Welcome to the Electrical Engineering Department (EED) at Information Technology University (ITU), Lahore. At ITU, our students have access to a wide array of subjects, including electronics, communication systems, control systems, power systems, microwave engineering, digital signal processing, renewable energy, bioelectronics, robotics and photonics. Our goal for students is to give them a high-quality engineering education that includes hands-on experience. Our department has one of the finest faculty in the country who have studied and worked for institutions of international repute. The faculty members are dedicated to carrying out research and involving capable students in individual projects. The Department of Electrical Engineering has a carefully designed curriculum which offers a wide range of knowledge, aiming at an integrated education and training of future technologists, entrepreneurs and engineering workforce for the private and public sector. It is important to highlight that both Higher Education Commission (HEC) and Pakistan Engineering Council (PEC) recognize BS in electrical engineering program at ITU.


The Program Educational Objectives (PEO) of the BS in Electrical Engineering program are as under:

  • To produce creative graduates with core electrical engineering concepts to embark on real-world challenges
  • To produce proactive engineers equipped with comprehensive analytical and problem solving skills
  • To produce responsible and ethical professionals with sound leadership and communication skills
  • To produce entrepreneurial spirit in our graduates with a motivation of developing innovative solutions and life-long learning

  • Eligibility Criteria
  • Admission Test
  • Fee Structure
  • Program Structure

Who can apply?

Applicants who have successfully completed their F.Sc. (Pre-Engg), F.Sc. (Pre-Med with additional Maths), DAE or equivalent, A’ Levels, High School Diploma or International Baccalaureate, or will do so in the 2021 session.

  • Scored 60% marks or above in Matriculation (Science), or equivalent examination
  • Scored 60% marks or above in Intermediate, or equivalent examination*, with the following three subjects:
    • Mathematics
    • Physics
    • Chemistry
  • Minimum score for eligibility is 50% in the ITU Admissions Test
    To be exempted from the ITU Admissions Test:
    SAT II Subject Tests with score of at least 550 in each: Maths 1, Physics and Chemistry


  • Successfully cleared three of the below mentioned subjects in A’ Levels
    • Chemistry
    • Mathematics
    • Physics
  • A GPA of at least B in American High School Diploma
  • Scored at least 28 out of 45 points in International Baccalaureate Diploma Program

General Notes

Note: Per HEC rules, candidates who have completed 12 years of education and obtained degrees other than Matriculation (SSC) or Intermediate (HSSC) may be required to obtain an equivalence certificate from the Inter Board Committee of Chairman (IBCC), Islamabad.
AS Level and General Studies are not accepted

Applicants can take the ITU Admission Test OR submit their SAT scores for admission to ITU.

ITU Admission Test

The ITU Admission Test will be held at the ITU campus an Arfa Software Technology Park in Lahore.
SOPs for Covid-19, as prescribed by the government, will be strictly followed.
The test will be 2-hours long and will comprise mostly of Multiple-Choice Questions. For information about dates please click here here.

Entry Test Pattern

Sample Test


Applicants who have taken the SAT (through Collegeboard USA) during the last two years, may be exempted from the ITU Admissions Test. SAT scores must be reported to ITU officially from the testing agency. The college code for reporting SAT scores to ITU is 7537. Please refer to the Collegeboard website for details about the SAT test and score report delivery.

Discipline Required SAT Test Minimum Score
BS-Electrical Engineering
SAT II (Subject Test) – Math. 1
SAT II (Subject Test) – Physics
SAT II (Subject Test) – Chemistry

For information about dates please click here.

Program Duration 8 semesters (4 years)
Tuition Fee per Credit Hour Rs. 5,500
Total No. of Credit Hours 130 – 138
Minimum Course Load (15 credit hours) Rs. 82,500
University Charges Per Semester Rs. 24,000

Note: If the fee exceeds Rs. 200,000 per annum, 5% Income Tax will be added u/s 236I of the Income Tax Ordinance, 2001.

BS Electrical Engineering

Degree Structure

Semester I
Course Title Credit Hours
Communication Skills-I 3
Calculus & Analytical Geometry 3
Computing Fundamentals & Programming 4
Applied Physics 3
Linear Circuit Analysis 4
Electronics Workbench 1
Semester II
Course Title Credit Hours
Islamic Studies 3
Linear Algebra 3
Object Oriented Programming 4
Electronic Devices & Circuits 4
Solid State Electronics 3
Computer Aided Engineering Design 1

Semester III
Course Title Credit Hours
Communication Skills-II 3
Differential Equations 3
Data Structures & Algorithms 4
Electronic Circuit Design 4
Digital Logic Design 4
Semester IV
Course Title Credit Hours
Pakistan Studies 3
Complex Variables & Transforms 3
D-Lab 3
Microcontrollers & Interfacing 4
Electrical Network Analysis 4

Semester V
Course Title Credit Hours
Economics 3
Probability & Statistics 3
Electromagnetic Field Theory 3
Electrical Machines 4
Signals & Systems 4
Semester VI
Course Title Credit Hours
Ethics, Values & Technology 3
Numerical Analysis 3
Communication Systems 4
Control Systems 4
Power Electronics 4

Semester VII
Course Title Credit Hours
Entrepreneurship 3
Final Year Project-I 3
Elective I 3/4
Elective II 3/4
Elective III 3/3
Semester VIII
Course Title Credit Hours
Technical Report Writing & Presentation Skills 3
Final Year Project-II 3
Elective IV 3/4
Elective V 3/4