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Punjab Inter results 2014
Lahore, Aug 28: All the nine Board of Intermediate and Secondary Education (BISEs) of Punjab will announce the results of Intermediate Annual Examinations 2014 on September 12.

As per the decision of Punjab Boards Committee of Chairmen (PBCC) the results of Intermediate Part-I Annual Examinations 2014 will be announced on October 10.

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Exam boards to revise scheme for Matric
Lahore: In a major development all the nine Boards of Intermediate and Secondary Education (BISEs) of Punjab are set to revise Scheme of Studies for Secondary School Certificate (Matriculation) Examinations under which 1,100 total marks for matriculation will be brought down to a total of 1050 marks, it is learnt.

Sources said on the pressing demands of other provinces where total marks for matriculation are 1,050, the issue will be placed in the upcoming meeting of Inter Boards Committee of Chairmen (IBCC) to be hosted by Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa next month.

Before 2012, Punjab too followed the same Scheme of Studies and had total 1050 marks at matriculation level. However, in 2012 the Punjab Boards Committee of Chairmen (PBCC) revised this Scheme of Studies and raised the total marks to 1100 unlike examination boards of Sindh, Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa, Balochistan and Azad Jammu & Kashmir (AJ&K) owing to which uniformity in total marks was lost at the level of BISEs across the country.

The sources privy to the developments said students from other provinces had to suffer a lot vis--vis equivalence issues and in case they had to seek admissions in Part-II (Class-X) in educational institutions of Punjab after passing Part-I (Class IX) from their respective provinces. They added the other provinces raised the issue on several occasions and demanded to ensure uniformity in this regard.

The sources further said the PBCC had now given the go ahead and the issue would be taken up at the level of IBCC, where all the BISEs of the country are represented for decisions related to policy making.

It is pertinent to mention here that Chairman of BISE Lahore Dr Muhammad Nasrullah Virk is Chairman of the national level forum for all the BISEs of the country, the IBCC.

As per the prevailing Scheme of Studies being followed by examination boards of Punjab, the subjects of Islamiyat Compulsory and Pakistan Studies carry 100 marks each unlike other provinces where these subjects carry 75 marks each.

Presently BISEs in Punjab offer Islamiyat Compulsory both in Part-I (Class IX) and Part-II (Class-X) with 50 marks in each part. The same is the case with the subject Pakistan Studies.

However, the BISEs in other provinces including AJ&K offer only one subject out of Islamiyat Compulsory and Pakistan Studies at Part-I and Part-II levels with 75 marks for each.

It is learnt once the proposed Scheme of Studies for BISEs of Punjab was approved by the IBCC the same would be followed by all the boards of the province from the year 2016 and both Islamiyat Compulsory and Pakistan Studies will carry total 150 marks (75 each) like other provinces. By doing so the total marks at Part-I (Class-IX) level will be 525 unlike prevailing 550 marks and thus the total marks for matriculation would be brought down to 1050 from existing 1100 total marks.

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44,600 take engineering entrance test for 6,000 seats
Lahore: The combined entrance test for admission to engineering institutions of Punjab for BSc engineering and BS technology was held on Sunday. About 44,600 candidates appeared for the test for about 6,000 seats.

Test was held simultaneously at 14 centres including University of Engineering and Technology, Main Campus, G T Road, Lahore, number of candidates 12,630, University of Engineering and Technology, Kala Shah Kaku Campus, number of candidates 1,347, Lahore Garrison University, number of candidates 2,119, Main Campus, Sector C, Phase-6, Ave 4, DHA, Lahore, University, Jinnah Campus, number of candidates 2579, University of Engineering and Technology, Taxila, number of candidates 2,940, International Islamic University, Islamabad, number of candidates 4,500, College of Engineering & Technology, Bahauddin Zakariya University, Multan, number of candidates 6,000, NFC Institute of Engineering & Technology, number of candidates 1,410, Khanewal Road, Multan College of Engineering, Islamia University, Bahawalpur, Government College of Technology, Rahim Yar Khan, number of candidates 760, NFC Institute of Engineering and Fertilizer Research, Faisalabad, number of candidates 4,550, University of Gujrat, Gujrat, number of candidates 2,100, Government College of Technology, Rasul, number of candidates 500, Dr A Q Khan Institute of Technology, Mianwali, number of candidates 830.

Vice-Chancellor Muhammad Akram Khan visited different centres and talked to media persons. He said that it was a balanced test. Special measures were taken to ensure secrecy and transparency in the test. The test was conducted in a peaceful environment and no untoward incident was reported.

Results will be announced on August 31 (midnight) and available at web link

UHS centres: The University of Health Sciences (UHS) has set up 25 centres in 13 districts of Punjab for holding its entrance test for admission to medical/dental colleges of the province. The test will be held on August 31. The UHS has issued roll number slips to candidates. The news

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Dr Noor Fatima new UHS exams controller
Lahore: The Punjab government on Wednesday appointed Prof Dr Noor Fatima as the University of Health Sciences (UHS) controller of examinations.

A graduate of the Allama Iqbal Medical College, Dr Noor Fatima was serving as professor and head of community medicine department at FMH College of Medicine and Dentistry, Lahore.

Dr Fatima did her FCPS in community medicine in 2001 and got the FFHPE degree in medical education from FAIMER Institute, Philadelphia, United States, in 2008.

An Endeavour Executive fellow from Australia, Dr Fatima has recently completed her Masters in Health Professions Education from Netherlands. During her academic life, she won several distinctions and gold medals for exceptional performance. Daily times

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