Islamabad

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Serhat Ahmed

"I was a bit uneasy about bringing my kids to Pakistan, but with InterNations, it wasn't hard to find just the right places for a family."

Riya Das

"I've made quite a few expat business contacts on InterNations: not only in Islamabad, but all around the world."

Make the most of living and working in Islamabad

Expat living in Islamabad raises plenty of questions, for instance: ʺWhat are the requirements from Pakistani authorities to get a residence permit?”, ʺWill my kids be able to sit their university-entrance exams while in Islamabad?ʺ, or ”Who can recommend expat insurance providers in town?”

Finding all this expat information about living and working in Islamabad takes a lot of time. Our Islamabad expat guide is there to make your relocation to Islamabad as easy as possible. Starting with administration and finance to information about local organisations & companies, the guide covers all the different aspects of expat life in Islamabad.

However, InterNations does not only address expats in Islamabad. We have brief overview guides for various locations around the world - from living in Shanghai to living in Jersey City.

Top Articles in the Islamabad Expat Guide

  • Moving to Islamabad

    Islamabad is a predominantly Islamic city, where over 95% of the population is Muslim. The strong Islamic influence on the city's culture makes Islamabad a popular tourist destination in Pakistan. Find more information about the local life and visa application of Pakistan in the InterNations Expat Guide.
  • Living in Islamabad

    As the capital city of Pakistan, Islamabad is home to two million people. The city is blessed with several cultural and religious attractions that reflect its rich history and vibrant culture. Check out the InterNations Expat Guide for more information about living in Islamabad.
  • Working in Islamabad

    As ICT plays an essential role in the local economy, there are many employment opportunities in the telecom industry and service sector. Expats can make use of online job boards to start job hunting. Check out the InterNations Expat Guide for more information about working in Islamabad.

Information on the Expat Life in Islamabad

Are you looking specifically for international hospitalsand doctors in town or a doctor speaking your native language in Pakistan? In addition to our expat guide, the expat directory for Islamabad provides you with listings of all expatriate-relevant locations and relocation services in Islamabad. Furthermore, you might want to also consider our Islamabad expats forum to receive first hand information from your fellow expats.

Simply become a member of InterNations Islamabad and you’ll be warmly received with a friendly Khush amaadiid among our expats living and working in Islamabad.

Are you curious about expatriate living outside Islamabad? Then read more about our various expat guides, such as living in Zurich or living in Abu Dhabi!

Serhat Ahmed

"I was a bit uneasy about bringing my kids to Pakistan, but with InterNations, it wasn't hard to find just the right places for a family."

Riya Das

"I've made quite a few expat business contacts on InterNations: not only in Islamabad, but all around the world."

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