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List Of Law Collages and Universities in Pakistan

Ranking of law schools

1. Quaid-e-Azam University, Islamabad

2. International Islamic University, Islamabad

3. Lahore University of Management Sciences, Lahore

4. University of Punjab

5.University of Lahore, Lahore

6. Islamia College University, Peshawar

7.Peshawar University, Peshawar

8. Bahria University, Islamabad

9. Bahauddin Zakria University, Multan

10.Government College University, Faisalabad

Major law schools

InstitutionLaw schoolFoundedLocation
The Quaid-i-Azam UniversitySchool of Law2013Islamabad
The Sindh Muslim Government Law College1947Karachi
The International Islamic University, IslamabadFaculty of Sharia and Law1980 started from Quaid i Azam UniversityIslamabad
The Punjab UniversityUniversity Law College1870
The University of KarachiSchool of LawKarachi
The University of SargodhaCollege of LawSargodha
University of Management and Technology, (Lahore)School of Law and PolicyLahore
Bahria University, (Islamabad)Department of LawIslamabad
Islamia College University, (Peshawar)Department of Shariah and Law2008Peshawar
Lahore University of Management Sciences (Lahore)Shaikh Ahmad Hassan School of LawLahore
Government College University, Faisalabad, Pakistan(Lahore)Faculty of LawFaisalabad
Muhammad Ali Jinnah Law CollegeGujranwala
Dadabhoy Institute of Higher Education, (Karachi)Faculty of LawKarachi
The Gomal University, Dera Ismail KhanLaw CollegeDera Ismail Khan
Hamdard University, KarachiFaculty of LawKarachi
University of BalochistanUniversity Law CollegeQuetta
Hazara University, MansehraDepartment of LawMansehra
Islamia University, BahawalpurDepartment of LawBahawalpur
Peshawar University, PeshawarPeshawar
Royal Law College, Arifwala (0305-5961115)Arifwala
Saani Islamia Law College HaripurHaripur
Shah Abdul Latif UniversityKhairpur
University of Azad Jammu & Kashmir, MuzaffarabadMuzaffarabad
University of GujratGujrat
University of Lahore, Lahore (postgraduate institute of law)Lahore
University of Sindh, HyderabadHyderabad
University of South Asia, LahoreLahore

Law schools in Pakistan

Islamabad Federal Capital Territory

  • School of Law, Quaid i Azam University


  • City School of Law, Quetta
  • Jhalawan Law College, Khuzdar
  • Zarghoon Law College, Quetta
  • National Law College(NIHE), Quetta

Khyber Pakhtoonkhwa



Azad Kashmir

  • University of Azad Jammu and Kashmir
  • Mirpur University of Sciences and technology law school
  • University of kotli
  • Kashmir Law college
  • Techera law college


LLB awarding bodies[edit]

The following universities are authorized to award law degrees in Pakistan:[7]

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