Riphah International University

country rank  23
world rank  4925

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University Overview

Established in 1995, Riphah International University is a non-profit private 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. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Lahore, Faisalabad. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Higher Education Commission, Pakistan, Riphah International University (RIU) is a medium-sized (uniRank enrollment range: 7,000-7,999 students) coeducational higher education institution formally affiliated with the Islamic religion. Riphah International University (RIU) 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 23 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 40-50% making this Pakistani higher education organization a averagely selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name
Name رفاہ انٹرنیشنل یونیورسٹی
Acronym RIU
Founded 1995
Motto Islamic Values - International Standards
Colours Blue and maroon

University Location

Address Hajj Complex Road, Sector I-14
Islamabad (population range: 1,000,000-5,000,000)
46000 Islamabad CT
Pakistan
T +92 (51) 111 510 510
F +92 (51) 546 9636
Other locations Lahore, Faisalabad

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 Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Admission Rate 40-50%
Admission Office Haj Complex, I-14
Islamabad 46000
+92 (51) 5469641-47

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 7,000-7,999
Academic Staff Total Faculty Range 500-599
Control Type Control Type Private
Entity Type Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation Islamic Islamic

Facilities and Services

Library University Library Yes Go to Riphah International University'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
2001


Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • Government of Pakistan
  • Pakistan Medical and Dental Council (PMDC)
  • Pakistan Pharmacy Council (PPC)
  • Pakistan Engineering Council (PEC)

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Academic Structure

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Site last updated: Tuesday, 9 October 2018