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1. Admission of Foreign/Dual National (Residing within Pakistan)

Foreign/Dual Nationality holder candidates residing in Pakistan (provided can understand Pakistan’s National Language ‘Urdu’) and intend to study within Pakistan must follow the prescribed procedure of Higher Education Commission, Islamabad. Such candidates are required to submit following documents to the Admission Office, Virtual University of Pakistan, M.A. Jinnah Campus, Defence Road off Raiwind Road, Lahore, Pakistan:

  • Filled out original admission application form and its one photocopy;
  • Three duly filled out HEC Foreign Student’s information Sheet;
  • Three attested copies of Visa and Passport (Preferably color copy);
  • Three attested copies of Proof of Nationality
  • Three attested copies of Afghan Refugee Card (if applicable)

Download Foreign Student Information Sheet

For details, please visit following HEC website regarding admission procedure of Foreign/Dual National candidates in the Universities of Pakistan;

http://www.hec.gov.pk/InsideHEC/Divisions/AECA/ForeignStudentsAdmission/PAIRBAGS/Pages/Introduction.aspx

On receipt of above-mentioned documents and after due verification it is forwarded to the Higher Education Commission, Pakistan (HEC) and the concerned agencies for their approval. Thereafter candidate is intimated about admission.

In case of admission, candidate is intimated firstly through an email (if provided in admission application form). Secondly, via an email to his/her campus (incase campus-based student) and finally, by mailing a hard copy admission offer letter and VU information material at his/her mailing address. A list of admitted candidates is also displayed and updated during admission session at VU website www.vu.edu.pk under admission link. (Apply now)

2. Admission of Foreign/Dual National (Residing Abroad)

An undertaking is to be uploaded along with Foreign National students for not applying of Visa.

Foreign/Dual Nationality holder candidate residing abroad allowed to study with Virtual University of Pakistan (provided can understand Pakistan’s National Language ‘Urdu’) is  required to provide following documents along with their admission application form; complete in all respect, to the University.

  • One attested copy of Proof of Nationality
  • Declaration that he /she will not demand any letter from the University for the Issuance of Pakistan visa. However, during visit to Pakistan, if any he/she will appear for examination in the university designated exam center only.

On receipt of above-mentioned documents and after due verification, candidate is intimated firstly through an email (if provided in admission application form) and finally, by mailing a hard copy of admission offer letter and other information material at his/her mailing address. A list of admitted candidates is also displayed and updated during admission session at VU website www.vu.edu.pk under admission link. (Apply now)