10 best Universities in Lahore

Written by Noor
(Last Updated On: 14/05/2019)

There are many educational institutions established in Lahore Punjab Pakistan. These are the universities which are supported by the federal government of Pakistan as well as the provincial government of Punjab. There are also various private universities which are supported by different societies and bodies. In this article, we have gathered around 10 best universities in Lahore.

  1. Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS)

The Lahore University of Management Sciences is one of the top Universities in Lahore and as well as in Pakistan. The University was founded in 1984 and now it is a world-class academic institution with a proud history of achievements. LUMS was basically known for its business courses but now they also initiated Master programs in Economics, computer science, and Computer engineering.

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  1. University of Lahore (UOL)

The University of Lahore is established in 1999 and they have been offering courses in the fields of engineering, arts, sciences, social sciences and medicine & dentistry. The University of Lahore is the largest private sector university with 7 campuses and more than 35,000 students. Due to its environment and faculty, students from Lahore loves to join this university.

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  1. University of Punjab (PU)

Punjab University was established in 1882 at Lahore and it is the oldest and largest seat of higher learning in Pakistan. It was the first University to be established in the sub-continent in the majority Muslim area. PU offers quality degrees, great environment and low tuition fees.

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  1. UET Lahore

The University of Engineering and Technology Lahore is one of the top engineering Universities in Lahore. It is located in the northern part of Lahore on G.T road near the Shalimar Gardens. The university offered many programs in Engineering and Technology.

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  1. National College of Arts (NCA)

The National College of Arts is a public art School located in Lahore and it is the oldest art school in Pakistan. Originally the college was founded in 1875 as the Mayo school of industrial Arts by British Crown.

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  1. The National University of Computer and emerging sciences (FAST-NU)


The Lahore campus of Fast Nu is located in Faisal town which spreads over 12.5 acres. The university offers many engineering programs and they have a number of computing and engineering laborites. The computing labs consist of software engineering, computer application labs, database, and programming.


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  1. King Edward Medical University

King Edward Medical University is located in Lahore and it was founded in 1860. The university is currently ranked 6th amongst the top medical university of Pakistan by HEC. The university has the following departments

  • Basic Science Departments
  • Medicine and Allied Departments
  • Surgery and allied departments

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Noor Mani is senior tech correspondent and renowned professional writer from Pakistani local Newspaper Weekly Multan. She is a P.E.C accredited Electronics Engineer and has wide vision over technology and local media industry scope. She is now a Managing Editor at Web.PK.
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