Q1. How can I apply Online for admission at Riphah?
An applicant can visit our Online Admissions Portal admissions.riphah.edu.pk; creates his/her account and Apply Online.
Q2. What documents are required to be submitted along with online application?
You need to attach your recent photo and required documents in the online form. Documents which are required for any program are listed in the online application form.
Q3. Where should I deposit the online application processing fee?
The application fee of Rs 700 can be deposited in cash (by handing over physically) in nay of our Admissions Offices or thorough courier via Bank Draft of Rs 760
Q4. Can I apply on NTS Basis?
NTS does not apply for admission in MBBS, BDS and Undergraduate Engineering programmes. For other programmes it is as under:
- Undergraduate programmes: 50% (NAT General)
- Graduate Programmes: 50% - NTS ( GAT General) is compulsory for MS/M.Phil programmes
- Post Graduate/Doctoral Programmes:60% - NTS ( GAT Subject) is compulsory for the PhD programmes
Q5. I haven’t completed/passed my NTS. Can I still apply for the Graduate or Post Graduate/Doctoral programmes?
Yes, you can still apply for the Graduate or Post doctoral but completion of NTS (GAT Subject) is compulsory within the first 2 semesters - meeting the specified criteria.
Q6. My result is awaited, can I still apply?
Yes, you can apply as in such case but have to submit surety certificate, duly attested by your institute’s higher authority stating the minimum percentage required for the applied program.
Q7. What are the different Undergraduate Programs offered at Riphah?
The list of the current Undergrad programmes is:
- BS Electrical Engineering
- BS Biomedical Engineering
- BS Software Engineering
- BS Computer Sciences
- BBS Islamic Business and Finance
- BS Media Studies
Q8. What are the different Graduate Programs offered at Riphah?
- M. Phil Anatomy
- M. Phil Psychology
- M. Phil Pharmacology
- M. Phil Biochemistry
- M.Sc Pain Medicine
- M. Phil Pharm. Chemistry
- MS Electrical Engineering
- MSc Electronics
- MS Computer Science
- MS Information Security
- MS Management Sciences
- MBA (3.5 Years)
- MBA (1.5 Years)
- MS Islamic Business and Finance
- MBA Islamic Business and Finance
- MA Broadcast Journalism
- MA Media Production
- M. Phil Mathematics
- M. Phil Physics
- M. Phil Statistics
- MSc Mathematics
- MSc Physics
- MSc Statistics
Q9. What are the different Post Graduate Programs offered at Riphah?
- PhD Pharm. Chemistry
- PhD Computing
- PhD Management Sciences
- PhD Mathematics
- PhD Electrical Engineering
Q10. Does Riphah offer Scholarships/Financial Assistance?
Yes there are various scholarships offered at Riphah. The list is as under:
- Ta’meer Scholarship
- Salam Scholarship
- Musabiqat Scholarship
- Mumtaz Scholarship
- Usra Assistanceship
- Zulfiqar Assistanceship
- Riphah Assistanceship
- Mawakhat Assistanceship
- Wali Assistanceship
- Ammal Assistanceship
- Assistanceship for nominees of Al Mizan Foundation
- Assistanceship for nominees of Pakistan Railways
Q11. What is the eligibility criterion for applying in Engineering Programs?
Electrical Engineering: Matric / O level / Equivalent qualification (Science Group) and FSc / A level / equivalent qualification (Pre-Engineering Group) with minimum 60% marks.
Bio Medical Engineering: Matric / O level / Equivalent qualification (Science Group) and FSc / A level / equivalent qualification (Pre-Engineering Group/ Pre-Medical Group) with minimum 60% marks.
Candidate with Diploma in Electrical/Electronic with Minimum 60% can also apply
Q12. What is the eligibility criterion for applying in BS Computer Sciences/BBA/BS Media Sciences/BBS Islamic Business and Finance?
A minimum of 45% marks in FSc/ Equivalent Certificate.
Q13. What is the eligibility criterion for applying in Medical Programs?
Matric / O level / Equivalent qualification (Science Group) and FSc / A level / equivalent qualification (Pre-Medical Group) with minimum 60% marks and the Entry Test Score
Q14. Can I apply for Multiple Programs (Non medical)?
Yes, you can apply for multiple programmes. The admission form contains list of all the available programmes. You can apply for 3 programmes at the max; in case you didn’t get admission in the 1st priority program, then your application will be automatically routed to the 2nd opted program.
Q15. Can I apply for Multiple Medical Programs?
Yes, by paying additional application fee.
Q16. I am a Pakistani living abroad; can I apply for admission as an international student?
Non Medical: You have to apply as an open merit candidate
Medical Programs: Yes, you can apply for admission against seats reserved for international students by submitting SAT Score and meet the specified eligibility criteria.
Q17. Can I apply on the basis of O level/ A Level Degree?
Submission of only O&A level grade / mark sheets will not serve the purpose. Equivalence certificates duly issued by IBCC, Pakistan are necessary for those candidates who do not possess Matric &FSc / FA qualifications.
Q18. Is there any age limit for Undergraduate Admission?
Q19. Would the admission processing fee / tuition fee be refundable in case a student does not join the University?
The University will only refund the Tuition & Exams fee to the student who does not join the university. The Admission Processing fee is non-refundable
Q20. I could not appear in Riphah Entrance Test, Can I take the Test on some other day?
Riphah conducts its test on one day as per the announced schedule. As per policy if a candidate misses the test session he/she is not given another chance. But in case of the conduction of 2nd test , the candidate can appear against the vacant seats.
Q21. Is there any negative marking in the Entry Test?
There is no negative marking.
Q22. What is the deadline for submission of application?
The deadline for the submission of application is 2nd August 2012 (Non Medical Programmes)
Q23. Do I have an option to given entrance test from any other City?
Unfortunately not. You have to appear at the venue announced.
Q24. What are the Dates of Entry Test for year 2012?
1st Test Date: 4th August 2012 (Non Medical Programmes)
Q25. Whom should I contact for queries regarding the Programs offered?
You can contact us at +92-51-8446000-8 (Ext: 243) or E-mail at: firstname.lastname@example.org
Q26. Though I have submitted my admission form but I have not received my Admit Card, what should I do?Please forward an email at email@example.com for the same or contact at: +92-51-8446000-8 (Ext: 243) for the same
Q27. What is the total time of Entry Test for the non-medical Programs?
Total time of entry test will be 2 hours approx.
Q28. Can I get some sample test papers of Riphah Entry Test?
You can download the sample papers for the non medical programmes from the Riphah Website: