Welcome to the Department of Computing and Technology at Iqra University!

About the Department

The Computing and Technology department at Iqra University Islamabad Campus operates to provide computing facilities for education, research and general computing needs for the university. Our mission is to provide computing education that develops the students’ breadth of knowledge across different subject areas of computing. Moreover, it enables them to develop ability to apply the different processes of computer science theory, design, and implementation to solve inter-disciplinary problems and excel in the rapidly evolving field of technology.

Our well-designed undergraduate, graduate and doctoral programs prepare our students for defining carriers in IT sectors, governmental sectors, law, corporate organizations or academia.

Our extra emphasis on developing entrepreneurial culture among our students, will provide them with the ideal platform to come up with the next big thing in tech and other industries. We educate our brilliant students in bachelors, masters and PhD level courses; these courses are designed in accordance with HEC recommendations and are taught by our top-notch faculty. Computing and Technology department is at the forefront of advancing research in developing computer systems, processes and their design and architecture. We aim to create a safe, diverse, inclusive, sustainable, and good future society through utilizing information and intelligence sciences.


Our Objectives

At the Department of Computing and Technology, we have set forth the following objectives:

  1. Delivering High-Quality Education: Our commitment lies in providing comprehensive educational programs and services that can adapt to the changing needs of the industry. We focus on delivering a strong foundation of knowledge and skills while fostering critical thinking abilities.

  2. Fostering Diversity and Humane Decision-Making: We value and encourage understanding, respect for differences, and the development of humane decision-making skills among our students.

  3. Preparing Responsible Citizens: Our aim is to cultivate adaptability for the workplace and foster active participation in society as responsible citizens.

  4. Bridging Theory and Practice: We emphasize the practical application of fundamental concepts and strive to prepare students for employment across a wide range of contexts. Our programs also provide a solid foundation for further study and careers where IT knowledge and skills are highly sought after.

  5. Promoting Lifelong Learning: We strive to enable our students to engage in lifelong learning, encouraging them to pursue continuous study and inquiry to stay updated with the latest advancements in the field.

  6. Contributing to the Information Age: We are dedicated to contributing to the growth and development of the computer and information age through our research, innovation, and thought leadership.

  7. Industry Collaboration: We recognize the importance of cooperation with local establishments and industries in Pakistan. By understanding their needs, we prepare qualified individuals for consultations, training, testing, advising, and other collaborative initiatives to effectively meet industry demands.

Join us at the Department of Computing and Technology at Iqra University, where we empower students to shape their futures in the dynamic world of technology. Together, let’s unlock endless possibilities and drive the progress of our nation in the digital era.