Message for Postgraduate Students

It gives me great pleasure and honour to welcome you to the Directorate of Postgraduate Studies & Research (PGS&R). The students who choose to join us have an opportunity for a very exciting and rewarding academic and intellectual experience. The staffs at the PGS&R will always endeavourer to lay a foundation for life and career development to the incoming students and scholars. The postgraduate students could discover new areas of interest and develop personal confidence, competence, creativity and character. Students are provided with knowledge, skills and values which are necessary inputs for the success in a highly competitive and rapidly changing world and they learn to solve the complex engineering problems individually and as a team.

The postgraduate students learn:

  • How to write well?
  • How to speak well?
  • How to behave well?
  • How to live with others?
  • How to deal with other people?
  • How to solve complex engineering problems?

The Directorate initially offered Ph.D. and M. Phil program in various disciplines of Civil, Mechanical, Electrical, Computer Systems and Energy & Environment Engineering. In 2008, first batch of Master’s in Engineering (evening program) was registered in Construction Engineering & Management, Power Engineering and Manufacturing Engineering.

University has already awarded 29 PhD degrees up to June 2022 in different fields of studies. In addition, around 03 PhD and more than 100 candidates are expected to receive PhD and Master’s degrees respectively in various disciplines in the next convocation. At present, 123 PhD students are registered in 08 programs/fields offered at QUEST Nawabshah in various departments. Every department have highly qualified and skilled faculty members who have received PhD degree from developed countries like UK, USA, Australia, Germany, France, Netherlands, Spain, Sweden, Finland, China, Austria and Malaysia. Currently more than hundred faculty members are supervising and guiding the postgraduate students of the university.


Directorate of Postgraduate Studies and Research
  Prof. Dr. Muhammad Mujtaba Shaikh
Director IICT
  Prof. Dr. Abdul Qayoom Jakhrani
Director PGS
  Mr. Pir Riaz Ahmed
Assistant Director PGS


PhD Programs

• Civil Engineering
• Mechanical Engineering
• Energy and Environment Engineering
• Electrical Engineering
• Electronic Engineering
• Computer Systems Engineering
• Telecommunication Engineering
• Software Engineering
• Information Technology
• Mathematics

M.E Programs

.• Civil Engineering
• Power Engineering
• Computer Systems Engineering
• Computer Communication and Networks
• Communication Engineering
• Industrial Automation and Control
• Telecommunication System and Networks
• Software Engineering
• Construction Engineering & Management
• Structural Engineering
• Manufacturing Engineering
• Industrial Engineering & Management
• Environmental Engineering
• Energy Systems Engineering
• Civil Engineering (Larkano)
• Industrial Automation and Control (Larkano)

M.S Programs

• Information Technology
• Software Engineering
• Computer Science
• Data Science
• Mathematics

Online Application Form for Postgraduate Admission in 14th Batch of PhD and 24th Batch of ME/MS Programs
Last Date to Apply: 04-March-2024


Please read the following instructions before filling in the online application form.

1. All the applicants are advised to properly fill the online application form and upload all the required documents on or before due date otherwise the application form will not be considered for the pre-entry test.

2. Incomplete application form or if any document is missing/ fake/ tempered then the form will be rejected without any notice/information.

3. You must perform the following steps to complete your registration

  1. Click on the green button "Apply Online".
  2. Register yourself by clicking "New User Registration" Link.
  3. After Registration, login to your account by providing username (CNIC) and Password.
  4. Upload your latest picture.
  5. Complete your profile.
  6. Download Bank Challan and pay in NBP QUEST Engineering University Branch.
  7. Upload Paid Bank Challan from your account.
  8. Upload all required documents.

After submitting the application form and the above mentioned documents please wait for the further instructions.

Note: Keep visiting QUEST website regularly for further announcements.


Documents required for PhD Program

  1. Marks sheets of all terms/semester or transcript of ME/MS/M.Phil.
  2. Pass certificate of ME/MS/M.Phil.
  3. Degree of ME/MS/M.Phil.

Documents required for ME/MS Program

  1. Marks sheets of all terms/semester or transcript of BE/BS
  2. Pass certificate of BE/BS
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