Everything to Know About Federal Urdu University of Arts, Science and Technology

Everything to Know About Federal Urdu University of Arts, Science and Technology

The Federal Urdu University of Arts, Science and Technology is a well reputed university in Pakistan. It has top recognition from the Higher Education Commission (HEC) of Pakistan, and has two campuses located in Islamabad and Karachi. 


Intermediate students who are interested to get admission in the Federal Urdu University, here is everything that you need to know.


About the Federal Urdu University

The Federal Urdu University of Arts, Sciences & Technology (FUUAST) enjoys the unique distinction of being the first ever university in Pakistan that aims at using Urdu as the main language of instruction and teaching.


The Federal Urdu University was established in 2002, under Ordinance No. CXIX of 2002 promulgated by the President of Pakistan. 


The main campus is located in the capital city of Islamabad. However, Federal Urdu University also has two campuses established in Karachi. In total, the university boasts over 12000 students across all three of its campuses.


To impart education in Urdu Language as a medium is the basic objective of the Federal Urdu University, while simultaneously equipping students with English Language skills to compete with international expertise.


Another basic objective is to make available the modern and advanced education in Arts, Science and Technology, particularly Information Technology, to the people who cannot afford it.


There are a wide range of undergraduate, graduate, and doctorate programs available at the Federal Urdu University of Art. Sciences, and Technology. In fact, programs span across a diverse range of disciplines that include Arts, Theology, Education, Science & Technology along with engineering, Business Management, Commerce & Economics, Pharmacy and Law.


FUUAST Rankings and Accreditation

FUUAST is a public sector university that is accredited by the Higher Education Commission and established under the promulgation of the Government of Pakistan. 


Federal Urdu University is considered to be one of the largest higher education institutions in the country, with a student population of over 12000, and is one of the top universities in the “general category” ranked by the Higher Education Commission.


Programs Offered at FUUAST

The Federal Urdu University of Arts, Sciences, and Technology (FUUAST) is proud to offer a wide range of programs from a variety of disciplines. Keep in mind that some programs may not be available in certain campuses, or during certain academic sessions. Therefore, students are advised to visit the official FUUAST website prior to applications in order to see which programs are available for admission in each campus and academic session.


Faculty of Arts

(Abdul Haq Campus)

BS Arabic BS International Relations (Mor/Even) BS Political Science BS Social Work
BS English BS Islamic History BS PsychologyBS Sindhi
BS General History BS Mass-Communication (Mor/Even) BS Urdu

Faculty of Education

(Abdul Haq Campus)

Education Special Education Teacher’s Education B.Ed-(1 Year)

(Gulshan Campus)

Teacher’s Education B.Ed-(1 Year) Teacher’s Education B.Ed (Hons)(4 Year)

Faculty of Science & Technology

(Gulshan Campus)

BS Biochemistry (Mor/Even) BS Computer Science (Mor/Even) BS Mathematical Sciences BS Zoology
BS Botany BS Environmental Science (Mor/Even) BS Microbiology (Mor/Even) BS Biotechnology
BS Statistics BS Geography BS Physics (Mor/Even) BS Sport Science
BS Chemistry (Mor/Even) BS Geology Statistics With Finance

Faculty of pharmacy

(Gulshan Campus)

Pharm.D (5 Year)(Mor/Even)

Faculty of B.Adm., Com. & Eco.

(Abdul Haq Campus)

BBA (Mor/Even) B.Com (2 Year)(Mor/Even) BA. Economics (2 Year)
BS Commerce (4 Year)(Mor/Even) BS Economics (4 Year)

(Gulshan Campus)

BBA (Mor/Even) BS Commerce (4 Year)(Mor/Even) B.Com (2 Year)(Mor/Even)

Faculty of Islamic Studies

(Abdul Haq Campus)

Islamic Learning

Faculty of Law

(Gulshan Campus)

B.A-LLB (5 Year)


FUUAST Affiliated Institutions

The Federal Urdu University of Arts, Sciences, and Technology is proud to be affiliated with a large number of national colleges and institutions. FUUAST has affiliations with colleges in Pakistan across all provinces, including Sindh, Balochistan, KPK, and Punjab. For the full list of affiliated colleges, visit the official FUUAST website.


How to Get Admission in FUUAST

Students who are interested in getting admission into the Federal Urdu University of Arts, Sciences and Technology can do so by looking out for the open admission dates and submitting the complete application form. Admissions in FUUAST open twice a year, during the Fall semester and Spring Semester.


The Fall semester commences from September of each year, while the Spring semester is conducted from February of each year. 


Apply for Admission

Intermediate students who are interested in admission can find the prospectus and online application form available on the official FUUAST website. Students must fill out the online application form with accurate and up to date information, and submit it before the deadline.


Along with the application form, intermediate students must also submit a deposit of 1500 as indicated on the fee voucher. The deposit must be made at the Askari Bank designated branch of each campus. 


Entry Test

Students must also appear for an entry test. The details will be issued by the FUUAST. The syllabus is taken from the intermediate final exams syllabus, and students can find past papers and sample papers for exam preparation online. 


Eligibility Criteria

The general eligibility requirements to gain admission in FUUAST is that candidates must possess the required Intermediate or Equivalent qualification with minimum 45% marks for Arts Faculty, Theology and Education and 50% marks for other Faculties from institutions recognized by the Federal Urdu University.


This means that students should strive to score at least 60% on the intermediate final exams in order to secure admission.  For the best exam preparation,  head over to tutoria.pk. Here you will find complete exam preparation resources, including the previous five-year solved past papers, book notes, lecture videos, and more for all educational boards in Pakistan, including Karachi Board and Lahore Board.


Once students have been officially enrolled in the university, they will be invited for an Orientation Day, which will help students become acquainted with the Federal Urdu University. Students will then join the academic session on the start date in September for Fall semester, or February for Spring semester.

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