Software Engineering degree Program was started in 2002.
Initially, it was setup in Electrical Engineering Department and
classes were conducted for evening session only. In the mean
time, the construction of separate building for department
worth Rs. 40 million with funding from HEC (Higher Education
Commission) was completed in year 2006. Building comprises
seven class rooms, nine labs, one girl’s common room, two
examination halls and twenty offices. Department has
laboratories with sufficient hardware and software facilities.
Each lab is equipped with thirty PCs. The labs are networked
and the department has wireless network coverage as well.
Software engineering department organizes different
events to encourage student’s participation and groom their
technical as well as non technical skills. The events that have
been arranged so far are; programming exhibition (Term
projects exhibition in JAVA, C# etc), Database exhibitions,
annual students day, seminars and workshops related to
Software Engineering topics.
Placement Bureau & Industrial
Liaison Office at Software
A placement bureau has been established by the
department to facilitate the placement of students in
the industry. The Bureau communicates with public
and private sector organizations and broadcast
opportunities among the students. Interview
arrangements are also made to facilitate employers.
Industrial liaison officer has been designated at
departmental level who co-ordinates the process
of internships for students and hence serves the
purpose of industry-university linkage.
Societies are developed in order to bring out potential qualities of students and enhance their
skills. The major objective of these societies is to
develop strong interaction among the students and
faculty in their corresponding field of interests.
Domain of software development is touching
new heights for the past few years and software
technologies are rapidly being developed and
become obsure within months. There is every need
to keep an eye on changing trends in the field of
Software Engineering. For the above stated purpose
a society has been established in the Department of
Software engineering named SOFTDESK. The major
achievement of SOFTDESK is to organize UET Taxila
Olympiad at National leve where universites from aal
over Pakistan participates every year.
Society Advisor: Engr. Ali Javed
Society for Extra-Mural Activities
It has been the tradition of Software Department to
arrange the Annual Student Day since 2007. Society
provides the students a platform to exhibit their
co-curricular and extracurricular talent. It organizes
competations of different categories like drama,
signing, gaming and technical quizzes extra.
Society Advisor: Engr. Fahad Khan
Mobile Application Development Wing
This society arranges seminars, workshops, trainings
in the area of Mobile Application Development
Society Advisor: Engr. Ali Javed, Mr. Nadeem
This society arranges trips to different parts of
Society Advisor: Engr. Mubashir Ayub
Faculty of Telecommunication and Information Engineering
Department of Software Engineering
University of Engineering and Technology, Taxila