Events

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  • 05 MAR
  • 2024

Scholarship Awarding Ceremony for Freshers

Celebrating Excellence at HITEC University! During the Fall 2023 admissions, we proudly announced scholarships for our top 250 position holders across various disciplines, including Mechanical, Electrical, BioMedical, Computer, Software, Civil Engineering, Computer Science, Artificial Intelligence, Cyber Security, Management Sciences, Accounting and Finance, Islamic Studies, and Mathematics.

The Award Distribution Ceremony, graced by our esteemed Chief Guest, Honorable Vice Chancellor Professor Dr. Kamran Afaq, marked a significant moment for these exceptional students. The top 250 not only secured their admission but also earned scholarships of up to 50% on tuition fees for the next four years, contingent on maintaining an outstanding GPA in each semester. Chairpersons of respective departments distributed certificates of appreciation Only in Fall 2023, HITEC University generously awarded scholarships totaling more than Rs. 1.4 crore, demonstrating our commitment to fostering academic excellence.

HITEC University is dedicated to nurturing talent, and this achievement is a testament to our commitment. Congratulations to the scholars and their families on this proud accomplishment! Wishing them continued success and a bright future ahead.
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  • 05 MAR
  • 2024

HITEC Alumni Association Oath Taking Ceremony

The HITEC Alumni Association recently marked a historic milestone, heralding a new era of progress and commitment. Amidst a rigorous electoral process, our newly elected seat bearers solemnly pledged their dedication in a ceremony graced by esteemed Chief Guest, Vice Chancellor Professor Dr. Kamran Afaq. Under the guidance of Muhammad Talha Asghar, Director of Student Affairs, the oath-taking ceremony set a resolute tone for the future. In the preceding month alone, the Association has catalyzed growth by providing 25 alumni with internship and job opportunities, epitomizing the profound impact of our vibrant community.

Alumni constitute the cornerstone of HITEC University's success story, playing an indispensable role in its trajectory. Their unwavering commitment inspires us, and we pledge to forge ahead together, fostering a spirit of collaboration and excellence. Let's continue our collective endeavor to elevate our alma mater to greater heights, ensuring a brighter future for generations to come.

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  • 13 DEC
  • 2023

Industrial Visit of Computer Science and Software Engineering Students to NICAT

The industrial visit to NICAT on 13th December 2023 provided an invaluable opportunity for students of Computer Science (8th Semester) and Software Engineering (7th Semester) to gain firsthand insights into the real-world implementation and functional opportunities within the IT sector and software houses. Under the supervision of faculty and the DSA Office, students were immersed in an environment where theoretical concepts were translated into practical applications. Through interactions with professionals at NICAT, students were able to grasp the intricate connection between academic knowledge and industrial demands. The visit not only broadened their understanding of the technical aspects but also highlighted the importance of adaptability and innovation in the rapidly evolving field of computer science and software engineering.

During the visit, a talk was delivered by the CEO and technical experts of NICAT, shedding light on emerging trends, cohorts, and entrepreneurial future ideas within the computer science and software engineering domain. This session provided students with valuable insights into the current industry landscape, enabling them to envision potential career paths and opportunities for innovation. By delving into discussions surrounding entrepreneurship, students were encouraged to think beyond conventional boundaries and explore avenues for leveraging their technical expertise to drive meaningful change. Overall, the industrial visit to NICAT served as a catalyst for students to align their academic pursuits with the dynamic requirements of the IT sector, empowering them to emerge as future leaders and innovators in the field.

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  • 12 DEC
  • 2023

PhD Defense Dr. Muhammad Nouman Noor

The Department of Computer Science at HITEC University, Taxila, witnessed a historic moment as the first Ph.D. student successfully defended his thesis. Under the guidance of Associate Professor Dr. Muhammad Nazir, Dr. Muhammad Nouman Noor showcased exceptional dedication and scholarly prowess. Today marks a significant achievement for both the department and Dr. Noor, as his successful defense paves the way for future accomplishments.


Heartiest congratulations are extended to Dr. Muhammad Nouman Noor for this remarkable milestone. His commitment to advancing knowledge in the field of Computer Science reflects the excellence upheld by HITEC University. This achievement not only signifies personal success but also contributes to the academic prestige of the institution. Cheers to Dr. Noor and the Department of Computer Science for this noteworthy accomplishment.

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  • 23 OCT
  • 2023

Student Body Announcements

HITEC University conducted interviews for the 2023-2024 academic year for its seven societies. The societies include adventure and social welfare, sports, character building, girls' empowerment, science, creative arts and dramatics, as well as literary and debating. The interviews were conducted by faculties of all departments, and the results were announced on the same day. This event was a memorable moment for the university, as it celebrated the extraordinary talents and contributions of its students and faculty members.

The interviews were conducted to select the most talented and deserving students for each society. The faculties of all departments were involved in the selection process, ensuring that the selection was fair and unbiased. The students were evaluated based on their skills, knowledge, and passion for the society they applied for. The selection process was rigorous, and only the best students were selected for each society.

The announcement of the results was a moment of joy and celebration for the university. The selected students were congratulated by the faculty members and their peers. The event was a testament to the vibrant campus life at HITEC University, where students are encouraged to pursue their passions and contribute to society. The seven societies play a vital role in shaping the character and skills of the students, and the university is proud of their achievements.
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  • 13 JUL
  • 2023

9th Open house / Job Fair

HITEC University has organized its 9th Open House and Job Fair on Thursday 13th of July 2023. Major General Shakir Ullah Khattak, HI (M), Chairman Board of Governors HITEC University was the Chief Guest. A total of 138 Final Year Design Projects (FYDPs) displayed in the event.

Mechanical Engineering Department showcased 44 projects in the autonomous fields of robotics, automotive, defense system, human aid system and solar technology. Electrical Engineering Department has a total of 37 projects designed on efficient integration of renewable generation in the power system. In electronics, projects were based primarily on IOT, AI and Fuzzy Logic.

Department of Computer Engineering displayed 9, and Computer Sciences displayed 38 projects with prime focus on robotics, machine, artificial intelligence, surveillance system and human aid systems. Civil Engineering Department displayed 10 projects focused on concrete for Nuclear power plants, soil stabilization and efficient transportation materials.

Around fifty different Professionals and representatives from industries participated in the event. More than fifteen companies took on-spot interviews and offered jobs/called for second interview. The Chief Guest appreciated the management of the university in organizing the excellent event and expressed his pleasure over the quality of the developed projects by the Final Year Students of HITEC University.
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  • 08 JUL
  • 2023

PEC Accreditation visit of BS Civil Engineering program

The visitation team appointed by Engineering Accreditation Board (EAB) of Pakistan Engineering Council (PEC) conducted a two-day accreditation visit of HITEC University, Taxila on July 7-8, 2023 to evaluate the BS Civil Engineering program, for which the first accreditation visit for intake batch 2019 and onwards was due. During the visit, the team met with the Acting Vice Chancellor & Dean Faculty of Engineering and Technology, Registrar, Treasurer and the HoD along with other stakeholders.The formal presentation pertaining to general aspects of HEI and its programs alongwith an overview of relevant Faculties was given by the Registrar on behalf of the Acting Vice Chancellor & Dean Engineering and Technology of the HEI.The departmental presentation was given by the Chairperson of the department. After the departmental presentation, the Convener of visitation team along with PEC representative visited the general facilities of the institution i.e., Central Library, Faculty Cafeteria, Nusrat Auditorium, Iqbal Auditorium, Students Cafeteria, Boys Hostel, HIT Day Care Center, Gymnasium, Indoor and Outdoor Sports facilities and Swimming Pool area etc. After that, meetings were held with various stakeholders like Director QAC, Registrar, Treasurer, Controller of Examination, Placement & Student Affairs Officers etc. In parallel, the program evaluators visited the program specific facilities, i.e. classrooms and laboratories etc. Apart from comprehensive review of documents and evidence pertaining to various accreditation criteria, the team also held meetings and interviews with all the stakeholders such as students, faculty, staff members, alumni and employers.

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  • 22 MAR
  • 2023

Welcome party for Batch-2022

The students of Batch-2021 of the civil engineering department organized a welcome party for their junior fellows of Batch-2022. This event was focused to enhance the managerial and interpersonal skills of the students by participation in extracurricular activities. The students actively participated in various activities focusing on social values, cultural harmony and human well-being. 
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  • 21 MAR
  • 2023

YPDC Oath Taking Ceremony

Mr. Ahsan Iqbal the Minister of Planning, Development and Special Initiatives for the Government of Pakistan was chief guest of oath taking ceremony for Young Peace & Development Corps (YPDC). Ministry of Planning and Development started an initiative with name of YPDC which aims to actively mobilize youth to participate in the peace & socio-economic development of Pakistan. HITEC University also started YPDC Chapter and was part of this oath taking ceremony.

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  • 01 MAR
  • 2023

Tree Plantation Drive

Character Building Society in collaboration with Punjab Forest department, taxila range, Rawalpindi South conducted a plantation drive. The Honorable Vice Chancellor inaugurated this drive by planting a tree. Faculty and students from different departments participated in this event. Planting trees helps to mitigate effects of climate change by absorbing carbon dioxide from the atmosphere and producing oxygen, which helps to purify the air.