Bahria University is a Federally Chartered Public Sector University which was established on 7th February 2000 through a Presidential Ordinance. it is a multi-campus institution of higher education, which is committed to attain the highest standards in teaching, learning and research, compatible with global requirements of practicing different professions. The University is widely recognized for preparing professionals, some to assume roles of future leaders and some to become good executives/managers through development of their physical, mental, moral and professional competence. The enrollment of students has crossed 11,000 in the three campuses located in Islamabad, Karachi and Lahore.
Bahria University’s main campus is situated in the capital city of Pakistan Islamabad, in lush green scenic surroundings. Islamabad has an International airport accessible by all major airlines of the world. From the airport, Bahria University about 40 minutes drive by taxi/cab, which is easily available (cost approximately Rs.500 or US$5).
The University is located in Sector E-8, Naval Complex, in the heart of Islamabad. The temperatures are extreme; in winters the temperature ranges from 0 °C to 18 °C (Dec-Feb) and in Summer 20°C to 44°C (May-Sep). Jul-Aug season brings lots of rain in Islamabad due to NW Monsoon. Cost of living with food is around 10,000 per month (US$110) in hired hostels arranged by the students privately, close to the University.