B.Sc. On Campus


The Aga Khan University

48 months
5160 USD/year
2626 USD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


The Bachelor of Science in Nursing ​​​(BScN​) programme at The Aga Khan University equips students with knowledge, skills and attitude needed to practice nursing. It is designed to prepare clinically competent professional nurses. 



Upon completion of the programme, nurses are able to utilize critical thinking in providing holistic nursing care and play a role as change agents in nursing practice and education in​ any health care setting. 

This Bachelor of Science in Nursing ​​​(BScN​) programme at The Aga Khan University is a four-year academic programme with a mandatory one-year internship. At the conclusion of five years, students are required to apply for the PNC licensure examination. Successful completion of the exam will make the students eligible to receive the license of Registered Nurse.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Structure of Proteins (Amino Acids and Peptide Linkages)
  • Classification of Proteins (Globular and Fibrous Proteins)
  • Role of Proteins
  • Lipids
  • Classification (Acylglycerols, Phospholipids, Waxes and Terpenes)
  • Role of Lipids
  • Nucleic Acids
  • Structure of Nucleic Acids (Nucleotides and Phosphodiester Linkage) 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines




On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

Please note that in either case, whether applying online or submitting the pre-printed application; a hard copy of the following documents must be couriered to the Admission Office:

  • Hard copy of the online submitted application or the completed paper-based application form
  • Two photographs with your name labelled at the back. 
  • Attested photocopies of mark sheets / transcripts / statement of results as entered in the form
  • Attested photocopy of 'B' Form / CNIC / NICOP for candidates applying from Pakistan or relevant pages of the passport for overseas applicants

  • An extra envelope having your name, address and contact number written on it to send you the Admit Card

  • Original payment receipt of the application fee

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    5160 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5160 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    2626 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2626 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Nairobi

49608 - 74988 KES /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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