All Undergraduate programs offered at NIU require following admission criteria, in general.

  • Minimum 50% 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 50% 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 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
BBA 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 Nutritional Sciences 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
Doctor of Physical Therapy
BS Biochemistry
BS Biotechnology
BS Animal Sciences
BS Applied Psychology

In addition to the above academic qualification, 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.