The “Webometrics Ranking of World Universities” is owned by Cybermetrics Lab. This group belong to (CSIC), the largest public research body in Spain. The University of the Punjab ranks the top the list in Pakistan as per ranking list 2015.
Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas declares the ranking of universities which are accepted worldwide. These rankings depicts where a university stands on national, regional and international level.
It is worth to mention that Quaid.e.Azam University Islamabad and University of Agriculture doesn’t rank in top 10 universities of Pakistan as per Webometrics list. Howver they were present in HEC universities ranking list issued this year.
Following is the current ranking of Pakistani universities according to the CSIC, Spain:
|PK Rank||World Rank||University Name|
|1||1899||University of the Punjab|
|2||1929||Agha Khan University|
|3||2046||National University of Sciences & Technology|
|4||2207||Lahore University of Management Sciences|
|5||2673||Allama Iqbal Open University|
|6||2958||Gomal University Dera Ismail Khan|
|7||3115||University of Engineering & Technology Lahore|
|8||3157||Islamia University Bahawalpur|
|9||3282||University of Peshawar|
|10||3295||COMSATS Institute of Information Technology Islamabad|