E-CAT test at 109 campuses of Virtual University

Staff Reporter

As per the instructions of the Chancellor Virtual University, President of Pakistan, Dr. Arif Alvi, the entrance test for admission in engineering universities of Punjab in the context of Digital Pakistan was conducted in 109 campuses of the Virtual University.

A state-of-the-art control room has been set up at the Virtual University to monitor engineering tests.

Rector Virtual University Prof. Dr. Arshad Saleem Bhatti, Registrar Virtual University Dr. Mohsin Javed, Controller Examinations Dr. Faisal Tehseen Shah and Additional Controller Examinations Sarmad Latif Mir visited various test centers and reviewed the examination arrangements.

Speaking to media persons on the occasion, Rector Virtual University Prof. Dr. Arshad Saleem Bhatti said that 109 campuses of Virtual University have been allotted for 33649 students for engineering test.

These campuses included Lahore, Faisalabad, Multan, Rawalpindi, Gujranwala, DG Khan, Bahawalpur, Bahawalnagar, Sheikhupura, Nankana, Sialkot and many other cities.

103 centers have been activated in Punjab, 2 in Gilgit-Baltistan, 1 in Azad Kashmir and 3 in Islamabad.

The transparency of the entry test has been ensured with the help of 1000 CCTV cameras. The test will be completed in 4 days through 16 stages keeping in view the recommendations of the NCOC, he added.

The Virtual University has also introduced a mobile application to guide students in engineering test so that students can easily view the details of their examination center and roll number.

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