University of Peshawar

country rank  37
world rank  5972

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University Overview

Established in 1950, University of Peshawar is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the large city of Peshawar (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants), Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Baragali Summer Campus, Abbottabad. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Higher Education Commission, Pakistan, University of Peshawar (UOP) is a medium-sized (uniRank enrollment range: 9,000-9,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. University of Peshawar (UOP) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), 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 68 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 50-60% making this Pakistani higher education organization a averagely selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name
Acronym UOP
Founded 1950
Motto O my Lord! Advance me in Knowledge

University Location

Address Jamrud Road
Peshawar (population range: 1,000,000-5,000,000)
25120 Khyber Pakhtunkhwa
Pakistan
T +92 (91) 921 6469
F +92 (91) 921 6470
Other locations Baragali Summer Campus, Abbottabad

Degree Levels & Study Areas


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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local student 0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
Int'l student 0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Admission Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Admission Selection Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Admission Rate 50-60%
Admission Office Director Admissions
Peshawar 25120
+92 (91) 921 6477

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 9,000-9,999
Academic Staff Total Faculty Range 500-599
Control Type Control Type Public
Entity Type Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Academic Calendar Continuous
Campus Setting Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library University Library Yes Go to University of Peshawar's Library
Housing University Housing and Accommodation Yes
Sport Facilities University Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids University Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Study Abroad and International Exchange Programs Yes
Distance Learning Not reported

Accreditation

Institutional Accreditation or Recognition
Higher Education Commission, Pakistan


Year of first Accreditation
1950


Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • Government of Khyber Pakhtoonkhwa
  • Pakistan Medical and Dental Council (PMDC)
  • National Computing Education Accreditation Council (NCEAC)

Affiliations

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Site last updated: Wednesday, 14 November 2018