Tag: medical colleges

Three medical colleges in upper Sindh face acute shortage of teachers

LARKANA: Three medical colleges in Larkana and Sukkur region running under Shaheed Mohtarma Benazir Bhutto Medical University (SMBBMU) are facing acute shortage of teaching...

CM takes notice of action against street vendors in anti-encroachment operation

--Sardar Usman Buzdar orders constitution of taskforce to review matters of private hospitals LAHORE: Punjab Chief Minister Sardar Usman Buzdar on Friday took notice of action against...

PAMI expresses concern over MBBS, BDS uniform admission policy

KARACHI: Pakistan Association of Private and Medical Institutions (PAMI) President Dr Tariq Sohail on Monday expressed reservations on Sindh’s uniform admission policy for public...

Several medical colleges across Punjab refuse to induct MD, MS students

LAHORE: The first structured scheme introduced by the Punjab government so that Doctor of Medicine (MD)/Master of Surgery (MS)/Master of Dental Surgery (MDS) and Fellow of...

FIA says returned Rs 745m to 23,000 medical students

LAHORE: The Supreme Court on Monday was informed by the Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) that it recovered Rs745 million from private medical colleges who...

CJP directs to ensure admissions in private medical colleges on merit

LAHORE: Chief Justice of Pakistan (CJP) Saqib Nisar on Monday remarked that back channels for seeking admission into private medical colleges will be shut. He...

Apex court bars private medical colleges from advertising admissions

LAHORE: The private medical colleges on Thursday have been ordered by the Supreme Court to not advertise admissions until further notice. The decision came from Chief...

44 Cants start upgradation of health, education facilities

RAWALPINDI: As many as 108 new educational institutions would be established in 44 cantonment areas while the health facilities would also be upgraded by...

SC summons three-month performance reports of medical colleges

CJP says medical colleges not meeting PMDC's criteria to be brought under UHS LAHORE: The Supreme Court on Sunday summoned the three-month performance reports of...

CJP says won’t let contractual hiring system run in Pakistan

Chief Justice Nisar asks under which law retired officers are earning more money than high court judges FIA, NAB to probe recognition process of...

SC orders formation of team to monitor Sindh’s hospitals, medical colleges

KARACHI: The Supreme Court of Pakistan has ordered the formation of a five-member inspection team which will monitor private medical colleges and government hospitals...

CJP warns private medical colleges against becoming business enterprises

Justice Nisar says private medical colleges will be regulated at all costs, vows to visit all such institutions Rejects criticism of visit to hospitals, says...

SHC seeks PMDC comments on fresh admission tests for medical colleges

KARACHI: The Sindh High Court (SHC) on Friday asked the Pakistan Medical and Dental Council (PMDC) to file comments on a petition against the conduct of...

CJP takes notice of fee hike in medical colleges

ISLAMABAD: Chief Justice of Pakistan (CJP) Justice Saqib Nisar has taken suo moto notice of exorbitant fees being charged by private medical colleges and...

Committee constituted to probe misconduct in entry test of medical colleges

KARACHI: The Sindh Health Department has constituted an enquiry committee to probe the allegations of improper conduct of Public Sector Medical Colleges/ Universities entry...

Private medical colleges’ fee-hike hits a snag

ISLAMABAD: The students of private medical colleges may take a sigh of relief as the government is reluctant to issue notification regarding the annual...

Doctors community rejected the strike call of handful elements

  The Punjab Minister for Specialized Healthcare and Medical Education, Salman Rafique has appreciated the doctors; community, vice-chancellors, and principals of medical universities and colleges...