About

Established in 2006

Chief Executive Officer: Mr. Khalid Farooq

Head office at Lahore

Not selected,

Section 42 of the Companies Ordinance 1984

Introduction

NUR Foundation has two main units namely, NUR Center for Research Policy and NUR International University (which is chartered University). NUR Center for Research and Policy is the Center that aims to develop human resource capacity and generate research, which will contribute to human development at the national, regional and international level for enhancing social well-being through informed policy and reformed practice. NCRP has partnered with many organizations locally and internationally in the health, education and social sector, offering services through a consortium of trainers and consultants, who pool their strengths to offer capacity enhancement, research, project management and consulting. The Center currently has access to a full-time faculty of more than 200 professionals who are technical/subject specialists with diverse backgrounds, a program management staff to implement its projects and the state of the art, purpose built infrastructure and facilities.

NCRP further facilitates evidence based policy development and provides a forum that promotes critical thinking, freedom of ideas and an independent quest for fact-finding. It has emerged as a think tank working as catalyst and manager of change to bring about social and economic empowerment of underserved communities and enhancing the social well­ being through informed policy and reformed practice.

 

NUR International University

NIU are cognizant of the fact that we are living in an ever changing and high-speed global environment. This fact drives us to ensure that whatever we do whether inside or outside the class is compatible with the compulsions and requirements of the knowledge economy of today.

As one of the main scholastic and research establishments in Pakistan, the NIU offers an intellectually inspiring environment with humanistic customs for students and researchers to face and react to advancement challenges. With our rigorous academic programs at various levels we expect to engage our students to challenge traditional thinking in quest for inventive thoughts. Students learning at NIU will be given the chance to explore the world with a view to craft a better tomorrow.

At NIU students will get an opportunity to gain conventional and current knowledge and aptitudes, which will improve their future potential. Students will likewise be given a scope of professional services like internships, job placements and other similar services that will put them on a quick career advancement track. This will be done through small group discussions, tutorials and workshops to be conducted by exceedingly competent experts.

Situated in the heart of a delightful city in Pakistan, NIU offers a modern state of the art campus conducive for genuine learning and research. The leadership of NIU is committed to accomplish its mission, vision and values through creation, dissemination of knowledge and research which will impact policy and practice for accelerated development.

NIU is working under the management of Nur foundation/Fatima memorial System.

There are various reasons, as described under, for choosing NIU to pursue higher degrees in different professional programs offered by it.

Vision

To act as catalysts and managers of change by reaching out to marginalized communities and creating social impact.

Mission

To work towards poverty alleviation by creating access to better education, health and economic development opportunities.