COMSATS Institute of Information Technology

country rank  3
world rank  1916

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University Overview

Established in 2000, COMSATS Institute of Information Technology is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the suburban setting of the large city of Islamabad (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants), Islamabad CT. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Abbottabad, Attock, Lahore, Wah, Vehari, Sahiwal. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Higher Education Commission, Pakistan, COMSATS Institute of Information Technology (CIIT) is a very large (uniRank enrollment range: 30,000-34,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. COMSATS Institute of Information Technology (CIIT) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 19 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 30-40% making this Pakistani higher education organization a very selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name
Name کومسٹس انسٹیٹیوٹ آف انفارمیشن ٹیکنالوجی
Acronym CIIT
Founded 2000
Motto Learn To Excel
Colours Blue

University Location

Address Park Road, Chak Shahzad
Islamabad (population range: 1,000,000-5,000,000)
44000 Islamabad CT
Pakistan
T +92 (51) 924 7000-3
F +92 (51) 924 7006
Other locations Abbottabad, Attock, Lahore, Wah, Vehari, Sahiwal

Study Areas and Degree Levels


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Yearly Tuition Range

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Local
students
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International
students
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University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate 30-40%
Admission Office Park Road, Chak Shahzad
Islamabad, Pakistan 44000
+92 (51) 904 9802

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 30,000-34,999
Academic Staff 2,000-2,499
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Suburban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Go to COMSATS Institute of Information Technology's Library
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Not reported

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditation

Higher Education Commission, Pakistan


Year of first Accreditation

2000


Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • Government of Pakistan
  • Pakistan Engineering Council (PEC)
  • National Computing Education Accreditation Council (NCEAC)

Memberships and Affiliations

  • Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU)
  • Talloires Network
  • Pakistan Engineering Council (PEC)
  • National Computing Education Accreditation Council (NCEAC)

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Site last updated: Monday, 5 August 2019