Islamabad: On the directives of Federal Minister for Education & Professional Training, Shafqat Mahmood, IBCC equivalence committee revised the equivalence formula for A* after 11 years and IBCC has started the issuance of equivalence certificates on new formula, the Secretary IBCC Dr Ghulam Ali Mallah told media.
Dr Mallah appreciated the role of chief executives of intermediate & secondary boards for providing data in time to IBCC to implement a new policy in its true spirit. The IBCC is also issuing another equivalence certificate to the pre-medical students in the format required by PMC.
During chairing the review meeting of IBCC, Dr Mallah informed the participants that with the kind support of the Federal Ministry, IBCC Service Rules have been approved. The performance of the e-portal of IBCC Equivalence was analyzed and several suggestions were shared for improvement of its efficient working. The Secretary IBCC was told that the e-filing is being gradually adopted in IBCC and its regional offices.
The IT team of IBCC briefed about measures taken for foolproof security of IBCC’s data. The support of NTC & NITB in technology reforms was appreciated. The Secretary directed IT team to finalize the Attestation e-portal to facilitate students, local boards & foreign offices for ease of the consul business.