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University of Karachi

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Address: Main University Road, Karachi 75270, Pakistan
Phone Number: +92 21 99261300
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University of Karachi is very a huge University with large number of academic disciplines. Reputed and old institution.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 weeks ago
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Karachi, Pakistan
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

University of Karachi is very a huge University with large number of academic disciplines. Reputed and old institution.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 1, 2016 via mobile

Awesome we enjoyed alot with have a wonderful tour will friends first time I visited with friends well

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 22, 2016 via mobile

University of Karachi is one of the basic and top University of the city and province Sindh. You will love to find brilliant students outstanding researchers and scientists. University is equipped with different instruments

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Thank Abdul G
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 20, 2016

University of Karachi i have been there many time for study and examinations most reputed university in the world

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Karachi, Pakistan
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 28, 2016

Quite spacious with lot of students here and there. Overall in cherish mood. There are many newly constructed building for new courses.

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Karachi, Pakistan
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 16, 2016

The Location of University of Karachi Near Safora Chowrangi, its all departments are worked with their Professional Professors and experience teachers to the students of this University with their experience knowledge. I suggest to foreigners and citizens of Karachi to visit this historical University and exceed their educational knowledge.

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 1, 2015

The university infrastructure is dilapidated. Departments function on the bare minimum. It is still green compared to the rest of the city though. And if you are lucky, you might catch a glimpse or two of some monitor lizards, hedgehogs, green bee-eaters, some parakeets, etc.

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Thank Andaleeb R
Karachi, Pakistan
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 1, 2014

Spread over 1200 acres of land, University of Karachi was established through the parliament as a Federal University in 1951. However, through another act of the parliament in 1962 its status was redefined as university of the province of Sindh. On 23rd October, 1950 the Karachi University Act was passed and after an amendment in 1951, it was enacted and... More 

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 28, 2014

Ok first, lets get this clear that this is not an attraction. It is a classic example of how public universities are poorly funded and hundreds of acres of dusty deserted land is pretending to be a university. Seriously, this is not a tourist attraction. I have had the unfortunate luck to have been here once. Not again. Ever. Not... More 

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 25, 2014

I guess, everyone sees what s/he is looking for and I remember the great library, with its monumental collection of books at the KU. I did an MA in English Literature, as a regular student, in 1992/3. I remember all my teachers and wish the very best for them. My favorite professor passed away(Dr. Kalim Siddiqui?), but left me with... More 

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