE: Government of Sindh did not issued any notification to extend Summer vacations 2019 onwards from June 30th, 2019. The Government and Public schools and colleges are schedule to open from July 1st, 2019.
Government of Sindh College Education Department has issued a notification announcing the Summer Vacation for all Public and Private Colleges operating in Sindh Province.
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The Notification was issued dated 29 April 2019.
The Notification states:
With the approval of the competent authority and in pursuance of decision of Steering Committee meeting held on 2nd January 2019, the Summer Vacation for all public and private Colleges under the administrative control of College Education Department shall be observed from 1st May 2019 to 30th June 2019.
All Colleges shall be opened on 1st July 2019.
Government of Sindh Announces Summer Vacation 2019
Significant changes in the academic year schedule was decided during a meeting held in January this year
The meeting of the Steering Committee for Education chaired by Minister for Education and Literacy Syed Sardar Ali Shah was held on January 2, 2019.
Items on agenda among other things were
- The beginning of the new academic year
- Admissions schedule
- Summer vacations
- Timings of schools and colleges
- Sports and co-curricular activities at the school level
- Transparent examinations and
- Redesign of exam papers
During the meeting of the Steering Committee for Education, it was also decided that the national days will also be celebrated with great enthusiasm to impart the importance of these days. National Days such as :
- Kashmir Day,
- Pakistan Day,
- Independence Day,
- Shah Abdul Latif Bhittai Day,
- Eid Miladun Nabi
- Quaid-e-Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah’s death anniversary