Vice Chancellor Prof. Dr. Safia Ahmad

Message from the Vice Chancellor

In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious and Infinitely Merciful

It is an extreme honor and privilege for me to welcome you to Shaheed Benazir Bhutto Women University, one of the premier and prestigious institution of Peshawar, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa where excellence in education for women is nurtured, pursued and celebrated since its inception in 2005 as Frontier Women University& then as Shaheed Benazir Bhutto Women University (SBBWU). It fascinates the best talent not only from Peshawar but all over the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and other regions of the country and abroad. This University offers degrees across a broad range of disciplines and programs.Our mission is to take this university to the world class level by training undergraduateand postgraduate female students with high quality knowledge, exceptional skill-sets and empathy. Today, SBBWU stands out by its commitment to academic excellence, entrepreneurial spirit, diversity, vibrancy and creative innovation. Therefore, it is a matter of unique privilege for me to be associated with this great institution that is playing an active role in spreading the light of knowledge while keeping in sharp focus the contemporary challenges and opportunities for women empowerment.A key part of this empowerment is through education. Girls who are educated can pursue meaningful work and contribute to their country’s economy later in life along with health and social development of families, communities, and countries.

Our faculty consists of eminent scholars, energetic and passionate researchers, who are committed to the highest standards of teaching, training, research and service delivery. The alumni of SBBWU are pride of institute serving in the country and abroad at the esteemed positions of the profession.

We provide a premier and transformative learning experience to our students and connect them with the career paths and foster the skills and mindsets needed for academic and professional excellence. Once you graduate from SBBWU we want you to have not just a degree but also a clear career direction and the confidence needed for success in your chosen field. We are committed to inculcate in our student essential personal integrity, self-discipline, empathy, humanistic outlook, and a deep sense of moral rectitude.

Since the day I took over the charge as Vice Chancellor of SBBWU, it has been my utmost desire and primary objective to make my every day more productive as much as it can be, towards the betterment of the University. I am also looking forward to carrying on the contribution of previous Vice Chancellors along with the due addition of my part to this journey of success and productivity for SBBWU.

I encourage you to visit us and learn more about the opportunities that await you at the Shaheed Benazir Bhutto Women University. May Allah help and bless you.

With gratitude to you all,

Prof. Dr. Safia Ahmed (T.I)