Higher Education Commission (HEC) has changed the policy for degree attestation for the facility of the candidates. Now the applicants will not require to submit the information regarding previous or subsequent academic qualifications for the attestation of their degrees.
HEC has issued the notification and the degree will be attested on its merit. The notification is added that the competent authority decided that every degree will be attested on its merits. The degrees, which will be issued by the recognized institutes and the institute has the legal authority to issue such degrees. The degrees, which are issued by the HEC recognized institutes in the subjects, they are authorized to offer the degree from authorized campuses / colleges to present the relevant programs, which can be verified, equated and attested.
The degrees from the recognized institutions or from the unrecognized and unauthorized campuses or colleges and in the unauthorized subjects will not be equated, verified and attested. It is further added that all other codal formalities are to be adhered according to the prevailing SoPs for the processing cases of attestation or equivalence. It is issued by the approval of the competent authority.