Admission Criteria​

Under its charter, the ​Aga Khan University is open to ​all academically qualified candidates. The University is non-denominational and admission to its academic programmes is needs-blind and based strictly on merit. 

Applications for the September 2020 cohort are now closed

Applications will re-open on 1st September 2020 for September 2021 admission.​  

Candidates wishing to apply for the MA in Muslim Cultures must complete an application form, including a personal statement, giving their reasons for wishing to enrol in the MA Programme and send it with a copy of their degree and transcript(s). Please note that referees should submit the references directly to the Education Office, no later than 31 January 2021 (at 12 noon UK time).  Shortlisted candidates will be asked to participate in an interview.​