Pakistan Karachi Best Universities

Today on request by our many visitors from Pakistan, a ‘The Best University’ special report on Universities and colleges in Karachi, the biggest city in Pakistan and, according to wikipedia, a Mayor hub for Higher Education in South Asia. That is quite a claim, so let’s look into the educational institutions that this city hast to boast.
Al ranking information is this topic is based on the ranking list of the Higher Education Commission, Pakistan (HEC)

What they look at:
Students (17%) Facilities (15%) Finances (15%) Faculty (27%) Research (26%)

What they came up with for Karachi:
We first look into the business / I.T. Studies
1. Institute of Business Administration (IBA), Karachi
2. Shaheed Zulfikar Ali Bhutto Institute of Sci. & Tech. Karachi
3. Iqra University, Defence View, Karachi
4. Institute of Business Management (IBM), Karachi
5. Karachi Institute of Economic & Technology (KIET), Karachi

So this is the top 5 of Karachi Business and I.T, Universities. It is interesting to note that, although the majority of business schools is situated in Karachi, the number one institute in Pakistan is, according to the HEC, not located in this city, but in Lahore. This is the Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS).

Other categories:
The city of Karachi, Pakistan, has its strong point in Business and IT related studies, according to the website of Higher Education Commission (HEC). The city has universities and institutes specializing in other areas though that end up high in the ranking:

  • Aga Khan University (AKU) - Number 1 on Health studies in Pakistan
  • University of Karachi - Number 2 in the category General
  • NED University of Engg. & Technology - Number 10 on Engineering
  • Textile Institute of Pakistan (TIP) - Number 2 on Arts and Design

We hope that this information will help our visitors to find their way in the Karachi University environment. If you want to read more about the general university ranking in Pakistan, also take a look at our topic on the H.E.S. Pakistan University rankings

If you are searching for more information on the above Universities in Karachi, or of you want to see which other mayor institutes can be found in this city, take a look at the karachi section of Pakistan University

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