HEC ponders possibility of holding SGAT for GIL overseas students.

ISLAMABAD -- Higher Education Commission (HEC), Pakistan has devised a fair mechanism to provide an opportunity to the students of unrecognised colleges of Global Institute Lahore for recognition of their degrees.

HEC, through Education Testing Council (ETC), will conduct Special Graduate Assessment Test (SGAT) for the students. HEC is also exploring the possibility of holding tests for the overseas students of Global Institute in the designated regions viz. Dubai, United Arab Emirates, and Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, subject to receipt of a considerable number of applications -- minimum 100 students from a city.

According to details, Global Institute, Lahore is a recognised chartered Institution in the private sector established vide Punjab Act II of...

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