Faculty Profile

Dr. Muhammad Usman
Head of Department (Computer Science)
Program Manager PhD (Computing)

PhD-Computer & Information Sciences (Auckland University of Technology, New Zealand)
Dr. Azhar Mahmood
Program Manager MS - Data Science

PhD - Computer Applied Technology (Huazhong University of Science and Technology, Wuhan P.R China)
Dr. Muhammad Imran

Program Manager MS - CS

PhD - Information Technology (UTHM, Johor Malaysia)
Dr. Tazeen Athar

Program Manager BS - CS

PhD - Mathematics (University of Saarland, Saarbruecken, Germany)
Syed Muhammad Usman

Program Manager BS - SE

MS - Computer Engineering (College of Electrical & Mechanical Engineering NUST, Islamabad)

BS (Computer Science)

Accredited by National Computing Education Accreditation Council

SZABIST offers a four-year BS (Computer Sciences) degree with majors in Software Engineering, Telecommunications, e-Business Technologies, Graphics & Animation, Game Development, Bioinformatics, Nanotechnology, Technology Management, Computer Systems and Electronics.

The BS Program is essentially a day program which consists of 40 courses (almost 5 courses per semester) with a total of 130 credit hours. The credit hours are reduced from 144 to 130 to comply with National Computer Science Education Accreditation Council (NCEAC) recommendations.

Other degree requirements for BS program also include completing a 6 week internship and passing a comprehensive exam. The maximum time limit to complete the BS degree is seven years. The 4 year degree can be completed in shorter time by taking additional courses but is not recommended.


Admission in BS Computer Science program has following requirements:

  • A-Level (minimum 3 passes)
  • Intermediate (minimum 50% marks, including first year— no supplementary) or equivalent qualification from any IBCC recognized institution.
    *Candidates with Mathematics background will be given preference.
  • An entrance test and group discussion/interview, conducted at SZABIST.