Program Overview

The world is rapidly progressing and technology has become an essential part of our lives. Computer Engineering is a field that plays a crucial role in shaping the technology of today and tomorrow. With new innovation emerging every day, pursuing a Master of Science in Computer Engineering can open doors to various opportunities in this exciting field. The MS Computer Engineering of the ECE Department offers a comprehensive and advanced program in Computer Engineering. The Computer Engineering program at ECE Department offers students opportunities to work on cutting-edge research projects, gain experience of addressing the real-world problems in their research and develop a professional network at national as well as international level that expose them to the global careers. Graduate of this program are well-equipped to pursue a variety of career paths in related fields both in Pakistan and around the world.

The primary objective of our graduate programs is to impart education and training to a student in the area of interest for pursuing graduate studies, to inculcate the spirit of learning in the student, and enhance his/her research orientation, critical thinking, research analysis capabilities, hypothesis testing and report writing skills.  The following specializations are being offered in this program:

  1. Networks and Communications
  2. Robotics and Machine Vision
  3. Embedded Systems and Internet of Things (IoT)
  4. Data Engineering and Analytics
  5. Biomedical Signal and Image Processing

Entry Requirements

  • 16 years degree in the relevant field from an accredited educational institution
  • Minimum CGPA of 2.5 out of 4 (semester system) OR 1st division (annual system)
  • No 3rd division throughout the academic career
  • NTS GAT General test minimum score of 50

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Scheme of Studies

Research Opportunities

CUI Islamabad campus offers research opportunities in wireless communication & networks, signal & image processing, medical imaging, power & energy, control & automation, artificial intelligence & machine learning, antenna design, power electronics, electrical machines, FPGA & hardware design.

Career Prospects

Graduates enhance their employability in public and private sector in Pakistan and abroad. Those who choose thesis option can pursue PhD degree around the world.

Scholarships available

Following are the available scholarship opportunities.

  1. Invitation of Applications for Punjab Educational Endowment Fund (PEEF) Master Level Scholarship for the year 2022-23 (Fall - 2022 and Spring - 2023 Intakes Only)
  2. USAID Graduate Scholarship
  3. Announcement of Qarz-e-Hasna