The first meeting of the Education Testing Council [ETC] was held at HEC Secretariat on Saturday.
The council was apprised that since its inception over 100,000 candidates have been successfully tested for award of scholarships.
The meeting chaired by the acting chief of HEC Dr Arshad Ali decided that initially the test would be launched for fall 2017 admission session at undergraduate level.
The universities would be encouraged to adopt the ETC Test however, gradually all universities and degree awarding institutions shall be required to embrace the test.
Published in The Express Tribune, May 7th, 2017.