UET Lahore, the University of Engineering and Technology is a state-funded university situated in Lahore, Punjab, Pakistan gaining practical experience in science, innovation, design, and math (STEM) subjects.
It is the most established and one of the most specific designing organizations in Pakistan.
Established in 1921 in Mughalpura, a rural area of Lahore, as Mughalpura Technical College.
It later turned into the ‘MacLagan Engineering College’, a name given to it in 1923 when Sir Edward Douglas MacLagan, the then Governor of Punjab established the groundwork stone of the primary structure, presently called the Main Block.
History of UET Lahore:
In 1932, it was subsidiary with the University of Punjab for the honor of Bachelor’s Degrees in Electrical and Mechanical Engineering. In 1939, the name was again different to Punjab College of Engineering and Technology, and a Civil Engineering certificate was likewise begun in the school.
At the hour of the parcel, some portion of the school moved to India, called East Punjab College of Engineering. In 1954, a four-year certification program in mining design was begun. In 1962, it was conceded a contract and was named the West Pakistan University of Engineering and Technology, Lahore.
During the 1960s, four-year college education programs were begun in substance designing, oil and gas designing, metallurgical designing, engineering, and city and territorial preparation. In 1972, it was authoritatively renamed the University of Engineering and Technology, Lahore.
By the 1970s, it had laid out over a score of graduate degree programs in designing, engineering, city and territorial preparation, and partnered disciplines. A few Ph.D. degree programs were additionally begun.
A second grounds of the college was laid out in 1975 in Sahiwal which was moved to Taxila in 1978 and turned into a free college in 1993 called the University of Engineering and Technology, Taxila.
Today, it is broadly viewed as a truly outstanding and most renowned design college in Pakistan where in excess of 50,000 understudies apply for confirmation each year.
The college, starting around 2016, has a workforce of 881 individuals with 257 doctorates. It has a sum of 9,385 undergrads and 1,708 postgraduate understudies studying.
It has major areas of strength with the University of South Carolina, the University of Manchester, and the Queen Mary University of London and has led research supported by Huawei, Cavium Networks, Microsoft, and MontaVista.
It is one of the greatest positioned colleges in Pakistan with homegrown rankings setting it as the fifth-best designing school in Pakistan while the QS World University Ranking put U.E.T as 701st on the planet consistently somewhere in the range of 2013 and 2016. It is likewise positioned at #701 on the planet by similar distribution in 2018.
In 2018 QS rankings college noticed minimizing from 701 to 801-1000 positioned opening. In the meantime, in Asia college positioning is presently being positioned at No. 200, and in overall college, positioning is 701.
UET Lahore Faculty Staff:
The Faculty (workforce) comprises 741 individuals including 14 worldwide faculty members.
Around 122 have doctoral degrees. Its staff holds one Tamgha-e-Imtiaz, one Izaz-e-Kamal Presidential Award, one Sitara-I-Imtiaz, and nine HEC Best Teacher Awards.
UET Lahore has laid out a Directorate of Research, Extension, and Advisory Services which takes a stab at the advancement and association of exploration exercises.
The Al-Khwarizmi Institute of Computer Sciences is an outstanding name in research action in PC sciences in Pakistan.