University of Azad Jammu and Kashmir

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University of Azad Jammu and Kashmir
Motto Enter to learn, leave to serve!
Type Public
Established 1980
Chancellor Masood Khan (President of Azad Jammu & Kashmir (Pakistan)
Vice-Chancellor Prof. Dr. Khawaja Farooq Ahmed
Location Muzaffarabad, Azad Jammu & KashmirAzad Kashmir, PakistanPakistan
Affiliations Pakistan Engineering Council, Higher Education Commission, National Computing Education Accreditation Council
Mascot AJKUian

The University of Azad Jammu and Kashmir[1] is a university at Muzaffarabad, Azad Jammu and Kashmir, Pakistan.[2] It was established in 1980, and is currently ranked at No.14 in HEC ranking of General category universities in Pakistan.[3][4] The University of Azad Jammu and Kashmir is a multi-campus, multi-discipline university. The University of Azad Jammu and Kashmir has been making steady progress in both academic and administrative domains. During the 2005 earthquake, most of the buildings at the Muzaffarabad and Rawalakot campuses were destroyed, but new buildings equipped with modern facilities are now under construction, and new research programmes have already been launched.[5] However Institute of Geology is ranked 2nd in whole country based upon diverse field work and researches in Masters and Ph.D programmes.

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  1. ^ Kamal. "The University of Azad Jammu and Kashmir - Muzaffarabad Azad Kashmir". Retrieved 2016-02-09. 
  2. ^ Shujaat Bukhari. "The other Kashmir". The Hindu. Retrieved 7 July 2015. 
  3. ^ " - Jobs in Pakistan, Courses in Pakistan, Study Abroad - Education, Careers, Study Abroad and Visa information". Retrieved 7 July 2015. 
  4. ^ University of Azad Kashmir, Pakistan. "AJKU". 
  5. ^ "University of Azad Jammu & Kashmir - Azad Jammu Kashmir - University Profile". Retrieved 7 July 2015. 


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