HEC Recognized Campuses

Higher Education Commission (HEC) only recognizes the campuses of Public and Private sector Universities/Degree Awarding Institutes listed here:

Total No. of Campuses (Both Public and Private) = 79+33= 112

PUBLIC SECTOR UNIVERSITIES/DEGREE AWARDING INSTITUTIONS – Campuses

Total: 79

Federal Territory ​ ​
S. NoUniversity/DAICampuses Location
1COMSATS Institute of Information Technology,  Islamabad
  • Abbottabad
  • Attock
  • Lahore
  • Wah
  • Vehari
  • Sahiwal
2Federal Urdu University of Arts, Sciences & Technology, Islamabad
  • Karachi
3National University of Modern Language (NUML), Islamabad
  • Lahore
  • Faisalabad
  • Peshawar
  • Multan
  • Karachi
  • Hyderabad
  • Quetta
4National College of Arts (NCA), Lahore
  • Rawalpindi
4Bahria University, Islamabad
  • Karachi
  • Lahore
5Air University, Islamabad
  • Multan
  • Kamra
6Virtual University of Pakistan, Lahore
(Study Centers)
  • Islamabad
  • Rawalpindi
  • DG Khan
  • Faisalabad
  • Gujranwala
  • Multan
  • Sahiwal
  • Badin
  • Ghotki
  • Karachi
  • Pashin
  • Peshawar
  • Muzaffargarh
  • Hyderabad
  • Jhelum
7Karakorum International University (KIU), Gilgit Baltistan
  • Hunza
  • Diamer (Chilas)
  • Ghizer
​8
​National Textile University (NTU), Faisalabad
  • ​Karachi
​9
National University of Science & Technology (NUST), Islamabad
  • ​Quetta

    Program allowed:

    • BE-Civil Engineering (subject to aprpoval of PEC)
    • BS Computer Science
​10
​​Institute of Space & Technology (IST), Islamabad
  • ​​KICSIT Kahauta
  • Karachi

Punjab​ ​

S. NoUniversity/DAICampuses Location
1University of Engineering and Technology (UET), Lahore
  • Kalashah Kako
  • Faisalabad
  • Rachna College,  Gujranwala
  • Narrowal
2University of Punjab, Lahore
  • Gujranwala
  • Jehlum 
3Lahore College of Women University (LCWU), Lahore
  • Jhang (merged as Constiutent College of University of Jhang w.e.f. 31-8-2020)
4University of Education, Lahore
  • Okara(upgraded to full fledged University w.e.f. 01-04--2016)
  • DG Khan
  • Faisalabad
  • Joharabad
  • Multan
  • Vehari
  • Attock
5University of Veterinary & Animal Sciences (UVAS), Lahore
  • Patoki
  • Jhang
6Bahauddin Zakarai University (BZU), Multan
  • Layyah
7Islamia University, Bahawalpur
  • Rahim Yar Khan
  • Bahawalnagar
8University of Engineering & Technology (UET), Taxila
  • Chakwal
9University of Agriculture  (UAF),  Faisalabad
  • Toba Tek Singh
  • Depalpur
  • Burewala
10University of Gujrat, Gujrat
  • Lahore
  • Sialkot (upgraded to University of Sailkot w.e.f 20-3-2018)
  • Narrowal  (upgraded to University of Narowal w.e.f 20-3-2018)
  • Rawalpindi (upgraded to Rawalpindi Women University w.e.f. 13-8-2019)
11.Government College University (GCU), Faisalabad
  • Layyah
  • Sahiwal
12.University of Sargodha, Sargodha
  • Bhakkar
  • Mianwali

(Admissions  in Following Campuses have been stopped w.e.f. Fall 2018 & operations of these campuses have been permanently shut down).

  • Lahore
  • Mandi Bahauddin
  • Gujranwala
  • Faisalabad (Women)
  • Lyallpur

 

Sindh

​ ​
S. NoUniversity/DAICampuses Location
1University of Sindh, Jamshoro
  • Mirpur Khas
  • Badin
  • Dadu
2Mehran University of Engineering & Technology, Jamshoro
  • Khairpur
3Shah Abdul Latif University, Khairpur
  • Shikarpur (upgraded to Shaikh Ayaz University, Shikarpur w.e.f. 07-6-2018)
  • Ghotki
  • Shahdadkot
4Quaid-i-Awan University of Engineering & Technology, Nawabshah
  • Larkana
5Shaheed Benazir Bhutto University, Shaheed Benazirabad
  • Naushahro Feroze
​6​The Sukkur IBA University
  • ​Kandkot
​7
​Sindh Agriculture University, Tandojam
  • ​Umerkot

 

Khyber Pakhtunkhwa

​ ​
S. NoUniversity/DAICampuses Location
1University of Engineering & Technology (UET), Peshawar
  • Abbottabad
  • Swat
  • Mardan (upgraded to the status of full fledged University w.e.f. 20-07-2018)
  • Bannu
  • Jalozai
  • Kohat
2Shaheed Benazir Bhutto University, Sheringal, District Dir (Upper)
  • Wari
​3​University of Swat, Swat
  • ​Shangla
​4
​Kohat University of Sciencce & Technology (KUST), Kohat
  • ​Hangu
​5​Gomal University, Dera Ismail Khan
  • ​Tank
​6
​Hazara University, Manshera
  • Battagram​

​ ​Balochistan
S. No. 
University/DAI
Campus Location
​1
University of Turbat
  • Gawadar
  • Pangjur
2
​Sardar Bahadur Khan Women University, Quetta
  • ​Pishin
  • Noshki
  • Khuzdar
​3
​Balochistan University of Information Technology, Engineering and Management Sciences (BUITEMS), Quetta
  • University College of Zhob​
Azad Jammu & Kashmir
​ ​
​1
​University of Poonch, Rawalakot
  • Kahuta Haveli​
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PRIVATE SECTOR UNIVERSITIES/DEGREE AWARDING INSTITUTES – Campuses 

Total: 36

S. NoUniversity/DAICampuses Location
1University of Lahore, Lahore
  • Islamabad (Intake stopped after Fall 2019)
  • Sargodha
  • Gujrat (Intake stopped after Fall 2019)
2Preston University, Kohat
  • Islamabad (Admissions allowed w.e.f. 09-9-020)
  • Peshawar (Admissions stopped)
  • Lahore (Admissions stopped)
3SZABIST, Karachi
  • Islamabad
  • Larkana
  • Dubai
  • Hyderabad
4Sarhad University of Science & Information Technology, Peshawar (Campus and Distance Education Centres)
  • Ras-Al-Khaimah, UAE (Campus)

  • Admissions are allowed through Distance Education mode only at approved Distance Education Centers (DEC’s) of Islamabad and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa for undergraduate degree programs in arts, humanities, social sciences, education, business and commerce only:
  • Comwave Institute of Information Technology, F-8 Markaz, Islamabad.
  • National Textile Institute (NTI), Main Park Road, Lane # 7, Chak Shehzad, Islamabad  
  • Islamabad Federal College (IFC), Plaza # 154, St. No # 30, I&T Center, G-9/1, Islamabad.
  • Abbott Group of Colleges,
     Islamabad Expressway, Near TM CNG Station, Khanapul, Islamabad.
  • College of Business & Technologies, Comsats University Road, Mandian, Abbottabad.
  • Comwave Institute of Sciences & I.T Opposite New China Market, Near Noor Surgical Hospital, D-Stop, Abbottabad Road, Haripur.
  • Abbott Group of Colleges,
    Adjacent Zarai Taraqiati Bank, P.O Jhangi, Mansehra Road, Abbottabad. 
  • Abbott Group of Colleges,
    Opposite WAPDA Grid Station, Near Dhangri Chowk, Shahra-E-Resham, Mansehra.
  • Comwave Institute of Sciences & I.T, Near Sultan Plaza, Supply Area, Mansehra Road, Abbottabad.
  • ANSI Institute of Education, Science &Technology (AIMS), Nowshera Road, Mardan.    
  • Institute of Education & Management Sciences, University Road, D.I. Khan
  • Bannu Institute of Education, Science &Technology (BEST), Kacharey Road, Bannu.
  • Al Noor College of Engineering & Technology, Rawalpindi Road, Near Bypass Bridge, Opposite U.E.T Campus, Kohat.
  • Swabi Engineering College of Technology (SECT), Ahmadabad, Shah Mansoor, Swabi.
  • College of Business & I.T, Khaar Road, Opposite Saddam Petrol Pump, College Colony, Batkhela.
  • Chakdara Polytechnic Institute, G.T Road, Amir Abad, Chakdara Distt: Dir (L)
  • Dir College of Science & Technology, Saddo, Timergara, Dir Lower.
  • Saidu Polytechnic Institute,
    Park Avenue, College Colony, Saidu Sharif, Swat.
  • Indus Polytechnic Institute,
    G.T Road, Odigram, Swat.
5ISRA University, Hyderabad
  • Islamabad
  • Karachi
6IQRA University, Karachi
  • Islamabad
  • Quetta
7National University of Computer and Emerging Sciences, Islamabad (FAST)
  • Lahore
  • Karachi
  • Peshawar
  • Chiniot
8Abasyn University, Peshawar
  • Islamabad
9Hamdard University, Karachi
  • Islamabad (Admission Banned for Spring, 2018)
10National College of Business Administration & Economics, Lahore
  • Multan
  • Bahawalpur (Intake stopped after Fall 2019)
  • Rahim Yar Khan (Intake stopped after Fall 2019)
11Qurtuba University of Science and Information Technology, Dera Ismail Khan
  • Peshawar 
12University of Management & Technology, Lahore
  • Sialkot
13The Riphah International University, Rawalpindi
  • Lahore
  • Faisalabad
  • Malakand (up till Fall 2020)
14Al-Hamd Islamic University, Quetta
  • Islamabad
15Greenwich University, Karachi
  • Mauritius
16Hajvery University, Lahore
  • Sheikhupura (Admissions stopped)
17Aga Khan University, Karachi
  • Institute For the Study of Muslim Civilizations, London
​18​Foundation University, Islamabad
  • ​Sialkot

(Admissions allowed in undergraduate degree programs in the field of Management Sciences, Software Engineering/Computer Science)

19​Iqra National University, Peshawar
  • ​Swat
​20
​Ilma University, Karachi
  • ​Gulshan Campus (intake allowed in undergraduare degree program in the department of Business Administration w.e.f. 13-05-2020 to 31-12-2021
​21
​Zia uddin University, Karachi
  • Sukkur​
​22
​Karachi Institute of Economics & Technology  (KIET), Karachi
  • City Campus Karachi​