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 60% marks in the Science Group, or a minimum of 55% in the General Group, are eligible to apply for admission.

Students from Aga Khan Schools who achieve A grade or higher in the SSC examination are admitted to grade XI without a test and an interview, and are exempt from paying the security deposit.

NOTE: the admission fee will still need to be paid.

All candidates for admission 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 him/herself and his/her immediate surroundings

The written test to interview ratio is 80:20. The duration of the written test is 1 hour and 30 minutes. The entrance test is structured separately for different groups.

Documents required for Grade XI admission:

  1. 3 passport-sized photographs
  2. Attested copy of the marksheet from class IX / Statement of Result O1 (for O-level candidates)
  3. Attested copy of the admit card for class X / Statement of Entry O2 (for O-level candidates)
  4. Attested copy of the preliminary examination result of class X / mock result O2 (for O-Level candidates)
  5. Attested copy of Form-B / Birth Certificate
  6. A copy of the receipt of payment for the prospectus