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Cyflwynir y tudalen hwn yn Saesneg am nad yw wedi'i gyfieithu i'r Gymraeg hyd yn hyn.

Os hoffech i’r dudalen hon gael ei chyfieithu fel mater o flaenoriaeth, anfonwch gyfeiriad y dudalen hon at web@cardiff.ac.uk

Cardiff University has a long and established relationship with Pakistan and is home to a large community of Pakistani students from all areas of the country.

The University has a Centre for the Study of Islam in the UK which strengthens its strong ties with Muslim communities in Cardiff. In addition to that, the city of Cardiff has a long history of settlement from Pakistan and has one of the oldest Muslim communities in the UK.

Foundation courses

If you have graduated from the Pakistani 12-year school system, you will be required to successfully complete a one year International Foundation Programme before entering Cardiff University's undergraduate programmes.

You will be required to successfully complete the Pakistan HSC/HSSC/FSC with grades of a 75% average with excellent scores (approximately 75%) in key subject areas and very good scores (70%-75%) in all other areas to qualify for the International Foundation Programme.

Undergraduate courses

Cardiff University usually requires 3 subjects at GCE A-Level. Cardiff University also accepts applications from students who have studied the International Baccalaureate.

We will also consider applications from those holding an undergraduate degree of two, three or four years’ duration from a reputable Pakistani university. As a general guideline, Cardiff University will consider applicants with a CGPA in the region of 3.0 or above, although this will be decided upon by the admissions tutor at the time of application.

Students who have successfully completed a recognised Foundation Programme and will also be considered.

We will also consider students who have studied the US High School education system. Please see our USA pages for further information.

Postgraduate taught courses

Cardiff University will consider applicants who have successfully completed a four year bachelor's (honours) degree from a recognised institution in Pakistan.

We will also consider applicants who have successfully completed a two year master's degree (if this follows on from a two, three or four year bachelor's degree); or a one year master's degree (if this follows on from a three or four year bachelor's degree). Degrees must be from a recognised institution in Pakistan.

As a general guideline, we will consider applicants with a CGPA in the region of 3.0 or above, although this will be decided upon by the admissions tutor at the time of application.

Postgraduate research programmes

There are a number of possible entry routes to postgraduate research programmes.

Applicants who have successfully completed a four year bachelor's (honours) degree with a one or two year master's degree from a recognised institution in Pakistan will be considered

We will also consider applicants who have successfully completed a three year bachelors (honours) degree with a two year master's degree, or a four year bachelors (honours) degree with a one year master's degree. Degrees must be from a recognised institution in Pakistan.

In some cases, Cardiff University will consider applicants who only have a bachelor's degree, although applicants may be required to complete an master's programme at Cardiff University prior to embarking upon PhD studies.

English language

A relevant English language qualification is also required — normally a minimum of 6.5 IELTS or TOEFL 575 (230 CBT), however, this may vary from course to course.

If you are unsure of your qualifications or entry requirements please contact the International Office.

We visit Pakistan yearly. For more information about our next visit, please contact: international@cardiff.ac.uk

Cardiff University has designated representatives based across Pakistan.

Our representatives are there to offer support and guidance throughout the application process. If you wish to apply to the University, please direct your application through them to ensure that you receive the best and the fastest possible level of service. They will also be able to answer any questions you may have about life and study at Cardiff.

Naseem Khan
CCS - Lahore Office

27 Upper Mall Scheme, Mian Mir Road, Lahore
Tel: +0321-4387512
Email: naseemhkhan@yahoo.co.uk

Details of our representatives in other cities are listed below.

Islamabad

Company Contact name Address Contact details
PFL
Islamabad Office
28 - B. Main Nazim - Uddin Road,
Islamabad, Pakistan.
Tel: +92-51-2850995
Fax: +92-51-2851350
Mobile: +92-303-444-6079
Email: mariam@preparationforlife.com

CCS
Islamabad Office
Mr Irman But Office 4, Mezzanine Floor
Razia Sharif Plaza
Blue Area, Islamabad
Cell: +0300-5310298
Tel: +92-51-2875954
Fax: +92-51-2802007
Email: islamabad@campus-uk.com

BCIE
Islamabad Office
House 7,
Street 37,
F-6/1 Islamabad
Cell: +03338354851
Tel: +92 (051) 2814195-6
Email: Islamabad_pk@bcie.co.uk

Karachi

Company Contact name Address Contact details
PFL
Karachi Office
Ms. Ifrrah Shaukat
PFL Education,
Suite 203 Parsa Tower,
Shahrae Faisal,
Karachi
Tel: +92-21-34532974/5
Mobile: +92-321-8480718
Email: khi.pechs@preparationforlife.com
CCS
Karachi Office
Mrs Talha Ali First Floor, 2C, Street 2
Saba Commercial Avenue
Phase 5, DHA, Karachi.
Cell: +0321-2335733
Tel: +92-21-5856072/021 5842406
Fax: +92-21-5856094
Email: karachi@campus-uk.com

Lahore

Company Contact name Address Contact details
PFL
Lahore Office

79 Bridge Colony
Lahore Cantt
Lahore, Punjab
Tel: +92-42-3660-2408
Fax: +92-42-6682-597
Email: lahore@preparationforlife.com
CCS
Lahore Office
Mrs Naseem Khan 27 Upper Mall Scheme
Mian Mir Road
Lahore
Tel: +0321-4387512
Email: naseemhkhan@yahoo.co.uk
Website: www.campus-uk.com
BCIE
Lahore Office
Suite 5, Floor P-2,
Ali Tower M.M Alam Road,
Gulberg,
Lahore
Cell: +92-323-8400-638
Tel: +92 (042) 35875514-15
Email: Lahore_pk@bcie.co.uk
Website: www.bcie.co.uk

Peshawar

Company Contact name Address Contact details
PFL
Peshawar Office
Asim Raheel Khan 32/A-3, Old Jamrud Road
Near Iqra University
University Town, Peshawar
Tel: +92-91-5841842
Fax: +92-91-5843773
Email: peshawar@preparationforlife.com
CCS
Peshawar Office
Mrs Naseem Khan No.5-B, Town Centre, Abdara Road
University Town, Peshawar
Cell: 0300 5935677
Tel: +92-91-8540
Fax: +92-91-5818-42
Email: peshawar@campus-uk.com

Quetta

Company Contact name Address Contact details
CCS
Quetta Office
Mr Arbab Usman D-4, Kabir Building
off Jinnah Road
Quetta.
Tel: +92-81-2823740
Email: quetta@campus-uk.com

Faisalabad

Company Contact name Address Contact details

PFL
Faisalabad Office
Khalid Khan Office # 94 – 95, First Floor
Kohinoor I Plaza, Main Jaranwala Road
Faisalabad
Tel: +41-8501783 - 84
Email: faisalabad@preparationforlife.com

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