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DOW University of Health Sciences (DUHS)

Phone: (+92) 21-99215754-7
Admission Open: No
Address: Baba-E-Urdu Road, Karachi 74200 Pakistan.

Total Students

900

Faculty Strength

214

Average Tuition Fee

PKR 70,000/- per Semester

Recognized By

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Majors: Computer Science & IT, Medical, Management, Engineering & Technology, Pharmacy, Social Sciences , Public Administration, Business

The university is named after its founder, Sir Hugh Dow, who laid the foundation of the institution in 1945. The Dow University of Health Sciences, is one of the oldest public research university located in urban metropolitan area of KarachiSindhPakistan. It is known for its strong emphasis on bio medicalhealth, and medical research programs. The university comprises of two leading health sciences undergraduate research institutes Dow International Medical College and Dow Medical College. University also has a very strong department of post graduate studies which monitors various basic medical sciences and clinical sciences programs at DUHS. 

Dow University of Health Sciences has introduced teaching and learning methodology which facilitates students to become skilled lifelong learners. Dow University of Health Sciences strives for its students to develop better communication skills to communicate with their patients and prepare its students for a meritorious professional career. Through need based programs of Continuing Education (CE) and hands-on workshops, the university aims to provide technically sound and up-to-date workforce in the field of health sciences.

Dow University is ranked 3rd by Higher Education Commission in medical department. It is also ranked 2nd among medical universities of Pakistan. The journal of the Dow University of Health Science is published 4 monthly by Dow University of Health Sciences. It is recognized by Pakistan Medical and Dental Council and indexed in IMEMR, Pakmedinet and Global Health. The journal serves as a healthy platform for students, undergraduates and health professionals whose articles are considered on the basis of content and not on the basis of topic or scope.

  • Karachi

    Mission Rd, Karachi 74200

Medical

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Program Title City Duration of Study Tuition Fee Admission Date
BDes in Aviation Medicine Full-time, 6 months N/A February
Business

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Program Title City Duration of Study Tuition Fee Admission Date
BE in Business Administration Karachi Full Time, 4 Years N/A June
BBA in Business Administration Full Time, 4 years N/A June
BBA in Business Administration Full Time, 2 years N/A December
BS in Finance Karachi Full Time, 2 Years N/A Dec
Computer Science & IT

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Program Title City Duration of Study Tuition Fee Admission Date
BS in Information Technology Karachi Full Time, 2 Years N/A Dec
BS in Information Technology Full Time, 2 years N/A December
Engineering & Technology

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Program Title City Duration of Study Tuition Fee Admission Date
BS in Dental Technology Karachi Full Time, 4 Years N/A N/A
Management

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Program Title City Duration of Study Tuition Fee Admission Date
BS in Health Management Karachi Full Time, 2 Years N/A Dec
BS in Health Management Full Time, 2 years N/A December
Medical

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Program Title City Duration of Study Tuition Fee Admission Date
BDS in Dentistry Karachi Full Time, 4 Years PKR 60,000/- per Annum Oct
BDS in Dentistry Full-time, 4 Years PKR 60,000/- Per Year October
BDS in Dentistry Full-time, 4 Years N/A N/A
BE in Health Informatics Karachi Full Time, 2 Years N/A Dec
BS in Health Informatics Full Time, 2 years N/A December
MBBS in Medicine and Surgery Karachi Full Time, 5 Years PKR 21000/- per Semester Sep
MBBS in Medicine and Surgery Karachi Full-time, 5 Years PKR 21,000/- Per Year September
BSNurs in Nursing Karachi Full Time, 4 Years N/A July
BSNurs in Nursing Full Time, 4 years N/A July
BS in Occupational Health Full Time, 4 years N/A N/A
BS in Occupational Health Full Time, 4 years N/A N/A
BSc in Prosthetics & Orthotics Karachi Full-time, 4 Years N/A N/A
MS in Radiology Karachi Full-time, 2 Years N/A February
Pharmacy

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Program Title City Duration of Study Tuition Fee Admission Date
DPharm in Pharmacy Karachi Full Time, 4 Years N/A Nov
D Pharm in Pharmacy Karachi Full Time, 4 years N/A N/A
Social Sciences

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Program Title City Duration of Study Tuition Fee Admission Date
BSc in Philosophy Full-time, 3 Years N/A August
BSc in Philosophy Full-time, 3 Years N/A N/A
Business

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Program Title City Duration of Study Tuition Fee Admission Date
EMBA in Business Administration Full-time, 2 Years N/A June
MBA in Marketing Full-time, 2 Years N/A August
Engineering & Technology

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Program Title City Duration of Study Tuition Fee Admission Date
MS in Biotechnology Full-time, 2 Years N/A August
Management

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Program Title City Duration of Study Tuition Fee Admission Date
MSc in Health Management Full-time, 2 Years N/A January
MS in Health Policy and Management Full-time, 2 Years N/A January
MSc in Health Services Management Karachi Full-time, 2 Years N/A January
MBA in Human Resource Management Full-time, 2 Years N/A January
Medical

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Program Title City Duration of Study Tuition Fee Admission Date
MCPS in Anaesthesiology Full-time, 4 Years N/A May
Dip in Genetics Full-time, 2 Years N/A August
FCPS in Neurology Full-time, 4 Years N/A May
FCPS in Pulmonology Full-time, 4 Years N/A May
MSc in Anatomy Full-time, 2 Years N/A August
MSc in Biochemistry Karachi Full-time, 2 Years N/A August
FCPS in Cardiac Surgery Full-time, 4 Years N/A May
FCPS in Cardiology Full-time, 4 Years N/A May
Dip in Chemical Pathology Full-time, 2 Years N/A August
BDes in Chemical Pathology Full-time, 3 Years N/A August
FCPS in Clinical Pathology Full-time, 4 Years N/A N/A
MCPS in Clinical Pathology Full-time, 4 Years N/A N/A
MSc in Community Dentistry Full-time, 2 Years N/A August
MDes in Dentistry Full-time, 2 Years N/A August
MSc in Diabetology & Endocrinology Full-time, 2 Years N/A August
MSc in Diabetology & Endocrinology Full-time, 2 Years N/A August
MCPS in Diagnostic Radiology Full-time, 4 Years N/A N/A
FCPS in General Surgery Full-time, 4 Years N/A May
FCPS in General Surgery Full-time, 4 Years N/A May
Dip in Health Education And Promotion Full-time, 2 Years N/A January
FCPS in Health Professions Education Full-time, 4 Years N/A March
Dip in Hematology Full-time, 2 Years N/A August
Dip in Histopathology Full-time, 2 Years N/A August
FCPS in Medicine and Surgery Full-time, 4 Years N/A May
Dip in Microbiology Full-time, 2 Years N/A August
Dip in Molecular Pathology Full-time, 2 Years N/A August
FCPS in Neurosurgery Full-time, 4 Years N/A May
MSNurs in Nursing Full-time, 2 Years N/A August
MS in Nutrition & Dietetics Full-time, 2 Years N/A January
FCPS in Obstetrics & Gynaecology Full-time, 4 Years N/A May
MCPS in Obstetrics & Gynaecology Full-time, 4 Years N/A May
MCPS in Ophthalmology Full-time, 4 Years N/A May
FCPS in Ophthalmology Full-time, 4 Years N/A May
MS in Oral Pathology Full-time, 2 Years N/A August
FCPS in Oral Surgery Full-time, 4 Years N/A N/A
FCPS in Orthopaedics Full-time, 4 Years N/A May
FCPS in Otorhinolaryngology Full-time, 4 Years N/A May
Dip in Physiology Full-time, 2 Years N/A August
Dip in Physiotherapy Full-time, 2 Years N/A N/A
FCPS in Plastic Surgery Full-time, 4 Years N/A May
FCPS in Radiology Full-time, 4 Years N/A May
FCPS in Surgery Full-time, 4 Years N/A N/A
FCPS in Urology Full-time, 4 Years N/A N/A
Pharmacy

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Program Title City Duration of Study Tuition Fee Admission Date
MCPS in Family Medicine Full-time, 4 Years N/A N/A
MSc in Pharmacognosy Full-time, 2 Years N/A August
MSc in Pharmacology Full-time, 2 Years N/A August
MSc in Psychiatric Medicine Full-time, 4 Years N/A May
Public Administration

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Program Title City Duration of Study Tuition Fee Admission Date
MPH in Full-time, 2 Years N/A January
MPH in Full-time, 2 Years N/A January
Engineering & Technology

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Program Title City Duration of Study Tuition Fee Admission Date
PhD in Biotechnology Karachi Full-time, 3 Years N/A August
Medical

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Program Title City Duration of Study Tuition Fee Admission Date
BDes in Genetics Full-time, 3 Years N/A August
BDes in Anatomy Full-time, 3 Years N/A August
BDes in Biochemistry Full-time, 3 Years N/A N/A
DPhil in Epidemiology and Bio-statistics Full-time, 2 Years N/A January
BDes in Hematology Full-time, 3 Years N/A August
BDes in Histopathology Full-time, 3 Years N/A August
BDes in Microbiology Full-time, 3 Years N/A August
BDes in Molecular Pathology Full-time, 3 Years N/A August
Pharmacy

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Program Title City Duration of Study Tuition Fee Admission Date
PhD in Pharmacognosy Karachi Full-time, 3 Years N/A N/A
PhD in Pharmacology Karachi Full-time, 3 Years N/A August
PhD in Pharmacy Karachi Full Time, 4 years N/A November
Social Sciences

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Program Title City Duration of Study Tuition Fee Admission Date
PhD in Social Scienes Karachi Full Time, 3-5 Years N/A N/A

Admissions

REQUIREMENTS

For admission in DUHS, the eligibility criterion is strictly followed. A minimum of 60% aggregate marks in Intermediate Science (Pre-Medical) is required. O & A level and other non-FSc stream candidates need to obtain equivalence certificates from Inter Board Committee of Chairmen (IBCC), Pakistan. If outside Karachi, Candidate’s domicile certificate is required.

FINANCIAL AID

DUHS offers limited amount of scholarships and financial aid to the deserving and need-based candidates

HOW TO APPLY

Candidates are required to fill online forms available on DUHS website www.duhs.edu.pk in addition to Blue and Pink application form (available from university campus), this is mandatory.