Founded in 1963, National Defence 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. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Karachi, Lahore, Quetta. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Higher Education Commission, Pakistan, National Defence University (NDU) is a very small (uniRank enrollment range: 1,000-1,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. National Defence University (NDU) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 55 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 60-70% making this Pakistani higher education organization a somewhat selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment. NDU also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, sport facilities and/or activities, financial aids and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, as well as administrative services.
|Name||National Defence University|
|Motto||Taught man that which he knew not (Al-Quran 30:96:5)
|Colours||Green and white|
|Address||Shaheen Chowk, E-9
Islamabad (population range: 1,000,000-5,000,000)
44000 Islamabad CT
|T||+92 (51) 9260651|
|F||+92 (51) 9263479|
|Other locations||Karachi, Lahore, Quetta|
|Local students Local student||Not reported||0-1,000 US$
|International students Int'l student||Not reported||over 20,000 US$
|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 Office||Admission Office, National Defence University, E-9
+92 (51) 9260651
Institutional Accreditation or Recognition
Higher Education Commission, Pakistan
Year of first Accreditation
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