The federal authorities has determined to formally finish Increased Schooling Fee’s (HEC) autonomy by making it a subordinate to the Ministry of Schooling.
All future choices of the HEC will now authorised by the Ministry of Schooling. The federal cupboard has authorised an ordinance on HEC.
In response to the ordinance, the appointment of the HEC chairperson shall be for 2 years and the members of HEC shall be appointed for 4 years.
It has been renamed because the HEC Modification Ordinance, 2021.
The HEC was established in 2002 as an autonomous establishment to make sure the promotion of high quality training with none political interference.
Although the HEC is predicated in Islamabad, 4 of the 18 members of the HEC Fee characterize the provinces whereas two characterize the federation. Subsequently, curbing the autonomy of the HEC could hurt the rising cooperation between the HEC and provincial greater training set-ups.