The Sindh University Engineering college Jamshoro was established in 1963 as a constituent college of the University of Sindh to provide adequate opportunity of engineering education to the people belonging to the interior of Sindh Province. According to the education policy of 1972, the government decided to upgrade the college to the level of University of Engineering & Technology after shifting it to Nawabshah.
QUEST (QUAID-E-AWAM University of Engineering, Science & Technology) is situated just outside the city of Nawabshah near airport and is spread over an area of 457 acres on both sides of the main Sakrand Road. Presently, it consists of three academic sectors. Sector-A houses the departments of Electrical Engineering, Computer Systems Engineering, Information Technology and Computer Science. Sector B houses the departments of Civil Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Basic Sciences & Related Studies, and Mathematics & Statistics. All the laboratories of Civil Engineering, Mechanical Engineering and Workshops are located at Sector-C. Whereas, the newly established department of English is located on the first floor of the old library building, adjacent to the newly constructed and fully equipped Data Center and Examination Branch located at ground floor near Sector-B.
The Central Library is located in between the multipurpose hall and the hostels. This beautiful, capacious building is fully equipped with all the basic facilities for students and is open for 7 days a week. The departments of Electronic Engineering, Energy & Environment Engineering are located near Sector A and C; whereas, the Telecommunication Engineering and Chemical Engineering departments are located near Mechanical Engineering workshops. The Administration Block is situated near Sector-C. All the stakeholders of the university, i.e., teachers, officers, employees and students have the facility of an express electricity feeder to work with full peace of mind with zero load shedding. There is a well-planned residential colony consisting of a substantial number of bungalows for the teachers and officers and quarters for employees. A constituent college, named Engineering College Larkano, was established at Larkano city in 2010. The Honourable Chief Minister, Sindh upgraded the college and declared it as QUEST Campus Larkano, vide a Notification No.SO(U)/U& B/QUEST/7-1/2018/211, dated 23-11-2018