Frequently Asked Questions

BDNS (Bachelor of Dietetics and Nutritional Sciences)

What are the requirements to apply into BDNS program?

F.Sc pre-medical or equivalent with minimum 50% marks.

Is the program recognized by the PMDC?

No, PMDC can only deal with MBBS and BDS.

Is this Program recognized by HEC?


Is there any council of BDNS?

No, HEC is the main body to deal with.

How long does it take to complete the BDNS program?

5 years

How many semester does BDNS program have?


What is the duration of one semester?

6 months.

Is there any scholarships available?

Yes, need based scholarships are available for students who scored good marks in F.Sc.

What do I need to submit?

Attested copies of metric and F.Sc certificates along with the copy of B form or ID card, hope certificate in case of result awaited students and 4 passport size pictures of blue background attached along with the application form.

What is the fee of prospectus?

Rs. 1500/-

What do I need to prepare for the entry test?

100 marks entry test comprising of MCQs will come from the courses of F.Sc including English, Physics, Chemistry, Biology and G.K .

What is the procedure to apply online?

Online application form can be downloaded from the university respective website sent to the university address by courier along with the required documents and bank Draft of Rs. 1800 in the name of university of Lahore Islamabad campus.

How many students are accepted each semester?


Is there any transport facility?


How far is the university from highway?

6.7 Km

Is there any other campus other than Sihala where the classes can held?


What is the procedure to apply in case of result awaited students of the 2nd year?

Undertaking would be signed by the respective student so that incase if the student doesn’t fulfill requirements of their marks as per HEC criteria, his/her admission will be automatically cancelled by the university.

How can A level and foreign students meet the eligibility criteria?

These students need to produce IBCC equivalency certificate to the admission committee.

Is there any hostel facility available?


What is the location of hostel?

Both girls and boys separate hostel are located in the SOAN Gardens.