Post Graduate Diploma


Pakistan Insurance Institute in affiliation with the University of Karachi offers 2 Semesters Post Graduate Diploma Program in Insurance

The program offers specialization in:

  • Property and Business Interruption Insurance
  • Marine and Transport Insurance
  • Motor, Liability and Miscellaneous Insurance
  • Actuarial Science
  • Life Insurance

P.S The offered specialization is subject to enrolment of at least 15 students in that specialization.

Salient features of the program are:

  • Diploma will be awarded by the University of Karachi
  • Ten subjects in each specialized program will be taught, each carrying 100 marks
  • The minimum passing score will be 50 out of 100 in each course.

Graduates in any discipline securing at least 50% marks, in aggregate, from any recognized institution. Selected candidate will be required to appear for an interview before enrolment.

Classes are held in the morning at the Institute premises located at 30- B, Lalazar Drive, M. T. Khan Road, Karachi
P.S To sit in the final examination, laid down requirement of 75 % attendance in each course will be mandatory

Evaluation to qualify for PGD award will be as under:

  • 40 % assessment by PII during the semester via class test, essay & report writing, etc; and
  • final examination of the semester conducted by the University of Karachi will carry 60 % weightage

On successful completion of the Post Graduate Diploma the candidate may apply to Chartered Insurance Institute (CII) for Accreditation in Prior Learning awards from the CII.

Financial Assistance is available to those students meeting the set criteria.

Pakistan Insurance Institute’s placement office will assist the candidates holding the Post Graduate Diploma for job placement in the insurance industry.