Dow University of Health Sciences: Admission to BDS for Session 2012

Dow University of Health Sciences (DUHS), Karachi, has invited applications from local and overseas students for admissions to 4-year BDS course to study at DUHS, Ojha Campus, for session 2012.

Admission Requirements

Local students:

  • Minimum 60% marks in Intermediate Science (Pre-Medical)
  • A Level (Pre-Medical) with minimum 60% equivalent marks.
  • There is no age limit for applicants.

Overseas students:

  • The candidate should have passed at least grade 12 from any recognized institution.
  • Main eligibility requirement is:
    1. SAT II score minimum 550/800, separately in Chemistry, Biology and Physics/Mathematics, or
    2. IBCC equivalence certificate (Pre-Medical) group with minimum 60% marks.

Note: Only one of the above (a) or (b) is required not both.

  • The final seat allocation will be on merit, based upon percentage of SAT II scores or IBCC marks.
  • As per latest PMDC decision, overseas students will not require Entrance Test.
  • There is no age limit for applicants.

Fee Details

For local students:

  • Admissions fee: Rs.30,000
  • Tuition fee per year: Rs.575,000

For overseas students:

  • Admissions fee: $600
  • Tuition fee per year: $18,000

Merit List Formula

For local students:

  1. Matriculation / O Level marks: 10% weightage
  2. Intermediate / A Level marks: 40 % weightage of theory marks of Physics, Chemistry and Biology
  3. Entrance Test: 50 % weightage

Entrance Test

  • Entry test will be held on Thursday, March 08, 2012.
  • Venue and time will be mentioned on admit card sent by courier.
  • Entry test fee of Rs.2,500 by pay order in favor of DUHS to be submitted on entry test day by the candidate.

Admission Schedule

Last date for application forms to be received by courier at Admission Department, Dow University of Health Sciences, is February 29, 2012.

BDS classes (session of 2012) will start from March 16, 2012.

The application form can be downloaded from DUHS website and submitted by courier on address given below.

Contact Details

For further information, you may please contact:

Director Admissions,
Dow Medical College, Dow University of Health Sciences (DUHS),
3rd Floor, Administration Block, Baba-e-Urdu Road,
Off. M.A. Jinnah Road, Karachi, Pakistan.
Telephone: +92 (021) 32732194, 99215754-7
Mobile: +92 (0304) 3426148
Fax: +92 (021) 32715463
E-mail: admissions (at)

One thought on “Dow University of Health Sciences: Admission to BDS for Session 2012

  1. Shahid

    Can you please let me now what prospects for BDS can be in future for me if I do get admission through A Levels in merit?


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