Welcome to 8th International Conference on
Research in Education (ICORE 2020)

ATTENTION: ICORE2020 is postpond due to COVID 19 pandemic.New dates will be announced later.

About ICORE 2020

This conference provides a great opportunity to researchers, teacher educators, teachers, social scientists and professionals around the world for presentation of research based knowledge, experiences, new advancements, research results and innovations in the field of education. Besides the formal conference activities Educational Exhibition will also be organized for the participants.

Welcome Message

The ICORE Organizing Committee invites you to participate in the 8th International Conference on Research in Education (ICORE 2020), organized by Institute of Education and Research , University of the Punjab, Lahore-Pakistan to be held on November 3-5, 2020.

Conference Goal: The Goal of ICORE 2020 is to provide a platform for researchers, academicians as well as other professionals from all over the world to share their research findings the areas of Education.

It is to support, encourage and provide an opportunity for young researchers to present their research, to network within the international community of other young researchers, scholors, practioners and teachers to seek the insight and advice of successful senior researchers during the conference.


Registration Fee

*Registration Fee in PKR (Pakistani Rupees) is only for Local/National presenters/ Participants. more

accomodation and travel

There are many elegant, affordable, luxurious Hotels in Lahore, few are given here more

visa guidance

All the delegates coming from other countries have to get visa to enter Pakistan. All are requested to contact the Pakistan Embassy in your country of travel for visa purpose please.

dead lines

Abstract Submission Deadline, Notification of Acceptance/ Rejection,Early Bird Registration for Authors/Presenters more


1 st Plenary Session (12:30 p.m. to 2:00 p.m.) Theme: School Improvement: 21st Century Challenges


Venue: Department of Education and Research, University of the Punjab, Lahore-54590 Pakistan


Key Note Speakers


Prof. Dr. Niaz Ahmad Akhtar

Conference Patron
Vice Chancellor
(University of the Punjab)
Quality education without quality teaching and quality teaching without quality teachers seems unachievable goal in 21st century. Advanced nations have transformed the preparation of teachers by using latest technologies and techniques through informed decisions. Due to globalization and digital integrative environment, developing world is encountering many challenges in teacher education and research. It is essential to make research as an active component of education. Institute of Education and Research is playing its role to lead this discipline in the country. I am happy and appreciate that IER is organizing different activities for advancement of this discipline throughout the year. International Conference on Research in Education (ICORE 2019);...


Advanced nations are always demanding towards high quality teaching and learning opportunities for young learners. Teachers are expected not only to have a high level of latest subject matter but also with handsome pedagogical skills. Teacher education is a very noble task for developing future teachers by equipping them with knowledge and skills that in turn leads to improved learning of learners. Institute of Education and Research feels its responsibility to introduce new ideas and initiatives in the discipline of teaching and learning. It is my responsibility to welcome all international and national delegates, presenters and enthusiastic participants gracing the 7th International Conference on Research in Education (ICORE 2019). I believe we have selected a very demanding theme for the three days conference; Teacher Education: 21st Century Challenges...


Prof. Dr. Rafaqat Ali Akbar

Conference Chair
Director, IER
(University of the Punjab)
Quality teachers are always leading from front the struggle for improving learners' quality of learning in all times and spaces. They feel it as their prime responsibility in developing creative and innovative environment for learning. They need to remain always updated in terms of professional knowledge and skills for producing critical thinking, creativity, problem solving skills and commitment to future in young learners. In this century the advanced as well as developing nations are striving to produce quality skillful teachers in all areas and for all levels. This motivates the teachers to be engaged in self regulated continuous professional development activities for coping the 21st century challenges. Institute of Education and Research being the premier and lead institute in teacher education felt this responsibility and planed a wonderful activity for gathering international and national scholars, professionals, experts and scientists on a global platform for sharing 21st century challenges faced by teacher education. ...


Dr. Muhammad Shahid Farooq

Conference Secretary
Associate Professor, IER
(University of the Punjab

Key PERSONNELs of the Conference

Prof. Dr. Niaz Ahmad Akhtar

Conference Patron

Dr. Rafaqat Ali Akbar

Conference Chair

Dr. Muhammad Shahid Farooq

Conference Secretary

Themes/ Strands

Theme: School Improvement: 21st Century Challenges
The conference welcomes papers on the following (but not limited to) research topics. All areas of education are invited. Moreover, exclusive sessions will also be arranged for the presentation of papers from other disciplines of Social Sciences. Abstracts, not exceeding 250 words be submitted.

  • Early Childhood Education
  • Elementary Education
  • Secondary Education
  • Higher Education
  • Business Education
  • Islamic Education
  • Special Education
  • Inclusive Education
  • Technology Education
  • Vocational Education 
  • Teacher Education
  • Educational Planning and Management 
  • Educational Administration and Leadership
  • School Improvement 
  • School Restructuring
  • Quality Assurance in Education
  • Human Resource Management in Education
  • Educational Consultancy
  • Knowledge Management
  • Economics of Education
  • Sociology of Education
  • Science Education
  • Educational Policy Study
  • Language Education
  • Educational Psychology
  • Stress Management
  • Job Satisfaction
  • Guidance and Counseling
  • Teaching and Learning Processes 
  • Teaching Styles
  • Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) in Education 
  • E-learning and Distance Education 
  • Curriculum Development and Instruction
  • Curriculum Design and Innovations
  • Curriculum Reforms
  • Curriculum and Instructional Adaptation
  • Innovations and Sustainable Development
  • Practice Teaching
  • Educational Assessment & Evaluation
  • Globalization in Education
  • Adult and Continuing Education
  • Contemporary Issues in Education
  • Mathematics Education
  • Contemporary Issues in Education
  • Learning and Cognitive Styles

Contact Us

Institute of Education and Research,
New Campus, University of the Punjab,
Lahore-54590 Pakistan.


+92 42 9923 1265

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