How to apply
An admission kit containing the application form, prospectus and the necessary information, can be obtained from:
Isra University, Islamabad Campus
WR Plaza, I-10 Markaz, Islamabad,
Tel: (+92 51) 5800163, (+92 51) 5816163,(+92 51) 8358360-1
Fax: (+92 51) 8358362
The admission kit may also be obtained from the admission office, Isra University Hyderabad, Hyderabad branch of the Soneri Bank Limited, Pakistan and Isra Postgraduate Institute of Ophthalmology, Malir, Karachi.
The fee for admission kit is Rs. 1500 (US$ 45 for overseas applicants). Add Rs. 200 for delivery by courier service in Pakistan and US$ 25 for overseas destinations.
Fees for admission kit can be paid in cash if the kit is collected in person or through a bank draft / pay order in the name of Isra University, drawn on a bank having a branch in Islamabad. The completed application forms together with the required supporting documents should reach the Admissions Office on or before the closing date announced by the University.
The applications received without fees will not be processed. Once acknowledged, an application cannot be withdrawn. It is the sole responsibility of the candidates to comply with all the instructions given on the application form and submit it before the due date. Incomplete applications will not be processed. Applications received after the due date will not be entertained.
In order to meet the deadline, the application form may be downloaded from our website and the same may be submitted along with the fee for admission kit and application processing dues (Rs. 1500). Prior to entry into Pakistan, the foreign students seeking admission in our University should first obtain an official clearance from the Government of Pakistan. For this purpose, they may approach the Pakistan Mission in their country of residence. Further information on admission of foreign nationals to educational institutions in Pakistan is available on our website.
Finalization of Admission Process
The admission, to all the academic programs under all the categories, will remain incomplete and unconfirmed until the following documents are not submitted and duly verified by the competent authority:
- Duly completed admission form along with academic certificates/ degrees
- All the dues paid in full through a bank draft or Challan duly signed by a bank
- The exact spelling of the name and other antecedents verified from the academic certificates specified on the admission form.
ISRA UNIVERSITY ADMISSION TEST
Applicants for admission to all the Bachelor and Master degree programs are required to take the Isra University Admission Test. It may, however, be noted that overseas Pakistani and foreign students are exempted from taking the Isra University Admission Test. The selection of such students will exclusively be based on their academic record and interview.
Applicants for MS and Ph.D degree programs who fulfill the requisite conditions for admissions, will be called for a comprehensive interview or subject Graduate Records Examination or both. These students do not have to take Isra University Admission Test.
This is a written test. Sample test papers are available for each program of study, and are provided to those candidates who complete the prescribed application form and register themselves for taking the admission test.
The test will be conducted at the Isra University, Islamabad Campus. The time and date of the test will be communicated to the applicants individually by post or e-mail and through announcements in the news media, as well university website - admission schedule.
This part of the test is a personal interview of the applicants to assess their communication skills, aptitude, integrity, motivation, maturity and interest in the selected degree program. The interviews will be held at Isra University, Islamabad Campus. The date and time of the interview will be communicated separately to each short listed applicant, as well university website - admission schedule.
SELECTION FOR ADMISSION
The results of admission test and interview are compiled and reviewed by Isra University Admissions Committee. The Committee recommends only those students for admission who are considered academically outstanding and have special aptitude for serving the community and the country of their permanent residence. The decision of the Committee is final and cannot be challenged. Selected candidates will be informed individually. Selection of the candidates for the M Phil and Ph.D programs is based on correspondence in the case of foreign students and interviews of the candidates residing in Pakistan.
PROFICIENCY IN ENGLISH
All programs are conducted in the English language, the official medium of communication of the University. Students are required to demonstrate reasonably good proficiency in this language.