Riphah International University is a private sector university, established by a trust in 1996. The university received its charter from the Federal Govt. of Pakistan in 2002.
The university has its main campus in Islamabad and offers undergraduate, graduate and postgraduate / doctoral programs in the fields of:
Health and Medical Sciences
Engineering and Applied Sciences
Basic Sciences, and
The university is recognized by the Higher Education Commission of Pakistan. categorized as one of the highest ranking universities in Pakistan. The degree programs are duly accredited by different professional bodies including:
Pakistan Medical & Dental Council
College of Physicians and Surgeons of Pakistan
Pharmacy Council of Pakistan
Pakistan Engineering Council
National Business Education Accreditation Council
National Computing Education Accreditation Council
The university focuses on latest teaching methodologies and offers a great atmosphere for learning and development.