Hamdard University

country rank  51
world rank  6996

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University Overview

Founded in 1991, Hamdard University is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the urban setting of the metropolis of Karachi (population range of over 5,000,000 inhabitants), Sindh. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Islamabad. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Higher Education Commission, Pakistan, Hamdard University (HU) is a small (uniRank enrollment range: 5,000-5,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Hamdard University (HU) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 28 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name جامعۂ ہمدرد
Acronym HU
Founded 1991
Motto In pursuit of Excellence
Colours Green and white

University Location

Address Madinat al- Hikmah, Hakim Mohammad Said Road
Karachi (population range: over 5,000,000)
74600 Sindh
T +92 (21) 36440017
F +92 (21) 6440018
Other locations Islamabad

Study Areas and Degree Levels

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Yearly Tuition Range

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Undergraduate Postgraduate
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University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Not available
Admission Office Hamdard University, Madinat al- Hikmah, Hakim Mohammad Said Road,
Karachi 74600
+92 (21)36440041

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 5,000-5,999
Academic Staff 400-499
Control Type Private
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Continuous
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

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


Institutional Accreditation

Higher Education Commission, Pakistan

Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • Pakistan Medical and Dental Council PMDC
  • Pakistan Engineering Council PEC
  • National Business Education Accreditation Council NBEAC-National Computing Education Accreditation Council NCEAC
  • Pakistan Bar Council PBC
  • National Council For Tibb NCT
  • National Accreditation Council for Teachers Education NACTE
  • Pharmacy Council of Pakistan PCP

Memberships and Affiliations

  • Pakistan Engineering Council (PEC)

Academic Structure


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Site last updated: Monday, 14 October 2019