Quaid-i-Azam University: Statistics

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#2212 of 14,160In the World
#659 of 5,829In Asia
#4 of 175In Pakistan
#1 of 18In Islamabad
#326 of 1,686For Radiochemistry
Top50%For 32 other topics

Quick Review

Enrollment
7,500
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Public-private
partnership
Highest Degree
Bachelor
Website
qau.edu.pk
Languages
English
Acceptance rate
33%*

* Quaid-i-Azam University is among the institutions that don't provide data on acceptance rates. This might happen because a university has programs where an applicant only needs to meet admission requirements to enroll and doesn't necessarily competes with others.

We estimate the above acceptance rate based on admission statistics of closely-ranked nearby universities with similar research profiles that do publish such data.

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Admissions RequirementsUniversity degree
Academic CalendarJanuary to December (January - June; July-December)
Enrollment7,500
Full time employee250
Student:staff ratio30:1

Publications & Citations

Publications
15,033
Citations
301,015

Quaid-i-Azam University majors

by publication & citation count

Chemistry
5,353 / 112,639
Physics
4,666 / 100,752
Engineering
4,108 / 83,804
Materials Science
3,217 / 65,555
Biology
2,988 / 59,006
Medicine
1,566 / 21,369
Environmental Science
1,008 / 26,053
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
711 / 6,352
Mathematics
666 / 8,663
Computer Science
622 / 7,214
Quantum and Particle physics
569 / 20,396
Chemical Engineering
549 / 9,691
Genetics
483 / 9,536
Radiochemistry
472 / 9,194
Condensed Matter Physics
454 / 5,234
Inorganic Chemistry
417 / 9,827
Atomic and Molecular physics
408 / 5,644
Demography
391 / 5,019
Organic Chemistry
377 / 9,724
Botany
361 / 8,353
Nanotechnology
342 / 11,037
Statistics
328 / 3,317
Economics
314 / 3,246
Pharmacy
292 / 3,068
Psychology
282 / 1,797
Optical Engineering
275 / 3,384
Biochemistry
265 / 6,669
Environmental Chemistry
265 / 10,849
Pharmacology
257 / 4,309
Bioinformatics and Computational biology
218 / 2,744
Nutrition and Food Science
209 / 3,536
Microbiology
201 / 3,936
Business
191 / 1,567
Agricultural Science
177 / 5,247
Geology
157 / 1,465
Horticulture
157 / 3,521
Geography and Cartography
156 / 1,889
Applied Mathematics
150 / 2,036
Virology
141 / 2,677
Nuclear Physics
138 / 11,509

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
19904597
199155155
199255161
199367181
199483267
199568247
199666223
199771251
199870308
199957356
200077382
200175464
200291656
2003104760
2004119968
20051311308
20062441718
20073452391
20084093937
20094534981
20104395769
20114938341
201256810064
201370911707
201492815836
201595519638
2016116824034
2017143831284
2018139630685
2019153740226
2020184451593

Tuition

Local studetns95690 to 96930 a year (PKR)

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoral
Design | Arts | Humanities+
Business | Politics | Social Sciences+
Languages | Culture | Linguistics
Nursing | Health | Pharmacy | Medicine+
Engineering | IT+
Maths | Natural Sciences+
Bachelor's DegreeAnimal Husbandry, Anthropology, Asian Studies, Biochemistry, Biotechnology, Chemistry, Computer Science, Cultural Studies, Earth Sciences, Economics, Electronic Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Gender Studies, History, Information Technology, International Relations, Law, Linguistics, Management, Mathematics, Medicine, Microbiology, Peace and Disarmament, Pharmacy, Physics, Plant Pathology, Political Sciences, Psychology, Sociology, Statistics
Master's Degree/ M. PhilAnimal Husbandry, Anthropology, Asian Studies, Biochemistry, Biotechnology, Chemistry, Computer Science, Cultural Studies, Earth Sciences, Economics, Electronic Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Gender Studies, History, Information Technology, International Relations, Law, Linguistics, Management, Mathematics, Medicine, Microbiology, Peace and Disarmament, Pharmacy, Physics, Plant Pathology, Political Sciences, Psychology, Sociology, Statistics

Quaid-i-Azam University alumni

  1. Abrar-ul-Haq

    Photo
    Abrar-ul-Haq
    Born in
    Pakistan Flag Pakistan
    Years
    1968-.. (age 53)
    Occupations
    musicianpoliticiansinger
    Biography

    Abrar-ul-Haq is a Pakistani politician, philanthropist and singer-songwriter. His debut 1995 album Billo De Ghar sold over 40.3 million albums worldwide, which made him a household name and granted him the title of "King of Pakistani Pop". Abrar-ul-Haq is the Founder and Chairman of Sahara for Life Trust, a non-profit charitable organisation that provides health services to the people of Narowal and surrounding areas since 1998. He was Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf candidate for the seat of National Assembly from constituency NA-78 (Narowal-II) in the 2018 Pakistani general elections. On 15 November 2019, he was appointed Chairman of the Pakistan Red Crescent Society (PRCS).

  2. Maliha Lodhi

    Photo
    Maliha Lodhi
    Born in
    Pakistan Flag Pakistan
    Years
    1953-.. (age 68)
    Occupations
    journalistdiplomatcolumnist
    Biography

    Maleeha Lodhi is a Pakistani diplomat, military strategist and political scientist and a former Pakistan's Representative to the United Nations. She was the first woman to hold the position. Previously, she served as Pakistan's envoy to the Court of St James' and twice as its ambassador to the United States.

  3. Gulalai Ismail

    Photo
    Gulalai Ismail
    Born in
    Pakistan Flag Pakistan
    Years
    1986-.. (age 35)
    Occupations
    human rights activistpolitician
    Biography

    Gulalai Ismail is a Pashtun human rights activist from Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan. She is the chairperson of Aware Girls and the Seeds of Peace Network (not to be confused with the Seeds of Peace organization that works with youth in 27 countries, including Pakistan). She speaks on the subject of promoting peace and women's empowerment at conferences internationally and is the recipient of the International Humanist of the Year Award from the International Humanist and Ethical Union, and of the Fondation Chirac Peace Prize for the Prevention of Conflict. She is an activist in the Pashtun Tahafuz Movement (PTM) campaigning for Pashtun human rights.

  4. Shamshad Akhtar

    Photo
    Shamshad Akhtar
    Born in
    Pakistan Flag Pakistan
    Years
    1954-.. (age 67)
    Occupations
    bankereconomist
    Biography

    Shamshad Akhtar is a Pakistani development economist, diplomat and intellectual who served as the caretaker Finance Minister of Pakistan. Prior to that, she served as the 14th Governor of the State Bank of Pakistan, the first woman to assume this position. She also served as a senior adviser to the then Secretary-General of the United Nations, Ban Ki-moon and as Vice-President of the World Bank.

General info

Alternative namesQAU
جامعہ قائداعظم
Founded1965
AccreditationHigher Education Commission of Pakistan
MottoAnd he to whom wisdom is granted receiveth indeed a benefit overflowing
Academic structureFaculty of Natural Sciences
Faculty of Social Sciences
Faculty of Biological Sciences
Faculty of Medical Sciences
Affiliations and membershipsFederation of the Universities of the Islamic World (FUIW)

Location and Contacts

AddressPO Box 1090
Islamabad, Islamabad CT, 45320
Pakistan
City population1,365,000
Phone+92 (51) 921 9877
Fax+92 (51) 921 9888

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