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Pakistani alumnus Anam Zeb

Study in Pakistan, graduate from the University of London

Study for a prestigious University of London qualification in Pakistan. We work with a number of local teaching centres in Pakistan which support many of our undergraduate programmes.

What can you study?

We have around 3,000 students in Pakistan studying towards a range of University of London qualifications. Popular subjects studied in Pakistan include:

Browse our full list of programmes.

How you study:


  • You have flexibility around how you study. You can take classes on a full or part-time basis at a local teaching institution in Pakistan.
  • As you don't relocate to London, you will have lower tuition fees and living costs.
  • You can combine your studies with work and establish links with future employers to get a head start when job-hunting.
  • If you prefer, you can complete in 3 years rather than the standard 4 years in Pakistan.


  • You study for most master's programmes by online and flexible learning. This allows you to fit your studies around your work and family life. Some are also supported by local teaching centres.

Valued by employers

  • University of London qualifications are internationally recognised for their high academic standards and have a high level of credibility among employers.
  • More than 80% of graduates in Pakistan become employed or enter further study 6 months after graduation (University of London First Destinations Survey 2014).
  • University of London degrees help you to develop valuable transferable skills such as problem-solving, analysis and self-motivation - abilities which are sought-after by top employers and universities worldwide.
  • Read the story of alumnus Hassaan Ahmad, who studied in Pakistan and was offered a job in the UK with a multinational company.

Achievement Awards and Scholarships

Academic Achievement awards are given to the top first year EMFSS and Undergraduate Laws students in Pakistan.

There are also fee-waiver scholarships available for the top performing students in the postgraduate laws (LLM) programmes. See our page on the LLM Scholarship Scheme for more details.

Sign up for more information

If you'd like to find out more about studying with the University of London without leaving Pakistan, please sign up here.

Study independently or at a local institution

In Pakistan, you can choose to study for our qualifications at a local independent teaching institution, or by distance learning.

Download an information leaflet

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Higher Education Commission (HEC) recognition

BSc degrees from the University of London International Programmes are recognised by the HEC. The HEC regulates the recognition of degree qualifications and institutions. It has an official list of all UK recognised universities. The University of London is in this list.

A Qualifying Law Degree

The University of London’s Bachelor of Laws (LLB) degree is recognised as fulfilling the requirements of the Academic Stage of training for the purposes of proceeding to the Vocational Stage of training for legal practice in Pakistan, England, Wales and other jurisdictions, provided students complete the necessary courses.

Funding your study

You may be able to get additional support through the following schemes:

Higher Education Commission, Pakistan
The Higher Education Commission in Pakistan provides a number of scholarships for postgraduates.

Aga Khan Foundation
The Aga Khan Foundation provides a limited number of scholarships each year for postgraduate studies to outstanding students from developing countries who have no other means of financing their studies.

Alumni Ambassadors

Alumni ambassadors are graduates who have agreed to answer questions from prospective students.

Alumni Ambassador: Sundas Khan
Sundas Khan completed her LLB (Hons) in 2012 and is currently teaching Human...

Alumni Inspiration: Sameen Meenai, BSc Accounting and Finance, Pakistan