Spring Admissions 2016 Hamdard University Islamabad Campus

Spring Admissions 2016 Hamdard University Islamabad Campus

Spring Admissions 2016 Hamdard University Islamabad Campus

Admission Test: 10 January 2016
Commencement of Classes: 8 February 2016

Admission Office Timings:

  • Monday to Friday: 08:00 am To 04:00 pm
  • Saturday and Sunday: off

Instructions for submitting Application Form

  1. Application form should be complete in all respects. Attach following documents with application form: i. Three passport size photographs ii. Copy of CNIC or Form-B iii. SSC iv. FSc / DAE / Equivalent Certificate / Hope Certificate (if result not announced).
  2. Attach Pay Order / Bank Draft in favor of ‘Hamdard University’ for i. Rs 1400/- if Prospectus is required ii. Rs 1200/- if Prospectus is not required.
  3. Above amount can also be deposited online in Account No. 0148-1002483833 of Hamdard University, Islamabad Campus, in any branch of Bank Al-Falah throughout Pakistan. Attach electronic receipt (in original) with application form.
  4. Application Form should be submitted by hand or through postal mail / courier services at the following address: Hamdard University, Islamabad Campus, 23 East, Fazl-e-Haq Road Blue Area Islamabad.
  5. On receipt of application form, Admit Card and Prospectus (if paid for it) will be sent to the mailing address given in your application form.

The University admits academically sound individuals on the basis of merit determined by the pre-university academic record and its own admission test. The admission tests are held at Islamabad and lahore. The venue and the general instructions for the tests are intimated along with the dispatch of admit cards. Keeping in view their convenience, the applicants are allowed to choose their test centers. The collection of the admit cards for the admission test is the prime responsibility of the applicants. However those applicants, who fail to receive their cards three days prior to the test, are advised to contact the Admission Office immediately. The eligibility conditions for each course of study are stated in the relevant section of the faculties in the Prospectus. The candidates may apply for provisional admission if they are waiting for their results in qualifying examinations for the fulfillment of eligibility. Such applicants are required to provide a certificate from the Head/Principal of their current Institute/College certifying that the applicant is expected to pass the pre-requisite examinations as per Institution/University criterion.

The provisionally admitted applicants have to ensure that the University receives their results by the specified dates, given in their letters of admission or notified separately. Otherwise, their admissions will be declared void and no refund of dues already paid will be made.

Admissions Guide Lines:

  • Prospectus and familiarize themselves with the following rules governing the admission/ entrance test/interview of Hamdard University. They should also check all the eligibility criteria for a particular program.(Note: Marks less even by a fraction from the required percentage shall not be rounded off the next whole number).
  • Rules of eligibility are followed strictly. Issue of Admit Card and appearing in Admission Test by a candidate does not make a candidate eligible to claim admission if he/she does not fulfill all the eligibility criteria prescribed by Hamdard University. The University reserves the right to refuse admission to any individual without assigning any reason. A candidate shall not be entitled to claim admission as a matter of right even if he/she is otherwise eligible. Furthermore, if any error/omission in the processing / verification of certificates/documents of any candidate is found by the University, the University has the right to cancel such admission at any stage when ever such error is discovered.
  • Applications found to be incomplete or not submitted on the prescribed form and those reaching the University after the last date due to postal delay or otherwise shall not be entertained in any case. There will be no relaxation in the last date for submission of application forms.
  • The University takes no responsibility for any postal delay in the delivery of interview or intimation letter or any other communication relating to admission.
  • Applicants, who do not get the Admit Card, may report to the Admission Office three days before the date of the written Admission Test to collect the Admit Card in person. Such candidates are required to bring identity documents (two photographs, NIC, Passport or College Identity Card) for this purpose.
  • No request for change in address at any stage will be entertained.
  • The University has the right to change the Admission Test/Interview Schedule and/or venue due to any unforeseen circumstances.
  • If it is discovered at any stage after admission that a candidate had made a false or incorrect statement or used fraudulent means for admission or does not fulfill the eligibility requirements, the admission shall be cancelled.

Foreign Students:

The University encourages and welcomes foreign nationals who have secured good marks in equivalent qualifying examinations. Preference will be given to candidates who have secured good percentile in SAT/GMAT/GRE examinations.

  • They should apply on the prescribed admission form, stating clearly in bold letter, that they are International Students and enclose a fee of US$ 65 or Rs. 4000/- and must fulfill the following condition:
  • They should have passed the examination in the concerned subject as per eligibility requirement of program with good academic record from a university/board included in the list of Higher Education Commission (HEC). In case the relevant university/board is not included in the said list, the candidate has to obtain and submit a certificate to this effect from HEC, Islamabad.
  • They should possess valid passport and visa.
  • They should also obtain a No Objection Certificate (NOC) from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Government of Pakistan.

Tuition and Other Fees

Hamdard University is-not-for profit entity and strives to provide quality education on subsidized basis. The fee structure is so designed to make it affordable for the students from varying socio-economic strata.

Liberal financial assistance and educational loan (Qarz-e-Hasna) are provided in the form of fee deferment to the deserving students.

The details about tuition, admission and other fees and charges, both for local and international students, are available on a separate sheet to be provided with the application package. For queries relating to fees, the admission offices at various campuses may be contacted.

Undergraduate(Bachelors) Admissions

Bachelor in Business Administration

Eligibility Criteria

  • Successfully cleared HSSC or equivalent exam.
  • A-Level students must have a minimum of C grade in their principle subjects.
  • Those who have taken the HSSC or an equivalent examination and are awaiting results can also apply.
  • Selection to BBA program will be significantly dependent on qualifying the aptitude test and interview thereafter.
  • Those who have a combined score of 1500 or more in the SAT-1 examination will also be considered and given a waiver on the aptitude test.
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BS(Applied Accounting and Finance)         4 Years

Pre-requisite:   Intermediate or equivalent

                        At least 45% marks

The program consist of 144 credit hours comprises of 46 courses and one research project of 6 credit hours. The four years program consists of 8 semesters.

Program Objectives


The B.S Applied Accounting and Finance is a four years innovative degree program. The curriculum has been blended to meet the challenges of rapidly evolving business accounting and financial environment. The theoretical and practical frame work of the core and elective subject will enhance the managerial ability to make effective business decisions. Besides this program will not only provide the potential students an excellent foundation for advanced career in accounting and Finance but will also meet the organizations requirement for appointment as Accounts/Finance Managers. The organization can even substitute this degree for professional accounting degree prescribed for appointment as Accounting and Finance Professionals.


BS-Commerce Program

Program Objectives:

The Bachelor of Commerce program at  Hamdard Institute of Management Sciences (HIMS) is designed to equip students with the knowledge, skills and abilities they need for successful careers in the public and private sectors, graduate studies.

The program will facilitate an understanding of the relationship between diverse business subject areas. Initially students receive a general overview of all subjects and then get the opportunity to specialize in the final two years.

Eligibility and Course Requirements:

  • An eligibility criterion is intermediate or equivalent with 45% marks.
  • The program consist of 140 credit hours comprises of 46 courses including one research project of 6 credit hours. The four year program consists of 8 semesters.
  • Admission fee is Rs.15,000 (One time Only) and Fee per credit hour is Rs.6000.

B.E. Electrical Engineering

Accredited by Pakistan Engineering Council (PEC)

Eligibility Criteria

The candidate should have passed the Intermediate (Pre-Engineering) Examination in Chemistry, Mathematics and Physics with at least 60% marks from a Board of Intermediate and Secondary Education of Pakistan or an equivalent examination recognized by HEC. This criterion is in-line with the guidelines from Pakistan Engineering Council.

Equivalent Examinations:

The following examinations are considered equivalent (for admission purposes) to the Intermediate (Pre-Engineering) Examination with Chemistry, Mathematics and Physics of the Pakistani Boards of Intermediate and Secondary Education:

  • Intermediate (Pre-Engineering) Examination of the Board of Intermediate & Secondary Education, Azad Kashmir.
  • Cambridge Overseas Higher School Certificate with Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics.
  • British General Certificate of Education (Advanced Level) with Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics.
  • F.Sc. (Pre-Medical) with Mathematics as an additional subject.
  • American High School Graduation Diploma (12th Grade) or equivalent.
  • B.Sc. in double maths, physics from an HEC recognized university.
  • Diploma of Associate Engineer (DAE) with relevant subjects.
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Bachelor of Science in Computer Science

Eligibility Criteria

The candidate should have passed the HSSC or equivalent examination with Mathematics and Physics subjects with 50% marks. Candidates applying on the basis of an equivalent examination will be required to get an equivalence certificate from the Inter Board Committee of Chairmen (IBCC), Islamabad, Pakistan. This criterion is in-line with the guidelines from National Computing Education Accreditation Council (NCEAC), an accreditation authority established by Higher Education Commission of Pakistan (HEC) to regulate the Computer Science education in Pakistan.

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Pharmaceutical Sciences Programs

Doctor of Pharmacy (Pharm-D)

A Pharmacist, after receiving formal education and training in Pharm- D program, is considered a drug therapy consultant and drug information specialist, who can undertake manufacturing, quality assurance, marketing, supply system, procurement, storage, distribution and use of drugs in the industry, hospital or in the community practice.

Hamdard Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences Pharm-D program envisages the challenges of today and tomorrow and the students are trained to meet these challenges. The program offers wider career opportunities for pharmacist in the industry, hospital and community.

Hospital Training

For our Pharmacy students, Federal Government Services Hospital (FGSH) in Islamabad provides an excellent opportunity of interaction and learning. This is a 508 bed hospital with over 500 doctors working in 27 different specialities. The hospital has an average daily turnover of over 2000 patients. The students also have the opportunity to interact and visit the 27 allied dispensaries attached with the hospital. The students work and gain experience in Pharmacy Stores, Pharmacies, Cardiac Care Unit, Intensive Care Unit, Emergency, General Medicine Ward, Blood Bank and Laboratories. Students are evaluated for attachment by submission of projects, ward reports and presentations.

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Post Graduate Admissions

Management Sciences Programs

MBA Regular 3 ½ years

Eligibility Criteria

Pre-requisite: Bachelor’s Degree (2 years) with 45% Marks or equivalent. MBA (3.5 years) program is offered to those students who have completed 2 years Bachelor’s Degree/Equivalent. This program enables the students to complete MBA degree in seven semesters (96 credit hours).

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Master of Business Administration (MBA)

(After BBA (Hons)), Duration: MBA (1 .1/2 Year)Eligibility Criteria

This program is offered to those students who have completed BBA (Hons-4 years) / Equivalent with at least 2.5 CGPA. The program enables the students to complete MBA degree in only three semesters with the course work,24 credit hours, thesis of 6 credit hours total (30 Credit Hours) and to qualify comprehensive examination for award of MBA’s Degree.

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MBA (For Executives)

Duration: 2 years, Evening and Weekend ProgramPre-requisite

2 years Bachelor’s Degree with 45% Marks and at least 4 years professional experience.

Eligibility Criteria

It is a full time 2 years degree program, including management, HRM, Marketing, Finance and IT courses. The program consists of 24 courses of 3 credit hours each, spread over four semesters, totaling 72 credit hours. For MBA degree students are required to maintain a minimum cumulative grade point average of 2.5 out of 4.0 and pass a comprehensive examination to earn the degree.

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MS Program (2 Years)- (30 credits hours)

(Evening and Weekend Program)

This program has been designed to reinforce a culture of research through interactive paradigm. This helps build knowledge to address issues in the field of Business Administration which are not only pertinent for our development, but also strategically significant for advancing scholarship in the disciplines of marketing, management, entrepreneurship, HRM, finance and other related fields in Pakistan and internationalization of our research outcome through sharing with international academics bodies, institutions. We are offering specialization in the following disciplines:

  • General Management
  • Finance
  • Marketing
  • Human Resource Management
  • Entrepreneurship and Information Technology Management
  • Pharmaceutical Marketing and Management
  • Project Management

Eligibility for MS Program

4 (four) years Bachelor Degree in Business Studies with at least 2.5 CGPA from HEC Accredited University and minimum 50% cumulative score in GAT (General) test conducted by NTS.


  • Minimum Requirement:
    • Masters (16 Years of Education) from HEC Accredited University in Business Studies or in Social Sciences with with 2.5 CGPA or equivalent and minimum 50% cumulative score in GAT (General) test conducted by NTS.
    • GAT(General) test is valid for a period of two years.
  • The candidates will have to clear comprehensive Interview conducted by HIMS- Research/Admission Committee.
  • Normal period of completion of program is 4 semesters/two years
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 For details visit website: www.hamdard-isb.edu.pk

Hamdard University, Islamabad Campus
23-East, Fazal-ul-Haq Road. Blue Area, Islamabad. Phones: +92-51-2604303, 2604387-88 (Exchange) Admission Staff: 0314-5290037, 0333-5255537 E-mail: admissions@hamdard-isb.edu.pk