National University of Sciences and Technology (NUST)

Duration: Full Time, 4 Years
Degree Type: BE
Department: SCME
Campus: Islamabad

Admission Date

Mar, Jun, Dec

How To Apply

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Tuition Fee

PKR 60,000/- per Semester


Chemical Engineering deals with the process of converting raw materials or chemicals into more useful / valuable products. Its primary theme resides in designing industrial processes which revolve around the rigorous application of thermodynamics, kinetics and transport phenomena at its core. The undergraduate program covers topics as diverse as mathematics, computer applications, process diagnostics and instrumentation to facilitate plant design and unit operations. The program is designed to produce competent engineers, with leadership qualities and capable of undertaking projects of national interest.

 Degree requirements for this program are:

  • FSc (Pre-engineering group) from any Board of Intermediate and Secondary Education or an equivalent qualification like Overseas High School Certificate / British General Certificate of Education (Advanced Level) / International Baccalaureate / Advanced Placement with Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics. Candidates with FSc / equivalent qualification with the combination of Physics, Mathematics and Computer Studies or Computer Science can only apply for Software Engineering, Computer Engineering, and Telecommunication Engineering.

Chemical Engineers work in manufacturing, pharmaceuticals, healthcare, design and construction, pulp and paper, petrochemicals, food processing, specialty chemicals, polymers, biotechnology, and environmental health and safety industries, etc. Fertilizers, mining, synthetic fuels, cement, ceramics and composites,defense and aerospace are amongst the leading industries offering a multitude of employment opportunities for chemical engineers.