Eligibility Criteria for Admission to Grade XI

Students who clear the Secondary School Certificate (SSC) (or its equivalent) annual examination from the AKU-EB or any other recognised Board / University, with a minimum aggregate of 55% marks in the Science Group, are eligible to apply for admission.

Students from Aga Khan Schools who achieve an A grade or higher in the SSC examinations are admitted to grade XI without a test or interview, and are exempted from paying the admission fees.

All candidates have to sit for the entrance test and an interview. The objectives of the entrance test include, but are not limited to:

  1. Finding out the candidate’s level of understanding of basic concepts
  2. Determining the candidate’s potential for further education
  3. Exploring the candidate’s linguistic competencies in English and Urdu
  4. Finding out the candidate’s ability to organise and present information about themselves and their immediate surroundings

The written test to interview ratio is 80:20. The duration of the written test is 2 hours and 30 minutes. The entrance test is structured separately for two groups: Pre-Engineering and Pre-Medical.

Documents required for Grade XI admission

  1. Attested copy of SSC Board Registration / Enrolment Card
  2. Attested copy of Detailed Marks Certificate of SSC-I or SSC (Composite) examination
  3. Attested copy of Form B or original birth certificate
  4. Entrance Test Admit Card