There is good news for O & A Level students as they do not need equivalence certificates as revealed by Higher Education Commission.
The equivalence certificates from O & A Level students are not required as HEC informed LHC today. HEC revealed that students who have taken O and A level examinations do not need equivalence certificate from IBCC or Inter Board Committee Chairman of education boards.
Earlier, a petition was filed that challenged the condition of seeking an equivalence certificate from the education board along with the degrees attestation from HEC. However, during the hearing, HEC revealed to the court about the changes made in rule.
HEC lawyer briefed the court that the rule is changed for the students benefit and will be applicable across Pakistan. Later, the petition was dismissed due to the change in the rule.