BNU at a Glance

Pioneering Liberal Arts Education: BNU, Since 2003

Step into the world of Beaconhouse National University (BNU), a beacon of innovation and inspiration in Pakistan's educational landscape. Since our inception in 2003 as Pakistan’s first not-for-profit Liberal Arts University and subsequent charter by the Government of Punjab in 2005, we've been on a relentless mission to empower hearts and minds, transforming students into global trailblazers.

At BNU, we don't just educate; we ignite passions and nurture dreams. Our vibrant campus pulses with the energy of possibility, where every corridor is a gateway to creativity and every lecture theatre, studio and lab a stage for discovery. Rooted in a culture of inclusivity and academic freedom, we embrace diversity as the cornerstone of our community.

“Imagine a place where financial barriers never stand in the way of brilliance. That's our promise at BNU. ”

Empowering Futures,

Our unwavering dedication to providing financial assistance ensures that no deserving student is ever turned away due to affordability concerns. With a philosophy focused on merit-based and accessible education, we continuously expand our scholarship portfolio while maintaining academic excellence. Over the past two decades, BNU has disbursed over a billion rupees in scholarships, benefiting 40% of our student body.

Dive into our diverse academic landscape, where traditional wisdom meets cutting-edge innovation. Our academic offerings span conventional and emerging disciplines our curriculum is a tapestry including Visual Art & Design, Architecture, Media and Communication, Liberal Studies, Economics, Business, Computer Science, Education, Psychology, and now Hospitality Management, each thread woven with care and relevance to the evolving world.

What truly sets us apart is our people. Meet our faculty, a constellation of visionaries and mentors, each a guiding star in their field. We take pride in our distinguished faculty, comprising visionary educators, renowned artists, seasoned curators, and experts from diverse backgrounds. With a low student-faculty ratio, we ensure personalized attention to cultivate an environment where every voice is heard and every dream nurtured. Through their passion for teaching and dedication to student success, they inspire a culture of intellectual curiosity and scholarly inquiry. With a collaborative approach to education, they foster interdisciplinary connections and empower students to explore their interests across a wide range of disciplines. In our vibrant academic community, faculty-student interactions extend beyond the classroom, fostering meaningful mentorship relationships that extend well beyond graduation.


BNU Established


Student Enrollment


Student Graduated

Rs. 1.1 B

Scholarships (2003 - 2024)

35 acres

Campus Area


Permanent Faculty




Eight Schools


Step outside the classroom, and you'll find a campus buzzing with life. From state-of-the-art facilities to lush green spaces, every corner of BNU is designed to inspire. Spread across 35 acres, our purpose-built campus features state-of-the-art infrastructure designed by the internationally acclaimed architectural firm, Nayyar Ali Dada Associates. From academic blocks to sports facilities and on-campus boarding, we provide a secure and vibrant environment for learning and growth.

We believe that education doesn't end at the certificate. At BNU, we're committed to shaping not just careers, but futures. Our commitment to holistic student development extends beyond academics. Through industry-sensitive curriculum design, mentorship programs, and career support initiatives, we prepare our students for professional success. Moreover, our emphasis on community engagement, well-being counseling, and mindfulness activities fosters responsible citizenship and personal empowerment.

At BNU, we offer more than just education – we offer a transformative experience that empowers individuals to thrive in a rapidly changing world.

Explore BNU and join us in shaping the future of education and society…where every moment is an opportunity to soar.

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