Mirpur University of Science and Technology

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Mirpur University of Science and Technology, Mirpur, Azad Kashmir
MUST-Logo.jpg
Motto Enter to learn, leave to serve!
Type Public
Chancellor Sardar Yaqoob Khan (President of Azad Jammu & Kashmir (Pakistan)
Vice-Chancellor Dr. Muhammad Sarwar
Location Mirpur, Azad Jammu & KashmirAzad Kashmir, PakistanPakistan
Mascot MUSTian
Affiliations

Pakistan Engineering Council, Higher Education Commission

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Website www.must.edu.pk

Mirpur University of Science & Technology (میرپور یونیورسٹی براۓ سائنس اور ٹیکنولوجی) (MUST) was formerly a constituent college of University of Azad Jammu and Kashmir as University College of Engineering & Technology Mirpur (UCET Mirpur). It is a state university and the President of Azad Jammu & Kashmir is the Chancellor of the university. The Vice-Chancellor is the executive head and manages the university functions. It offers degrees in five different areas of study in engineering, namely: Computer Systems, Electrical, Civil, Mechanical and Software.

The university is situated on Allama Iqbal Road, Mirpur, Azad Kashmir (33°9′0.72″N 73°44′41.53″E / 33.1502000°N 73.7448694°E / 33.1502000; 73.7448694Coordinates: 33°9′0.72″N 73°44′41.53″E / 33.1502000°N 73.7448694°E / 33.1502000; 73.7448694) .

Faculties and Departments[edit]

MUST offers Bachelors and Masters in various disciplines under the following faculties:

Faculty of Engineering and Technology[edit]

It has the following departments under it

Faculty of Sciences[edit]

It has the following departments under it

Faculty of Arts[edit]

It has the following departments under it

Faculty of Home Economics[edit]

Now all of the engineering programs are accredited by Pakistan Engineering Council (PEC).

The University also offers Bachelors Degrees in Information Technology, Computer Science and Software Engineering. The University also held a collaboration with Ghazi Elahi Bakhsh (غازي الهي بخش) University for its Fine Arts Programs.

At the moment, Main Campus Mirpur has 4 major buildings, one allotted to Electrical Engineering and Computer Systems Engineering, one to Information Technology, Computer Science and Software Engineering, one to Civil Engineering and Mechanical Engineering and one that acts as a hostel for students. New buildings are also being built.

Admissions in MUST[edit]

Undergraduate admission in MUST is very competitive. After completion of higher secondary school level (HSSC) education, a student can submit his application for undergraduate admission if he/she fulfills the minimum requirements. Students with a minimum percentage (60%) in HSSC exams with core subjects of Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry and English are allowed to appear in the admission test organized by the MUST and other institutions often called Engineering university & college admission test (EUCAT). The process allows all the students who qualify for the test to sit for the admission test. After the admission test, consecutive merit lists are prepared allowing the students who secured good results in both HSSC and EUCAT to get the opportunity to study in the prestigious institutions. However, for admission to B.sc and MS. programs candidates are required to appear in interviews and/or written tests. There is a good percentage of seats reserved for areas other than Azad Jammu & Kashmir and for Refugees of kashmir. The pre-requisite qualification for admission is H.S.S.C. or GCE A level or its equivalent with good grades in Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry.

External links[edit]

Official website