Our History

Faisalabad Institute of Research Science and Technology (FIRST) is the pioneer institute which started the undergraduate program of Biotechnology in Pakistan. The institute is affiliated with University of Health Sciences, Lahore. The institute was developed and managed by Dr. Ehsan Ul Haq (Famous Medial Specialist) and Sheikh Muhammad Akram (Ex-Registrar UAF). The administration of FIRST has transferred the property and rights to the Akhuwat to establish this institute as centre of excellence in Biotechnology. This institute has been renamed as Akhuwat-FIRST.