HEC's releases list of recognized degree awarding institutions

06:23 PM | 23 May, 2016
HEC's releases list of recognized degree awarding institutions
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Lahore (Web Desk) - The Higher Education Commission (HEC) has released an updated list of recognized degree granting institutions, which may serve as a guide to students seeking admissions in the upcoming academic year.

"The students are encouraged to check the list of recognized institutions before applying,” said the HEC spokesperson.

HEC recognizes a total of 179 degree-awarding public and private universities in Pakistan.

According to the HEC website: "Degrees/Transcripts issued only by the Universities/Degree Awarding Institutions (DAIs) (179) listed here will be recognized and attested by the Higher Education Commission, Islamabad."

 

S. NoUniversity/DAI NameMain CampusWebsite Address
1Air University, IslamabadIslamabadwww.au.edu.pk
2Allama Iqbal Open University, Islamabad (AIOU)Islamabadwww.aiou.edu.pk
3Bahria University, IslamabadIslamabadwww.bahria.edu.pk
4COMSATS Institute of Information Technology, IslamabadIslamabadwww.ciit.edu.pk
5Dawood University of Engineering & Technology, KarachiKarachiwww.dcet.edu.pk
6Federal Urdu University of Arts, Sciences & Technology, IslamabadIslamabadwww.fuuast.edu.pk
7Institute of Space Technology, Islamabad (IST)Islamabadwww.ist.edu.pk
8International Islamic University, IslamabadIslamabadwww.iiu.edu.pk
9Karakurum International University, Gilgit, Gilgit BaltistanGilgitwww.kiu.edu.pk
10National College of Arts, Lahore (NCA)Lahorewww.nca.edu.pk
11National Defense University, Islamabad (NDU)Islamabadwww.ndu.edu.pk
12National Textile University, FaisalabadFaisalabadwww.ntu.edu.pk
13National University of Modern Languages, Islamabad (NUML)Islamabadwww.numl.edu.pk
14National University of Sciences & Technology, Rawalpindi/ Islamabad (NUST)Islamabadwww.nust.edu.pk
15National University of Medical Sciences, IslamabadIslamabadwww.numspak.edu.pk
16  NFC Institute of Engineering &

Technology, Multan

Multanwww.nfciet.edu.pk
17Pakistan Institute of Development Economics (PIDE), IslamabadIslamabadwww.pide.org.pk
18Pakistan Institute of Engineering & Applied Sciences, Islamabad (PIEAS)Islamabadwww.pieas.edu.pk
19Pakistan Institute of Fashion and Design, LahoreLahorewww.pifd.edu.pk
20Pakistan Military Academy, Abbottabad (PMA)AbbottabadNot Available
21Pakistan Naval Academy, KarachiKarachiwww.paknavy.gov.pk
22Shaheed Zulfiqar Ali Bhutto Medical University, IslamabadIslamabad
23Quaid-i-Azam University, IslamabadIslamabadwww.qau.edu.pk
24University of FATA, KohatKohat
25Virtual University of Pakistan, LahoreLahorewww.vu.edu.pk
Universities/DAIs chartered by Government of the Punjab
S. NoUniversity/DAI NameMain CampusWebsite Address
1Bahauddin Zakariya University, MultanMultanwww.bzu.edu.pk
2Fatima Jinnah Women University, RawalpindiRawalpindiwww.fjwu.edu.pk
3Government College University, FaisalabadFaisalabadwww.gcuf.edu.pk
4Government College University, LahoreLahorewww.gcu.edu.pk
5Government College for Women University, FaisalabadFaisalabadwww.gcuf.edu.pk
6Ghazi University, Dera Ghazi KhanDera Ghazi Khanwww.gudgk.edu.pk
7Government College for Women University, SialkotSialkotwww.gcwus.edu.pk/
8Government Sadiq College Women University, BahawalpurBahawalpurwww.gscwu.edu.pk
9Islamia University, BahawalpurBahawalpurwww.iub.edu.pk
10Information Technology University of the Punjab, LahoreLahorewww.itu.edu.pk
11King Edward Medical University, LahoreLahorewww.kemu.edu.pk
12Kinnaird College for Women, LahoreLahorewww.kinnaird.edu.pk
13Khawaja Freed University of Engineering & Information Technology, Rahim Yar KhanRahim Yar Khanwww.kfueit.edu.pk
14Lahore College for Women University, LahoreLahorewww.lcwu.edu.pk
15Muhammad Nawaz Shareef University of Agriculture, MultanMultanwww.mnsuam.edu.pk
16Pir Mehr Ali Shah Arid Agriculture, University RawalpindiRawalpindiwww.uaar.edu.pk
17University of Agriculture, FaisalabadFaisalabadwww.uaf.edu.pk
18University of Education, LahoreLahorewww.ue.edu.pk
19University of Engineering & Technology, LahoreLahorewww.uet.edu.pk
20University of Engineering & Technology, TaxilaTaxilawww.uettaxila.edu.pk
21University of Gujrat, GujratGujratwww.uog.edu.pk
22University of Health Sciences, LahoreLahorewww.uhs.edu.pk
23University of Sargodha, SargodhaSargodhawww.uos.edu.pk
24University of the Punjab, LahoreLahorewww.pu.edu.pk
25University of Veterinary & Animal Sciences, LahoreLahorewww.uvas.edu.pk
26The Women University, MultanMultanwww.wum.edu.pk

27

  Muhammad Nawaz Sharif University of

Engineering & Technology, Multan

Multanwww.uet.edu.pk/mns
Universities/DAIs chartered by Government of Sindh
S. NoUniversity/DAI NameMain CampusWebsite Address
1Benazir Bhutto Shaheed University Lyari, KarachiKarachiwww.bbsul.edu.pk
2DOW University of Health Sciences, KarachiKarachiwww.duhs.edu.pk
3Gambat Institute of Medical Sciences, KhairpurKhairpurUnder construction
4Institute of Business Administration, KarachiKarachiwww.iba.edu.pk
5Jinnah Sindh Medical UniversityKarachiwww.jsmu.edu.pk
6Liaquat University of Medical and Health Sciences, Jamshoro Sindh.Jamshorowww.lumhs.edu.pk
7Mehran University of Engineering & Technology, JamshoroJamshorowww.muet.edu.pk
8NED University of Engineering & Technology, KarachiKarachiwww.neduet.edu.pk
9Peoples University of Medical and Health Sciences for Women, Nawabshah (Shaheed Benazirabad)Nawabshahwww.pumhs.edu.pk
10Quaid-e-Awam University of Engineering, Sciences & Technology, NawabshahNawabshahwww.quest.edu.pk
11Shah Abdul Latif University, KhairpurKhairpurwww.salu.edu.pk
12Shaheed Mohtarma Benazir Bhutto Medical University, LarkanaLarkanawww.smbbmu.edu.pk
13Sindh Agriculture University, TandojamTandojamwww.sau.edu.pk
14Sukkur Institute of Business Administration, SukkurSukkurwww.iba-suk.edu.pk
15Sindh Madresatul Islam University, KarachiKarachiwww.smiu.edu.pk
16Shaheed Benazir Bhutto University Shaheed BenazirabadNawabshahwww.sbbusba.edu.pk
17Shaheed Zulfiqar Ali Bhutto University of Law, KarachiKarachiwww.szabul.edu.pk
18University of Karachi, KarachiKarachiwww.uok.edu.pk
19University of Sindh, JamshoroJamshorowww.usindh.edu.pk
20Shaheed Benazir Bhutto University of Veterinary And Animal Sciences Sakrand Sakrandwww.sbbuvas.edu.pk
Universities/DAIs chartered by Government of Khyber Pakhtoonkhwa
S. NoUniversity/DAI NameMain CampusWebsite Address
1Abdul Wali Khan University, MardanMardanwww.awkum.edu.pk
2Bacha Khan University, CharsaddaCharsaddawww.bkuc.edu.pk/
3Frontier Women University, PeshawarPeshawarwww.fwu.edu.pk
4Gomal University, D.I. KhanD.I.Khanwww.gu.edu.pk/
5Hazara University, Dodhial, MansehraMansherawww.hu.edu.pk/
6Institute of Management Science, Peshawar (IMS)Peshawarwww.imsciences.edu.pk
7Islamia College University, PeshawarPeshawarwww.icp.edu.pk
8Khyber Medical University, PeshawarPeshawarwww.kmu.edu.pk
9Kohat University of Science and Technology, KohatKohatwww.kust.edu.pk
10Khushal Khan Khattak University, KarakKarakUnder construction
11Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Agricultural University, PeshawarPeshawarwww.aup.edu.pk
12University of Engineering & Technology, PeshawarPeshawarwww.uetpeshawar.edu.pk
13Shaheed Benazir Bhutto University, Sheringal, DirDirwww.sbbu.edu.pk
14University of Malakand, Chakdara, Dir, MalakandMalakandwww.uom.edu.pk
15University of Peshawar, PeshawarPeshawarwww.upesh.edu.pk
16University of Science & Technology, BannuBannuwww.ustb.edu.pk
17University of Swat, SwatSwatwww.swatuniversity.edu.pk/
18University of Haripur, HaripurHaripurwww.uoh.edu.pk/‎
19University of SwabiSwabiwww.uoswabi.edu.pk/
20University of Swabi for Women, SwabiSwabiUnder construction
Universities/DAIs chartered by Government of Balochistan
S. NoUniversity/DAI NameMain CampusWebsite Address
1Balochistan University of Engineering & Technology, KhuzdarKhuzdarbuetk.edu.pk
2Balochistan University of Information Technology & Management Sciences, QuettaQuettawww.buitms.edu.pk
3Lasbela University of Agriculture, Water and Marine SciencesLasbelawww.luawms.edu.pk
4Sardar Bahadur Khan Women University, QuettaQuettawww.sbkwu.edu.pk
5University of Balochistan, QuettaQuettawww.uob.edu.pk
6University of Turbat, TurbatTurbatwww.uot.edu.pk
7University of Loralai, LoralaiLoralaihttp://www.uoli.edu.pk/
Universities/DAIs chartered by Government of Azad Jammu & Kashmir
S. NoUniversity/DAI NameMain CampusWebsite Address
1Mirpur University of Science and Technology (MUST), AJ&KMirpurwww.must.edu.pk
2University of Azad Jammu & Kashmir, Muzaffarabad, Azad Kashmir, MuzaffarabadMuzaffarabadwww.ajku.edu.pk
3University of Poonch, RawalakotRawalakotwww.upr.edu.pk
4Women University of Azad Jammu and Kashmir BaghBagh      under construction
5University of Management Sciences and Information Technology, KotliKotliunder construction
PRIVATE SECTOR UNIVERSITIES/DEGREE AWARDING INSTITUTIONS
Universities/DAIs chartered by the Government of Pakistan
S. NoUniversity/DAI NameMain CampusWebsite Address
1Aga Khan University, KarachiKarachiwww.aku.edu
2Capital University of Science and Technology, IslamabadIslamabadwww.cust.edu.pk
3Foundation University, IslamabadIslamabadwww.fui.edu.pk
4Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS), LahoreLahorewww.lums.edu.pk
5MY University, IslamabadIslamabadwww.myu.edu.pk
6National University of Computer and Emerging Sciences, IslamabadIslamabadwww.nu.edu.pk
7Riphah International University, IslamabadIslamabadwww.riphah.edu.pk
8Shifa Tameer-e-Millat University, IslamabadIslamabadwww.stmu.edu.pk
 
Universities/DAIs chartered by Government of the Punjab
S. NoUniversity/DAI NameMain CampusWebsite Address
1Ali Institute of EducationLahorewww.aie.edu.pk
2Beaconhouse National University, LahoreLahorewww.bnu.edu.pk
3Forman Christian College, Lahore (university status)Lahorewww.fccollege.edu.pk
4Global Institute, LahoreLahorewww.global.edu.pk
5Hajvery University, LahoreLahorewww.hajvery.edu.pk
6HITEC University, TaxilaTaxilawww.hitecuni.edu.pk
7Imperial College of Business Studies, LahoreLahorewww.imperial.edu.pk
8Institute of Management Sciences, LahoreLahorewww.pakaims.edu.pk
9Institute of Southern Punjab, MultanMultanwww.usp.edu.pk
10Lahore Leads University, LahoreLahorewww.leads.edu.pk
11Lahore School of Economics, LahoreLahorewww.lahoreschoolofeconomics.edu.pk
12Lahore Garrison University, LahoreLahorelgu.edu.pk/
13Minhaj University, LahoreLahorewww.mul.edu.pk
14National College of Business Administration & Economics, LahoreLahorewww.ncbae.edu.pk
15Nur International University, LahoreLahoreUnder construction
16Qarshi UniversityLahorewww.qu.edu.pk
17The GIFT University, GujranwalaGujranwalawww.gift.edu.pk
18The Superior College, LahoreLahorewww.superior.edu.pk
19The University of Faisalabad, FaisalabadFaisalabadwww.tuf.edu.pk
20University of Central Punjab, LahoreLahorewww.ucp.edu.pk
21University of Lahore, LahoreLahorewww.uol.edu.pk
22University of Management & Technology, LahoreLahorewww.umt.edu.pk
23University of South Asia, LahoreLahorewww.usa.edu.pk
24University of Wah, WahWahwww.uw.edu.pk
Universities/DAIs chartered by Government of Sindh
S. NoUniversity/DAI NameMain CampusWebsite Address
1Baqai Medical University, KarachiKarachiwww.baqai.edu.pk
2Commecs Institute of Business & Emerging Sciences, KarachiKarachiwww.commecsinstitute.edu.pk
3Dadabhoy Institute of Higher Education,KarachiKarachiwww.dadabhoy.edu.pk
4DHA Suffa University, KarachiKarachiwww.dsu.edu.pk
5Greenwich University, KarachiKarachiwww.greenwichuniversity.edu.pk
6Hamdard University, KarachiKarachiwww.hamdard.edu.pk
7Habib University, KarachiKarachiwww.habib.edu.pk
8  Indus University, KarachiKarachiwww.indus.edu.pk
9Indus Valley School of Art and Architecture, KarachiKarachiwww.indusvalley.edu.pk
10Institute of Business Management, KarachiKarachiwww.iobm.edu.pk
11Institute of Business and Technology, KarachiKarachiwww.biztek.edu.pk
12Iqra University, KarachiKarachiwww.iqra.edu.pk
13Isra University, HyderabadHyderabadwww.isra.edu.pk
14Jinnah University for Women, KarachiKarachiwww.juw.edu.pk
15Karachi Institute of Economics & Technology, KarachiKarachiwww.pafkiet.edu.pk
16KASB Institute of Technology, KarachiKarachiwww.kasbit.edu.pk
17Karachi School for Business & LeadershipKarachiwww.ksbl.edu.pk
18Muhammad Ali Jinnah University, KarachiKarachiwww.jinnah.edu
19Newport Institute of Communications & Economics, KarachiKarachiwww.newports.edu.pk
20Preston Institute of Management, Science and Technology, KarachiKarachipimsat-khi.edu.pk
21Preston University, KarachiKarachiwww.preston.edu.pk
22Shaheed Zulfikar Ali Bhutto Institute of Sc. & Technology (SZABIST), KarachiKarachiwww.szabist.edu.pk
23Shaheed Benazir Bhutto City University, KarachiKarachiwww.sbbcu.edu.pk
24Sir Syed University of Engg. & Technology, KarachiKarachiwww.ssuet.edu.pk
25Sindh Institute of Medical Sciences, KarachiKarachiwww.siut.org
26Sindh Institute of Management and Technology, KarachiKarachiwww.simat.edu.pk
27Textile Institute of Pakistan, KarachiKarachiwww.tip.edu.pk
28The Nazeer Hussian University, KarachiKarachiwww.nhu.edu.pk
29Zia-ud-Din University, KarachiKarachiwww.zu.edu.pk
30Shaheed Benazir Bhutto Dewan University, KarachiKarachiUnder Construction
Universities/DAIs chartered by Government of Khyber Pakhtoonkhwa
S. NoUniversity/DAI NameMain CampusWebsite Address
1Abasyn University, PeshawarPeshawarwww.abasyn.edu.pk
2CECOS University of Information Technology and Emerging Sciences, PeshawarPeshawarwww.cecos.edu.pk
3City University of Science and Information Technology, PeshawarPeshawarwww.cityuniversity.edu.pk
4Gandhara University, PeshawarPeshawarwww.gandhara.edu.pk
5Ghulam Ishaq Khan Institute of Engineering Sciences & Technology, TopiTopiwww.giki.edu.pk
6Iqra National University, PeshawarPeshawarwww.iqrapsh.edu.pk
7Northern University, NowsheraNowsherawww.northern.edu.pk
8Preston University, KohatKohatwww.preston.edu.pk
9Qurtaba University of Science and Information Technology, D.I. KhanD.I.Khanwww.qurtuba.edu.pk
10Sarhad University of Science and Information Technology, PeshawarPeshawarwww.suit.edu.pk
Universities/DAIs chartered by Government of Balochistan
S. NoUniversity/DAI NameMain CampusWebsite Address
1Al-Hamd Islamic University, QuettaQuettahttp://www.aiu.edu.pk
Universities/DAIs chartered by Government of Azad Jammu & Kashmir
S. NoUniversity/DAI NameMain CampusWebsite Address
1Al-Khair University, AJ&K

(  The University is restricted for MS/M.Phil/PhD admissions/programs and can only offer admissions upto Masters’ level at its Bhimber campus, AJK, from Fall 2014)

Bhimberwww.alkhair.edu.pk
2Mohi-ud-Din Islamic University, AJKNerain Sharifhttp://www.miu.edu.pk