BS (Cyber Security)
Those who have taken the HSSC or an equivalent examination and are awaiting result are also eligible to apply. The four-year undergraduate programs of full time study are divided into eight semesters.
By the time of graduation, the students develop an ability to:
- Developed core Computing foundation according to international standards.
- Ability to analyze security, ethical, & privacy issues, and devise solutions.
- Ability to apply appropriate techniques for minimizing risks, and react appropriately to security breaches.
- Ability to investigate network, system software, application software, mobile, and cyber security breaches.
- Ability to align computer security best practices with organizational needs.
- Ability to convert understanding to innovations
- Ability to undertake graduate level studies and research
- Developed effective communication, management and leadership skills
For the award of BS (Cyber Security) degree, a student must have:
- Passed courses with a total of at least 130 credit hours, including all those courses that have been specified as core courses
- Obtained a CGPA of at least 2.00
- At least 60% marks in SSC (Matric) or an equivalent examination (such as O-levels) AND
- Should have studied for HSSC or an equivalent qualification, for at least two years AND
- At least 50% marks in HSSC or an equivalent qualification AND
Should have EITHER
- studied Mathematics at the HSSC or equivalent level. OR
pass HSSC level Mathematics exam within one year of admission, conducted by any one of the following:
- Local Board of Intermediate & Secondary Education
- A recognized Foreign Board (Oxford, Cambridge, etc.)
- NUCES (FAST)
- 50% weight to higher percent score of SSC (or an equivalent exam) OR HSSE (or an equivalent exam) AND
- 50% weight to marks obtained in Admission Test
- Cut-off marks in the NTS-NAT IE exam to be determined by the University
- Combined score of 1,000 or more in the SAT-I examination AND
- At least 550 in the SAT-II (Math Level IIC) examination.
Note: Registration in “Project-I” is allowed provided the student has earned at least 100 credit hours, and his/her CGPA is equal to or greater than the graduating CGPA (2.0).