Universities play vital role in the development of any country. But in Pakistan the importance of medical universities is ignoring which is really alarming situation of today. Pakistan has very rare quality and standard medical initiations despite plenty of institutions are being established in recent few years throughout the country. We are going to give you details of top 05 medical universities in Pakistan according to Higher Education Commissioner (HEC).
Agha Khan University:
The Agha Khan University was created in 1983 as the first ever private Pakistani university. Agha Khan University is located in Karachi. There are many departments in Agha Khan University and many institutions are available in it but in the field of health science Agha Khan University has gained name. Therefore Agha Khan University is one of the top universities of Pakistan that provides quality medical education. Agha Khan University has established many campuses in other developed countries like East Africa, United Kingdom, Kenya Uganda and etc.
University of Health and Sciences Lahore:
University of Health and Sciences has 2nd rank in Pakistan. This university was established in the month of October 2002. University of Health and Sciences Lahore is recognized internationally due its quality and standardized education system. The main purpose of this university is to provide medical based graduate and post graduate degrees to students. At this moment University of Health and Sciences Lahore offering following programs to students that are
- BSc Nursing and
- D Pharmacy
Moreover this university offers 16 different kinds of programs.
Dow University of Health and Sciences:
Dow University of Health and Sciences was found on 27th December 2003 and is located in Karachi. This university is also affiliated with HEC. Dow University of Health and Sciences has 3rd rank in Pakistan. This university is offering graduate and post graduate programs. Moreover many workshops are also being running under the supervision of Dow University of Health and Sciences.
This is another university located in the province of Sindh. Isra University was established in 1997 and situated in Hyderabad. The name of university was taken from an NGO (Non-Government Organization). According to HEC Isra University is on 4th position. There are four other institutions that are giving education under supervision of Isra University.
Zia Ud Medical University:
Ziaa Ud Din Medical University was being created in 1950. It has 5th position according the sources of HEC. Different kind of education is being offered here such as faculty of Medicine, Pharmacy, Engineering, dental surgery.