SALU, Khairpur provides it’s student a big opportunity to study in the fields of Natural Sciences, Physical Science, Social Sciences, & Arts and Management Sciences. SALU is the Lone University in Upper Sindh (“General category”) which is catering for the academic needs in various disciplines.
SALU is one of the oldest and fast growing universities of Pakistan. It is staffed by more than 500 well-qualified faculty members working in 26 departments. Majority of the faculty members are young and foreign qualified. Teaching in SALU is very innovative.Additionally, It is backed up by the state-of-the-art audio visual aids to prepare students as per market demand and groom them to meet the challenges of competitive market of the day. As a result, most of the graduates of SALUhave secured professional and other jobs in public and private sector.
SALU, Khairpur is located in the heartland of Upper Sindh i.e. Khairpur, formerly a state that joined Pakistan in 1955. The main Campus is located near National Highway.
The uniqueness of the SALU lies in the fact that it is surrounded by many famous archaeological sites: Mohenjo Daro, Kot Diji Rohri Hills, Nara Desert, Shrine of Sachal Sarmast, barrage and bridges and culturally rich land where people are very friendly and hospitable.
The present SALU campus covers an area of 340 acres land with lush green lawns, play grounds, and trees. It is located just three kilometers from Khairpur town. Land-wise The University includes three canals at a walking distance, which serve as an excellent picnic spots for the students and the faculty. SALU has enrolled over 8000 students in various programs. About 70 percent of students are male and 30 percent female. There are eight hostels (including three for girls). The University Administration also provides a vast transport facility that fetches male and female students and majority of them commute daily from their homes.