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 A grade or higher in the SSC examination are admitted to grade XI without a test and an interview, and are exempted from paying the admission fee.

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. Duration of 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