NUST Entry Test (Series - 4) 2023

Important Dates

Registration Date: 30 Apr–20 Jun 2023
Exam Date: Jun–Jul 2023




Male & Female


NUST Engineering Eligibility Criteria


Following is the eligibility criteria for admissions in NUST.

FA/FSc background:

Candidates having passed their SSC and HSSC or equivalent (as per IBCC) with a minimum of 60% aggregate marks (in both).

Candidates from FA/FSc background can apply for NET on the basis of FA/FSc Part-I. The confirmation of their admission is subject to the provision of an FA/FSc certificate or Detailed Marks Certificate.

Non-FSc student's background:

Candidates from non-FSc backrgounds will require equivalence certificate of their qualification, from Inter Board Committee of Chairmen (IBCC), Pakistan, in relevant groups/subjects and with minimum 60% marks.

Candidates from O/A Level or any other foreign equivalent background are eligible to apply on the basis of O Level (SSC) equivalence certificate (with more than 60% marks) from IBCC. However, the confirmation of their admission is subject to provision of A Level (HSSC) equivalence certificate (again from IBCC). 

The merit for BS Applied Biological Sciences will be based on the complete result of FSc / A Level or equivalent qualification.

Educational Qualification for NUST Engineering Programmes

Academic qualification needed for the engineering programmes is as follows:-


Required Qualification (Pakistani System of Studies)

Required Qualification (Foreign System of Studies)


  • FSc Pre-Engineering Group
    FSc Computer Science Group @
    FSc Pre-Medical with additional Maths
  • ​O level (SSC) equivalence of “Science group”
  • A level (HSSC) equivalence of “Pre-Engineering group” including Maths, Physics and Chemistry as mandatory subjects.

@ Candidates with FSc / equivalent qualification with the combination of Mathematics, Physics and Computer Studies / Computer Science can only apply for Software Engineering, Computer Engineering and BE Information Security.