I welcome you to Government College Women University Sialkot (GCWUS), a prime partaker in imparting education to women in Sialkot, the city of Allama Muhammad Iqbal, Faiz Ahmed Faiz and many other prominent figures in almost all fields of life. Established in 1951 as a college, it is one of the oldest colleges in Pakistan and Sialkot’s oldest institution of higher learning. From a very humble beginning it emerged as Sialkot’s most distinguished and iconic educational institution for girls, resulting in its up graduation as a University in 2013. This prestigious seat of learning is striving hard to impart quality education to Pakistani women to meet national and global challenges toward accomplishing its mission, i.e. to produce women work force to cater the country’s current and future needs. The degree of GCWU, Sialkot represents certification of competence, beneficial employment, livelihood, prosperity and a well-groomed personality. Thus, the graduates have the ability to handle challenges posed by future with confidence, dignity and proficiency. The project of Aiman Abad Campus, after its completion, will also provide world class education to local, national and international students. GC Women University, Sialkot is dedicated to the promotion of quality education in a wide range of contemporary disciplines. The high standards set by GCWUS have made it the first choice of many aspiring students not only in Sialkot region but also in different provinces of Pakistan. In addition to undergraduate programs, GCWU, Sialkot has amplified its offerings to graduate and postgraduate programs including MS & Ph.D. in different disciplines. The curriculum is upgraded on regular basis to keep abreast with the current trends in academia and the local, national and international job market.
GC Women University, Sialkot is very fortunate to have highly qualified, outstanding and dedicated faculty that is committed to impart quality education, research skills, sense of civic responsibility, volunteerism and inquisitiveness among students. The University has State of the Art Class rooms, Science laboratories, Computer labs, library, hostel facility, Daycare Center, Healthcare Center, and transport facility, Psychological counseling series and Career Counseling Facility. Its Finishing School instils grace, etiquette and vital leadership skills in graduating young ladies. GCWU is the first Women University in Sialkot which manifests universally realized fact that women play a pivotal role in a country’s progress. Our vision is to empower a diverse community of female students by inflaming their intellect, stirring their creative faculties and finding true success through high quality teaching and learning. Our challenge for the future is to establish ourselves firmly among the nation’s leading Universities through academic excellence and research output. I hope you will support us in our endeavours aimed at women empowerment amply reflected in Mohammad Ali Jinnah’s words:
“There are two powers in the world; one is sword and the other one is pen. There is a great competition and rivalry between the two. There is a third power stronger than both, that of the Women.”
جُرأت ہے تو افکار کی دنیا سے گزر جا
ہیں بحرِ خودی میں ابھی پوشیدہ جزیرے
کھُلتے نہیں اس قُلزُمِ خاموش کے اسرار
جب تک تُو اسے ضربِ کلیمی سے نہ چِیرے