The Department of Computer Science & Information Technology (CS&IT) was established in 2001 at Mirpur as a sub-campus of University of AJ&K, Muzaffarabad. This department has been merged into Mirpur University of Science and Technology, Mirpur (A.K). The department offers an excellent learning environment, laboratories equipped with latest computers (all connected through Local Area Network) with internet facility, most recent books and qualified faculty. The department developed the curricula of academic programs at various levels to meet the national and international standards as defined by Higher Education Commission. The curricula include BS (Computer Science), BS (Information Technology) four years degree programs and Master of Computer Science (MCS) is a two years degree program. The department intends to start MS (CS) degree program soon
Syed Yasir Arafat
Computer Sciences and Information Technology.
The National Digital Library programme was launched by Higher Education Commission of Pakistan (HEC) in February 2004 with the purpose to increase the access to scientific literature in Pakistan. The HEC secured inclusion in the Programme for Enhancement of Research Information (PERI) of the International Network for Scientific Publications (INASP). .
Microsoft has taken initiative of providing free Microsoft software for personal use as part of Academic Alliance via HEC.
The objective of the studies is acquiring skill and knowledge to carry out research in computer Science/Information Technology and apply the expertise in any new or existing domain of human life. The department focuses on producing computer and IT professionals who are able to explore new dimensions in the computing domain and look for fresh areas in which information technology may be applied.