Institutional profiles GC University Faisalabad

GC University Faisalabad

About University:

Government College, Faisalabad started as a Municipal Middle School in 1897. In September 1905 it was upgraded to the level of a High School. In May 1924, it attained the status of Intermediate College and in October 1933 it was upgraded to Degree Level. The government of the Punjab declared Government College, Faisalabad as an autonomous institution on 1 July 1990. The College was given the status of University on 23 October 2002.


The main campus of the University is located in the Industrial and agricultural city of Faisalabad.

Faisalabad is an important industrial centre west of Lahore. The city-district of Faisalabad is bound on the north by the districts of Gujranwala and Sheikhupura, on the east by Sahiwal, on the south by Toba Tek Singh and on the west by Jhang. Faisalabad has a strong industrial base including textiles, jewellery, home furniture, and pharmaceuticals, assisted by the expanding transport network which includes newly-built motorway and highways to Lahore, Multan, Sargodha and Islamabad/Rawalpindi.


University consist of the following faculties:

  • Science & Technology
  • Arts and Social Science
  • Business & Administrative
  • Islamic & Oriental Learning
  • Law
  • Fine Arts

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Various Scholarships are available at the University.


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