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Six Pakistani Institutes Among World’s Top 800 Universities
University-of-Karachi
Published: Mar 9, 2016

Six Pakistan institutes of higher education are ranked among the world’s top 800 universities by Quacquarelli Symonds (QS), a British ranking agency.

Nust Islamabad ranked 501-550 while QAU was at 651-700 followed by LUMS, UET Lahore, KU and University of Lahore at 701+.

Source: dailypakistan.com.pk
Source: dailypakistan.com.pk

Nust was also ranked separately at 340 in the ‘Engineering and Technology’ category.

 

Source: nust.edu.pk
Source: nust.edu.pk

The QS rankings takes into account academic reputation (40 per cent), employer reputation (10pc), student to faculty ratio (20pc), citations per faculty (20pc), international faculty ratio (5pc) and international students (5pc). The methodology aims to assess research, teaching, employability and internationalisation.