Foundation: University of Sargodha
It was based on 2002 through an ordinance of the government of Pakistan. The college is composed of the central campus in Sargodha, and seven branch satellite campuses placed in Faisalabad (Faisalabad campus and girls campus Faisalabad), Lahore, Gujranwala, Mandi Baha Uddin, Mianwali, and Thakkar. Vice-Chancellor Riaz-ul-Haq Tariq was first appearing chairman. Previous UOS’s vice-chancellor, Dr. Muhammad Akram Chaudhary has been awarded best Vice-Chancellor of any university in Pakistan. The university has eight schools and 137 programmes, of which fifty-three are for M.Phil. And ph.D. Four hundred academic institutions are affiliated to it.
History of Sargodha University
In 1929, De’Montmorency College was established at Shahpur Sadr. After that, its name was changed into Government College Sargodha, at Shahpur before independence. In 1946. College was moved to Sargodha City. Postgraduate classes were started in the college of mathematics, physics, chemistry, English, Islamic studies, history Urdu, economics, In 1987-88.
In 2002, college was changed to the University of Sargodha. First Vice-Chancellor was Riaz-ul-Haq Tariq, acting from 2002 to 2007.from February 2007 to 2011 Professor Dr. Muhammad Akram Chaudhary headed the university
Achievements of Sargodha University
Here are some achievements of University of Sargodha listed below:
1.The University of Sargodha researched many projects include cooking oil and A Herbal Antioxidant System for Chewing Gum Stability.
2. A Professor “Dr. Amin” at the university produced a new version of the Paracetamol.
3. A law student, Farhat Batool topped in athletics among all universities of Pakistan.
4.A student of pharmacy developed a herbal formulation of oil without side effect.
Divisions of the university
The Sargodha Unversity manages Eigh primary faculty which are listed below.
Faculty of the Arts and Law
Faculty of Islamic and Oriental Learning
Faculty of Agriculture
Faculty of Medical and Health Sciences
Faculty of Science And Technology
Faculty of the Social Sciences
Faculty of Management And Administrative Science
Faculty of Pharmacy
Faculty of Engineering And Technology
Campuses of Sargodha University
The main Campus is in Sargodha located at University Road Sargodha
satellite campuses are below listed:
Mianwali satellite campus
Bhakkar satellite campus
Faisalabad satellite campus
Lahore satellite campus
Women Campus, Faisalabad
Mandi Bahauddin satellite Campus