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1,976 students graduate at 24th NED convocation

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STAFF REPORT ISB: As many as 1,976 students have been awarded degrees at the 24th convocation of the NED University of Engineering and Technology. The ceremony was held at the main campus of the university in which 1,439 undergraduate students in 23 disciplines received Bachelor’s degrees and 535 postgraduate students in 21 disciplines were awarded Master’s degrees. Two doctorate degrees were conferred on two assistant professors, namely Dr Amir Zeb of the electronic engineering…Read More

NED students organise robot design contest

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STAFF REPORT KHI: Under the umbrella of SENTEC, NED University has recently organized a mega event with a unique theme "All Pakistan Robot Design Competition, Project Exhibition, Quiz Competition and Gaming Competition". The event was attended by Professors, officials and students from all engineering universities and engineering institutes of Pakistan invited to participate actively and prove their technical skills and come up with great ideas to enhance the industry. The main…Read More

NED varsity to be Pakistans first green campus

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STAFF REPORT KHI: The NED University of Engineering and Technology is set to launch a project approved under the annual development programme to become Pakistan’s first green campus. According to university officials, the government is likely to release Rs200 million fund for the Dr Ishratul Ibad Green Campus Initiative soon. "We have already got solar lights on one of our streets but this project will cover the entire university that will have energy efficient lights. Old CRT…Read More

Siemens students info session at NED varsity

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article image STAFF REPORT KHI: Siemens has recently held an information session at the NED University Karachi as part of a series of university visits across Pakistan to challenge the region’s brightest young minds to develop real-world solutions to real-world challenges as part of its Student Award 2013 competition.The event was attended by a large number of students and faculty members. Guenter Zwickl, MD and CEO Siemens Pakistan, Prof. Dr. Muzaffar Mehmood, Pro Vice Chancellor NED, and M.N. Arslan, Head…Read More

NED, Indus Motors to ease traffic congestion

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article image STAFF REPORT KHI: Students from the NED University of Engineering and Technology’s Urban and Infrastructure Engineering Department will conduct research to ascertain the level of traffic congestion in the city and quantification of its cost.The Toyota Research on Traffic Congestion (TRTC) project is the first of its kind on this critical issue, which is affecting the people belonging to all walks of life, is being launched in collaboration with the Indus Motor Company.Chief guest, NED…Read More

NED students launch formula car

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article image STAFF REPORT KHI: The students of NED University of Engineering and Technology have recently held a show for the launch of Pakistan’s first formula-style car as part of the Formula SAE Competition.The Formula SAE (Society of Automotive Engineering) is an international competition between engineering students involving the design, construction and dynamic testing of an open-wheel race-car. The NED University is the first engineering institute in the country to have introduced automotive…Read More

Nokia, Unesco ink deal for NED application

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article image STAFF REPORT IBD: Nokia and UNESCO have launched a project "Mobile Learning Project for Teachers’ Professional Development". Under this initiative, both UNESCO and Nokia are joining hands, where Nokia is providing its mobile phones and application "Nokia Education Delivery (NED) for UNESCO’s project on use of ICT for professional development of public school teachers’ in remote areas, says a press release issued here last week.Since 2011 NED has turned into an open source…Read More