Aga Khan University


Aga Khan University was established in 1983; Aga Khan University is a private higher education institution located in the municipal area of the city of Karachi, in Sindh province of Pakistan.University also has campus in UK London. It is recognized by the Higher Education Commission (HEC) of Pakistan. Aga Khan University (AKU) students enrollment is ranging : 1,000-1,999 students in coeducational system. Aga Khan University (AKU) offers recognized HEC degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in many study fields.  This is an old higher-education institution considered students previous education grades and entrance exam results for getting admission. International applicants are welcome to apply in the AKU.


University Identity

Name    Aga Khan University

Name    آغا خان یونیورسٹی

Acronym              AKU

Founded              1983

Colours Green and white

Screenshot         Aga Khan University’s Website Screenshot


University Location

Address               Stadium Road, PO Box 3500

Karachi (population range: over 5,000,000)

74800 Sindh, Pakistan

T              +92 (21) 3493 0051

F              +92 (21) 3493 4294

Other locations :  London, UK

Degree Levels & Study Areas

Undergraduate Postgraduate, Pre-Bachelor degrees, Bachelor degrees,  Master degrees &  Doctoral degrees

Arts & Humanities  Arts & Humanities

Business & Social Sciences  Business & Social Sciences

Language & Cultural  Language & Cultural

Medicine & Health  Medicine & Health

Engineering  Engineering

Science & Technology  Science & Technology


Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate

Local students   300000 -600000 Pkr

International students   2,000 000-3,000 000 Pkr

(12,900-14,700 Euro)       17,500-20,000 US$

University Admissions

Gender Admission          Men and Women (coed)

International Students  Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission

Admission Selection       Yes, based on entrance examinations and students’ past academic record and grades

Admission Rate                70-80%

Admission Office              Stadium Road, PO Box 3500

Karachi 74800

+92 (21) 3493 0051


Size and Profile

Student Enrollment        Total Enrolment Range 1,000-1,999

Academic Staff   500-599

Control Type       Private

Entity Type         Non-Profit

Academic Calendar         Continuous

Campus Setting               Urban

Religious Affiliation         None

Facilities and Services

University Library   Yes

Housing                University has its Housing and Accommodation

Sport Facilities   University Has Sport Facilities

Financial Aids     University provides Financial Aids

Study Abroad    Offers Study Abroad and International Exchange Programs

Distance Learning            Not reported



Higher Education Commission, Pakistan

Year of first Accreditation 1983


Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

Government of Pakistan

Pakistan Medical and Dental Council (PMDC)

Pakistan Nursing Council (PNC)



Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU)


Social Media


Linkedin :


Instagram :

Twitter :

How Do You Rate This Institute?

Click on a heart sign to rate it!

Leave a Reply