University of Engineering and Technology, Peshawar[

Peshawar 1980 Abbottabad, Bannu, Jalozai, Kohat Engineering and Technology Public The University of Engineering and Technology, Peshawar (UET Peshawar) is a public university located in Peshawar, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan.[2] Formerly known as NWFP University of Engineering and Technology until 2010, it is one of the premier institution of higher learning in Pakistan with a strong emphasis on the development of science and engineering.[3] Its programs of civil engineering includes research in the interdiscipline of earthquake studies, started after the massive earthquake jolted the country in 2005.[4] The university offers undergraduate and post-graduate programs in various engineering disciplines. The university is also a member of the Association of Commonwealth Universities of the United Kingdom.[5] The university is regarded as one of the best engineering schools in the country and is ranked in 7th position nationwide in the category of “Engineering and Technology” by HEC, the highest governing body of higher education in Pakistan.[6] In addition, the university has been retaining its position among one of the top institutions of science and engineering in the country for a long time