Institute of Information Technology
The Institute of Information Technology (IIT) is one of the largest and pioneer teaching departments of the University , foundation laid down with the establishment of Kohat University of Science & Technology (KUST). The department offers various Degree Programs, Certification Programs, Trainings and Services. The curriculum is updated and approved from various academic boards of the University. Our degree programs are in par with the HEC and other reputed universities of Pakistan. Apart from offering regular academic programs the department regularly organizes the Seminars, Workshops and Conferences.
The existing faculty members are well qualified from reputed universities of Pakistan and abroad having specialization in IT Management, Security Technologies, Network Technologies, Software Technologies, Artificial Intelligence, Data Mining, Mobile Technologies, Distributed Systems and Theoretical Computer Science among others. The rest of the faculty members are pursuing their PhDs abroad under HEC funded KUST's HRD program. The department is equipped with state of the art facilities that include Lecture Rooms, Computing Labs, Final Year Projects Lab, Research & Development Cell, and Web Development Cell all having Multimedia Projectors and OHPs facilities.
To become one of the high-tech institutes of the country by offering wide range of disciplines in the domain of Information Technology & Engineering at BSCS, MSCS and PhD level. We are also looking for launching the market oriented Certification Programs like CCNA, CCNP, CCIE, RHCE, LAMP, DBA etc apart from offering trainings to the entire university and local community that includes Skill Development Trainings, Open Source Software Trainings and wide range of IT Courses for beginners to advanced level users.
The aim of the institute is to produce the high-tech graduates who can seek career in Academia, Research & Development Organizations, and Multinationals. We try our best to develop the understanding of our students to sense the relation between the technology and the society and we do expect great achievements from our graduates in the domain of Science & Technology.