Top 10 Best Medical Univerisities In Pakistan   2019


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In this article we review the top 10 best medical universities in Pakistan that are recognized by HEC. Medical colleges are also called medical schools in Pakistan. So don’t hesitate in medical schools or medical colleges or medical universities.  All these universities are categorized based on its


Finance

Facilities provided by universities

Teaching quality

Quality Assurance (QA)

Research


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The best part of this article is that here you can find the other details of the universities like its location, phone number, website and other campuses. So let’s review the top 10 best medical universities in Pakistan.


1.   Aga Khan University


Agha kahn university is the top best university in Pakistan. It was established by Princes Aga Khan in 1983. The main campus is present in Karachi and also has other campuses in Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda, United Kingdom, and Afghanistan.

It is the number one university in Pakistan and also ranked as the top 185th best university in ASIA medical universities.

HEC Criteria
Institute Teaching Quality QA Criteria Research Total Score
Aga Khan University 33.73 10 18.96 63

Affiliations

  1. Higher Education Commission
  2. Pakistan Medical and Dental Council
  3. College of American Pathologists
  4. Joint Commission



2.   University of Health Sciences, Lahore


University of health science, Lahore is also the best university in Pakistan. It was established in 2002. University of Health Sciences, Lahore was inaugurated by General Pervaiz Musharraf. The main campus is located in Lahore and also conducts the test of MDCAT for the admissions in MBBS and BDS.
The university was placed on number two in the latest HEC ranking.

HEC Criteria
Institute Teaching Quality QA Criteria Research Total Score
University of Health Sciences 13.12 8 25.32 46

Affiliations

  1. Higher Education Commission (Pakistan)
  2. Pakistan Medical and Dental Council
  3. Pakistan Nursing Council
  4. Pharmacy Council of Pakistan
  5. College of Physicians and Surgeons Pakistan

3.   Dow University of Health Sciences, Karachi


The Dow University of Health Sciencces is one of the oldest public sector universities in Pakistan and established in 1945 by Sir Hugh Dow before the birth of Pakistan. The university comprises two leading health sciences undergraduate research institutes: Dow International Medical College and Dow Medical College.


So The Dow University of Health Sciences, Karachi is the ranked 3rd best medical university in Pakistan based on the latest HEC rankings.

HEC Criteria
Institute Teaching Quality QA Criteria Research Total Score
Dow University of Health Sciences 11.53 18 4.40 34

Affiliations

  1. Higher Education Commission (HEC)
  2. Pakistan Health Research Council

4.   Isra University


Isra university is a non-profit organization owned by the Isra Islamic Foundation and certified by the Pakistan Centre for Philanthropy. The university offers programs in Medicine and Allied Medical Sciences, Engineering Science, Technology, Dentistry and Allied Sciences and many others.  
As per new HEC ranking the Isra university ranked on the top 4th university in Pakistan.

HEC Criteria
Institute Teaching Quality QA Criteria Research Total Score
Isra University 11.91 13 5.41 30

Affiliations

  1. Higher Education Commission (HEC)

5.   Zia-ud-Din University, Karachi


Zia-ud-Din University is also the private university that founded in 1995 by Ziauddin Group, who also managed its research and financial funding. The university is named after the educationist, Ziauddin Ahmad [professor and member of Aligarh movement]. This university also offered variety of courses in both undergraduate and post-graduate programs.


As per new HEC ranking this university is also ranked on the top 5 th university in Pakistan also equivalent to Khyber Medical University because there total scores are equal.

HEC Criteria
Institute Teaching Quality QA Criteria Research Total Score
Zia-ud-Din University 13.50 10 3.80 27

Affiliations

  1. Dr. Ziauddin Hospitals
  2. Higher Education Commission (Pakistan)
  3. Pakistan Medical and Dental Council
  4. Pakistan Engineering Council
  5. Pharmacy Council of Pakistan
  6. Pakistan Nursing Council

5.   Khyber Medical University, Peshawar


Khyber Medical University  is a public research university established in 2007. This university comprises several constituent colleges and institutes like KMU Institute of Basic Medical Sciences and KMU Institute of Dental Sciences, Kohat etc.


Khyber Medical University is ranked on the top 5th university as per HEC ranking.

HEC Criteria
Institute Teaching Quality QA Criteria Research Total Score
Khyber Medical University 12.30 10 4.97 27

Affiliations

  1. PMDC
  2. PMRC
  3. CPSP
  4. PNC
  5. HEC

6.   King Edward Medical University


This university is the fourth oldest universities in South Asia aslo known as KEMU. KEMU is located in Lahore and founded in 1860. the university is named after Edward VII [ King of United Kingdom and Ireland and Emperor of India]. This university is established by British Raj and named as Lahore Medical School but later on they named as King Edward Medical University.


KEMU is ranked 6th amongst the medical universities of Pakistan by the Higher Education Commission of Pakistan.

HEC Criteria
Institute Teaching Quality QA Criteria Research Total Score
King Edward Medical University 9.60 9 7.17 26

7.   Baqai Medical University


Baqai Medical University is a private unviersity that was founded in 1989. It is located on the super Highway, Gadap suburb of Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan. They offered courses in medicine, dentistry, health management sciences, pharmaceutical sciences, and veterinary science.


Baqai Medical University is ranked 7th amongst the medical universities of Pakistan by the Higher Education Commission of Pakistan.

HEC Criteria
Institute Teaching Quality QA Criteria Research Total Score
Baqai Medical University 18.56 4 2.33 25

Affiliations

University has its own charter

8.   Liaquat University of Medical and Health Sciences, Sindh


The Liaquat University of Medical and Health Sciences (LUHMS) is also listed in the oldest universities of Pakistan that was established in 1881. It is located at Jamshoro, Sindh, Pakistan. It was raised to the status of a Medical College in 1942.

As per new HEC ranking this university is also ranked on the top 8th medical university in Pakistan

HEC Criteria
Institute Teaching Quality QA Criteria Research Total Score
Liaquat University of Medical & Health Sciences 7.22 13 4.04 24

Affiliations

  1. Higher Education Commission (Pakistan)
  2. Pakistan Medical and Dental Council
  3. Pharmacy Council of Pakistan
  4. Pakistan Nursing Council
  5. Pakistan Engineering Council

9.   Gandhara University, KPK


This university is not as old as the previous universities. Gandhara university was initially founded in 1995 by surgeon Muhammad Kabir. This university is also recognizes by HEC.

As per new HEC ranking this university is also ranked on the top 9th medical university in Pakistan

HEC Criteria
Institute Teaching Quality QA Criteria Research Total Score
Gandhara University 11.24 11 0.27 23

Affiliations

  1. Higher Education Commission (Pakistan)
  2. Pakistan Medical and Dental Council
  3. College of Physicians and Surgeons Pakistan

So here we listed the top 10 best medical universities or colleges in Pakistan that was based on the HEC ranking.

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