5,000 attend admission tests for MBBS and BDS
KARACHI, Sept 10: About 5,000 candidates on Sunday participated in the
entry test for 650 MBBS and BDS seats offered by the Dow University of Health
Sciences (DUHS), Sindh Medical College, Dow International Medical College and
the Ishratul Ebad Khan Institute of Oral Health Sciences. The DUHS conducted the
test at the Expo Centre from 10am to noon.
A spokesman for the DUHS said
the candidates were accommodated in the air-conditioned halls and their
accompanying parents or relatives were provided comfortable waiting facility
outside the halls.
A "help desk" was made available there to guide the
candidates and check their admit cards through computers.
candidates were asked to pass through the electronic gates installed there to
ensure safety and security.
Faculty members of the DUHS invigilated
during the test.
Vice-Chancellor of the DUHS Professor Masood Hameed
Khan, principals of the Dow Medical College and Sindh Medical College Prof
Salahuddin Afsar and Prof Tariq Sharafatullah, respectively, monitored the
proceedings with other faculty members.
The official results of the test
would be announced in a few days, the spokesman said. Dawn