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Aga Khan University

Location Karachi, PK, Karachi Pakistan
Ranking

# 201-250QS WUR Ranking By Subject

About Aga Khan University

Aga Khan University is a unique hybrid: an institution of academic excellence that is also an agent for social development. A leading source of medical, nursing and teacher education, research and public service in the developing world, the University prepares men and women to lead change in their societies and to thrive in the global economy. AKU’s faculty, students and graduates go where the need is greatest, working in informal urban settlements, remote villages and regions where conflict or neglect has decimated basic services. Indeed, in many cases, such communities are their homes.Based on the principles of impact, quality, relevance and access, the University has campuses and programmes in Afghanistan, Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda, Pakistan, and the United Kingdom. Its facilities include teaching hospitals, Schools of Nursing and Midwifery, Medical Colleges, Institutes for Educational Development, Graduate School of Media and Communication, Faculty of Arts and Sciences and an Institute for the Study of Muslim Civilizations.At AKU, students flourish in a welcoming, supportive environment that embraces pluralism, demands excellence and encourages leadership, teamwork, intellectual curiosity, debate and direct engagement with real-world problems. Admission to the University is based on merit, without regard to financial need.

About Aga Khan University

Aga Khan University is a unique hybrid: an institution of academic excellence that is also an agent for social development. A leading source of medical, nursing and teacher education, research and public service in the developing world, the University prepares men and women to lead change in their societies and to thrive in the global economy. AKU’s faculty, students and graduates go where the need is greatest, working in informal urban settlements, remote villages and regions where conflict or neglect has decimated basic services. Indeed, in many cases, such communities are their homes.Based on the principles of impact, quality, relevance and access, the University has campuses and programmes in Afghanistan, Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda, Pakistan, and the United Kingdom. Its facilities include teaching hospitals, Schools of Nursing and Midwifery, Medical Colleges, Institutes for Educational Development, Graduate School of Media and Communication, Faculty of Arts and Sciences and an Institute for the Study of Muslim Civilizations.At AKU, students flourish in a welcoming, supportive environment that embraces pluralism, demands excellence and encourages leadership, teamwork, intellectual curiosity, debate and direct engagement with real-world problems. Admission to the University is based on merit, without regard to financial need.

University information

Total students

1,309

UG students

81%

PG students

19%

International students

13

UG students

77%

PG students

23%

Total faculty staff

672

Domestic staff

100%

Int'l staff

0%

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Rankings & ratings

Aga Khan University is one of the top private universities in Karachi, Pakistan. It is ranked #201-250 in QS WUR Ranking By Subject 2022.

QS WUR Ranking By Subject

  • 2015
    #301-400
  • 2016
    #301-400
  • 2017
    #251-300
  • 2017
    #401-450
  • 2018
    #201-250
  • 2018
    #401-450
  • 2019
    #301-350
  • 2019
    #=398
  • 2020
    #151-200
  • 2020
    #332
  • 2021
    #201-250
  • 2021
    #=361
  • 2022
    #=349
  • 2022
    #201-250

Ranking criteria

55.7
Academic Reputation
59.4
Employer Reputation
86.8
Citations per Paper
67.2
H-index Citations

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