University of Sargodha gets ‘W’ category in HEC rating

Published On: April 6, 2017

The University of Sargodha according to assessment results of 2015/16 announced by Higher Education Commission (HEC) Quality Assurance Agency has maintained its rating, securing highest ‘W category’ position.

The university has achieved all targets in the action plan of the HEC for 2015-2016, like previous two academic years since 2013.

According to assessment results of 2015/16 announced by the HEC Quality Assurance Agency, the University has secured 89.17% marks, enabling it to claim ‘W category’ position.

The assessment is done on the basis of a comprehensive criteria set by the HEC Quality Assurance Agency, including academic programs, international conferences and seminars, number of PhD faculty, examination system, student enrollment and evaluation, research output and publications in peer-review national and international journals, links between academia and industry, and academic collaborations.

This distinctive performance by UOS among the184 private and public sector shows the commitment of its administration and faculty in promoting quality education and research.

The Vice Chancellor has congratulated all the university faculty and students on achieving the due targets for academic year 2015-16 under the guidelines of the HEC, while promising to provide all possible avenues to them in order to significantly increase UOS’s academic profile during his tenure.