In the name of Allah, the most merciful and the most compassionate

It is with immense pleasure and pride that I extend to you a warm welcome to the National University of Modern Languages (NUML), an institution that stands as a beacon of educational excellence and innovation in Pakistan.

From its humble origins as a language institute in 1969, NUML has evolved into a distinguished university renowned for its diverse array of programs spanning Languages, Computer Sciences, Management Sciences, and Social Sciences. Our journey has been marked by a relentless pursuit of academic excellence, a commitment to knowledge-driven approaches, and a dedication to fostering innovative thinking among our students and faculty.

As we stand at the threshold of the sixth Industrial Revolution, NUML finds itself at the forefront of addressing the challenges and opportunities presented by this rapidly evolving global landscape. Our academic programs are meticulously designed to equip our students with the skills, knowledge, and mindset needed to thrive in an increasingly interconnected and dynamic world.

However, at NUML, our mission extends beyond mere academic and professional success. We are deeply committed to nurturing empathetic, disciplined, and ethically grounded individuals who are not only equipped to excel in their chosen fields but also to make meaningful contributions to society.

Central to our ethos is the belief that education should be transformative, empowering individuals to realize their full potential and contribute positively to the world around them. Whether you are embarking on your academic journey as a student or joining our esteemed faculty and staff, know that NUML is dedicated to providing you with a supportive and enriching environment where you can grow, learn, and thrive.

I invite each and every one of you to join us at NUML and become part of our vibrant and dynamic community. Together, let us embrace the wealth of opportunities that await us, and may our educational journey be guided and enriched by the blessings of Allah.

Maj. Gen Muhammad Jaffar (Retd) (Hilal e Imtiaz Military) has a distinguished and prolific academic and professional career spanning about four decades. He was commissioned in an Infantry Regiment. He holds a Master Degree in War Studies from Quaid -e-Azam university Islamabad and a Master Degree in Strategic Studies from Deakin University Australia. He also got a Diploma in Defense Studies from Centre for Defense and Strategic Studies, Canberra Australia and a Diploma in Advanced Security Studies from Asia-Pacific Center for Security Studies, USA. He had a Diploma in French Language from National University of Modern Languages Islamabad (the then NIML) in 1990.

The General has vast and varied professional experience to his credit which includes various instructional and administrative key positions such as Battalion Commander at Pakistan Military Academy, Chief of Staff of a Corps, General Officer Commander of an Infantry Division, and Commandant School of Infantry and Tactics Quetta, Commander Logistic Areas Rawalpindi. He also held a faculty position at National Defence University Islamabad.

On July 10, 2019, he assumed his responsibilities as Rector National University of Modern Languages, Islamabad.