KARACHI : The process for admissions 2014 in Electronics, Civil, Computer Telecommunication, Bio-Medical and Computer Science in Sir Syed University of Engineering and Technology has started.
According to pre-admission notice issued by the University, the Aptitude test will be held on November 24, 2013. The University is all set to introduce new programs of Architecture, Software Engineering and Bio-Informatics from academic year 2014 and according to Vice-Chancellor Prof Dr Jawaid H Rizvi, the SSUET s Board of Governor has already given go ahead in this regard.
According to him, the University is also exploring the possibility of introducing BS program at its Institute of Environment and Human Settlements. The Disaster Relief Plan Cell at this institute has published various reports on Disaster preparedness in the wake of floods, rains, earthquakes, fire etc which were highly appreciated in various circles.
The Vice-Chancellor pointed out that at present SSUET has over 5500 students on its roll studying in the engineering disciplines of Computer, Electronics, Bio-Medical, Civil, and Telecommunication besides computer Science.
He said that keeping the new emerging trends, the university has decided to start new program to meet the growing market demand. Dr Rizvi said the university is already offering post-graduate programs and at Master and PH.D levels besides robust continuous education program in the evening.
He said the introduction of new programs from new academic year would open up doors for those who want to enter the fields having greater potential to cope with the growing market demands.
It may be mentioned here that Higher Education has granted highest W4 ranking to the University while graded as 5-star University by the Charter Inspection and Evaluation Commitee of Sindh Government. The ISO 9001 certified, SSUET is a member of Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU) and International Association of Universities (LAU), UNESCO,Paris.
According to a university announcement, the admissions will be strictly on merit giving weightage to marks obtained in Matriculation (SSC), Intermediate (HSC) and Aptitude Test. The university has made available model test papers of last 5 years at the Bank’s booths inside the University.