University Rankings

The Higher Education Commission, Islamabad issued the ranking of Pakistani universities for the year 2012. The universities were ranked in categories that included an overall ranking category, engineering, medical, business education, Computer Science /IT, Agriculture / Veterinary, Arts & Design and a General Category.

This ranking is reproduced below for those interested in it. You can click the link and follow to know more details about each university:

Overall Ranking:


  1. Pakistan Institute of Engineering & Applied Sciences, Islamabad
  2. National University of Sciences and Technology, Islamabad
  3. Ghulam Ishaq Khan Institute of Engineering Sciences & Technology, Topi
  4. University of Engineering and Technology- Lahore
  5. University of Engineering and Technology-Taxila
  6. Institute of Space Technology, Islamabad
  7. KPK University of Engineering and Technology
  8. Mehran University of Engineering & Technology, Jamshoro
  9. NED University of Engineering & Technology, Karachi
  10. Air University, Islamabad
  11. National Textile University, Faisalabad
  12. Quaid-e-Awam University of Engineering, Science & Technology, Nawabshah
  13. Balochistan University of Engg & Technology, Khuzdar
  14. Sir Syed University of Engineering & Technology, Karachi
  15. Mirpur University of Science & Technology, AJ&K
  16. Dawood College of Engineering & Technology, Karachi


  1. National College of Arts, Lahore
  2. Indus Valley School of Art and Architecture, Karachi