Pakistan Naval Engineering College (PNEC), NUST Karachi Campus

About Us

The Pakistan Naval Engineering College (PNEC) is a constituent college of NUST located in Karachi. PNEC is operated by the Pakistan Navy. The Pakistan Naval Engineering College was initially affiliated with Karachi University. PNEC was established in 1962, as Officers Training Section (OTS). In 1977 the affiliation of PNEC was transferred to NED University of Engineering & Technology college. PNEC was shifted to its present location in 1982 and commissioned as PNS JAUHAR. In 1995, PNEC was transformed and transitioned into a larger constituent campus of the National University of Sciences and Technology (NUST) Islamabad; serving as an iconic center of excellence in engineering education.

Pakistan Naval Engineering College is a pre-eminent engineering institute in Pakistan. PNEC strives constantly to enhance quality in teaching, research, public services, personal and professional grooming, economic and human development. PNEC, an institute established in pursuit of excellence, is dedicated to higher learning, discovering new knowledge, sharing of this knowledge through education for the nation; and the application of this knowledge to benefit humanity.

PNEC was established as the idea of the Pakistan Navy. The Navy felt a need to set up a science and engineering school to manage its engineering and science facilities without having Pakistan Military personnel. So, a naval order was signed by the Defence Minister of Pakistan, to build the school of naval engineering at Karachi. The PNEC is intended to operate as an equivalent to as United States Navy’s Naval Postgraduate School (NPS). The military personnel of NPS help to set up school and courses after visiting the school.

The primary role of Pakistan Naval Engineering College is to produce navy engineers for the Pakistan Navy and the government of Pakistan. To achieve this, PNEC offers many undergraduate and postgraduate degree courses in the disciplines of Mechanical, Electrical, Industrial, and Manufacturing Engineering. Pakistan Naval Engineering College ensures high quality in academics and research works in the degree programs in the disciplines of Mechanical, Electrical, and Electronics Engineering. The motto of the PNEC is “Committed to Excellence”.

Pakistan Naval Engineering College – Admissions, Departments & Scholarships

Pakistan Naval Engineering College offers admission every semester in various fields. Admission in PN is purely on a merit-based and previous academic career. Applicants have to pass an entry test and the eligible students are screened for the interview.

Selection Criteria for Undergraduate Programs 
1. Applicants must have 12-years of education with at least 60% marks from a recognized institute.
2. Students having O/A-level or any foreign qualification must provide an equivalence certificate by the Intermediate Board Committee of Chairmen (IBCC). 

Selection Criteria for Graduate Programs 
1. Applicants must have completed 16-years of education with 60% marks.
2. GAT-General with a minimum 50% cumulative score will be required. 

Selection Criteria for Postgraduate Programs 
1. 18-years of the relevant field with CGPA 3.0/4.0 or 3.75/5.0 (Semester System) and first division (Annual System).
2. GRE (Subject) as per the policy of HEC or NTS GAT (Subject) with a minimum score of 60%.

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Cyber Security

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Electronics Engineering
Telecommunication Engineering
Electrical Engineering
Electrical Power Engineering

Department of Applied Sciences


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Mechanical Engineering

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Electrical Control Engineering

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Manufacturing  Engineering and Management

Department of Electrical Communication Engineering

Electrical Communication Engineering

Department of Management Information System

Management Information Systems

Department of Naval Architecture

Naval Architecture

Pakistan Navy Engineering College (PNEC) NUST offers Scholarships and financial aid for the financially challenged students and other students as well. Scholarships are also available on the basis of merit and need, for both undergraduate and graduate students.
1.Need-Based Financial Aid.
2. Financial Assistance for Undergraduate Students.
3. Assistance-ship for Postgraduate Students.

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Research is the central and the most important part of university education in Pakistan and other countries as well. The University should provide a platform for students to help them in discovering new techniques for creative innovations. The mission of Pakistan Navy Engineering College NUST is to coordinate with students for research and development at the national and international levels as well.

Seminars and Workshops are essential for students, teachers, and others as well. It helps to keep the person updated about new trends and technologies. It is important for every university to arrange seminars and workshops for its students. Seminars and workshop organized by Pakistan Naval Engineering College are:
1. Robotics Workshop 2.0
2. ASHRAE Adobe Photoshop 2018
3. Design and Build Awesome Products

  • Amazing Compass
  • Industry focus learning
  • Flexible learning
  • Knowledge transfer
  • Teaching skills

MATLAB Workshop