About NIU

As one of the main scholastic and research establishments in Pakistan, the NIU offers an intellectually inspiring environment with humanistic customs for students and researchers to face and react to advancement challenges. With our rigorous academic programs at various levels we expect to engage our students to challenge traditional thinking in quest for inventive thoughts. Students learning at NIU will be given the chance to explore the world with a view to craft a better tomorrow.

At NIU students will get an opportunity to gain conventional and current knowledge and aptitudes, which will improve their future potential. Students will likewise be given a scope of professional services like internships, job placements and other similar services that will put them on a quick career advancement track. This will be done through small group discussions, tutorials and workshops to be conducted by exceedingly competent experts.

Situated in the heart of a delightful city of Lahore in Pakistan, NIU offers a modern state of the art campus conducive for genuine learning and research. The leadership of NIU is committed to accomplish its mission, vision and values through creation, dissemination of knowledge and research which will impact policy and practice for accelerated development.

Timeline

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2015 – The Beginning

NIU was awarded the charter by the Govt. of Punjab to operate as a fully functional university and is recognized by Higher Education Commission, Islamabad. University commenced with BS (Hons.) Clinical Nutrition Program and inducted 15 students who would be completing their degree program in Spring 2020.

2016 – Addition to Program Portfolio

During the year 2016, NIU began its operations at Model Town City Campus and welcomed the batch of 2016 and successfully expanded the program portfolio and added:

  • Doctor of Physical Therapy (5 years program)
  • BS Medical Lab Technology
  • BS Speech and Language Pathology

2017 – Expansion

The program portfolio was more expanded with the addition of:

  • BS Applied Psychology
  • BS Biotechnology
  • Bachelors of Business Administration
  • BS Biochemistry
  • MS Food, Nutrition and Dietetics

2018 - Further Expansion

The program portfolio was further expanded with the addition of:

  • MS Economics
  • MPhil Physiology
  • MPhil Biochemistry
  • MBA

2019 – Current Status

Current Program Portfolio of NIU consist of highly market competitive programs with a combination of Major/Minor with the collaboration of all faculties mix has been created to enhance the knowledge and skill base in all the programs keeping the global practices in mind for the students to develop as world-class professionals and leaders.

Undergraduate Programs: (4 year Programs; DPT 5 year Program)

  • BS Economics and Finance (Bi Major)
  • BS Business Economics (Bi Major)
  • BS Economics with Minor in Psychology
  • Bachelor of Business Administration
  • BBA with Minor in Human Resource
  • BBA with Minor in Marketing
  • BS Biochemistry
  • Doctor of Physical Therapy
  • BS Speech and Language Pathology
  • BS Speech and Language Pathology with Minor in Psychology
  • Bs Medical Lab Technology
  • BS Applied Psychology
  • BS Applied Psychology with Minor in Business Studies
  • BS Applied Psychology with Minor in Speech and Language Pathology
  • BS Nutritional Sciences
  • MS Economics
  • Master of Business Administration
  • MS Food, Nutrition and Dietetics

“To prepare leaders and entrepreneurs of tomorrow through a holistic education experience encompassing the best values and practices of both the eastern and western world.”

“To develop leaders in different professional fields critical to the development of society by focusing on knowledge and research for improving quality of life and living standards based on equity.”

Excellence:

We aim to pursue excellence in our services, encourage innovation, creativity and strive to cultivate an environment that is conducive to achieve highest professional standards.

Commitment:

We commit ourselves to support the vision of our university and pursuit of knowledge as well as to inculcate and demonstrate to our student body the virtuous spirit of hard work and unflinching dedication in service to the society.

Respect & Tolerance:

We strive to build an environment characterized by spirit of compassion, love and mutual understanding that help students from diverse backgrounds to overcome their difference and build a bond grounded in universal spirit of brotherhood.

Responsibility & Integrity:

We pledge to be responsible for the consequences of our actions, constantly strive for professional development and demonstrate uncompromising academic and professional integrity.

NIU is working under the management of NUR Foundation / Fatima Memorial System.

There are various reasons, as described under, for choosing NIU to pursue higher degrees in different professional programs offered by it.

  • A conductive learning environment that not only focuses on functional knowledge but also emphasis well rounded personality development.
  • A faculty which is competent, dedicated and committed to providing best education experience to students.
  • Our NUR student leadership program, provide students a platform to develop their leadership competencies.
  • NUR Community Outreach Program provides our student an opportunity to work as interns to understand the challenges of community development and to contribute to grass-root development.

Aside from what has been described above, we at NIU are cognizant of the fact that we are living in an ever changing and high-speed global environment. This fact drives us to ensure that whatever we do whether inside or outside the class is compatible with the compulsions and requirements of the knowledge economy of today.