About Food Science & Nutrition
Technology remained neglected in Pakistan for a considerable time. It was until 1999-2000 that this highly significant field of study was recognized as an emerging theme by academia, industry, legislative bodies, consumers' organizations and the students. Today, Food Science and Technology sector stands out to be much appreciated area of interest among the students as their career.
The University is located at a distance of 10 km from the city centre. The University Campus is spread over 960 acres of land. The University has a fleet of buses and coaches which operate regularly in order to provide transport facilities to students and staff. The University started functioning in 1975 in rented buildings with 8 departments.
Multan has always remained a centre of excellence in education. Hazrat Bahauddin Zakariya (1172 - 1262 A.D.), a Muslim religious scholar and saint, established a school of higher learning in theology in Multan; where scholars from all over the world came for studies and research.