The total seats
available for admissions in each medical college and their allocation
against each category of seats is shown in the following table:
ALLOCATION OF SEATS FOR THE FIRST YEAR M.B.B.S SESSION
Forces Personnel Children seats
Jammu & Kashmir and Northern Area seats
Students seats Under Technical Assistance programme***
students seats on Self-finance basis
Seats of category (i-viii)
additional 334 seats will also be filled on open merit for the
academic session 2000-2001 only.
The admission against
these seats is subject to the condition:
admissions made against the category No.2(iii) of seats shall be
provisional, subject to the decision by the Honourable Supreme Court
of Pakistan, where the matter is subjudice.
* Federal Govt.'s
Share in FJMC on 50:50 basis will be 67 seats.
** Federally administrated Tribal area seats.
*** Out of 72 seats, seven are reserved for Afghan Refugee students,
one in each of the medical college; 2 seats for Palestinian
students, one at Fatima Jinnah Medical college, Lahore and one at
Quaid-e-Azam Medical College, Bahawalpur.
- That the applicant
has obtained at least 60% unadjusted marks in F.Sc./ equivalent
- that the applicant
has qualified the Entry Test. The minimum qualifying marks of the
Entry Test are 40%.
- Entry Test result
is valid for the same session.
- All Punjab
domiciled candidates and other candidates residing in Pakistan
applying for admission to MBBS/BDS against open merit and all
other categories of seats, except those nominated by the Economic
Affairs Division, Islamabad, will be required to pass the Entry
- It is preferable
for the applicants admitted against foreign students seats to have
passed SAT I and Sat II examinations.
- Pakistani Students
of Punjab Domicile studying abroad will be considered for
admission, if they have a SAT I score of 1150 on recentered
scale and SAT II score of 700 in each subject. The SAT II score
will be accepted only if Physics, Chemistry, Biology and
English have been the subject of examination or have qualified the
The admission of the
disabled students will be on merit in their category and subject to
the production of following certificates from a special
board/committee to be constituted by the Admission Board:-
That he/she is a
That he/she is
physically/mentally fit to carry on studies and perform professional
duties after qualifying M.B.B.S. examination.
3. FATA Seats
There are 7 seats
reserved for Federally Administered Tribal Area.(FATA/Northern Area
candidates should qualify Entry Test either for NWFP or Punjab)
Forces personnel children seats
5. Azad Jammu
& Kashmir and Northern Areas
- The selection
against these reserved seats is made by the Defence Forces
authorities. Applications for these reserved seats should be
addressed to the Welfare and Rehabilitation Directorate, GHQ,
Rawalpindi/respective Headquarters. Applications addressed
directly to the Principal or Chairman, Admission Board shall not
- The children of
Defence Forces Personnel are at liberty to compete for general
merit seats strictly on the basis of merit if they are permanent
residents of the Punjab Province and in these cases applications
should be addressed directly to the Chairman, Admission Board,
- The procedure
regarding selection of children of Defence Forces Personnel
against these reserved seats will be published in their respective
service order while issuing instructions for admission.
- According to
criteria of GHQ, it is mandatory for the candidates seeking
admission against the seats reserved for the children of Defence
Forces Personnel to apply for open merit seats in the
Government Medical Colleges of the respective province.
Accordingly all candidates applying for open merit seats have to
take the entry test, therefore there is no question of exception
of Entry Test for Defence Forces Personnel children.
to Azad Jammu & Kashmir should submit their applications to their
own government who will forward their recommendations to the Ministry
of Kashmir Affairs, Government of Pakistan. Only those candidates
shall be admitted to the various medical colleges against seats
reserved for Azad Jammu & Kashmir whose nominations, together with
the applications and certificates are received through the Federal
Government. Direct applications shall not be entertained. The Federal
Government will forward nomination along with applications and all
documents directly to the Principal concerned under advice to the
Health Department, Government of the Punjab. The candidates will bring
the originals of all certificates when reporting for admission.
A). The candidates
from other provinces on reciprocal basis will be selected by the
respective Provincial Governments.
B). Admission of
Punjab domicile in other provinces: Fifteen students of Punjab
Domicile will be admitted in Medical Colleges in Provinces of Sindh,
Baluchistan and NWFP as mentioned below:
1. Dow Medial
College, Karachi 2.
2. Sindh Medical
College, Karachi 2
3. Liaqat Medical
College Jamshoro 2
Medical College, Larkana 2
Medical College, Nawabshah 2
College, Quetta 4
College Peshawar 1
Grand Total: 15
Applications submitted by students for admission in medical colleges
in the Punjab will also be considered for the reciprocal seats.
Separate applications will not be required in this behalf.
students, of other Provinces will be admitted against reciprocal seats
in medical Colleges in the Punjab as indicated below:
candidates from other Provinces for Federal Government quotas
should submit their applications to their respective Government in
the Health Department which will send their nominations to the
Fed. Govt/Principal, Fatima Jinnah Medical College, Lahore along
with their applications.
Students of Province of Sindh
Students of Province of
Students of NWFP
Students seats under technical assistance program
There will be a total
72 seats. The applicants seeking admission to a medical college should
submit their applications through their own government /embassies to
the Government of Pakistan (Economic Affairs Division, Islamabad). The
names of selectees from foreign students for medical college shall be
communicated to the college concerned directly by the Federal
Government under advice to the Government of Punjab, Health
Department. Applications from foreign students submitted directly to
the Principal or to the Government of Punjab shall not be entertained.
students seats on self-finance basis
There will be a total
number of 28 seats for foreign students on self-finance basis i.e. 4
in each college. The applicants seeking admission on self-finance
basis will be required to contribute to the college endowment fund.
This contribution would be US $ 10,000 per annum in addition to the
normal fee till graduation. However, such students will apply to the
Economic Affairs Division, Government of Pakistan Ministry of Finance,
Islamabad. The students will have to pay contribution for the first
year through pay order worth US $ 10,000/- in the name of the
Principal of the college where he/she has been selected and for the
remaining four years a bank guarantee worth US $ 40, 000/- in the name
of the same Principal. In case a student repeats any class at his/her
own accord or fails in the class/university examination, he will have
to pay US $ 10,000/- for each extra year. Students discontinuing their
studies at their own or expelled from the college will not be refunded
the remaining amount which would be credited to the college according
to the bank guarantee.
:- If no candidate is available against any of the reserved
seats, the remaining seats will be added to the open merit seats.
:- Students admitted against self finance seats shall stay in the same
Note III:- The
nominations by the various governments/authorities against reserved
seats shall reach the Principal of the college concerned not later
than the start of the session and the students shall be directed to
report to the college in the beginning of the session on a date to be
announced by the concerned college.
Note Iv:- Application
forms for admission of candidates from foreign countries, nominees of
the Government of Azad Jammu & Kashmir and Army etc; shall be
submitted along with attested copies of the following certificates in
addition to certificates mentioned above.
Certificate of having
passed Intermediate Examination (pre-medical) with national language,
English. Biology, Physics and Chemistry including Organic Chemistry as
subject of the examination or an examination considered equivalent to
the Intermediate (pre-medical) examination by the (IBCC) Inter Board
Committee of Chairmen, Islamabad.
In case of the
foreign students a certificate to the effect that the candidate can
read, write, and speak English fluently enough to be able to benefit
from the theoretical and practical classes should be obtained from the
Government or Ambassador or other competent authority of the country
concerned or from the Pakistan Embassy in that country.
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