.edu.pk is country level domain extension that caters the online presence of educational institutions i.e schools, colleges, universities, education & career counselling organizations etc in Pakistan. In this article, you will learn how to register a edu.pk domain for a educational institute in Pakistan & what are the requirements for registration of a .edu.pk domain.
As the domain extension itself suggests, edu.pk domains are meant exclusively for Pakistani educational institutions or any registered foreign educational institution that operates in Pakistan. Institutes must have a sizable student enrollment & the name of institute must reflect in the domain name.
Requirements for .EDU.PK domains
PKNIC is legitimate authority for administration of .pk level domains. For moderation purposes & to prevent the use of .edu.pk domain, PKNIC has certain requirements that need to be met in order to obtain a .edu.pk domain name in Pakistan. You can purchase .edu dot pk domain from any reseller but the domain will remain inactive until the official requirements are fulfilled. The requirements for buying edu dot pk domains in Pakistan are as under:
- A letter of authorization signed by the Head of the educational institute on the original letterhead of the institute. No photocopy or laser printed letterhead will be acceptable.
- A documented proof of registration of the educational institute. Registration document be valid.
- A CNIC copy of the applicant.
These documents must be sent to the following address of the PKNIC office:
84 Tipu Block, Garden Town
Note: If you’re buying the .edu.pk domain through a reseller, you can send these scanned copies of documents to the reseller by email instead of sending by registered mail to PKNIC. Communicate with the concerned reseller for further details.
Price of .EDU.PK domain:
edu.pk domain can be purchased in Pakistan for just Rs. 2200/- for a minimum period of two years. The price may vary depending on the sellers.