• More than Twenty two thousand (22000) male and female students have benefited from CECOS Educational Institutions. The Government agencies and departments, non-governmental organizations and commercial organizations have employed majority of them. Others have found suitable job opportunities in foreign countries. More than 3000 students are currently studying in different disciplines as full time students. CECOS provides the continuing education and essential modern skill development facilities for working adults in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa.
  • It has emerged as a major employer in the area with over 250 employees, working full time or part time, as an equal opportunity employer without any discrimination of color, race or religion. Some have been serving CECOS with job satisfaction for more than thirty nine (30) years. The administrative and managerial staff is well experienced, committed to careful expansion and loyal to the institutional development of CECOS.
  • Starting from a rental office, it has developed its assets as buildings and equipment worth multi-millions.
  • CECOS has been providing merit scholarships to students of its Educational Institutions and financial assistance to economically less fortunate admission seekers.
  • Reputed overseas organizations have approached for joint ventures or limited partnership with CECOS in the field of Information Technology.
  • CECOS has been granted Charter by the Government of NWFP (now KPK) for establishment of CECOS University in 2001.
  • CECOS has been selected for establishing a CISCO Networking Academy, the only one in KPK, by Federal Ministry of Science & Technology (MoST).
  • The Computer Science, Software Engineering and Telecommunication Systems Programs of CECOS University have been accredited by Higher Education Commission (HEC) and National Computing Education Accreditation Council (NCEAC).
  • The department is also offering Master of Science Program in Computer Science and is planning to start PhD in Computer Science Program (NOC from HEC has already been obtained).
  • The Higher Education Commission, Islamabad, based upon their assessment with regard to academic studies, infrastructure facilities, conducive learning environment and other factor involving curricular & co-curricular activities, rated CECOS University as W3 /W*** Category University (upgraded from W category to W3 Category, against the highest W4/W**** category).
  • CECOS is the pioneer private sector university which has set up an “Industrial Liaison Center” at Hayatabad for the practical “field oriented” training of the Engineering graduates of the province.
  • CECOS University has a highly qualified and dynamic faculty including foreign qualified PhDs and MS Degree Holders.
  • CECOS has been actively participating in Research and Development where many research papers by the faculty and students have been published in internationally recognized journals.
  • The University has also established an Office of Research, Innovation & Commercialization (ORIC) and Quality Assurance / Enhancement Cell headed by a Ph.D Doctor to promote Research & Development and to ensure that the Research Papers are published by the faculty members on regular basis. This will also help the students in their Research Projects, publication of University Research Journals and News Letters. It will also keep liaison with different industries and firms for the students’ internship and their job placement.
  • CECOS University has signed MoUs with the following Universities / Institutions for the academic collaboration with them:
    • Sichuan University of Science and Technology, China.
    • International Islamic University, Malaysia.
    • Kangwan National University (KNU), Chuncheon, Ganwon, South Korea.
    • Eastern Mediterranean University (EMU), Gazi Magusa, North Cyprus.
    • Pamukkale University, Denizu, Turkey.
    • University of Jerash, Jordan.
    • University of Ziguinchor, Senegal.
    • Discrete Event System Laboratory, Electrical and Computer Engineering, Department, New Jersey USA.
    • COMSATS Institute of Information Technology (CIIT), Islamabad.
    • Riphah International University, Islamabad.
    • Indus Institute of Higher Education, Karachi.
  • University Advancement cell and CECOS Alumni Association “CECOSIANS” have been established to bridge the gap between CECOS and the Alumni. This will further the cause of CECOS Educational Institutions with community participation.
  • Placement Bureau has been established to bridge the gap between CECOS, Industry and the Alumni. Also, Tech Entrepreneur Center provides an opportunity to students in initiating their own start-ups and CECOS Resources are provided in order to support them.