Admission and Financial Aid

Undergraduate Degree Programs

  • General
    • The need blind admission policy of University of Wah is based on the cardinal principle that the University is open to all candidates regardless of religion, race, creed, financial resources or domicile.
    • The University offers courses leading to the degrees of BS (HONS), BSc Engineering, BBA, BSAF, MA/MSc and MBA. The BS (HONS)/BSc Engineering programs are international level programs equal to the regular Master's degree awarded after 16 years of education. A graduate with 4 years BS (HONS)/BSc Engineering degree is eligible for pursuing higher education for MS program in the relevant discipline.
    • Applications for the admission in various courses of studies are invited through national newspapers and website of University of Wah and admission is granted on the basis of merit in accordance with the criteria laid down by the Academic Council from time to time.
    • For Faculty of Engineering, the selection is made as per merit calculated on the performance of candidate in the entry test and higher secondary school examination or its equivalent.
  • Detail of Departments
    • Faculty of Basic Sciences
      • Biosciences
      • Chemistry
      • Mathematics
      • Physics
      • Statistics
    • Faculty of Management Sciences
      • Management Science
    • Faculty of Computer Science
      • Computer Science
    • Faculty of Social Sciences and Humanities
      • Economics
      • Education
      • English
      • Islamic & Pakistan Studies
      • Psychology
      • Sociology
    • Faculty of Engineering
      • Civil
      • Chemical
      • Electrical
      • Mechanical
      • Mechatronics
  • Admission Criteria
    • University may offer early action admission, on first come first serve basis to the applicants who fulfill University requirements prior to the announcement of formal merit list.
    • A candidate holding an FA/FSc or equivalent certificate with at least second division or its equivalent shall be eligible to apply for admission to BS (HONS), BSAF or BBA degree program.
    • A candidate holding a BA/BSc or equivalent degree from HEC recognized university with at least second division or its equivalent shall be eligible to apply for admission to MA/MSc degree program.
    • For individuals desirous of enrolling for BSc Engineering program, a candidate holding FSc (Pre-Engineering) certificate with at least 60% marks or DAE with 1st division in relevant technology from any institute recognized by the Government of Pakistan shall be eligible for admission. Entry test for all candidates is compulsory; however, UET entry test result is also acceptable. Merit being determined on the basis of 50% weightage to FSc marks and 50% weightage to entry test. 10 marks out of the obtained marks will be deducted from candidates qualifying the examination by parts or applying after three years of FSc.
  • Available Seats
    Available Seats
    Faculty of Basic Sciences BS(HONS) MSc
    Department of BioSciences 50 50
    Department of Chemistry 80 80
    Department of Mathematics 50 50
    Department of Physics 100 100
    Department of Statistics 50 50
    Faculty of Computer Science BS(HONS) MSc
    Department of Computer Science 100 50
    Faculty of Management Sciences BBA BSAF
    Department of Management Sciences 50 50
    Faculty of Social Sciences and Humanities BS(HONS) MA/MSc
    Department of Education -- 20
    Department of English 50 50
    Department of Economics 50 50
    Department of Islamic and Pakistan Studies -- --
    Department of Psychology 50 50
    Department of Sociology 50 50
    Faculty of Engineering* BSc Engg --
    Department of Electrical Engineering 80 --
    Department of Mechanical Engineering 80 --
    Department of Civil Engineering 50 --
    Department of Chemical Engineering 50 --
    Department of Mechatronics Engineering 50 --

    *For more details about Engineering admissions consult the prospectus of Faculty of Engineering, Wah Engineering College.

    Note: Two percent seats may be allocated to candidates holding 3 years Diploma in Associate Engineering. These seats may be allocated in BSc Engineering and BS (HONS) programs of Physics, Chemistry and Computer Science. Separate merit list will be prepared for candidates holding Diploma in Associate Engineering. One seat in each department has been reserved for children of employees of the University and its constituent colleges who have completed seven years of service. The minimum student strength for a class should be 25 which may be lowered to 15 for Faculty of Social Sciences and Humanities' programs.

    In case of number of students registering for particular program is less than the desired class strength, the program will not be offered, and students will be adjusted in the alternative choices.

    Advertisement for Admission will be advertised in the national newspapers and on the websites and The Registrar office, University of Wah advertises the Admissions in newspapers/press at least 8 weeks before the commencement of classes.

  • How to Obtain University Prospectus
    • The Prospectus including the admission form can be purchased from Accounts Branch of University on cash payment. The cost includes the application processing fee as well as entrance examination fee where required.
    • Prospectus can also be obtained by sending a Bank Draft/Pay Order in favor of University of Wah. In this case, applicants are required to send a request showing their interest of the applied program.
  • Submission of Application
    • The hard copy of admission form for admission complete in all aspects shall be submitted along with attested copies of certificates/degrees either by hand or through post/courier services by the last date of application. It has to be ensured by the applicant that the application reaches the admission office of UW before the last date.
    • b. In case of online submission, the applicant shall submit only the admission form, while the printout of onlinesubmitted admission form along with attested copies of certificates/degrees and paid copy of fee challan shall be posted to the admission cell of UW by the last date of submission.
  • Offer of Admission as per Discipline Choice
    Admission will be offered in a discipline as per order of preference given by an applicant in the admission form.
  • Change of Discipline
    Once the order of preference is given by an applicant in the admission form, no request for change in preference will be entertained. However, after admission is offered, a candidate may apply for the change of discipline to a lower preference within one week of the start of classes after adjusting fees difference. The change of discipline is subject to availability of seats and meeting the merit of discipline to which the candidate has applied for.
  • Merit Lists
    Discipline wise merit lists will be prepared and announced online by the Admission Office for the offer of admission.
  • Fee Refund
    The candidates who apply for cancellation of their admissions will be refunded tuition fee according to the HEC policy letter No. 10- 1/HEC/A&C/2015/6542 dated 7th December, 2015.

    • Full tuition fees refund will be made up to 7th day after commencement of classes.
    • Half tuition fees refund will be made from 8th-15th day of classes.
    • Security and admission fee will not be refunded if a candidate applies for cancellation of his/her admission till the 15th day of start of classes.

    Note: All types of security fee will be refunded after adjustment of dues, if any.

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