The National University of Computer & Emerging Sciences has the honor of being the first multi-campus private sector university set up under the Federal Charter granted by Ordinance No.XXIII of 2000, dated July 01, 2000.
 

These institutes, individually as well as collectively, have established leadership position due to the splendid vision of an enlightened management and tireless efforts of a highly qualified faculty. Over the years FAST has become the hallmark of excellence in academic arena, domestic market and international community
 
The sponsoring body of the University – the Foundation for Advancement of Science and Technology (FAST) was established in 1980. It is registered with the Government of Pakistan as a charitable institution. In 1985, it selected higher education as a vehicle to pursue its objective of producing scientists and technologists of the highest caliber. FAST pioneered the development of IT industry in Pakistan by offering the country’s first undergraduate program in Computer Science. Today, this University, sponsored by FAST, stands recognized as the leader and trend-setter in this field in Pakistan and abroad.
 
Rector                      : Prof. Dr. M. Ayub Alvi
Director (Lahore)     : Prof. Dr. Hamid Hassan
Postal Address        : Block-B, Faisal Town, Lahore
Telephone                : 111 128 128 or (042) 516 5680-83
Fax                           : (042) 516 5232
Internet                     : http://www.nu.edu.pk
e-Mail                        : info@nu.edu.pk