About CIIT Islamabad


COMSATS Institute of Information Technology (CIIT) started its journey in 1998, and established its first campus at Islamabad in April 1998. In August 2000, in recognition of CIIT's achievements, the Federal Government granted it the status of a Degree Awarding Institute (DAI) through promulgation of its charter. The CIIT, besides its principal campus at Islamabad, has six other fully functional campuses at Lahore, Abbottabad, Wah, Attock, Sahiwal and Vehari, while few more campuses are in different planning stages. On the advice of the Federal Government, efforts are also under way for opening an overseas campus in the Gulf region...read more →

Facts & History

  1. Campus Established: 1998
  2. 74 spacious lecture theatres, with a total covered area of 49,318.81sq ft.
  3. Each theatre has a capacity for 100-120 students

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CIIT Leadership

By the grace of Allah, CIIT has evolved exceedingly well in a short span of time. The Institute takes pride in the high-quality of its teaching and research activities, in engineering, mathematics and management sciences. Many other disciplines are in the pipeline as well. The Institute aspires to generate a class of engineers and scientists who can add value to the society...read more →


  1. Ranked among top 250 Asian Universities in QS University Rankings 2014.
  2. 3 Star Rating by QS Star Rating System in 2013.
  3. 5 stars Rating in Teaching, and Learning, Facilities and Engagement.

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Offices and administration

  1. Admin
  2. Academic Departments
  3. Examination
  4. Academics and Students Affairs
  5. Admissions

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CUI Islamabad at a Glance

  1. Established in 1998
  2. Currently more than 7,908 students are enrolled

Lecture Rooms

  1. 74 spacious lecture theatres, with a total covered area of 49,318.81sq ft.
  2. Each theatre has a capacity for 100-120 students
  3. All lecture theatres are IT enabled, air-conditioned, well furnished, and well maintained.


  1. 50 laboratories
  2. More than 1,100 computers
  3. Major Laboratories are Electronics, Microprocessor, VLSI and DSP and Biosciences laboratories.