University of Wah at a Glance
Established in 2005, University of Wah was granted charter by the Punjab Provincial Assembly in 2009. University is offering HEC approved Undergraduate, Graduate and Postgraduate programs in Basic, Social, Computer, Management and Engineering Sciences. The University has two constituent colleges, Wah Engineering College (WEC) and Mashal Degree College (MDC). WEC is offering BSc Engineering Programs in the fields of Civil,
Chemical, Electrical, Mechanical and Mechatronics, side by side, the college
has also been offering MS and PhD Degree Programs in the field of Electrical
and Mechanical whereas, MDC is offering BS (4-Year) Programs in selective
areas (only for girls).
The Quaid Campus is located in the beautiful and pollution free environment
of the Wah Cantonment. Wah Cantt is situated in the North-West of Islamabad
“The Capital of Pakistan”. Due to its historical background it was always a
favorite place of Mughal Rulers. They built several gardens here, such as, the
most famous Wah Garden. Taxila city is adjacent to Wah which is rich in ancient,
mainly Buddhist archeological sites and Sikh sacred places. Wah has around 98%
literacy rate and is known as “Model City” for education.
Since its establishment, the University registered progress unmatched by any other
University in country at the similar early phase, and it is now in the process of
producing a community of scholars committed to making in roads into yet
unchartered areas of knowledge both in the emerging and traditional disciplines for
which numerous facilities of advanced levels are being provided at the campus.
University has offered and maintained Under-graduate and Post-graduate
Programs in Basic, Social, Computer, Management and Engineering Sciences,
since its establishment. To facilitate the successful conduct of these Programs,
considerable spadework has been done, including the establishment of laboratories
for practical classes. The University, in spite of numerous constraints and
limitations, has been able to engage highly qualified and experienced faculty.