Government College University (Faisalabad)

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Government College University, Faisalabad
Government College University Logo.jpg
Former names
Government College, Faisalabad
Motto'Striving For Excellence'
TypePublic
Established1897
ChancellorGovernor of the Punjab
Vice-ChancellorProf. Dr. Nasir Amin[1]
Location, ,
Coordinates: 31°24′58″N 73°04′12″E / 31.4161°N 73.0700°E / 31.4161; 73.0700
ColorsMaroon and blue         
NicknameGCUF
AffiliationsHigher Education Commission (Pakistan)
Pakistan Engineering Council[2]
Pakistan Bar Council[3]
Pharmacy Council of Pakistan[4]
Websitegcuf.edu.pk

The Government College University, Faisalabad (GCUF) is a public university located in Faisalabad, Punjab, Pakistan.[5]

History[edit]

The institute was established in 1897 as a primary school.[6] Government of the Punjab declared it as an autonomous institution in 1990. It was further given the status of university on 23 October 2002.[7]

Faculties[edit]

  • Arts and Social Sciences
  • Economics and Management Sciences
  • Engineering
  • Islamic and Oriental Learning
  • Life Sciences
  • Pharmaceutical Sciences
  • Physical Sciences

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