Abdul Wali Khan University Mardan

country rank  69
world rank  7890

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University Overview

Established in 2009, Abdul Wali Khan University Mardan is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the large city of Mardan (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants), Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Garden, Buner, Chitral, Pabbi, Palosa, Riffat Mahal, Shankar, Timergara. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Higher Education Commission, Pakistan, Abdul Wali Khan University Mardan (AWKUM) is a medium-sized (uniRank enrollment range: 7,000-7,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Abdul Wali Khan University Mardan (AWKUM) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 9 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on students' past academic record and grades. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name عبدالولی خان یونیورسٹی مردان
Acronym AWKUM
Founded 2009
Motto Education is Light

University Location

Address Toro Road Near sheikh Maltoon Town
Mardan (population range: 1,000,000-5,000,000)
23200 Khyber Pakhtunkhwa
T +92 (937) 923 0640
F +92
Other locations Garden, Buner, Chitral, Pabbi, Palosa, Riffat Mahal, Shankar, Timergara

Degree Levels & Study Areas

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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local student 1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 Euro)
2,500-5,000 US$
(1,800-3,700 Euro)
Int'l student Not reported Not reported

University Admissions

Gender Admission Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Admission Selection Yes, based on students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Not reported
Admission Office Garden Campus
Mardan 23200

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 7,000-7,999
Academic Staff Total Faculty Range 600-699
Control Type Control Type Public
Entity Type Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library University Library Yes
Housing University Housing and Accommodation Yes
Sport Facilities University Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids University Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Study Abroad and International Exchange Programs Yes
Distance Learning Not reported


Institutional Accreditation or Recognition
Higher Education Commission, Pakistan

Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • Government of Khyber Pakhtoonkhwa


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Academic Structure


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Site last updated: Wednesday, 14 November 2018