PLANNING & DEVELOPMENT DEPARTMENT

Prof. Dr. Muhammad Safdar Khan
Director (P & D)/Head of Department

Prof. Muhammad Safdar Khan

INTRODUCTION OF DEPARTMENT

King Edward Medical University with its prominent historical buildings and superior educational system attracts top merit students from vast area of the country. Universities are more than a cluster of buildings. Infrastructure of a university attracts students for environment friendliness, mental stimulation by color and architectural designs. For planning, management and preservation of such a grandeur a planning and development department is an absolute necessity. King Edward Medical university has a team of thoroughly trained technical and professional staff that provide unmatched services for care and progress of its Campus.

ORGANOGRAM

University’s main campus is located near a number of prominent places in the heart of Lahore. Organogram of the planning and development department is

CURRENT PROJECTS

1. Strengthening of KEMU

 In order to enhance the capacity of Patiala Block Higher Education Commission funded this project. It has been built behind the Patiala block. Main academic components of this building are Examination Hall, Two Lecture theatres, Library, Examination office, an Auditorium and large underground parking. It is near completion.

2. HEC Funded Girl Hostel

Project supported by HEC funding houses three hundred female students. It has two wings A and B and is five story building. It is near completion.

3. Government Funded Girls Hostel

Existing Block of girls hostel was extended and funded by the government of Punjab. Two new blocks were added. Students have occupied block two and block three is being completed.

4. Renovation of Biochemistry and Physiology

5. Renovation of Boys Hostel

New Projects

1. New Campus

Government of Punjab has provided land (229 Acres) on Muridke Narowal Road 16 kilometer from Muridke.  Project is in the process of architectural and conceptual planning. A new university campus with replica of Patiala block, hospital and housing complex will be built.

2. Dr. Maqbool Ahmed Block

This building is being sponsored by Ahmad Foundation USA. This is an initiative taken by the Alumni of KEMU and is an overseas funding.