University, Pakistan was established as School of Business and Commerce
in 1984 to foster academic excellence. Preston University is seriously
committed to improving the quality of higher education in Pakistan. The
university is managed by a group of dedicated professionals and
academicians who have committed their lives to the cause of higher
education in Pakistan. Since its inception in 1984, Preston Network has
imparted knowledge and skills to thousands of individuals through many
The experience at this University has
played an important role in the professional and personal development of
our students. Preston University will continue to fulfill its
responsibilities to the society by creating and providing facilities for
personal and professional growth of individuals who wish to make a
career in the fields of business administration, information technology,
engineering and technology, natural and applied science, social
sciences and education.
Preston University is the first private
university of Pakistan and now has one of the largest networks of
campuses in the country. Being pioneer in private-sector higher
education in Pakistan, we are proud that Preston University plays an
important role as a leader and pace-setter in higher education in
To provide a specialized, high quality education as preparation for professional positions in business,industry and government.
To use traditional and modern instructional techniques
and technology to the best advantage in the delivery
system so as to enhance and enrich students’
achievements of their educational and career goals.
To provide educational opportunities to persons already
employed or engaged in business, allowing them to
pursue undergraduate and graduate degree programs
without any compromise on the quality of education.
To pursue innovations and develop new methods and
technologies for delivery of education and development
of instructional materials.
To use modern information technology to maximum
extent possible in all phases of the academic as well as
administrative aspects of the University programs.
To offer high quality programs to business organizations
for staff training and management development to
enhance corporate productivity and efficiency.
To improve the quality, talent and skills of individuals to
help them lead their lives as successful professionals
and responsible citizens.
To explore the frontiers of knowledge through
independent research, as well as in collaboration with
other entities in business or education having similar
To aggressively pursue improvements in the quality of
higher education through dedication and commitment to
teaching, training and research.
To undertake such programs and activities as are
essential to or supportive of the achievement of the
above listed objectives.
Charter / NOC
University, Kohat NWFP has been chartered by the Government of NWFP
through Ordinance No. LII of 2002, and is recognized by the Higher
Education Commission, Government of Pakistan. HEC has placed the
University in the highest category ‘W’.
Preston University, Karachi has been
chartered by the Government of Sindh, through Sindh Act No. V of 1999
published in 2004, and recognized by the Higher Education Commission,
Government of Pakistan. HEC has placed the University in the highest
category ‘W’. The degrees awarded since 1999 are recognized by the higher Education Commission, Government of pakistan.
University is committed to providing university education of the
highest quality to prepare students for professional and managerial
positions. The mission of Preston is to offer students the opportunity
for personal growth and development, skill enhancement, or professional
job advancement through the provision of high quality education.
The program strategy of
Preston University is to provide university education opportunities of the highest quality at a reasonable and affordable cost.