- LocationThe University of Poonch, Mong Campus, Mandi Bahauddin, Punjab Click address for directions
- Phone +92-5824-960008
- Email [email protected]
- Web Site https://www.upr.edu.pk/?option=articles&id=196
University of Poonch Rawalakot (UPR), Mong Campus
The University of Poonch Rawalakot, Mong Campus (UPR Mong) is located in Mandi Bahauddin, Punjab. The UPR Mong Campus is to construct grounds for the educational opportunities under favorable environment to take the best rewards for the identification of self-sufficiency, wisdom, values, human aptitudes for the advancement of knowledge, development of skills and intellectuals to subsidize and support the society for the upward mobility of humanity. The main objective of the university will excel in research and quality education to reach a leading status at the global level and contribute to the society by educated and skilled human resource. The main campus of the University of Poonch Rawalakot is located in the district Poonch, Rawalakot, Azad Jammu and Kashmir. In February 2012 it was promoted to the University level. The beauty of the valley of Rawalakot has fabulous and breathtaking scenes in the foothills. The mountains with snowy tops hug the clouds, and lush green valleys are the scenes of heaven on earth. The pleasant weather in summer makes the “University of Poonch” the most beautiful. The University of Poonch was established to give productive motivation for agricultural development in the area. The university has seven departments, the faculty consists of more than 82 highly qualified teachers, many of them have obtained higher degrees from international organizations and institutions. Higher education is essential for the progress of society. The university extends this component to the individuals by providing accessible opportunities in research and knowledge. The advancement in Information Technology gives a progressive vision of the University of Poonch. The ultimate focus of the university is on achieving excellence in an emerging field of Information Technology.
UPR Mong Campus – Admissions, Departments & Scholarships
- HEC Need-Based Scholarship
- Merit-Based Scholarship
- Student Welfare Fund
- HBL Platinum Scholarship
The ORIC has been established at UPR Mong Campus with some managerial modifications. The ORIC is responsible for the facilitation of all matters concerning research & development, Inventions, innovation, patents, collaborations, commercialization arranging seminars/ colloquia/ symposium/ conferences/ workshops, etc and research publication honorarium. ORIC assists the University researchers to endorse their research work both nationally and internationally. Generally, ORIC is the core of all research-related activities of the University. The task of the ORIC is to encourage higher education and scientific training, create a strong research culture, commercialization, and innovation within a dynamic, capable, and operational team of scientists and researchers.
Seminars and Workshops are held on many topics and projects. Scholars are invited to present on their specialized topics. Faculty and students are welcome to attend and see their work, and students learn a lot.