Welcome to the Nangarhar University

Nangarhar University is the second largest university and it is one of the highly renowned universities in Afghanistan. It has been serving in the eastern zone of the country for the last 47 years in training professionals in different fields to serve in public and private sectors. It has presented many well-trained cadres to the region and society who are constantly busy fostering and serving to bring about the rehabilitation, education, and peace keeping in the country. In addition, they are proud to call themselves as NU graduates.


Nangarhar University aspires to educate its students in accordance to the Islamic, national and democratic ideals and values. It fosters active participation in the rehabilitation and development of Afghanistan and is strong enough to meet all the academic requirements of the region and the world at large.


Nangarhar University is an academic higher education institute. It aims to educate a new generation in different disciplines in order to serve the society, region and the world. In addition, it endeavors to lead in providing solutions to the current issues and problems through research. All in all, NU strives to be among the leading institutions to bring about peace, solidarity, dignity and prosperity to the society.