Government College University, Faisalabad is the one of the best leading university of Pakistan. The University emerged as a leading university with its intellectual faculty and innovative system which leave an impact on society. It cover almost all the major fields of learning according to the needs of society.
The Government College University’s journey started as a primary school in 1897 in the present building of Govt. College for Women, Karkhana Bazar, Faisalabad. It was promoted to High School and Intermediate College in 1905 and 1924 respectively. It was raised to the degree level in 1933 and postgraduate disciplines were introduced in 1963. The long journey of efforts that started with the humble origin reached its peak when it was granted the status of University in October 2002.
The Government College University, Faisalabad has a long history of excellence and distinction as an institution. Renowned scholars and exquisite personalities have served this institution in various capacities at various level. It has produced outstanding personalities in different fields of life who have earned great fame and achievements not only for themselves but also for the nation.
Many leading lights like Mr. Abdul Hameed, Mr. W.H.F. Armstrong, Mr. Lala Chattan Annand, Mr. Hashmat Khan, Mr. Taj Khyal, Mr. Namdar Khan, Mr. Karamat Hussain Jafari, Mr. Mukhtar Mahmood Qureshi, Mr. Asmat ullah Khan, Dr. Asif Iqbal Khan and Dr. Arif Zaidi have served this institution.