NUST FEATURES PROMINENTLY IN QS SUBJECT RANKINGS 2019
Islamabad February 28, 2019 – With its infallible reputation globally as a quality higher education institution with a strong academic and R&D base, National University of Sciences & Technology (NUST) has been ranked at the top in Engineering & Technology in Pakistan, as per Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) Subject Rankings 2019, released on February 27, 2019.
NUST has already been featuring prominently in the 4 disciplines of Electrical & Electronic Engineering; Computer Science & Information Systems; Mechanical, Aeronautical & Manufacturing Engineering and Physics & Astronomy. Adding more feathers to it cap, the university, for the first time, has been ranked by QS in the categories of Business & Management and Mathematics. With this new meritorious accomplishment, NUST now is well-placed in 6 subject-wise rankings out of a total of 48 subject areas, and is also leading the table among Pakistani universities in the subjects of Electrical & Electronic Engineering; Computer Science & Information Systems and Mechanical, Aeronautical & Manufacturing Engineering.
It also merits mention that NUST has been persistently featuring in other ranking categories of QS for the past several years: it is currently ranked among top 500 world universities, top 100 Asian universities, and top 100 young world universities. NUST also takes pride in being Pakistan’s #1 Engineering & Technology university as per latest HEC Rankings. In addition, NUST was recently ranked 246th in “CEOWORLD Magazine Best Global Universities Ranking 2019," the only Pakistani university to carve a niche among selected 500 global universities.