Admission Requirements
 

Admission Requirements

Admission Cycle 2014-2015

All candidates for admission to the Post-RN BScN programme must meet the following criteria:

  • Hold current / valid registration / licensure in their country of residence. Overseas applicants must be eligible for registration with the Pakistan Nursing Council (PNC).
  • Have achieved at least a second division in the Provincial Nursing Board examination. Overseas candidates must submit evidence of successfully passing their National Nursing Registration / Licensure examination.
  • Documentary evidence of minimum three year's work experience as a RN (Post-experience of midwifery/speciality) by December 1, 2014.
  • Complete RN diploma.
  • Complete RM diploma for women, any post-basic specialty for men in lieu of RM.
  • Achieve a competitive score on the AKU-SONAM Admission Test. Students may be required to attend supplementary English classes / Nursing Knowledge at the discretion of the Admission Committee.
  • Demonstrate qualities of communication and leadership and a commitment to the nursing profession. candidates must also have sufficient nursing knowledge and skills appropriate​ for study at the baccalaureate level. These qualities will be evaluated through letters of reference and a personal interview with each candidate.