In The Spotlights QS World University Rankings by Subject 2021

NUST shines bright among world universities as QS announces World University Rankings by Subject 2021. This year NUST has been ranked in 3 out of 5 subject areas, while improving its rankings subject wise. This splendid news comes at a time when NUSTians across the world are striving for excellence despite the challenges during the COVID-19 pandemic. In the category of Engineering and Technology, NUST, while retaining the top position in Pakistan, takes a giant leap of 46 positions and has been ranked at #214 in the world. This is a drastic improvement from last year’s rank of #260. Whereas in Natural Sciences, NUST has been ranked among the top 450 universities of the world and #2 in Pakistan. Moreover in Social Sciences and Management, NUST has been ranked among the top 500 universities of the world and #3 in Pakistan. These improved and glorious rankings are indeed a reflection of the high emphasis of NUST on quality higher education which is deeply rooted in its ethos as well. Every NUSTians is committed to achieving excellence in their respective fields and such achievements are a testimony of these untiring efforts. Stay tuned for more subject area and discipline wise rankings!