Lahore Garrison University

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Lahore Garrison University
لاہور گیریژن یونیورسٹی
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Motto Nurturing the Future of Pakistan in an Excellent Environment.
Type Army supervised
Established 2010
Vice-Chancellor Major General (R) Obaid Bin Zakria, HI(M)[1]
Academic staff
270+
Students 4000+
Location Lahore, Punjab, Pakistan
Colours Blue, white, green            
Nickname LGU
Affiliations HEC [2]
Website Official website

Lahore Garrison University (Urdu: لاہور گیریژن یونیورسٹی‎), or LGU, is a university situated in Lahore, Punjab. The university was established by the Pakistan army.[3] It has two campuses in the townships of DHA and Lahore Cantonment.

LGU runs undergraduates, graduates, Masters, M. Phil and PhD programs in various disciplines. University offers competent, qualified accomplished & multidisciplinary faculty. University is establishing Digital Forensics Research & Service Centre, it would be the first kind of digital forensics lab in Pakistan. LGU has signed MoUs with numerous organizations. More than 4000 students are studying in university along with 300 qualified staff and 18 departments. University is offering 25 professional courses.

it provides 50% scholarship for army servant child's and 100% of shaheeds child's and also student can get scholarships if they get 3.5 CGPA or above.

Campus[edit]

The main campus has 74 kanals, comprising academic blocks with class rooms, laboratories, auditorium, library and cafeteria. Lahore Garrison University (Main Campus) is located in DHA Phase 6, Sector C, Lahore, Punjab, Pakistan.JINNAH campus of LGU, which houses the intermediate, boys and girls sections of the university, is situated at 52-Tufail Road, near Flag Staff House crossing of Aziz Bhatti Road in the heart of Lahore Cantonment.

Vice Chancellor[edit]

The university works under the leadership of Maj Gen (Rtd.) Obaid bin Zakria, Retired Vice Chancellor of NUST (National University of Science and Technology).

Research[edit]

LGU established first Digital Forensics Research Center that is the first of its kind in Pakistan.[4] The lab will be able to address all the cyber security needs of Pakistan. It will also provide the training to professionals.[5]

Departments[edit]

  • Computer Science & IT
  • International Relations
  • History & Pak Studies
  • Biology
  • English
  • Urdu and Persian
  • Economics
  • Mass Communication
  • Mathematics
  • Commerce
  • Business Administration
  • Statistics
  • Applied Psychology
  • Geography
  • Home Economics and Fine arts
  • History
  • Chemistry
  • Physics
  • Islamic Studies

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://lgu.edu.pk/administration/
  2. ^ HEC. "HEC". HEC. HEC. Archived from the original on 2013-10-29. 
  3. ^ Manan, Abdul (2014-03-14). "Making laws: PA passes three bills – The Express Tribune". Tribune.com.pk. Retrieved 2014-06-06. 
  4. ^ "LGU establishes first digital forensics research center". The Nation. Retrieved 2017-01-16. 
  5. ^ "Cyber security: Inside Pakistan's first digital forensic research lab - The Express Tribune". The Express Tribune. 2016-11-27. Retrieved 2017-01-16.