I am extremely excited to welcome you at DHA Suffa University – DSU – offering competitive programs in Engineering, Computer Science, Social Sciences and Business Studies. In our nineth year of operation, DSU has become the choice of thousands in Southern region of Pakistan. Catering to all segments of society, this University welcomes applicants from all strata of life, irrespective of their class or standing in society. Thanks to the unwavering support extended by Defence Housing Authority – Karachi, DSU has gained immense popularity amongst the masses.
DSU has hosted learned faculty members from all parts of the globe, forming a formidable team of professional teachers in each department. DSU manifests its core values of diversity, learning and discovery by providing its students access as well as exposure to these internationally qualified faculty members as mentors. DSU has also cultivated dynamic links with international institutions to extend the geographical learning canvas for our students. Our vision of internationalization has now partnered us with universities in UK, Canada, Germany, Malaysia, Turkey and China. By joining this international community through such alliances, we are now striving to become one of the leaders in the scientific and business education domain in this part of the world.
DSU also offers a solid computing experience through a formidable on-campus IT infrastructure hosting a state-of-the-art data center and communication networks which are supporting all aspects of learning, education, business operations, seamless communication, asset and information security and much more with greater reliability and quality assurance. Not to mention, deployment of one of the most advanced and modern laboratory infrastructures that is second to none in this region of Pakistan. Students are therefore promised unparalleled learning and fulfillment in joining the DSU community.
As the world evolves under the new menace of the COVID pandemic, DSU has already deployed all the necessary protocols and means to safeguard the lives of its students and staff. Moving along with the directives of the relevant authorities, DSU has adopted and specialized in all modes of learning suiting the restrictions of the enforced lockdowns in the region. Therefore, diverse modes of teaching, learning and assessment through the IT support have made it possible for DSU community to go about its business since February 2020 when the first pandemic wave hit Pakistan. It would not have been possible without strictly enforcing and practicing the guidelines of the COVID SOPs.
Let me say, we take pride in being able to flourish as an institution regardless of the pandemic. So, I welcome you all here at DSU where you will find our team eager to inspire you so that you can channel your interests and passions towards promising future pathways. I also pray that you are inspired enough to become one of our emerging future leaders and professionals of Pakistan.
Engr. Prof. Dr. Johar Khurshid Farooqi
Dean, Engineering and Applied Sciences
DHA Suffa University