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 undertook 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 a 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 surrounding areas in particular, with a missionary spirit, commitment and enthusiasm in line with the vision of its founders. The distinguished Faisalabad University aspires for an appropriate balance between the emerging disciplines of science and technology andprevalent fields of humanities and social sciences. The History of TUF shows that it is approved as a degree-awarding University by the Government of the Punjab, Law and Parliamentary Affairs Department vide Punjab Ordinance No LX of 2002. The Higher Education Commission recognizes it 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.
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.
Mission of the University is to contribute and create a transformative educational experience through pursuit of learning, research, innovation and collaborations at the highest global level of excellence, with emphasis on lslamic/ethical values.
According to HEC, the affiliation of any university shows its credibility. This section aims to display that all programmes are accredited with its respective accreditation councils in TUF. These accreditation councils set standards for academic programmes.