BS Electrical Engineering Complete Guide 2023

BS Electrical Engineering is a 4 year degree program that concentrates on developing, conceptualizing and designing a economical and ethical usage of electrical energy.

The Bachelor of Science in electrical engineering degree program focuses on developing skills in transmission and distribution, electrical power generation, electrical wiring and tools design, and lighting systems of commercial, industrial and residential establishments.

Electrical engineering is now divided into a variety of different fields including computer engineering, systems engineering, photonics, electronics, instrumentation, power engineering, radio-frequency engineering, signal processing and telecommunications.

Majors Or Specializations Of BS Electrical Engineering

There are some majors of electrical engineering:

  • Signals and Systems

  • Electronics and Embedded Systems

  • Optics and Electromagnetic

  • Energy and Power Systems

  • Engineering Mathematics and Modeling

  • Electronic Principles

  • Circuit Theory

  • Applied Electrodynamics

  • Calculus for Physical Scientists

  • Technical Writing

  • Electromagnetism

  • Introduction to Robotics

  • Introduction to Programming

  • Electricity and Magnetism

  • Data Structures

  • Digital Logic Circuits

  • Digital Logic Circuits Lab

  • Introductory Circuits Lab

Specializations of Electrical Engineering:
  • Computer Engineering

  • Microelectronics

  • Electro physics

  • Power Systems

  • Control systems

  • Communication and Signal Processing System

  • Electromagnetic

  • Power Systems

There are also other electrical engineering specializations include Microsystems, optics and photonics, semiconductors, nanoelectronics, electro physics, signal and image processing, network systems, remote sensing and space systems, computer networking and circuits.

Duration And Credit Hours Of BS Electrical Engineering

It is a 4-year undergraduate degree program of full time study and divided into 8 total semesters.

Semester wise credit hours distribution
Semesters Credit hours
1st semester 18
2nd semester 18
3rd semester 19
4th semester 15
5th semester 16
6th semester 18
7th semester 16
8th semester 20
Total 135

Scope And Career Of BS Electrical Engineering

Electrical engineering has a good scope in national and international level. There is high demand for experienced electrical engineers because of the high population in Pakistan. There are various job opportunities for electrical engineers in Pakistan.

  • Acoustic Consultant

  • Aerospace Engineer

  • Broadcast Engineer

  • CAD Technician

  • Control and Instrumentation Engineer

  • Design Engineer

  • Electrical Engineer

  • Electronics Engineer

  • Electrical Technician

  • Hardware Engineer

  • Control Engineer

  • Test Engineer

  • Electrical Project Manager

  • Sustainability Engineer

  • Equipment Engineer

  • Senior Principal engineer

  • Lead Electrical Design Engineer

  • Electrical automation engineer

  • Senior Divisional Electrical Engineer

  • Electrical Engineering Director

  • Senior Electrical Engineer in ISRO

  • Chief Electrical Engineer

  • Electrical Engineering Manager

  • Electrical Project Engineer

  • Electrical Design Engineer

  • Control Systems Engineer

  • Power Electronics Engineer

Electrical Engineering majors may find employment in:

  • Engineering services Firms

  • Electric Power Generation Companies

  • Semiconductor Manufacturing Firms

  • Electro Medical Manufacturing Firms

  • Research and Development firms

There are following top companies of BS electrical engineering in Pakistan are:


  • National Logistic Cell NLC

  • NTDC



  • Oriental Trading Company

  • Man Energy Solutions

  • Elite Engineering and Construction

  • ICI Pakistan

  • Eeyron Technologies (PVT) Ltd

  • Mapia Services Private Limited

  • CNEEC Pakistan Engineering Co Ltd

  • Blue Sea Marine Electronics

  • Pakistan Engineering Private Limited

Salaries Of Electrical Engineers in Pakistan

The estimated salary of an electrical engineer in Pakistan starts from PKR 40,000 to 50,000 per month. With 1 to 4 year experience, the average salary starts from 100,000 to 400,000 in Pakistan.

Skills And Learning Outcomes Of BS Electrical Engineering

There are some important skills required for an electrical engineer.

  • Circuit design

  • Problem-solving

  • Industry skills

  • Pressure management

  • Teamwork

  • Creativity

  • Structural analysis

  • Communication skills

  • Apply linear systems theory and analysis

  • Develop electrical schematics

  • Data collection and analysis

  • Software and programming skills such as AutoDesk and Matlab

  • Knowledge of engineering methodologies

  • Leadership and project management skills

  • Build and operate computer systems

  • Prepare operational plans

  • Electronic tools maintenance

  • Direct construction activities

Learning Outcomes Of Electrical Engineering Program

  • Engineers will be able to apply written, verbal and graphical communication in broadly defined technical and non-technical fields.

  • They will be able to identify issues and use appropriate technical equipment.

  • They will also be able to conduct standard tests and measurements and to conduct, identify and illuminate the results.

  • They have an ability to develop and conduct appropriate experimentation, identify and interpret data by use of engineering techniques to draw conclusions.

  • An ability to gain and apply new knowledge as needed, using advanced strategies.

Syllabus And Courses Of BS Electrical Engineering

1st semester

Courses Credit hours
Applied Physics 4
Applied Calculus 3
Computing Fundamentals 4
Linear Circuit Analysis 4
Workshop Practice 1
Islamic Studies/Ethics 2

2nd semester

Differential Equations 3
Digital Logic Design 4
Electrical Network Analysis 4
Engineering Drawing and Graphics 2
Applied Chemistry 2
Object Oriented Program 3

3rd semester

Computer Organization 3
Applied Thermodynamics 3
Linear Algebra 3
Pakistan Studies 2
Functional English 2
Electronic Devices and Circuits 4
Engineering Drawing and CAD 2

4th semester

Power Engineering Fundamentals 3
Instrumentation and Measurements 4
Electromechanical System 4
Complex Analysis and Transform 2
Communication Skills 2

5th semester

Electromagnetic Field 3
Microprocessor and Microcontroller Based Systems 4
Signals and Systems 4
Technical Writing 2
Probability and Statistics for Engineers 3

6th semester

Communication Systems 4
Linear Control Systems 4
Power Systems Analysis 4
Engineering Entrepreneurship 3
Numerical Analysis 3

7th semester

Integrated Electronics 4
Senior Design Project - I 2
Renewable Energy Systems 3
Signal Processing 4
Engineering Project Management 3

8th semester

Power Electronics 4
Engineering Economics 3
Professional Ethics & Values 3
Smart Grid System Operations 3
Senior Design Project - II 4
Power distribution and utilization 3
Elective Courses of Electrical Engineering
Analog Integrated Circuits, Analysis and Design 4
Digital System Design 4
Power Electronics 4
VLSI Design 4
Microwave Engineering 4
Applied Optoelectronics 3
Industrial Electronics 4
Analog Filter Design 4
Real Time Embedded Systems 4
RF Electronics 3
Core Courses of Electrical Engineering
  • Digital Electronics

  • Digital Signal Processing

  • Digital System Design

  • Electromagnetic Compatibility

  • Electronic System Design

  • Industrial Electronics

  • Power Electronics

  • Solid State Devices

  • VLSI Design

Related Courses Of BS Electrical Engineering

  • BS Mechanical Engineering

  • BS Electronics

  • BS Electrical Engineering

  • BS Civil Engineering

  • BS Mechatronics Engineering

  • BS Chemical Engineering

  • BS Software Engineering

  • BS Computer Engineering

  • BS Petroleum Engineering

  • BS Solar Engineering

  • BS Wind Energy Engineering

  • BS Nanotechnology

  • BS Space Systems Engineering

  • BS Telecommunications engineering

  • BS Aerospace Engineering

  • BS Chemical Engineering

  • BS Electrical and Electronics Engineering

  • BS Petroleum Engineering

  • BS Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence

  • BS Robotics Engineering

  • BS Biochemical Engineering

Fee Structure Of BS Electrical Engineering

Some public and private universities fee structure for BS electrical engineering:

University Of Engineering and Technology, Lahore 128,000 per semester
University Of The Punjab 24,000 per semester
Bahauddin Zakariya University, Multan 64,400 per semester
Muhammad Nawaz Sharif University Of Engineering And Technologyn 77,500 per semester
Baluchistan University Of It and Management Sciences 76,000 per semester
The University Of Faisalabad 188,000 per semester
University Of Sargodha 88,400 per semester
Khawaja Fareed University Of Engineering and Information Technology 82,000 per semester
Information Technology University 215,000 per semester
Nfc Institute Of Engineering and Technology 132,000 per semester
University Of Engineering and Technology, Peshawar 52,000 per semester
University Of Engineering and Technology , Mardan 78,000 per semester

Further Courses After BS Electrical Engineering

There are following further courses which a student can join after completion of BS electrical engineering degree program.

  • MS Mechanical Engineering

  • MS Software Engineering

  • MS Computer Engineering

  • MS Petroleum Engineering

  • MS Electronics

  • MS Electrical Engineering

  • MS Civil Engineering

  • MS Mechatronics Engineering

  • MS Chemical Engineering

  • MS Solar Engineering

  • MS Wind Energy Engineering

  • MS Nanotechnology

  • MS Space Systems Engineering

  • MS Telecommunications Engineering

  • MS Aerospace Engineering

  • MS Electrical and Electronics Engineering

  • MS Petroleum Engineering

  • MS Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence

  • MS Robotics Engineering

  • MS Biochemical Engineering

  • MS Engineering Sciences

  • PhD in Electronics

  • PhD in Power system

  • PhD in Mechatronics engineering

  • PhD in Solar Engineering

  • PhD in Wind Energy Engineering

Admission Process And Eligibility Criteria Of BS Electrical Engineering

Students can apply online through the official website of the university by filling an application form along with all information and academic record.

Entry requirements
  • Students must have at least 60% marks in F.Sc. Pre-Engineering or ICS with Mathematics, Physics and Computer Science or A levels with Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry or DAE in Electrical/Electronic or equivalent qualification.

  • They also must have 50% marks in the entry test to apply in engineering universities.

Top Colleges And Universities In Pakistan Of BS Electrical Engineering

There are many public and private universities in Pakistan which are offering BS electrical engineering program. There are some top ranked engineering universities for electrical engineering are:

  • COMSATS University Islamabad (CUI)

  • National University of Sciences and Technology

  • University of Peshawar

  • Pakistan Institute of Engineering and Applied Sciences

  • University of Engineering and Technology, Taxila

  • Air University


  • Lahore University of Management and Sciences

  • Mehran University of Engineering and Technology

  • University Of Science and Technology

  • Government College University, Faisalabad

  • University Of Gujarat

  • Bahria University, Islamabad

  • Federal Urdu University Of Arts Science and Technology, Islamabad

  • Institute Of Space Technology, Islamabad

  • National University Of Modern Languages, Islamabad

  • Information Technology University, Lahore

  • University Of The Punjab

  • University Of Engineering and Technology, Lahore

  • Bahauddin Zakariya University, Multan

  • Lahore College For Women University

  • Khawaja Fareed University Of Engineering and Information Technology

  • The University Of Faisalabad