Admission Process at AKU

At AKU merit-based, transparent admissions process and generous financial assistance ensure that a diversity of high calibre students are able to attend AKU.

While we donít discriminate on faith, gender or national origin, we are selective in the students we accept. Our selection process varies by academic programme, but some common criteria include:

  • Fluency in the English language
  • Prior transcripts and performance
  • Proficiency in subject matter pertaining to a specific academic programme
  • Critical reasoning skills
  • Attitude and availability

Eligibility for test (Student of Pakistan)

The students who have successfully completed or are in the process of completing their HSC (FSc Pre-medical) can apply for the test.


Candidates following systems of education (i.e A-level) other than the Pakistani system will be required to submit equivalence certificate from the Inter Board Committee of Chairman (IBCC) in Pakistan. The qualification must be equivalent to the pre-medical qualification in Pakistan.

Click here to see eligibility criteria for MBBS and BDS programs