There are multiple schools and colleges of government as well as of private sector from where youth of Baluchistan is availing education.
Quetta is the capital of Baluchistan. It has different good and standard educational institutes. These institutes include schools, colleges and universities. They all have their own importance and giving their services in the different areas of the Quetta city. It includes army schools too. Islamia Girls College and Islamia School for Girls and boys are one of these institutes.
Islamia Girls College and schools are the semi government educational institutes. Islamia Girls College and schools have their history and performing very important role for the education of Baluchistan youth. Islamia Girls College and schools have different branches all over Pakistan and they are working very actively. Islamia Girls College and schools are the oldest and most prestigious institutes in Quetta.
Islamia High School Quetta was established on 15th May, 1910 A.D and due to efforts of Anjuman-e-Islamia the number of students increased vigorously in April 1933.This was the prove of their dedicated and self less services for education in Baluchistan. In the 1935 earth quake as all Quetta was destroyed this institute also suffered and the whole school was completely collapsed. This collapse of Islamia School Quetta’s building could be the full stop in educational activities but good cause always owns the courage for its doers too so the school was rebuilt from the same old bricks and hence continued their noble aim of educating people. The best thing about Islamia Schools and Islamia Girls College is that they not only educated the youth but they also considerate on the character building of individual. Promotion of Islamic Teachings in lives of youth is one of the main objectives of this chain of institutions. No doubt Islamia Schools and Islamia Girls College is the unique blend of modern technological studies with Islamic teachings.
Islamia Girls College and schools has the aim to educate the youth of Baluchistan. These are the institutes with highest results and education with merit. Anywhere in Pakistan the name of Islamia is taken it is label of merit and trust. The citizens from all over Quetta and other cities of Baluchistan are highly interested to admit their children in Islamia Schools and College But the limited number of children can take admission as per the requirement of building and the good ratio facilities that can be provided to each student. ÂÂ Islamia Collage takes entry test for admission in their institute.
Different well known personalities have visited this institute so far which reflects its importance in educational scenario of Pakistan in general and Baluchistan in particular. In 1942 Quaid-e-Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah (R.A) visited Islamia High school Quetta and during his visit his honourable Mr. Jinnah (R.A) said “I am very happy to visit this junior Ali Garh.” Quaid-e-Azam’s these historical lines marked the history for Islamia schools.
Moreover a memorial Stamps are also issued for paying tribute to the dedicated builders of Islamia Schools and Islamia Girls college for their unforgettable services.
Islamia has now different branches that include Islamia Model School, Islamia Girls College, Islamia Girls School and the work is in process on the project of Islamia Boys College. There are thousands of students taking their degrees and educating from Islamia institutes in the best means.
The writer herself was the student of Islamia girls’ college Quetta and experienced their best level of education and perfect balance of discipline. Educational Institutions like Islamia Schools and Islamia Girls College are jewels of country .They should be supported and appreciated for their utmost best services.