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Ziauddin Medical University

About University

Ziauddin Medical University was founded in 1995 as a nonprofit private university for the training of healthcare professionals in Pakistan. Ziauddin Medical University is named for Dr. Lt. Col. Sir Ziauddin Ahmed, a visionary who sought to create a college for the training of physicians and health care professionals.


Ziauddin Medical University Hospital serves as the primary teaching facility at the University. The Hospital is used for medical research and to provide clinical training for undergraduate and postgraduate students. Located in central North Nazimabad, the hospital provides a large local population with surgical and general medical treatment from all major fields of specialization. Diagnostic and clinical equipment featuring the most recent advances in medical technology is available including Radioactive Isotope Imaging, MRI, CAT Scan, Cardiac Angiography, and a comprehensive pathology laboratory.

The Ziauddin Medical University’s new Clifton campus serves as the primary teaching facility of the Medical College. Facilities include a large medical facility and university offices. The Clifton campus is home to the most technologically advanced facilities including a surgical intensive care unit and a critical care unit. The Clifton Campus Hospital also serves the community with emergency medical treatment.


Ziauddin Medical University offer various degree programs through its colleges:

  • Ziauddin Medical College
  • Ziauddin College of Pharmacy
  • Ziauddin College of Speech Language Therapy
  • Ziauddin College of Physiotherpy
  • Ziauddin College of Medical Technology
  • Ziauddin College of Nursing
  • Ziauddinn Dental College
  • Ziauddin College of Bio Meidcal Enginnering

Facilities and Resources

Student Counseling
Counseling is provided by a professional counselor and staff members. This counseling is designed to assist students in resolving personal problems that are interfering with their academic progress and success. Such problems might include difficulty in adjusting to college, family concerns and / or low self-esteem.

Extra Curricular Activities
Extra-curricular activities go alongside the academic curriculum the whole year round. Students participate in all such activities very enthusiastically. They have represented the University in interuniversity debates and other activities at national level. Interuniveristy matches of Football , Cricket, Basketball, Table Tennis and Throwball are also a regular feature.

Learning Resource Center (LRC)
Learning Resource Centre plays an important role at ziauddin university. Students are expected to develop lif-long learning skills in order to keep abreast of the rapidly accumulating medical kinformation The LRC includes library, an inter disciplinary museum and computer-aided facilities.All three campuses have their own library containing textbooks, periodicals, newspapers and general reference works related to the programmes offered by the university

Computing And Informatics
Learning Resource Centre is equipped with wide range of cutting edge computing resources available to facilitate students and staff from Mondays to Saturdays. Some of the major facilities are word processing , computer graphics and statistical analysis.
An expanding variety of electronic databases including Medicine, and other networked sources are also available along with Internet resources. An online search service provides access to databases on all subjects and any itemsnot held in the library may be obtained on inter library loans.


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