Bahauddin Zakariya University

country rank  15
world rank  4201

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University Overview

Established in 1975, Bahauddin Zakariya University is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the large city of Multan (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants), Punjab. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Layyah. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Higher Education Commission, Pakistan, Bahauddin Zakariya University (BZU) is a large (uniRank enrollment range: 20,000-24,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Bahauddin Zakariya University (BZU) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details.

University Identity

Name بہاؤالدین زکریا یونیورسٹی
Acronym BZU
Founded 1975
Motto Knowledge Is Power

University Location

Address Bosan Road
Multan (population range: 1,000,000-5,000,000)
60800 Punjab
T +92 (61) 921 0071
F +92 (61) 921 0098
Other locations Layyah

Degree Levels & Study Areas

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Yearly Tuition Range

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Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local student Not reported Not reported
Int'l student Not reported Not reported

University Admissions

Gender Admission Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Admission Selection Not reported
Admission Rate Not reported
Admission Office


Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 20,000-24,999
Academic Staff Total Faculty Range 700-799
Control Type Control Type Public
Entity Type Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Academic Calendar Continuous
Campus Setting Not reported
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library University Library Yes Go to Bahauddin Zakariya University's Library
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities Not reported
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Not reported
Distance Learning Not reported


Institutional Accreditation or Recognition
Higher Education Commission, Pakistan

Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • Government of the Punjab
  • Pakistan Engineering Council (PEC)


  • Federation of the Universities of the Islamic World (FUIW)

Academic Structure


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Site last updated: Tuesday, 9 October 2018