Bakhtar University


Historical Prospectives

Bakhtar University is one of the Afghanistan’s oldest and most prestigious privately held institutes. Established in 2005. From a small beginning at Kabul Polytechnic University, through its current location at Kart-e-Char, Bakhtar University is now recognized as being an integral part of Kabul. As an independent Afghanistan Institution of Higher Education, Bakhtar University as the first established privately held institution has been recognized with excellent and high quality programs comparable to its international affiliates such as Oxford Brooks University, UK and Indira Gandhi National Open Universities India. Bakhtar University is pioneer in providing quality education in finance, accounting and management and is pioneer to provide permanent mechanism for obtaining higher academic & professional qualifications in Afghanistan. During its short existence, the university has made a significant impact in the field of higher education by reaching out to large section of the population with a range of diverse and relevant programs that are of high quality and affordable. Since its Inception, university has attracted approximately over 6500 students in various disciplines and enjoy a quality academic experience. We are pleased that Bakhtar University offers a variety of specialists in undergraduate and postgraduate program in the areas of Business, Finance, Information Technology, Software Engineering, Law, Journalism, Political Science and Engineering, , which are directly, linked to the human resource needs of the Afghanistan. All degree programs are accredited by the Ministry of Higher Education Afghanistan and are also audited by The British Accredit System UK mentioned by founder of Bakhtar University, Dr. Abdul Latif Roshan. The internationally recognized qualifications enable Bakhtar graduates to pursue rewarding careers in Afghanistan’s burgeoning employment market. Because of high quality teaching program, Bakhtar University students are currently placed in prominent positions in both the public and private sectors across the country.

Campuses 08(7 Campuses are ISO 9001:2008 Certified)
Faculties 06
Academic Departments 18
Research Centers 10
Total Library Books 150,263
Faculty 3,118 including Research Associates
Distinction 1,055 PHD Faculty and Academic Managers
Students 35,971 as of Spring 2016 (including Virtual Campus)
Academic Program  
Undergraduate Programs 39
Graduate Programs 57
Associate Degree Program 01
Total 97
Bakhtar University