NDU University at ndu.edu.pk

country rank  68
world rank  7936

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University Overview

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.

University Identity

Name
Acronym NDU
Founded 1963
Motto Taught man that which he knew not (Al-Quran 30:96:5)
Colours Green and white

University Location

Address Shaheen Chowk, E-9
Islamabad (population range: 1,000,000-5,000,000)
44000 Islamabad CT
Pakistan
T +92 (51) 9260651
F +92 (51) 9263479
Other locations Karachi, Lahore, Quetta

Degree Levels & Study Areas


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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate
Postgraduate
Local student Not reported 0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
Int'l student Not reported over 20,000 US$
(14,700 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 60-70%
Admission Office Admission Office, National Defence University, E-9
Islamabad 44000
+92 (51) 9260651

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 1,000-1,999
Academic Staff Total Faculty Range 50-99
Control Type Control Type Public
Entity Type Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library University Library Yes Go to National Defence University's Library
Housing Not reported
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
2007


Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • Government of Pakistan

Affiliations

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Academic Structure

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