STUDENT SOCIETIES

Student Societies

The Webmasters

TheWebMasters™ is a team of highly talented students, whose primary function is the continual maintenance and enhancement of the NUCES FAST Karachi campus website www.khi.nu.edu.pk. This student committee also conducts seminars, workshops and competitions in the areas of web development, website & graphic design, and open source technology. The team comprises hand picked individuals from the fields of Web Development, Web Designing, Content Writing and Animation.

ACM-NUCES, Karachi

ACM-NUCES Student Chapter has a rich legacy of organizing and hosting international, national and local competitions in the fields of software project, software quiz, programming and gaming. In doing so, it has received participants from most countries in the region, and from all major educational institutions in Pakistan. The successful holding and completion of these events has only added to the growing fame of NUCES-ACM as being the premier ACM Chapter in the country.

IEEE-NUCES, Karachi

IEEE is the world’s largest professional association dedicated to advancing technological innovation and excellence for the benefit of humanity. IEEE and its members inspire a global community through IEEE’s highly cited publications, conferences, technology standards, and professional and educational activities.

The Litrary Club

The Literary Club was started with the purpose of nurturing the growth of arts & literature at FAST. It is one of the most active student societies at the campus. TLC’s remarkable annual events include Xpressions – A sketching & painting competition, Agha Hasan Abedi Memorial Declamation Contest – an inter-university declamation competition, Zauq – an intra-university arts festival & an annual dramatics competition. Apart from this TLC is also involved in celebrating national holidays, organizing regular public speaking events like MUNs and Parliamentary Debates & publishing an annual student magazine called “localhost”. The vision of TLC is to turn the scientists of FAST into visionaries; because only true visionaries are able to say that “Code is poetry” and “Science is art”.

Media And Publication

Media and Publications society (MAPS) is one of the oldest student society of FAST-NUCES Karachi Campus. It played a vital role in promoting FAST-NUCES and its events from last 26 years. MAPS gives opportunity to bring out the creativity from the technical minds of this university. This year it will be publishing the 25th edition of Online Magazine and launching the first Online Radio of FAST-NUCES. MAPS is the official merchandise of FAST-NUCES. It organize various seminars and workshops related to media and publication for the students. The photography department of this society along with the Content department covers all the events of FAST which helps to develop photographic and writing skills among the students.

MAPS is the only society that has its Official magazine named as Online Magazine which showcases the intellect and thoughts of FASTians. The picture day that is conducted under the MAPS serves as the memory board by saving the memories of all the members of the societies at FAST.

Sportics

Sportics is, without a shadow of a doubt, one of the most popular and energetic societies in FAST. It organizes sport events which include indoor games like Chess, Checkers and Table Tennis and outdoor games like Throw ball, Volleyball and Basketball. Sportics has the credit of hosting the FIRST ever inter-university tournament for throw ball, volley ball, foot ball and cricket at FAST called Unilympics! Sportics has the mission to keep the sports-man spirit alive in all the FASTian geeks!

Procom.Net

The biggest event of the year. PROCOM.net, an all-Pakistan programming, engineering and business competition is a step towards further enforcing the commitment of NUCES (National University of Computer & Emerging Sciences) for the development of Information Technology and Engineering Science fields in Pakistan.

DRAMATICS AND EXTRA CO-CURRICULAR SOCIETY

The biggest event of the year. PROCOM.net, an all-Pakistan programming, engineering and business competition is a step towards further enforcing the commitment of NUCES (National University of Computer & Emerging Sciences) for the development of Information Technology and Engineering Science fields in Pakistan.