Admission Requirements

Admission Policy

Admission is granted to first year class of Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS) and Bachelors of Dental Surgery (BDS). The Admission is offered on the basis of Academic Records and Admission Test to be conducted by the College, University or NTS. The minimum academic qualification is HSC/intermediate (Pre-Medical with Biology, Physics and Chemistry) or equivalent with 60% aggregate marks excluding 2% for Hafiz-e-Quran.
The admission will be open to all purely on merit. The number of seats available for admission to the first year MBBS academic session 2018-19 will be 100 students. BDS academic session. 2018-19 will be for 50 students.

Where and How to Apply

  • The information, prospectus and college registration form can be obtained from the College reception at a cost of Rs. 3000.
  • Completed application form together with the required supporting documents and non-refundable registration fee must be submitted by the date notified by the University.
  • Applications received without fee will not be processed. Once acknowledged, an application cannot be withdrawn. Application fee may only be paid through cash or bank draft/pay order only. No cheques will be entertained. in the name of Sir Syed College of Medical Sciences. Drawn on bank having a branch in Karachi.
  • It is the sole responsibility of the applicant to comply with all the instructions given on the Application form and submit it before the due date. Incomplete applications and applications received after the last date will not be processed.

Equivalence Criteria of Foreign Examinations

For the purpose of determining merit, the candidates having passed Cambridge High School Certificate Examination with Biology, Physics and Chemistry at Principal level or the General Certificate of Education (A level) with Biology, Physics and Chemistry, the grades obtained in these examination will be equated as follows:

  • Grade A
  • Grade B
  • Grade C
  • Grade D
  • Grade E

The equivalence certificate in this regard can only be issued by IBCC Islamabad who are the competent authority to issue an equivalence certificate. All candidates before applying for admission may obtain an equivalence certificate. Students applying on foreign seats should either appear in the entance examination or obtain a score of min. 550 makes in each of the above subject in SAT II examination.

Proficiency in English

The medium of instruction at the College is English. Candidates are required to demonstrate reasonably good proficiency in this language. However, those who are admitted because of excellent performance in the test but are not up to the required standard in English should improve their language.

Submission of Application Pack for Admission

  • Candidates for admission must submit their applications neat and complete in all respects in their own hand writing in block letters. The registration pack may be obtained from the Reception Counter of the College on payment of Rs. 3000/- for all students,
  • The candidates applying for admission must attach two attested copies of the following:
    • Secondary School Certificate and Marks Sheet/ GCE O' level with equivalence certificate
    • Higher Secondary School Marks Sheet (Pre Medical)/ GCE A' levels with certificate.
    • Marks Sheet or Grade Certificate of other Examinations.
    • NTS/ University Entry Test Result or score
    • Submission of original document is mandatory at the time of admission.
  • Application form and the documents attached with the registration form shall not be returned.
  • Incomplete registration form shall not be considered.
  • The registration shall be rejected in case the candidate is found guilty of suppression or misrepresentation of material facts.

Selection of Candidates

For the purpose of determining merit, the candidates having passed Cambridge High School Certificate Examination with Biology, Physics and Chemistry at Principal level or the General Certificate of Education (A level) with Biology, Physics and Chemistry, the grades obtained in these examination will be equated as follows:

NTS / University Entry Test

An admission test will be conducted equivalent to the standard of intermediate science (HSC) Examination in the subjects of Biology, Chemistry, Physics, English, General Knowledge and basic Mathematics.

The admission test shall be conducted by Jinnah Sindh Medical University and the candidates should contact University for test information .

Admission Criteria

The JSMU Admission Committee will process the application on the basis of merit as determined by applicant's previous academic record and her performance in the entrance Test. Different weightages are assigned to these selection criteria as detailed below:

  • Matriculation (SSC) marks or equivalent
  • Intermediate (HSC) marks or equivalent
  • Admission test
  • Interview

Documents Required

According to the rules of the College the following documents will be submitted with registration form and shall be retained invariably and permanently by the College

  • Matric Certificate (photocopy) I GCE 'O' Level / IBCC equivalence certificate.
  • HSC (Pre-Medical) Examination marks sheet and/or Marks Sheet of qualifying examination. GEC 'A' Level / IBCC equivalence certificate.
  • NTS Score card/ University Entry Test Score.
  • Migration Certificate in original, if applicable.
  • Photocopies of all other documents required by the College.

The above documents shall not be made available to the students concerned either in original or Photostat. However, in exceptional cases the Photostat of the required documents can be provided to the candidates on submission of their application on the prescribed form on payment of Rs. 50/- for each document on the notice of 7 days subject to availability of the documents.

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