Education Pakistan

10 Best Universities in Peshawar

Written by Noor
(Last Updated On: 23/04/2019)
  1. University of Peshawar

The University of Peshawar is located in the city of Pukhtoons Peshawar. It is established in 1950 after the independence and it is the third oldest university in Pakistan after Punjab and Jamshoro. The university offers a great mix of basic and applied sciences, social sciences and professional disciplines such as medicine, engineering, agriculture, commerce, forest, and law.

University of Peshawar Official Website:

http://www.uop.edu.pk/

  1. Sarhad University of Science and Information Technology

The university is located in Hayatabad Peshawar and it is founded in 2001. The university is recognized by the higher education commission (HEC) and it offers a wide range of programs from bachelor to doctoral level. The university has the faculty of engineering, science, management science, life science, and social science.

Sarhad University of Science and Information Technology Official Website

http://www.suit.edu.pk/

  1. CECOS University of IT and Emerging Sciences

The University is located in Hayatabad Peshawar and it is established in 1986. It offers courses in Management, Engineering., Biotechnology, Architecture, and computer sciences. It has an affiliation with HEC and PEC.

CECOS University of IT and Emerging Sciences Official Website

http://www.cecos.edu.pk/

  1. Institute of Management Sciences

The university is located in the capital of KPK Province Peshawar and it is founded in 1995 from elements of the University of Peshawar. It has four faculties:

  • Management Sciences
  • Computer Sciences
  • Information Technology
  • Liberal arts

Official Website of Institute of Management Sciences

http://imsciences.edu.pk/

  1. Islamia College

Islamia College is located in the city of Pukhtoons Peshawar and it is established in 1913. This institution has always been the dreams destination of all youngster. Everyone has a wish to get admission in this institution because of its excellence in academics, sports, debates and other areas of personality development.

Official Website of Islamia College

http://www.icp.edu.pk/

  1. University of Engineering & Technology

UET is a public university which is located in Peshawar KPK and it is established in 1952. It is one of the best institutions of higher learning in Pakistan. It offers a wide range of engineering and IT courses undergraduate and post-graduate. It is affiliated with HEC, PEC, and PCATP.

Official Website of University of Engineering & Technology

http://www.uetpeshawar.edu.pk/

  1. Khyber Medical College

Khyber Medical College is located in Peshawar and it is established in 2007. There are 6220 students in which 4000 undergraduates and 220 postgraduates are enrolled in different programs. The university is affiliated with PMDC, PMRC, CPSP, PNC, and HEC.

Official Website of Khyber Medical College

https://www.kmc.edu.pk/new/

  1. The University of Agriculture Peshawar

The University of Agriculture is a research university which is located in Peshawar and it is established in 1981. The university is ranked 4th among the universities of agriculture in Pakistan. There are more than 7000 students enrolled in different undergraduate and postgraduate programs.

Official Website of University of Agriculture Peshawar

https://www.aup.edu.pk/

  1. Qurtuba University of Science & Information Technology

The Qurtuba University of Science & Information Technology is located in Peshawar and it is established in 2001. It has two campuses, one in Peshawar and another one is in Dera Ismail Khan. It is affiliated with HEC and Pec and the university is placed in highest W3 Category by the HEC.

Official Website of Qurtuba University of Science & Information Technology

https://www.qurtuba.edu.pk/

  1. Gandhara University

The Gandhara University is a private University which is located in Peshawar KPK and it is established in 2002. It is affiliated by HEC, PMDC, and College of Physicians and Surgeons Pakistan.

Official Website of Gandhara University:

https://www.gandhara.edu.pk/

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Noor

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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