Departments Department of Basic Sciences and Humanities

Department of Basic Sciences and Humanities

The Basic Sciences and Humanities (BS&H) department strives to give its students a thorough understanding of fundamental Scientific concepts, Mathematical techniques, and personality development in all facets of life. The department was founded in November 1993.  The department’s courses, which make up around 30% of the Engineering curriculum, cover Mathematics, Applied Physics, Chemistry, English, Communication skills, Technical Business writing, Pakistan studies, and Islamic studies. Highly qualified faculty is engaged in inculcating quality education to the young minds. It also aims to develop the student’s vision of society in a variety of ways, from thinking critically about how each person’s knowledge and skills can contribute to society in large.

The department has just launched a PhD Mathematics program. PhD program allows students to expand their horizons in the field of Applied Mathematics.  Other than that, students are instilled with a lifelong drive for investigation, thinking, and designing solutions that are specific to the needs of our society.

The curriculum for each course offered by the department of Basic sciences and Humanities primarily focuses on the development of the core skills necessary for all engineering majors and aims to build a firm foundation that will enable students to handle the fundamental Mathematical and Scientific concept along with social and cultural aspects of human behavior.

The Department of Basic Sciences seeks to develop students in a particular field of study that deals with social and cultural facets of human behavior.

Basic Sciences and Humanities at College of Electrical and Mechanical Engineering (CEME) NUST is currently offering the following programs in Applied Mathematics:

Postgraduate Programs:

  • Master of Science (MS)
  • Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)

Head of Department Message

Dr Yasir Ali

The department of Basic sciences & Humanities (BS&H) welcomes you all. As per Higher Education commission (HEC) policy and Pakistan Engineering council (PEC) criteria, the subjects of BS&H constitute nearly 30% of curriculum at undergraduate level of Electrical, Mechanical, Computer and Mechatronics Engineering. The faculty of this department teaching the basic sciences courses which includes physics, chemistry, various courses of math’s, English, communication skills, Technical/business writing, professional ethics, Pakistan studies and Islamiat. The faculty is qualified and experienced. They are actively involved in research work also. They are contributing remarkably in research profile of college and hence the NUST. Moreover, this department is engaged in distinguished literary society named as SPAL “society for promotion of art and literature” with the contribution of other departments.

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We cherish to develop the Department into an icon of excellence of world stature, and our endeavors are making promising headways. We are privileged to educate and groom on our campus some of the best and brightest students from the entire spectrum of the population including expatriates. We employ top of the line faculty with impressive academic credentials and progressive vision.

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