FJWU Ranked 8th in Top 50 Global Universities in WURI Ranking, 2021

Fatima Jinnah Women University receives another feather in its cap for being ranked 8th in Top 50 Global Universities in World Universities with Real Impact (WURI) Ranking 2021. It is noteworthy that FJWU is the one of the only two Pakistani universities, which made it to the Top 50 international universities ranking in Crisis Management. Fatima Jinnah Women University gained this recognition for its project titled, “Education Outreach: Dynamic Strategies in the Crisis of Covid-19 Pandemic”. FJWU achieved this rank for its academic, administrative and research interventions made by the university staff and faculty members under the dynamic and visionary leadership of the worthy Vice Chancellor, Dr. Saima Hamid.

The university used its agile strategies to successfully face the numerous challenges posed by Covid-19 pandemic, which had severely affected higher education. With its responsive leadership and management, the university not only transformed its academic system according to the needs of the times, but also overhauled its administrative mechanisms to streamline the whole system with the vision and goals of the university to make a sustainable impact in the region.

FJWU participated for the first time in World Universities with Real Impact (WURI) in 2020, and its achievement as a top 10 global university is a testimony to the application of best practices for transforming higher education to not only survive but thrive in uncertain times, and serves as a roadmap for public sector universities to adapt to their contextual realities.