|Training Audience||Treasurers of Public & Private Sector Universities / DAIs|
|No. of Participants||72|
|Training Duration||Three-day Training|
Punjab Higher Education Commission (PHEC) organized online training (via Microsoft Team) on Online Training on ‘‘Financial Planning, Audit & Accounts Management’’ for TREASURERS of Universities from Wednesday , May 19 , 2021, to Friday, May 21, 2021. The major topics in which training was imparted included Panel Discussion with VCs – Administrative Support, Acts, Statutes, Laws and Regulations for Universities/DAIs, Authorities and their powers and functions, Power to make rules and rules framed under act, Taxation and Asset Management, Public Financial Management, Duties of the DDO, Delegation of powers, Approval and sanctions, Procurement cycle, Bidding process, Timelines of procurement, Common errors of procurement, Contract for procurement, Project procurement, contract management and ethics in project management, estimation, Administrative approval, and technical sanction, Project Life Cycle Management, Maintenance of accounts and rendition/reporting of accounts, Double entry system, Resource Management, Accountability cycle, Purpose and function of audit, Audit reports, Audit paras, Accounts committees and their functions. The resource persons for the training included Mr. Amjad Saleemi, (Former Additional Secretary, Department of Finance, Govt. of the Punjab), Mr. Arshad Baig (Director Audits City Police Office (CPO), Dr. Talat Naseer Pasha (The Vice-Chancellor University of Education (UoE) Lahore ), Dr. Zeeshan Ahmad (Rector at Al-Qadir University), Mr. Naem Tariq (Director Finance, VU, Lahore), Mr. Irfan Ahmed (Principal, Institute of Tender Management, Lahore), Mr. Hassan Munir Anwar (Treasure, UET Lahore), Mr. Sohail Ahmed (Former Chairman, Federal Board of Revenue), Mr. Qasim Ali Shah (Chairman Qasim Ali Shah Foundation), Mr. Omer J. Ghani (Consultant HEC), Mr. Touseef Dilshad Khatana (Additional Finance Secretary).