Admissions Pre-requisites


Applicants who have successfully completed Intermediate/A Levels/High School Diploma/International Baccalaureate Diplomas or any other equivalent qualification(s) and meet the following program specific requirements as per their educational background are eligible to apply and take Ilma entrance test.

Program Specific Requirements


Title of the Degree Undergraduate Degree
Eligibility Criteria For Taking The Ilma University Aptitude test Pakistan Higher Education Board
All Board of Intermediate of Pakistan with scoring at least 45% marks overall.

Cambridge International Examinations (O & A Levels):
O Level
  • Pakistan Based Examinations: Eight subjects, including Compulsory English, Mathematics, Urdu, Islamiyat, Pakistan Studies and three science electives with average B grade. Three science electives must be Physics, Chemistry and Biology or Computer Science

  • Overseas Based Examinations: Five subjects, including English, Mathematics and three science electives, with average B grade. Three science electives must be Physics, Chemistry and Biology or Computer Science

A Level
  • Three principal subjects, i.e. Physics, Mathematics and Chemistry, with average C grade.

Matriculation/Intermediate Examinations:
  • SSC/Matriculation with at least 45% marks overall.
  • HSSC/Intermediate with scoring at least 45% marks overall.

Title of the Degree Graduate Degree
Eligibility Criteria For Taking The Ilma University Aptitude test For MBA
  • Bachelor degree with 45% marks or 2.5 CGPA or Above

  • ACCA/ICMAP equivalent to 14 year of education.

For EMBA
  • Bachelor degree with 45% marks with minimum 4 years of job experience

Title of the Degree Post Graduate Degree
Eligibility Criteria For Taking The Ilma University Aptitude test For MS
  • 16 years of education with second division or 2.5 CGPA and NTS/ARC/ETC GAT (General) with minimum 50 score

For PhD
  • MS/M-Phil or M-BA with minimum 18 year of education at 3.0 CGPA of education before that along with NTS/ARC/ETC GAT (subjective) with minimum 60 score

Selection of applicants shall be a three-dimensional/phase process:

Previous Academic Performance 20% : Aptitude Test/ARC Test/ETC Test 40% : Interview/ARC Panel Interview 40% :