Admission Schedule

Fall 2021

Habib University has two rounds of admission for the Fall 2021 intake.

Admission schedule for the students from Karachi and other parts of Sindh

Round 1

Students are encouraged to opt for Round 1 of the admissions cycle because of the several advantages it offers. For example, Round 1 applicants receive around 45% discount on their Enrolment Fee (the fee is paid only after admission is offered). They are also eligible for participation in the HU Summer Program (SPLASH) 2021 – A Pre-university Program which will help you to get ready for University life.

Important Steps Dates
Announcement of Admissions 25th October, 2020
Submission of Admissions Application 23rd February, 2021
Submissions of SAT scores for Entrance Exam Exemption (submit SAT scores through CollegeBoard using SAT Score Code 7344) 23rd February, 2021
Submission of Scholarship and Financial Aid Applications 23rd February, 2021
Habib University Entrance Examination 21st , 22nd & 23rd  December, 2020
29th , 30th & 31st  January, 2021
26th, 27th & 28thth  February, 2021
Admission Interviews 8th January, 2021 onwards
2nd February, 2021 onwards
2nd March, 2021 onwards
Admission Decisions Rolling Admissions from 2nd week of January, 2021

Round 2

Important Steps Dates
Announcement of Admissions 7th  March, 2021
Submission of Admissions Application 29th June, 2021
Submissions of SAT scores for Entrance Exam Exemption (submit SAT scores through CollegeBoard using SAT Score Code 7344) 29th June, 2021
Submission of Scholarship and Financial Aid Applications 29th June, 2021
Habib University Entrance Examination 2nd , 3rd & 4th  July, 2021
Admission Interviews 6th July, 2021 onwards
Admission Decisions Starting from 2nd week of July, 2021


Beginning of Classes for Fall 2021
Summer Program for Language, Arts, Sciences and Humanities (SPLASH) To be decided
New Student Orientation To be decided
Beginning of Classes To be decided


Admission schedule for the students from Outside Sindh

Round 1

Students are encouraged to opt for Round 1 of the admissions cycle because of the several advantages it offers. For example, Round 1 applicants receive around 45% discount on their Enrolment Fee (the fee is paid only after admission is offered). They are also eligible for participation in the HU Summer Program (SPLASH) 2021 – A Pre-University Program which will help you to get ready for University life and earn some credits.

Important Steps Dates
Announcement of Admissions 25th October, 2020
Submission of Admissions Application 11th February, 2021
Submissions of SAT scores for Entrance Exam Exemption (submit SAT scores through CollegeBoard using SAT Score Code 7344) 11th February, 2021
Submission of Scholarship and Financial Aid Applications 20th February, 2021
Habib University Entrance Examination
Test Venues: Islamabad &/or Lahore. Final venue will be decided based on the number of applicants
20th February, 2021
Admission Interviews 28th February, 2021 onwards
Admission Decisions Starting from 2nd week of March, 2021
Note: All those students who can travel to Karachi for their test, can follow the dates announced for Karachi and other parts of Sindh.

Round 2

Important Steps Dates
Announcement of Admissions 7thMarch, 2021
Submission of Admissions Application 29th June, 2021
Submissions of SAT scores for Entrance Exam Exemption (submit SAT scores through CollegeBoard using SAT Score Code 7344) 29th June, 2021
Submission of Scholarship and Financial Aid Applications 29th June, 2021
Habib University Entrance Examination 2nd , 3rd & 4th  July, 2021
Admission Interviews 6th  July, 2021 onwards
Admission Decisions Starting from 2nd week of July, 2021


Beginning of Classes for Fall 2021
Summer Program for Language, Arts, Sciences and Humanities (SPLASH) To be decided
New Student Orientation To be decided
Beginning of Classes To be decided


NOTE: The University reserves the right to change dates and deadlines for admissions. Please keep informed of any changes by visiting our website regularly or remaining in touch with the Office of Admissions.