The department of Computer Science was established by a resolution of Academic Council in its meeting, held on November 27, 1984. The Department began functioning in the academic year 1985-86 by offering a two year degree program, Masters in Computer Science (MCS) and became one of the pioneering institutions imparting quality education of Computer Science and IT in Karachi.
The department soon realized the need to strengthen the discipline of Computer Science by producing quality professional with sound fundamental knowledge. For this purpose, the Department started a four year degree undergraduate BS program in the year 1996, and a two year postgraduate program MS (Computer Science) as well as Ph.D. (Computer Science).
In 2009, the department moved to a new building with latest equipment and modern infrastructure
Excellent career opportunities exist for the graduates of Department of Computer Science. More than 80% of graduates are immediately hired by top ranking software houses and other institutions. Top software houses are in contact with the department and conduct job tests and hire students even before their graduation. We are proud that our graduates are working in top international organizations and there are graduates who become entrepreneur and running their own software houses.