BS (Electrical Engineering)

Program Info

The mission of School of Electrical Engineering is to provide graduates with a strong and stable foundation in the traditional and contemporary areas of electrical engineering. The graduates of this program are able to conceive, formulate and effectively communicate solutions to technological problems in society. They are a responsible and productive member of the society upholding high moral standards having an aptitude and attitude towards the betterment of the society through their knowledge and skills. The undergraduate programs prepare the graduates for corporate and governmental entry level jobs and/or to pursue further education at the graduate level worldwide.

Program Objectives
  1. To inculcate graduates with technical competence through advanced and comprehensive knowledge of the practical aspect of electrical engineering, including analytical and design skills and of the technical tools to meet the engineering requirements.
  2. To provide an undergraduate education that will further enable qualified students to pursue Graduate/Higher studies in electrical engineering and related fields
  3. To cultivate Professional Development among graduates to manage multi-disciplinary teams, communicate effectively and have entrepreneurship skills.
  4. To instill Ethical and Social Responsibility into graduates so that they can practice and take ethically and socially responsible decisions.
Career Opportunities

This versatile degree opens careers in different areas of electrical engineering. You could specialize in telecom or computer engineering. You could pursue a career in telecom industry, in embedded system design, or as a software programmer.

Award of Degree

For the award of BS (Electrical Engineering) degree, a student must have:

  • Passed courses totalling at least 133 credit hours, including all those courses which have been specified as Core courses.
  • Obtained a CGPA of at least 2.00

Offered Campuses

Chiniot-Faisalabad Islamabad Karachi Lahore Peshawar


  • At least 60% marks in SSC (Matric) or an equivalent examination AND
  • At least 60% marks in the Pre-Enigneering or an equivalent examination.
  • Must have studied Mathematics at the HSSC level.

Selection Criteria:

Admission on the basis of NTS-NAT Marks
  • Selection is based on marks obtained in NTS NAT IE.
  • Cut-off marks to be determined by the University.
Admission on the basis of NU Admission Test
  • Merit List is prepared by assigning 50% weight to marks obtained in Intermediate (part-I) (or an equivalent exam) AND
  • 50% weight is assigned to score obtained in NU Admission Test.
  • In case, Intermediate result is not available, Matriculation marks are used and multiplied by a factor of 0.9 (to equate it to average Intermediate marks).
Admission on the basis of SAT score
  • Combined score of 1,000 or more in the SAT-I examination AND
  • At least 550 in the SAT-II (Math Level IIC) examination.
Tentative Study Plan
Sr. No Course Name Crdt Hrs.
Semester 1
1 Intro. To Computing 2+1
2 Engineering Drawing 0+1
3 Applied Calculus 3
4 Physics for Engineers 3+1
5 English Language 3
6 Pakistan Studies 3
Sr. No Course Name Crdt Hrs.
Semester 2
1 Programming Fundamentals 3+1
2 Linear Circuit Analysis 3+1
3 Engineering Workshop 0+1
4 Differential Equations 3
5 Islamic & Religious Studies 3
6 Inter-Disciplinary Course-I 3
Sr. No Course Name Crdt Hrs.
Semester 3
1 Data Structures & Algorithms 3+1
2 Electronic Devices & Circuits 3+1
3 Electrical Network Analysis 3+1
4 Linear Algebra 3
5 Inter-Disciplinary Course-II 3
Sr. No Course Name Crdt Hrs.
Semester 4
1 Electro Mechanical Systems 3+1
2 Signals & Systems 3+1
3 Digital Logic Design 3+1
4 Probability & Random Processes 3
5 Multi-Variable Calculus 3
Sr. No Course Name Crdt Hrs.
Semester 5
1 Electro Mechanical Systems 3+1
2 µP Interfacing & Programming 3+1
3 Electromagnetic Theory 3
4 Breadth Core I 3+1
5 Complex Variables and Transforms 3
Sr. No Course Name Crdt Hrs.
Semester 6
1 Feedback Control Systems 3+1
2 Depth Elective I 3+1
3 Breadth Core II 3+1
4 Engineering Economics 3
5 Communication Skills 3
Sr. No Course Name Crdt Hrs.
Semester 7
1 Project - I 0+3
2 Depth Elective II 3+1
3 Depth Elective III 3+1
4 Engineering Management 3
5 Technical Report Writing 3
Sr. No Course Name Crdt Hrs.
Semester 8
1 Project - II 0+3
2 Entrepreneurship 3
3 Depth Elective-IV 4
4 Depth Elective-V 4

Note: Registration in “Project-I” is allowed provided the student has earned at least 107 credit hours, and his/her CGPA is equal to or greater than the graduating CGPA (2.0).