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Message from the Vice Chancellor

Welcome to the Sargodha University! Fostering the culture of research and intellectual growth.

The University of Sargodha has made its mark remarkably visible among the HEIs at national and international levels in a short span of time since its inception. By making transformative and constructive impact on students and society through quality education, the University has opened new avenues for professional success in the offered disciplines. The University of Sargodha is one of the top Pakistani Universities which aims to quench the thirst of the learners through its efficient and qualified faculty and research facilities. We, at the University of Sargodha, staunchly believe in the fundamental principal of education as a process of sustainable constructive change which lays down the foundations for strong, vibrant and balanced communities. The University inculcates the spirit of professionalism, civic responsibility, critical thinking and deep sense of responsibility among its students. We are committed to impart goal-oriented pragmatic education to our students. The University unfolds many opportunities of professional, intellectual, leadership and academic growth to the students. Besides providing carrier oriented opportunities through centers for Career Development, Business Incubation and freelance entrepreneurship, we offer a host of paid internships to the graduates and award a number of scholarships to the deserving and meritorious students. Dear students! The University of Sargodha offers an academically competitive, aesthetically attractive and congenial environment to embellish and to nourish our graduates with advanced knowledge and professional acumen. I Hope you will have an exuberant experience at the University.


Vice Chancellor

Prof. Dr. Shahid Munir did his BSc Chemical Engineering and MSc Chemical Engineering from the Institute of Chemical Engineering & Technology, University of the Punjab, Lahore. He won gold medal by securing first position in MSc Chemical Engineering. He did MBA marketing with distinction from Punjab University. He has 10 years of Industrial experience on his credit. He obtained outstanding performance award from Punjab University in 2005. He did his PhD from University of Leeds, UK. He participated in many international/national conferences/ and workshops. His area of research is Biomass-Coal Co-Combustion and his research work has been published in international and national journals of high impact factor.
He worked as Controller Examination, University of the Punjab from 2014 to 2018. He served as Director Centre for Coal Technology, University of the Punjab from 2011 to 2018. He secured funding of around Rs. 2.0 billion in the projects. He launched many academic program including those that were not being taught in the country. He has been member of panel of experts of the Punjab Power Development Board for the establishment of coal fired power plants in Punjab. He was first one who challenged the thar coal underground coal gasification project of Dr. Samar Mubarakmand and suggested open pit mining in thar coal field. Now, according to his proposed technology coal is being mined at thar and power generation is going on.
Prof. Dr. Shahid Munir is currently serving as a Vice Chancellor of University of Jhang since 2018. Meanwhile he also worked on the additional charge of the post of Vice Chancellor, University of Mianwali from July, 2020 to January, 2021. Recently he assumed the additional charge of the post of Vice Chancellor, University of Sargodha w.e.f June 18th, 2021.

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