University of Lahore

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The University of Lahore
UOL Logo.png
Established 1999
Type Private (Non-Profit)
Chairman Mr. Awais Raoof
Vice-Chancellor Prof. Dr. M H Qazi
Rector Prof. Dr. M. Saleem Shuja
Academic staff 1032+
Students 21940+
Location Lahore, Punjab, Pakistan
Campus Lahore Gujrat Sargodha Pakpatan & Islamabad
Colours Lime Green, Green         
Nickname UOL
Website www.uol.edu.pk

The University of Lahore (or UOL) was founded in 1999 under the auspices of the Ibadat Education Trust. UOL was granted degree awarding status in 2002. It is one of the largest private sector Universities of Pakistan with diverse disciplines ranging from Medicine and Engineering to the Arts and Social Sciences. All undergraduate and graduate programs run at the UOL, are recognized by the Higher Education Commission (HEC) and the government regulatory bodies in Pakistan. It is accredited by the Pakistan Engineering Council (PEC), Pakistan Bar Council, Pakistan Medical and Dental Council, Pakistan Nursing Council and Pharmacy Council of Pakistan.[1]

Introduction[edit]

The University of Lahore (UOL) has three campuses in Lahore, two campuses in Islamabad & one in Sargodha, Pakpatan and Gujrat. All undergraduate programs run at the UOL, are recognized by the Higher Education Commission (HEC), the government regulatory body, in Pakistan. The university also has courses accredited by the Pakistan Engineering Council (PEC), Pharmacy Council of Pakistan, Pakistan Bar Council and Pakistan Medical and Dental Council (PMDC) respectively.

The University has also achieved the highest "W4" Ranking with the Higher Education Commission (HEC) of Pakistan. The University of Lahore was the first University from Pakistan which was ranked by QS amongst Top Universities of the World and Top Asian Universities Ranking in 2007. The University of Lahore has 9 Academic Faculties, 26 Academic Department, 109 Degree Programs & taught 2954 courses.

UOL Defence Rd Campus, Lahore
A beautiful sight of water fall pool at UOL Defence Rd Campus, Lahore
UOL School of Creative Arts
UOL Raiwind Rd Campus, Lahore
UOL Islamabad Campus
UOL Sargodha Campus
UOL Chenab Campus, Gujrat
UOL Baba Fareed Campus, Pakpatan

Faculties[edit]

  1. Faculty of Language & Literature
  2. Faculty of Sciences
  3. Faculty of Arts & Social Sciences
  4. Faculty of Engineering & Technology
  5. Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry
  6. Faculty of Law
  7. Faculty of Allied Health Sciences
  8. Faculty of Social Sciences

Students Representative Office (SRO)[edit]

Students Representative Office (SRO) manages Clubs/Societies' events at UOL and supports students in curricular and extra-curricular activities. Student Representative Office (SRO) is incubated at QEC to streamline the activities for clubs and societies. SRO works with all the Departments to establish Class Representative System and accepts registration for different Clubs and Societies. IEEE''''-''''UOL Student Branch is also society of UOL lahore.

Students Services Center (SSC)[edit]

Student services Center (SSC) of The University of Lahore (UOL) is envisaged to offer one-step, efficient, and excellent services to its students and develop them academically and physically in an inclusive environment. SSC is operating under principles of a sense of service, courtesy, fairness, integrity, empathy, efficiency, teamwork and learning. Student services Center (SSC) of University of Lahore (UOL) is envisaged to offer one-step, efficient, and excellent services to its students and develop them academically and physically in an inclusive environment. SSC is operating under principles of a sense of service, courtesy, fairness, integrity, empathy, efficiency, teamwork and learning.

QEC Learning Centre[edit]

Learning Center of The University of Lahore is established for the professional development of the teaching faculty and staff. Its objective is to organize in-service Continuous Capacity Building and professional development training sessions, workshops and local and international conferences for enhancement of skills and competitive strength of faculty, staff and M.Phil and PhD students at their campuses.

International students[edit]

The University of Lahore welcomes International Students from different countries and has in recent years attracted students from Palestine, Sudan, Yemen, Turkey, Syria, Somalia, Afghanistan, Nepal, Oman, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, South Korea, Jordan, UAE and Uganda amongst others. Foreign seats are available in Degree Programs such as Medicine, Dentistry, Engineering, English language and Literature.

International Advisory Board[edit]

The advisory board consists of scientists, engineers and academicians who monitoring the institutes' standards of education and research. And also career counsellors are at your service all the time

Hostels[edit]

Research centers[edit]

The University consists of two research centers:

  • Center For Research In Molecular Medicine (CRIMM)
  • Radiology Research Section (RRS)

References[edit]

  1. The University of Lahore
  2. Office of Students Affairs

External links[edit]