Quaid-i-Azam University

country rank  12
world rank  3439

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University Overview

Established in 1965, Quaid-i-Azam University is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the large city of Islamabad (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants), Islamabad CT. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Higher Education Commission, Pakistan, Quaid-i-Azam University (QAU) is a medium-sized (uniRank enrollment range: 7,000-7,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Quaid-i-Azam University (QAU) 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 جامعہ قائداعظم
Acronym QAU
Founded 1965
Motto And he to whom wisdom is granted receiveth indeed a benefit overflowing

University Location

Address PO Box 1090
Islamabad (population range: 1,000,000-5,000,000)
45320 Islamabad CT
T +92 (51) 921 9877
F +92 (51) 921 9888

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 Not reported
Admission Rate Not reported
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Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 7,000-7,999
Academic Staff 200-299
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Go to Quaid-i-Azam University's Library
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Not reported
Distance Learning Not reported


Institutional Accreditation

Higher Education Commission, Pakistan

Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • Government of Pakistan
  • Pakistan Medical and Dental Council PMDC

Memberships and Affiliations

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

Academic Structure


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Site last updated: Monday, 14 October 2019