Arts & Architecture Institutes & Training Centers
The National College of Arts, usually referred to by its acronym NCA, is the oldest arts institution of higher learning in Lahore, and Rawalpindi,Pakistan.
Bachelor of Fine Arts (Painting, Sculpture, Miniature & Print Making)
Bachelor of Design (Communication, Textile, Product, Ceramic)
Bachelor of Musicology
Bachelor of Film & Television
Bachelor of Architecture
M.A. Visual Arts
M.A. Multimedia Arts
M.A. Interior Design
M.Phil. and Ph.D. in Communication and Cultural Studies
M.Phil. and Ph.D. in Cultural Heritage Conservation & Management
The UET School of Architecture and Design (SoAAD) is an academic entity mandated to offer the full array of creative disciplines that help delineate our built environment. SoAAD strongly believes that the purpose of university education, above and beyond professional training, is to produce enlightened and progressive members of society. Therefore, the primary objectives of SoAAD learning environment are opening up of intellectual horizons and development of a balanced personality. SoAAD attempts to achieve these objectives through a widening of knowledge base in the formal curriculum, and exposure to a social and intellectual environment developed and maintained through informal and co-curricular activities. Presently under the School there are two degree awarding departments:
(A) Department of Architecture
(B) Department of Product & Industrial Design
The academic disciplines in the Department of Architecture include programs in:
Bachelor in Architecture (B. ARCH)
Master in Architecture (M. ARCH)
Ph.D in Architecture
Chartered by the Government of Punjab, Beaconhouse National University (BNU) is the first Liberal Arts University of Pakistan offering undergraduate and graduate programs in various fields of Liberal Arts including Visual Arts and Design, Architecture, Business Studies, Psychology, Economics, Journalism and Media Studies, Theatre, Film and Television, Education, and Computer and Information Technology.
BNU is a non-profit, apolitical, non-sectarian, equal-opportunity institution offering degree programs in modern disciplines, many of which are not offered anywhere else in Pakistan.
The Faculty of Art and Design is committed to shaping the next generation of artists,(Textile, Fashion and Interior) designers, architects, builders, critics and creative thinkers. Emphasis is laid on original thinking and creativity- and courses offered are carefully designed to equip students with the right skill sets. Students are exposed to an array of mentors in the field of Architecture, Textile, Interior and Fashion design via seminars, workshops and exhibitions.
The Department of Architecture is dedicated to advancing the art and practice of architecture by offering academic programs that foster creative thinking, artistic vision, technical skills, and responsible leadership. The Department of Fashion Design trains students in the field of textile,fashion and interior design.
School of Art, Design & Architecture
The School of Art, Design & Architecture, University of Gujrat has been a major cradle to train numerous artists, educators, and experts in the field of Art, Design & Architecture. In this Era of emerging needs for novel forms of creativity and emotions, Art has attained a central role in the field of cultural practices and community bonding which perform the role of improvising our lives and the values of society. I would like to say that our main goal is to provide plans to widen the cultural domain of Art through interdisciplinary studies between art and other disciplines.
Our institution offers a diverse range of streams to meet the growing demand of professionals from Fine Arts, Ceramics Design, Architecture Design, Multimedia Arts, Textile Design, and Communication Design.
The School of Art, Design & Architecture (SADA) has produced an overwhelming quality of work so far and it has potential to become one of the leading art institution of Pakistan. The Students of SADA are engaged not only in the curricula designed for them but they also work in liaison with industries from the adjoining areas of District Gujrat. The Practicality of their studies is aligned with the local industry like Furniture, Sports Goods, and Ceramics Industry etc. Students achieve the exposure and the reality of the market values and understand the relevance of their training at the University. To understand their social responsibility, the students of SADA have also worked for Public service forums and organizations. This allows them to understand the power of communication throught art and its role in the society.
Department of Architecture Design
Department of Ceramics Design
Department of Communication Design
Department of Fine Arts
Department of Multimedia Design
Department of Product Design
Department of Textile Design
The University of Lahore believes in delivering excellence in research and learning. Our ability to add to your academic and social skills will allow you to lead in your professional career. We aim to create high-quality graduates who are practically skilled to enter the world of work. The University of Lahore is recognised as the largest private sector university of Pakistan, and there is no better time to join the university when it is expanding internationally with campuses and networks being developed across the world.
We believe in commercialisation and entrepreneurship and have invested in the establishment of enterprises in order to ensure that our students gain hands-on experience that actually matters for graduating students. Our academic standards are high and we believe in encouraging independent thought driven by creativity and critical insight. You will experience our faculty that is one of the best in Pakistan and believe in research and expression in academic terms.
The experience at a university for a student is not only driven by the excellence in academics and research but the entire experience of being involved in the projects that the university takes on, as well as the experiences that a student gains outside the classroom. We have extensive activities ranging from sports to cultural events, media and society events etc that keep you engaged and entertained across the year.
The University of Lahore has now expanded internationally with its first move to Uganda providing support to setup a medical school. We believe that internationalisation is an important step towards ensuring that experiences are shared both academically and intellectually. We also have the largest international community in a private sector university with students from 15 different countries currently enrolled with us.
We provide extensive support to our students including preparing for career, mentoring, personal and financial support. Your success at The University of Lahore will be the measure of our success in delivering high quality education. I look forward to welcoming you to The University of Lahore.