University of Health Sciences Lahore

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  • Contact 042-9231304-09, 111
  • Address University of Health Sciences, Khayaban-e-Jamia Punjab, Lahore-54600

The University of Health Sciences is an internationally renowned, student-focused research university with an emphasis on health care development. The university was situated in Lahore in 2002. Since its foundation, the university has aimed to provide quality education in the fields of medicine and dentistry. The university holds great importance when it comes to private and public medical colleges in Punjab. There are almost 128 public and private sector medical colleges that are affiliated with the University of Health Sciences.

The University provides the facility of a library as the resource center from where students can access the digital library of the Higher Education Commission that consists of 40,000 online books and 23,000 online journals with abstracts and full texts. The University of Health Sciences is also responsible for conducting the Medical and Dental College Admission Test, a compulsory requirement for admission to any medical college. The institution formed partnerships with various international institutes within a short interval of time after its formation. The affiliations of the University of Health Sciences include the following.

  • Higher Education Commission of Pakistan

  • Pakistan Medical and Dental Council

  • Pakistan Nursing Council

  • Pharmacy Council of Pakistan

  • College of Physicians and Surgeons Pakistan

  • Several prominent international collaborations include the following. 

  • University of Liverpool

  • University of Glasgow

  • Duke University

  • University of Nottingham

  • Center of Disease Control (CDC) United States

Study Programs:

There are 20 different departments at the University of Health Science that include undergraduate and post graduate degree programs. The departments that are working under the jurisdiction of the University of Health Sciences include the following:

  • Microbiology Department

  • Nursing & Post Graduate Education Department

  • Pharmacology Department

  • Physiology Department

  • Anatomy Department

  • Institute of Biomedical & Allied Health Sciences

  • Physiology Department

  • Oral Pathology Department

  • Biochemistry Department

  • Human Genetics & Molecular Biology Department

  • Hematology Department

  • Immunology Department

  • Public Health Department

  • Medical Education Department

  • Centre for Happiness and Well-Being

  • Morbid Anatomy & Histopathology Department

  • Forensic Sciences Department

  • Chemical Pathology Department

  • I.L.E.M UHS

  • Oral Biology Department

  • Behavioral Sciences

  • Family Medicine Department

Admission Requirements:

The admission requirements of different academic programs vary. However, the basic admission requirements include the following.

Admission requirements for undergraduate:

  • Pre-Medical or relevant degree with a minimum marks of 50%.

  • The Medical and Dental College Admission Test with minimum marks of 50%. 

Admission requirements for graduates:

  • 60% in previous academic record and relevant experience qualifications.

  • Graduate assessment test/ Entry Test

  • An interview are conducted by the relevant department.

Research Facility:

The University of Health Sciences, Lahore is a research-oriented university and includes the Offices of Research, Innovation, and Commercialization (ORIC). The center enhances research quality and competitiveness, and it also promotes innovation and commercialization. Since its inception, its mission has been to do highly pertinent research that addresses major health issues and raises people's quality of life. Currently, the university is focused on 183 areas for research work that include the gradually rising diseases like diabetes, cancer and its types, infertility, tuberculosis, asthma, hepatitis B and C, and renal and liver disorders.

Students and Alumni:

Due to its academic excellence, the university holds around 106,916 undergraduate and 9,157 graduate students. The students of the University of Health Sciences are spread all around the country as the university holds several affiliations with all the public and private sector universities in the country.

Career Opportunities:

The Office of Research Innovation and Commercialization (ORIC) has established a career counselling and placement center. The center was established for graduates as it aims to organize different campaigns, career fairs, and workshops. The workshops arranged by the center put emphasis on the professional development of students by enhancing their confidence and communication skills. It also provides different internships and job opportunities.


  • It was placed second in national university rankings in medical and health sciences universities by the Higher Education Commission of Pakistan. 

  • University of Health Sciences was ranked eighth in 'Overall Top Ten Higher Education Institutions' category of universities in Pakistan.

  • The University of Health Sciences (UHS) has been ranked among the top 700 medical universities of the world.

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UHS Contact Information

  • University of Health Sciences, Khayaban-e-Jamia Punjab, Lahore-54600

  • Contact #042-9231304-09, 111



Admissions in University of Health Sciences Lahore View All Admissions

  • Admission Announced26-Mar-2024
  • Last Date to Apply27-Mar-2024

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Course & Programs Offered

  • University of Health Sciences Lahore offers more than 103 course and programs in folowing disciplines and study levels.

  • Intermediate

    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 University of Health Sciences Lahore offers include courses like

    MDCAT MDCAT Cerificate in Medical Journalism for Editors Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) BDS Transitional Doctor of Physical Therapy MS (Orthopaedic Surgery) MS (Obst. & Gynae.) M. Phil (Chemical Pathology) M. Phil (Microbiology) PhD Anatomy PhD Biochemisty Certificate in Medical Teaching Post Graduate Certificate in General Practice

    & more.

UHS Fee Structure

Find our latest fee structure that University of Health Sciences Lahore has in place for various study programs. Find below fee structures for some programs.

  • BS Public Health1st Semester Total Fee Rs.77,000/-

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