BAHAWALPUR  -  The new academic session commenced at the Islamia University of Bahawalpur from 1st of October. As many as 3,706 candidates admitted in the university out of 23,460 applicants in fall semester 2018. This year university offered admissions in 152 academic programmes at bachelor, master, MPhil and PhD level in all the six faculties.

The university admission committee conducted these admissions through online admission system as per criteria to ensure smooth admission process. The university offers admission twice a year according to academic calendar implemented in 2015. The academic calendar across the campuses has brought uniformity in academic activities and developed a congenial educational environment in the university. Now the semester begins and completes according to a defined academic timetable in all the faculties enabling students to pass out obtaining their degrees without any delay.

The convocations are also held on the completion of the semester on regular basis. It is important to mention that number of applicants have increased remarkably during current four years. According to details 2358 candidates obtained admission in 2015, 2974 in 2016, 6122 in 2017 and 6303 in 2018. This has resulted in remarkable boost in university ranking at national and international levels.


 These far-reaching academic steps have also enhanced the credibility of the university which can be observed from rise of applicants as well as merit level.