Admissions Open in Master Programs at Main Campus and Hunza Campus 2018


Applications are invited for admission to the following programs in Karakoram International University Gilgit-Baltistan


S# Program Title Duration Semesters No.of Seats Pre-Requisites
Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences
1. Department of Behavioral Sciences
A MSc Behavioral Sciences 2 Years 4 30 BA/BSc with at least 2nd Division (45% Marks) Psychology, Anthropology and Sociology will be preferred.
2. Department of Educational Development
A B.Ed. 2 years elementary (semester V to VIII with 68 to 72 credit hours) 2 years after ADE 4 25+25=


All courses of B.Ed. (first 4 Semesters) equivalent to at least 2nd Division (45%) ADE (Associate Degree in Education)
B MA Education 2 Years 4 25+25=              50 BA/BSc/B.Ed./M.Ed. with at least 2nd Division (45%)
3. Department of Modern Languages
A MA English 2 Years 4 40 BA/BSc. with at least 2nd Division (45% Marks)
4. Department of Business Management
A MBA (Regular) 3.5 Years 7 30 BA/BSc/B.Com with at least 2nd Division (45% Marks)
5. Department of Economics
A MSc Economics 2 Years 4 30 BA/BSc/B. Com with Economics at least 2nd Division (45%) Economics, Statistics, and Mathematics subjects will be preferred.
6. Department of International Relations
A MSc International Relations 2 Years 4 30 BA/BSc with at least 2nd Division (45%) IR, Political Sciences Socialogy, Anthropology, journalism, will be preferred.
7. Department of Media & Communication
A MSc Media and Communication 2 Years 4 30 1.BA Background (80%) seats 2. BSc (20%) seats with at least 2nd Division (45%) candidates with a background in journalism will be preferred.
Faculty of Life Sciences
8. Department of Biological Sciences
A MSc in Biology(Animal Sciences) 2 Years 4 25 BSc/ Biological Sciences with at least 2nd Division (45%) Zoology and Botany subjects will be preferred.
B MSc in Biology (Plant Sciences) 2 Years 4 25 BSc/ Biological Sciences with at least 2nd Division (45%) Zoology and Botany subjects will be preferred.
10 Department of Chemistry
A MSc Chemistry 2 Years 4 20 BSc  with at least 2nd Division (45%)
11 Department of Environmental Sciences
A MSc Environmental Sciences 2 Years 4 10 BSc or equivalent (Natural Sciences, Physical Sciences, and relevant subjects) with at least 2nd Division (45%) in BSc Environmental, Zoology, Botany, Forestry, and Agriculture will be preferred.
Faculty of Natural Sciences and Engineering.
12 Department of Mathematics
A MSc Mathematics 2 Years 4 15 BA/BSc with Math’s at least 2nd Division (45%) BSc Pre-Engineering will be preferred.
13 Department of Physics
A MSc Physics 2 Year 4 15 BSc Physics with at least 2nd Division (45%)
Total 400

Course Summary and Admission & Seats Requisition for Hunza Campus MSc 2 YEARS PROGRAM

# Program Title Eligibility Criteria Preferred Subjects Duration Number of Seats
01 MSc Development Studies A Person Holding BA/B.Com/BSc (Economics with Math’s) or equivalent degree (14 years of education) is eligible for admission to MSc Development Studies with at least 45% marks. Preference will be given to the students with 14 years bachelors degree in Economics, Political Science, Sociology and Civics 2 Years. 40

  • Note: The quota of GB, National, and reserved seats are included in 40.


Proposed Admission Schedule for MSC-2 Years Program

1-Advertisement.                                                                       27, November 2017

2-Issuance/acceptance of Admission Forms                             27 November to 20 December 2017

3-Last date for submission of Admission Form                      20, December 2017

4-Sharing the Data with department                                     26, December 2017

5-Display of Applicant List                                                      26, December 2017

6-Interviews                                                                            27,28,29, December,2017

7-Display of 1st Merit List                                                       02 January to 05 January 2018

8-Display of 2nd Merit List                                                       09 January to 12 January 2018

9-Display of 3rd Merit List                                                       16 January to 19 January 2018

10-Appeal Cases + Admission on Reserve Seats                    19 February to 21 February 2018

11-Form/Prospectus Charges                                                 Rs. 1000/-

  • Admission Form/Prospectus is available in Student Affairs Office. Karakoram International University Gilgit and Hunza Campus on working days (Monday to Friday between 08:00 am to 04:00 pm) on payment of Rs. 1000/- through bank draft/challan.
  • Admission Form can be downloaded from the KIU website ( In such cases, the applicant will attach a bank draft of Rs.1000/- in the name of Treasurer KIU Gilgit-Baltistan.

No admission form will be received after the last date.

The Candidate will be responsible to keep track of the KIU website for the date of interview for different programs applied for Hunza Campus the candidates will be responsible to follow Hunza Campus

No separate call letters will be issued.

For further details, Please Contact.

Student Affairs Office KIU Gilgit Tel:05811-960011 Ext-213

KIU Sub Office Hunza Tel:05813-960015-960019

Or visit KIU website:


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