Vice Chancellor

Prof Khaliq Ur Rehman Shad SI(M)

Chartered in 2009, in a brief span University of Wah has established itself as a center of excellence in higher education. Since its foundation, UW has endeavored to become Pakistan’s flagship research-based university, known for excellence in teaching and commitment to our values. With an ever-growing students’ base of 5000 students, UW has emerged as an institution responsive to technological change and research needs of the country. Our academic and research programs span across multiple disciplines of Engineering, Basic, Computer, Management and Social Sciences. UW enjoys a distinct advantage for being co-located with the largest industrial hub of the country.

In future, knowledge-based- economies will be the cornerstone of success and qualified human resource will be highly sought-after within Pakistan and around the world. Our challenge is to produce such a potent human resource that will benefit the society. We stand committed to educate and train students to work in fields where they are valued for their specialized knowledge and their ability to research, communicate and solve problems. This will help in ensuring the on-going relevance of our academic programs and the continued excellence of our teaching, learning and research. With that vision, UW has recently embarked upon additional academic undertakings at the doctoral and masters levels in Biosciences, Chemistry, Physics, Mathematics and Education. Start of MS programs in Civil, Chemical, Mechatronics Engineering and Computer Sciences; and two years MBA are also our recent initiatives. The University is also building alliances and collaborative research programs with national and international universities and research centers. It is my pleasure to welcome you to University of Wah and invite you to be a member of the community that strives for excellence and feel the ‘UW Difference’.