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Beware students and parents! Don’t take admission to fake institutions

By A.R. Sajid

Beware students and parents!

Don’t take admission to fake institutions

ISLAMABAD: The Higher Education Commission of Pakistan has warned students and parents not to take admission in 156 fake/derecognized educational institutions of the country.  These include 101 institutions in Punjab province, 36 in Sindh, 11 KPK, three each in Federal Capital and Azad Jammu & Kashmir (AJK).

Province wise detail of derecognized institutions follows as:

 Sr. #  Name of Institution 
1 All Affiliated Colleges with Lahore Leads University, Lahore  across Punjab offering u​ndergraduate and postgraduate programs
2 All Affiliated Colleges with Global Institute, Lahore offering undergraduate and postgraduate programs
3 All Affiliated Colleges with Superior College, Lahore across Punjab offering undergraduate and postgraduate programs
4 All Heritage International Colleges (HICs) affiliated with University of South Asia, Lahore, located across Punjab imparting undergraduate and postgraduate education
5 The Open International University for Complimentary Medicines, (Sri Lanka) and its operations anywhere in Pakistan including Karachi and Islamabad offices
6 American International University, 7 up Chowk, Gulberg III, Lahore
7 Softlogix College of Information Technology, Lahore
8 TIU Institute, 29-C/1, Gulberg III, Ghalib Road, Lahore
9 Pakistan College of Science & Technology, 447-D, Peoples Colony, Faisalabad
10 AIMS Institute of Management Sciences, AIMS House 11 A, Opposite Pizza Hut, Gulgasht, Multan
11 National Textile College of Professional Sciences & IT, 62-C/1 M.M. Alam Road, Gulberg 3, Lahore
12 Standard Institute of Emerging Technologies & Sciences (SIETS), 225-A-new Muslim Town, Lahore
13 Ali Garh Institute of Management Science (AIMS), 3-D Model Town, Club Road, Rahim Yar Khan
14 Mishigan International College, Lahore
15 American International College, Faisal Town, Lahore, Punjab
16 American University of London, National College of Business Management and Technology, 365-M, Model Town, Lahore
17 Rawal Open International University of Alternative Medicine Pakistan, Gujar Khan, Rawalpindi
18 INFOVISION Institute of Management and Information Technology, Lahore
19 Islamia College of Commerce, Kot Ada, Muzaffargarh
20 Opstech College of Computer Science, Lahore
21 CIT College, Majeed Plaza, Bank Road, Saddar, Rawalpindi.
22 Myer’s Institution of Technology, Myer’s Avenue, Near Allied Park, Chakwal.
23 University College of Commerce, Peoples Colony, Khanewal
24 National College of Commerce, Mian Channu
25 Quaid-e-Azam College, Mian Channu
26 International College of Commerce, Mian Channu
27 Leads Law College, Burewala
28 Comstech Law College, Gulgasht Colony, Multan
29 Comstech Degree College, Gulgasht Colony, Multan
30 Pakistan Mission Law College, Neel Kot, Bosan Road, Multan
31 Lahore University of Computer Excellence, New Garden Town, Lahore
32 Arqum College of Science & Arts, Court Road, Gujranwala
33 Cosmiq Institute of Technology, Cosmiq Complex, 54-Commercial Area, Cavalry Ground Extension, Lahore Cantt
34 NICON College of Computer Sciences, Adam Jee Road, Rawalpindi
35 SINTEC System, North Star Plaza, Murree Road, Rawalpindi
36 Higher Education College, Peoples Colony, Faisalabad
37 National Textile College of Professional Sciences and IT, 62-C/1 M.M, Alam Road, Gulberg-III, Lahore.
38 National Group of Textile College, IC-1, MM Alam Road, Sir Syed stop, Gulberg III, Lahore
39 Pakistan Institute of Technology, Trust Plaza, GT Road, Gujranwala
40 The National College, Faisalabad
41 Excelsior College of Information Technology, Lahore
42 Micro inn Technologies, Shami Road, Sheikhupura
43 Fashion Design Institute, Majeed Plaza, Bank Road, Rawalpindi
44 Raees ul Ahrar College, Murree Road, Rawalpindi
45 Preston University, Faisalabad campus
46 NICON College of Computer Sciences, 29/A, Officers Colony, Faisalabad
47 Preston University School of Business, 7th Road, Satellite Town, Rawalpindi
48 Institute of Professional Studies (Canal Campus) 4-A, New Muslim Town, Near New Campus Bridge, 24-E-II near New French Center, Gulberg III, Lahore
49 College of Technical Education, Langlay Road, Lahore
50 College of Education, New Muslim Town, Lahore
51 Matrix Institute of Emerging Science, Gulberg III, Lahore
52 Quaid-e-Azam College of Information Technology, Main Ferozepur Road, Lahore
53 Centre for Health & Population Studies, Chamba Line, Lahore
54 College of Business Administration, Gulberg III, Lahore
55 Lahore School of Information Technology, New Garden Town, Lahore
56 Proceed Institute of Management & IT, Gulberg III, Lahore
57 Institute of Computer Technology, Gulberg II, Main Ferozepur Road, Lahore
58 College of Professional Studies, Peoples Colony, Faisalabad
59 Institute of Management Sciences, Canal Road, Peoples Colony, Faisalabad
60 College of Business Administration, PAF Road, Sargodha
61 College of I.T. 6th Road, Satellite Town, Rawalpindi
62 University College, 6th Road, Satellite Town, Rawalpindi
63 INFOVISION Institute of Management & Information Technology, Lahore
64 Shibly College of Commerce, Karor, Layyah
65 Khyber College of Commerce, Kot Sultan, Layyah
66 Abdul Kasim College, Taunsa, D.G. Khan
67 The National College , Bosan Road, Multan
68 National Group of Textile College, Near Civil Hospital, 45 Civil Lines, Gujranwala
69 Kynat College of Commerce, Kot Sultan, Layyah
70 Allied College of Commerce, Mian Channu
71 DG College, Tausan, D.G. Khan
72 Institute of Information Technology & Management, 40/3 Jahanzeb Centre, Opp. Gakhar Plaza, Bank Road, Saddar Rawalpindi
73 Wah Institute of Management Technology Sadat Plaza Lalaruk, the Mall Wah Cantt
74 University College of Information Technology, Jampur Road, Fareedabad Colony, D.G. Khan
75 Chanab Institute of Information Technology, Shadab Colony, Opp. Canal Rest House, Jhang
76 College of Management & Information Technology, Mumtaz Plaza, Jinnah Road, Gujrat
77 Rawalpindi Institute of Technology, Ojri Camp, Murree Road, Rawalpindi
78 Multan Institute of Management Sciences, 2-A Gulghast Colony, Boson Road, Multan
79 SYSTEX Institute of Technology, 14-L, Model Town Extension, Lahore
80 ABACUS College, D-102 M.A.Road, Satellite Town, Rawalpindi
81 College of Advance Professional Studies, 85-E, Farid Town Road, Sahiwal
82 LIONS College, 3-A, Canal Colony, Farid Town Road, Sahiwal
83 College of Information Technology Circular Road, Chowk Islamabad, Sialkot
84 Al-Qasim University 38-D, Lawrence Road, Lahore
85 College of Global Technologies, Peshawar Road, Rawalpindi
86 South Asia Institute of Management and I.T, Hali Road, Westrige, Rawalpindi
87 UK College of Information Technology, Club Road, Muzaffargarh
88 College of Management & I.T, Lala Rukh, The Mall, Wah
89 UK College of Technology, Ahmed Pur East Road, Bahawalpur
90 College of Professional Studies, Gulgasht Colony, Bosan Road, Multan
91 Edycare College of I.T, Baldia Road, Bahawalnagar
92 Sadiqabad Polytechnic Institute, Sadiqabad, Distt, Rahim Yar Khan
93 Leads Institute of Management Sciences, 24-K, Gulberg-II, Lahore
94 Central College of Information Technology, 5-E/4 850, Officer’s Colony Boson Road, Multan
95 Pyramid Education Centre, D 135, Malik Abad Road, 6th Road, Satellite Town, Rawalpindi
96 Lahore Campus of Preston Institute of Management Science and Technology, Karachi;
97 Lahore Metropolitan University, Lahore
98 Pioneer College of Commerce, Kot Adu, Muzaffargarh
99 Quaid e Azam University of Pakistan, Lahore
100  Islamic University of Pakistan, Sialkot
​101​The University of Chakwal, Chakwal.
Sindh Province – Fake institutions
Sr. #Name of Institutions
1All other branches/campuses/affiliated colleges/franchises of Newports Institute of Communication & E​conomics Karachi except its Karachi campus
2All other branches/campuses/affiliated colleges/franchises of Preston Institute of Management Science and Technology, Karachi  except its Karachi campus
3The Elites University, Sector 11-A, Hashim Town Sindh Karachi Housing Society, Scheme No 33, Karachi
4American School of International Business C-7/A, Daman e Koh, KDA Officers, Cooperation Housing Society Opposite PNS, Bahadur Stadium Road, Karachi
5American World University International 22-A, Tipu Sultan Road, Karachi
6Glamshire University
7American University of Hawaii, 981 Highway 80 East, Clinton, Mississippi 39056
8East-West University
9International University of America,
10Western International University, C-41, Block 6, Gulshan-e-Iqbal, Nipa Chowrangi, Near Aero Club, Karachi
11Washington University, 532/1, Business Recorded Road, Garden East, Karachi
12University of Southern, Comit Campus, St 6B, Block-14 Gulshan-e-Iqbal, Karachi
13University of Houston Clear Lake D-77, Block 2, Clifton Opposite Bilawal House, Karachi
14University of Economics & Technology, 30 Block -A, Opposite Mehran Clinic, Sindhi Muslim Society, Karachi
15Lincoln Institute, D-18, Block-8, Punjab Colony, Ch. Khaliq-uz-Zaman Rad, Clifton, Karachi
16University of Islamic Study, Block-7, Ghulshan-e-Iqbal, Karachi
17American School of London,
18College Swiss Switzerland, Domino Education Services, Karachi, Sindh
19The International University of America, 40-J/A, Block 6, Pechs, Shahrah-e-Faisal, Karachi, Sindh
20Institute of Management Science and Arts, Latifabad, Hyderabad, Sindh
21Mehran Institute of I.T, Latifabad, Hyderabad, Sindh
22National Textile College of Professional Sciences and IT, Hyderabad
23SPIRIT Institute of Management & Computer Science, North Nazimabad, Karachi
24Institute of Science & Management, Shaheed-e-Milat Road, Karachi
25College of Computer & Management Studies, Block B, Latifabad, Hyderabad
26College of Education
27American University of London Western Graduate College
28University College Sedaya International, 109-B Gulshan-e-Faisal, Bath Island Clifton, Karachi
29Al-Khair College of Commerce, Mian Channu; Al-Burhan Shopping Circle, 3rd Floor, Bld-B, on Top of Burger Time Restaurant Opp. Main Haidry Market, North Nazimabad, Karachi
30College of Information Technology,   C-562, Eid Gah Road, Sukkar; Campus Distt. Central Clock-E North Nazimabad, Karachi
31​​College of Education, A-130 Block -E North Nizamabad, Karachi
​32​College of Education, Gate No. 8, No.4 Mahmoodabad, Karachi
​33​College of Administration & Computer Science, PECHS, Karachi
34College of Management Science, Main Korangi Road, Karachi
35Pakistan Institute of Professional Science, Gulshan-e-Iqbal, Karachi
​36​​Allama Muhammad  Yusuf Binnori Islamic University, Pakistan


Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Province – Fake institutions
Sr. #Name of Institution
1 Agha Computers, Al-Noor Esquire, PICIC Bank Building, Mansehra Road, Abbottabad
2Islamabad Computer Institute, College Road Jaba, Dargai
3Flash Institute of Computer Studies, Sheikh Jee Plaza, Industrial Estate, Jamrud Road, Peshawar
4Square Soft Systems, Kashmeery Bazar, Manzoor Market, Shinkiari
5College of Computer & Information Technology, Matta, Swat
6Global College of Information Technology, College Road, Thana, Swat
7Global College of Information Technology, Sohary, Buner, Swat
8Aryan University, Jahangir Road, Peshawar
9National College of Computer Sciences, Bannu,
10Imam Ghazali University, Peshawar
11Abu Ali Seena University, Peshawar

 Federal Capital – Fake Institutions 

​Sr.#Name of Institution
1​Islamabad Law College, Islamabad
​2​Modern Institute of Informatics & Management
3Islamabad Campus of Mohiuddin Islamic University, Neiran Sharif


AJK – Fake institutions ​
Sr. #Name of Institutions
1All other campuses/affiliated colleges of Al-Khair University AJK  except Bhimber
2Institute of Advance Studies of Information Technology, Dadyal
3 Pak Kashmir Institute of IT, Mirpur

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