Important Notes

§  The awards have been instituted to ensure that Ahmadi students achieving the highest academic standards are recognized for their achievement,  competition for the awards is fierce and only those achieving the highest standards may qualify for the award

§  The Awards are presented for ACADEMIC achievement ONLY

§  The awards are NOT presented for Pure Vocational qualification, all vocational qualifications must be supplemented by adequate levels of academic qualifications

The Criteria for the awards are as follows:

Degree Level (Bachelors and Masters ONLY)

 The degree must have been achieved in the last 3 years and must be a Bachelor’s degree with 1st class (Hon) or a Masters Degree with distinction.(This rule also applies to MPharm, M.Eng, BVSc, MBBS and BDS graduates)

Your degree must be from a Russel group University or within in the top 10 UK Universities* in the year the degree was awarded

Or

The degree must be from a top 3 University for the subject studied

Or

You must be within the top two candidates of your cohort (please ensure you provide a letter from your university and contact name that can verify your standing)

Due to the fierce competition for entry, MBBS and BDS graduates from all UK medical Schools may apply; the only prerequisite is that the degree must be a first/distinction.

PhD and Professional Doctorates

 All Doctoral candidates are eligible to apply for the award.

Professional Qualifications 

 The following professional qualifications are NOT eligible to apply for academic awards:

  • Membership of Royal colleges of surgery and/or Medicine e.g MRCGP, MRCS, MRCEM, MRCOphth etc.
  • Diploma in Nursing
  • Qualifying as a consultant in the NHS
  • Passing out as a police officer
  • ACA
  • CIMA
  • ACCA
  • CIPFA
  • PGCE or other teaching qualifications
  • IT Certifications:  e.g. CCNA, CCNP, CCIE, MCSE, VCP , Prince2, ITIL, PMP, APM
  • RIBA qualifications
  • LPC/ BPTC
  • Post Doctoral research awards

*Top 10 ranked according to any National publication or QS ranking.

The above lists is not exhaustive, please contact the Ta’lim department if you have other qualifications and are unsure of their eligibility

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