Abasyn University

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Abasyn University
Former names
Abasyn Institute of Management Sciences
Motto in English
Passion to Design Future....
Type Private
Established 2007 (2007)
Chancellor Muhammad Imran Ullah
President 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]

Abasyn University, Peshawar is charted by the Government of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KPK)and recognized by the Higher Education Commission (HEC), Pakistan. Abasyn University was the only University in KPK which was awarded category "W" at the inception which was the highest category to be awarded to any institution in the old ranking system by HEC.

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, graduate and post-graduate studies; it's noted for its engaging research in the development of augmented reality and artificial intelligence.[4]

Abasyn University offers degree programs in various disciplines including Engineering, Computer Science, Business Administration, Pharmacy, Microbiology, Education and Technology. National Computing Education Accreditation Council (NCEAC), Pakistan has accredited BS in Computer Science and BS in Software Engineering programs offered by the University. The University has been accredited by the Pharmacy Council of Pakistan. The University is also allowed by the Pakistan Engineering Council to offer BE in Electrical Engineering and BE in Civil Engineering programs.


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.


Abasyn Journal of Management Sciences (AJSS)[edit]

Abasyn Journal of Social Sciences (AJSS) publishes rigorous, well written articles from a range of theoretical and methodological traditions. AJSS published articles that engage with contemporary challenges in the field of business and management.[5]

Abasyn Journal of Social Sciences has been recognized by HEC in Category X.[6]


  • Human Resource Management
  • Human Resource Development
  • Education Management
  • Marketing
  • Finance
  • Adverting
  • IT in Business
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Employment
  • Any other related topics in the field of Business and Management


  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. 
  5. ^ "Introduction » Abasyn Journal of Social Sciences". www.aupc.info. Retrieved 2017-04-03. 
  6. ^ "Abasyn Journal of Social Sciences". www.aupc.info. Retrieved 2017-04-03. 

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