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
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
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
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:
- Sri Lanka
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.
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Key Persons at University of Punjab
|Prof Dr. Asghar Zaidi
Telephone: 0092-42-99231099, 0092-42-99211612
|Dr. Ahmed Islam
Telephone: 0092-42-99231102, 2-42-99231104
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PU Contact Information
University colony, campus bridge.canal road, Lahore, Pakistan.
Contact # (042) 99233132
- Pro Vice ChancellorZahid Ali Khan Marwat
- Provost Muhammad Idrees
DeanProf. Dr. Niaz Muhammad
Prof. Dr. Zahid Ali Khan Marwat
Course & Programs Offered
Punjab University PU Lahore offers more than 413 course and programs in folowing disciplines and study levels.
Diploma & Certificates
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 likePost-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
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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