Entry test for MS and Ph.D fall session 2017 in USPCAS-W and MUET on July 29

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Report  Ali Murad Chandio : JAMSHORO: The entry test for MS/PhD fall session 2017 in U.S.-Pakistan Center for Advanced Studies in Water (USPCAS-W) at Mehran University of Engineering & Technology (MUET) Jamshoro to be held on Saturday, July 27, 2017 at 10:00 a.m. in Jamshoro, Peshawar, Islamabad, Quetta and Multan, simaltuensouly. Total 430 include 40 females are going to appear throughout the country in the mentioned test Centers. The pattern of the test will be the Graduate Record Examination (GRE) General type pattern, having maximum 100 marks to be completed in time of 2 hours. The 3rd Batch is going to be enrolled in four different MS/PhD degree courses which include Hydraulics, Irrigation and Drainage (HID), Integrated Water Resources Management (IWRM), Environmental Engineering (Env.Eng) and so far, MS program in Water, Sanitation and Health (WaSH) Sciences at USPCAS-W, MUET Jamshoro. To facilitate the candidates, five pre-admission examination test centers at different parts of the country have been established, first at Pakistan Scientific & Technological Information Center (PASTIC), Quaid-e-Azam University, Islamabad, second at New Academic Block, U.S.-Pakistan Center for Advanced Studies in Energy (USPCAS-E), University of Engineering & Technology (UET), Peshawar, third at Department of Agriculture Engineering, Bahauddin Zakariya University, Multan, fourth at Water Research Center (WRRC), Pakistan Council of Research in Water Resources (PCRWR), Quetta, and the fifth is at Old Administration Building, MUET, Jamshoro. Among 430 canddiate, 46 will appear for the admission in the PhD program whereas 384 will take test for admission in MS program of the Center. After the whole process, the finally enrolled students will be given full scholarship covring fees for admission, tution, library books. Apart from the free research and transport facilities, the enrolled schoarls will be given monthly stipend of Rs.15,000/= for the whole duration of their degree course, whereas the girls students will be given free hostel accommodation besides these all facilities. The competitive students who meet the mentioned criteria will be given exchange scholarship opportunities at different universities of United States of America (USA) primarily at University of Utah, which is the partner university provides the technical support to MUET for advancing the development and growth of the Center. The United States Government and Government of Pakistan have partnered together to establish a state of the art Centers for Advanced Studies in Energy, Water, Agriculture and Food Security. MUET Jamshoro was selected for water center, financially supported by US Agency for International Development (USAID), which is dedicated to resolving Pakistan water crises through providing world class education in different water related disciplines. (01)