BS (Computer Science)
SZABIST offers a four-year BS (Computer Sciences) degree with majors in Software Engineering, Telecommunications, e-Business Technologies, Graphics & Animation, Game Development, Bioinformatics, Nanotechnology, Technology Management, Computer Systems and Electronics.
The BS Program is essentially a day program which consists of 40 courses (almost 5 courses per semester) with a total of 130 credit hours. The credit hours are reduced from 144 to 130 to comply with National Computer Science Education Accreditation Council (NCEAC) recommendations. NCEAC Accreditation process for Karachi Campus is almost complete and the same is planned for Islamabad campus.
Other degree requirements for BS program also include completing a 6 week internship and passing a comprehensive exam. The maximum time limit to complete the BS degree is seven years. The 4 year degree can be completed in shorter time by taking additional courses but is not recommended.
Admission in BS Computer Science program has following requirements:
- A-Level (minimum 3 passes)
Intermediate (minimum 50% marks, including first year— no supplementary) or equivalent qualification from any IBCC recognized institution.
*Candidates with Mathematics background will be given preference.
- An entrance test and group discussion/interview, conducted at SZABIST.