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Punjab high merit for intermediate admissions

All times high merit for inter-disciplines admissions
Lahore, Aug 12: The merit for admission to intermediate disciplines in colleges and varsities of the City has increased tremendously as compared to the last year.

As a result even the position-holders or toppers in respective colleges may not get admission to reputed educational institutes like the Government College University (GCU), Forman Christian College University, Lahore College for Women University (LCWU) and Punjab College. In the second line of preference are the Government Science College, Government Islamia College Civil Lines, Government Muhammaden Anglo Oriental (MAO) College etc.

The most lucrative GCU and LCWU, which cater intermediate classes, have the highest of all merit.

The GCU which displayed its first merit list on Tuesday registered 974 out of 1050 marks for admission to the discipline of Pre-Engineering. It may drop to a few marks in second or third merit lists. However, last year's merit for admission to Pre-Engineering classes was 782 out of 850 marks.

After Pre-Engineering and Pre-Medical, Computer Science with Physics or Statistics are the potential subjects showing high merit.

The last year's merit in GCU stood at 783, 775, 712, 736, 764, and 723 for Pre-Engg, Pre-Med, General Science, ICS (Phy), ICS (Stat) and Arts (Compulsory) disciplines respectively.

The last year merit in FC College remained 768, 762, 685, 685, 600, 600 for admissions to the disciplines of Pre-Engg, Pre-Med, Gen Sc, ICS (Phy), ICS (Stat) and Arts respectively.

Government Islamia College Civil Lines - 728, 667, 404, 575, 627, 525, 470 in Pre-Engg, Pre-Med, Gen Sc, ICS (Phy), ICS (Stat), Arts and Arts (comp). Government Science College, Wahdat Road - 693, 648, 425, 620, 562, 456, 402 and 635 respectively for Pre-Engg, Pre-Med, Gen Science, ICS (Phy), ICS (Stat) Arts, Arts (Com) and I-Com.

Government Islamia College, Railway Road - 600, 550, 430, 450 and 400 in Pre-Engg, Pre-Med, Gen Science, ICS (Phy) and ICS (Stat) respectively.

Government College, Township - 650, 700 in Pre-Engg and Pre-Med, 550 in ICS (Phy), 600 in ICS (Stat) and 500 in Arts.

Government Model Degree College - 602 & 550 for Pre-Engg and Pre-Med, and 400 in Arts.

Government Dyal Singh College - 530 and 475 in Pre-Engg and Pre-Med, 450 for ICS (Phy), 550 in I-Com and open-merit in Arts. The Nation

Your Comments
"i would like to say that one of the big reasons of increase in merits of colleges is that the books of PTBB Lahore are not being changed changed so i request to the minister of education that he order to change books so that the every student which gets at least 80% marks should get admission in govt. college.thank you ."
Name: bilal
City, Country: Lahore,Pakistan

"i want to know about scholarship merit for 11th class 2011"
Name: Malik Ali Hussnain
City, Country: Narowal,Pakistan

"I want to get admission in fc college and my marks in 10th exams is 730.. Plz send me email to help"
Name: Tayyab malik
City, Country:Lahore,pakistan

"If this is the standard,then where the students who got mark very low.what is the solution for their admission in the town.Who will see why their faiths will go on hanging,it is very very petty and deplorable position and there must be immediate solution for this problem otherwise thousands of students will be deprived for further betterment of their future."
Name: Muhammad younus Butt
City, Country:Lahore,pakistan

"every government college who have high position in society should also add commerce as a perfect subject."
Name: danish ali
City, Country:Lahore,pakistan


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Governor announces scholarship scheme
Lahore: Punjab Governor Salman Taseer presided over 73rd meeting of the Board of Governors of the Aitchison College as chairman here on Tuesday.

The governor announced "Governor's Scholarship Scheme" under which five needy and talented students would be granted full scholarship from class six at the Aitchison College.

He also appointed Syed Hur Riahi Gardezi as BoG member.

Addressing the meeting, the governor stressed that no compromise would be made on quality education.

Punjab Governor Salman Taseer said a comprehensive teachers' training programme for the Aitchison College should be launched to enhance their capabilities and emphasized the need for upgrade of facilities for the students at the college.

Mr Taseer governor commended the O and A levels results achieved by the college students in the June examination held by the Cambridge Board. He also stressed 40 percent increase in enrolment of college students in the next educational session.

He said the development work on the Barry Block extension scheme should be completed till September 2010.

Earlier, the Board sanctioned construction of new Science Block in the college at a cost of Rs 47 crore, approving the extension of historical Barry Block with estimated cost of Rs 12 crore. The extension of Barry Block would provide at least 30 additional classrooms for students of O&A levels.

The board also reviewed and approved the activities of the college during the academic year 2008-2009 and plans for academic year 2009-2010.

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KEMU budget approved
Lahore: The King Edward Medical University (KEMU) Syndicate gave approval for varsity's budget of Rs 614.639 million for financial year 2009-10 in its 7th meeting chaired by Vice Chancellor Prof Dr Muhammad Zafar Ullah Khan. About Rs 7.536 million have been allocated for student scholarships, Rs 1.5 million for research, Rs 42.820 million for maintenance and repairs of the building, Rs 4.5 million for the facility of lift for disabled students while Rs 5.1 million have been allocated for the purchase of new coasters.

The meeting decided to strengthen the Pathology Lab and to provide computers to the teachers to meet the challenges of the information technology. Those who attended the meeting included University of Enginnering & Technology (UET) Vice Chancellor Gen (r) Muhammad Akram, Humayoun Farshori, Member Punjab Public Service Commission, Haroon Khwaja, Financial Expert, Member Provincial Assembly, Dr Asad Ashraf and Saeed Akbar Khan, Prof Munir-ul-Haq, Prof Rashid Latif and representatives from Health, Finance and Education Departments.

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School result
Lahore: The students of Government Progressive Girls High School, R-Block, Model Town, have upheld the tradition of producing 100 per cent result in the Secondary School Certificate (SSC) Examination. Headmistress Tahira Siddiqa Alamgir said the school had been producing 100 per cent result for the last 10 years. She said 29 candidates had appeared in the Science Group and all of them were declared successful this year while 73 candidates, out of total 74, passed in the Arts Group

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Dr Samar visits CASP
Lahore: Reowned scientist Dr Samar Mubarakmand, Member Planning and Development Division (Science and Technology), and Dr Muhammad Asharf Moten, Senior Chief S&T, visited the High-Tension Laboratory of Center for Advanced Studies in Physics (CASP) at Government College University Lahore. The two-member team visited various sections of the High-Tension Laboratory and observed the working and research environment of the lab. Both scientists also saw the performance of the Pelletron Accelerator and appreciated the research activities of the lab. The news

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