CUI’s Rankings & Reputation


International


TIMES Higher Education (THE) Rankings:

THE World University Rankings:

  • In THE World Universities Rankings 2023, CUI has been placed among 601-800 world best universities. Besides, it was also ranked at #301-400 in THE Engineering & Technology, #301-400 in Business and Economics, #301-400 in Computer Science, #501-600 in Life Science and #401-500 in Physical Sciences subject rankings 2023.
  • Times Higher Education has ranked COMSATS University Islamabad at 251-300 in Young University Rankings 2022.
  • COMSATS University Islamabad has been ranked 251–300 in The Emerging Economies Rankings 2022.
  • Ranked 201-500 in THE Asian University Rankings 2022

THE World University Rankings by Subject:

For

Life Science

Engineering & Technology

Computer Science

Physical Sciences

Business & Economics

THE 2017

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-

-

-

-

THE 2018

401-500

301-400

-

401-500

-

THE 2019

401-500

301-400

401-500

501-600

301-400

THE 2020

501-600

251-300

301-400

401-500

301-400

THE 2021

401-500

301-400

401-500

501-600

301-400

THE 2022

601-800

401-500

401-500

501-600

251-300

THE 2023

501-600

301-400

301-400

401-500

301-400

THE University Impact Rankings:

CUI is ranked amongst top 401-600 globally in TIMES Higher Education (THE) University Impact Rankings 2022 and also ranked 5th in Pakistan. Moreover, was ranked in 17 SDG’s out of 17. These are given as under:

  • SDG 1 No Poverty 85
  • SDG 2 Zero Hunger 201-300
  • SDG 3 Good Health and Wellbeing 801-1000
  • SDG 4 Quality Education 401-600
  • SDG 5 Gender Equality 401-600
  • SDG 6 Clean Water and Sanitation 101-200
  • SDG 7 Affordable and Clean Energy 201-300
  • SDG 8 Decent Work and Economic Growth 401-600 (ranked # 1 in Pakistan)
  • SDG 9 Industry, Innovation and Infrastructure 401-600
  • SDG 10 Reduced Inequalities 201-300
  • SDG 11 Sustainable Cities and Communities 301-400
  • SDG 12 Responsible Consumption and Production 401-600
  • SDG 13 Climate Action 201-300
  • SDG 14 Life Below Water 201-300
  • SDG 15 Life on Land 101-200 (ranked # 1 in Pakistan)
  • SDG 16 Peace, Justice and Strong Institutions 401-600
  • SDG 17 Partnerships for goals 301-400

For more details about THE rankings, please visit

https://www.timeshighereducation.com/world-university-rankings

QS Rankings:

  • CUI has been placed at 142nd by QS Asia University Rankings 2023 and 5th in Pakistan.
  • Ranked among 1001-1200 world best universities as per QS World Universities Rankings 2023.
  • CUI was ranked 137th in QS Asian Universities Rankings 2022.
  • CUI was ranked among 301-360 in QS World University Rankings: Sustainability 2023.
  • CUI was ranked #18 in QS Asian University Rankings 2023: Southern Asia.

For more details about QS rankings, please visit

https://www.topuniversities.com/university-rankings

SHANGHAI Rankings

CUI was ranked 1st in Pakistan and amongst 501-600 in the Shanghai ranked university of the world by Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU) prestigious Shanghai rankings 2022.

Other Achievements

  • Quality Assurance Agency (QAA), Higher Education Commission, Pakistan conferred award to CUI for its Excellent Performance at the Annual Progress Review meeting in March 2021
  • Recipient of Cambridge IFA’s Two Global Good Governance Awards i.e. 3G Award for Research Excellence 2018 and 3G Excellence in Higher Education Award 2019.
  • 7th FPCCI Achievement Award 2019 in the category of Education, Technical and Vocational Education, as recognition of CUI’s efforts and achievements in Business Incubation Centers for SMEs.
  • 1 among top 10 Pakistani universities according to Nature Index in 2018.
  • 17 National Civil awards have been awarded to its faculty/officers.
  • Top ‘W’ category awarded to Quality Enhancement Cell (QEC) and Office of Research, Innovation & Commercialization (ORIC) by HEC
  • Won the 1st Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FPCCI) Achievement Award for its outstanding services in the category of Education and Training in 2013.
  • CUI has been awarded three Stars rating out of a total of five by QS Star Rating System in 2013. Besides, five stars have also been awarded to CUI in Teaching, and Learning, Facilities and Engagement.

For details about QS Stars, visit: https://www.comsats.edu.pk/qs/qs_stars.aspx