Higher Education Commission, HEC established Education Testing Council to conduct HEC Entry Test. ETC Test will conduct standardized tests for admission to universities from fall 2017. The test will be free of cost for all students interested in taking admissions in public and private sector universities. The test will be valid for two years.
HEC Entry test for Undergraduate programs will be valid for Two years.
HEC will only take the Entry Test, but the universities reserve the right of the selection. Each university is independent to set its own selection criteria.
Who Can Apply for the Test?
- Students with 12 years of schooling (HSSC) or equivalent
- Students awaiting results for 12th year
HEC Entr Test Categories
- HAT- UG-E (12 years/ equal Education in Pre-Engineering Group)
- HAT- UG-M (12 years/ equal Education in Pre-Medical Group)
- HAT- UG-A (12 years/ equal Education in Arts/ Humanities/ Social Sciences Group)
- HAT- UG-CS (12 years/ equal Education in Computer Science Group)
- HAT- UG-GS (12 years/ equal Education in General Science Group)
- HAT- UG-I.COM (12 years/ equal Education in I.Com Group)
Applicants may select any test centre from the list available on HEC website; however for their own convenience they are advised to choose a test centre nearest to their residence/district of domicile.
Schedule of HEC Entry Test·
Date of Test will be announced in national newspapers and on HEC website: www.hec.gov.pk
SMS will be sent to all registered students for test date, time and venue.
The test is applicable to the specific Private and Public Sector Universities. Names of the Universities are available on HEC website.
Deadline or the Last Date for HEC Entry Test?
Last date for online registration is Wednesday, July 12, 2017.
How to Apply (Register) for HEC Entry Test (Step by Step Guide)
Go to E-Portal HEC, you will see the below interface. Just click on Register because you're not a member, you need to have an account on it.
Then you have to complete the information with your nationality, CNIC, Region, password, phone number.
The same goes for the email address that you need to provide the code that will be sent to your email
Keep in mind, you should write correct phone number where a code will be sent that you have to write.
After this, you will receive this email from HEC.
In this email, you will get USER ID
Once you get it, go to E-Portal, and sign in with with the USER ID that you received in your gmail and the password that you entered while filling the form.
Now go to My Profile, and complete the information of Personal Detail, Contact, and Education. You don't need to complete the information for other things like Publications etc.
Once you reach to Education Tab, complete with the SSC and HSSC details.
Step 6: (Last Step)
Click on ETC Entry Test then Apply for Entry Test.
Congratulations, now you're good to go. But you should keep a printed copy of the document that shall be required at the later stages.
LIST OF PARTNER UNIVERSITIES
This test will be valid for the following universities:
1. Mirpur University of Science and Technology (MUST), Mirpur
2. National Textile University (NTU), Faisalabad
3. Govt. College Women University (GCWUF), Faisalabad
4. Gomal University, D.I.Khan
5. Balochistan University of Engineering and Technology, Khuzdar
6. Karakoram International University (KIU), Gilgit
7. Muhammad Nawaz Sharif University of Engineering and Technology (MNS UET), Multan
8. The University of Agriculture, Peshawar
9. The University of Poonch, Rawalakot
10. Ghazi University, Dera Ghazi Khan
11. Islamia College, Peshawar (ICP)
12. NED University of Engineering Technology (NED UET), Karachi
13. Institute of Space Technology (IST), Islamabad
14. University of Management Sciences Information Technology, Kotli
15. Dawood University of Engineering and Technology, Karachi
16. Fatima Jinnah Women University (FJWU), Rawalpindi
17. Kinnaird College for Women, Lahore
18. Abbottabad University of Science and Technology (AUST), Abbottabad
19. Institute of Management Sciences, (IM Sciences), Peshawar
20. Shah Abdul Latif University, Khairpur
21. Shaheed Zulfiqar Ali Bhutto Medical University, Islamabad
22. University of Sindh, Jamshoro
23. National University of Modern Languages (NUML), Islamabad
24. Institute of Industrial Electronics Engineering (IIEE), Karachi
25. University of Balochistan, Quetta
26. COMSATS Institute of Information Technology, Islamabad
27. University of Science and Technology, Bannu
28. Muhammad Nawaz Shareef University of Agriculture Multan
29. Shaheed Benazir Bhutto University, Sheringal
30. The University of Azad Jammu and Kashmir
31. Private Sector Universities
32. Muslim Youth University (MY), Islamabad
33. University of South Asia (USA), Lahore
34. University of Central Punjab (UCP), Lahore
35. Hajvery University (HU), Lahore
36. Hajvery University (HU), Sheikhupura
37. National University of Computer Emerging Sciences (FAST), Chiniot Faisalabad
38. National University of Computer Emerging Sciences (FAST), Islamabad
39. National University of Computer Emerging Sciences (FAST), Karachi
40. National University of Computer Emerging Sciences (FAST), Lahore
41. National University of Computer Emerging Sciences (FAST), Peshawar
42. Foundation University, Islamabad
43. DHA Suffa University, Karachi
44. Greenwich University, Karachi
45. Muhammad Ali Jinnah University, Karachi
46. Ziauddin University Karachi
47. National College Of Business Administration And Economics, Lahore
48. Capital University of Science & Technology (CUST), Islamabad
49. ILMA University Karachi