Virtual University (VU) Online Admissions Open Spring 2024

The Virtual University was founded by the government as a public sector, not-for-profit organization with the specific goal of offering aspiring students throughout the nation an incredibly affordable, top-notch education. It is Pakistan’s first university entirely focused on contemporary information and communication technologies. The first university in Pakistan to exclusively use modern technology for communication and information.

No matter where they live, students can follow the Virtual University’s demanding programs online and through free-to-air satellite television broadcasts. Thus, it seeks to address both the severe dearth of qualified academics in the nation and the capacity issue in the current universities.


To establish itself as a globally recognized institution with a strong technological foundation that increases access to higher education while upholding the highest standards of quality.


  • To use modern ICT and content created by leading authorities in their respective fields to offer all aspirant students, regardless of age, gender, religion, or geographic location, the best possible education and research possibilities.
  • To impart an entrepreneurial mentality along with high moral and ethical standards so that students can succeed in their careers and contribute positively to society.
  • To give academics and staff the greatest working conditions possible in order to foster a culture of collaboration, creativity, and research.
  • To encourage the exchange of knowledge by making all of its instructional materials freely and unrestrictedly accessible.

Programs Offered:

BS 4-Years

  • BS Computer Science
  • BS Information Technology
  • BS Software Engineering
  • BS Business Administration
  • BS (BBIT)
  • BS Commerce
  • BS Public Administration
  • BS Mass Communication
  • BS Economics
  • BS English (Applied Linguistics)
  • BS Psychology
  • BS Sociology BS Mathematics
  • B.Ed. (Hons.)


  • B.Ed. Elementary 2.5-Year
  • B.Ed. Secondary 1.5-Year

ADP 2-Years

  • ADP in Mass Communication
  • ADP in Psychology
  • ADP in Computer Science
  • ADP in Computer Networking
  • ADP in Database e Management system
  • ADP in Web Design and Development ADP in Early Early Childhood C Care and Education
  • ADP in Education
  • ADP (in service) Education 1 Year
  • ADP in Commerce
  • ADP in Business Administration
  • ADP in Accounting & Finance
  • ADP in Islamic Banking
  • ADP in Human Resource Management
  • ADP in Operations Management
  • ADP in Sales and Marketing
  • ADP in Supply Chain Management

Diploma 1-Year

  • Applied Psychology
  • Television Production
  • Computer Science
  • Information Technology
  • Finance
  • Public Administration
  • Marketing Management
  • Entrepreneurship & SME Mgmt
  • Human Resource Mgmt
  • EGE
  • Education
  • Accounting
  • Accounting & Finance
  • Business Administration
  • Banking & Finance
  • Molecular Biology
  • Bioinformatics
  • English Language (ELT)
  • Linguistics

Eligibility Criteria & Required Documents:

  • 14-year detailed grade report (BA, BSc, associate degree, etc.).
  • A certified copy of the complete curriculum for a 14-year degree program (BA, BSc, associate degree, etc.).

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How to Apply:

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Online Application:

For online application click here.

Last Date to apply for Admissions March 15, 2024

Fee Structure:

Degree ProgramAdmission Fee
(one time)
Registration Fee
(one time)
Security Fee
(one time, refundable)
Admission Processing Fee (including prospectus)Enrollment Fee Per SemesterTuition Fee per credit hourConvocation Fee
(one time mandatory)
Associate Degree Programs3,0002,5002,0005001,0009352,000
Deficiency Semester3,0005001,0001,150
Bridging Semester for B.Ed.-Elementary (2-Year)3,0005001,000750
Specialization Certificate3,0002,5005003,0001,430
Zero Semester3,000500* 9,350
Zero Semester for MS Programs3,000500* 12,500
Short Courses500500500* 4,400
MBA Top-up7,000 5003,0002,500


  1. The cost of the preceding institution’s degree verification is included in the admission fee.
  2. Entry tests, if applicable, are non-refundable and will cost Rs. 1,000.
  3. If appropriate, the following prices will be charged for the lab cost for the practical(s):
Degree ProgramsFor CS ProgramsFor Bio Sciences Programs
 Zero Semester3,000
BS (including Bachelors and Associate Degree Programs)2,0003,000

4. The following rates will apply to the thesis fee (in addition to the tuition fee per credit hour):

MS at 15,000/- and Ph.D. at 25,000/-

5. The following rates will be applied to the research fee:

Ph.D. at Rs. 50,000; MS in Bioinformatics, Biotechnology, Genetics, Zoology, and Molecular Biology at Rs. 25,000

6.In addition to the thesis cost, a research fee will be assessed at the time research work is enrolled.

7.At the time of graduation, a Rs. 2,000 convocation fee will be assessed; payment of this amount is required in order to get a transcript, a degree, and other credentials from the university.

8.A one-time payment of Rs. 1,000 will be made to the endowment fund for the duration of the degree program.

9.The cost of collecting fees is Rs. 100 per semester.

10.Sports Fund and Societies: Rs. 500 every semester.

Instead of charging tuition per credit hour, the complete semester will be charged

Offered Scholarships:

  • Merit Scholarships
  • NEED Based Scholarships

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Admission Schedule:

Admission opening – Spring 2024MondayJanuary15, 2024
Last Date to apply for Admissions/Course ExemptionFridayMarch 15, 2024
Last Date to deposit Admission Processing FeeTuesdayMarch 19, 2024
Display of Merit List for Biological Sciences Programs (Tentative Date)MondayMarch 25, 2024
Last date for Fee submission for Biological Sciences Programs [BS Bioinformatics, BS Biotechnology, BS Zoology, Diploma in Bioinformatics & Diploma in Molecular]ThursdayMarch 28, 2024
Commencement of Class – Spring 2024MondayApril 1, 2024

 Campus Life and facilities:

  • Camera Club
  • Character Building
  • Debating Society
  • Developer Student Club
  • Fine Arts Society
  • IT Club
  • Literary Club
  • Performing Arts
  • Quiz Society
  • Rising Entrepreneurs
  • SAVE Society
  • Sports Society
  • Tourism
  • VU-EPS
  • Youth Parliament

Contact Information:

Fax# +92-42-99200604, 99202174

Phone# +92-42-111-880-880

Telephone# 0800-880-88 (Toll Free for Admissions Related Queries)

Address: Virtual University of Pakistan

Sir Syed Memorial Society Building,
19-Ataturk Avenue, G-5/1, Islamabad

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