The world edu is driven from education hence an .edu.pk is an education purpose country code second level domain (ccTld) designed purely for education related institutions in Pakistan, since the ccTld is dedicated to registered education institution, colleges, universities and schools so only they can register domain names with .edu.pk tld for their online presence. Unlike .pk domain which is open to registration, .edu.pk can only be registered by authorized entities that are in education and those who don’t have any formal government appeal to run educational related entity cannot get a edu.pk domain name. This ccTld can also be registered by the private (non-government) educational organizations that are affiliated with education departments.
Registration process and domain renewal criteria for the .edu.pk is simply like other pk domains however the registration criteria is slightly different as there is a verification process involved where the PKNIC checks whether the person or organization registering the edu.pk domain is valid educational body that is authorized by the government’s education department. Minimum time period to register edu.pk domain is two (2) years. SilkHost.pk being the pk domain reseller can help you in registering and renewing any .edu.pk domain on the lowest price. You can compare prices offered by SilkHosting with any other providers in Pakistan and outside Pakistan and ensure you are getting best prices along with best quality of the service.
All PKNIC resellers (including SilkHost) can reserve / register a .edu.pk domain name without any binding.
Any .edu.pk domain can be registered for a minimum period of 2 years and a maximum period of 10 years like all pk domains this can also be register for even number of years i.e. 2, 4, 6, 8 and 10.
General public domains that can be registered by any one i.e. Pakistani or non Pakistani and non general what are reserved for educational institutes and government organizations and bodies.
No, .edu.pk domains can only be registered for education purpose by the educational institutions as it is dedicated to education sector only. Any .edu.pk registered for illegal use or using fake papers can be cancelled.
It's between 2 and 63 characters and its contains (A-Z)and (0-9) combination of these. You cannot have hyphens at the beginning or at the end of a domain name, you cannot have 2 consecutive ones (e.g. aa--bb.ae)
All the documents for domain processing will be to the following address (as hard copy) and soft copy will be sent to support[@]silkhost.pk
PKNIC Collection, 435 Tariq Block, Garden Town, Lahore. Pakistan
To transfer your .edu.pk domain, you simply need an auth-code