In The Spotlights QS Asia University Rankings 2021

NUST ascends to 76th position amongst Asian universities – #1 in Pakistan in QS Asia University Rankings 2021. Maintaining its growth streak in world and regional rankings, NUST has been ranked at #76 among Asian universities in the Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) Asia University Rankings 2021 announced on November 25, 2020, taking a leap of 7 positions from its last year’s ranking of #83. The new ranking has placed NUST amongst the Top 12% Asian universities. NUST has not only maintained its upward trajectory in Asia by improving 36 positions in the last 5 years but has also retained its #1 position in Pakistan for the 4th consecutive year. It is the second time in last two years that NUST has stood as the only Pakistani university to be among top 100 Asian universities. Congratulations #NUSTFamily on this terrific achievement. The credit goes to the unwavering commitment of all NUSTIANs towards excellence despite the challenges presented to us during the pandemic. As for its ranking in other categories, NUST is proudly positioned at #355 in the world and #41 amongst young world universities under the age of 50. NUST holds the unique honour of being #1 in Pakistan in world, Asian and young universities rankings.