Education of Gilgit Baltistan

Education of Gilgit Baltistan:

Gilgit Baltistan is a place where education is compulsory for every mankind and educational institution doing their best to boost and polish their students by heart.Gilgit Baltistan is the only and only land of Pakistan where every individual prefer to get education then the literacy rate of this place is above 95%.In Gilgit Baltistan there are many education institute are working including private,Government and fedral.
Aga khan edducation service pakistan enrich the culture of education by open four higher secondary schools and above 250 middle & secondary schools.
Education till higher secondary school certificate at Gilgit Baltistan is quit tough and better but University education is nil here.It's because there is only one Genaral University here named as Karakorum International University (KIU) which was built in 2002 and at main Gilgit city.

Karakorum International University (KIU):

Karakorum  International University offers many undergraduate and post graduate programs which was built at central Gilgit in 2002. KIU  offers many programs.Which are following.
For more visit KIU.

Faculty of Humanities





Department of Behavioural Sciences

Subject TitleDurationSemestersNo.Of SeatsPre-Requisites
BS Behavioral Sciences4 years830FA/F.Sc/ A Level or equivalent with at least 2nd Division (45% Marks)
M.Sc Behavioral Sciences24301. BA/B.Sc with Second Division (45% Marks) 2.Candidates with relevant subjects will be preferred

Department of Educational Development

Subject TitleDurationSemestersNo.Of SeatsPre-Requisites
B. Ed Elementary (Hons)4 Years840FA/F. Sc/ A Level or equivalent with at least 2nd Division (45% Marks)
B. Ed Elementary (Hons)2 years440ADE with minimum (2.5 CGPA)
M. Ed (afternoon session)1 Years240B. Ed with minimum 2nd Division(45% Marks)
M.A Education2 years480BA/B.Sc with at least 2nd Division (45% Marks)
M. Phil Education2 Years4201. BS/ M.A Education/M.Ed from any HEC recognized University.
2. Candidates only with relevant degree will be eligible for admission.
3. Only those students will be given admission who qualify KIU entry test.

Department of Modern Languages

Subject TitleDurationSemestersNo.Of SeatsPre-Requisites
BA(Hons) in English Literature4 Years835F.A/F.Sc / A Level or equivalent with at least 2nd Division (45 % Marks)
M.A English (Linguistics)2 years435B.A/B.Sc with at least 2nd Division (45 % Marks)
M.A English (Literature)2 Years435B.A/B.Sc with at least 2nd Division (45 % Marks)

Faculty Of Life Sciences





Department of Agriculture and Food Technology

Subject TitleDurationSemestersNo.Of SeatsPre-Requisites
BS Agriculture (Major in Plant Protection)4 Years820F.Sc. Pre-medical/pre-engineering / A Level or equivalent with at least 2nd Division (45% Marks)
BS Agriculture (Major in Horticulture)4 years820F.Sc. Pre-medical/pre-engineering / A Level or equivalent with at least 2nd Division (45% Marks)
BS Agriculture ( Major in Human Nutrition and Dietetics)4 Years820F.Sc. Pre-medical/pre-engineering / A Level or equivalent with at least 2ndDivision (45% Marks)
BS Agriculture (Major in Food Science and Technology)4 Years820F.Sc. Pre-medical/pre-engineering / A Level or equivalent with at least 2nd Division (45% Marks)
BS Agriculture (Major in Water Management)4 Years820F.Sc. Pre-medical/pre-engineering / A Level or equivalent with at least 2nd Division (45% Marks)
MS/ M. Phil Food Sciences and Technology2-3 Years4301. BS/M. Sc from any HEC recognized University.
2. Candidates only with relevant degree will be eligible for admission.
3. Only those students will be given admission who qualify KIU entry test.
Ph.D Food Sciences and Technology2-5 Years8-10181. M. Phil /MS from any HEC recognized University.
2. Candidates only with relevant degree will be eligible for admission.
3. Only those students will be given admission who qualify subject GRE.

Department of Biological Sciences

Subject TitleDurationSemestersNo.Of SeatsPre-Requisites
BS in Biology(Animal Sciences )4 Years840F. Sc Pre-medical /A Level or equivalent with at least 2nd Division (45% Marks)
BS in Biology (Plant Sciences )4 years840F. Sc Pre-medical /A Level or equivalent with at least 2nd Division (45% Marks)
M.Sc. in Biology (Animal Sciences )2 Years435B. Sc (any subject in combination with zoology ) with at least 2nd Division (45% Marks)
M.Sc. in Biology(Plant Sciences )2 Years435B. Sc (any subject in combination with Botany ) with at least 2nd Division (45% Marks(45% Marks)
M. Phil1.5 - 2Years3-4151. BS/M.Sc from any HEC recognized University.
2. Candidates only with relevant degree will be eligible for admission
3. Only those students will be given admission who qualify KIU entry test.
Ph.D48101. M.Phil/M.Sc from any HEC recognized University.
2. Candidates only with relevant degree will be eligible for admission
3. Only those students will be given admission who qualify subject GRE.

Department of Chemistry

Subject TitleDurationSemestersNo.Of SeatsPre-Requisites
BS Chemistry4 Years840F.Sc. Pre-medical /Pre Engineering/ A Level or equivalent with at least 2nd Division (45% Marks)
M.Sc Chemistry2 years420B.Sc in Chemistry or equivalent with at least 2nd Division (45% Marks)
MS/M. Phil Chemistry2 Years2 semesters course work
2 semesters bench work
61. BS/M. Sc from any HEC recognized University.
2. Candidates only with relevant degree will be eligible for admission
3. Only those students will be given admission who qualify KIU entry test.
Ph. D3 – 5 Years2 semesters course work
4-8 semesters bench work
61. M. Phil /MS from any HEC recognized University
2. Candidates only with relevant degree will be eligible for admission
3. Only those students will be given admission who qualify subject GRE.

Department of Environmental Sciences

Subject TitleDurationSemestersNo.Of SeatsPre-Requisites
BS. Environmental Sciences4 Years840HSSC (Pre Med and Pre Eng) Social Sciences /A level or Equivalent with at least 2nd Division (45% Marks)
M.Sc Environmental Sciences/td>2 years430B. Sc or equivalent Candidates from multidiscipline (Natural Sciences Physical Sciences and relevant subjects) with at least 2nd Division (45% Marks)
MS/M. Phil2 Years4101.BS/M.Sc from any HEC recognized University.
2. Candidates only with relevant degree will be eligible for admission.
3. Only those students will be given admission who qualify KIU entry test.
Ph. D3 – 4 Years6-831. M. Phil /MS from any HEC recognized University.
2. Candidates only with relevant degree will be eligible for admission
3. Only those students will be given admission who qualify subject GRE.

Faculty of Natural Sciences and Engineering





Department of Computer Sciences

Subject TitleDurationSemestersNo.Of SeatsPre-Requisites
BS (CS)4 years830HSSC (Maths, Physics, Computer/ A level or equivalent with at least 2nd Division (45% marks) preference will be given to ICS.
BBA (IT)4 year830HSSC/A level or equivalent with at least (45% Marks) preference will be given to HSSC (Maths, Physics, Computer).

Department of Earth Sciences

Subject TitleDurationSemestersNo.Of SeatsPre-Requisites
BS Earth Science(Geology)4 years830F.Sc Pre-medical/Pre-engineering/A Level or equivalent with at least 2nd Division(45% Marks) .

Department of Mathematics

Subject TitleDurationSemestersNo.Of SeatsPre-Requisites
BS-Mathematics4 years830HSSC, A Level or equivalent with at least 2nd Division (45% Marks).Maths as compulsory subject
M.Sc Mathematics2 year425B.Sc/BA, Maths A and B as compulsory subjects at least 2nd Division (45% Marks)
BS-Statistics4 year835HSSC,A level or equivalent with at least 2nd Division 45% marks, Maths and statistics as compulsory subject.
M.Sc Statistics2 year425B.Sc/BA, Maths and Statistics as compulsory subject with at least 2nd Division 45% marks.
M. Phil2 year3081. BS/M. Sc from any HEC recognized University.
2. Candidates only with relevant degree will be eligible for admission.
3. Only those students will be given admission who qualify KIU entry test.
Ph. D3 year86 (for faculty only)1. M. Phil /MS from any HEC recognized University.
2. Candidates only with relevant degree will be eligible for admission.
3. Only those students will be given admission who qualify subject GRE.

Department of Physics

Subject TitleDurationSemestersNo.Of SeatsPre-Requisites
BS Physics4 years840F.Sc / A Level or equivalent with major subjects Physics and Mathematics with at least 2nd Division (45% Marks)
M. Sc Physics2415B. Sc. or equivalent with major subjects Physics and Mathematics with at least 2nd Division (45% Marks).

Faculty of Social Sciences





Department of Business Management

Subject TitleDurationSemestersNo.Of SeatsPre-Requisites
BBA(Hons)4 years840FA/F. Sc/ A Level or equivalent with at least 2nd Division (45% Marks)
MBA(Regular)3.5 Years740B.A/B.Sc. / B.Com etc. At least 2nd Division (45% Marks)
MBA (Professional)1.5 Years3254 Years Bachelor Degree in Business Administration with at least 130 credit hours and a CGPA not less than 2.5

Department of Economics

Subject TitleDurationSemestersNo.Of SeatsPre-Requisites
M. Sc Economics2 Years4451. BA/B. Sc/B.Com with Economics at least 2nd Division (45%Marks)
2. students having background of Mathematics and Statistics will be preferred.
BS Economics4 Years8451. FA/F.Sc/I.com at least 2nd Division (45%Marks)
2. students with Economics, Statistics and /or Mathematics will be preferred.

Department of International Relations

Subject TitleDurationSemestersNo.Of SeatsPre-Requisites
BS International Relations4 Years840F.A/F. Sc / A Level or equivalent with at least 2nd Division (45 % Marks)
M.Sc International Relations2 Years440B.A/B.Sc with at least 2nd Division (45 % Marks).

Department of Media and Communication

Subject TitleDurationSemestersNo.Of SeatsPre-Requisites
BS Media and Communication4 Years830FA/F. Sc or equivalent with at least 2nd Division (45% Marks)
M. Sc Media and Communication2 Years4251. 2 years Bachelor Degreeat least 2nd Division (45% Marks)
2. Preference will be given to journalism subject background in Bachelors

Course Summary and Admission Requiremrnts for Skardu Campus





Department of Business Managements

Subject TitleDurationSemestersNo.Of SeatsPre-Requisites
BBA(Hons)4 years845FA/F. Sc/ A Level or equivalent with at least 2nd Division (45% Marks)
MBA3.5 Years7452 Years B.A/B.Sc. / B.Com etc. At least 2nd Division (45% Marks)

Department of Computer Sciences

Subject TitleDurationSemestersNo.Of SeatsPre-Requisites
BSC(Hons)4 years830HSSC (Math, Physics, Computer/ A level or equivalent with at least 2nd Divisiton 45% marks preference will be given to ICS
MIT2 year430B. Sc/ B.A/ B.Com or equivalent at least 2nd Division (45% Marks).

Department of Modern Languages

Subject TitleDurationSemestersNo.Of SeatsPre-Requisites
BA(Hons) in English4 Years845F.A/ F. Sc or equivalent with at least 2nd Division (45% Marks)
M.A English (Literature)2 Years445B. Sc/ B.A or equivalent with at least 2nd Division (45% Marks)
M.A English (Linguistics)2 Years445B. Sc / B.A or equivalent with at least 2nd Division (45% Marks).

Department of Educational Development

Subject TitleDurationSemestersNo.Of SeatsPre-Requisites
B. Ed Elementary (Hons)2 Years440ADE with minimum (2.5 CGPA)
B. Ed4 years840FA/F.Sc or equivalent at least 2nd Divion (45% Marks).
M.A Education2 years440B. Sc/ B.A or equivalent at least 2nd Division (45% Marks)

Aga Khan Higher Secondary School Gahkuch,Sherqilah,Gilgit and Hunza:

Aga khan education service Pakistan has prominent role in the education sector of Gilgit Baltistan.This sentence has a valid prove in terms of Aga Khan Higher Secondary Schools (AKHSS). There are four Aga Khan Higher Secondary Schools in Gilgit Baltistan.
1.   AKHSS, Ghakuch (Boys and Girls)
2.   AKHSS, Sher Qilla (Girls)
3.   AKHSS, Gilgit (Boys)
4.   AKHSS, Hunza (Girls)
These institutions play a vital role in boosting and polish youth and make better future of G.B.

Public School and College Jutial, Gilgit

Public School and college is a semi Government institution under a management of Pakistan army. It has well reputation in G.B and has very strict rules and regulation because army rule are imposed here. It has two wings one for boys and other for girls.

Army Public School and College, Gilgit

Army Public School and college is an army institute in which majority of students belongs to arm men children.