HEC Ranking of Pakistani Universities 2013

Jul 5, 2013 07:53 pm


ISLAMABAD: The Higher Education Commission (HEC) released the “Quality & Research-based Ranking 2013″ for Pakistani universities on Friday.

HEC chairman Javaid Laghari said the rankings were based on a criteria that relied on feedback from universities and international rankings models.


Following is a list of universities according to their ranking in the various categories as released by HEC:

General Universities (Small)

  1. The University of Faisalabad, Faisalabad
  2. Beaconhouse National University, Lahore
  3. Pakistan Institute of Development Economics, Islamabad
  4. University of Science & Technology, Bannu
  5. Isra University, Hyderabad


Business Education

  1. LUMS, Lahore
  2. IBA, Karachi
  3. Sukkur Institute of Business Administration, Sukkur
  4. SZABIST, Karachi
  5. Institute of Management Science – Peshawar



  1. University of Agriculture – Faisalabad
  2. Pir Mehr Ali Shah Arid Agriculture University – Rawalpindi
  3. University of Veterinary & Animal Sciences – Lahore
  4. The University of Agriculture – Peshawar
  5. Sindh Agriculture University – Tandojam



  1. Aga Khan University, Karachi
  2. University of Health Sciences, Lahore
  3. DOW University of Health Scienes, Karachi
  4. Liaquat University of Medical and Health Sciences, Jamshoro
  5. Khyber Medical University, Peshawar

Engineering and Technology

  1. Pakistan Institute of Engineering & Applied Sciences (PIEAS), Islamabad
  2. UET, Lahore
  3. GIKI, Topi
  4. Mehran University of Engineering & Technology, Jamshoro
  5. Institute of Space Technology, Islamabad


General Universities (Large)

  1. NUST, Islamabad
  2. University of Punjab, Lahore
  3. University of Karachi, Karachi
  4. COMSATS Institute of Information Technology, Islamabad
  5. Government College University, Faisalabad

General Universities (Medium)

  1. QAU, Islamabad
  2. Government College University, Lahore
  3. FAST-NUCES, Islamabad
  4. Fatima Jinnah Women University, Rawalpindi
  5. Gomal University, D I Khan



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  1. daftar ali Author Nov 29, 2014 09:59 pm

    to irtaza bro in my opinion university of engineering is the best.

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  2. Asad Mehmood Author Aug 22, 2014 08:32 pm

    Plz tell me over all ranking of virtual university in pakistand.

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  3. irtaza Author Jun 13, 2014 02:27 pm

    anyone tell me plz university of lahore and UMT which is bettr for engineering?

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  4. Shahid Author Apr 5, 2014 03:49 pm

    Dear Sir, Where Abysen University Peshawar stands in ranking?

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  5. Sameer Author Feb 15, 2014 07:50 pm

    well, i have been there .. trust me its good that they havent mentioned university of wah....

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