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Northern University
The University is presently based in its two campuses, at Nowshera. The city campus is centrally located and is easily accessible through public transport. Main campus is located at Wattar Walai Ziarat Kaka Sahib Road, Nowshera. The foundation stone for the main block was laid by Mr. Khalil Ur Rehman, Governor NWFP in April 2005 The university presently has four faculties, with adequate facilities to become center of excellence in its own right.
News & Events
  1. Northern University has been upgraded to “W” category (old category “A”) in March 2009.
  2. Introduction of M.Phil and Ph.D. programs
  3. HEC PhD review committee visited university on June 13, 2012 and carried out necessary evaluation of University PhD Education Program.
  4. Full Fee, Zakat Based Scholarships available to the students. Presently 52 students are availing this Financial Aid.
  5. EDR Trust Subsidize Fee.
  6. Sports Events inter department matches scheduled in December 2013.
  7. Study Tour to PTC Akora Khattak and Attock Oil Company plan in December 2013.
  8. Convocation tentatively planned in March/ April 2013.
  9. MBA & BBA programs effective Spring 2011 will be run according to HEC Policy Enforced in the year 2010/2011 onwards.
  10. PhD Program in Education have started since Year 2009/ 2010.
  11. Environmental Science MS and MPhil Programs launched effective Summer 2011.
  12. KPK Province have placed great emphasis to the district of Nowshera and lately foundation stone of all police training establishments have taken place across the campus Road Wattar Wali Ziarat Kaka Sahib.
  13. University will collaborate police training degree programs and will open new departments.
  14. Students are required to give Paper Affidavit for the collection of original Degree.
  15. New Logo of the university effective January 2012.
  16. Transcript/ Provincial Certificates/ Degree are Subject to verifications.
  17. The improvement in the intake of university admissions and graduating student’s performance is a clear indication of its quality control.

  18. Female hostel facilities available

  19. Construction of Double Story Building on Kaka Sahib Block and on Omer Sawar Block Completed in the main Campus    
  20. Scholorships
    To promote higher education in Nowshera, EDR Trust is giving  scholorships to all students i.e. 40% of tution fee, since year 2003    
  21. The University has 14 PhD Faculty members on its roll.
  22. Join new degree program MSC Environmental Sciences.



A special delegation of HEC visited Northern University dated 29th March 2008
Sir Anwar Pervez Visited Northern University Dated 1st April 2008
A special delegation of HEC visited Northern University dated 12th Feb 2009
HEC visit
Mr. Mir Jan Muhammad Jamali Member Board of Governor NU Nowshera met with Honorable CM KPK on 24th October at CM Office to appraise him the Damaged Road Network and Development of NU.
Meeting With Mir Jan Muhammad Jamali with CM KPK For Road Construction on OCtober 24, 2013.
Meeting With Mir Jan Muhammad Jamali with CM KPK For Road Construction on OCtober 24, 2013.
Admissions open for Fall Semester 2013.
  • University is governed under rules and regulations listed in university prospectus.
  • Admission forms can be obtained from Admission Office of Northern University on payment of Rs. 300.00
  • Graduates and other students awaiting result can also apply.
  • For admissions, contact Admission Officer
    Mr. Sadaqat
    Tel# 0923-613485-86,0923-205315, Mob # 0321-9771321
    Mr. Muhammad Malik (Deputy Registrar)
    Tel# 0300-9746372
    Mr. Zafar Iqbal (Additional Registrar)
    Tel# 0321-9741414
  • Fall Semester commenced 4th November 2013, classes started from 4th November 2013.
  • Zakat Based Scholarships available (Terms and Conditions Apply)
  • Merit Based Scholarships available (Terms and Conditions Apply)
  • University Fee Structure is lowest comparing with Public/ Private Sector Institutions (Universities).
  • EDR Trust Subsidize Fee Structure (To Encourage Higher Education in the country).
  • Degree Programs are completed in given time frame with record of no closures.
  • University is evaluating launching of new programes Law/ Industrial Engineering/ Agriculture Sciences/ Architecture Programs and public administration programs.
  • Community Development Workshops Planned and Held to Promote Education Awareness.
    • Teacher training- Educational Workshop for District Nowshera- Educational Department.
    • Farmers- Environmental Hazards to agricultural Crops and Remidal Measures- Environmental Department.
    • Organizational Structures and Employment Policies Seminar- Management Sciences Department.
    • Computer Security Solutions- Computer Science Department.
    • Teaching Maths and Enhancing Maths Skills at Schools- Mathematics Department.
    • Job Fair was arranged in Spring Semester 2013.
    • Due to road damage leading to main campus Wattar Walai Ziarat Kaka Sahib the classes were shifted to city campus Hakimabad w.e.f Spring Semester 2013.
    • Seminars of different Faculties were arranged in Summer 2013.
    • Trips (Educational and Recreational) planned in Fall Semester 2013.
    • Graduated Students of Northern University who are unemployed are directed to contact Northern University, City Campus Hakimabad, Nowshera for their internships and future placements.
    • Graduated students are advised to update their addresses and Tel# in order to get invitations for upcoming convocation.
    • University is participating with International Community on Higher Education, Research and Community Awareness programs.
    • University is carrying out extensive support to the area by giving Zakat and Merit scholarships.
    • New Bus purchased for transportation of Sudents between Main and City Campuses.
    • Alternate Energy Program is Extensively persuaded by NU by putting Security Lights and Greasers on Solar System.
    • Convocation has been delayed due to damaged Road Network.
Permanent Faculty
  • Dr. Abdul Majeed, Professor, Rector
    M.Sc. Maths, Punjab University, Lahore,
    M.Phil. Maths,  Quaid-e-Azam University, Islamabad,
    Sc.Ed.D., Curtin University of Technology, Australia

  • Mrs. Salma S. Ashraf, Professor, Pro Rector Dean FAS
    B.A. Punjab Univeristy, Lahore,
    MBA Quaid-e-Azam University, Islamabad

  • Dr. Suleman Ashraf , Professor, Dean FEIT
    B.Sc. Electrical Engg, NED University, Karachi,
    M.Sc. Electrical Engg, University of Limerick, Ireland,
    Ph.D. Control Engg, University of Limerick, Ireland

  • Dr. Sohail J. Malik, Professor
    M.Sc. Economics, quaid-e-Azam University, Islamabad,
    M.A.D.E. Australian National University, Australia,
    Ph.D. Econometrics, University of New England, Australia

  • Dr. Mohammad Jamil Sawar, Professor
    B.Sc. Computer Engineering, UT Austin; Texas, USA,
    M.Sc. Artificial Intelligence, University of Edinburgh, UK,
    Ph.D. Computer Science, University of Leeds, UK

  • Dr. Muhammad Ullah, Professor, Dean FS
    B.Sc. Agriculture, Agriculture University Peshawar,
    M.Sc. Peshawar University, Peshawar,
    Ph.D. Ecology, Wyoming University, USA

  • Dr. Jamila Begum, Associate Professor
    M.Sc. Chemistry, Peshawar University, Peshawar,
    M.Phil. Chemistry, Peshawar University, Peshawar,
    Ph.D. Chemistry, Peshawar University, Peshawar

  • Dr. Syed Ashfaq Hussain Bukhari, Associate Professor
    M.A. Urdu, Punjab University, Lahore
    M.A. Punjabi, Punjab University, Lahore,
    M.A. (E.P.M) Al-Khair University, AJK
    M.Ed Al-Khair University, AJK
    Fazil Urdu Lahore Board
    B.Ed Alama Iqbal Open University, Islamabad
    M.Phil. Iqbal Studies, Alama Iqbal Open University, Islamabad
    M.Phil. Pakistani Languages and Literature, Alama Iqbal Open University, Islamabad
    Ph.D. Urdu, NUML, Islamabad

  • Dr. Zill-e-Huma, Associate Professor, Director City Campus
    M.Sc. Education, UAAR, Rawalpindi,
    Ph.D. Education, UAAR, Rawalpindi

  • Dr. Mansoor Qureshi, Associate Professor
    B.Sc.Mechanical Engineering, UET Peshawar,
    M.Sc. Computer Science, University of Western Sydney,
    Ph.D. Metallurgy, University of Leeds, UK

  • Dr. Rabia Tabassum, Associate Professor,
    M.Ed. University of the Punjab, Lahore
    Ph.D. Education, UAAR, Rawalpindi

  • Dr. Shamim RiazAssociate Professor,
    Ph.D. Zoology, University of Peshawar, Peshawar

  • Dr. Muhammad Atta-ur-Rahman
    Associate Professor
    Computer Science,B.Sc. (Hons),University of Punjab,
    Electronics Engg.,MS,IIUI, Pakistan,
    Electronics Engg.,Ph.D., ISRA University,Pakistan

  • Dr. Iltaf Hussain, Associate Professor , (Adjunct Faculty Member)
    Ph.D. Mathematics, COMSATS Islamabad.

  • Dr. Muhammad Nasir, Assistant Professor, (Adjunct Faculty Member)
    Ph.D. Education, Northern University Nowshera.

  • Dr. Sumera Gul, Assistant Professor, (Adjunct Faculty Member)
    Ph.D. Urdu, University of Peshawar.

  • Dr. Muhammad Irshadullah, Assistant Professor, (Adjunct Faculty Member)
    Ph.D. Education, Northern University Nowshera.

  • Mr. Umair Abdullah, Assistant Professor,
    MCS Computer Science, BIIT, UAAR, Rawalpindi
    MS Computer Sciences, FFU, Islamabad

  • Mr. Muhammad Malik, Assistant Professor
    MIT, BIIT, UAAR, Rawalpindi
    MS Education Northern University, Nowshera, Pakistan
    PhD Education (In Progress) Northern University, Nowshera, Pakistan

  • Mr. Qamar Mehmood, Assistant Professor
    M.Sc. Computer Sciences, QAU, Islamabad
    M.S. Computer Engg, CASE, UET, Islamabad

  • Mr. Muhammad Asif, Assistant Professor
    Ph.D(CS) Artificial Intelligence in Progress, Abasyn University, Pakistan.
    MS(CS) Artificial Intelligence, BIIT, PMAS, AAU, Rawalpindi, Pakistan.
    BS(IT) BIIT (Silver Medal), Arid Agriculture University Rawalpindi, Pakistan.

  • Mr. Muhammad Asif, Lecturer
    BSCS Air University , Islamabad
    MSCS Islamic University, Islamabad

  • Mr. Asim Khan, Lecturer
    B.Sc. Computer Science, Peshawar University, Peshawar
    M.Sc. Mathematics, Peshawar University, Peshawar

  • Mr. Fahad Ali Khan, Lecturer
    MSc. Applied Economics, IMS Peshawar University, Peshawar

  • Mr. Saeed Akbar, Lecturer
    MBA Finance, Iqra University, Peshawar

  • Mr. Junaid Iqbal, Lecturer
    MS Management Sciences, Agricultural University Peshawar.

  • Mr. Mubashir Ahmad, Lecturer/Research Coordinator
    MS Management Sciences, COMSATS Institute of Information Technology, Attock, Pakistan.

  • Mr. Muhammad Naseemem, Lecturer
    MS Management Sciences International Islamic University Islamabad.

  • Mr. Ikram Ul Haq, Assistant Professor
    M.Phil English, Qurtaba University Peshawar, Pakistan.
    M.A TOEFL, AIOU, Islamabad, Pakistan.
    M.Ed AIOU, Islamabad, Pakistan.
    M.A English Peshawar University, Pakistan.
    B.A Peshawar University, Pakistan. One Year Diploma in IT, Board of Technical Education, Peshawar, Pakistan.

  • Mr. Amir Rashid, Lecturer
    MCS, BIIT, UAAR, Rawalpindi

  • Mr. Kashif Saleem, Lecturer
    MSc Computer Sciences, University of Peshawar.

  • Ms. Shumaila Malik, Lecturer
    MBA , NU Nowshera

  • Mr. Farhan Sabir Ujager, Lecturer
    B.Sc. Electrical Engineering, Northern University
    M.S. Electrical Engineering, NUST Islamabad

  • Miss. Jaudat Tauqeer Qazi, Lecturer
    MSc. Psychology, University of Peshawar.

  • Mr. Muhammad Younas, Lecturer
    M.A. Political Science, Peshawar University, Peshawar

  • Ms. Sumaira Yousaf, Lecturer
    MIT, BIIT, UAAR, Rawalpindi

  • Mr. Zafar Khan, Lecturer
    MSc Electronics, University of Peshawar, Peshawar
    BSc Electronics, University of Peshawar, Peshawar

  • Mr. Murad Ali, Lecturer
    MCS Kohat University of Science and Technology, Kohat

  • Mr. Noor Gul, Lecturer
    MS Telecommunication and Networking, Gandhara University, Peshawar
    MSc Electronics, University of Peshawar

    BSc University of Peshawar

  • Mr. Abid Ali, Lecturer
    MS Software Engineering, International Islamic University Islamabad.
    MCS, University of Peshawar

  • Mr. Muhammad Faisal Hassan, Lecturer
    MBA Iqra University, Peshawar
    B.Com University of Peshawar

  • Mr. Mudassar Khan, Lecturer
    MS Management Sciences, Institute of Management Sciences, Peshawar
    BBA(Hons.) , Institute of Management Sciences, Peshawar

  • Ms. Shadab Fida, Lecturer
    MSc Economics, Northern University , Nowshera

  • Mr. Sajjad Khan, Lecturer
    MBA Equivalent to MS, Institute of Management Sciences, Peshawar
    BBA(Hons.) , Institute of Management Sciences, Peshawar

  • Mr. Muhammad Shoaib, Lecturer
    M.Phil Education, Northern University Nowshera.
    PhD Education (in progress), Northern University Nowshera.

  • Mr. Muhammad Farooq, Lecturer
    M.A.English, Northern University Nowshera.