Six Pakistani universities have made to the top 800 universities in the 2015/16 world rankings released by Quacquarelli Symonds (QS).
Although Pakistani universities made it they did not do well, as all of them ranked below 500. The six Pakistani universities that made it are:
1) National University of Sciences And Technology (NUST) Islamabad
NUST ranked in the world, dropping down in 2012 from 401. The university was put at 251 in positions by subject and it featured in ranks at 398 by faculty. Farther, it was ranked 119 in the Asian University Rankings.
2) Quaid-e-Azam University
Quaid-e-Azam University ranked 651 in the whole world and subject put 151 in ranks it. In the Asian University Rankings, it was placed at 116.
3) Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS)
LUMS ranked 701, dropping down in 2012 from 601. In the Asian University Rankings, it was put at 161 , steadily improving its positions which were 181 in 191 and 2014 in 2013.
4) University of Engineering & Technology (UET) Lahore
701 was also ranked by University of Engineering & Technology in the world. It has stayed in that location having dropped down in 2012 from 601. It made it.
5) University of Karachi
University of Karachi also kept its position since 2013 at 701. To 251, it made it in the Asian University Rankings.
6) The University of Lahore
The University of Lahore additionally ranked 701.
Meanwhile, across the border, 14 Indian universities made it with two being for the very first time. Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore as well as the Indian Institute of Technology Delhi (IITD) ranked 147th and 179th respectively. Further, seven of 14 Indian universities made it .
Top 10 universities in the world:
1) Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
2) Harvard University
3) University of Cambridge
4) Stanford University
5) California Institute of Technology (CALTECH)
6) University of Oxford
7) University College London UCL
8) Imperial College London
9) Eth Zurich (Swiss Federal Institute of Technology)
10) University of Chicago