October 29th was the kickoff day for the NUST Entry Test Series 1, and the admission window stays wide open until December 4th.

That's a solid chunk of time for you to get your ducks in a row and send in your applications. No need to rush – take a breath and make it happen.

Who can Apply?

  1. All non-FSc stream candidates must have equivalence certificates duly obtained from Inter Board Committee of Chairmen (IBCC), Pakistan in relevant groups/subjects.
  2. As per HEC directive, all candidates including Matric / FA / FSc Stream have to get their educational documents attested from  IBCC, Pakistan before submitting the same to university at time of admission.

Eligibility Criteria:

  1. Minimum 60% aggregate marks each in SSC and HSSC OR equivalent exams (as per IBCC equivalence).
  2. Candidates of FA/FSc stream can apply for NET on the basis of FA/FSc Part-I but confirmation of admission is subject to provision of FA/FSc certificate or Detailed Marks Certificate.
  3. All non FSc stream candidates having qualifications like Cambridge Overseas Higher School Certificate, British General Certificate of Education (Advanced Level), American High School Graduation Diploma (9-12th Grade), International Baccalaureate Diploma (DP) or any other equivalent qualification must have equivalence certificate of their qualification, duly obtained from IBCC, Pakistan in relevant groups/subjects and with minimum 60% marks.
  4. Candidates of O/A Level or any other foreign equivalent qualification can apply on the basis of O Level (SSC) equivalence certificate obtained from Inter Boards Coordination Commission (IBCC) office but confirmation of their admission is subject to provision of A Level (HSSC) equivalence certificate duly obtained from IBCC, Pakistan.
  5. Candidates of O/A level or any other foreign qualification are advised to contact IBCC, Pakistan for issuance of equivalence certificates as per university requirements with more than 60% marks in required subjects / group, well in time. Any deficiency of subjects or non-provision of IBCC equivalence certificate before start of classes will lead to cancellation of admission at any stage.

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Medical Fitness

Selected candidates will be required to provide Medical Certificate issued by any government hospital or a registered medical practitioner at the time of joining a programme of study. Medical Certificate Form will be emailed / sent to the selected candidates along with the Provisional Selection Letter.

Rejection of Application

The University reserves the right to reject any application for admission without assigning any reason.

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