Northern University, Nowshera

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Northern University
FoundersGeneral (R) Sawar Khan , Mr. Iftikhar A. Khan, Prof. Dr. Muhammad Jamil Sawar
ChancellorGovernor of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa
PresidentMr. Iftikhar A. Khan
Vice-presidentMr. Naeem Siddiqi
RectorProf. Dr. Muhammad Ullah
DeanDr. R. A. Farooq, Dr. Umair Abdullah
Director FinanceProf. Dr. Muhammad Jamil Sawar
Location, ,
CampusMain Campus
Pro-RectorMrs. Salma S. Ashraf
Longest Serving RectorProf. Dr. Abdul Majeed
AffiliationsHigher Education Commission (Pakistan), National Computing Education Accreditation Council NCEAC, National Technology Council NTC

The Northern University (NU) is a private university located at Nowshera, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan. The inauguration of the university was done by the First President of Northern University General (R) Sawar Khan. Its main campus is located at Wattar Walai Ziarat, Kaka Sahib Road, Nowshera[1][2]

Academic programs[edit]

Faculty of Engineering and Information Technology[edit]

It offers undergraduate programs in the fields of Computer Science, Information Engineering Technology and Electronics and postgraduate degrees in the field of Electronics, Computer Science and Information Technology.

Faculty of Administrative Sciences[edit]

The Faculty of Administrative Sciences offers undergraduate and graduate programs in Business Administration with focus in core strategies in management and international business.

Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences[edit]

It offers four year undergraduate program in English and Education and postgraduate degrees in Education, English language, and Urdu.

Faculty of Sciences[edit]

It offers four year undergraduate program in Mathematics and MSc degree in Mathematics and Environmental Science and MPhil degree in Mathematics and Environmental Science.


The university has its Main campus located at Wattar Walai Ziarat Kaka Sahib Road, Nowshera. The foundation stone for the main block was laid by Mr. Khalil Ur Rehman, Governor NWFP in April 2005.[3]



  1. ^ Northern University. "Northern University". Retrieved 31 October 2013.
  2. ^ Government Khyber Pakhtunkhawa. "Government Khyber Pakhtunkhawa, Pakistan". Govt. Khyber Pakhtunkhawa. Govt. Khyber Pakhtunkhawa. Retrieved 29 October 2013.
  3. ^ "Introduction". Northern University. Retrieved 14 October 2014.

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