Directorate of External Linkages

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The Directorate of External Linkages at the University of Sargodha is committed to managing and nurturing external collaborations with academic institutions, research organizations, and industry stakeholders at national and international levels. Its key objectives include promoting academic exchange programs, facilitating collaborative research, and organizing events to expand the university's global outreach. Serving as a bridge between UOS and the wider academic and professional community, the department creates opportunities for students and faculty to engage in collaborative ventures and broaden their academic and research horizons.

Director's Message

"As the Director of External Linkages at the University of Sargodha, I extend a warm welcome to our dynamic and collaborative environment. We believe in the transformative power of collaboration with stakeholders, enhancing education, research, and societal impact. Our office serves as a hub for joint programs, research projects, and partnerships fostering academic excellence and innovation. Whether you're a partner, researcher, student, or community member, explore opportunities for collaboration. Together, we can create positive change and contribute to global progress. Thank you for your interest in our institution; we look forward to working with you."


The Directorate of External Linkages envisions the University of Sargodha as a globally connected hub of academic excellence, innovation, and cultural exchange. We strive to be a leading force in fostering international collaborations, creating opportunities for diverse learning experiences, and contributing to the global advancement of knowledge. Our vision is to position the University of Sargodha as a recognized leader in the global academic community, celebrated for its impactful contribution to education, research, and cultural understanding on an international scale.


The Directorate of External Linkages at the University of Sargodha is committed to fostering global connections, promoting collaborative partnerships, and facilitating international engagement. Our mission is to enhance the university’s global presence, enrich academic experiences, and contribute to cross-cultural understanding through strategic alliances, exchange programs, and impactful collaborations.

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Dr. Ijaz Asghar


Professor Ijaz Asghar has had a distinguished career in English language and literature at the University of Sargodha (UOS), starting as a Lecturer in English in 2003 and progressing to become an Assistant Professor until 2023, when he was promoted to Professor of English. In addition to academic roles, he has held key leadership positions within UOS, serving as the Chairperson of the Department of English, Director of Student Affairs, Director of Co-curricular Forum, Additional Registrar, and Chairman of various committees including Harassment, Ranking, and Sports Purchase, as well as Secretary of the Discipline Committee. Since 2023, as Director of External Linkages, he has facilitated collaborations and significantly contributed to the University's outreach, highlighting his commitment to excellence in education, research, and administration.