About App-UP 2022

App-UP 2022 (Inter-University Mobile Applications Development Competition), aims to inspire talented students and developers across the Pakistani universities to create seamless, smart, and innovative applications, and explore the future of digital intelligence. It will provide students a platform to showcase their talent and represent their universities in a best form.

Who Should Apply?

Students across the universities of Pakistani are invited to compete in App-Up 2022. Students can take part individual or in teams of up to three members.

Eligibility Criteria

  • A team should consist of maximum 3 and minimum 1 student.
  • Participants must be enrolled in any recognized University.
  • 3.1 Bonus Points Criteria

  • Use of database will lead to bonus marks.
  • Use of firebase authentication will lead to bonus marks.
  • Additional, but relevant functionality will be rewarded bonus marks.
  • 3.2 Technical Requirements

    Allowed Technologies:
  • Flutter
  • Andriod (Java/Kotlin)
  • IOS (Objective C, Swift)
  • Hybrid (React Native, lonics, Xamarin).

  • 3.3 Rules and Regulations

  • There is no bonus for completing the task first.
  • Participants must bring their own laptops and internet devices.
  • Participants should install all the dependencies for their selected language/platform beforehand.
  • Internet connections will be provided by the organizers. However, participants can also bring their own internet devices to avoid inconvenience.
  • Use of Internet is allowed but for reference purpose only. Participants will be disqualified if fount copying their prior work.
  • Participants of each platform will be given same scenario.
  • Once the competition starts no participant can leave the room. If any participant leaves, he/she cannot continue the competition.
  • The decision of judges will be final and cannot be challenged.
  • Participants must bring their College/Institute/University ID card and event pass with them.
  • Students suspected of cheating will be disqualified.
  • No time or resource will be granted in case of hardware/software crashes.
  • Participants should have backup plan in case any such thing happens.
  • All the participants and guest will be awarded e-certificates
  • Top three teams will be awarded shields.
  • Participation is free of cost.

  • Event Advisors

    Prof. Dr. Tariq Rahim Soomro
    Rector IoBM & Dean CCSIS IoBM, Karachi

    Mr. Fahad Sikandar
    Founder & CEO MobiTising

    Mr. Muhammad Hussain
    CEO, Boundless Technology (Pvt) Ltd.

    Dr. Mazhar Abro
    Benazir Bhutto Shaheed University Lyari, Karachi

    Dr. Abdullah Lakhan
    Dawood University Of Engineering & Technology Karachi

    Dr. Farah Deeba Memon
    Hamdard University, Karachi

    Dr. Saifullah
    Bahria University Karachi Campus

    Mr. Parkash Lohana
    Usman Institute of Technology, Karachi

    Event Organizers

    Prof. Dr. Asad Ali Shaikh
    Dean, FCS, ILMA University

    Syed Kashif Rafi

    Ms. Abida
    Lecturer FST Department

    Dr. Wazir Ali
    HoTD, Computer Science

    Mr. Kamlesh Narwani
    Coordinator, FST Department

    Event Plan

    Last date of application submissions

    05 June 2022

    Pre-evaluation session

    15 June 2022

    Final Presentation (Shortlisted teams)

    18 June 2022