Frequently Asked Questions

Library Department

You can check for materials in the Library using our online catalogue library home page (www.nu.insigniails.com) which offers a quick way to search library collections and is ideal for quickly locating library material.
GAll members (faculty, staff and students) of the University are welcome to use the Library.
    Main Campus Timing
  • Monday to Friday 8:00 am - 04:00 pm
  • Friday: 8:00 am – 1: 00 pm - 02: 00 pm – 04: 00 pm
  • Saturday & Sunday Off
  • City Campus Timing
  • Monday to Friday 01:00 pm -09:00 pm
  • Friday: 9:00 am – 09: 00 pm
  • Sunday Off
One way to determine which database to search is to check out HEC - National Digital Library These databases will recommend the best to start your research in your particular subject area. To see a more comprehensive list of library resources, click on the link library home page (www.nu.insigniails.com). This will provide a list of all the subscribed library resources. If you need more help, visit the Library Services Desk, or connect with us via email lib.khi@nu.edu.pk.
If you are a student, staff, or faculty member, the library should be able to get requirements. The quickest and easiest way is to use the link library home page (www.nu.insigniails.com). You can also email lib.khi@nu.edu.pk. The other option is Interlibrary Loan. Login with your library NU ID and make a request Interlibrary Loan can also be used to request books, reports & thesis available in other campuses.
Yes, online journals and subscribed databases from off-campus can be used. Tutorials are available
  • https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sy3k-Z84zsU (VPN access for windows 8 & 10)
  • https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1x17XVjMMtU&t=34s (How to use Library OPAC)
However, there is some content for off-campus users, will only appear if you are logged in. Pearson e-library is one example https://elibrary.in.pearson.com/login For more information on using online resources from off-campus including troubleshooting tips, visit the Library Services Desk, or connect with us via email lib.khi@nu.edu.pk
Unbound periodicals and non-barcoded items do not circulate. Reference books, bound periodical volumes, and other non-circulating materials may only be borrowed after obtaining special permission from the Library Help Desk.
The Library has collection of CD`s, but it can only be used in the premises of the library.
If you need a reserve book that is currently checked out, a member will get auto alerts when the item becomes available. You may request this service at the Circulation Desk.

IT Department

IT Department will reset the password through Active Directory.
IT Department will add them in the desired group.
IT Department will create ID on Active Directory.
IT Department will change the password.
IT Department gives access on the internet through their active directory login ID.
IT Department will facilitate them by resetting their password.
IT Department will provide them short training on numail drive.
IT Department will reset the password.
When the IT Department is configuring a computer for deployment (or re-deployment), IT Department installs a suite of software that most users will need. For Windows 7 machines, this includes:
  • Microsoft Office
  • Symantec Antivirus
  • Adobe Reader
  • Microsoft Visual Studio
  • naconda
  • Oracle database 11g
  • Google Chrome
  • Mozilla Firefox
  • WinSCP
  • Putty
  • Winrar
  • Notepad++
If you require a certain software. You will require permission.
If any one required dual boot. IT Department will assist them.
IT Department will be able to provide technical advice.
IT Department will disconnect the laptop from the network and provide technical assistance.
IT Department requires permission from event heads to allow them.

Administration Department

Students are requested to come through proper channels, the faculty heads and officer student affairs will help them initiate the process and take the access approval of resources.
The transport office will take care of the respective matter.
By visiting the transport office.
The official timings are from 8:00 am to 4:00pm
No Friday is a normal day following routine.
Kindly refer to the Dress Code Policy.
The case is to be reported directly in the “Front Office”
The canteen committee head should be informed or approached.
All Faculty and Managerial Staff members or Director or Manager Administration, Manager Academics and respective departmental Heads may be contacted.
They should be catered via Admin Officer, Manager Admin and Director.
Smoking is prohibited within the Campus premises.
Not particularly, they are supposed to be parked outside.

Accounts Department

  1. Collection of Pay orders for (New Admission)
  2. Financial Aid Loan Recovery
  3. Transcript Fee
  4. Library Lost Books
  5. Library Fine
  6. Disciplinary Fine
  7. Duplicate ID Card Fine
  8. Degree Verification Fee
  9. Late Exam Fee
  10. Convocation Fee
  11. Student Transport Fee
  12. Late Fee
  13. Other Income
  1. Financial Aid
  2. Fee Payable
  3. Fee Receivable