Beaconhouse National University

Beaconhouse National University (BNU) is a private liberal arts university located in Lahore, in the province of Punjab, Pakistan.[1][2]

Beaconhouse National University (BNU)
Vice-Chancellorhashir asif maqbool]]
Undergraduates1,300 total
Location, ,
71 acres (29 ha) (Tarogil, main campus)
NewspaperThe BNU Gazette
AffiliationsHEC, ACU, SARC

Founded in 2003 by its parent company Beaconhouse School System, it is located at Raiwind, a subdivision of Lahore District; the BNU campus is adjacent to the Bahria Town.[3]

BNU offers study programmes in visual design and arts, architecture, liberal arts, computer information technology, psychology and mass communication. It is a member of the Higher Education Commission and the Association of Commonwealth Universities.[4][1]


BNU has a 92 full-time and 150 adjunct faculty members including:

Notable alumniEdit


  1. ^ a b Overview and rank of Beaconhouse National University on UniRank international website, Retrieved 28 September 2017
  2. ^ Beaconhouse National University on website, Retrieved 28 September 2017
  3. ^ Here's why students at Lahore's BNU covered campus walls with sanitary pads, The Express Tribune (newspaper), Published 12 April 2016, Retrieved 28 September 2017
  4. ^ "Association of Commonwealth Universities members". Archived from the original on 21 September 2013. Retrieved 28 September 2017.
  5. ^ Profile of Nayyar Ali Dada on Overseas Pakistanis Foundation website, Retrieved 28 September 2017
  6. ^ "70 years of writing in Pakistan". Dawn (newspaper). 26 August 2017. Retrieved 28 September 2017.
  7. ^ Tariq Rahman on the Quaid-i-Azam University, Islamabad website, Retrieved 27 September 2017
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