EXEMPTION OF COMPULSORY SUBJECTS FOR SESSION MAY / JUNE 2021
Consequent upon its consideration in 167 ” meeting of Equivalence Committee ( EC ) of IBCC held on 30th August , 2021 , following decisions have been made :
- As a policy decision under COVID – 19 pandemic situation , all the BISEs of the country conducted SSC / HSSC examinations 2021 for elective subjects only ( list of elective subjects have been notified by the Examining Boards individually ) . A uniform policy is also decided to be adopted for the International Examining bodies operating in Pakistan for GCE ‘ O ‘ and ‘ A ‘ Level subject to indication / notification of their elective subjects .
- Accordingly identical benefit shall also be available to other foreign qualifications such as MYP , Grade 10 of High School Diploma issued by accredited US institutions etc. Whereas , compulsory subjects , Urdu , Islamiyat and Pakistan Studies are exempted for academic session May / June , 2021 only for GCE ‘ O ‘ level etc. Equivalence Committee further resolved that if the candidates have passed compulsory subjects in previous years and electives in May / June 2021 and having highest grades in compulsory subjects would be eligible to get equivalence certificate on eight subjects as per in vogue policy . It is hereby notified for Information and compliance by all concerned please .