Abasyn University

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Abysan University
Former names
Abasyn Institute of Management Sciences
Motto in English
Passion to Design Future....
Type Private
Established 2007 (2007)
Chancellor Governor of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa
Vice-Chancellor Dr Jamil Ahmed
Location Peshawar, Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa,  Pakistan
Campus PeshawarResidential
Colours Green and White         
Nickname Abasyn
Affiliations HEC
Website www.abasyn.edu.pk

The Abasyn University is a private research university located in the residential neighborhood of Peshawar, Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan.[1] The university also has a teaching campus in Islamabad;[2] however, its main campus is in Peshawar.[1]

Founded with the efforts led by the provincial government of Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa in 2007, the university is a private-sector institution of higher learning.[3] The university offers undergraduate and post-graduate studies; it's noted for its engaging research in the development of augmented reality and artificial intelligence.[4]


Abasyn University Peshawar was established in 2007 and got approval of its charter in 2009 from the Provisional Assembly of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KPK) via bill No. PA/NWFP/Bills/2009/38457, N-W.F.P. Act No. XIII of 2009. Abasyn University established a distinctive new campus in the city of Peshawar which is spread over a lush green area of multiple acres. Pakistan Engineering Council has accredited Civil and Electrical(Power) Engineering Program. HEC’s National Computing Education Accreditation Council (NCEAC) has accredited BS in computer science. Abasyn University offers degree programs in various disciplines including engineering, computer science, business administration, pharmacy, microbiology, education and technology.


Academic programs offered[edit]

Bachelor's degree programs[edit]

Master's degree programs[edit]

  • Business administration
  • Computer science
  • Management sciences
  • Software engineering
  • Microbiology


  1. ^ a b Google maps inc. "Location and address of the Absayn University". Google maps inc. Retrieved 30 December 2013. 
  2. ^ Google map. "Abasyn University, Street 6, Islamabad, Islamabad Capital Territory, Pakistan". Google map. Retrieved 30 December 2013. 
  3. ^ "Private-sector universities in Pakistan". HEC. Archived from the original on 11 January 2014. Retrieved 30 December 2013. 
  4. ^ Abasyn University. "Research in Abasyn university". Abasyn University. Abasyn University. Retrieved 30 December 2013. 

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Coordinates: 34°02′07″N 71°35′20″E / 34.0353°N 71.5890°E / 34.0353; 71.5890