Karachi University announced MA (external) results
KARACHI, Jan 12(Dawn): The University of Karachi on Thursday declared results
of MA (final) external examination 2005, with an overall pass percentage of
47.24. According to a KU notification, 1,407 candidates appeared in the subject
of International Relations, out of which 923 were declared pass, while a minimum
of four candidates appeared in the subject of Arabic, out of which three
As many as 10 candidates appeared in the Mathematics subject, of
which nine were declared fail. The pass percentage in the subject remained 10
per cent, which was the minimum percentage this year in MA examinations held
about six and half months back.
According to KU statistics 110 candidates
took the English subject examination and pass percentage remained
As many as 726 candidates appeared in Islamic Studies subject and
their pass percentage remained as 76.03, the maximum pass percentage. A total of
257 got first division in the annual examination.
The names of
position holders are as follows:
Economics; Faraz Akhtar (first)
Farzeen (first), Sharib Ahmed (second) and Junaiduddin (third); English: Farrah
Ahmad Khan (first) and Shaista Gul (second); General History: Nazish Islam
(first), Fida Mohammad (second) and Mehvish Islam (third).
Relations: Faisal Zaman Khan (first), Imaduddin Qureshi (second) and Saad Ahmed
(third); Islamic History: Hikmat Ullah (first), Nafisa Tabassum Khattak (second)
and Huma Siddiqui (third); Islamic Studies: Umair Mahmood Siddiqui (first),
Ulfat Gul (second) and Mohammad Habibur Rahman (third); Philosophy: Hafiz Syed
Political Science: Abida Perveen (first), Shaista Perveen
(second) and Nazia Gull (third); Sindhi: Jamila Tabassum (first), Lata (second)
and Mohammad Shamim (third); Urdu: Fahmida Rizvi (first), Rukhsana Anwar
(second) and Mohammad Irfanul Haq Hashmi (third).
Results of 132
candidates were withheld for want of registration, particulars or on ground of
use of unfair means in examinations, the notification said.