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Excelsior Correspondent

JAMMU, April 20: The government of the Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir has formed an advisory committee to formulate policies regarding the selection of candidates for various professional courses in J&K.
The committee develops policies for the smooth and transparent functioning of the board, develops policies to ensure the efficient conduct of entrance tests, suggests measures for the maintenance of records of entrance tests conducted by the board, approves any plan of report prepared by council and reports prepared by council.
The chairman of the J&K Board of Professional Entrance Examinations will be the organizer of the advisory committee. The other members of the committee are the chairman of the J&K Board of School Education; Chairman, Standing Statutory Committee; Controller, Central Board of Secondary Examination, New Delhi; The Dean of Academic Affairs of J&K Universities and SKIMS will be appointed by the VCs/Director of SKIMS; Dean, College Development Council of Universities of Jammu and Kashmir; one HOD from each of the J&K universities as recommended by the VCs; Heads of Government Dental Colleges of Jammu, Srinagar and ASCOMS; Heads of Govt Dental Colleges Jammu, Srinagar and IDS Jammu; Representative of the Department of Higher Education not lower than the rank of Addl Secy; Representatives from the Departments of Health and Medical Education, ARI and Trainings, GAD, Skills Development, and Law and Justice Departments not below the rank of Addl Secy; A headmaster from each college in Jammu/Kashmir with a major in subjects – Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Mathematics and English to be appointed by the respective VC; One Professor and one Associate Professor each of the Universities of Jammu and Kashmir with specialization in the above five subjects; A Principal from each of the Upper Secondary Schools in Jammu and Kashmir specializing in PCM and English subjects to be appointed by the Director of School Education, Kashmir/Jammu; J&K Comptroller Board of Vocational Entrance Examinations; Secretary J&K Board of Professional Entry Examinations and a Lecturer from Jammu and Kashmir Higher Secondary School majoring in Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Mathematics and English subjects to be appointed by the Director of School Education Jammu/ Cashmere.