About Us

Message from the Vice Chancellor

Dr Johar Ali

Vice Chancellor

UITU: Dynamic and vibrant institute focused on ethics and innovation

UIT University (UITU) is one of the most exciting places for students keen on making a difference. At UITU, we strive to be a world-class organization in terms of excellence, innovation, and societal significance, while maintaining high ethical standards. We try to enhance our students learning experience by emphasizing hands-on learning and allowing them to become self-sustaining and contributing members of society.

UITU is a well-established institution that has taught and trained our finest and brightest youth for more than a quarter of a century. Our programs have received the highest levels of accreditation from the Pakistan Engineering Council (PEC) and the National Computing Education Accreditation Council (NCEAC). Many of our 4000 alums have progressed to leadership positions in technology and other fields worldwide.

At UITU, our best days are ahead of us. Scientific and technical education has undergone seismic shifts, and we at UITU prioritize staying on top by incorporating the most relevant and appropriate content into our curriculum. We make an effort to adopt universal and reputable practices. Most of our faculty has received teaching and technical training from renowned organizations for academic and professional development. To provide the best training to our students, we continuously train our faculty members using "Conceive, Design, Implement, and Operate (cdio.org),” an innovative educational framework for producing the next generation of engineers.

Our initiatives and efforts have been recognized in Pakistan and, more recently, around the world. We are amongst the top in terms of the number of final-year projects financed by IGNITE (formerly ICT R&D Fund). In addition, we have the Micro Electronic Research Lab, which makes us the leading institute in Pakistan in open-source computer chip design initiatives.

Overall, at UIT University, we provide one of the best learning environments with state-of-the-art laboratories, classrooms, faculty, and staff. Besides regular academic coursework, we focus on developing the student’s soft skills comprising a strong emphasis on ethics, communication, critical thinking, and leadership, enabling our graduates to become contributing and sustainable members of society.