Eligibility Criteria

    • The Vice Chancellor of the University is competent to reject/cancel any application without assigning any reason. 
      • General Eligibility of Candidates

       

      • H.S.C.

      Candidate must have passed either Higher Secondary School Examination (H.S.C.) with optional subjects of Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics (Pre Engg) group from any authorized Board of Education in Pakistan or an equivalent Foreign Examination recognized as such by the University and should fulfill the following conditions:

      • Each applicant should have obtained at least 60% marks in aggregate (excluding grace marks).
      • The year of passing the examination held should not be earlier than the two years immediately prior to submission of application. The candidates who have passed the above examinations or equivalent examinations before Annual Examination 2015 shall not be eligible for admission for the session 2017-18 (Batch-18).
      • Candidate should not be more than 22 years of age on the last date of receipt of application form at DUET.
      • The candidates who have passed H.S.C. (General Science Group/ Computer Science) with a combination of Physics, Mathematics and Computer Science are eligible for their admission only in Electronic Engineering, Computer System Engineering & Telecommunication Engineering. They will not claim their admission in any other discipline.
      • The Candidates having passed examination equivalent to H.S.C. (Pre-Engineering) from Education Institution located in Pakistan have to obtain equivalence certificate from Inter Board Committee, Islamabad before the last date of receipt of application form for preadmission test.

       

       

       

       

      • B.Sc. (PASS)

      Candidate must have passed either B.Sc. (Pass) with any combination of optional subjects mentioned at 4.3.2.(iv) from any chartered university or recognize institute of Higher Education or  an equivalent Foreign Examination recognized as such by the HEC and should fulfill the following conditions:

      • The candidate who has passed B.Sc. (Pass) examination in First division and also secured at least 60% marks in H.S.C (Pre-Engineering) in aggregate (excluding grace marks).
      • The year of passing the examination held should not be earlier than the two years immediately prior to submission of application. The candidates who have passed the above examinations or equivalent examinations before Annual Examination 2015 shall not be eligible for admission for the session 2017-18 (Batch-18).
      • Candidate should not be more than 22 years of age on the last date of receipt of application form at DUET
      • The combination of optional subjects in B.Sc. (Pass) is as follows:
        • Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics
      1. Physics, Mathematics and Statistics
      • Chemistry, Mathematics and Statistics
      1. Physics, Mathematics or Mathematics -A Additional Mathematics or Mathematics-B

       

      • Diploma of Associate Engineer (D.A.E.)

      Candidate must have passed three year’s Diploma of Associate Engineer (D.A.E.) from a recognized Board of Technical Education, Pakistan, in relevant discipline. The list of relevant technologies order of preference is as under.

       

      S. No Technology Relevant field of diploma in order of preference
      1. Electronic Engineering Electronic/Instrumentation & Process Control/ Electrical/Telecommunication/ Computer Information
      2. Chemical Engineering Chemical / Glass & Ceramic/Petroleum/Sugar
      3. Industrial Engineering Mechanical/ Auto & Diesel /Refrigeration & Air-conditioning
      4. Metallurgy and Materials Metallurgy & Material Process /Mining/ Mechanical/ Glass & Ceramics
      5. Architecture Architecture / Civil

       

      • Applicant should have obtained at least 60% marks in aggregate (excluding grace marks).
      • The year of passing the examination held should not be earlier than the two years immediately prior to submission of application. The candidates who have passed the above examinations or equivalent examinations before Annual Examination 2015 shall not be eligible for admission for the session 2017-18 (Batch-18).
      • Candidate should not be more than 22 years of age on the last date of receipt of application form at DUET
      • Candidate admitted in 1st Year of Engineering/ Architecture class of the University on the basis of having passed A.E. shall not be allowed change of discipline.
      • A candidate having passed the A.E. examination in any technology other than that mentioned above is not eligible for admission.

       

      • Eligibility Conditions

      Admission against all following categories is subject to the eligibility of the candidates explained in this section.

      S. No. Category Eligibility for Categories
      1 SINDH (URBAN)

      (H.S.C.)

      (a)   Candidate fulfill eligibility criteria laid down in 4.3.1

      (b)   Candidates is domiciled in Sindh (Urban)

      (c)    Candidate has passed their S.S.C. and H.S.C. examination either from any Board in Sindh or colleges / schools of Sindh affiliated with Federal Board or an equivalent foreign examination from colleges / schools in Sindh.

      B.Sc. (a)   Candidate fulfill eligibility criteria laid down in 4.3.2

      (b)   Candidate is domiciled in Sindh (Urban)

      (c)    Candidate has passed their H.S.C and B.Sc(Pass) examination either from any Board / university in Sindh or colleges / schools of Sindh affiliated with Federal Board or an equivalent foreign examination from colleges / schools in Sindh.

      D.A.E. (a)    Candidate fulfill eligibility criteria laid down in 4.3.3

      (b)   Candidate is domiciled in Sindh (Urban)

      (c)    Candidate has passed his/her three year diploma from Technical/Polytechnic Institute affiliated with Sindh Board of Technical Education (SBTE) or any university in Sindh or Federal Board of colleges / schools of Sindh.

      2 SINDH (RURAL)

      (H.S.C.)

      (a)    Candidate fulfill eligibility criteria laid down in 4.3.1

      (b)   Candidate is domiciled in Sindh (Rural)

      (c)    Candidate has passed their S.S.C. and H.S.C. examination either from any Board in Sindh or colleges / schools of Sindh affiliated with Federal Board or an equivalent foreign examination from colleges / schools in Sindh.

      B.Sc. (a)    Candidate fulfill eligibility criteria laid down in 4.3.2

      (b)   Candidate is domiciled in Sindh (Rural)

      (c)    Candidate has passed their H.S.C and B.Sc(Pass) examination either from any Board / university in Sindh or colleges / schools of Sindh affiliated with Federal Board or an equivalent foreign examination from colleges / schools in Sindh.

      D.A.E. (a)    Candidate fulfill eligibility criteria laid down in 4.3.3

      (b)   Candidate is domiciled in Sindh (Rural)

      (c)    Candidate has passed his/her three year D.A.E from Technical/Polytechnic Institute affiliated with Sindh Board of Technical Education (SBTE) or any university in Sindh or Federal Board of colleges of Sindh.

      3 PUNJAB (nominee of  UET Lahore)

      (H.S.C./ B.Sc. / D.A.E.)

       

      (i) Candidates domiciled in Punjab Province, nominated by the UET Lahore through Higher Education Department, Govt. of Punjab

      Candidates must fulfills following eligibility criteria whichever is applicable

      (a)               H.S.C: Candidate fulfill eligibility criteria laid down in 4.3.1

      (b)               B.Sc:Candidate fulfill eligibility criteria laid down in 4.3.2

      (c)                D.A.E.: Candidate fulfill eligibility criteria laid down in 4.3.3

      PUNJAB (Nominee of  UET Taxilla)

      (H.S.C./ B.Sc. / D.A.E.)

       

      (ii) Candidates domiciled in Punjab Province, nominated by the UET Taxilla through Higher Education Department, Govt. of Punjab

      Candidates must fulfills following eligibility criteria whichever is applicable

      (a)               H.S.C: Candidate fulfill eligibility criteria laid down in 4.2.1

      (b)               B.Sc.: Candidate fulfill eligibility criteria laid down in 4.2.2

      (c)                D.A.E.: Candidate fulfill eligibility criteria laid down in 4.2.3

      PUNJAB (Reciprocal)

      (H.S.C./ B.Sc. / D.A.E.)

       

      (iii) Candidates domiciled in Punjab Province, nominated by Government of Punjab through Higher Education Department, Govt. of Punjab. Candidates must fulfills following eligibility criteria whichever is applicable

      (a)               H.S.C: Candidate fulfill eligibility criteria laid down in 4.3.1

      (b)               B.Sc.: Candidate fulfill eligibility criteria laid down in 4.3.2

      (c)                D.A.E.: Candidate fulfill eligibility criteria laid down in 4.3.3

      4 KHYBER P.K

      (nominee of  UET Peshawar)

      (H.S.C./ B.Sc. / D.A.E.)

      (i) Candidates domiciled in Khyber Pakhtoon Khowah Province, nominated by the UET Peshawar through Higher Education Commission, Archive and Library Department, Govt. of Khybar Pakhtoonkhwa. Candidates must fulfills following eligibility criteria whichever is applicable

      (a)               H.S.C: Candidate fulfill eligibility criteria laid down in 4.3.1

      (b)               B.Sc.: Candidate fulfill eligibility criteria laid down in 4.3.2

      (c)                D.A.E.: Candidate fulfill eligibility criteria laid down in 4.3.3

      KHYBER P.K

       (Reciprocal)

      (H.S.C./ B.Sc. / D.A.E.)

       

      (ii) Candidates domiciled in Khyber Pakhtoon Khowah Province, nominated by Govt of Khyber Pakhtoon Khowah, through Higher Education Commission, Archive and Library Department, Govt. of Khybar Pakhtoonkhwa. Candidates must fulfills following eligibility criteria whichever is applicable

      (a)                 H.S.C: Candidate fulfill eligibility criteria laid down in 4.3.1

      (b)                 B.Sc.: Candidate fulfill eligibility criteria laid down in 4.3.2

      (c)                  D.A.E.: Candidate fulfill eligibility criteria laid down in 4.3.3

      5 Baluchistan (Nominee) (Reciprocal)

      H.S.C./ B.Sc. / D.A.E.)

      Candidate is nominee of Balochistan whose names are forwarded by Education Department; Government of Baluchistan and fulfills following eligibility criteria whichever is applicable.

      (a)               H.S.C: Candidate fulfill eligibility criteria laid down in 4.3.1

      (b)               B.Sc.:Candidate fulfill eligibility criteria laid down in 4.3.2

      (c)                D.A.E.: Candidate fulfill eligibility criteria laid down in 4.3.3

       

      6 Azad Kashmir(AJK)

      (H.S.C.Only)

      Candidates are domiciled in Azad Jammu Kashmir-AJK,  eligible to apply under the category provide he/she fulfills eligibility criteria laid down in 4.2.1
      7 Children of Kashmiris (IHK) (Nominee)

      (H.S.C./ B.Sc. / D.A.E.)

      Candidate must be the Children of Refugee of Indian Held Kashmir-(IHK) whose names are forwarded by Ministry of Finance Planning & Provincial Coordination (Economic Affairs Division) Government of Pakistan Islamabad and fulfills following eligibility criteria whichever is applicable.

      (a)               H.S.C: Candidate fulfill eligibility criteria laid down in 4.3.1

      (b)               B.Sc: Candidate fulfill eligibility criteria laid down in 4.3.2

      (c)                D.A.E.: Candidate fulfill eligibility criteria laid down in 4.3.3

      8 FATA (Nominee)

      (H.S.C./ B.Sc. / D.A.E.)

      Candidate is domiciled in Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA) whose names are forwarded by State & Frontier Region Division Government of Pakistan, Islamabad and fulfills following eligibility criteria whichever is applicable.

      (a)               H.S.C: Candidate fulfill eligibility criteria laid down in 4.3.1

      (b)               B.Sc.: Candidate fulfill eligibility criteria laid down in 4.3.2

      (c)                D.A.E.: Candidate fulfill eligibility criteria laid down in 4.3.3

      9 Gilgit Baltistan (Nominee)

      (H.S.C./ B.Sc. / D.A.E.)

      Candidate is domiciled in GilgitBaltistan, whose names are forwarded by Kashmir Affairs &GilgitBaltistan Division; Government of Pakistan Islamabad and fulfills following eligibility criteria whichever is applicable.

      (a)               H.S.C: Candidate fulfill eligibility criteria laid down in 4.3.1

      (b)               B.Sc.: Candidate fulfill eligibility criteria laid down in 4.3.2

      (c)                D.A.E.: Candidate fulfill eligibility criteria laid down in 4.3.3

      10 OIC (Nominee) Candidates hold the nationality of member country of OIC whose names are forwarded by Ministry of Economic Affairs Division, Government of Pakistan, Islamabad and fulfills eligibility laid down in 4.3.1
      11 Muslim Districts of Candy (Srilanka) Candidates hold the nationality of District Candy Srilanka whose names are forwarded by Ministry of Economic Affairs Division, Government of Pakistan, Islamabad and fulfills eligibility laid down in 4.3.1
      12 Dawood Foundation Candidates whose names shall be forwarded by Dawood Foundation.

      (a)  H.S.C: Candidate fulfill eligibility criteria laid down in 4.3.1

      (b)  Candidate has passed HEC Entry Test with required marks mentioned in admission policy.

      13 Federal Capital Area

      (H.S.C./B.Sc. Only)

      Candidate is domiciled in Federal Capital Area whose names are forwarded by Cabinet Secretariat, CAD,  Government of Pakistan; Islamabad and fulfills following eligibility criteria whichever is applicable.

      (a)               H.S.C: Candidate fulfill eligibility criteria laid down in 4.3.1

      (b)               B.Sc.: Candidate fulfill eligibility criteria laid down in 4.3.2

      14 DUET Teaching Staff

      (H.Sc. / B.Sc. / D.A.E.)

      Real son/Real daughter/ Real brother/ Real sister of the University teacher are eligible to apply under the category provide he/she fulfills following eligibility criteria whichever is applicable.

      (a)   H.S.C: Candidate fulfill eligibility criteria laid down in 4.3.1

      (b)   B.Sc.: Candidate fulfill eligibility criteria laid down in 4.3.2

      (c)    D.A.E.: Candidate fulfill eligibility criteria laid down in 4.3.3

      15 DUET Non-Teaching Staff

      (H.S.C./ B.Sc. / D.A.E.)

      Real son/Real daughter/ Real brother/ Real sister of the University employee (other than teacher) are eligible to apply under the category provide he/she fulfills following eligibility criteria whichever is applicable.

      (a)               H.S.C: Candidate fulfill eligibility criteria laid down in 4.3.1

      (b)               B.Sc.: Candidate fulfill eligibility criteria laid down in 4.3.2

      (c)                D.A.E.: Candidate fulfill eligibility criteria laid down in 4.3.3

      16 Professional Engineer (Sons/Daughters)

      (H.S.C. only)

      Real Sons/Daughters of Professional Engineers registered with PEC and fulfills eligibility criteria laid down in 4.3.1. The applicant have to attached following additional documents

      (a)    Copy of Engineering Degree of the parent

      (b)   Proof of valid registration with Pakistan Engineering Council.

      17 Professional Architect (Sons/Daughters)

      (H.S.C. only)

      Real Sons/Daughters of Professional Architects registered with PCATPand fulfills eligibility criteria laid down in 4.3.1. The applicant have to attached following additional documents

      (a)    Copy of Architecture & Planners Degree of the parent

      (b)   Proof of valid registration with Pakistan Council of Architects and Town Planners (PCATP).

      18 GHQ

      (H.S.C. only)

      Children of Army Personnel and whose names are forwarded by Welfare Rehabilitation Directorate, GHQ, Rawalpindiand fulfills eligibility criteria laid down in 4.3.1
      19 Self-Finance

      (i) Local (H.S.C. Only)

      The Candidates holding the domicile and PRC of any area of Pakistan having passed H.S.C. (Pre-Engineering) Examinations from any authorized Board of Education in Pakistan or an equivalent Foreign Examination recognized by the University and fulfills eligibility criteria laid down in 4.3.1.

      The separate merit list will be prepared on overall merit basis in accordance with merit policy defined in chapter 5

      (a)    There shall be no quota of Sindh province or for urban and rural areas of the provinces under this scheme.

      (b)   Students applying on self-finance scheme as well as on any scheme have to submit separate admission form for each category/scheme.

      Self-Finance

      (ii) Foreign (H.S.C. Only)

      Foreign national candidates desiring to apply against this category must fulfill eligibility criteria laid down in 4.3.1. Eligible candidates should apply through their Embassies via the Higher Education Commission, Islamabad/ Ministry of Finance Planning & provincial Coordination (Economic Affairs Division). Government of Pakistan, Islamabad.

      (a)    Candidates holding dual nationality are not eligible for admission under this category.

      (b)   A local candidate who fulfills eligibility criteria laid down in 4.3.1 and have passed the Pre-Admission Test with required marks mentioned in admission policy will be considered only for vacant seats under this scheme. The separate merit list of local candidates will be prepared in accordance with admission policy defined in chapter 5

       

      • Ineligibility of Candidates (applicable to all the categories of admission):

       

       

      • The candidates who have passed the qualifying examination of 2017 in supplementary.

       

      • The candidates who have passed the last qualifying examination H.S.C. /B.Sc. / D.A.E. with less than 60% aggregate marks.

       

      • Convicted by a Court of law for an offense involving moral turpitude.

       

      • The candidate has converted his B.Sc. (Honors) course into B.Sc. (Pass) course.

       

      • The candidate has not obtained equivalence certificate from the Chairman Inter Board Committee Islamabad before last date of submission of application for pre admission (if applicable).

       

      • Candidate seeking admission on seats reserved for D.A.E. in any technology / sub technology not specified in the 4.3.3.

       

      • A candidate not fulfilling the criteria for admission, as laid down in “Eligibility Conditions”

       

      • Candidate whose academic certificates are found tempered. A legal Criminal action would be taken against such, candidate(s).

       

      • Candidate who has already obtained admission elsewhere in Pakistan unless he/she submits cancellation certificate of admission from the said institution.

      REJECTION OF APPLICATION

      • The application shall be rejected summarily in case the applicant is found guilty of any suppression or misrepresentation of material facts at any stage. The Vice-Chancellor can further debar him from seeking admission in the University.