BACHA KHAN UNIVERSITY, CHARSADDA was established on July 03, 2012 with the mission to advance knowledge and learning through quality research and education for the whole nation. The message of peace and universal brotherhood as practiced and preached by Abdul Ghaffar Khan (Bacha Khan) will be the motto of the University to steer the organization in the years ahead which would induct Pakistan into the comity of respectable nations of the world.
Prof. Dr. Fazal-ur-Rahim Marwat was appointed as the first Vice Chancellor of the University. Currently Existing Land consists of 25 acres. Another 97 acres of land has been purchased near Charsadda, Motorway Interchange. The Academic Departments at Bacha Khan University, Charsadda include:
- Department of Agricultural Sciences
- Department of Biotechnology
- Department of Botany
- Department of Computer Science
- Department of Chemistry
- Department of English
- Department of Geology
- Department of Management Science
- Department of Mathematics
- Department of Sociology
- Pashtunkhwa Study Centre
Currently more than 2100 students are enrolled in BS, Masters, MS/MPhil and PhD degree programs. There are two boys and one girls’ hostel at the campus. The Central Library consists of more than 7000 books of different disciplines.