All BS / undergraduate programs offered at NIU require following admission criteria, in general.

  • Minimum 60% aggregate marks each in SSC and HSSC OR equivalent exams (as per IBCC equivalence).
  • Candidates of FA / FSc / ICom stream can apply for NIU admission test on the basis of Part-I result but confirmation of admission is subject to provision of Detailed Marks Certificate.
  • All non FA / FSc stream candidates must have equivalence certificate of their qualification, duly obtained from IBCC, Pakistan in relevant groups / subjects and with minimum 60% marks.
  • Candidates of O/A Level or any other foreign equivalent qualification can apply on the basis of O Level (SSC) equivalence certificate obtained from Inter Board Committee of Chairmen (IBCC) office but confirmation of their admission is subject to provision of A Level (HSSC) equivalence certificate duly obtained from IBCC, Pakistan.
  • Academic qualification considered necessary for distinctive programs is as follows:
Program Local System of Studies Foreign System of Studies
BS Economics with minor in Econometrics FA / FSc / ICom (HSSC) with any combination and supplementary knowledge of Mathematics will give additional benefit O’ / A’ Level  or equivalent with any combination and supplementary knowledge of Mathematics will give additional benefit
BS Development Economics
BS Finance and Information Sciences FA / FSc / ICom (HSSC) with any combination and supplementary knowledge of Mathematics, Accounting / Finance will give additional benefit O’ / A’ Level  or equivalent with any combination and supplementary knowledge of Mathematics / Accounting /  Finance / Accountancy will give additional benefit
BS Clinical Nutrition FSc Pre-Medical Group O level (SSC) equivalence of “Science group” and A level (HSSC) equivalence of “Pre-Medical group” or any other group with three subjects including Biology and Chemistry as mandatory subjects
BS Speech & Language Pathology
BS Medical Lab Technology
Doctors of Physiotherapy
BS Biochemistry
BS Biotechnology
  • In addition to the above academic qualification, passing of NIU admission test and interview is mandatory to get admission in any program at NIU.
  • The University reserves the right to reject any application for admission without assigning any reason.