Govt Allocates Over Rs. 100 Million for Upgradation of NCA in Budget 2023-24

Budgeting for Artistic Growth!

The National College of Arts (NCA) is a prestigious institution known for nurturing artistic talent and fostering creativity. To ensure a conducive learning environment, the government has approved a project for the upgradation of the college and its related facilities.

Project Cost and Expenditure

The total approved cost for the upgradation project is estimated at Rs. 542.141. This substantial investment will be utilized to improve infrastructure, expand facilities, and enhance the overall learning experience.

However, it’s important to note that the estimated expenditure until 30 June 2023 amounts to Rs. 440.581. These costs include expenses related to construction, renovation, equipment procurement, and other necessary upgrades.

Throw-forward and Proposed Allocation

As of 1st July 2023, the throw-forward for the NCA upgradation project stands at Rs. 101.560 billion. The throw-forward represents the unspent amount from the approved budget.

 Name of Project Approval Status Approved Cost Estimated


Proposed Allocation 2023-24
Up-gradation of National College of Arts and Related Facilities DDWP
542.141 440.581 101.560 101.560

According to the official document available with ProPakistani, the proposed allocation for the NCA upgradation project for the fiscal year 2023-24 is Rs. 101.560 billion. This allocation ensures the project’s continuity and enables the completion of pending tasks, ultimately ensuring the successful implementation of the proposed upgrades.