Dr. A. Q. Khan Institute of Computer Sciences and Information Technology (KICSIT), Kahuta was approved and inaugurated in November 2000 by none other than Dr. A. Q. Khan himself, the founder and then chairman of KRL.
Initially, KICSIT offered Bachelor of Computer Science (BSCS) program in affiliation with Gomal University, D I Khan. Later in 2001, 4-year Bachelor of Engineering in Information Technology (BEIT) programme was started in affiliation with University of Engineering and Technology (UET), Taxila. Since Spring 2013 BEIT has been converted into BSIT (Bachelor of Science in Information Technology) which is approved by National Computing Education Accreditations Council (NCEAC). BSIT is run in affiliation with UET Taxila. Currently BSIT program has been converted into BSCS, Bachelors of Sciences in Computer Science in affiliation with UET Taxila. KICSIT is also offering BSCE Bachelors of Sciences in Computer Engineering program in affiliation with UET Taxila. BSCE is accredited with PEC Pakistan Engineering Council.
In view of its ever-growing strength and scope, substantial steps are being taken to make it well-equipped with state of the art paraphernalia. It is worth-mentioning here that the new and full-fledged campus of KICSIT is under construction in the midst of lush green and scenic hills of Kahuta. With the accomplishment of such an extensive complex, spread over an area of 185 kanals, would definitely give an added name and distinction to the institution.
Nonetheless, the present structure and system provide the students with the most conducive environment in terms of regularity, punctuality and facilities. The students are provided with air-conditioned class rooms, equipped with projectors, multimedia facilities. Broad band DSL internet facility on LAN is provided in all labs equipped with P4 computers.
The bottom line approach of KICSIT is perfection and professionalism.