List of universities in Peshawar

Peshawar :

Peshawar is the capital of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KPK) province of Pakistan and also known as “the land of flowers”. As capital and largest city in KPK, the city is cultural and educational hub of KPK. In this article, you will find the list of all public and private sector universities in Peshawar, KPK, Pakistan.

Public sector Universities:

1. University of Peshawar

The University of Peshawar, as a mother educational institution of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa is an outcome of the dream of the father of the nation and was created as the first ever University after independence. It is vigorously working with its full zeal and spirit, truly serving and sacred cause of education altogether.

The University of Peshawar, being a mother Institution of the Khyber Pahtunkhwa is not only catering for the academic needs of Peshawar but also of the whole province and Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA). The highly qualified and trained faculty, student friendly and supportive administration, modern curricula, conductive academic environment and excellent infrastructure are the hallmarks of the University. Its role in political, industrial and government leadership is recognized. The University has an over whelming contribution in bringing positive changes in the society.

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Phone #: +92-91-9216701
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2. UET (University of engineering and Technology ) peshawar.

University of Engineering and Technology (UET), Peshawar, is a premier institution of higher learning in the field of engineering sciences. Established as university in 1980, today it boasts twenty two departments, covering an entire spectrum of engineering disciplines, from the traditional such as electrical and mechanical, to the cutting-edge technologies such as electronics, mechatronics and industrial engineering. To-date, more than eighteen thousand of our graduates are serving the needs of Pakistan, and many have achieved high postion of responsibility and excellence in their chosen fields. Besides bachelors degree courses, there is a robust post-graduate program, where scholars are engaged in rigorous training and research leading to Master’s and Ph.D degree.

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3. The University of Agriculture, Peshawar.

Since its establishment in 1981, this University has been playing a vital role in imparting Agricultural Education and conducting basic and applied agricultural research throughout the Province, and disseminating the results of agricultural research among the farmers and general public through its outreach/public service activities.

Contact Information.

Public Information.
Mr. Muhammad Riaz
Office phone: + 92 91 9221144 Ext: 3344
Fax: + 92 91 9221262

Director Advanced Studies & Research.
Prof. Dr. Khalid Nawab
Office phone: + 92 91 9221350, Ext: 3037, 3256
Fax: + 92 91 9221262
Director Teaching.
Prof. Dr. Hamayoon Khan
Office phone: + 92 91 9221272 Ext: 3122
Fax: + 92 91 9218342, + 92 91 9221262

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4. Islamia College University.

Islamia College Peshawar, the symbol of academic excellence is rich in history. Its building, which is the best embodiment of Muslim civilization in south Asia and its lush green lawns attract visitors from all over the country and abroad. It is not only the culminating point of the Aligarh Movement, it is in fact the beautiful combination of Aligarh and Deoband Schools of Thought. Being the breeding ground of the Pashtun intelligentsia, this great seat of learning is the place, where diamonds are skimmed since 1913. Moreover, Islamia College Peshawar was destined to become mother institution of the three universities and several colleges on its campus. The credit of this goes to Sir Sahibzada Abdul Qayyum, who is commonly called The Sir Sayyed of the Frontier and his sincere colleagues, who founded Islamia College Peshawar in 1913.

Contact Information.

Exchange 091-9222227-31
VC Office 091-9222142
VC Office Fax 091-9222159
Registrar Office 091-9222036
Registrar Office Fax 091-9222190
Admission Office /APARO 091-9222258
Meeting Section 091-9222013
Controller of Examination 091-9218361
Directorate of Works 091-9222035
Director Student Affairs 1 091-9222148
Director Student Affairs 2 091-9216688
Legal Cell 091-9222087
Principal, Islamia College for Girls 091-9216456

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5. Khyber Medical University.

Service to humanity with a commitment for excellence in medical education and research, providing medical students with state of the art knowledge, skills and attitude to deliver the highest standards of health care to the people.

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Vice Chancellor 091-9217695
Registrar 091-9217345
Treasurer 091-9217253
Controller of Examination 091-9217698
Dir-AA&QA 091-9217022
Dir-QEC 091-9217755
Dir – ORIC 091-9217258
Principal KIMS 0922-9260325
Principal KIDS 0922-513119
Consultant IPMS 091-2614345

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6. Institute of Management Sciences.

Institute of Management Sciences (IMSciences) is the foremost management school of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, and its recognition has been extending beyond the province.IMSciences is recognized by the government as a seat of excellence, and to facilitate its further expansion and excellence in Information Technology, Business Administration, Public Health, and all allied disciplines, a Board of Governors was instituted as a policy making body. The Board of Governors is composed of eminent educationists, industrialists, prominent corporate executives, and representatives of the Provincial & Federal Government. It is a dynamic body with the skills and strengths for keeping the Institute on the track of development and productive.

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For Degree & Transcript verification:
Ext: 414, 315, 416

For Admission quires/information:
091-5861362 Ext: 211

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7. Shaheed Benazir Bhutto Women University.

Shaheed Benazir Bhutto Women University Peshawar is the First Public Sector Women University in the province of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. Shaheed Benazir Bhutto Women University is named in commemoration of the contributions made by the significant ladies of Pakistan who bestow their life for the cause of women emancipation and for the betterment of the country. Mr. Akram Khan Durrani, Chief Minister of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa at that time inaugurated the campus on 1st September, 2004. The first ever female university was established in accordance with the Frontier Women University Act 2004 (N.-W.F.P. ACT NO. VI OF 2005) No. PA/NWFP/Legis: 1/2005/2677— The Frontier Women University Bill, 2004 having been passed by the Provincial Assembly of North-West Frontier Province on the 5th October. 2004 and assented to by the Governor of the North-West Frontier Province on 7th February, 2005 is hereby published as an Act of the Provincial Legislature of the North-West Frontier Province. (First published after having received the assent of the Governor of the North-West Frontier Province in the Gazette of the N. W.F.P. (Extraordinary), dated the 11th February, 2005).

Contact Information.

Phone#: +92-91-9224711


Fax: +92-91-9224707

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