The school was founded in April,1963 as an English medium wing
of the existing Islamia Collegiate School. A few years
later it was re-organized as an independent School and named
“University Public School”.
Since 1963 to November 1969 the school remained under the direct
administrative control of a school with Syed Yahya Shah as its
chairman and financed by the University of Peshawar.
In November 1969, the syndicate in its meeting held on
29.11.1969 appointed a sub-committee of the syndicate
(Controlling Body) consisting of the following members to look after the affairs of the University Public School.
1) Mr. Syed Faridullah Shah (Chairman)
2) Mr. Riaz ur Rehman
3) Mr. Syed Masoom Shah
4) Headmaster, University Public School( Secretary)
The sub-committee of the syndicate of school in its meeting held
on 4.12.1969 decided that the sub-committee would function as
the Board of Governors of the school till a proper one was
constituted by the government and all its decision would be
subject to the approval of the syndicate, University of
Peshawar. This decision of the sub-committee was approved by the
syndicate, University of Peshawar in its meeting held on
30.12.1969, vide item no. 22.
Powers and Duties:
The sub-committee (Board of Governors) framed powers and duties
of the Headmaster duly approved by the syndicate in its meeting
held on 30.1.1971, vide item no. 44.
CLAUSE REGARDING BUDGET 1971
The Headmaster shall be responsible for framing the annual
budget and shall submit it to the Board for approval.
2) The Headmaster shall have authority to incur all expenditure
as provided in the sanctioned budget.
(E) 1974. Statutes:
In 1974, the syndicate in its meeting held on 23.7.1974
approved the statutes relating to University Public School (vide
notification no. 2359/Acad. dated. 12.8.1974) and replaced the
above sub-committee, as in 2(C) and constituted the Board of
Governors consisting for the following members:
Vice- Chancellor, University of Peshawar
The Chairman, BISE, Peshawar
The Director of Education, Peshawar.
The Principal, College of Education.
The Principal, Islamia College.
The Principal of Public School, nominated for a year by
The Registrar, University of Peshawar.
One parent of any student, nominated by the Chairman for
Principal, University Public School, Peshawar
CLAUSE 9(2) Vi-of the Statutes 1974
The Principal may incur all expenditure as provided in the
CLAUSE 10- of the Statutes 1974
All income from fees, grants-in-aid endowments, donations and
all other sources of income shall be credited to a fund called
the University public School Peshawar fund and deposited in a
scheduled bank approved by the Board.
OF THE SCHOOL CONSTITUTION OF COMMITTEE
On the recommendations of the Board of Governors University
Public School, in its meeting held on 18.10.1976 (item no. 40)
approved the constitution of the following committee to examine
and decide the “Status of School” in light of the statutes
relating to University Public School.
Principal, University Public School, Peshawar( Convener).
Deputy Registrar P&D, University of Peshawar.
Dr. M. Jamshaid, Principal, College of Education,
University of Peshawar.
Mr. Abdur Rehman Khan,Principal, Abbottabad Public School &
A meeting of the committee was held on 7.4.1977 at 10:00 a.m in
the office of the Principal University Public School, Peshawar,
to clarify the status of the School.
The following attended the meeting:
M.A. Rehman, Principal, Abbottabad Public School, Abbottabad
2) Dr. M.
Jamshed, Principal, College of Education, University of
Yousuf Ali Khan, Deputy Registrar (P&D) University of
Gohar Zaman, Principal, University Public School
It was decided that the School should remain as part and
of University of Peshawar decided in the light of statutes fared for
the school under section 27(2) read with section 48(1) of the
University of Peshawar Act-1974.
The committee also felt that under these circumstances the
terms and conditions of the service of the employees of the
University Public School, should be the same as was applied to
the employees of University of Peshawar.
The committee felt that the Board of Governors may be replaced
by a managing committee consisting of the three (3) Principals
of University Schools headed by the Vice-Chancellor.
In a meeting of the Finance and Planning committee held on
4.7.1978/duly approved by the syndicate in its meeting held on
22.7.1978, a committee consisting of the following officials was
appointed to examine the whole structure of the University
Public School with regard to staff strength, their
qualifications, pay scales other facilities, number of students,
amount of tuition fee, hostel and mess fees etc. charged from
the students and compare the same with other Public Schools in
the province and submit a report to the Finance and Planning committee in its next meetings.
Prof. M. Jan Khan, Chairman, Dept. of Physics, Islamia College.
Mr. Sh. M. Afzal, Joint Secretary, Finance Dept. Govt.
3. Mr. Muhammad Idrees, Deputy Secretary Education
Dept. Govt. of N.W.F.P.
It was further decided that the committee would examine the
existing pay scales of the three University Schools teachers as
compared to their parts in the education department and would
submit definite recommendations in regard to the grant of
teaching allowance to the teachers of the three (3) schools in BPS 5 to
In this connection the Treasurer, University of Peshawar, was
requested to convene a meeting but no meeting on the subject
In 1979, vide notification no. 6348/Acad. I, dated,
27.5.1979 the statutes relating to University Public School were
replaced and it was decided that now all matters would be
governed under the relevant statutes, rules and regulations of
the University of Peshawar, Act 1974.
In a meeting of the Finance and Planning committee held on
26.3.1979, duly approved by the syndicate, in its meeting held on 28.5.1979 (communicated by the Treasurer, University of Peshawar,
vide endst. no. 6658/Budget, dated, 10.7.1979) it was decided
that University Model School and University Public School should
(J) 1980. MANAGEMENT COMMITTEE:
In 1980, the syndicate in its meeting held on 28.4.1980,
constituted management committee for University Schools
consisting of the following.
Principal, Islamia College, Peshawar.
Professor Jalaluddin Khilji
Professor Mahmoodul Haq Haqani.
Treasurer, University of Peshawar.
Principal of concerned School as member only, in the
affairs of his/her school.
The management committee adopted rules of Board of Governors
as already approved by the syndicate.
(K) 1982. BOARD of
In 1982, the senate in its meeting, held on 25.11.1982
considered the Schools statutes as recommended by the syndicate
on 4.9.1982, and decided to approve the constitution of the Board of
Governors, University schools as under (Memo. No. 73-75/Acad.
Vice-Chancellor, University of Peshawar (Chairman)
of the syndicate, nominated by the chairman for 2 years.
4) A nominee
each of the selection board and Academic Council for 2 years.
of University Schools.
University of Peshawar (Member / Secretary).
It was also decided that the Board of Governors, would frame its
own rules consistent with the provision of the University Act
framed and the syndicate in its meeting held on 16.4.83 approved
the statutes relating to University schools (Memo. No.
16646-48/Acad. I, dated, 5.51983).
The syndicate, in its meeting on 22.10.92 constituted a school
management committee to regulate affairs of three schools of
University. The following were the members of committee:
Mr. Abdul Ali Khan (member)
Dr. R. H. Pont, Principal Edwards
Elected nominee from Islamia College T.S.A (member)
Prof.. Malak Naz, Principal University Public School (member)
Mrs. Musharraf Rabbani, Principal University Model School (member)
Mr. Roohul Amin, Principal Islamia Collegiate School
Elected nominee from PUTA (member)
Director Education (Schools) N.W.F.P (member)
The syndicate, in its meeting on 15.01.05 reconstituted
the school management committee as follow:
1) Prof. Dr. Wazim Khan,
Director IER (Convener)
2) Prof. Dr. Fazal Rehman
Sethi (Physics) (member)
Dr. Amir Nawaz (Geography) (member)
Abdur Rauf Jamil, Principal Islamia Collegiate School (member)
5) Prof. Malak Naz, Principal
University Public School (member)
6) Mrs. Liaqat Usman,
Principal University Model School (member)
7) Mr. Fazl-e-Hadi,
Deputy Registrar, Acad. I (Secretary)