Government College University Faisalabad, which has a prominent name among the universities across Pakistan, has been ranked second among the top 600 universities in the world. GCU Faisalabad has also set the record of being the first young university in Pakistan to receive this honour.
According to Times Higher Education’s ranking of the world’s top universities, Government College University Faisalabad has achieved a prominent position. It has been included in the 600 best universities in the world in 2022.
GCU Faisalabad is ranked second among the leading universities in Pakistan, as well as considered the best among all higher education institutions in Punjab. This is a remarkable achievement for Government College University and Faisalabad City Administration.
The first name among the top 600 universities in the world is the University of Illinois with a top ranking of 16.8 in teaching parameters, 13.1 in research, 99.9 in citations, 39.5 in industrial funding, and 45.4 in international outlook. which earned it the honor of being ranked first among the 600 best universities in the world.
Government College Faisalabad, after being registered as a university in 2003, officially became ‘Government College University’. Along with this, being the youngest university in the country, GCU has established a distinct identity in the field of higher education and research. As a result, it is now among the top 600 universities worldwide. Vice Chancellor Dr. Shahid Kamal said that the university will strive for academic and cultural improvement while maintaining international standards. A curriculum that reflects the latest trends and perspectives in the field of higher education is an integral part of the university curriculum.
He said that our educational institution, apart from fostering creativity, objectivity and critical thinking, the curriculum provides commitment and unity of purpose for education and professionalism. It also aims to develop students’ confidence, adaptability and communication skills to succeed in a highly competitive world.