City University of Science and Information Technology (CUSIT), Peshawar Campus
City University of Science and Information Technology (CUSIT) is a private sector university situated in Peshawar, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. It is recognized by HEC and approved by the Pakistan Engineering Council (PEC). The university was chartered by the government of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. The university was initially set up in 1979 as a school when it has now been developed and progressed with 9 faculties and three other separate school campuses.
The University was an upgrade of Peshawar Model Educational Institutes (PMEI) established in 1979 with a goal to offer quality education in Sciences, Engineering and Technologies, and Social Sciences at an affordable cost. It is providing a strong research environment and an effective team of academic staff.
The vision of the City University of Science and Information Technology is “to be one of the leading Universities that generates propagates and disseminates Knowledge in cutting-edge Sciences, Engineering and Technologies, and Social Sciences to provide solutions to the contemporary problems and directions for the future”.
Their mission is “to attract and nurture quality minds (Students and Faculty of high caliber) who will contribute towards the national and global knowledge economy for socio-economic development at regional and global levels”. The institute tends to provide a strong research environment with a friendly dynamic between a student and the academic staff.
City University of Science and Information Technology -Admissions, Departments & Scholarships
The City University of Science and Information Technology is providing education in undergraduate as well as graduate programs Admissions open in October. Students can apply online. University will then assign the entry test date. All the applicants must pass the entrance exam in order to get admission to CUSIT.
Selection Criteria for Undergraduate Programs
1. Candidate passed 12 years of field-related education.
2. At least with the second division in matric and FSC/Intermediate.
Selection Criteria for graduate Programs
1. Candidate passed 16 years of field-related education.
2. At least with the second division from any of the recognized institutes.
City University of Science and Information Technology, deliver high-quality academic programs in Sciences, Engineering Technologies, Social Sciences, and Humanities, based on State of the Art Knowledge, Skills, Attitude. In addition to it, City University of Science and Information Technology has embarked upon new graduate and postgraduate programs in Project and Construction Management, Economics, Engineering, Computer Science and Information Technology, Education, and Mathematics. All these programs have been developed to respond to the expectations of various accreditation councils and dynamic job markets at the national and global levels.
Scholarships are tools for inspiring students to study and work. Scholarships can give students the financial bump needed to take a leap and enroll in a degree, as well as a boost to morale and a student’s confidence in their ability to work toward a better future. The City University of Science and Information Technology is offering both need-based and merit-based scholarships to limit the financial constraints along with increasing the competition and merit.
Developing and maintaining research and development programs benefits students, faculty mentors, and the university. Incorporating a research component along with a sound academic foundation enables students to develop independent critical thinking skills along with oral and written communication skills. City university of science & information Technology has different research centers to research different areas that include renewable energy technologies, control systems and application groups, analysis and design of high rise buildings, and many more.
Seminars and workshops are aimed at developing an emerging environment of disciplinary culture and educational understanding. The intent of seminars and workshops is to explore and develop new perspectives in this field while collaborating and engaging with local and international institutes. City university of science & information Technology has research centers in which workshops and seminars are carried out to bring exposure and knowledge among students.
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