- LocationGovernment College Women University, Madina Town, Faisalabad, Pakistan Click address for directions
- Phone +92 41 9220671-75
- Web Site http://gcwuf.edu.pk
Government College Women University, GCWUF Faisalabad
The Government College Women University Faisalabad, GCWUF is situated in Faisalabad. The city Lyallpur was planned by the British Government later named as Faisalabad, it is a city of Punjab province of Pakistan. It is the third-most-populous city in Pakistan, and the second-largest in the eastern province of Punjab, famous for its exports in Textiles, furniture, and starch. It has one of the largest agricultural university in the world. Faisalabad is connected with Islamabad (the national capital), Lahore (the provincial capital), and other big cities by motorway and National Highway. This city has a population of more than seven million people. It has an International airport, industrial area, dry port, hospitals, educational institutions, and a unique traditional touch from food to dressing. People of Faisalabad are hospitable and the city presents a blend of urban and rural life, where modernized ways of communication and transportation are available. Government College Women University Faisalabad (GCWUF) is a public sector university. The University is situated near Jaranwala Road not very far from the historical Clock Tower. GCWUF has initiated its drive as an intermediate college in 1934. Then upgraded as a Degree college in 1944. The postgraduate programs were started in 1985. At last on 3rd January 2013, it was acknowledged as a University. The University is a core of educational, social, and cultural activities having contact with the business and industrial communities. Presently, greater than eight thousand students are enlisted at GCWUF and numbers are increasing. GCWUF is offering 25 courses in Bachelors’s programs, 16 courses in MS/M. Phill programs, 20 Master level programs, 7 courses in Ph.D. programs. Government College Women University Faisalabad faculty consists of highly experienced and qualified teachers. The aim of GCWUF is to encourage research culture through a helpful environment where students and faculty can attain research perfections in their fields. Many organizations are working to analyze the invisible talents of students. Additionally, these societies are providing different opportunities for the spiritual and mental development of the students. Government College Women University Faisalabad is affiliated with HEC.
Government College Women University, GCWUF Faisalabad – Admissions, Departments and Scholarships
Students with related field degree with required marks from any well-known institutes. Students that have appeared in HSSC (Part II) or an equivalent examination and are awaiting results are eligible to apply. Selection Criteria for Undergraduate Programs 1. 12 years of education (FSC or any equivalent) with a minimum of 45% marks. 2. 50% marks in entry test. Selection Criteria for Graduate Programs 1. 16 years of education with minimum CGPA 2.5/4 or 45% marks in annual system. 2. 50% in entry test. Selection Criteria for Postgraduate Programs 1. 18 years of field related education From HEC recognized university with at least CGPA 3/4 or first division in annual system. 2. GAT (subjective) or GRE subject with at least 60% marks.
Faculty of Science &Technology
Faculty of Arts & Social Sciences
Faculty of Management & Administration Sciences
Faculty of Islamic & Oriental Learning
Government College Women University Faisalabad (GCWUF) offers many scholarships for students. These have helped students to have access to the best quality education. Some of them are mentioned below ; 1. Bait-ul-mal Scholarships 2. Chief Minister Merit Scholarships 3. Pakistan Educational Endowment Funds 4. Sitara Chemicals Industries Limited Scil Talent Scholarships 5. The Joint Japan/World Bank Scholarships 6. University need-based Scholarships
The Office of Research, Innovation, and Commercialization (ORIC) was developed by the HEC. ORIC was formed to introduce and form a connection between educational and research activities of the university with social requirements. ORIC is also working for encouraging the quality of researches that fulfills international standards.
Research has its special significance in solving various operational and planning problems of business and industry. The seminar may be defined as a gathering of people to discuss a stated topic. Such gatherings are usually interactive sessions where the participants are engaged in discussions. Seminars and Workshops organized by the Government College Women University Faisalabad are: 1. Two days seminar cum workshop on “ Smart Phone Application: Cyber Crime and Android” was organized on 21-22 March 2016. 2. Two days workshop on “ Project Formulation” was held on 20-21 January 2016.