About NUST

 

National University of Sciences and Technology (NUST) was established by the Government of Pakistan in 1991 for the promotion of higher scientific education in the country, especially in the field of sciences and technology, by providing stable and disciplined academic environment together with a need based research opportunities pertinent to our industrial requirements. NUST is the first model university established by the Ministry of Science and Technology like KAIST of Korea. The university was granted the Charter in 1993. Besides covering a wide variety of engineering disciplines, the horizon of NUST covers (but does not limit to) information technology, medical, management sciences and basic sciences.

 

What is the Eligibility criteria for NUST? 

■ For admission in NUST, eligibility criteria is strictly followed.

■ A minimum of 60% aggregate marks each in Matric and FSc FA equivalent exams is required.

■ 0 & A level and other non-FSc stream candidates need to obtain equivalence certificates from Inter Board Committee of Chairmen (IBCC), Pakistan. 
Candidates with any of the following deficiencies are NOT eligible to apply for admission in UG programmes: 
■ Having secured less than 60% marks in Matric and FA FSc.

■ Having failed I not appeared in any subject in FA FSc Part-I II.

■ Having secured less than 60% marks in OIA level as per the equivalence certificate issued by IBCC.

■ In case of 0 & A level equivalent foreign qualification, those not in possession of valid 0 level or equivalent qualification certificate issued by IBCC at the time of applying to NUST.

■ Female candidates are not eligible to apply for Aerospace, Avionics and Civil Engineering at Risalpur campuses.

■ Diploma holders are not eligible to apply for any undergraduate programme. 

 

What is the weightage of each subject in NET? Engineering:

■ Mathematics 40% ( 80 mcqs ) 
■ Physics 30% ( 60 mcqs )

■ Chemistry 15% ( 30 mcqs )

■ English 10% ( 20 mcqs )

■ Intelligence 5% ( 10 mcqs ) 
Total MCQs = 200

Time allotted = 3 hours. 

 

Computer Science: 
■ Mathematics 40% ( 80 mcqs )

■ Physics 30% ( 60 mcqs )

■ Computer Science 15% ( 30 mcqs )

■ English 10% ( 20 mcqs )

■ Intelligence 5% ( 10 mcqs ) 
Total MCQs = 200 
Time allotted = 3 hours 

 

MBBS / BDS / BS Applied Biosciences 
■ Biology 40% ( 80 mcqs )

■ Chemistry 30% ( 60 mcqs )

■ Physics 15% ( 30 mcqs )

■ English 10% ( 20 mcqs )

■ Intelligence 5% ( 10 mcqs ) 
Total MCQs = 200 Time allotted = 3 hours. 

 

Business Studies / Social Sciences 
■ Verbal (English) 40% ( 80 mcqs )

■ Quantitative (Mathematics) 40% ( 80 mcqs ) • Intelligence 20% ( 40 mcqs ) 
Total MCQs = 200 Time allotted = 3 hours. 

 

Bachelor of Architecture (B Arch) / Bachelor of Industrial Design (BID) 
■ Cognitive and Aptitude 40%

■ Mathematics 20% ( 40 mcqs )

■ English Comprehension 20% ( 40 mcqs )

■ Physics 15% ( 30 mcqs ) • Intelligence 5% ( 10 mcqs ) 
Time alloted = 4 hours ( 2 hours for cognitive/aptitude portion and 2 hours for the rest ) Cognitive and aptitude portion will be in written form, the rest will be the Mcqs based. Total MCQs = 120 

 

BS Mathematics 
■ Mathematics 85% ( 170 mcqs )

■ English 10% ( 20 mcqs )

■ Intelligence 5% ( 10 mcqs ) 
Total MCQs = 200 Time allotted = 3 hours.

 

Note: Intelligence questions will pretain to Arithmetical Reasoning, Critical Thinking , Analytical Approach and Problem Solving

 

For more information please visit www.nust.edu.pk