HEC University Ranking 2015 / 2016
HEC University Ranking 2015 / 2016

Date: 23 February 2016

HEC University Ranking 2015 / 2016

HEC announced university rankings 2015 on Tuesday 23 February 2016. This is the 5th ranking of Pakistani Universities being announced by Higher Education Commission of Pakistan. The ranking was finalized on basis of quality assurance, teaching quality, research, finance and facilities and social integration and community development. “Community development will be integral part in universities to create the environment of social integration and affiliation,” the HEC chairman said.

Independent ranking is being done for the following Categories:

  • Overall Top 10 HEIs of Country
  • General
  • Engineering & Technology
  • Business Education
  • Agriculture & Veterinary
  • Medical
  • Arts & Design

Overall Top 10 Higher Education Institutions

Rank University Name
1 Quaid-e-Azam University, Islamabad
2 University of the Punjab, Lahore
3 National University of Science & Technology (NUST)
4 University of Agriculture, Faisalabad
5 Aga Khan University
6 COMSATS Institute of Information Technology
7 Pakistan Institute of Engineering and Applied Sciences (PIEAS), Islamabad
8 University of Karachi
9 University of Health Sciences, Lahore
10 University of Veterinary & Animal Sciences, Lahore

Agriculture Category of Higher Education Institutions

Rank University Name
1 University of Agriculture, Faisalabad
2 University of Veterinary & Animal Sciences, Lahore
3 University of Agriculture, Peshawar
4 Sindh Agriculture University, Tandojam
5 Lasbela University of Agriculture, Water and Marine Sciences

Business Category of Higher Education Institutions

Rank University Name
1 Iqra University, Karachi
2 Lahore School of Economics, Lahore
3 Institute of Business Administration (IBA) Karachi
4 Institute of Management Science, Peshawar (IMS)
5 Sukkur Institute of Business Administration, Sukkur
6 SZABIST
7 The Superior College, Lahore
8 Institute of Business Management, Karachi
9 University of Central Punjab, Lahore
10 Greenwich University, Karachi
11 The GIFT University, Gujranwala
12 COMMECS Institute of Business and Emerging Sciences, Karachi
13 Dadabhoy Institute of Higher Education, Karachi
14 Institute of Management Sciences, Lahore
15 KASB (Khadim Ali Shah Bukhari) Institute of Technology, Karachi

Arts Category of Higher Education Institutions

Rank University Name
1 National College of Arts, Lahore (NCA)
2 Indus Valley School of Art and Architecture, Karachi

Medical Category of Higher Education Institutions

Rank University Name
1 Aga Khan University
2 University of Health Sciences, Lahore
3 Dow University of Health Sciences, Karachi
4 Khyber Medical University, Peshawar
5 Isra University, Hyderabad
6 King Edward Medical University, Lahore
7 Ziauddin Medical University
8 Liaquat University of Medical and Health Sciences, Jamshoro
9 Gandhara University, Peshawar
10 Baqai Medical University
11 Shaheed Mohtarma Benzair Bhutto Medical University, Larkana
12 Sindh Institute of Medical Sciences, Karachi
13 Peoples University of Medical & Health Sciences for Women (Nawabshah)

Engineering Category of Higher Education Institutions

Rank University Name
1 National University of Science & Technology (NUST), Islamabad
2 Pakistan Institute of Engineering and Applied Sciences (PIEAS), Islamabad
3 Ghulam Ishaq Khan Institute of Engineering Sciences & Technology, Topi
4 Institute of Space Technology, Islamabad
5 University of Engineering & Technology, Lahore
6 Mehran University of Eng. & Technology, Jamshoro
7 University of Engineering. & Technology, Peshawar
8 Air University, Islamabad
9 University of Engineering and Technology Taxila
10 National Textile University, Faisalabad
11 NED University of Engineering & Technology, Karachi
12 BUITMS, Quetta
13 Quaid-e-Awam University of Engineering, Science & Technology,
14 Sarhad University of Science and Information Technology , Peshawar
15 Hitec University, Taxila
16 CECOS University of Information Technology & Emerging Sciences , Peshawar
17 Balochistan University of Engineering & Technology, Khuzdar
18 Indus University, Karachi
19 Dawood University of Engineering & Technology, Karachi
20 Sir Syed University of Engg. & Technology, Karachi
22 Textile Institute of Pakistan, Karachi

General Category of Higher Education Institutions

Rank University Name
1 Quaid-e-Azam University, Islamabad
2 University of the Punjab, Lahore
3 COMSATS Institute of Information Technology, Islamabad
4 University of Karachi
5 PMAS Arid Agriculture University, Rawalpindi
6 Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS), Lahore
7 Government College University, Faisalabad
8 University of Peshawar, Peshawar
9 Bahauddin Zakariya University, Multan
10 Pakistan Institute of Development Economics, Islamabad
11 Islamia University of Bahawalpur
12 Riphah International University, Islamabad
13 International Islamic University, Islamabad
14 Government College University, Lahore
15 University of Science & Technology, Bannu
16 The University of Faisalabad, Faisalabad
17 Abdul Wali Khan University, Mardan
18 University of Sargodha, Sargodha
19 University of Malakand, Chakdara, Dir, Malakand
20 Forman Christian College, Lahore (University status)
21 National University of Computer and Emerging Sciences (FAST), Isb.
22 University of Azad Jammu & Kashmir , Muzaffarabad
23 Bahria University, Islamabad
24 University of Gujrat, Gujrat
25 Kohat University of Science and Technology, Kohat
26 Gomal University, D.I. Khan
27 Lahore College for Women University, Lahore
28 Hazara University, Dodhial, Mansehra
29 University of Lahore, Lahore
30 DHA Suffa University
31 National University of Modern Languages, Islamabad
32 University of Sindh
33 National Defence University, Islamabad
34 Islamia College University, Peshawar
35 University of Management & Technology, Lahore
36 University of Balochistan, Quetta
37 Federal Urdu University of Arts, Science and Technology, Karachi
38 Fatima Jinnah Women University, Rawalpindi
39 City University of Science and Information Tech., Peshawar
40 Qurtaba University of Science and Information Technology, D.I. Khan
41 Shah Abdul Latif University, Khairpur
42 Karachi Institute of Economics & Technology, Karachi
43 Minhaj University, Lahore
44 Foundation University, Islamabad
45 Shaheed Benazir Bhutto Women University Peshawar
46 Abasyn University, Peshawar
47 Beaconhouse National University, Lahore
48 Shaheed Benazir Bhutto University, Sheringal, Dir
49 University of Education, Lahore
50 Hajvery University, Lahore
51 Institute of Business & Technology (BIZTEK), Karachi
52 Kinnaird College for Women, Lahore
53 Karakoram International University Gilgit Baltistan
54 Jinnah University for Women Karachi
55 Preston University, Kohat
56 National College of Business Administration & Economics, Lahore
57 Ali Institute of Education, Lahore
58 University of Wah, Wah Cantt
59 Mohi-ud-Din Islamic University, Azad Jammu & Kashmir
60 Sardar Bahadur Khan Women University, Quetta
61 Newports Institute of Communication & Economics, Karachi
62 Imperial College of Business Studies, Lahore
63 Mirpur University of Science & Technology, AJK
64 Hamdard University
65 Northern University, Nowshera
66 Al-Khair University, Azad Jammu & Kashmir
67 Benazir Bhutto Shaheed University, Lyari
68 University of South Asia, Lahore
69 Preston University Karachi
70 Al-Hamd Islamic University, Quetta
71 Preston Institute of Management Sciences and Tech. Karachi
72 The Nazeer Hussain University, Karachi

Ranked By:

http://hec.gov.pk/english/services/universities/Ranking/2015/Documents/Ranking_Doc_2015.pdf