Mission Statement
History of PGC
University of Central Punjab
City of Lahore
Campus Location
UCP at a Glance
Punjab Group of Colleges

The Punjab Group has its roots in a Commerce College set up in Lahore in 1985. Over a period of 26 years, the Group has grown into the largest educational network in Pakistan with approximately 1,44,000 students.

The Punjab Group consists of Educational Excellence Limited, National Communications Services (SMC-Pvt.) Limited, Tower Technologies (Pvt.) Limited and National Educational Network (Pvt.) Limited, the later having been set up in 2010 for the purpose of franchising Elementary, Secondary and Higher Secondary Education across the country in the form of Schools and Colleges. The Franchised Schools are known as Allied Schools. In less than one year the franchised system has enrolled up to 30,000 students. National Communications Services (SMC-Pvt.) Limited owns and operates one of the largest and most sophisticated Television Networks in Pakistan known as Dunya TV Network and with 18 Colleges affiliated with the Boards of Intermediate and Secondary Education and Public Sector Universities across the country.

The Group also owns and operates two Universities chartered by the Government having a student body of over 10,000. Mohammad Ali Jinnah University (MAJU) chartered by the Government of Sindh has a Campus in Karachi with recently constructed campus spread over 80 Kanals in Zone-V, Islamabad. The University of Central Punjab chartered by the Government of the Punjab in 2002 has another grand and purpose-built Campus which became operative in 2010 with a covered area of approximately 500,000 Sqft located in Johar Town, Lahore, Pakistan.

With the right vision of Board of Directors of the Group Companies and with continued and sustained efforts to provide quality education right from Play Group to PhD, the Group expects an annual growth of 30%.

Landmarks Achieved (Year by Year)

Establishment of Punjab College at Canal Bank, Lahore 1985
Establishment of Islamic Commerce Educational Society 1986
Establishment Punjab Law Colleges 1988
Punjab College at Faisalabad and Rawalpindi 1988
Punjab College of Business Administration, Lahore 1991
Punjab Institute of Computer Science, Lahore 1993
Punjab College at Islamabad 1996
Punjab College at Gujranwala 1997
Punjab College for Women 1998
Mohammad Ali Jinnah University, Karachi 1998
Mohammad Ali Jinnah University, Islamabad 1998
Punjab College opens its branches at Sargodha and Multan 1999
Punjab College of Information Technology 2000
Tower Technologies (Pvt.) Limited starts operations 2001
University of Central Punjab 2002
Resource Academia School System 2003
Punjab College at Sialkot 2004
Punjab Colleges of Science 2005
Punjab College at Rahim Yar Khan 2006
Dunya News Network goes on air 2008
Punjab College expands its network to Bahawalpur, Gujrat, Okara 2009
New Campus of University of Central Punjab at Johar Town, Lahore 2010
New Campus of Mohammad Ali Jinnah University in Islamabad 2010
National Educational Network (Franchised Educational Network) 2010


Punjab Group
of Colleges