TMUC aims to be an institution of higher learning dedicated to providing innovative undergraduate, postgraduate, and professional education. By bringing a range of international qualifications home, TMUC aspires to be recognized as the leading institution of borderless education, committed to providing opportunities that exceed local stream of education to the youth of Pakistan. TMUC is currently a provider of transnational education; we have collaborative arrangements with renowned foreign institutions with professional and higher education portfolios.
From Diploma, to Bachelor and Professional Certifications, there is a programme to suit your preference, professional needs and career requirements. At TMUC our goal is for every student to graduate with international and transformative multicultural and global competencies, whether acquired at home or abroad. In partnership with colleagues in colleges and units across the globe, TMUC is a unique hub of research, service learning, internship and community projects that infuse experiential and intercultural learning and personally enriching experiences into our students’ portfolios. TMUC is an initiative by Pakistan’s third largest education group; The Roots Millennium Schools Pakistan; where we have been associated with teaching, curriculum, assessments and learning for nearly 30 years and are recognized globally as a center of educational excellence, learning opportunity, teaching entrepreneurship and talent discovery, We recognize the many benefits partnerships and affiliations provide, such as enriching the curriculum and choice of programmes, in terms of the widening the learner’s participation and employ ability scope, thus facilitating entry into higher education by increasing the number of progression routes for our students.
Global collaborations not only provide a diverse learning environment but also increase educational opportunity and promote a mutually supportive environment for staff and students, as well as rising for both university and partner in our education districts.
The Union Catalogue of All TMUC library was developed by using Koha and Open Source Integrated Library Management System on cloud server. The purpose of this project was to integrate all libraries of TMUC and to discuss successful efforts in promoting the adoption of Koha in Pakistan, particularly the contributions from Koha‐Pakistan. A cloud base server was seat up for the purpose, after that Ubuntu Server was installed along with Koha latest version. The data migrations from the old database was done successfully both books and patrons records. In recent years, the concept of implementing an open‐source library management system has been coming to the fore in Pakistan. Pakistan Koha Community plays pivotal role in the development to free and Open Source adoption within Pakistan.
The environment is now being change due to the efforts of the Koha Community considerable over the last decades. We organized hundreds of workshop, seminars and International conferences about the OSS and now Koha is being considered modern and mature system that would fulfill libraries’ needs: To access the Union catalog of all TMUC libraries please visit: http://188.8.131.52:8000/
Koha community in Pakistan and Asia
Koha-Pakistan was initiated by Mr Sher Afzal khan in October 2018, with the aim of developing, maintaining and promoting Koha in Pakistan and Asia-pacific. Before this Mr Sher Afzal contributed in the field of OSS both National and International forums. In this year Koha-Pakistan organized International Conference “Pakistan Koha-Con19 in Islamabad in which 08 countries experts, pioneer of koha participated.
For further details please visit the website of Koha-Pakistan Community on www.kohapaksitan.org
About Me: Sher Afzal Khan
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More than 14 years of Professional experience in the field of Information Sciences, Knowledge Management, Information Communications Technologies, Open Source Technologies, Research & Development Lead Trainer and consultant Open Source Technologies. He is also the Member of the Board of Trustee and Vice Chairman Reed Pakistan, Founder of “Koha Pakistan”, Winner of IEEE, Emerald and other International awards winners. He has in-depth command on supporting consulting open source software and successfully done 45 + Open Source Software projects both nationally and internationally. He is also Country Ambassador for DSpace OS software by MIT University USA for Pakistan. He has conducted 120 + workshop, training and was invited as speaker by International community i.e. Uzbekistan, UEA, USA, Philippine, Grace, Germany and many other part of the world.