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The admissions to BS 4-years programme are invited from all over Pakistan and are made on the basis of regional quota (Regular) and on Self-Finance as well. The admissions are announced once a year (normally in Fall Semester).

Age Limit:

The maximum age limit for admission to the BS programme is 22 years. Any one beyond the age of 22 years shall not be admitted unless the relaxation is granted by the Vice-Chancellor under special circumstances on the recommendation of the Chairperson/ Director of Department/ School/ Institute/ Centre concerned.


An individual holding a Higher Secondary School Certificate from a Pakistani Board or an equivalent certificate from any other recognized institution, with at least a second division or its equivalent grade is eligible for admission to the Bachelor’s programme of study.

Merit Criteria:

The merit shall be calculated as per criteria mentioned here under:

Matric/SSC/Equivalent : 30%
FSc (Pre-Medical) / Equivalent : 70%


Merit= (MOM)/(TM) x30 + (MOF)/(TM) x70


MOM= Marks obtained in Matric or equivalent
MOF= Marks obtained in FSc or equivalent
TM= Total Marks in the relevant Examination