Six Pakistani universities among world's top 700 institutes

Six Pakistani universities among world’s top 700 institutes

ISLAMABAD:

Six Pakistani universities feature on the 13th edition of the Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) World University Rankings, twice the number ranked in 2015-2016.

National University of Science and Technology (Nust) continues to be the country’s highest-ranked institute, remaining in the 501-550 band.

Lahore University of Management Sciences (Lums) and Quaid-i-Azam University (QAU) are ranked second and third respectively.

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The three new Pakistani institutes that have entered the ranks of the top 700 institutes are the University of Karachi, the University of Engineering and Technology (UET) Lahore and the University of Lahore.