The National University of Computer and Emerging Sciences (NUCES or FAST-NU) is a university in Pakistan with headquarters at Islamabad and campuses at Karachi, Lahore, Islamabad and Peshawar. The university offers undergraduate, graduate and Ph.D degrees in Computer Science, Civil Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Business Administration, and Mathematics.
Its history dates back to 1985 when the Foundation for Advancement of Science and Technology set up institutes for computer science in the cities of Karachi and Lahore in Pakistan. Later on campuses were set up in the capital city of Pakistan (Islamabad), andPeshawar also.
NUCES is recognized as one of the top engineering universities by the Higher Education Commission of Pakistan (HEC) as well as by the Pakistan Engineering Council (PEC).
The university has four departments in each of its campuses. These are:
- Department of Electrical Engineering
- Department of Civil Engineering (Lahore Campus)
- Department of Computer Science
- Department of Management Sciences
- Department of Humanities and Sciences
A.K. Brohi Road, H-11/4
Tel: 111 128 128 or (051) 831 4100-29
Fax: (051) 410 0619