Entry tests for MPhil/PhD at ICCBS-UoK on July 14

KARACHI – An Entrance Test will be held at the International Center for Chemical and Biological Sciences (ICCBS), University of Karachi (UoK) on Sunday (July 14) to induct students in the ICCBS MPhil and PhD Admission Programme-2019.

The test will start at 10:00am at the Prof. Salimuzzaman Siddiqui Auditorium and L.E.J. National Science Information Center, University of Karachi. All the candidates will have to report at 09:20 am along with their Admit Card and original CNIC. The test results will be announced on the center’s and the University’s website on July 18, while the final merit list will be announced soon.


This was decided in a meeting of the admission committee held at the Dr. Panjwani Center for Molecular Medicine and Drug Research (PCMD) on Friday. ICCBS-UoK Director Prof. Dr. M. Iqbal Choudhary presided over the meeting. Speaking at the occasion, Prof. Iqbal Choudhary reiterated that all admissions will be given to students purely on merit basis under the announced higher learning programme of the University of Karachi. He said that the successful students will have to appear in the interviews. He maintained that the successful students will be given admissions to the Dr. Panjwani Center for Molecular Medicine and Drug Research and H.E.J. Research Institute of Chemistry.

He said that hundreds of candidates will be appearing in written and oral examinations in various science disciplines, which include Organic Chemistry, Analytical Chemistry, Bio-Organic Chemistry, Pharmacology, and Molecular Medicine.

It was also decided in the meeting that for candidates' convenience a shuttle bus service will run from Maskan Gate and Campus Gate (near Sheikh Zayed Islamic Center) to the ICCBS during 09:00 to 09:30 am for arrival and 01:00-01:30 pm for departure from the ICCBS to University gates.