UHS Declares Medical College Entry Test Result

UHS declares medical college entry test result

LAHORE, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News -6th Sept,2016) : The University of Health Sciences (UHS) Lahore declared the result of Medical Entrance Test 2016 for admission to medical and dental colleges of the Punjab on Tuesday.

A total of 54,908 candidates appeared in the test, held on August 28, out of which 29,177 scored 60 per cent and above marks. As many as 7,517 scored 50 to 59 per cent, whereas 6,621 candidates secured 40 to 49 per cent marks.

A total of 11,593 candidates scored less than 40 per cent marks. Umar Maqbool, son of Muhammad Maqbool from Faisalabad, got the first position securing 1082/1100 marks, whereas Rabbia Irfan, daughter of Muhammad Irfan-ul-Haq Khan of Gujranwala got second position, securing 1076/1100.

The third position was shared by three candidates -- Arsalan Shaukat, son of Shaukat Ali of Lahore, Alleza Ashraf, daughter of Muhammad Ashraf, and Saba Fatima, daufgter of Ikram-Ullah, both of Sahiwal district, who scored 1070/1100 marks each.

The eligible candidates will compete for 3,405 MBBS and 216 BDS seats in 20 public sector medical and dental colleges, respectively. The admission forms for government medical and dental colleges will be available from October 3 to October 15.

All those candidates who have secured 82 per cent and above aggregate marks, according to the Pakistan Medical and Dental Council's formula, will be eligible to apply for admission on open merit basis. The first selection list will be displayed on Oct 28, whereas classes in all public sector medical colleges of the Punjab will commence on Nov 14.