Hazara University

Coordinates: 34°25′12″N 73°15′0″E / 34.42000°N 73.25000°E / 34.42000; 73.25000
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Hazara University
جامعہ ہزارہ
Other name
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AccreditationHigher Education Commission (Pakistan), Pharmacy Council of Pakistan
ChancellorGovernor of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa
Vice-ChancellorDr Jamil Ahmad

34°25′12″N 73°15′0″E / 34.42000°N 73.25000°E / 34.42000; 73.25000
Campus250 acres (100 ha)
Hazara University, Mansehra Pakistan
Hazara University Mosque

The Hazara University (HU) is a public university located in Mansehra, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan.

Recognized university[edit]

Hazara University is recognized as a higher education institution by the Higher Education Commission of Pakistan.[2][1]


The campus is situated at the crossroads of the ancient civilization of Gandhara and Ashoka and facing the silk route on the outskirts of Mansehra which had been the ancient link between the sub-continent, China and Central Asia.[1]

Faculties and departments[edit]

Faculty of Arts & Humanities[edit]

  • Department of Archaeology
  • Department of Architecture
  • Department of Art & Design
  • Department of Communication & Media Studies
  • Department of Conservation Studies
  • Department of Education
  • Department of English
  • Department of Geology
  • Department of Pakistan Studies
  • Department of Tourism & Hospitality
  • Department of Urdu

Faculty of Biological & Health Sciences[edit]

  • Department of Agriculture
  • Department of Biochemistry
  • Department of Biotechnology
  • Department of Biotechnology & Genetic Engineering
  • Department of Botany
  • Department of Human Genetics
  • Department of Microbiology
  • Department of Pharmacy
  • Department of Zoology

Faculty of Law & Social Sciences[edit]

  • Department of Economics
  • Department of Islamic & Religious Studies
  • Department of Law
  • Department of Management. Sciences
  • Department of Political Science
  • Department of International Relations
  • Department of Psychology
  • Department of Public Policy and Administration
  • Department of Sociology

Faculty of Natural & Computational Sciences[edit]

  • Department of Bioinformatics
  • Department of Chemistry
  • Department of Environmental Sciences
  • Department of Information Technology
  • Department of Mathematics
  • Department of Physics
  • Department of Telecommunication
  • Department of Statistics

This university offers Bachelor's degree in the fields of Arts & Humanities, Business & Social Sciences and Science & Technology.[1]


  1. ^ a b c d University Overview of Hazara University University Ranking (uniRank Australia) website, Retrieved 9 September 2022
  2. ^ "Hazara University, Mansehra is listed as a recognized university (scroll down to read under the title 'General Universities (Large)')". Higher Education Commission of Pakistan website. Archived from the original on 13 November 2013. Retrieved 9 September 2022.

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