7th Meeting of Board oF Advance Studies & Research (BASR) Under the kind chairpersonship of Professor Dr. Robina Farooq, Government College Women University Faisalabad arranged its 7th meeting of BASR on 13th April, 2021. Coordinators of all faculties, Director Advanced Studies, Controller Examination, Director Quality Enhancement Cell, and Registrar GCWUF attended the meeting as internal members whereas Professor Dr. Nazra Sultana (UOS), Dr. Aqif Anwar Chaudhary (COMSATS) and Dr. Nuzhat Huma (Agriculture University) attended the meeting as external members. Dr. Zill-i-Huma Nazli presented the agenda of the meeting that included matters related to admission in Fall Semester 2021, approval of titles of synopsis, supervisory committees of M.Phil and PhD degrees in various departments, submission process of PhD thesis and PhD public defense, and approval of thesis of BS/ Masters / M.Phil / Ph.D degrees. Certain changes / modifications in various rules were also brought to the forum for discussion and approval in the wider interest of the research students. The board approved the proposal of grant of study leave to young faculty under faculty development programme of the university. After a thorough discussion, the members of the board made decisions on all agenda items. The external members of the board highly appreciated the efforts of the Vice Chancellor to uplift the status of the university in all quarters, especially in the field of research. In her concluding remarks, Prof. Dr. Robina Farooq appreciated the faculty for the efforts in making the online mode of teaching a great success. She admired the hard work put in by Dr. Zill-i-Huma Nazli as well for the successful conduction of BASR. The meeting ended with a vote of thanks by the Director Advanced Studies GCWUF.