The Aga Khan University

Website: www.aku.edu
Phone: (+92) 21 -3493 -0051
Admission Open: No
Address: The Aga Khan University, Stadium Road, P.O. Box 3500, Karachi 74800, Pakistan

Total Students

2313

Faculty Strength

630

Average Tuition Fee

PKR 495,000/- per Annum

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Majors: Medical, Management, Education

The university was founded by the highness Aga Khan in 1983, the Aga Khan University's (AKU) objective is “to be on the frontiers of scientific and humanistic knowledge” while inspiring students to be independent learners and researchers imbued with a spirit of service and respect for others. AKU is committed to the development of human capacities through the discovery and dissemination of knowledge, and application through service.

AKU being the highest ranked university of medicine in Pakistan according to HEC, the Alumni of AKU has gone on to work in various parts of Pakistan and worldwide. AKU graduates are working in anesthesiology, surgery, medicine, radiology and other specialties in US, UK, Europe, Australia, Saudi Arabia, UAE and in different countries round the globe. The Aga Khan University has evolved as an internationally recognized university of medicine. The unique model links campuses and faculty across three continents of Africa, Asia, Europe.

Being the top most university of Pakistan it has 10,092 alumni and currently 2,313 students are enrolled in the university out of which female to male ratio is 2:1. The university has over 11,000 faculty and staff with a 1:1 of female to male ratio, and five campuses with 3 teaching sites. The academic programs are offered in 5 different countries namely, Kenya, Pakistan, Tanzania, Uganda and UK.

  • Karachi

    National Stadium Rd, Karachi 74800

Medical
Program Title City Duration of Study Tuition Fee Admission Date
MBBS in Medicine and Surgery Karachi Full Time, 5 Years PKR 495,000/- per Annum Apr-May
BSc in Midwifery Karachi Full Time, 2-5 Years PKR 258,000/- per Annum Apr-May
BSc in Nursing Karachi Full Time, 4 Years PKR 275,000/- per Annum Apr-May
BSc in Nursing Karachi Full Time, 2 Years PKR 390,000/- per Annum Apr-May
MBBS in Surgery Karachi Full Time, 5 Years PKR 495,000/- per Annum Apr-May
Education
Program Title City Duration of Study Tuition Fee Admission Date
MEd in Education Karachi Full Time, 2-5 Years PKR 251,400/- per Annum Jan-Feb
Management
Program Title City Duration of Study Tuition Fee Admission Date
MSc in Health Policy and Management Karachi Full Time, 2 Years PKR 890,000/- per Annum Jan-Feb
Medical
Program Title City Duration of Study Tuition Fee Admission Date
MSc in Epidemiology and Bio-statistics Karachi Full Time, 2 Years PKR 890,000/- per Annum Jan-Feb
MS in Health Karachi Full Time, 2 Years PKR 451,000/- per Annum Apr-May
MSNurs in Medical Karachi Full Time, 2 Years PKR 666,600/- per Annum Apr-May
MSc in Nursing Karachi Full Time, 2 Years, Part Time, 5 Years PKR 666,600/- per Annum Apr-May
Education
Program Title City Duration of Study Tuition Fee Admission Date
PhD in Education Karachi Full Time, 3-5 Years PKR 251,400/- per Annum Jan-Feb
Medical
Program Title City Duration of Study Tuition Fee Admission Date
PhD in Health Karachi Part Time, 3-5 Years N/A N/A

Admissions

REQUIREMENTS

An achievement of at least 60% in the HSSC pre-medical examination is necessary to apply to the Medical College and 50% for the admission in the school of nursing and midwifery other programs has its own criteria.

ADMISSION DATES

Applications are invited according to the program you choose some of the admissions takes place in April-May and the rest in jan-Feb. For further information on admission dates you can get the relevant information from the following link:

http://www.aku.edu/admissions/registraroffice/Pages/Admission-Calendar-2013-Pakistan.aspx

FINANCIAL AID

Admission to any of the academic programs at Aga Khan University is entirely based on merit. Their application process evaluates prospective students on a needs-blind basis, so no student is denied admission based on his or her financial situation.

Upon acceptance into one of our academic programs, the University works with students who need financial assistance to help them finance the cost of their education.

Applications for financial assistance may be downloaded from the link in the right hand navigation on this page or may be obtained from the Student Financial Counseling and Assistance Office at the Stadium Road campus. For further details you can contact at  student.fa@aku.edu

HOW TO APPLY

Apply online on the basis of program you choose "How to Apply" is different for different programs under the admission tab

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