Engr. Dr. Shahzad Hassan
It gives me immense pleasure and pride to introduce the Department of Computer Engineering and its website. The field of Computer Engineering is thriving at the cross road of novel trends in Computer Science and Electrical engineering. The goal of the department is to pursue excellence in Computer Engineering through dedicated teaching and devoted research. We are accomplishing our objectives with the help of our highly qualified, experienced and distinguished foreign qualified faculty of national and international standing.
Department of Computer Engineering is committed to excellence in teaching, research and inculcating a sense of pride and confidence in our students. We target to enhance not only their academic knowledge but to nurture their practical skills and provide professional grooming so that our students are ready to serve as they join industry and provide valuable contribution. For this purpose, the department arranges various guest lectures, workshops and ethnical training by industrial professionals so that they come-up as thorough professionals and inspiring individuals. The students have access to state-of-art teaching and research labs, modern teaching aids and one of the well-resourced library in the country.
The department gives prime focus to research activities which is evident from the number of publications that our department produces every year in renowned international conference and indexed journals. Among the multiple areas of research our department includes but not limited to Biomedical Imaging; Content-based indexing and retrieval of images and videos; Natural language Processing; Intelligent Systems; Embedded Systems; Multi-lingual Optical Character Recognition and Robotics. The faculty members and students are active members of various research groups including Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR), Robotics, Biometrics, Medical Imaging, and Signal Analysis (BIOMISA) etc. The department provides abundant opportunities to do funded research and earn Cash Awards (of up to PKR 100,000) for publication of research in HEC Recognized Journals and opportunity to launch startups through Bahria Innovation Center.
Department of Computer Engineering endeavors to provide best learning and professional opportunities to our students and work hard for their bright future. Our Undergraduate program is Level II Accredited from Pakistan Engineering Council. Our Postgraduate and Undergraduate programs are recognized by the Higher Education Commission.
Some of the highlights of our Postgraduate program include:
- International Collaborations with various researchers from countries including China, Korea, Middle East, New Zealand, Ireland, EU, UK and USA
- 10+ funded projects with net worth of more than Rs. 70 Million
- 100+ High Quality Impact Factor publications with Cumulative Impact factor of 170+ in last 5 years
All the members of our department resolve to take the department to heights of triumph, exaltation and glory and surmount the forthcoming challenges of unceasingly evolving technical world.