NED University of Engineering and Technology is the oldest Engineering institution of Pakistan. NED Government Engineering College was originally established in 1922. The College was declared as independent University in 1977. NED stands for Nadirshaw Edulji Dinshaw, who was a well-known philanthropist, whose heirs made substantial donations to development of NED College of Engineering. NED University of Engineering and Technology is located in Karachi, Pakistan. From an enrollment of 50 students in 1923, the student population, at both undergraduate and graduate levels, has now gone up to nearly 7000. The faculty of Bio-Medical Engineering is located at NED LEJ Campus for which the land and building – estimated value Rs. 350 million – was donated by (Late) Latif Ebrahim Jamal, a well known philanthropist. The University is also member of Association of Commonwealth Universities of the United Kingdom.
NED University provides best learning environment to its students and researchers. The university has state of the art laboratories for use by the students, faculty and industry. Mission is to make research and development, and innovation a strategic priority for the university, as these are essential elements for the sustainable development and economic growth of the country. The university aims to strengthen its existing linkages with other academic institutions, government and industry, and to develop new linkages. It is my utmost desire to see NED University becoming a leading university in the region and the world.
The Department of Computer Science and Information Technology is committed to maintain programs of excellence in teaching, research, and service. Students are given the opportunity to obtain a well-founded understanding of the principles and theories of the science of computing and information technology. NED graduates are well perceived and sought after by the industry where they have been successful in securing suitable positions. NED graduates are ready to enter the work force as productive computer scientists or to continue their education at the higher level. Their foundation is such that they can be life-long learners in their chosen field. In addition to responsibilities for program excellence and professional development, faculty members are committed to service through continuing education programs and research that contributes to their field. At the department level, students, faculty, and the program itself are frequently assessed to assure that this mission is being fulfilled.
The Department is offering the following undergraduate and postgraduate programs
- Bachelor of Science in Computer Science (4 year/8 Semester)
- Bachelor of Science in Information Technology (4 Year/8 Semester)
- MS in Computer Science
- MS in Information Technology
- MS in Information Security
- PhD Computer Science
Address: Department of CS & IT, NED University of Engineering & Technology, University Road Karachi (Pakistan)
Phone: +92-21-99261261-68 Ext. 2399