All human rights have an inherent right to good education. Like all the countries in the world, Pakistan also strives to make the education system better. Recently, the government announced the opening of school councils to ensure the quality of education in private and public schools. But this is happening at an initial level. The quality of education at a higher level such as that of universities is lauded and accredited by many countries of the world. Recently, top Pakistani universities have made it to the list of the world’s best universities.
About Best Global Universities Rankings 2022
For many years US News and World Report have been publishing reports on Best Global Universities. This report constitutes the top 1,750 institutes from more than 90 countries. After the selection of the institutions, they are compared and the best among them qualifies to be listed in the feature of Best Global Universities. These institutions are ranked according to a well- defined criteria that involve 13 indicators. These indicators are used to measure the performance of research globally. Best Global Universities rankings while assessing the institution also counts its academic research and reputation in other countries. The main reason behind ranking the countries is to provide the students with the best academic options that are out there in the world.
The Best Global Universities Rankings 2022 has also ranked 21 Pakistani universities on the list. This shows that the education system of Pakistan’s universities is admired and is well-repudiated in the world.
List of Pakistani Universities
Some of the universities that made it to the list are mentioned below.
- Quaid-i-Azam University 461
- Aga Khan University 473
- COMSATS University Islamabad 495
- National University of Sciences and Technology 922
- University of Peshawar 933
- University of Agriculture Faisalabad 954
- Government College (GC) University Faisalabad 1,149
- University of Punjab 1,242
- Bahauddin Zakariya University 1,368
- University of Engineering and Technology (UET) Lahore 1,458
Topping the list Quaid-i-Azam University is ranked at 1 position in Pakistan and is ranked 461 globally. This truly is a proud moment for all of us that despite being a third-world country, our universities are ranked among the top best universities of the world.