The Punjab University Friday announced its new admission policy and schedule of annual admission to MA & M.sc and BS Honor (4 year) program for academic session 2017-2018 starting from Sept 18 till Sept 28.
Unfolding the salient features of new policy, VC Prof Zaffar Mueen Nasar while talking to faculty member of Institute of Communication Studies said here today that all admission will be made strictly on merit and a high level admission committee comprising all deans, directors, principals of constituent collages headed by most senior Dean Faculty of Engineering Prof Dr.Muhammad Taqi Zahid Butt has been constituted to monitor the overall process of fresh admission in all disciplines. He said merit lists will be displayed according to schedule on notice boards of each teaching departments by the Directors, chairpersons and heads of the departments concerned.
He said first time in the history of the varsity since its inception on Oct 12.1882,all out foolproof measures have been taken at all levels to fully ensure transparent admission without succumbing to all sort of pressure from any quarter.
He said that affidavit to be submitted by all desirous candidates has also been modified wherein they will be bound to abide by law of land and refraining from indulging in all sort of anti-state activities directly and indirectly.
He said that special arrangements have also been made at department level to redress the genuine grievances of the candidates promptly and candidate facing any problems in connection with admission can also even see chairman admission committee of dean of the concerned faculty.
About PhD and M. Phil admissions, he said he personally visited all departments and monitored the process of admission and by the grace of Allah, all candidates who obtained requisite marks in entry test were given admission purely on merit.