The University of Karachi is a public research university located in Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan. It is one of the oldest universities in Pakistan being established as a federal university in 1951. With a student body of 24,000 full-time students, Karachi University is Pakistan’s largest university with a distinguished reputation for multi-disciplinary research in science and technology, medical research, and social sciences. The university spans over 53 Departments and 19 world-class research institutes operating under nine faculties. There are over 800 academic’s and more than 2500 supporting staff working for the university. The university is a member of Association of Commonwealth Universities of the United Kingdom.