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The Aga Khan Higher Secondary School, Karachi Eligibility Criteria for Admission to Grade XI
Students who expect to clear the Secondary School Certificate (SSC) (or its equivalent) annual examination 2016 from the AKU-EB or any other recognised Board / University with a minimum aggregate of 65% marks in the Science Group, or a minimum aggregate of 60% marks in the General Group, are eligible to apply for admission.

School prospectus and application form will be available in the last week of April.

Admission Policy
AKHSS, K, offers the following groups as prescribed by the Board of Intermediate Education, Karachi / Aga Khan University Examination Board:

  • Pre-Engineering - for students who have taken Science Group in SSC or its equivalent examinations.
  • Pre-Medical - for students who have taken Science Group with Biology in SSC or its equivalent examinations.
  • Commerce - for students who have taken Science or General Group in SSC or its equivalent examinations.

AKHSS, K, will be offering two year Higher Secondary Certificate (HSC) Programmes in 3 Groups; i.e. Pre-Engineering. Pre-Medical and Commerce
Groups in Both morning shift and afternoon shift (First Shift and Second Shift).

AKHSS, K, in addition to BIE, K, is also affiliated with AKU-EB. Students will have the opportunity to choose between either of the Boards.

Applicants will have a choice to study either in the First or in the Second Shift. However, the Admission Committee, after considering various aspects, will decide about their placement (in the First Shift or Second shift).

Admission Test will be conducted through a Computer Based Test (CBT).

Provisional admission is given on the basis of merit determined through candidate's result of SSC Part-I or its equivalent examinations, admission test and interview.

After the announcement of annual results of SSC or its equivalent examination 2008 by the Board/University, provisional admission of only those candidates will be confirmed and regularized who have:

  • Secured a minimum of 65% aggregate marks in Science Group.
  • Secured a minimum of 60% aggregate marks in General
  • Acquired/obtained Equivalence Certificate from Inter Board Committee of Chairmen (IBCC)

In all matters pertaining to selection of students, fees, evaluation of scholastic performance, discipline and student affairs, decision of the school shall be final.

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