Iqra University Bahria(IU)

Iqra University was founded and governed by the Government of Sindh. Mr.Hunaid Lakhani, Founding Chancellor and Chairman of Iqra University established the university to establish a top institution of higher learning. Iqra University's main objective is to be a world-class institution of higher education and research that promotes technical skills, critical thinking, and social duty to contribute to the development of a wealthy and prosperous society. The Higher Education Commission has ranked Iqra University first in the category of Business Education. The government of Sindh Chartered

IU in 2000 under Ordinance VI and is acknowledged by the Higher Education Commission. WBM Care collaborates with the Iqra University to improve student learning. WBM will discuss the benefits of using natural and organic personal care products. This collaboration will give students a route to follow and bridge the gap between laboratory research, business opportunity, and solution-oriented innovation. WBM will provide chances to the students of the IU for education and training, as well as internships. This will help to assist students at IU in their professional development.

Iqra University

History

Founded in 1998 by a group of Karachi-based business people as Asian Management Institute (AMI), the university was renamed "Iqra University" after being granted university status by HEC in 2002. Engineering, film studies, management sciences, administration, and allied social and natural sciences disciplines are among the undergraduate, postgraduate, and doctoral study programs offered by the institution. Iqra University opened its North Campus in 2015 named Iqra University North Campus.

Campuses

Iqra University has 7 Campuses in Pakistan:

Main Campus

It's a purpose-built, 13-story educational infrastructure that provides current and prospective students with unrivaled on-campus amenities.

Address: Shaheed-e-Millat Road, Phase 2 Defence View Housing Society, Karachi

Iqra University Main Campus

Gulshan Campus

Gulshan Campus lies in the heart of Karachi, in one of the city's most densely inhabited neighborhoods. As a result, it serves a vast number of students' educational needs.

Address: Abid Town Block 2 Gulshan-e-Iqbal, Karachi

Iqra University Gulshan Campus

Bahria Town Campus

A state-of-the-art campus in Karachi's Bahria Town. The site also functions as a closing school for students, in addition to delivering regular activities.

Address: Jinnah Ave, Gadap Town, Karachi

Iqra University Bahria Town Campus

North Campus

A specialized campus facility with several facilities, including a hostel and an amphitheater, is located on North Campus.

Address: Sector 7b North Karachi Twp, Karachi

Iqra University North Campus

Malir Campus

A modern, well-equipped campus, that provides academic and professional development opportunities for students.

Address: Jinnah Ave, Gadap Town, Karachi

Iqra University Malir Campus

Islamabad Campus

Islamabad Campus, located in Pakistan's capital city, provides students with vibrant and bustling campus life.

Address: 5 Khayaban-e-Johar, Sector H-9/1 H 9/1 H-9, Islamabad

Iqra University Islamabad Campus

Islamabad-Chak Shahzad Campus

A new, state-of-the-art 7-story facility in Islamabad's lush green region provides a pleasant learning atmosphere.

Address: Park link Rd, Islamabad

Iqra University Islamabad-Chak Campus

Business Administration

In the year 1998, the Department of Business Administration launched its programs under the name "Asian Management Institute (AMI)." Students in the department receive a world-class, research-focused education. Business students at Indiana University are educated in a technologically advanced setting, preparing them to be leaders for the improvement of the business community and society. The Business Administration Department at IQRA University provides a variety of programs, each tailored to a different level of study.

Associate Degrees Undergraduate Programs Graduate Programs Doctor of Philosophy
Digital Marketing BS Business Administration Master in Business Administration Ph.D. in Business Administration
Entrepreneurship BS Entrepreneurship Master of Philosophy
Islamic Banking & Finance BS Accounting & Finance
Tourism & Hospitality Management BS Economics & Finance
Accounting & Finance BS Islamic Banking and Finance
Commerce
Sales & Marketing

Computer Science

The computer science department of Iqra University is responsible for providing computing resources for the university's educational, research, and general computing needs. The objective is to deliver computing education that broadens students' knowledge across many computer science topic areas. It also allows them to practice applying the many processes of computer science theory, design, and implementation to tackle cross-disciplinary problems.

Associate Degrees Undergraduate Programs Graduate Programs Doctor of Philosophy
Artificial Intelligence BS (Computer Sciences) MS (Computer Science) Ph.D. (Computer Science)
Computer Networking BS( Software Engineering)
Cyber Security BS( Artificial Intelligence)
Database System
Management

Engineering

The Engineering Department is committed to instilling research, design, development, production, and management abilities in students, equipping them for a successful career in academia and industry.

Undergraduate Programs
BE Electrical
BE Electronics
BE Software Engineering

Health Sciences

Iqra University aspires to raise the bar through educating and training competent and professional healthcare providers. This will have a long-term influence on Pakistan's healthcare system.

Associate Degrees Diploma Programs Undergraduate Programs
Counseling Psychology Certificated Nursing Assistant Doctor of Pharmacy
Post RN BSN Doctor of Physical Therapy
BS Human Nutrition & Dietetics
BS Psychology
BS Nursing

Education

The Department of Education's degree programs is designed to educate all learners in a diverse and changing world. The department has a great reputation for educating undergraduate and postgraduate students in teaching and educational leadership roles, as well as for being a change agent in the field of education.

Associate Degrees Undergraduate Programs Graduate Programs Doctor of Philosophy
Education Bachelors of Education Masters of Philosophy in Education Ph.D. In Education
English Language Teaching Bachelors of Science in English Masters of Philosophy in English

Media Studies

Iqra University has created an encompassing Media Studies Program that aims to generate highly educated and competent media professionals and entrepreneurs in the relevant streams, in response to the demands of the media spectrum. Our faculty is made up of a diverse group of scholarly academicians and industry specialists that provide our students with the technical, aesthetic, and leadership skills they need to face the problems of the future.

Undergraduate Programs Graduate Programs
Bachelors in Media Studies ( Film & TV) Masters in Media Sciences (Film & TV)
Bachelors in Media Studies ( Animation) Masters in Media Sciences ( Advertising)
Bachelors in Media Studies ( Advertising)

Fashion & Textile

BFD (HONS) BHD (HONS) BS FMM ( HONS) M-DMM

Admission Process/Criteria

With an overall 2nd division or comparable grade, the candidate must have one of the following qualities.

For Four Years Bachelor’s Programme

  • At least 45 percent in a recognized Institute/Higher Board's Secondary School Certificate or equivalent.
  • Students must present an equivalence certificate issued by the Intermediate Board Committee of Chairmen if they have "A" levels or other international qualifications (IBCC).

For Two Years and Two-and-a-half Years Bachelor’s Programme

  • 15 years of schooling with a business degree: B.Com (3 years), BBA (3 years)
  • 14 years of schooling with a non-business certification, such as a B.Com (2 years), BA, B-Tech, B.Sc., or any two-year Graduation Program.

For the Master’s Programme

  • Applicants must have a 2nd division degree from a recognized university/degree awarding institution, or a 2.5 CGPA or comparable percentage, and a minimum of 16 years of schooling.

For M.Phil. Program

  • MBA/MPA/M.com/ICMA/ICA/B.com (4 years) or BBA-H (4 years).
  • A minimum 50 percent cumulative score on the University Assessment Test (UAT) or GAT-General will be required.
  • The HEC requires a minimum division or CGPA on a scale of 4 for admission to the MPhil/MS program.

For Ph.D

  • Master's degree in the relevant subject of study
  • Minimum 60 percent score on the NTS GAT (Subject) or the ETS GRE Subject Test with a minimum 60 percentile score.

Academics

Iqra University provides exceptional student experiences in a variety of academic settings. It is a world-class higher education and research institution that promotes technical skills, critical thinking, and civic responsibility to contribute to the development of a successful and progressive society.

Facilities

Sports Complex

Students' mental, physical, and social growth is all aided by a healthy and calm atmosphere. IU offers a large sports complex where students can participate in sports and recreational activities. The facility is equipped with the most up-to-date technology.

Computer Resource Center

The Computer Resource Centre (CRC) is outfitted with the most up-to-date branded computers, with a student-to-computer ratio of 1:1. Individual accounts are used to grant students access to these machines. All students have access to a high-speed internet connection.

Societies

Iqra University prioritizes the organization of research programs, seminars, workshops, and symposiums. Several dynamic societies are run by students in the university.

Medical Center

Iqra University maintains a medical center on all of its campuses, with skilled doctors and paramedical staff. Both students and employees are welcome to use the facilities.

Hostel

Students at Iqra University have access to a hostel. The rooms are fully air-conditioned and have telephone and internet access.

Placement Services

Iqra University's Placement & Corporate Liaison Department connects students, graduates, alumni, and the corporate sector to a diverse talent pipeline.

Transport

The university has a fleet of comfortable, air-conditioned buses that travel to practically every section of the city. When students enroll, i.e. before the start of the term, they must complete a Request of Transportation Form. Contractors assist the university with transportation.

Digital Library

Leading academic journals, as well as other downloadable materials, are available in the digital library. These online portals allow students to download books, research articles, and periodicals.

Library

The library or the Information Resource Centre (IRC) includes over 80,000 books in its collection, encompassing a wide range of topics, professions, and general reading material. According to the needs of the HEC, PEC, and users, new textbooks and reference works are added to the IRC library regularly. In addition, the information Resource Centre keeps track of government publications that are pertinent to the curriculum. It is one of the top secondary data sources for educational purposes.

WBM Ideas and IU

WBM Ideas empowers individuals by allowing them to put their ideas and see them take shape. It helps people attain their objectives by educating them on current working skills and practices. Graduates will be able to turn their ideas into reality and receive help at any level of the process, including financial agreements, research and development, product design and manufacturing, a market study of competing products, quality control, and customer satisfaction. The university's incubation center allows creative students to begin working on real-world ideas before graduating.

Future Collaboration of WBM with the IU for Career Fair

In collaboration with Iqra University, WBM Care will host a career fair. It allows students to make contacts with possible employment. The goal is to provide students with a higher level of knowledge as well as the mentality and skills to seek out new information. They must establish a professional career and make well-informed decisions. The goal is to improve both student employability and the university's international reputation. Students will obtain the most up-to-date information and knowledge to assist those advances in their careers. The university's Career Development Center provides students with hands-on training to prepare them for future competitive employment.

Collaboration of WBM with the IU by Signing MOU

In the future, WBM Care and Iqra University will sign a Memorandum of Understanding to improve research and academic collaboration. Graduates will be able to collaborate on research projects and share their experiences and ideas. MOUs aren't legally enforceable, but they convey more seriousness and mutual respect than a friendly agreement. Under the terms of the MOU, students from the IU will be entitled to participate in training and internship programs.

The objectives of the MOUs are:

• Courses and Internships:

Students can obtain industrial experience by taking part in courses and internships.

• COOP Program:

The institute and the brand collaborate with HR. By merging their work with classroom learning, students can create and think creatively.

• Workshops & Webinars:

This collaboration aids in the preparation of university-level lectures and seminars.

• Final Year Project:

Students monitor and assist with the implementation and selection of final year projects.

• Training Programs:

You can participate in hands-on training after signing a Memorandum of Understanding.

• Partnership:

Through campus activation, Joint Partnership embeds the brand in the minds of future leaders.

• Marketing:

The parties' attempts to collaborate following the signing of the Memorandum of Understanding will benefit them in placing their logos.

• Discount and Offers:

Discounts and greater prospects for university students.

WBM Foundation

The WBM Foundation is a non-profit organization dedicated to environmental sustainability. It has been in operation since 2004 and was officially registered in 2011. In the future, the WBM Foundation will collaborate with the Iqra University to host lectures and plant as many trees as feasible. WBM will collaborate with the IU to provide students with job training and internship possibilities. We want the graduates' and future generations' futures to be brighter.

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