FAQs

GENERAL FAQs

1. Where is Namal located? Are there multiple campuses in Pakistan?

There is only one campus of Namal Institute,which is located at 30KM Mianwali Talagang Road. It is a 90 minute drive from motorway through Balkasar interchange near Chakwal city.

2. WHAT PROGRAMMES ARE OFFERED AT NAMAL COLLEGE AND WHAT IS THEIR DURATION?

There are three 4-years undergraduate degree programs being offered at Namal Institute, i.e. BSc. Electrical Engineering, BSc. Computer Science and BBA.

3. WHICH DEGREE WILL I BE AWARDED UPON GRADUATION FROM NAMAL INSTITUTE?

Namal Institute is now an independent degree-awarding institution and will be awarding its own degrees starting with the Class of 2023.

ADMISSIONS 2020 FAQs

4. WHAT IS THE ELIGIBILITY TO APPLY FOR ADMISSIONS?

The admissions will be purely on merit, to be determined by aggregate marks.

For B.Sc. Electrical Engineering and B.Sc. Computer science:

The applicant should have at least 60% marks in F.Sc pre-engineering or equivalent with combined entry test of UET Lahore (for Punjab domiciled applicants) and Entry test of any public sector engineering university or/and NAT-2020 conducted by NTS (for non-Punjab domiciled applicants) is eligible to apply in B.SC Computer Science and B.Sc Electrical Engineering programs. However, the applicant with Physics, Chemistry and Computer Science can also apply for B.Sc Computer Science.

For BBA:

The applicant should have at least 60% marks in FA/F.Sc or equivalent with combined entry test of UET Lahore or NAT-2020 (for Punjab domiciled applicants). Entry test of any public sector engineering university or NAT-2020 (for non-Punjab domiciled applicants) is eligible for apply.

Note: The applicant can also apply on the basis of first year result for all the above programs.

5. HOW CAN I CALCULATE THE MERIT AGGREGATE FORMULA?

Below is the formula to calculate your aggregate score.
(Percentage marks in F.Sc) * 0.7 + (Percentage marks in Entry Test) * 0.3.

6. HOW DO I APPLY?

You can apply by filling the online Admission Application Form. The detailed procedureis also available on the Namal Institute website.

7. IS THERE ANY APPLICATION FEE? HOW DO I PAY IT?

Yes, you have to pay a non-refundable admission application fee i.e. Rs. 500/- to be deposited at any branch of Habib Bank Limited in Pakistan. Once you have filled and submitted the online application, you will get an email “Application Acceptance” from admission office on your given e-mail address.

Once you have submitted the application form, just download the challan form from the website, get a print and deposit the fee at any Branch of HBL. Afterwards, attach and send a scanned soft copy of this bank challan via reply to the same email. Without sending the scanned copy of the challan form, your application will not be considered for admission.

8. WHAT IS THE ADMISSIONS TIME-LINE FOR 2020?

The admission time-line for admission 2020 will be uploaded in due course of time.

9. WHAT IS THE FEE STRUCTURE?

The detail of the fee is available on the Institute website.

10. IS THERE ANY FINANCIAL AID AVAILABLE?

Yes, Namal provides merit scholarships as well need-based financial support to attract talented students as follows:

Merit based:

  • 100% tuition fee waiver for candidates having 80% and above marks in intermediate exam.
  • 70% tuition fee waiver for candidates having between 70% and above marks in intermediate exam.

Need based:

  • Up to 100% tuition fee waiver Special Initiative for Female Students.
  • 100% tuition and hostel fee waiver.
11. WILL THERE BE ANY INTERVIEWS FOR FINANCIAL AID?

Yes, there are certain documents required as well as interviews for need based financial support.

12. WILL THERE BE ANY ENTRY TEST?

Please see the eligibility criteria given above.

13. HOW MANY SEATS ARE AVAILABLE FOR EACH PROGRAMME?

There are 40 seats only allocated for each program of BSc. Electrical Engineering, BSc.Computer Science and BBA. The total number of students in the incoming class will be increased to 160 students in 2019.

14. ARE THERE ANY QUOTA SEATS IN NAMAL COLLEGE?

No. Admission is strictly on merit basis, without any bias of gender, race, religion, or ethnicity.

15. I WANT TO RETURN TO STUDIES AFTER A GAP IN MY EDUCATION. IS THERE AN AGE LIMIT FOR APPLICATIONS?

There is no age limit. All applicants who qualify on merit will be considered.

16. I AM STUDYING AT ANOTHER UNIVERSITY IN SIMILAR PROGRAMME. CAN I TRANSFER MY CREDITS TO NAMAL INSTITUTE?

No. There is no transfer option at the moment.

17. WILL THERE BE ANY INTERVIEWS FOR ADMISSIONS?

No. Currently there are no interviews held for admissions.

18. IS THERE CO-EDUCATION IN NAMAL INSTITUTE?

Yes. Namal Institute has the distinction of being the first professional institution in the district that accords equal learning opportunities to both males and females.

19. IS HOSTEL ACCOMMODATION AVAILABLE?

Yes. There are separate hostels for males and females. They are situated at a short distance from the Institute, and students commute on Institute buses free of cost.

20. DOES NAMAL INSTITUTE HAVE ANY POLITICAL AFFILIATIONS?

Namal has no political affiliations and no political parties are allowed representation on campus.

21. IS NAMAL INSTITUTE RECOGNIZED BY HEC?

Yes. Namal is a recognized institute by Higher Education Commission of Pakistan and Pakistan Engineering Council. 

22. CAN I REVIEW THE DETAILED ADMISSION AND FEE POLICIE?

Yes. They are available on this website.

23. ARE THERE ANY OPEN DAYS?

Namal Institute welcomes you to come and see the facilities and seek clarifications regarding admissions. We also conduct information sessions during our admission drive at various schools, colleges and academies across Pakistan to inform prospective students about admissions and other related matters.

24. COACHING CLASSES?

Namal also conducts coaching classes for entry tests preparation for all programs and the schedule is announced on the website.

25. I STILL HAVE SOME QUESTIONS. HOW CAN I SEEK FURTHER CLARIFICATIONS?

You can contact us via:

Email: admissions@namal.edu.

Pakistan Phone: 0459-236995 Ext-130 & 107

Office Timings: 9 - 5 PM (Monday to Friday)