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FAST started its first Institute of Computer Science in 1985 in Karachi, the second in 1989 in Lahore and then the third in Islamabad in 1996. Federal Govt. granted charter in 2000. The Peshawar campus was established in 2001. We are the pioneers and leaders in the Computer Science education.

 

FAST (Foundation for Advancement of Science and Technology) is a registered charity organization. It was founded by Justice (Retd) Syed Akhlaque Hussain. Agha Hassan Abdi of BCCI gave initial seed money to FAST. Dr. Mehboob-ul Haq ex-federal minister and chairman planning commission has been associated with FAST as chairman of its board of governors. FAST-NU has been providing generous financial help to the needy students. In the academic year 2008-09, FAST-NU Peshawar campus has provided 4.5 million rupees as financial aid.

 

FAST-NU Peshawar campus is a well established institution having more than 500 students studying in various disciplines. FAST-NU Peshawar is recognized for its quality education and conducive learning environment. Diversified degree programs; Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Business Administration (BBA & MBA), MS CS leading to Ph.D. and MS Mathematics leading to Ph.D., have given FAST-NU Peshawar campus a competitive edge in NWFP.

 

Since its charter, the year 2000, FAST-NU has awarded about 4,000 degrees. The graduates produced by FAST-NU Peshawar Campus are highly regarded within Pakistan and abroad. Our graduates are successful in getting highly-paid jobs and in getting admissions in the institutes of higher learning abroad.

 

FAST Peshawar Campus has maintained the persistent excellence standards. We are providing an environment that makes our students highly successful professionals in their field of study. We also strive to make our students responsible citizens by providing individual attention.

 

At Peshawar Campus, we have highly qualified faculty of 40 including 8 with PhD degrees. We are poised to provide quality education to the youth of our nation. We have 13 labs including 4 computer labs. Two hundred branded computers are for studentsí use only.

 

At Peshawar Campus, we have highly qualified faculty of 40 including 8 with PhD degrees. We are poised to provide quality education to the youth of our nation. We have 13 labs including 4 computer labs. Two hundred branded computers are for studentsí use only.

 

Various co-curricular activates on the campus help our students develop leadership and team skills, provide recreation, and healthy competitive environment. On campus sports facilities include badminton courts, volleyball court, basket ball court and table tennis. A separate common room with gym facility is available for female students.  

 

The broad experience gained at FAST-NU Peshawar campus is something you will take pride in sharing.

 

 

 

 
 

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