By Abdul Qadir Qureshi
On the directive of Chancellor Z.A. Nizami, the Sir Syed University of Engineering and Te Technology has started preparations for admission process for 2013.
The University offers admissions to various engineering disciplines which include Computer, Electronics, Civil, Bio-Medical and Telecommunication Engineering and Computer Science.
According to Pre-Admission notice for BS 2013, Aptitude Test will be held on November 18 for admission to a 4 year programme.
According to the University notice, the students securing minimum 60 percent marks will be eligible for admission and with combination of Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics for all programmes.
With combination of Physics, Mathematics and Computer Science the admission seekers will be eligible for Computer Engineering and Computer Science only and for Bio-Medical Engineering with combination of Physics, Chemistry and Biology.
Registrar Shah Mahmood H. Syed said that admissions will be strictly on merit giving weightage to the marks obtained in Matric (SSC), Intermediate (HSC), Aptitude Test and Interview.
He said the Aptitude Test will be in English, General Knowledge, Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry/Computer Science/Biology. The University has prepared model test papers of the last 5 years.
It may be pointed out here that Charter Inspection and Evaluation Committee of Sindh Government while HEC has granted it highest W4 category. The University is ISO 9001:2008 certified.
The University is a member of Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU) and International Association of Universities (IAU), UNESCO, Paris. It has collaboration with leading UK and US Universities and provides facility of credit transfer.
The university provides scholarships and financial assistance of more than Rs 50 million for deserving and needy students.