• Q#1: WHAT IS TALENT HUNT PROGRAM?
  • Talent Hunt Program is a signature program of Sukkur IBA for uplifting the academic level of underprivileged students from all over Pakistan. Under this program students are admitted in a zero semester to study English, ICT and Mathematics courses. The purpose of the program is to prepare students for higher education.

  • Q#2: DO I NEED TO PAY ANY FEES FOR THE PROGRAM?
  • No. The Program is completely sponsored by OGDCL and Sukkur IBA. All the students would be provided with free of cost accommodation, transport, study material and living allowance of Rs.4000/month.

  • Q#3: HOW MUCH PERCENTAGE IS REQUIRED IN INTERMEDIATE EXAMINATION?
  • For BBA, BS-CS & SE, B.Ed & BS-Accounting and Finance 50% in Intermediate is required in annual examination with no supplementary or subject condone by board.
  • For BS-Maths 50% in Intermediate with Pre-Engineering group is required in annual examination with no supplementary or subject condone by board.
  • For BE 60% in Intermediate with Pre-Engineering group is required in annual examination with no supplementary or subject condone by board.

  • Q#4: I have Subject Condone in one/two of my course (s) in Intermediate marks certificate, am I eligible to apply for the program?
  • No. Students having Condone in any subject (s) in his/her first year or second year of intermediate is not eligible to apply for the program.

  • Q#5: WHY I NEED TO CHOOSE A PROGRAM FOR GETTING ADMISSION IN THP?
  • This is your tentative decision; you can change it in future before admitting in regular program subject meeting with eligibility criteria for the admissions.

  • Q#6: WHICH DISTRICTS ARE COVERED UNDER THIS PROGRAM?
  • Selected districts from Pakistan are covered under this program. Please visit eligibility criteria page on the website of Sukkur IBA and OGDCL.

  • Q#7: HOW FAR IS ACCOMMODATION FROM CAMPUS?
  • Few of our hostels are on campus and you can reach by walk whereas others are on five minutes drive from campus. Sukkur IBA will provide pick & drop from the hostels.

  • Q#8: IS IT NECESSARY I LIVE ON HOSTEL? CAN I DO OUT BACK FROM MY HOME?
  • Yes, you can, although we would prefer you to live in hostel.

  • Q#9: DO I NEED TO APPEAR IN ENTRANCE EXAM AFTER THP FOR QUALIFYING IN REGULAR PROGRAMS ADMISSION?
  • If you secure minimum GPA of 2.2/4 in Six Months Foundation Semester, you would be admitted in the program of your choice. If your GPA in THP semester is below 2.2 you would be required to appear in entrance exam. Your scholarship would however depend on your relative score to other fellows. Only top 100 students would be covered under scholarship whereas remaining would be offer admission without scholarship.

  • Q#10: WHEN SUKKUR IBA WOULD ANNOUNCE ITS REGULAR PROGRAM ADMISSIONS?
  • For OGDCL National Talent Hunt Program, Sukkur IBA would announce admissions in the month of December and classes would begin from 2018 January whereas Sukkur IBA every year announce admission in the month of April-May and new session starts in August of every year.

  • Q#11: I HAVE COMPLETED MY INTERMEDIATE IN COMMERCE, WHICH PROGRAM OF SUKKUR IBA I CAN APPLY FOR?
  • Commerce students are eligible for admission in all programs except BE & BS-Mathematics.

  • Q#12: I HAVE COMPLETED MY INTERMEDIATE IN ARTS, WHICH PROGRAM OF SUKKUR IBA I CAN APPLY FOR?
  • Arts students are eligible for admission in all programs except BE & BS-Mathematics

  • Q#13: CAN I LEAVE THP AFTER COMPLETING SIX MONTH ZERO SEMESTER ?
  • Yes, you can. Your promotion to regular programs depends on your performance and consent. We will not bound you to continue with Sukkur IBA.

  • Q#14: DO I NEED TO FILL ANY BOND WITH SUKKUR IBA OR OGDCL FOR BENEFITTING FROM THIS PROGRAM?
  • No. After completing your degree program, you can join any organization of your choice for your future. Sukkur IBA and OGDCL would only say GOOD LUCK.

  • Q#15: WHAT IS THE LAST DATE FOR APPLYING IN THIS PROGRAM?
  • Please check important dates link on the website of Sukkur IBA.

  • Q#16: WHERE WOULD BE TEST CENTERS ESTABLISHED FOR ENTRANCE EXAM OF NTHP?
  • In all major cities of all four provinces. There would be 3-4 centers in each province depending on number of applicants and community needs. For further, please visit our website.

  • Q#17: I APPEARED IN INTERMEDIATE EXAMINATION DURING 2017 AND MY RESULTS HAVE NOT BEEN ANNOUNCED, AM I ELIGIBLE TO APPLY?
  • Yes, you are eligible. We will give you provisional admission which would be confirmed on the announcement of your result and meeting minimum criteria for the admission. In case, after announcement of result, you fall below the criteria, your admission would be canceled. All the students who appeared in intermediate examination during 2017, 2016 and 2015 can apply for the admission.