Established in 1882 at Lahore, the University of the Punjab is the largest and the oldest seat of higher learning in Pakistan. It was the first to be established in the sub-continent in Muslim majority area. Located in the historical and culturally alive city of Lahore, this University has played a leading role in higher education in the country. The University strives to provide a conducive environment for the pursuit of the academic activities. On account of its quality degrees, pleasant environment and low tuition fees the University remains the institution of first choice for admission seeking students.
Taking a landmark initiative in the history of Punjab University, PU Vice Chancellor Prof. Dr. Niaz Ahmad Akhtar has announced to introduce Learning Management System in all the teaching departments of the university. He said that this system would enable students to interact online with the teachers & during the whole academic program. He said that teachers would be able to schedule classes, mark attendance, assign quizzes, post assignments and presentations and manage examinations.