Charter & Accreditation's

Riphah International University is accredited, recognized and/or member of the following authorities/regulatory bodies:


  • Federal Charter by the Government of Pakistan
  • Degree Programs recognized by Higher Education Commission (HEC)
  • Pakistan Medical and Dental Council (PM&DC)
  • Pakistan Engineering Council (PEC)
  • Pharmacy Council of Pakistan (PCP)
  • National Computing Education Accreditation Council (NCEAC)
  • Pakistan Veterinary Medical Council (PVMC)

Recognitions & Memberships:

  • Membership of Washington Accord for accrediting Electrical Engineering degree program Under outcome-based education
  • Accreditation from World Confederation for Physical Therapy (WCPT)
  • Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU)
  • Vice Chancellors' Committee of Pakistan (VCCP)
  • World Health Organization (WHO)
  • Foundation for Advancement of International Medical Education and Research (FAIMER)
  • Associate Member of International Association of Medical Regulatory Authorities (IAMRA), USA
  • Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons (RCPS), United Kingdom
  • College of Physicians and Surgeons of Pakistan (CPSP), Pakistan
  • Educational Broadcaster Forum, Pakistan
  • Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority (PEMRA), Pakistan
  • Lloyd's Register, UK
  • International Medical Education Directory (IMED), USA
  • International Institute of Medical Education (IIME), USA
  • International Virtual Medical School (IVIMEDS)
  • Association of Management Development Institutions in South Asia (AMDISA) 

Affiliated Institutes:

  • National Institute for Science & Technical Education (NISTE), Islamabad. / Since 2003
  • Peshawar Medical College (PMC), Peshawar, Since 2006
  • Peshawar Dental College (PDC), Peshawar, Since 2011
  • Rufaida Nursing College (RNC), Peshawar, Since 2012
  • SKANS College of Accountancy (SKANS), Islamabad. / Since 2012
  • Helping Hand Institute of Rehabilitation Sciences (HHIRS), Mansehra. / Since 2014
  • Institute of Rotary Endodontics (IRE), Rawalpindi. / Since 2015
  • SOUL Institute (SOUL), Haripur / Since 2016
  • Frontier Institute of Medical Sciences (FIMS), Faisalabad.
  • Margallah Institute of Health Sciences Rawalpindi, since 2016
  • Frontier Institute of Medical Sciences (FIMS), Abbottabad


The University has been making intensive efforts to broaden the base of its research and development activities through collaboration with national and international organizations/institutions of repute. On this front, it has signed Memoranda of Understanding (MoU) with the following organizations/institutions.

International Collaborations:

  • Federation of Islamic Medical Associations (FIMA), 2004
  • University of Bedfordshire, United Kingdom, 2007
  • Queen Mary, University of London, UK, 2007
  • University of Illinois, USA, 2008
  • RAK Medical and Health Sciences University, 2008
  • International Medical University, Malaysia
  • Association of Pakistani Professionals, Kuwait
  • Asia e University, Malaysia, 2009
  • International Islamic University, Malaysia, 2010
  • Cyberjaya University School of Medicine, Malaysia, 2010
  • University of Science and Technology, Yemen, 2010
  • Azerbaijan State Economic University (ASEU), Azerbaijan, 2010
  • National Consortium of the United Kingdom, NCUK, 2010
  • University Teknologi Malaysia (UTM), Malaysia, 2011
  • Salaam University, Kabul, Afghanistan, 2011
  • Education Trust/Doha Academy of Tertiary Studies, Mauritius, 2011
  • Al Zaeim Al Azhari University, Sudan, 2012
  • Minara Chamber of Commerce (MCC), Durban, South Africa, 2012
  • International Burch University, Bosnia and Herzegovina, 2012
  • Yildrim Beyazit University, Turkey, 2012
  • Azerbaijan State Economic University (ASEU), Azerbaijan, 2012
  • International Shari'ah Research Academy for Islamic Finance, Malaysia, 2013
  • International University of Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina, 2013
  • Leeds Institute of Medical Education, University of Leeds, UK, 2013

National Collaborations:

  • Al-Mizan Foundation, Rawalpindi, 2000
  • Associated Press of Pakistan (APP), Pakistan, 2007
  • HEJ Research Institute of Chemistry, University of Karachi
  • Samaa Television
  • Akhuwat Foundation, Lahore
  • Publicitas (Pvt.) Ltd., Karachi, 2010
  • Gillani Incorporation, 2011
  • National Centre for Physics, Islamabad, 2011
  • Pakistan Society for the Rehabilitation of the Disabled (PSRD), Lahore, 2012
  • Regional Organization for Supporting Education (ROSE), Chitral, 2012
  • Pakistan Institute of Engineering and Applied Sciences (PIEAS), Islamabad, 2012
  • National TeleMedicine Network, Pakistan, 2012
  • ABN Overseas Education, Karachi, 2012
  • Eycon (Pvt.) Limited, Islamabad, 2012
  • Al-Khidmat Foundation, Pakistan, 2012
  • Iqbal International Institute for Research and Dialogue, International Islamic University, Islamabad, 2013
  • Institute of Policy Studies (IPS), Islamabad, 2013
  • PCSIR Laboratories Complex, Lahore, 2013 [in progress]
  • Earthquake Reconstruction and Rehabilitation Authority (ERRA), Government of Pakistan,2013
  • Pakistan Revenue Automation (Pvt.) Ltd. (PRAL), 2013
  • Telenor Pakistan Ltd., 2013