- + Date of Established : 2005
- + Vice Chancellor : Dr. Syeda Farhana Jahangir
- + Program Offered: Certification, Diploma, BS, MS, PhD
- + Renamed As : Shaheed Benazir Bhutto Women University
Phone Number : + 92 91 9239297
Website : http://sbbwu.edu.pk
Address : FWU inside Govt Frontier College for Women Peshawar, Opposite Qilla Balahisar near LRH Peshawar Pakistan
History & Progress
The Frontier Women University has been established by the Provincial Government of Khyber Pukhtoonkhwa in order to provide right education to the female of NWFP and promote maturity of thought and professionalism in them, so that they better understand the new world,and are able to compete in an effective manner. It is the first ever female university in Khyber Pukhtoonkhwa, established under the Frontier Women University Act 2004, passed by the Provincial Assembly of Khyber Pukhtoonkhwa on 5th October 2004 and assented by the Governor Khyber Pukhtoonkhwa/Chancellor, Frontier Women University Peshawar, on 7th February 2005.
Professor Dr. Syeda Farhana Jahangir has been appointed as the first Vice Chancellor and she has assumed her charge from 10th of June 2005. A temporary campus has been provided to the university in a three story building within the premises of Government Frontier College for Women. This building is not spacious enough to accommodate a large number of students along with the administration.
The Frontier Women University intends to be a leading Public Sector University in providing the affordable educational opportunities to the female students of this region to develop scientific ,sociocultural and economic norms, while strengthening their identity at National and International level.
To enhance the quality of higher education in Pakistan, HEC has set up Quality Assurance Agency. It is to ensure the provision of high quality education compatible with international standards. HEC is aspiring to raise the standard of higher education in order to rank Pakistan amongst one of the leading countries in the education sector. One of the measures taken by QAA in this regard is establishment of Quality Enhancement Cells in various universities
To provide the women of NWFP with essential skills for facing the challenges of the modern world and to make Frontier Women University one of the most prestigious universities in Higher education through continuous development and progress.
To promote a research based education system which encourages every individual in FWU to explore her area of study autonomously. Our objective is to ensure that the students of FWU are exceptionally equipped to prove themselves an asset to their employers and society at large thus, materializing the aim of a society ready to excel swiftly in the global village.
- Women Developement
- Clinical Psychology
- Women Development
Under Graduate Programs
- BS Microbiology
- BS ( CS )
- B.A.(Hons) Fine Arts
- B.A(Hons) Fashion Design
- B.Ed and P.D
- Computer Science
- Political Science
MS, MPhil Program
- MPhil English
- MPhil Islamiyat
- MPhil Mathematics
- MPhil Statistics