POLICY REGARDING AFGHAN REFUGEES STUDENTS

 

POLICY REGARDING AFGHAN REFUGEES STUDENTS 

UPDATED POLICY REGARDING AFGHAN REFUGEES STUDENTS, SUDYING IN VARIOUS EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTIONS OF PAKISTAN.

TheGovernment of Pakistan has adopted a policy for providing educationfacilities to Afghan Refugees so that they can be useful citizens onreturn to their homeland. For this purpose, Government has adopted avery lenient policy for the admission of Afghan Refugees Students invarious education institutions. All applications of Refugee Studentsare processed by the Commissionerates of Afghan Refugees, NWFP,Peshawar, Balochistan Quetta and Punjab, Lahore. These are referred tothe Ministry for onward tranmission to Ministry of Education andEconomic Affairs Division which ever is concerned. For professionalstudies the cases are sent to Economic Affairs Division fornon-professional studies these are referred Ministry of Education.These Ministries grant admissions to the Afghan Refugees students inEducational Institutions for which they apply.

2. The Government of Pakistan has also reserved following seats for Afghan Refugees in professional studies:-

Faculty

No. of seats reserved

Medical(MBBS)

13

B.Sc.(Engineering)

05

B.Pharmacy

03

B.D.S.

01

B.Sc. (Agriculture)

All applications are entertained.

D.V.M.

All applications are entertained.

Formal Education at College/University level

All applications are entertained.

 

 

3. Nominations against the reserved seats are made on merit. Merit listsare prepared in the respective Commissionerates. Admissions againstreserved seats for the academic session 2005-2006 were completed on28th January,2006.
 

For further detail/informations please contact;

Syed Tauseef Hussain,

Section officer (AR-III),

Ph: 92-51-9209376