QUEST Nawabshah Invites Applications for Admission in Batch 2023-24


Quaid-e-Awam University of Engineering, Science & Technology, Nawabshah is a Public Sector University accredited by PEC and recognized by Higher Education Commission, Islamabad & Member of Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU).
Applications are invited through Online Application Form from eligible candidates domiciled in the province of Sindh for admission in Quaid-e-Awam University of Engineering, Science & Technology, Nawabshah in First Year of Bachelor’s Degree Program (four years) full time in the following disciplines under Regular, Self-Finance and University Development Program (UDP) Schemes. Candidates having the domicile of other provinces can only apply under Self-Finance and UDP scheme of the University against the reserved quota. Some seats are also reserved for overseas Pakistani candidates fulfilling the admission criteria. 
Eligibility Criteria of Bachelors Programs:    Candidates who have passed (HSC Part-II) or equivalent in year 2024, or before up to Annual Examination 2019 for all Program or waiting for results appearing in year 2024 in any of the   disciplines mentioned against each program. Have passed (HSC-II) with at least 60% marks for all Engineering program, (excluding the marks of Hifz-ul-Quran) (Grace Marks given by the board for improvement of Grade shall not be counted) are eligible for admission under Regular and Self Finance / UDP Schemes.   Have passed (HSC-II) with at least 50% marks for all Science and Technology Program (CET & FET).   At this stage HSC-I with 50% may apply for admission, however they have to pass HSC-II with minimum 60% for B.E program and 50% for B.S program.     Differently-abled candidates who have passed HSC-II or equivalent Examination are also encouraged to apply against reserved seats.     NOTE: Candidates who passed SSC-II Annual examination before 2017 are not eligible for admission at the University.

(A) BACHELOR OF ENGINEERING Name of Group @ XII Level

  1. Civil Engineering
  2. Building & Architectural Engineering
  3. Mechanical Engineering
  4. Industrial & Manufacturing Engineering
  5. Environmental Engineering
  6. Energy Systems Engineering
  7. Chemical Engineering
  8. Electrical Engineering
  9. Electrical Engineering (Automation & Control)
  10. Electronic Engineering
  11. Telecommunication Engineering
  12. Biomedical Engineering *
  13. Computer Systems Engineering
  14. Software Engineering

Diploma of Associate Engineering (DAE) 

Candidates who have passed Diploma of Associate Engineering in Annual Examination 2024 or before up to 2019 Annual Examination 2018 in the relevant Technology i.e. (Civil, Electrical, Electronic, Mechanical & Chemical Technology) from B.T.E. Pakistan domiciled in Sukkur Division, Larkano Divisions, and District Shaheed Benazir Abad (Nawabshah) can also apply against the reserved seats in relevant disciplines having minimum 60% aggregate marks excluding the marks of Hifz-ul-Quran.

Candidates who have passed Diploma of Associate Engineer in the relevant Technology from Board of Technical Education Pakistan having domiciles other than Sindh Province can also apply against the reserved seats only on Self finance Scheme.

NOTE: Candidates who passed SSC-II Annual Examination before 2016 are not eligible for admission at the University.

(B) BACHELOR OF SCIENCE  Name of Group @ XII Level
Information Technology  Artificial Intelligence  Computer Science  Cyber Security  Data Science Pre-Engineering  Pre-Medical  G. Science  Computer Science   
Mathematics   PhysicsPre-Engineering  G. Science & Computer Science
08. Chemistry Pre-Engineering  Pre-Medical 
(C) BACHELOR OF STUDIESName of Group @ XII Level
01. English (Language & Literature)   Pre-Engineering  Pre-Medical  G. Science  Computer Science 
(D) BACHELOR OF ENGINEERING TECHNOLOGYName of Group @ XII Level
01. Food Engineering Technology    Pre-Engineering  Pre-Medical  G. Science  Computer Science 
02. Civil Engineering Technology  Pre-Engineering  G. Science  Computer Science  Diploma (in relevant technology)
Admission Form: Candidates are required to apply ONLINE for admission starting from March 31, 2024, by registering themselves on QUEST Online Portal admissions.quest.edu.pk. The Prospectus is available on admissions.quest.edu.pk. They are also required to pay admission processing fee amounting to  Rs.4500/(Rupees Four Thousand Five Hundred Only) through online Challan generated by Online Admission Portal which will be deposited in any branch of Habib Bank Limited (HBL) in Pakistan. The candidates must fill in all the required information / data in the online admission form. The candidates are required to upload the scanned copy of their recent Photographs (Blue Background) and copy of deposited Challan on or before the last date i.e April 30, 2024 (without Late Fee).

PRE-ADMISSION TEST

All eligible candidates shall be required to appear in the computerbased Pre-Admission Test at Quaid-e-Awam University of Engineering Science & Technology (QUEST) Nawabshah, Sindh Pakistan. All eligible aspirant candidates for seeking admission to any of B.E. / BS Program at Quaid-e-Awam University Nawabshah are required to appear in an MCQ type (Computerized Test) Pre-Admission Test and have to obtain minimum score of 40.  Model paper of such test and other relevant information has been incorporated in the Prospectus. Admit Slips for Pre-Admission Test will be uploaded in applicant’s account. The admit slips issued by the University should be produced by the candidate at the time of Test along with his / her original Smart Card. If any candidate facing difficulty in downloading Admit Slip, he/she may contact Mr. Muhammad Azam Soomro (03003220103) and Mr. Raza Muhammad Soomro (03337006097) during office hours (8:30 a.m to 5:00 p.m)    Pre-Admission Test date shall be announced later on and will be displayed on QUEST,                      website. www.quest.edu.pk    
SELF FINANCE SCHEME Under this scheme various disciplines have been distributed in categories as under. The number of Self Finance seats for each discipline have been reserved on open merit basis domiciled in the province of Sindh. Note: No Application Form under Self Finance Scheme will be considered without original “Bank Demand Draft” as Self Finance Fee. (upload the Demand Draft of Self Finance and UDP fees)   Category-I Self-Finance Scheme for B.E (Civil and Software) is Rs.11,55,000/- (Rupees Eleven Lac Fifty-Five Thousand Only) and UDP Scheme for B.E Program (Civil) is Rs. 1890,000/- (Rupees Eighteen Lac Ninety Thousand only) including Government Tax.  Category-II Self-Finance Scheme for B.E (Computer Systems) is Rs.840,000/- (Rupees Eight Lac and Forty Thousand Only) NOTE: Admissions on Self Finance scheme under category-II will be made only if seats are available.   Category-III B.E (Electrical, Mechanical, Electronic, Energy System, Telecommunication, Chemical, Environmental, Electrical (Automation & Control), Building & Architectural, Bio Medical and Industrial & Manufacturing is Rs.525000/- (Rupees Five Lac and Twenty-Five Thousand Only) including Government Tax.  Category-IV Admission under Self Finance Scheme in Bachelor of Science (BS) degree program. BS (Information Technology) is Rs.8,40,000/- (Rupees Eight Lac and Forty Thousand only) including Government Tax. BS (Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence) is Rs.630000/- (Rupees Six Lac and Thirty Thousand only) including Government Tax. BS (Cyber Security) is Rs.525000/- (Rupees Five Lac and Twenty-Five Thousand only) including Government Tax. BS (Data Science, English Language and literature and Mathematics) is Rs.315000/- (Rupees Three Lac and Fifteen Thousand Only) including Government Tax. BS (Physics, Chemistry, Civil Technology and Food Technology) is Rs.210000/- (Rupees Two Lac and Ten Thousand Only) including Government Tax.
NOTE: Preference will be given to those candidates who submit fee of Self Finance & UDP on first come first served basis and with online admission form before closing date i.e April 30, 2024. The Bank Demand Draft of Self Finance & UDP should be prepared in favor of Director Finance, QUEST, Nawabshah.  Eligible candidates from abroad (Foreign) / Overseas Pakistani can also apply for admission on “SelfFinance basis” against the payment of US $ 6000/= (US Dollar Six Thousand Only). The Bank Demand Draft should be prepared in US$ in favor of Director Finance, QUEST, Nawabshah subject to the condition that the clearance is issued from the Government of Pakistan. Limited seats for hostel accommodation are available on first come first served basis. Hostel accommodation is not allowed to those candidates who are residing within the radius of 30 km of the university premises. 

SCHEDULE OF ENTRY TEST & INTERVIEW FOR ADMISSION AND START OF CLASSES WILL BE DISPLAYED ON UNIVERSITY ADMISSION PORTAL. 

(i)         Detailed information and instructions are available in the Prospectus available on the University website (Please read carefully and follow accordingly).

          For any further information, please contact us:                 E-mail: registrar@quest.edu.pk 

          Telephone # (0244) 9370381-85   Ext. 2102, 3381,                                            admissions@quest.edu.pk        

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