The University of Faisalabad is approved as degree awarding University by the Government of the Punjab, Law and Parliamentary Affairs Department vide Punjab Ordinance No LX of 2002. The Governor of Punjab is the patron of the University.
The heart of Pakistan Textile Industry - Faisalabad suffered educational negligence for decades. Madinah Foundation, a philanthropic organization, renowned for extending services in the social sector, in the light of the vision “Industry, Service, Education” of its founder Chairman, Haji Muhammad Saleem (Late), who under took the challenge of facilitating common man in paving the path of success through educational enlightenment. On March 17, 2002, Madinah Foundation launched a visionary mega project to overcome deficit of quality education in the area. The University of Faisalabad (TUF) was established to cater to the educational and technological needs emerging in the progressive scenario of the country in general and Faisalabad and surrounding areas in particular, with a missionary spirit, commitment and fervor in line with the vision of its founders. The distinguished University aspires for an appropriate balance between the emerging disciplines of science and technology and prevalent fields of humanities and social sciences. The university is chartered under Ordinance LX of October 2, 2002 promulgated by the Government of the Punjab. It is recognized by Higher Education Commission as a degree awarding University.
The University of Faisalabad is a Category ‘W-4’ University (highest grade awarded to any university by HEC for meeting the Cabinet and HEC criteria/requirement for faculty, programs, infrastructure, resources, laboratories, training facilities and endowment fund). It has the distinction of being ranked ‘FIRST’ in Pakistan, in HEC ranked public and private universities for the year 2013. It has secured third position among private sector universities of Pakistan in HEC ranking 2015. Ranking is based on teaching quality, research and quality assurance systems.
What sets The University of Faisalabad supreme is its unconditional commitment to quality education, sincere teaching endeavors, exclusive skill development, lucrative facilities, dynamism to improve and a competent management team with a vivid vision. We proudly empower and groom the youth of Pakistan by inculcating a sense of achievement for meeting competitive global challenges and contribute to the socio-economic development and prosperity of the country.
After 15 years of imparting quality education in Faisalabad, a sub-campus of The University of Faisalabad named as Alam Tower is established at Bhobatian chawk, Raiwind Road, Lahore in 2018.
To be a leading educational institution characterized by:
An intellectual environment conducive for innovative teaching and learning.
A culture of research to address the challenges faced by Pakistan.
Top quality professional Faculty meeting the local and global educational requirements. Emphasis on Islamic / ethical values for inculcating love, patriotism and service to humanity.
To pursue excellence in Education & Research with a futuristic approach and inculcate among the youth qualities of leadership and innovation guided by the teachings of Islam.