Top 10 Best Engineering Universities in Pakistan 2018
Engineering is an admired profession. Higher Education Commission (HEC) of Pakistan has announced the ranking of top Engineering universities. To get admission in top ranked engineering universities students have to work hard. Pakistan Engineering Council (PEC) is the regulatory authority under which all universities work. There are different fields of Engineering that are taught by different Engineering universities i.e. Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Software Engineering, Civil Engineering, Chemical Engineering, and Textile Engineering. A lot of students from Sri Lanka, Bangla Desh, Egypt, and from many other African countries prefer engineering courses from Pakistan. A variety of degrees are offered by below these Pakistani universities. The list of top universities is given as under:-
- National University of Science & Technology (NUST)
- Pakistan Institute of Engineering and Applied Sciences (PIEAS)
- Ghulam Ishaq Khan Institute of Engineering Sciences & Technology, Khyber Pakhtoon Khwa
- Institute of Space Technology, Islamabad
- University of Engineering & Technology, Lahore
- Mehran University of Eng. & Technology, Jamshoro
- The University of Engineering. & Technology, Peshawar
- Air University, Islamabad
- University of Engineering and Technology Taxila
- National Textile University, Faisalabad
National University of Science & Technology (NUST):
National University of Sciences and Technology is one of the top ranking University according to HEC. It is a public research university situated in Islamabad, Pakistan. It also has subordinate campuses present in different cities of Pakistan. National University of Sciences and Technology (NUST) was established in 1991 in order to enhance higher education within the country and to meet the growing needs of 21st century. The university is also providing education in the field of science and technology and focusing on the stable academic environment. According to subject-wise ranking, NUST is ranked among the top 300 universities in the world.
- Address:- National University of Sciences & Technology, H-12 Islamabad
- A.N +92-51-111-116-878
- Phone No. +92-51-90856885
- Email:- email@example.com
- Website: nust.pk
Pakistan Institute of Engineering & Applied Sciences (PIEAS), Islamabad
Pakistan Institute of Engineering and Applied Sciences knew as PIEAS is the leading university in the country. It is found in the Pakistan. It has solid cooperation with the American Society of Mechanical Engineers and Electronics Engineers. According to HEC ranking PIEAS is as the 4th leading university in Pakistan. The institute is spread over a wide area of about 150 acres. It also gives the facility to students to stay in the hostels at the Institute.
- Address:- Pakistan Institute of Engineering Applied Science, Lehtrar Road, Nilore, Islamabad
- A.N +92-51-111-1774-327
- Phone No. +92-51-9248600
- Email:- firstname.lastname@example.org
- Website: pieas.edu.pk
Institute of Engineering Sciences & Technology, KPK:
The Ghulam Ishaq Khan Institute of Engineering and Technology (GIK) introduced in the year of 1993. It is a private research university located in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan. GIK is among one of the top institutions ranked by the HEC, and also has a long-standing competition with the Pakistan Institute of Engineering and Applied Sciences (PIEAS). The Institute is providing excellent teaching and research environment to its students. This institute is producing graduates who can respond to the challenge of socio-economic development of the country.
- Address:- GIK Institute of Engineering Science & Technology KPK
- Phone No. 0938281026
- Email:- email@example.com
- Website: giki.edu.pk
Institute of Space Technology, Islamabad:
This University is positioned in Islamabad, Pakistan and established in 2002. It is based on a 73 acre campus on the outer edge of Islamabad. The IST established under sponsorship of Pakistan National Space Agency, and research in the fields of astronomy, and astronautics. The chartered university offers a list of comprehensive and well-designed undergraduate and graduate level courses. The state of the art campus of the IST is located at an ideal location that is away from the congestion, pollution, and distractions of the city.
- Address:- Institute of Space & Technology, Islamabad
- A.N +92-51-9075401
- Phone No. +92-51-9075403
- Email:- firstname.lastname@example.org
- Website: ist.edu.pk
UET is among the top ranked engineering universities in Pakistan, according to the Higher Education Commission of Pakistan. It was established in 1921 as the ‘Mughalpura Technical College’ and afterward, it becomes ‘Maclagan Engineering College’. UET is a public university and the governor of Punjab is the chancellor of the university and manages university functions. UET Lahore has seven faculties, covering the 23 academic departments which stressed upon the engineering, business, scientific and technological education and research. It also conducts Engineering College Admission Test (ECAT) every year.
- Address:- University of Engineering & Technology, Lahore
- U.A.N +92-42-99250201
- Phone No. +92-42-99029205
- Email:- email@example.com
- Website: uet.edu.pk
Mehran University of Eng. & Technology, Jamshoro:
It also referred as MUET. It is a public research university located in Jamshoro, in the province of Sindh, Pakistan. It was established in July 1976, as a campus of the University of Sindh, and a year later was chartered as an independent university. It was ranked as 5th top Engineering University of Pakistan by Higher Education commission.
- Address:- Mehran University of Engineering & Technology, Jamshoro
- A.N +92-22-2772250
- Phone No. +92-22-2772273
- Email:- firstname.lastname@example.org
- Website: muet.edu.pk
University of Engineering. & Technology, Peshawar:
University of Engineering and Technology was established in 1980 and started working as an independent body. It is one of the foremost institution of higher learning in Pakistan with a solid accent on the development of science and engineering Technology. The university offers undergraduate, post-graduate, and doctoral studies programs in engineering, natural and social sciences, law, philosophy, and various other academic disciplines. The University is also a member of the Association of Commonwealth Universities of the United Kingdom. The university is known for its persevering chief research in earthquake sciences and engineering management in the country.
- Address:- University of Engineering & Technology, Peshawar
- U.A.N +92-91-9216796
- Phone No. +92-91-9216798
- Email:- email@example.com
- Website: uetpeshawar.edu.pk
Air University, Islamabad:
Air University, Islamabad was established by Pakistan Air Force (PAF) in 2002. It offers programmes in undergraduate, post-graduate, and doctoral studies. It works under the management of PAF’s education command. It is an ideal university that was established by the Pakistan Air Force. It is ranked in country’s top ten universities in the Engineering and Technology by the HEC. It is affiliated with PEC and HEC of Pakistan.
- Address:- Air University Engineering, Islamabad
- A.N +92-51-926255-9
- Phone No. +92-51-2281482-4
- Email:- firstname.lastname@example.org
- Website: au.edu.pk
University of Engineering and Technology Taxila:
University of Engineering and Technology, Taxila, is located in Taxila, Punjab, Pakistan. It was established in 1975 as a campus of the University of Engineering and Technology, Lahore. The Vice-Chancellor of the University is the decision-making head and He manages the university. UET offers degree levels in all nine areas of engineering. University offers Master and Doctorate level programs at the main campus. Mechatronics and Electronics courses are also offered at the campus in Chakwal.
- Address:- University of Engineering & Technology, Taxila
- A.N +92-51-9047406
- Phone No. +92-51-9047403
- Email:- email@example.com
- Website: uettaxila.edu.pk
National Textile University, Faisalabad:
The University campus is now spread over an area of 62 Acres. The university is located on the outer edge of the city of Faisalabad and is about 12 km from the city center on Sheikhupura road. It is also affiliated by HEC of Pakistan.
- Address:- National Textile University Faisalabad, Siekhupura Road, Faisalabad
- U.A.N +92-41-9230081
- Phone No. +92-41-9230090
- Email:- firstname.lastname@example.org
- Website: ntu.edu.pk
It is concluded that there are a lot of opportunities for engineers in Pakistan. These universities offer high ranked courses that are recognized globally. The merit in such universities remains above 75% aggregate where as other universities, especially private excluding some prestigious institutions, the merit remains well below 70% aggregate.