The Higher Education Commission HEC issued a notification regarding the unrecognized universities. According the details, it is to inform you all that HEC listed the name of those universities which are totally illegal and unrecognized. The applicant who got admission to any of the degree programs at such institutes will not recognize by HEC. Hence, students informed not to seek admission to these institutions.HEC find out the degrees of chartered universities/higher education institutions (HEls) from Pakistan’s public and private sector and their approved campuses at specific places as mentioned on the HEC website. Private sector HEls are not allowed to grant affiliation. They can only operate through their accredited Main Campus and accredited campus/sub-campus having No Objection Certificate (NOC) of HEC as reflected on the HEC website.
How to Check Fake/Illegal List of HEC Universities
- The students can check the list of fake, illegal, unlawful, and unrecognized institutions in Pakistan on the HEC website.
- In the general public’s interest and to safeguard students’ future, it advised verifying the recognition status of the university/institution or its campuses from the HEC regional offices before seeking admission.
- Degrees obtained from fake, illegal, unlawful, and unrecognized institutions/campuses will not recognize by HEC.