|To generate knowledge for global competitive advantage and become a leading world class research University.|
|To play a leading role as a University of Engineering and Technology in teaching, research, innovation and commercialization that is internationally relevant and has a direct bearing on national industrial, technological and socio-economic development.|
For the accomplishment of its mission the University is guided by the following core values:-
The university aspires to be the regional leader and wishes to improve its ranking from top 300 Engineering Universities of the world to top 100 universities of the world.
i. Enhancing Students Enrollments
To meet the growing need for engineering graduates in the country, UET plans to strengthen / expand its activities without compromising on quality. To this end major objectives/focus areas of the university are:
ii. Faculty Expansion and Development
iii. Expansion / Consolidation of Campuses
iv. Internationalization of UET
Following Measures are envisaged in this regard: -
* Split Ph.D. programmes with foreign institutes shall be promoted.
* Induction of overseas students will be enhanced 1000 students and better hostel facilities will be provided to them.
* International collaboration by various departments and research centres shall be expanded on similar lines as by Alkhawarzimi Institute of Computer science with MIT, Harvard, SISCO, Cavium etc.
* Leading departments of UET shall be facilitated in getting ABET accreditation.
v. Improving World Ranking
All out efforts shall be made to further improve UET’s position in world ranking. For this purpose following measures shall be adopted: -
University shall be given a, multi disciplinary dimension by expanding Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, School of Architecture & Planning, Institute of Business & Management and Technology Programmes.
Number of Ph.D. teachers shall be increased.
Number of Research Publications in abstracted international journals shall be increased.
vi. Ensuring Financial Sustainability
Over the last two years it has been experienced that the government/HEC is finding it difficult to honour its commitment of Grant in Aid and PSDP allocation to the universities. It has therefore, become imperative to enhance university’s income from own resources. To this end following measures are proposed to be initiated: -