The Centre for Innovation in Medical Education (CIME) in the Aga Khan University campus in Karachi is a donor funded facility comprising three buildings - the Maryam Bashir Dawood Building, the Ibn Sina Building and the Shiraz Boghani Building. The buildings completed and commissioned in November 2015, are located between t​he University Centre and the School of Nursing and Midwifery, and cover an area of 80,000 square feet. We are the first simulation-based educational institute in South Asia to be accredited by the US-based Society for Simulation in Healthcare, SSH. Read more...


AKU truly feels like a second home: a safe haven, a place of comfort. It has not only provided me with endless opportunities, but pushed me to discover new potentials within myself. Above everything else, AKU instills in one a sense of 'giving back'.

Muhammad Tabriz, Trainee Nurse Intern, Emergency Service​​​​​​​​​​​, AKU​ ​​​​​​ ​​​​​​​​​​​​​​


Accompany new students on a tour of the AKU’s Centre for Innovation in Medical Education (CIME) - the first in South Asia to be accredited by the US-based Society for Simulation in Healthcare. Let our students from SPIE, (the society for promoting innovation in education) be your guide.

Student initiates simulation to improve neonatal care​​
15 December, the third anniversary of the inauguration of CIME​ Pakistan​​​​
​Boot Camp for Nursing Year IV Students​​