April 30, 2019
A memorandum of understanding (MOU) signing ceremony was held at National University of Technology (NUTECH) on 30th April 2019. NUTECH signed MOU with Haier group, Kohinoor textile mills, Hashoo foundation and Pakistan aeronautical complex, Kamra. Collaboration with these organizations will benefit NUTECH students' in terms of learning IT education with hands on experience in industry related projects, getting quality education in textile sector, increase learning in hospitality management courses and gaining learning experience in future research centre of emerging technologies.
April 26, 2019
Mr Chaudhry Fawad Hussain, Minister of Science and Technology (MOST) visited NUTECH on 26th April, 2019. The Rector Lieutenant General Khalid Asghar (Retd) and team of NUTECH welcomed the honourable guest. He was briefed on NUTECH concept, vision, mission, objectives and education methodology. Rector highlighted the needs of our industry and roadmap on how NUTECH aims to fulfill these needs.The Minister assured cooperation of the government in establishing sub campus of the university and reiterated sending more Pakistani students abroad for higher studies.The Minister, after the briefing,visited the NUTECH campus and inaugurated the Youth Parliament office at NUTECH. Later, he addressed the faculty, support staff and students of NUTECH. He also graced the occasion as chief guest in the Aaj news channel TV program "Sawal hai Pakistan Ka" recorded in the university.
April 26, 2019
Dr. Steven Mckee advisor of Pakistan education task force and NAVTTC representative visited NUTECH on 26th April 2019. Registrar gave briefing on NUTECH aims, education system, objectives and university's international industrial collaborations. After the briefing and discussions, the delegates visited different academic blocks of the university and CTTI labs. Dr. Steven Mckee appreciated NUTECH structure and its vision that focuses on capacity building by creating an innovative set-up in high-tech fields to meet future industry needs.
April 26, 2019
Recording of a TV show "Sawal hai Pakistan Ka" for Aaj news channel on the topic "Importance of technology education in Pakistan" was held at NUTECH on 26th April, 2019. Mr. Chaudhry Faward Hussain, Minister of Science and Technology (MOST) graced the occasion as a chief guest. Speaking to NUTECH students and staff, the Minister said "We are going to change the scope of science and technology and the present government is committed to achieve the targets".This show "Sawal hai Pakistan Ka" will be telecasted on 5 May 2019 on Aaj News.
April 24, 2019
Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa inaugurated the National University of Technology (NUTECH) on 24 April, 2019. The Rector, Lieutenant General Khalid Asghar (Retd) welcomed COAS and all members of Board of Governors. Rector briefed the guests about academic activities and strategic education plan of the university. General Qamar Javed Bajwa lauded the role and hardwork of NUTECH management in successful launch of university in short span of two years and advised to maintain high standards of education at the university. He also appreciated the concept of NUTECH being "University for Industry" and its approach to combine 3Hs- Heads, Hearts and Hands in its education system. As NUTECH envisions to create leaders of character for industry and skilled workforce for economic development of Pakistan, COAS appreciated effective creation of university-industry linkages and emphasized the role of all BOG members in effective policy making and provision of guidelines to NUTECH in implementation of its envisioned programs and enabling it to function administratively and financially. He assured full support to NUTECH in building its future main campus on the outskirts of Rawalpindi/ Islamabad which will accommodate 30,000-50,000 students. General Bajwa also thanked FWO for financial support in establishing initial campus for NUTECH within CTTI premises in I-12 Sector Islamabad.
April 03, 2019
Provincial minister of Punjab for higher education, Mr. Yasir Sarfraz visited NUTECH on 3rd April 2019. He was briefed on NUTECH concept, vision, mission, objectives and education methodology. Rector highlighted the needs of our industry and explained, to the honorable guest, a roadmap how NUTECH aims to fulfill these needs. He also had a detailed visit of labs, classes and campus. At the end, Rector presented commemorative shield to the worthy guest.