Virtual University (VU) MBA Admissin Guide FAQs

Is Virtual University a private or government university?
 
VU is established by the government of Pakistan to provide education facilities to students across the country.
 
When does the university start admission process for MBA?
 
VU offers admission twice in an academic year, like spring admissions in the month of January/February and fall admissions in the month of August/September each year.
 
From where can i get admission form?
 
Candidates can get Admission Forms free of cost at Ilmkidunya website. Here you can download MBA admission form of Virtual University. 
 
Can I download admission form from the VU website?
 
Yes, Candidates from Pakistan can obtain admission application form either from Virtual Campus or from VU website
 
Where should I submit admission form?
 
Candidate can submit filled admission form with necessary documents including fee paid challan/Demand Draft (in original) to the nearest Virtual Campus or by mailing at Registrars’ Office (Admissions), Virtual University of Pakistan, M.A. Jinnah Campus, Defence Road, Off Raiwind Road, Lahore.Tel: 111- 880 -880, Ext. 341 to 349.
 
Which documents are required to submit along with admission form?
 
Candidates have to fill online application form with all required documents and must follow rules and regulations otherwise their admission form would be rejected.
 
How much admission fee I have to submit?
 
The admission form along with fee must be submitted before the deadline. MBA Admission Fee is given below.
 
Submit the form when you finish. You will receive a Form Number. Please note it carefully.
Download and print following documents;
Admission Application Form
Challan Form
ID Card Development Slip
Hand Writing Sample
Deposit the challan to the nearest Bank Branch (as specified in challan) & attach copy of deposited Bank Challan along with required documents. Finally, mail the hard copy of your complete admission form at admission office.
 
Adm Fee. 5000/, Security Fee. 5000/, Admission Processing Fee 500/, Enrollment Fee per semester 1000/, Tuition Fee per credit hour 1100/, Convocation Fee (one time mandatory) 2000/, Lab Fee for practical(s) per credit hour 2000/, Thesis Fee 15000/.
 
What does it mean online/ offline admission fee?
 
Admission processing fee will be charged as: For on-line admissions, Rs. 300 will be included in the fee voucher. For off-line admissions, Rs. 200 will be charged by the campus & Rs. 100 in the fee voucher.
 
Convocation fee will be charged from the students in the final semester of the respective batch.
 
Does university offer MBA program in various classifications?
 
Yes, VU of Pakistan is offering MBA programs as under:
 
MBA (3 ½ -Year/ 7-Semester, 96 Credit Hours) study program for candidates having 14-year of education.
MBA (2 ½ -Year/ 5-Semester, 72 Credit Hours) study program for candidates having 16-year of non-business education.
MBA (Executive) 2-Year/ 4-Semester, 72 Credit hours for candidates having 14-year of education along with 4-year job experience.
MBA (1 ½ Year/ 3-Semester, 36 Credit Hours) for candidates having BBA/BS (BA) 4-year program.
 
What are specification of MBA (3 ½ -Year) program?
 
The Faculty of Management offers a 3½ -year /7-semester program leading to an MBA degree. The program is basically designed for Bachelor graduates having Fourteen year education and wants to adopt business as career and aims to enhance their professional business skills. The student can select any one of the areas of specialization including Banking, Finance, Human Resource Management, Information Technology, Management, and Marketing.
 
What is an eligibility criterion for MBA (3 ½ -Year)?
 
Candidates who want to get admission in this program must have 2-year Bachelor (14-year of education, i.e., BA/B.Sc./B.Com etc) from a recognized university/institute with at least 45% marks or CGPA 2.00 out of 4. However, candidates having less than 45% marks will be eligible for admission after successful completion of “Zero Semester”.
 
What is meant by zero semester?
 
A Candidate Seeking Admission in BS(CS) program and have passed the prescribed examination but not having achieved the mandatory percentage of marks as defined by the university’s regulations are required to enroll in a zero semester (fall/spring) and achieve the required semester GPA in order to become eligible for applying for admission into the respective study program
 
Which courses are required to study in zero semester?
 
The zero semester comprises of the following courses:
 
Elementary Mathematics
Elementary English
Computer Proficiency
 
What is fee structure for zero semester?
 
Adm Fee. 3000/, Admission Processing Fee 500/, Tuition Fee per credit hour 12500/.
 
What is the deadline for submission of application form?
 
The admission process ends in February but candidate can send admission form two weeks before the commencement of exam.
 
What is the scheme of study for MBA (3 ½ -Year)?
 
The candidates are required to complete the following MBA courses.
 
Is there any project or internship report essential to get MBA degree?
 
Students are required to complete a Project/ Internship Report of 3-credit hours in the final semester of their MBA (3 ½ -year) program. Students have to submit a detailed report of the Project and may be required to give a presentation.
 
Student taking Internship course are required to complete 6 to 8 weeks internship in the organization and shall get internship letter from the concerned organization. The students who are already in service can let off the Internship but required to submit the Project.
 
What are specifications of MBA (2 ½ -Year) program?
 
The Faculty of Management offers MBA (2½ -year /5-semester) program. Candidates with 16-year non-business education can choose this course who wants to adopt business as career and desire to improve their professional business skills. Students can choose any one of the areas of specialization including Banking, Finance, Human Resource Management, Information Technology, Management and Marketing.
 
What is an eligibility criterion for MBA (2 ½ -Year)?
 
Candidate having 16-year of non-business education like 4 years of education after Intermediate, and obtained professional degrees like B.Sc. /B.E (Engineering), B.Sc. Agriculture, LLB or 4 years BA/BS programs/MBBS or Masters Degree in non-business discipline from a recognized university/institute with at least 45 % marks or CGPA 2.25 out of 4. BBA 3-year graduates with at least 45 % marks or CGPA 2.00 out of 4 are eligible & allowed course exceptions by the University.
 
However, candidates having less than 45% marks will be eligible for admission after successful completion of “Zero Semester”.
 
What is scheme of study for MBA (2 ½ -Year) program?
 
The scheme of study for MBA (2½ year) program is:
 
Is there any project or internship report essential to get MBA degree?
 
Students are required to complete a Project/ Internship Report of 3-credit hours in the final semester of their MBA (2½ -year) program. The choice of the final project depends on student’s choice.
 
Student taking Internship course are required to complete 6 to 8 weeks internship in the organization and shall get internship letter from the concerned organization. The students who are already in service can let off the Internship but required to submit the Project.
 
What are specifications of MBA (Executive) 2-Year program?
 
The Faculty of Management offers a 2-year program leading to an MBA (Executive) degree. Candidates having 14-year of education with 4-year job experience at Managerial cadre and desire adopt business as career and like to improve their professional business skills.
 
What is an eligibility criterion for MBA 2 year (Executive) program?
 
Candidate must have minimum 14-year education with 4-year experience or 16-year education with 2-year experience with followings:
 
At least 2nd division with at least 45 % marks. Experience must be post-qualification at Managerial position. Public sector Employee of Grade 17 or above can apply or Private sector Employee (Income Tax Payer having NTN).
 
However, candidates having less than 45% marks will be eligible for admission after successful completion of “Zero Semester”.
 
What is scheme of study for MBA (Executive) program?
 
The scheme of study for MBA (Executive 2 year) program is:
 
Is there any project or internship report essential to get MBA (Executive 2 year) degree?
 
Students are required to complete a Project/ Internship Report of 3-credit hours in the final semester of their MBA (Executive 2 -year) program. The choice of the final project depends on student’s choice.
 
Student taking Internship course are required to complete 6 to 8 weeks internship in the organization and shall get internship letter from the concerned organization. The students who are already in service can let off the Internship but required to submit the Project.
 
What are specifications of MBA (1 ½ Year) program?
 
Virtual University offers 1½ year program leading to an MBA degree. The program is designed for candidates having Bachelor of Business Administration (4-Year program) and they desire to increase their professional business skills. Candidates can select any one of the areas of specialization including Banking, Finance, Human Resource Management, Information Technology, Management and Marketing.
 
What is an eligibility criterion for MBA (1 ½ Year) program?
 
Candidates with 4-year Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with at least CGPA 2.25 out of 4.00/ 2nd Division having at least 45 % marks are eligible to apply.
 
Candidates having specialization in their 4-year Bachelor of Business Administration are not allowed to select the same area of specialization as mentioned under Areas of Specialization.
 
However, candidates having less than 45% marks will be eligible for admission after successful completion of “Zero Semester”.
 
What is scheme of study for MBA (1 ½ Year) program?
 
The scheme of study for MBA (1 ½ Year) program is:
 
Is there any project or internship report essential to get MBA (1 ½ Year) degree?
 
Student who completed Internship in their previous bachelor degree/ already in service is required to complete a Research Project of 3-credit hours in the final semester of their MBA (1½ year) program. Student that has not completed Internship in their previous Bachelor degree is required to take 6 to 8 weeks internship in an organization and shall get internship letter from the concerned organization.
 
A student may select at least four courses from the area of specialization which not previously qualified in 4-year Bachelor of Business Administration.
 
How does the university assess the students?
 
The students are assessed by continuous assessment throughout semester by giving assignments, on-line quizzes, Graded Moderated Discussion Boards (GMDBs), mid-term and final-term exams. The mid-term and final-term exams are conducted at VU’s nominated exam centers and usually count 80 to 85% of the total marks of a course.
 
Who are the Professors at the Virtual University of Pakistan?
 
Best and experienced professors offer their services to VU students. They belong to the best universities and other institutions of the country. Most of the professors hold PhD degrees and even several vice-chancellors of major national universities have taught courses at the Virtual University
 
Where do I study?
 
If you are a full time student then you can join any one of the more than 100 campuses of the Virtual University located in over 60 cities of the country and the list is available on the ilmkidunya website. Regular students can avail the opportunities of computer and Internet facilities which are required for student. However, if you are a professional or it is difficult for you to attend classes at a campus, then you can study from home. In this case you will need a television, and a computer with Internet connectivity.
 
How do I study through television and internet?
 
Course lectures are broadcast over free-to-air television and are also made available in the form of multimedia CDs. The Virtual University operates its own four television channels (VTV1, VTV2, VTV3 & VTV4). Students listen these lectures in classroom environment in virtual campuses. Lectures are recorded in a professional studio environment and after insertion of slides, movie clips and other material, become ready for broadcast.
 
From where can I obtain the lecture CDs?
 
Students can get CDs through the Virtual University bookshop. Not VU only students can get CDs but students and faculty from other universities as well as the public at large can get advantage from these courses. The instructions on these CDs are delivered in Urdu which help the students to understand and follow for all age groups.
 
Can I ask a question through internet?
 
Students can ask questions at any time over the Internet using the VU LMS.
 
How do I appear for my exams?
 
VU establishes examination centers across the country. Exams are conducted under the supervision of the examiners. The university conducts the MBA spring semester exams in July while fall semester exams held in the month of December.
 
Is VU’s MBA degree recognized?
 
VU is established by government and its degree is recognized nationally and internationally.
 
Is MBA curricula meets the international standards?
 
Yes, the university offers MBA program according to the curricula developed by the Higher Education Commission (HEC).

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    Umar Draaz 03 / Dec / 2016

    Please main virtual k zirye m.b.a krna chahta hun mjy tareqa btaye admission leny ka or fee wagera kia hy samester ki

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      I Have Done MBA In Marketing And Want To Do MS, Do You Have Any Programe Like This? 22 / Mar / 2016

      I have done MBA in marketing and want to do MS, do you have any programe like this?

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