Private medical institutions to refund fee

Karachi: Following the directives Governor Sindh Dr Ishrat Ul Ebad Khan, the medical colleges and universities in the private sector have decided to refund the fee of all those students who also got admission on merit to public sector medical colleges and universities in Sindh.

A decision to this effect was taken in a meeting of the heads of all private sector medical colleges and universities in Sindh at the Governor’s House on Saturday.

The meeting was assured that the fee, including admission fee, of all those students, who had first got admission to private sector medical colleges and universities but later got admissions on merit to public sector medical colleges and universities in Sindh, would be refunded.

The meeting also constituted a six-member committee to be headed by the vice chancellor of Karachi University to work for the solution of problems being faced by private and public sector medical universities and colleges.

The committee would also design a calendar on a permanent basis to finalise the last date of admissions to enable the students and their parents to take a final decisions with regard to admissions.

The meeting also extended by one month the last date of admission to public sector medical colleges in Sindh in view of losses caused by heavy rain in the province.

For more information, contact:
Sindh Governor House
Syed Wajahat Ali
Press Secretary to Governor
Tel: 99201217, 99201201-3
Email: press_secretary@governorsindh.gov.pk