Department of Computer Science – Institute of Business Administration Karachi

IBA KarachiInstitute of Business Administration(IBA) Karachi is public sector university of Pakistan, chartered by Government of Sindh and recognized by Higher Education Commission of Pakistan. Institute of Business Administration Karachi was established in 1955 in Karachi. IBA is the oldest institute outside the North America offering MBA degree. IBA was established as business institute by the Government of Pakistan with the technical support form the Wharton School and the University of Southern California. Several outstanding American professors were appointed to the IBA to develop curriculum.

The Institute has gone through major changes over these six decades in order to embrace a wider set of disciplines in its curricula. These changes have been made in order to respond to the requirements of the society, the market and the economy. They are also an outcome of associations forged with credible institutions both local and international, and various stakeholders’ most prominent being the IBA Alumni. During the last eight years, the institute has witnessed massive developments in all areas ranging from infrastructure, accreditations, increase in programs, faculty and students to linkages; thus changing IBA’s physical and academic landscape. Today, IBA is the highest ranked institute in Pakistan.

The Faculty of Computer Science was originally established as the Center for Computer Studies in 1983 with the collaboration of IBM, Pakistan. The department of Computer Science offers learning through a large number of courses supplemented by researching artificial intelligence, software engineering, analysis, computer systems, databases, and data communications. Its highly qualified regular faculty, supplemented by professional visitors, is responsible for teaching the courses for the computer science majors. The graduates are hired for IT related careers in industry, government, and education, sometimes after post-graduate study.

Programs Offered

  1. Bachelor of Science in Computer Science (4 year/ 8 Semester)
  2. Master of Science in Computer Science
  3. PhD

Contact Info

Address: Faculty of Computer Science IBA, Garden/Kayani Shaheed Road, Karachi (Pakistan)

Phone: +92-21-38104701   Ext. 1838

Fax: +92-21-38103008



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