University of Engineering and Technology, Taxila (UET Taxila) is a public university located in Taxila, Punjab, Pakistan. It was established in 1975 as a campus at the University of Engineering and Technology, Lahore, and was chartered in 1993 as an independent university. It offers bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral degrees in engineering and applied sciences.
With the increase in student enrollment in Lahore’s University of Engineering and Technology in the 1990s, the University College of Engineering and Technology was established in Sahiwal in the same year. He worked in Sahiwal for three years and moved to Taxila in the same year. The College of Engineering and Technology, Lahore continued its administrative control until October 1993, when it received its charter as an independent university under the 1993 Takshila University Engineering and Technology Ordinance.
The campus is located 5 kilometers (3.1 miles) from the city on the outskirts of Texas. It is located near Mohra Shah Wali Shah railway station on the Taxila-Havelian branch line. It is 3 km (1.9 miles) away from the famous Tuxla Museum Complex. Surrounding the main complex are some remnants of the ancient Taxila civilization. These include the Jandial Temple, the town of Sarkap, the hill of Bahir, the ruins of the Dharma Ajika Stupa, the Julian Monastery and the Monastery of Mohra Murad. The city of Taxila is 35 km (22 miles) from Islamabad and Rawalpindi and 6 km (3.7 miles) from the Rawalpindi-Peshawar Highway (also known as GT Road). The campus covers an area of 109 acres (0.44 km2) and has a teaching department, living quarters for teachers and staff, student hostels, guest houses, post office, pharmacy and bank.