LAHORE - The University of Engineering and Technology (UET) on Sunday conducted a combined entry test for admission in engineering institutions in Punjab for BSc Engineering and BSc Engineering Technology programmes.

According to the UET spokesman, about 41,000 candidates appeared in the entry test for BSc Engineering for about 5,000 seats. The test was simultaneously held at UET Lahore, UET Taxila, College of Engineering BZU Multan, College of Engineering Islamia University Bahawalpur, NFC Institute of Engineering and Fertiliser Research Faisalabad, University of Gujrat, Siddeeq Public School Rawalpindi, NED University of Engineering and Technology Karachi, Government College of Technology Rasul, Dr AQ Khan Institute of Technology Mianwali, UET Peshawar, Provincial Headquarters Balochistan Boy Scouts Association Quetta and UET Lahore’s Kala Shah Kaku Campus.

About 5,500 candidates appeared for the BSc Engineering Technology for about 500 seats. The test was held at the UET Lahore, Government College of Technology Bahawalpur, Government College of Technology Faisalabad, Government College of Technology Rasul and Dr AQ Khan Institute of Technology Mianwali. Special measures were adopted to ensure secrecy and transparency of the test, which was conducted in a peaceful environment and no untoward incident was reported anywhere.