Government College for Elementary Teachers (W) Vehari was established on January 1998. The institution aimed to impart training & practicum to in-service teachers as well as prospective teachers. Since its inception, it mainly focused teacher education. Therefore, such programs were initiated as led the in-service teachers to enhance their teaching skill and professional competency. It also provided an opportunity to the prospective teachers to be engaged in experimental learning and supported them to strengthen their skills in teaching and impart a professional sprit among them. It has successfully performed the role of a leading institution in teacher education in the area. After the establishment of University of Education, Lahore in August 2002, GCET (W) Vehari was entitled as University College of Education Vehari on June, 22 2005. On September 09, 2006 University College of Education Vehari was granted the status of a Campus of University of Education, Lahore. Since it being the constituent Campus of University of Education, Lahore, it has been offering new programs along with the courses specifically aiming at teacher education. It has become a prestigious institution committed to provide quality education and professional excellence, and to meet modern trends in education around the globe.
University of Education, Vehari Campus is a newly built institution with its spectacular architectural design and peaceful location. University of Education Vehari Campus is an institution that is well on its way to gradual development in all academic, co-academics, logistic and administrative aspects. It started serving as a center of teacher education but now it has been transformed into a leading University Campus with variegated and broad-range programs in the fields of natural sciences, social sciences computer sciences, teaching profession, arts and humanities. It is being developed keeping in view the present education scenario, future trends in education, sociocultural needs of society, emerging research culture, spectrum of scientific learning, professional competency and broad range of academic programs.
Keeping in view the academic capacity of the students of this remote area and introduction of emerging academic disciplines, University of Education, Vehari Campus has got a new Academic block with the latest technological accessories, logistic facilities, admin block, central library and science and computer labs. furnished with all kinds of equipments and accessories. University of Education, Vehari Campus is committed to stand out as a leading institution with an exemplary character in academia in the area. University of Education, Vehari Campus is striving to take a step forward; to start higher education in future that will provide an opportunity to the students of the area, at their doorstep, to stand among the highly educated professionals in variegated fields.