Dr. A. Q. Khan Institute of Computer Sciences and Information Technology

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Dr. A. Q. Khan Institute of Computer Sciences and Information Technology
ڈاکٹر عبدالقدیر خان انسٹی ٹیوٹ آف کمپیوٹر سائنس اور انفارمیشن ٹیکنالوجی
Motto in English
رَبِّ زدْنيِ عِلْماً (Arabic)
O my Lord! Advance me in Knowledge
Established2000
PresidentAbdul Qadeer Khan
DirectorDr. Salman Iqbal
Location, ,
NicknameKICSIT
AffiliationsUniversity of Engineering and Technology, Taxila, Pakistan Engineering Council
Websitewww.kicsit.edu.pk

Dr. A. Q. Khan Institute of Computer Sciences and Information Technology commonly known as KICSIT is an Higher educational Institute in Kahuta, Rawalpindi, Punjab.Dr. A. Q. Khan Institute of Computer Sciences and Information Technology (KICSIT), Kahuta was inaugurated in November 2000 by Dr. Abdul Qadeer Khan, the founder and then Chairman of KRL.

Background[edit]

Initially, KICSIT offered Bachelor of Science in Computer Science (BSCS) program in affiliation with Gomal University, D I Khan. Later in 2001, 4-year Bachelor of Engineering in Information Technology (BEIT) programme was started in affiliation with University of Engineering and Technology (UET), Taxila.[1] Since Spring 2013 BEIT has been converted into BSIT (Bachelor of Science in Information Technology) which is approved by National Computing Education Accreditations Council (NCEAC). BSIT is run in affiliation with UET Taxila.[2]

Facilities[edit]

Electronics and Physics labs have equipment needed for required experiments and training. There is common room for girls students.

Library[edit]

The institute holds a library. KICSIT Library has two sections:

Library Reference Books Book Bank In Reference section each student can be issued two books at a time. Each book is issued for two weeks. After two weeks, if necessary a book can be reissued for further two weeks. If a book is lost, borrower returns the new one or pays the double cost of the book.

While in Book Bank, books are issued for a semester in lieu of security which is refundable at the return of semester books.

In every semester a book fair is being arranged by KICSIT library. Students can purchase books in book fair on discounted rates.

Degree Programs[edit]

BS(CS)[edit]

The Bachelor of Science in Computer Science (BSCS) Degree program is affiliated with University of Engineering & Technology, Taxila. The medium of instruction at KICSIT is English except for Islamic Studies.

Each semester comprises sixteen weeks of teaching. Mid Semester Examination are held after eighth week. The seventeenth week shall be of preparatory holidays for End Semester Examination which shall be held in the eighteenth week.

BS (CE)[edit]

The Bachelor of Science in Computer Engineering (BSCE) Degree program is affiliated with University of Engineering & Technology, Taxila and spread over four academic years. Each semester comprises sixteen weeks of teaching. This Program is accredited by Pakistan Engineering Council.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "University of Engineering and Technology Taxila, Pakistan". web.uettaxila.edu.pk. Retrieved 2015-10-14.
  2. ^ "UniversityAccreditation" (PDF). Govt of Pakistan. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2015-04-19.

External links[edit]