Quaid-i-Azam UniversityQuaid-i-Azam University is a public research university situated in Islamabad, Pakistan. It was established as the University of Islamabad in 1967. Initially dedicated to the study of postgraduate education, QAU has expanded through the 1980s to an interdisciplinary university offering both under and post graduate education. Located on the foothills of the Margalla, it has grown into the largest varsity in Islamabad. Quaid-e-Azam University is among the largest and highest ranked public universities of Pakistan.