Greetings and a very warm welcome to the University of Central Punjab (UCP)! We thank you for having chosen UCP to advance your education. We further extend our gratitude to the parents of our students for having entrusted us with the education of their children.

University education is not an end, but a means to an end. At UCP, we aim to prepare and package our students well for their lives ahead, where they can successfully embrace the challenges of the real world, transform and evolve with time and take advantage of the opportunities of this fast-changing world, so that they are better equipped to strive for the shared benefit of themselves and our nation. Our outstanding teaching, scholarships, support, flexibility and choice in programmes, and extra-curricular benefits – come together to create a truly transformational student experience. You will find our faculty well versed in pedagogy; at the same time, you will witness a high benchmark for academic standards, transparency, accountability and governance. All of this has been done to create an environment where you are able to hone your minds, further your education, advance your research and innovation, and develop the skills and relationships required to experience a fulfilling life and a successful career. I look forward to being a part of this journey with you.

UCP is all about transformation – that permeates its entire ecosystem. The students will feel this transformation during their stay at UCP. My desire and hope for each student who chooses UCP as their alma mater are simple: to have a life-changing educational experience and to embody the values of hard work, perseverance, and adaptability in the hope that they can become the intellectuals, leaders, change agents, and entrepreneurs of the future. UCP is the centre of their future.

Our relationship with our Alumni goes beyond their graduation – we value them as the best resource that could positively contribute and give back to the Society by engaging with students at UCP. The rich experience, vibrancy and diverse base of our Alumni, with representation across the globe, bring us great value and energy across UCP.

Welcome aboard UCP for a transformational experience, set to change your lives and prepare you to contribute towards Nation Building!!

Dr. Nassar Ikram
University of Central Punjab