Academic Rules

Admissions to all programs at HIESS are given on merit basis, which is determined on the basis of academic qualification, entrance tests and interviews.

Admission Schedule

Admissions in different programs are offered in Spring (January / February) and Fall (July / August) semesters through advertisements at least 30 days before the commencement of each semester.


The attendance requirement is 75%. Relaxation, if any, shall be given in accordance with the rules and regulations of the University.


The assessment is based on assignments, presentations, mid-term test and a final examination.

Degree Requirement

Cumulative Grade Point Average (CGPA) is minimum 2.5, on 4 CGPA scale, calculated for all semesters.


Students shall not be promoted to the next semester unless they pass 75% of the courses, i.e. any student who has failed in more than one subject shall not be promoted to the next semester without clearing the subjects in General Special Examination. Below 60% marks in a subject shall be considered “Fail”.

Career Opportunities

At Hamdard University all efforts are made to equip the students with the most updated knowledge required in practical settings to make them a successful professional in the field of education.

Students are provided sufficient knowledge in areas like Special Education, Health Education, Environment and Human Rights Education in line with the recommendations of Higher Education Commission and secondary school curriculum guidelines issued by the Federal Government.

Hamdard University’s Education programs offer career opportunities to act as:

  1. Subject Specialist
  2. Senior School Teacher
  3. Academic Coordinator
  4. Students’ Counselor
  5. Curriculum Developer
  6. Educational Manager

Note: HIESS reserves the right to any change as per requirement and/or HEC/Hamdard University Criteria/ Policy

About Us

Hamdard University is a private research university with campuses in Karachi and Islamabad, Pakistan. It was founded in 1991 by the renowned philanthropist Hakim Said of the Hamdard Foundation. Hamdard is one of the first and the oldest private institutions of higher education in Pakistan.

Contact Us

Main Campus:
UAN No. : (021) -111-102-030
Landline: 021 36440042
Whatsapp No: (92) 311 4994995
City Campus:
Landline: 021 34381415, 021 34559779
Whatsapp No: (92) 311 4994997
Bahadurabad Campus:
Whatsapp No: (92) 316 3639140
Islamabad Campus:
Landline: 051-8840000, 051-8747131
F : (92-21) 36440045
Address (Main Campus):
Hamdard University, Madinat al-Hikmah
Hakim Mohammed Said Road
Karachi – 74600, Pakistan