Punjab University PU Lahore

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  • Contact (042) 99233132
  • Address University colony, campus bridge.canal road, Lahore, Pakistan.

The University of Punjab is one of the leading public sector universities in Pakistan. The university was established in 1882 and since then it has been providing research based higher education to a number of students. The university comprises of different campuses throughout the Punjab province. The university is home to a large number of students, which is why the university offers morning and evening shifts. To provide education, the university has more than 1,000 teaching staff and has more than 45,678 on campus students enrolled.

The university has a number of affiliations to maintain the standard of education in every department. Some of the affiliations include:

  • Pakistan Engineering Council 
  • Pharmacy Council of Pakistan
  • Pakistan Bar Council
  • Pakistan Council for Architects and Town Planners
  • Association with Commonwealth Universities of the United Kingdom

Study Programs 

A variety of academic programs are being offered at the University of Punjab. Some of the departments that offer undergraduate and graduate degree programs are mentioned below.

  • Faculty of Agricultural Sciences
  • Faculty of Arts and Humanities
  • Faculty of Behavioral and Social Sciences
  • Faculty of Business, Economics and Administrative Sciences
  • Faculty of Chemical and Materials Engineering
  • Faculty of Commerce
  • Faculty of Education

Admission Requirements 

The admissions granted at the University of Punjab are solely on a merit basis. There are different requirements for different academic programs. The admission requirements for the undergraduate courses at the University of Punjab include an intermediate or equivalent education with a minimum grade of 50%. However, the admission requirements for the graduate degree programs include a minimum of 16 years of education with a first division or a 2.5 CGPA. The candidate has to appear for the graduate assessment test and interview conducted by the concerned department.


The University of Punjab offers a large number of scholarships to facilitate students throughout the country. Some of the scholarships offered to students are mentioned below. 

  • EHSAAS Undergraduate Scholarships
  • HEC Need Based 
  • PEEF Scholarships
  • Scholarship for minorities students acquiring Higher Education
  • Educational Scholarships for Pakistani Students
  • Beef fully funded scholarship
  • Fulbright scholarship
  • Punjab Education Endowment Fund
  • ZAKAT & USHR Scholarship
  • Shahbaz Sharif Merit Scholarships (SSMS)
  • TABEER Scholarships Program Punjab
  • Diya Pakistan Scholarship
  • British Council Scholarship

Research Facility

University of Punjab is a research based university that is why it includes different research centers. Some of the research centers at the university include:

  • Business Incubation center Research
  • Research in Centre for Applied Molecular Biology (CAMB)
  • Center for Research in Ergonomics
  • Centre for Leadership and Decision Making
  • Center of Research for Allied Health Sciences

Students and Alumni

The University of Punjab welcomes a number of international students and offer some of the academic programs. The university provides scholarships opportunities to the student’s native of SAARC. The scholarships are strictly provided on merit basis. The countries that are included for the scholarships are:

  • Nepal
  • Bangladesh
  • India
  • Sri Lanka
  • Bhuttan
  • Myanmar

Career Opportunities

The University of Punjab is one the well-acknowledged university in Pakistan. Due to the proven academic excellence over the years the university result in the diverse career opportunities for graduates. 


  • According to the QS Worl

Key Persons at University of Punjab

Name Designation Contact Details
Prof Dr. Asghar Zaidi Vice Chancellor Telephone: 0092-42-99231099, 0092-42-99211612
Email: vc@pu.edu.pk
Dr. Ahmed Islam Registrar Telephone: 0092-42-99231102, 2-42-99231104
Email: registrar@pu.edu.pk


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PU Rankings

  • Overall Ranking 3
  • Google Ranking 4.1
    Facebook Ranking 3.2
    ilmkidunya Ranking 2.4

PU Contact Information

  • University colony, campus bridge.canal road, Lahore, Pakistan.

  • Contact # (042) 99233132

  • Emailinfocell@pu.edu.pk

  • Websitewww.pu.edu.pk

PU Administration

Dr. Zahoor-ul-Haq Vice-Chancellor
  • Pro Vice ChancellorZahid Ali Khan Marwat
  • Provost Muhammad Idrees
  • DeanProf. Dr. Niaz Muhammad
    Prof. Dr. Zahid Ali Khan Marwat

Admissions in Punjab University PU Lahore View All Admissions

  • Admission Announced17-Nov-2023
  • Last Date to Apply21-Nov-2023

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Course & Programs Offered

  • Punjab University PU Lahore offers more than 413 course and programs in folowing disciplines and study levels.

  • Diploma & Certificates



    M. Phil

    Ph. D

  • Above list of programs is created based on data with us. More details on these programs can be found at the institution’s own website.

  • Some of the programs Punjab University PU Lahore offers include courses like

    Post-Doctoral Studies Post Graduate/Advance Diploma in Organizational Psychology B.Ed BS (Disaster Management) M.Sc. (Hons.) Agriculture (Animals Sciences) M.Sc. (Hons.) Agriculture (Entomology) MPhil Artificial Intelligence M.Phil Chemistry PhD (Agriculture) Mycology PhD (Agriculture) Plant Pathology

    & more.

PU Fee Structure

Find our latest fee structure that Punjab University PU Lahore has in place for various study programs. Find below fee structures for some programs.

  • B.Ed1st Semester Fee 12565/-
  • MS Business Education MBE1st Semester Fee 12565/-
  • MPhil Philosophy19,925

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    Faisal Khan

    01 Oct 2020

    2ndly sir ye k associate degree of arts k private students 2021 men combined axam de skty hn.aor kimdaly sallybus ya course k baray b btayee, same Ba wala hi ha ya changing ha assciate degree of arts ka.... thank u

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    Faisal Khan

    01 Oct 2020

    dear sir, kindaly associate degree of arts punjab uni as private student registration krai thi next process k baray inform kren. aor ADB arts k private stidents next year exam de skty hn

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    Saeed Ahmed

    28 Sep 2020

    sir ba k exame kb ho gey iub univrcity k

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    Malik Sheheryar

    28 Sep 2020

    Information about the exams of B.Com part 1 in 2020

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    Nazir Aziz

    27 Sep 2020

    Dear Sir I want to know when will the admission of DPT (Doctor of Physical Therapy) will open.

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    Muhammad Huzaifa

    23 Sep 2020

    Bs.c Engineer

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    Amir Ali

    23 Sep 2020

    Sir : BA Online exam 2020 ka result kab anouce hona ha

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    M. Aftab

    08 Jan 2020

    Aslam o alaikum sir? Plz tell me k M. A urdu part-2 k admission kb open hon gy?

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    01 Jan 2020

    Pu ba supply result january ke 11 ko a rha hai?

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    Muhammad Usman Goraya

    30 Dec 2019

    السلام علیکم بھائی میں نے 29 نومبر کو ایم اے کے داخلے کے لیے فیس جمع کروائی تھی ابھی تک رجسٹریشن کارڈ نہیں آیا مہربانی فرما کر رہنمائی کریں

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