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About Us

Vision

Abbottabad University of Science & Technology aims to educate, train and develop individuals with the knowledge and experience necessary to meet the challenges of today, and become leaders of tomorrow”.
AUST has potential to become one of the best technology university nationally and internationally. The university endeavors to create an environment that helps students not only to develop academic skills, but life skills and achieve their dreams. AUST also works to ensure that all those who can benefit from a university education have the chance to do so, and various scholarships and financial support is available to help them.

Mission

Abbottabad University of Science & Technology aspires to be a leader in innovative research and open to talented students from all backgrounds. Therefore, the university’s mission is to:

  • Educate and develop students from all socio-economic backgrounds.
  • Encourage creativity and innovation in research.
  • To impart and create useful knowledge through fundamental and applied research that can benefit society.

Welcome

I warmly welcome all students to the university and encourage you to make the most of your time and explore avenues for excelling in your academic pursuits. During this journey, I am sure you will make lasting friendships that you will take with you to wherever you decide to live and work. Academic institutions are centres of learning and should allow an environment that is conducive to intellectual freedom in thought and expression. Abbottabad University of Science & Technology (AUST) is a relatively new university that has considerable strengths based on a talented and dynamic faculty with a supportive collegial atmosphere.

History

Abbottabad is known as city of colleges of its quality education. Abbottabad’s scenic beauty, tall pines, shady chinars and surrounding hills leave a lasting impression on visitors.
Choosing a major can be a direct journey or an opportunity for exploration. Abbottabad University has more than 25+ majors and plenty of assistance for choosing one.
Be a part of a friendly, supportive, and intellectually stimulating community while taking advantage of everything the Abbottabad University has to offer.

A step to explore

Abbottabad (abt-ah-baad) is the headquarters and biggest town of Hazara division in the province of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. Abbottabad was founded as a British garrison town by Major James Abbott in 1850s. Its scenic beauty, tall pines, shady chinars and surrounding hills leave a lasting impression on visitors. Situated on the famous Karakorum Highway, Abbottabad is known as city of colleges of its quality education. Abbottabad has a cool climate, and is surrounded by the country’s finest hill-stations Thandiani and Nathiagali.
Havelian is an important Tehsil of District Abbottabad situated on Karakorum Highway. Hazara University, after starting operations at Mansehra in 2002, established its second sub-campus at Havelian in 2008 on a vast area (over 150 acres). The same very campus has been declared as Abbottabad University of Science and Technology after being chartered by Khyber PakhtunKhwa Provincial Assembly in May 2015.