NUST Stands out in Nature Index & Webometrics Rankings
National University of Sciences and Technology (NUST) Islamabad has marked another milestone by achieving 1st position among Pakistani universities in the Nature Index Ranking 2016 based on high quality research output in the previous calendar year. Along with this pride NUST has also secured 1st position among 314 Pakistani universities in the Webometrics Ranking 2016. This ranking is announced twice a year and is the largest academic ranking of higher education institutions. The ranking has been carried out on the basis of web presence (total number of web pages) including the rich files, visibility, openness and excellence (top 10% most cited papers by discipline for the five year period).