Aga Khan University Rankings

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In the World#1799 of 14178
In Asia#440 of 5833
In Pakistan#2 of 175
In Karachi#1 of 34

Quick Review

Enrollment
2,500
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Private
Highest Degree
Doctorate
Website
aku.edu
Languages
English

Publications & Citations

Publications
8,237
Citations
309,655

Aga Khan University majors

by publication count

Medicine
6,234
Biology
487
Psychology
318
Chemistry
248
Political science
184
Sociology
125
Business
96
Geography
81
Computer science
39
Engineering
25
Economics
18
History
18
Mathematics
13
Philosophy
9
Environmental science
9
Art
7
Materials science
5
Physics
2
Geology
1

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Medicine322245,261
Geography7783,178
Political science7941,614
Business10603,126
Biology123419,478
Sociology12411,232
Psychology15694,313
Chemistry18776,875
Economics2010557
Philosophy204710
History24506
Art26493
Environmental science3214181
Engineering391199
Computer science4124210
Mathematics420898
Materials science510721
Physics53551

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
19902010
19914028
19922827
19934788
19945291
199556162
199652162
199752220
199871262
199973354
200075378
200195468
2002105807
2003122940
20041521385
20051871999
20062332874
20072233436
20082494759
20092936010
20103107902
201141710209
201240412925
201341316543
201444320523
201549225105
201663426925
201753332634
201858231737
201963336989
202080043310

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Admissions RequirementsHigher Secondary Certificate, or equivalent
Academic CalendarOctober to August
Enrollment2,500
Full time employee850
Student:staff ratio3:1

Tuition

UndergraduateGraduate
Local students$3,750$3,750
International students$18,750$18,750

Aga Khan University has financial aid programs and on-campus housing.

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoral
Design | Arts | Humanities+++
Business | Politics | Social Sciences+
Languages | Culture | Linguistics+
Nursing | Health | Pharmacy | Medicine++++
Engineering | IT
Maths | Natural Sciences
Bachelor's DegreeMedicine, Surgery
Master's Degree/ M. PhilDevelopment Studies, Education, Epidemiology, Health Administration, Health Education, Medicine, Nursing, Public Health
Ph.D.Education, Health Education, Health Sciences

General info

Alternative namesAKU
آغا خان یونیورسٹی
Founded1983
WikipediaAga Khan University
AccreditationHigher Education Commission of Pakistan
Colorsgreen, white
Academic structureMedical College
School of Nursing and Midwifery
Institute for Educational Development
Institute for the Study of Muslim Civilizations
Faculty of Arts and Sciences
Graduate School of Media and Communications
Affiliations and membershipsAssociation of Commonwealth Universities (ACU)

Location and Contacts

AddressStadium Road, PO Box 3500
Karachi, Sindh, 74800
Pakistan
City population14,910,000
Phone+92 (21) 3493 0051
Fax+92 (21) 3493 4294

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