Shaheed Benazir Bhutto Women University

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This article is about the women's university in Peshawar. For other similarly named educational institutions, see Benazir Bhutto University.
Shaheed Benazir Bhutto Women University
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Former names
Frontier Women University
Motto in English
Enlightment through Knowledge
Type Private
Established 2009 (2009)
Chancellor Governor of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa
Vice-Chancellor Prof. Dr. Razia Sultana[1]
Location Peshawar, Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa, PakistanPakistan
Campus Peshawar, Swabi
Colours Green and White        
Nickname SBBWU
Affiliations HEC

Shaheed Benazir Bhutto Women University, previously known as the Frontier Women University, is in Peshawar, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan. It was formed as result of an order from Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government in 2004 to provide quality education to the women of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and improve the quality and professionalism of their education.

It is one of the first public sector universities in providing affordable educational opportunities to the female students of KPK to improve their identity at the national and international level.



  • Department of Islamiyat
  • Department of Physics
  • Department of Law
  • Department of Political Science
  • Department of Psychology
  • Department of Biochemistry
  • Department of chemistry
  • Department of Bio-Informatics
  • Department of Statistics
  • Department of Management Sciences
  • Department of Mathematics
  • Department of Urdu
  • Department of Economics
  • Department of Art & Design
  • Department of Education
  • Department of Microbiology
  • Department of Computer Science
  • Department of English Language & Literature

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Shaheed Benazir Bhutto Women University is the first ever women university of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. It was established in accordance with Frontier Women University Act 2004, passed by the Provincial Assembly and assented by the Governor Khyber Pakhtunkhwa on 7 February 2005. However, according to the revised Act (Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Act No. XI 2010), passed by the provincial assembly of KP on September 6, 2010, the University was renamed as Shaheed Benazir Bhutto Women University (SBBWU). Shaheed Benazir Bhutto Women is the hub of academics, research, curricular and co - curricular activities. The university provides university scale services and facilities, including a central library, sports grounds, gymnasium, transport facility and an array of co - curricular activities. The university also provides hostel facility with well furnished rooms and good food at very nominal rates. Vision Statement of the University: To be a leading public sector university engaged in learner centered teaching and research; to educate women by developing their knowledge of science, culture, economy, and politics, and by ensuring that they understand their responsibilities as citizens of Pakistan and as citizens of the world. Mission Statement of University: Our mission is to: 1. Promote academic excellence and integrity through continuous assessment of our academic programs, faculty and students. 2. Educate women to think creatively, interact effectively, and to be technologically aware. 3. Function as a responsible and responsive institution to inculcate patriotism, cultural, moral and ethical values to respond to the needs of the society at regional, national and international level. Website: www. sbbwup. edu. pk Telephone: 091 – 9224814 Face book page: Department of Education, SBBWUP

Department of Education Offers the following programs under the guidance and supervision of highly trained staff. ADE (2 years) ----------------- {Scholarships available} B.Ed Elementary (4 years) ---------------- {Scholarships available} M.Ed (1 year) ----------------- {Scottish Scholarships available} M.A Education (2 years) ------ {Scottish Scholarships available} M.S (Education) (1 year course work + research work) Ph.D (Education) (1 year course work + research work) B.Ed and M.Ed programs have been accredited by National Accreditation Council for Teacher Education (NACTE)

Vision Statement of Department To become a recognized research oriented pre-service and in-service female Teacher Training Educational Center in KP by preparing outstanding professional educators through the use of innovative teaching methodologies, who can teach in diverse educational settings in a variety of content areas.

Mission Statement of Department To produce professionally groomed female teachers at Secondary level in KP who will use their creative and exploratory skills, and contribute positively towards the society by providing quality education under the guidance of experienced faculty.

Strategic Plan 1. Provide our students with an innovative and interactive education that equips them with the relevant decision-making, analytical and sustainable skills to achieve lifelong success either in further scholarship or employment. 2. Keep our curriculum under review to make it distinctive and attractive for the students at regional and national levels in order to meet the challenges of the 21st century. 3. Promote our programs by arranging co – curricular activities that meet the requirements of graduates. 4. Ensure that our teaching staff has the necessary skills for supporting students learning, by providing them developmental opportunities and rewarding them appropriately. 5. Explore opportunities arising from emerging technologies that will increase diversity in the modes of delivery for learning and teaching. 6. To initiate M.Phil and Ph.D programmes at the Department in near future.

Objectives: The programme will prepare the graduates in the discipline of education and enable them to: o Expand their intellectual horizon to comprehend the effect of Educational Psychology in modifying student's behavior, intelligence & personality while incorporating & promoting ethical values. o Practically implement interactive teaching with innovation that builds motivation towards learning. o Manage various aspects of school administration & classroom management. o Compare the educational philosophy given by Muslim & Western philosophers in the light of the Holy Quran & Hadith. o Enhance the ability to teach in different dimensions based on various disciplines. o Apply the different assessment tools effectively for assessing students. o Describe the various types of curriculum. o Identify importance of personality grooming through training in hygiene & cleanliness. o Practice the basic skills of using computers. o Compare different educational systems of the world both in qualitative and quantitative dimensions. o Identify the psychological and physical needs of special children. o Identify the problem related to education o Employ specialized tools, instruments and procedure in order to obtain a more adequate solution of that problem


1. Workshops on interactive teaching. 2. Monthly seminars on innovative teaching methodologies. 3. Weekly research seminars. 4. Class presentations. 5. Group discussions. 6. Interactive teaching. 7. Projects / Research. 8. Transport facility 9. Hostel facility 10. Highly qualified and well trained faculty 11. Secure female environment

Our Faculty:

S.No Names Status Qualification and Achievements 1 Dr. Waqar Un Nisa Faizi Assistant Professor PhD in Education M.A (Education) Achieved Shield for securing First Position 2 Dr. Wilayat Assistant Professor PhD in Education M.Ed, M.A Political Science, M.A Pak. Study

3 Dr. Halima Sadia Lecturer PhD in Arabic PhD Scholar (Education) (Manchester) M.Ed 4 Ms. Beenish Asmat Ullah. In charge M.Phil in English Literature M.A English, M.Ed. Gold Medalist 5 Ms. Farkhanda Jabeen Lecturer Ph.D Scholar M.Phil in Teacher Education M. Ed, M. Sc. Chemistry 6 Ms. Saira Akhtar. Lecturer M.Phil in Education M. Ed, M.A English 7 Ms. Sidra Iqbal Lecturer PhD Scholar (Psychology) M. Ed, M.Sc. Psychology

Community Services:

1. Establishment of project room at G.G.H.S. School Larama

2. Cleanliness and Hygiene awareness campaign

3. Donation of books to the school library

4. Arranged cold drinks for labourers and class four of the university. Scholarships: 1. HEC Need Based Scholarship: • Fully funded scholarship for study at undergraduate and graduate level in all discipline. • The deserving students will deposit the complete scholarship application form at the Students Financial Aid Office (SFAO) established at the participating institution as per HEC guidelines. 2. Prime Minister Tuition Fee Reimbursement Scheme Program for Less Developed Areas: • Offer scholarship for Maters, MS and Ph.D students (list of less developed areas and universities available on HEC website) 3. MORA Education Scholarship: • Government of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, offer (MORA) educational scholarship out of zakat fund in all disciplines on the following levels: a) Masters b) Bachelors 4. Scholarship under HEC – German Need Based Scholarship Program: • Offer scholarship for under graduate students under the following disciplines: a) Social Sciences b) Basic Sciences c) Business Administration d) Information Technology

5. Pakistan Scottish Scholarship Scheme: • The Pakistani Scottish Scholarship Scheme (PS 3) is funded by the Scottish Government and administered by British Council in Pakistan. • Subject Areas: Young women can avail this scholarship opportunity by applying for a post graduate programme in any HEC recognized university of Pakistan in one of the following areas: a) Sustainable energy b) Food security and agriculture c) Education

6. Scholarships Under HEC- French Need Based Scholarship Program: Offer scholarship for under graduate students under the following disciplines: a) Social Sciences b) Basic Sciences c) Business Administration d) Information Technology