attains 87th position in Asian University Rankings; retains No 1 position
amongst Pakistani varsities
As per QS
Asian University Rankings 2019, NUST has risen to 87th position, moving up by
four places from its last year’s ranking of 91. Over the last 5 years, NUST has
ascended 42 places amongst Asian universities. NUST has also retained its No. 1
position among Pakistani universities in the Asian Rankings. NUST happens to be
the 417th best university in the world, according to QS global rankings.
The QS rankings are one of the most influential university rankings in the
world; these are carried out on the basis of academic reputation, employer
reputation, faculty / student ratio, citation per paper, paper per faculty,
staff with PhD, and internationalisation.