top General Information


Street:Quaid-e-Azam Campus
P.O. Box No. 54590



Post Code:54590


Institution Funding



Founded 1882, the University is the oldest in Pakistan. Acquired present status 2002. Former Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry (Kind Edward Medical College) granted full university status 2005. See 'King Edward Medical University'.

Academic Year

September to August

Admission Requirements

Intermediate Certificate or recognized equivalent



Accrediting Agency

Higher Education Commission, Pakistan

Student Body


top Officers

Head : Niaz Ahmad Akhtar

Job title:Vice-Chancellor

Senior Administrative Officer : Muhammad Khalid Khan

Job title:Registrar

top Divisions

Campus : Gujranwala

Fields of study:Arts and Humanities, Business Administration, Business and Commerce, Economics, Information Technology, Law, Management

Campus : Jhelum

Fields of study:Business Administration, Business and Commerce, Information Technology, Law

Campus : Khanspur

Fields of study:Mountain Studies

Faculty : Arts and Humanities

Fields of study:Archaeology, Architecture, Design, English, Fine Arts, French, Graphic Design, History, Library Science, Literature, Mass Communication, Painting and Drawing, Philosophy, Sculpture, South Asian Studies, Textile Design, Visual Arts

Faculty : Behavioural and Social Sciences

Fields of study:Communication Studies, Criminology, Cultural Studies, Demography and Population, Development Studies, Gender Studies, Mass Communication, Political Sciences, Public Health, Radio and Television Broadcasting, Social Studies, Social Work, Sociology

Faculty : Commerce

Fields of study:Banking, Business and Commerce, Finance

Faculty : Economics and Management Sciences

Fields of study:Business Administration, Economics, Human Resources, Information Sciences, Information Technology, Library Science

Faculty : Education

Fields of study:Education, Educational Research, English, Foreign Languages Education, Linguistics, Primary Education, Science Education, Secondary Education, Special Education, Technology Education

Faculty : Engineering and Technology

Fields of study:Chemical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Engineering, Materials Engineering, Metallurgical Engineering, Petroleum and Gas Engineering, Polymer and Plastics Technology, Technology, Textile Technology

Faculty : Health Sciences

Fields of study:Dentistry, Medical Technology, Medicine, Physical Therapy, Surgery

Faculty : Islamic Studies

Fields of study:Islamic Studies, Urdu

Faculty : Law

Fields of study:Law

Faculty : Life Sciences

Fields of study:Agriculture, Biochemistry, Biology, Biotechnology, Botany, Clinical Psychology, Microbiology, Molecular Biology, Physical Education, Physics, Psychology, Zoology

Faculty : Oriental Learning

Fields of study:Arabic, Asian Studies, French, Hindi, Indic Languages, Middle Eastern Studies, Oriental Languages, Persian, Urdu

Faculty : Pharmacy

Fields of study:Pharmacy

Faculty : Science

Fields of study:Applied Mathematics, Astronomy and Space Science, Botany, Chemistry, Earth Sciences, Environmental Studies, Geography, Geology, Information Technology, Mathematics, Mountain Studies, Natural Sciences, Physics, Statistics

top Degrees

Bachelor's Degree

Fields of study:Agriculture, Architecture, Astronomy and Space Science, Banking, Biochemistry, Biotechnology, Botany, Business Administration, Business and Commerce, Chemistry, Communication Studies, Computer Science, Education, Electrical Engineering, Engineering, English, Finance, French, Gender Studies, Geology, Graphic Design, Information Technology, Islamic Studies, Law, Management, Materials Engineering, Metallurgical Engineering, Microbiology, Molecular Biology, Painting and Drawing, Pharmacy, Philosophy, Physical Education, Political Sciences, Preschool Education, Primary Education, Psychology, Science Education, Sculpture, Sociology, Software Engineering, Technology Education, Textile Design, Textile Technology, Zoology

Master's Degree/ M. Phil

Fields of study:Agriculture, Arabic, Archaeology, Astronomy and Space Science, Biochemistry, Business Administration, Business and Commerce, Chemical Engineering, Chemistry, Communication Studies, Criminology, Demography and Population, Development Studies, Economics, Education, Educational Research, Electrical Engineering, English, Environmental Studies, Fine Arts, Foreign Languages Education, French, Gender Studies, Geography, Geology, Graphic Design, Hotel and Restaurant, Human Resources, Hydraulic Engineering, Information Sciences, Information Technology, International Relations and Diplomacy, Marketing, Mass Communication, Mathematics, Mountain Studies, Painting and Drawing, Petroleum and Gas Engineering, Philosophy, Physical Education, Physics, Political Sciences, Polymer and Plastics Technology, Primary Education, Psychology, Science Education, Sculpture, Secondary Education, Seismology, Social Work, Sociology, Special Education, Statistics, Technology Education, Textile Design, Textile Technology, Tourism, Zoology


Fields of study:Arabic, Business Administration, Communication Studies, Economics, Education, English, Gender Studies, History, International Relations and Diplomacy, Islamic Studies, Management, Medicine, Pharmacy, Philosophy, Political Sciences, Public Health, Social Work, Sociology, South Asian Studies

Updated on 30-01-2018