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Islamia College

Jamrod Road, Peshawar 25120, Pakistan
+92 91 9222036
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A breathtaking institution with a history

This is one visit that should definitely be on every tourist's to-list when making a trip to... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Shanaz R
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Its oldest and most prestigious college of whole province its amzing pice of art ... lush gardens... read more

Reviewed 6 May 2018
abdul b
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Peshawar, Pakistan
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Jamrod Road, Peshawar 25120, Pakistan
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+92 91 9222036
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is one visit that should definitely be on every tourist's to-list when making a trip to Peshawar. A breathtakingly beautiful building, steeped in history, with its haloed walls transporting you back in time, and lush green lawns beckoning visitors to take a stroll, no...More

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Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

Its oldest and most prestigious college of whole province its amzing pice of art ... lush gardens and historic building makes it mist visit place

Thank abdul b
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Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

A must go place for all local people who would like to know more about the grand architectural master piece. For outside visitors, it's a college turned into a university and if you are a historian.... You would feel the nostalgia of great British empire...More

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Reviewed 22 January 2018

i have visited the premises on numerous occasions.Each time i returned with a longing to visit it again.The college constructed with mughul archetecture having fountains,minarets,domes and grassy lawns,Brick color and masonry give it a romantic touch,orange trees all along roads. a water channel traverse it,...More

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Reviewed 9 November 2017

ISLAMIA COLLEGE was established over hundred years ago in Peshawar by personal efforts of Sir Abdul Qayum and SIR George Roos keppel at behest of Aligarh movement in KPK. it was granted a university status in 2008. with historical and cultural roots it is a...More

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Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

It's one of the iconic and historical educational institutions in Peshawar and worth visitng. It situated on university road inside university campus along with Peshawar university, Khyber medical university, engineering university.

Thank Arbab A
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Reviewed 16 December 2016

Islamia College Peshawar, the center of educational excellence and hub of Pakhtun culture is a spectacular, prestigious and grand historical building constructed by the British colonialists in the start of the 20th century. It remained the sole Alma mater till 1960 AD for the Pakhtuns...More

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Reviewed 1 December 2016 via mobile

This was first known as Islamic college which later became as independent University. You will find historical place related to the independence movement and remarks

Thank Abdul G
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Reviewed 24 September 2016

Islamia College University formerly the Islamia College is a reputed institution in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Province serving the people of this area for the last more than 100 years. Located on Jamrod Road, the University has a beautiful historic building, equipped with modern AV Aids, modern...More

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Reviewed 22 June 2016 via mobile

I had been student of this University in early 70s when this was a college...This was established in 1913 by Sir Sahibzada Abdul Qayyum with strong support of George Roose Keepal a British officer who later on became Governor of the province..Its building has been...More

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