A notification has been issued by Pakistan Medical Commission in connection with Merit Calculation For Medical Colleges Admissions 2021. The further detail of said notification in same is as under;
Merit Calculation For Medical Colleges Admissions 2021
Reference to PMC earlier Notification No.F.4-Sec.PMC-2020/Insp.Notification/455 dated 30.06.2021. All Public and Private Medical/ Dental Colleges are required to strictly comply to the following decision of the Council dated 25.06.2021:
The Council in its meeting held on 25th June, 2021 approved a policy for calculation of merit for the upcoming admissions in line with the government policy due to Covid-19 pandemic where the marks obtained by the students in the science electives only shall be used for calculating the merit. This policy will apply to all students taking their FSc. in 2021 and who are applying on the basis of last year’s FSC results or on the basis of A-levels results to ensure no discrimination in merit calculation.
All colleges/universities when calculating the merit for admissions shall ensure that for purposes of FSc. or A-Level or any equivalent HSSC qualification results only the marks obtained in the science electives of Biology, Chemistry and Physics/Mathematics be used.
Notwithstanding the use of only electives for preparation of merit, the applying student must have obtained 65% or more aggregate score (in all subjects cumulatively) in their FSc., A-Level or any equivalent HSSC qualification as prescribed by regulations.