Governor Gilgit Baltistan Mir Ghazanfar Ali says the federal government is taking steps to provide higher education facilities to students at their doorsteps.
He was addressing convocation of Karakorum International University in Gilgit.
He said the university is playing a pivotal role for imparting higher education to students in Gilgit Baltistan.
Mir Ghazanfar Ali said Higher Education Commission has approved establishment of KIU campuses in Hunza, Diamer and Ghizer districts.
Earlier, the governor awarded degrees to the graduates on behalf of the KIU Chancellor President Mamnoon Hussain.