The Programme​

​​The Post-RM ​​​BScM programme is a two-year​ ​programme designed to prepare its graduates to provide comprehensive, evidence-based midwifery care essentially to healthy women throughout pregnancy, childb​irth postpartum care, neonatal care and family pla​nning.

The programme is comprised of midwifery and related courses offering a unique blend of face-to-face and distance-learning approaches for theory and practice.​ It is spread over four semesters of 18 weeks each of full-time study.​​​​

Admissions are open for 2020-2021 admission cycle​. The last date to submit the application is June 17, 2020​ by 5:00 pm (Pakistan Standard Time).​

Candidates are required to apply online. For assistance in completing the online application, applicants are advised to go through the Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) or Understand the Online Process​.​​

​Eligibility Criteria

To be eligible, candidates must meet the following requirements and criteria:
  • Have obtained the Secondary School Certificate (SSC) (any group) or equivalent.
  • Have obtained the RN and RM Diploma.
  • Hold current/valid registration/license in their country of residence. 
  • Have achieved at least a second division in the Provincial Nursing Board examination. Overseas applicants must submit evidence of successfully passing their national Nursing registration/licensure examination.
  • Documentary evidence of minimum one year of clinical experience as RN by January 1, 2021. (PNC website date: September 6, 2019)
  • ​All Registered Nurses holding an RN/RM must submit a No Objection Certificate (NOC) from the institution where RN/RM has been completed. The NOC must certify that the institution and/or affiliated hospital has no objection if the candidate pursues higher education at the Aga Khan University for the academic session 2021. 
In line with Higher Education Commission [HEC] requirements, candidates should have completed the mandatory courses of English, Pakistan Studies and Islamic Studies/Ethics and Religion at BA/BSc level.

For further information please go through the Programme Information Booklet​ and / or programme page​. You can also reach us via the following contact details:​

Office of the Registrar
School of Nursing and Midwifery
Aga Khan University​​
Stadium Road, Karachi 74800​​​
Tel: +92 21 3486 5406 / 5535

Email: sonadmission.query@aku.edu