The IEEE Karachi Section is located in IEEE (Asia & Pacific) History named as IEEE Asia-Pacific Region. It was formed as Sub-Section on 22 May 1978, and later on upgraded to Section on 17 July 1982. It is one of the three Sections in Pakistan – Lahore, Karachi and Islamabad. Pakistan also have a sub-section at Peshawar as well. IEEE Karachi Section is located in the Southern part of Pakistan and comprises of two Provinces namely, Sindh and Balochistan.
The IEEE Karachi Section also have Chapters of Computer Society, Communications Society and a Joint Chapter of Control Society with IEEE Islamabad Section and Affinity Group of IEEE GOLD (Graduates of Last Decade). IEEE Karachi Section have 28 student entities’ which includes 18 ‘, 5 IEEE Women in Engineering (WIE) Affinity Groups, 4 IEEE Student Chapters and IEEE GINI Project in the cities of Karachi, Jamshoro, Sukkur, Nawabshah and Quetta.