Jaffna Medical College sees applicant shortfall
[TamilNet, Sunday, 28 December 1997, 23:59 GMT]
Only 110 students qualified to enter the Jaffna university medical college which has vacancies for 150 students for the 1998 academic year.
The 1998 batch at the Jaffna medical college will be short of forty students said academics of the Jaffna university. This is unprecedented they said.
The University Grants Commission meanwhile said that it will not proportionately increase the intake to the medical colleges of the other universities.