WEB DESK: Six Pakistani universities have made it to the top 800 universities in the world by an International Ranking Body.
The QS Top Ranking called the National University of Science and Technology (NUST) the best Pakistani university making it the top charted at 501-550.
NUST, Quaid-e-Azam University, Lahore University of Management Science (LUMS), University of Engineering and Technology (UET), Karachi University (KU) and Lahore University of Management Sciences made it to the list of top 800 universities in the world 2015.
LUMS Asian ranking stands at 119. Its best faculties are Electric Engineering at 291-300 and Electronic Engineering at 398.
NUST despite being called the best in Pakistan fell down by a couple of notches. It was ranked 481 last year and this year it fall down to 501.
At 651, Quaid-e-Azam University made it to the top 800 universities for the first time. It ranked 116 in Asia, and its best faculty was Agriculture and Forestry.
LUMS increased its ranking from 181 to 161 in the chart as compared to the previous year. Its Asian University Rankings are 161-170. UET remains stagnant at 701with its Asian ranking between 251-300. KU and Lahore University stands at 701+ together.