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Abdul Wali Khan University (AWKU), Mardan

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The Abdul Wali Khan University Mardan (AWKU Mardan) is a public sector university situated in Mardan, Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa, charted by the Government of Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan. The university was established in April 2009, the university and was named after Abdul Wali Khan, a well-known leader of Pakhtunkhwa. The foundation of AWKU Mardan is a big step towards developing the mind of young intellectuals and utilize resources for the betterment of society. It has a total of 9 campuses and around ten thousand students are enrolled in 31 disciplines. Around 49 institutions are affiliated with AWKU Mardan.

The institute has all the modern departments equipped with resources like furnished classrooms, computer labs, science labs, and a library required for the quality education and research. Students from Swabi, Charsadda, Nowsehra, Mardan, Swat, Shangla, Buner, Dir, Chitral, Northern Punjab, Kohat, and tribal areas of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa are drawn towards AWKU Mardan. Most of the students belong to the tribal regions who cannot receive higher education due to the financial instability. However, the establishment of AWKU provides an academic platform for these students.

AWKU Mardan is affiliated with the Higher Education Commission (Pakistan), Pakistan Veterinary Medical Council and  Pharmacy Council of Pakistan, and as well as Pakistan Bar Council. The motto of the AWKU Mardan is “Message of Peace and Brotherhood”. The people of KPK were desperately trying for the establishment of AWKU Mardan and its foundation is the accomplishment of their struggle.

The vision of AWKU Mardan is to “inculcate quality education affordable to the majority of people, aiming at the scientific, economic, and socio-cultural uplift of the masses for higher learning and research”. Their mission is to “achieve par excellence in Natural, Social and Administrative Sciences, Arts and Humanities in a sophisticated manner and state-of-the-art environment”.

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AWKU Mardan
Abdul Wali Khan University (AWKU), Mardan

AWKU Mardan – Admission, Departments & Scholarships

Admission to AWKU Mardan is purely based on merit. Applicants have to apply online by visiting the AWKU website. An entrance exam is conducted by the university. The applicant must pass the entrance test for admission to AWKU Mardan.

Selection Criteria for Undergraduate Programs
– 12 years of field-related education, passed with at least a second division from any registered institution.
– 50% marks in the entry test.

Selection Criteria for Graduate Programs
– 16 years of education with at least second division with an aggregate of 45% in the annual system and 2.5 CGPA in the semester system.
– 50% marks in the entry test.

Faculty of Arts & Humanities

Department of English

ProgramBSM.A/M.ScMS/M.PhilPhD
English

Department of Islamic Studies

ProgramBSM.A/M.ScMS/M.PhilPhD
Islamiat

Department of Pashto

ProgramBSM.A/M.ScMS/M.PhilPhD
Pashto

Pukhtunkhwa College of Arts

ProgramBSM.A/M.ScMS/M.PhilPhD
Fine Arts
Design

Faculty of Agriculture

Department of Agriculture

ProgramBSM.A/M.ScMS/M.PhilPhD
Agriculture

Faculty of Business & Economics

Department of Economics

ProgramBSM.A/M.ScMS/M.PhilPhD
Economics
Applied Economics

Institute of Business Studies and Leadership

ProgramBSM.A/M.ScMS/M.PhilPhD
Business Administration
Banking & Finance

Department of Tourism and Hospitality

ProgramBSM.A/M.ScMS/M.PhilPhD
Tourism & Hospitality

Faculty of Chemical & Life Sciences

Department of Biochemistry

ProgramBSM.A/M.ScMS/M.PhilPhD
Biochemistry

Department of Biotechnology

ProgramBSM.A/M.ScMS/M.PhilPhD
Biotechnology

Department of Botany

ProgramBSM.A/M.ScMS/M.PhilPhD
Botany

Department of Chemistry

ProgramBSM.A/M.ScMS/M.PhilPhD
Chemistry

College of Veterinary and Animal Sciences

ProgramDVMM.A/M.ScMS/M.PhilPhD
Veterinary Medicine
Parasitology

Department of Environmental Sciences

ProgramBSM.A/M.ScMS/M.PhilPhD
Environmental Sciences

Department of Microbiology

ProgramBSM.A/M.ScMS/M.PhilPhD
Microbiology

Department of Pharmacy

ProgramPharm.DM.A/M.ScMS/M.PhilPhD
Pharmacy

Department of Zoology

ProgramBSM.A/M.ScMS/M.PhilPhD
Zoology

Faculty of Physical & Numerical Sciences

Department of Computer Science

ProgramBSM.A/M.ScMS/M.PhilPhD
Computer Science

Department of Geology

ProgramBSM.A/M.ScMS/M.PhilPhD
Geology

Department of Mathematics

ProgramBSM.A/M.ScMS/M.PhilPhD
Mathematics

Department of Physics

ProgramBSM.A/M.ScMS/M.PhilPhD
Physics

Department of Statistics

ProgramBSM.A/M.ScMS/M.PhilPhD
Statistics

Faculty of Social Sciences

Department of Education

ProgramBSM.A/M.ScMS/M.PhilPhD
Education (Elementary)

Department of International Relations

ProgramBSM.A/M.ScMS/M.PhilPhD
International Relations

Department of Political Science

ProgramBSM.A/M.ScMS/M.PhilPhD
Political Science

Department of Physical Education and Sports

ProgramBSM.A/M.ScDiplomaMS/M.PhilPhD
Physical Education & Sports

Department of Journalism and Mass Communication

ProgramBSM.A/M.ScMS/M.PhilPhD
Journalism & Mass Communication

Department of Law

ProgramLLBM.A/M.ScLLMPhD
Law

Department of Pakistan Studies

ProgramBSM.A/M.ScMS/M.PhilPhD
Pakistan Studies

Department of Psychology

ProgramBSM.A/M.ScMS/M.PhilPhD
Psychology

Department of Sociology

ProgramBSM.A/M.ScMS/M.PhilPhD
Sociology

AWKU Mardan provides a variety of scholarships to the students on a merit basis. Scholarships are also available for students from tribal areas who cant continue higher education due to extreme poverty. There is much diversity when it comes to scholarships so that every student can have an equal chance. The following of them are listed below:

– HEC Need-Based Scholarship
– Endowment Fund Scholarship
– Prime Minister Scheme for FATA
– Baluchistan and Gilgit Students
– MORA / FATA
– FEF Scholarship
– HEC Scholarship for FATA and Baluchistan
– NBP Loan Scheme

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AWKU Mardan has a very good position in the field of research and development and has a separate research center which entertains the students as well as faculty with all the facilities. Digital Library’s facility is also available. Faculty and students have a large number of research publications in the best journals with high impact factors.

Seminars and Workshops are the most important extracurricular activities and have a very positive effect on the students as they help the individuals to improve their communication skills, gaining expert knowledge, network with others, and renewing motivation and confidence. AWKU Mardan organizes different workshops and seminars besides the studies every semester. A few of the already organized seminars include Awareness Seminar, Seminars on Digital Foundation, and Women Digital Empowerment.

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