What is SBS and how does it work?
Ans. SBS is Studies in Biblical Sciences. It is a Distance Learning Education program launched by Catholic Bible Commission Pakistan (CBCP) to equip our young generation with sound knowledge of the Bible.
What mode of education does SBS offer?
Ans. SBS offers courses in Urdu exclusively.
Who is eligible for SBS?
Ans. If you have done Matriculation, O/L or above you are eligible for SBS courses basing on a condition to be a registered member of "Klam ke Lakh Dost."
What is "Klam ke Lakh Dost?"
Ans. It is daily and continuous reading of the Bible. It is a vision of Catholic Bible Commission Pakistan (CBCP) to bring people close to the Word of God. You can participate in this program being at home and be a missionary of the Word of God.
Do I need to pay to be a member of "Kalam ke Lakh Dost?"
Ans. Yes, you need to send 100Rs to be a registered member of “Kalam ke Lakh Dost." After receiving the desired amount Catholic Bible Commission Pakistan (CBCP) will issue a registration number on which you will be eligible to get admission in SBS.
Do I need to attach any documents?
Ans. Yes, Following are the documents attached:
- Complete admission Form
- Complete Kalm ke Lakh Dost Form
- Matriculation certificate
- CNIC photo copy
- Two fresh passport size photographs
When could I get admission in SBS?
Ans. SBS opens admission every year in October.
How can I deposit money to be a student of SBS?
Ans. It is very easy. You can deposit Rs.600.- via:
Account Title: Emmanuel Asi
Account Number: 1-3- 3-20620- 714-117812
Bank: Summit Bank, Ferozpur Road, Lahore
CNIC NO: 611017-166421- 9
Fr. Emmanuel Asi
267-A, Venus Housing Scheme
Ferozpur Road, Lahore
How could I get admission in SBS course?
Ans. You can fill up the admission form and other documents mentioned above along with Rs. 600.- (if already member of Klam ke Lakth Dost then only Rs. 500.-) send to the office of Catholic Bible Commission Pakistan (CBCP) directly.
How could I contact to the office?
Ans. You may call at CBCP office from Monday-Friday by 10am-5pm or send SMS or via post/mail. Registration forms can be obtained from the CBCP office. For SMS; Kindly write down your name, date of birth, phone number and your clearly. The contact details are as follow:
- Office Land Line: +92-42- 35922611
- Office Cell: 0321-8874263
- Mail: P. O. Box 5035, Model Town Lahore
- E. mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
For further inquiry you may contact to the Catholic Bible Commission Pakistan (CBCP) office
directly during office hours from Monday-Friday at 10am-5pm and Saturday at 10am-1pm.
- Who is responsible person for SBS?
Ans. You may contact:
Mr. Shahbaz Rufin James
Head of Department
Study and Research
Catholic Bible Commission Pakistan (CBCP)