Swabi 1988 Engineering Private The Ghulam Ishaq Khan Institute of Engineering Sciences and Technology (Urdu: غلام اسحاق خان انسٹیٹیوٹ; commonly referred as GIK), is a private research university located in Topi, Swabi, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan. GIK has eight academic faculties which strongly emphasize on science and engineering. Its 400 acres (1.6 km2) campus is located in the vicinity of Swabi district of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan. Founded by civil servant and former President Ghulam Ishaq Khan in 1993, since its establishment, the institute has consistently attracted the country’s most influential scientists such as Abdul Qadeer Khan, Asghar Qadir, and Shaukat Hameed Khan , who played a formulating role in elevating the institute as one of world’s finest science and engineering college. GIK is one of the top institutions ranked by the HEC.