Conference on Academic Freedom

On 12th December 2023, the Department of Social Sciences at SZABIST University’s Karachi Campus hosted a significant academic event—the “Conference on Academic Freedom.” This conference aimed to provide a platform for scholars, educators, and experts to delve into the multifaceted aspects of academic freedom. Attendees had the opportunity to engage in insightful discussions, share perspectives, and explore the importance of fostering an environment that promotes intellectual autonomy and unrestricted scholarly inquiry. Through panel discussions, presentations, and interactive sessions, participants delved into the challenges and opportunities associated with upholding academic freedom in educational institutions. The conference served as a forum for fostering a deeper understanding of the principles that underpin academic freedom and its role in advancing knowledge, critical thinking, and societal progress.