Finally the University of the Punjab has decided to conduct its own departmental test for the admission of M.Phil/Ph.D 2014.
It is pertinent to mention here that the first ever news about the Lahore High Court decision was published in the Education Times and the entire file which was moved on till now to the concern authorities was stapled the news with comments on it. More over a copy of the notice served for calling this meeting was also tagged on the story published a day before.
A meeting presided over by Punjab University Vice Chancellor Prof. Dr. Mujahid Kamran has unanimously decided that the condition of passed NTS’ test to qualify for admissions at M. Phil and PhD level has been removed from the upcoming academic session. The meeting was held at Al Raazi Hall of Undergraduate Study Centre which was attended by deans of various faculties and a large number of heads of departments, institutes, centers and colleges of Punjab University.
The meeting decided that the departments concerned will hold their own entry tests for MS/M Phil as prescribed in the admission regulations book 2014 of University of the Punjab. The meeting decided that the successful candidates’ academic record will be evaluated from the rest of 50 marks.