Sukkur IBA University

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Sukkur IBA University
SIBAU
Former names
Sukkur Institute of Business Administration
MottoMerit, Quality, Excellence
Established1994
Vice-ChancellorProf. Nisar Ahmed Siddiqui
Location, ,
CampusMain Campus, Sukkur
AffiliationsHEC, PEC
Websiteiba-suk.edu.pk
SIBA Logo.jpg

The Sukkur IBA University (previously Sukkur Institute of Business Administration or Sukkur IBA) (Sindhi: سکر آئي بي اي يونيورسٽي‎) is a higher education institute in Sukkur, Pakistan. The university is a public sector degree-awarding institute chartered by the Government of Sindh and recognized by the Higher Education Commission.

History[edit]

In 1994, Sukkur IBA University was established as Sukkur Institute of Business Administration. It was located initially in hired rooms of the Public School Sukkur building in Sukkur. At first, Sukkur IBA was affiliated to Institute of Business Administration, Karachi; with founding Director Professor Dr. Syed Anwar Ali Shah (Present Pro-Vice Chancellor University of Sindh). The institute received its full charter from the Government of Sindh in 2006.

Creating an opportunity for the Sindhi youth, Sukkur IBA University launched its Sindh Talent Hunt Program (STHP) in the year 2007. Every student should maintain 3Cgp .The fully funded scholarship enabled talented students from humble backgrounds to study at Sukkur IBA University free of cost. The institute is ranked 3rd among business schools of Pakistan in the Higher Education Commission Pakistan Business School Ranking-2013.[1]

On 16 May 2017, Sindh Assembly approved the promotion of Sukkur IBA to Sukkur IBA University.[2]

Departments[edit]

Academic Block-I at SIBAU

The university has eight main departments:

  1. Faculty of Business Administration
  2. Faculty of Computer Science
  3. Faculty of Software Engineering
  4. Faculty of Education
  5. Faculty of Electrical Engineering
  6. Faculty of Mathematics
  7. Faculty of Physical Education
  8. Faculty of Accounting and Finance

References[edit]

  1. ^ : Higher Education Commission (HEC) ranking
  2. ^ Nation, The (16 May 2017). "SA approves IBA university in Sukkur". Nation PK.