University of Engineering & Technology (UET) Lahore organized a combine entry test for admissions in B. Sc Engineering and B. Sc Engineering Technology. More than 46,000 candidates, seeking admissions in different engineering universities of Punjab appeared in Entry Test. Including Lahore 13 test centers were established in different cities of Punjab to facilitate maximum students. Among 46,000 students 13550 candidates in UET Lahore, 3228 in Kala Shah Kaku Campus, 4322 in BZU Multan, 5891 in Islamabad, 5532 in Faisalabad, 2811 in Taxila, 2509 in Sahiwal, 2374 in Gujrat, 1198 in Rahim Yar Khan, 1533 in Bahawalpur, 598 in Mianwali, 1554 in NFC-IET Multan and 335 in Rasul appeared in Entry Test 2019. The result of entry test is supposed to be declared on Sunday midnight 21 st July 2019. While the Answer key has been uploaded on website at midnight of 14 and 15 July 2019 so that students may make self-assessment for their satisfaction. However, students of F. Sc (Pre-Medical) also appeared in Entry Test this year.
At this occasion, Vice Chancellor Prof. Dr. Syed Mansoor Sarwar visited all examination centers. While talking to the media he said, “Merit and Transparency have been ensured in Entry Test. However, the number of students is higher than the number of seats in engineering institutions. In this context, we’ll make dialogues with Pakistan Engineering Council (PEC) to increase seats. Resources and other facilities would also be ensured for this purpose.” He also said, “There were no complaints from parents about entry test and other arrangements. We are thankful to district administration, City Traffic Police and other security organizations for their cooperation. Due to heavy rain a little bit anxiety was created but thanks to Allah Almighty the test did not delay or postponed.”
Moreover, the duration of test was 100 minutes. For the guidance of candidates “Information Desks” were also established and the volunteers from UET students’ societies provided their services to facilitate the students on Information Desks. Registrar UET Muhhamd Asif, Public Relations Officer Dr. Tanveer Qasim, Convener Admission Committee Dr. Muhammad Ali Maud and other faculty members were also present at this occasion. Special arrangement for waiting area and availability of water were made for parents of candidates. Prof. Dr. Syed Mansoor Sarwar appreciated the untiring efforts of admission office and their whole team for excellent arrangements. Candidates and their parents were satisfied with the Test and other facilities which were provided by university administration. During the test Parents were found while seeking prayers for the success of their children. Specially mothers were holding rosary in their hands.