​​​Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Admissions, ​Pakistan



Frequently Asked Questions and their answers

​​Where can I find admission information about AKU programmes? 

Admission and programme details are available on programme pages, click here​. 


Are there deadlines to apply? / Are admissions open? 

Please click here​.​ 


Is part-time study option available at AKU​? 

Part-time study option is available for all AKU graduate programmes and Post-RN BScN programme


Does any of the AKU programmes have an age limit? 

Only BscN programme has age limit between 14 to 35 years. For more information click here


Can I apply to multiple programmes?  

Yes, you may if you meet the eligibility requirements.


Where can I find fee structure for the AKU programmes? 

Please click here.


Are there any quota, reserved or self-finance seats? 

No. Admissions are on open merit basis only. 


Does AKU accept student transfers, if I am studying in a similar programme? 

No, AKU doesn’t accept transfers.


Does AKU provide financial assistance such as student loans, scholarships or sponsorships?  

Yes, the University offers financial assistance to students who are selected to AKU programmes. For details click here or email at student.fa@aku.edu​. 


​Does AKU accept sponsorships from outside agencies? 

Yes. Candidates can share their sponsorship details to AKU after getting admission on merit. 


Are AKU programmes accredited?                          

AKU programmes are accredited and recognized by the relevant regulatory bodies such as Pakistan Nursing Council (PNC), Pakistan Medical & Dental Council (PMDC) and Higher Education Commission (HEC). 


I don’t live in Karachi. Is there any hostel available

Yes, on-campus and off-campus hostels are available for students. 


​Is there a contact number where I could talk to an Admission Officer​? 

Please call + 92 21 3486-4410 / 4412 or email at admissions.query@aku.edu​.