KARACHI -  Admissions have begun for the academic year of 2017 in the University of Karachi’s Department of Visual Studies for Bachelors of Design (4 years program), Bachelors of Fine Arts (4 years program) and Bachelor of Architecture (5 years program), the Director Admissions of the University of Karachi, Prof. Dr. Khalid Iraqi notified on Sunday.

Admission forms and prospectus at Rs. 1,000 are available at UBL Counter at Silver Jubilee Gate KU. The forms could be submitted from 9:00 am to 1:00 pm, while on Friday up to 12:00 pm from October 17 to October 27 at Silver Jubilee Gate Counter 09.

Candidates having at least 45 percent marks from HSC or equivalent board in last 5 years are eligible to apply while 3 or 4 years diploma holders of SBTE with at least 60 percent marks may also apply.

Three percent merit seats are reserved for the candidates who have passed their intermediate/HSC results more than 5 years ago.

Candidates who are waiting for their results may apply on their own risk and they have to submit their results prior to the announcement of admissions list.

Aptitude test will be held on Sunday, November 6 while successful applications will be called in for interviews and after the completion of interview the new session will begin from January 2, 2017.