- LocationAir University, Main Campus PAF Complex, E-9 Islamabad Click address for directions
- Phone 051-9262557-9
- Fax 051-9260158
- Email [email protected]edu.pk
- Web Site https://www.au.edu.pk/
Air University Islamabad
The Air University is a public sector university which is located in Islamabad, Pakistan. It was found by the PAF in the year 2002. It’s a civilian university and offers undergraduate and post-graduate programs in IT, engineering, business management, and humanities. The university is under the control of the Pakistan Air Force’s education command. It is ranked among Pakistan’s top ten universities in the Engineering and Technology category by the Higher Education Commission.
MISSION The mission of Air University is to secure excellence in teaching and research for making graduates with the best professional knowledge, the building of character, a good sense of social responsibility, and a passion for long-term learning. The University shall remain committed to creating an environment conducive for attracting the genius students, faculty, and supporting staff to contribute to the development of a prosperous, peaceful, and enlightened society. Air University pursues to stand among the leading national universities, succeeding in teaching, learning, research, innovation, and public service.
MOTTO The motto of Air University is “Taking Academic Excellence To New Heights”.
AFFILIATION Air University is affiliated with the Higher Education Commission (Pakistan), Pakistan Engineering Council, Association of Commonwealth Universities, and International Association of Universities.
Admissions at Air University are on the basis of these criteria
Eligibility Criteria for Undergraduate Programs
1. The students who scored a minimum 50% score in matric/O levels and in intermediate.
2. Students who scored 50% in NTS.
Eligibility Criteria for Graduate Programs
1. Students who scored a minimum 2.2cGPA in the undergraduate program.
2. Students who scored 50% in GATs general test.
3. The selected students will be screened during the interview.
Eligibility Criteria for Postgraduate Programs
1. Students who scored minimum 3cGPA in the graduate program.
2. Students who scored 50% in the GAT subject test.
3. The selected students will be screen during the interview.
Air University has diversity when it comes to providing scholarships to its students on the basis of merit and without doing any discrimination.
-Punjab education Endowment Scholarships
-Master Level Scholarships-Government of Punjab
-AU Need-Based Financial Grant
-AU Advance Merit Scholarship
-PAF ward concession and AU Employee Concession
Air University Islamabad has a lead role in research and development. When a university chooses to invest in research and development, it will allow the university to gain a better foundation, understanding, and future, capability, and potential. Research and Development help students to study any topic in-depth and find solutions to solve their problems related to education.
It’s important for every institute to arrange events like seminars, workshops, and conferences. Through them, students can learn a lot outside their course subjects. They also provide knowledge based on opportunities that is beneficial for the students. Air University Islamabad conducted various seminars and workshops. Some of them are:
1. Awareness session on “OBE Accreditation” for students and Faculty held on 20 April 2017.
2. Awareness of Faculty on “Use of TURNITIN software and Plagiarism Prevention Techniques” was held on 18 August 2017