University of Kotli, Azad Jammu and Kashmir

About Us

University of Kotli Azad Jammu and Kashmir is a tenable educational platform for the stars of Azad Jammu and Kashmir because of its excellent academic record. For the last three years, the University of Kotli has gained its identity because of its remarkable achievements in the educational field and HR development.
The University of Kotli, Azad Jammu and Kashmir have the motto “Enter to learn, leave to serve!” and aim to stand between the top universities worldwide, by providing educational ingress and excellence along with a brawny commitment to polish socio-economic and cultural fortune for a more sustainable society with the help of best research, revolution and industrial unification. Because of the serene and pleasant learning environment, the University of Kotli is raising around three thousand scholars in degree programs. It is a huge honor for the university that it produces highly qualified graduates every year. Location The University of Kotli is located in Village Kurti, Kotli, Azad Jammu and Kashmir. It has a prepossessing campus having beautiful classrooms with enough area with both audio and visual accessories. The previous campus has been allotted to business education and research students having two advanced computer labs with the best wifi connectivity and more than 60 systems. The new campus has classes and offices for the Commerce department along with Public administration, economics, Information, and technology. Affiliation The University of Kotli is affiliated with the Higher education commission (HEC).

University of Kotli, Azad Jammu and Kashmir
University of Kotli, Azad Jammu and Kashmir

University of Kotli, AJK – Admissions, Departments & Scholarships

Admissions in the University of Kotli in  Graduate and Postgraduate programs are strictly merit-based.
Selection Criteria for Undergraduate Programs
1.12 years of field related education, passed with at least a second division from any registered institution.
2. 50% marks in entry test.
Selection Criteria for Graduate Programs
1. 16 years of education with at least second division with aggregate 45% in the annual system and 2.5 cgpa in semester system.
2. 50% marks in entry test.

Faculty of Management Sciences

Department of Public Administration

The Public Administration department was founded in the year 1996 and since then it has been taking part in providing the best knowledge and training in order to produce future stars of public administrators.

Management Sciences
Public Administration
Human Resource Management

Department of Commerce

The department of Commerce came into being in October 1996. The objective of this department was to entertain the nationals of the State with the ground knowledge of the discipline of commerce.


Department of Banking and Finance

In order to accomplish the increasing demand for the banking and financial sector, the Department of Banking & Finance was inaugurated in the year 2012. The goal of this department is to provide updated knowledge about the field of banking and finance.

Banking & Finance

Department of Business Administration

The Business Administration program has been created to prepare candidates for leadership roles in business and the community. The goals of the program are to entertain students with the perceptual and analytical skills which are necessary to take any decisions and evaluating policy in the business.

Business Administration

Faculty of Social Sciences and Humanities

Department of Economics

Department of Economics was made two years before the establishment of the University of Kotli Azad Jammu & Kashmir in the year 2014 and later changed into a research center and teaching.


Department of English

The department of English at the University of Kotli encourages intellectual curiosity, analytical inquiry, and creative thinking and writing about the rich variety of fields in the specific discipline.

English language and literature

Department of Education

The University of Kotli initiated its first program M. A. Education which is for two years in the year 2015. BS-Education which is of four years is being initiated from September in the year 2017. Along with this training of teachers for different levels, the post-graduate programs in Education are also on the upcoming list by the Department of Education, which will be going to start very soon in the future.


Department of Law


Faculty of Sciences

Department of Biotechnology

The Department of Biotechnology is known to be the internationally top-ranking center of excellence in teaching as well as in research fields for the nation.


Department of Chemistry

The chemistry department has the best research and teaching, group. It provides both undergraduate as well as graduate programs. The total enrollments in an undergraduate program are 100 and in the graduate program, there are 150 students.


Department of Physics

The department of physics provides a specialized environment for the mental growth and rational thinking of the candidates. The department will educate the students about the basic concept of physics as well and offers specialized courses in the different branches of physics including Plasma physics, laser physics, Nuclear physics, particle physics, condensed matter physics, nanotechnology, and etc.


Department of Mathematics


Department of Zoology

The Department of Zoology, a field of Science was found in 2015 and has a critical position in the Faculty of Sciences. The Department from the start has been teaching at BS, M. Sc, and M. Phil level.


Department of Botany

Botany department initiated its BS Botany Programme in the month of October 2015, and at the present time above 45 students are making their careers in Plant Sciences. Creativity and innovation in academics also move around the knowledge of the academic thoughts originating in the academic world across the globe.


Faculty of Computing and Engineering

Department of Computer Sciences u0026amp; Information Technology

The CS and IT department focuses on making Computer Sciences and IT professional scholars who have the ability to find new dimensions in the computing domain, and find for emerging areas in which information technology might be used.

Computer Science
Information Technology

Department of Software Engineering

Software Engineering

Department of Architecture and Town Planning


The University of Kotli offers a pretty good amount of scholarship for financially constraint individuals who are passionate about studies but due to lack of resources they could not be part of an educational institute. The following scholarships are offered to such students:
1. HEC Scholarships for needy candidates.
2. HEC Indigenous Scholarships.

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The University of Kotli stands among good universities and it has a good position in the field of research with a lot of publications of good impact-factor in best journals. Students can select the supervisor of their choice and work with them. This university also provides funding for the project work.

Seminars and workshops serve as an essential resource for addressing in front of a concerned audience, the key emerging and existing important issues that need to be acknowledged. UOK Azad Jammu and Kashmir has reluctantly been taking part in these events to contribute to a better cause for the community by being innovative and nurturing young minds by bringing out their best talents.

  • Total enrollment : around 3000
  • Amazing Compass
  • Library
  • Residential Hostel
  • Industry focus learning
  • Flexible learning
  • Knowledge transfer
  • Teaching skills

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