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ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA / PREREQUISITES

MBBS (Shifa College of Medicine)
Any one of the following qualifications is necessary for an application to be eligible for consideration. All foreign qualifications must be supported by an Equivalence Certificate issued by the IBCC.

    • 60 percent overall score in pre-medical group of Intermediate Certification in Pakistan. However, much higher scores proves competitive.
    • British Advanced Level (A-Level) Certification with Biology, Chemistry and Physics/Mathematics. The achievements should be over 60% (pre-medical) in IBCC Equivalence Certificate.
    • US Grade-12 Diploma (minimum GPA 3.0) accompanied by an Equivalence Certificate from the IBCC of at least 60 % F.Sc pre-medical qualification (that will require inclusion of Biology, Chemistry, Physics/Mathematics and English in the final 3 years). Higher Secondary School Certificate from other countries with Biology, Chemistry and Physics/Mathematics accompanied by an Equivalence Certificate from IBCC* of at least 60% F.SC Pre-medical qualification.

* The Equivalence Certificate will be obtained from a government office of the Ministry of Education called The Inter Board Committee of Chairmen (IBCC). This office attempts to translate foreign qualifications into Pakistani equivalents. It has its own requirements to be met and it can take time. The University has no connections with that office and is, therefore, unable to provide any information or assistance in that connection. It is the applicants’ responsibility to obtain the Equivalence Certificate before an offer of admission could be formalized.
International applicants are advised to visit the website of IBCC at www.ibcc.edu.pk and establish contact with it on the following address to seek information and guidance:

Inter Board Committee of Chairmen
Plot No. 25, Street No. 38, Sector G-10/4
Near Federal Govt. Employees Housing Foundation (FGEHF)
Islamabad, Pakistan.
Tel 1: +92-51-933-0251 to 0254
Web: www.ibcc.edu.pk
MHPE (Department of Health Professions Education)
Masters in Health Professions Education (2 years Program)
 
Health care professionals from one of the following specializations having atleast 16 years of education (NQF Level 6) are eligible for consideration. All foreign qualifications must be supported by transcripts and degrees attested / equivalence by Higher Education Commission of Pakistan (HEC). 

    • Medical
    • Dental
    • Pharmaceutical
    • Nursing
    • Allied Health Sciences (Biosciences, Physical Therapy, Psychology, Medical Technology etc.)

* Atleast 2.5 cumilative GPA on the scale of 4 'or' 60% marks in Bachelors (Level 6) degree.
Must clear HEC or University admission test in good standing.
BSN (Shifa College of Nursing)

Following qualification is necessary for an applicant to be eligible for consideration

  • 50% score in FSc with Pre Medical subjects
  • Age 17 – 25 years.
  • Passing Entry Test & Interview
Post-RN BScN (Shifa College of Nursing)

Following qualification is necessary for an applicant to be eligible for consideration

  • Matric with Science
  • Diploma in General Nursing
  • 01 year post basic Diploma in Midwifery or any other specialty
  • 02 years clinical experience
  • Valid registration with all entries of professional qualifications
  • Passing Entry Test & Interview
MSc Nursing MSN (Shifa College of Nursing)

Following qualification is necessary for an applicant to be eligible for consideration

  • 03 Years General Nursing Diploma
  • 01 Year Midwifery Diploma OR any other Post Basic Specialty Diploma.
  • 02 Years Post-RN BSN Degree Program
  • Pakistan Studies & Islamiat at Bachelors level
  • 02 Years Clinical Experience
  • Valid Registration with PNC.
  • Passing Entry test & Interview
OR
  • 04 Years Generic BSN Degree Program
  • 02 Years Clinical Experience excluding 01 year internship
  • Valid Registration with PNC.
  • Passing Entry Test & Interview
Diploma Programs (Shifa College of Nursing)
Diploma in Accident and Emergency Nursing, Cardiology Nursing and Intensive Nursing Care (ICU) (1 year Program)
1. Diploma in General Nursing or Generic BSN
2. Valid PNC registration
Pharm. D (Shifa College of Pharmaceutical Sciences)
Any one of the following qualifications is necessary for an application to be eligible for consideration. All foreign qualifications must be supported by an Equivalence Certificate issued by the IBCC.

    • 60 percent overall and unadjusted score in pre-medical group of Intermediate Certification in Pakistan. However, much higher scores proves competitive. BSc group or equivalent are also eligible to apply.
    • British Advanced Level (A-Level) Certification with Biology, Chemistry and Physics/Mathematics. The achievements should be over 60% (pre-medical) in IBCC Equivalence Certificate.
    • US Grade-12 Diploma (minimum GPA 3.0) accompanied by an Equivalence Certificate from the IBCC of at least 60 % F.Sc pre-medical qualification (that will require inclusion of Biology, Chemistry, Physics/Mathematics and English in the final 3 years). Higher Secondary School Certificate from other countries with Biology, Chemistry and Physics/Mathematics accompanied by an Equivalence Certificate from IBCC* of at least 60% F.SC Pre-medical qualification.

* The Equivalence Certificate will be obtained from a government office of the Ministry of Education called The Inter Board Committee of Chairmen (IBCC). This office attempts to translate foreign qualifications into Pakistani equivalents. It has its own requirements to be met and it can take time. The University has no connections with that office and is, therefore, unable to provide any information or assistance in that connection. It is the applicants’ responsibility to obtain the Equivalence Certificate before an offer of admission could be formalized.
International applicants are advised to visit the website of IBCC at www.ibcc.edu.pk and establish contact with it on the following address to seek information and guidance:

Inter Board Committee of Chairmen
Plot No. 25, Street No. 38, Sector G-10/4
Near Federal Govt. Employees Housing Foundation (FGEHF)
Islamabad, Pakistan.
Tel 1: +92-51-933-0251 to 0254
Web: www.ibcc.edu.pk
 
 
University Entry Test:

The entry test shall be based on Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs) containing 100 MCQs of 1 mark each (Total 100 Marks). There shall be NO negative marking. Total time allowed for the test shall be 120 minutes (2 hours). The distribution of questions in various sections shall be as follows;

Section

No. of MCQs

Marks

Biology

25

25

Chemistry

25

25

Physics

25

25

English

10

10

Current Affairs / General Knowledge

10

10

General Mathematics

05

05

Total

100

100

 

Reference Books:            F.Sc Text Books

Sample Paper:                 Download here

M. Phil Pharmacology (Molecular)

The candidates are expected to meet the following minimum eligibility criteria for being considered for admission in the M.Phil Pharmacology (Molecular) programme:

  • At least 2.5/4.0 CGPA or 60% marks in a 4 or 5 years degree program (NQF Level 6) in pharmacy (Pharm. D/ B. Pharm/ M. Pharm) or BS Biological Sciences / BS Applied Biosciences.
  • Clear the STMU admission test / GAT / GRE test with at least 50% marks.
  • Appear before and pass the interview conducted by the SCPS admission committee.
  • Submit a personal statement to be reviewed by the potential supervisor(s).

The merit list shall be based on cumulative score in academic qualifications (5%), test (35%), personal statement (30%) and interview (30%). All foreign qualifications must be supported by transcripts and degrees attested / equivalence by Higher Education Commission of Pakistan (HEC). 

DPT (Department of Physical Therapy)
Any one of the following qualifications is necessary for an application to be eligible for consideration. All foreign qualifications must be supported by an Equivalence Certificate issued by the IBCC.

    • 60 percent overall score in pre-medical group of Intermediate Certification in Pakistan. However, much higher scores proves competitive.
    • British Advanced Level (A-Level) Certification with Biology, Chemistry and Physics/Mathematics. The achievements should be over 60% (pre-medical) in IBCC Equivalence Certificate.
    • US Grade-12 Diploma (minimum GPA 3.0) accompanied by an Equivalence Certificate from the IBCC of at least 60 % F.Sc pre-medical qualification (that will require inclusion of Biology, Chemistry, Physics/Mathematics and English in the final 3 years). Higher Secondary School Certificate from other countries with Biology, Chemistry and Physics/Mathematics accompanied by an Equivalence Certificate from IBCC* of at least 60% F.SC Pre-medical qualification.

* The Equivalence Certificate will be obtained from a government office of the Ministry of Education called The Inter Board Committee of Chairmen (IBCC). This office attempts to translate foreign qualifications into Pakistani equivalents. It has its own requirements to be met and it can take time. The University has no connections with that office and is, therefore, unable to provide any information or assistance in that connection. It is the applicants’ responsibility to obtain the Equivalence Certificate before an offer of admission could be formalized.
International applicants are advised to visit the website of IBCC at www.ibcc.edu.pk and establish contact with it on the following address to seek information and guidance:

Inter Board Committee of Chairmen
Plot No. 25, Street No. 38, Sector G-10/4
Near Federal Govt. Employees Housing Foundation (FGEHF)
Islamabad, Pakistan.
Tel 1: +92-51-933-0251 to 0254
Web: www.ibcc.edu.pk

 

University Entry Test:

The entry test shall be based on Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs) containing 100 MCQs of 1 mark each (Total 100 Marks). There shall be NO negative marking. Total time allowed for the test shall be 120 minutes (2 hours). The distribution of questions in various sections shall be as follows;

Section

No. of MCQs

Marks

Biology

25

25

Chemistry

25

25

Physics

25

25

English

10

10

Current Affairs / General Knowledge

10

10

General Mathematics

05

05

Total

100

100

 

Reference Books:            F.Sc Text Books

Sample Paper:                 Download here

BS-MT , AS-MT& AD-MT (Shifa College of Medical Technology)
Any one of the following qualifications is necessary for an application to be eligible for consideration. All foreign qualifications must be supported by an Equivalence Certificate issued by the IBCC.

    • 50 percent overall score in pre-medical group or equivalent of Intermediate Certification in Pakistan. However, much higher scores proves competitive.

    • British Advanced Level (A-Level) Certification with Biology, Chemistry and Physics/Mathematics. The achievements should be over 50% (pre-medical) or equivalent in IBCC Equivalence Certificate.

    • US Grade-12 Diploma (minimum GPA 3.0) accompanied by an Equivalence Certificate from the IBCC of at least 50 % F.Sc pre-medical qualification (that will require inclusion of Biology, Chemistry, Physics/Mathematics and English in the final 3 years). Higher Secondary School Certificate from other countries with Biology, Chemistry and Physics/Mathematics accompanied by an Equivalence Certificate from IBCC* of at least 50% F.SC Pre-medical qualification.
    • Applicant must be under 24 years of Age


* The Equivalence Certificate will be obtained from a government office of the Ministry of Education called The Inter Board Committee of Chairmen (IBCC). This office attempts to translate foreign qualifications into Pakistani equivalents. It has its own requirements to be met and it can take time. The University has no connections with that office and is, therefore, unable to provide any information or assistance in that connection. It is the applicants’ responsibility to obtain the Equivalence Certificate before an offer of admission could be formalized.
International applicants are advised to visit the website of IBCC at www.ibcc.edu.pk and establish contact with it on the following address to seek information and guidance:

Inter Board Committee of Chairmen
Plot No. 25, Street No. 38, Sector G-10/4
Near Federal Govt. Employees Housing Foundation (FGEHF)
Islamabad, Pakistan.
Tel 1: +92-51-933-0251 to 0254
Web: www.ibcc.edu.pk
MBA (Department of Business Management)
MBA (2 years Program)
16 years of education in any academic discipline with minimum 50% marks / 2.5 CGPA or equivalent foreign education.
BS-CP (Department of Clinical Psychology)
Any one of the following qualifications is necessary for an application to be eligible for consideration. All foreign qualifications must be supported by an Equivalence Certificate issued by the IBCC.

    • 50 percent overall score in FA / FSc (Pre-medical) group of Intermediate Certification in Pakistan. However, much higher scores proves competitive. BA / BSc group or equivalent are also eligible to apply.
    • British Advanced Level (A-Level) Certification with Biology, Chemistry and Physics/Mathematics. The achievements should be over 50% (pre-medical) in IBCC Equivalence Certificate.
    • US Grade-12 Diploma (minimum GPA 3.0) accompanied by an Equivalence Certificate from the IBCC of at least 50% FA / F.Sc (Pre-medical) qualification (that will require inclusion of Biology, Chemistry, Physics/Mathematics and English in the final 3 years). Higher Secondary School Certificate from other countries with Biology, Chemistry and Physics/Mathematics accompanied by an Equivalence Certificate from IBCC* of at least 50% FA / F.SC (Pre-medical) qualification.

* The Equivalence Certificate will be obtained from a government office of the Ministry of Education called The Inter Board Committee of Chairmen (IBCC). This office attempts to translate foreign qualifications into Pakistani equivalents. It has its own requirements to be met and it can take time. The University has no connections with that office and is, therefore, unable to provide any information or assistance in that connection. It is the applicants’ responsibility to obtain the Equivalence Certificate before an offer of admission could be formalized.
International applicants are advised to visit the website of IBCC at www.ibcc.edu.pk and establish contact with it on the following address to seek information and guidance:

Inter Board Committee of Chairmen
Plot No. 25, Street No. 38, Sector G-10/4
Near Federal Govt. Employees Housing Foundation (FGEHF)
Islamabad, Pakistan.
Tel 1: +92-51-933-0251 to 0254
Web: www.ibcc.edu.pk
MS-CP (Department of Clinical Psychology)

The candidates are expected to meet the following minimum eligibility criteria for being considered for admission in the MS Clinical Psychology programme:

  • At least 2.5/4.0 CGPA or 60% marks in a 4 or 5 years degree program (NQF Level 6) in Psychology, Behavioral Sciences, Applied psychology or Sociology.
  • Clear the STMU admission test / GAT / GRE test with at least 50% marks.
  • Appear before and pass the interview conducted by the DCP admission committee.
  • Submit a personal statement to be reviewed by the potential supervisor(s).

The merit list shall be based on cumulative score in academic qualifications (5%), test (35%), personal statement (30%) and interview (30%). All foreign qualifications must be supported by transcripts and degrees attested / equivalence by Higher Education Commission of Pakistan (HEC). 

BS Biosciences (Department of Biosciences)
Any one of the following qualifications is necessary for an application to be eligible for consideration. All foreign qualifications must be supported by an Equivalence Certificate issued by the IBCC.

    • 50 percent overall score in pre-medical group of Intermediate Certification in Pakistan. However, much higher scores proves competitive.

    • British Advanced Level (A-Level) Certification with Biology, Chemistry and Physics/Mathematics. The achievements should be over 50% (pre-medical) in IBCC Equivalence Certificate.

  • US Grade-12 Diploma (minimum GPA 3.0) accompanied by an Equivalence Certificate from the IBCC of at least 50 % F.Sc pre-medical qualification (that will require inclusion of Biology, Chemistry, Physics/Mathematics and English in the final 3 years). Higher Secondary School Certificate from other countries with Biology, Chemistry and Physics/Mathematics accompanied by an Equivalence Certificate from IBCC* of at least 50% F.SC Pre-medical qualification.

* The Equivalence Certificate will be obtained from a government office of the Ministry of Education called The Inter Board Committee of Chairmen (IBCC). This office attempts to translate foreign qualifications into Pakistani equivalents. It has its own requirements to be met and it can take time. The University has no connections with that office and is, therefore, unable to provide any information or assistance in that connection. It is the applicants’ responsibility to obtain the Equivalence Certificate before an offer of admission could be formalized.
International applicants are advised to visit the website of IBCC at www.ibcc.edu.pk and establish contact with it on the following address to seek information and guidance:

Inter Board Committee of Chairmen
Plot No. 25, Street No. 38, Sector G-10/4
Near Federal Govt. Employees Housing Foundation (FGEHF)
Islamabad, Pakistan.
Tel 1: +92-51-933-0251 to 0254
Web: www.ibcc.edu.pk