University of Balochistan


University of Balochistan was established in 1971 at Quetta, Balochistan, Pakistan. It has more than 6,000 students and one campus, 35 different fields of studies and 5 faculties. The university is 11th best general category university in Pakistan

Established 1971
Type Public
Vice-Chancellor Prof. Dr. Muhammad Masoom Yasinzai
Students >6,000
Location Quetta, Balochistan
Campus 180 acres (0.73 km2)
Affiliations HEC, UGC

Faculties & Departments

Faculty of Physical Sciences

  • Department of Computer Science
  • Department of Physics
  • Department of Statistics
  • Department of Mathematics
  • Department of Geography
  • Department of Geology The director of the geology department is Dr.Abdul Salam Khan Barech.he has done his Msc in geology in the same university. he did his Phd in london.]
  • Department of Environmental Science
  • Department of Renewable Energy

Faculty of Biological and Chemical Sciences

  • Department of Zoology
  • Department of Botany
  • Botanical Garden
  • Department of Chemistry
  • Department of Pharmacy
  • Department of Microbiology
  • Institute of Biochemistry

Faculty of Social Sciences

  • Department of Social Work
  • Department of Commerce
  • Department of Education
  • Department of Psychology
  • Department of Economics
  • Department of Sociology
  • Department of Fine Arts
  • Department of Philosophy
  • Department of Gender Development Studies
  • Institute of Management Sciences {MBA (Morning/Evening/Banking & Finance)/ MPA (Morning)}

Faculty of State Sciences

  • Department of Political Science
  • Department of International Relations
  • Department of Mass Communication
  • Department of Library & Information Sciences
  • Department of Islamiat
  • Department of History
  • University Law College

Faculty of Languages

  • Department of Balochi
  • Department of English
  • Department of Pashto
  • Department of Urdu
  • Department of Persian
  • English Language Centre

Centres in the University

  • Centre of Excellence in Mineralogy
  • Pakistan Study Centre
  • Area Study Centre
  • Balochistan Study Centre

Mishap event

Prof. Saba Dashtyari, the top Baloch poet, writer and professor of Islamic studies was assasinated by death squad of Pakistan Military on June 01, 2011 at Sariab road, Quetta.

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One Comment on “University of Balochistan”

  • KHan wrote on 1 October, 2011, 11:32

    I am extremly sorry to write that voice chancellor has been changed from last two years but still his name is published on the uob web page.

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