Rawalpindi, Pakistan: General Qamar Javed Bajwa, Chief of Army Staff (COAS) while inaugurating building of National University of Technology (NUTECH) here on Wednesday announced full support in building its future main campus on the outskirts of Rawalpindi which will accommodate 30,000-50,000 students.
After inauguration of the building, the Rector of University, Lieutenant General Khalid Asghar (Retired) briefed COAS about academic activities and strategic education plan of the university.
According to a press statement issued by the Inter Service Public Relations (ISPR), General Qamar Javed Bajwa lauded the role and hard work of NUTECH management in successful launch of the university in short span of two years and advised to maintain high standards of education at the university.
COAS also appreciated the concept of NUTECH being “University for Industry”. 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.
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.
What is NUTECH?
It is pertinent to mention that NUTECH is first ever chartered National Technology University of Pakistan created through an act of Parliament.
NUTECH is envisioned to be an internationally acclaimed university destined to produce national and international industry leaders of character in the coming years.
Being a technology inspired bastion of learning and scholarship, NUTECH is the first ‘University for Industry’ in the country. Its motto is “Leading to Progress and Excellence”. Among the many distinguished features the salient highlights of NUTECH are the technology driven innovative teaching, learning and industrial research based engineering education system, world class qualified faculty, curriculum of the level of world’s top ranking technology universities, strong Academia-Industry linkages as per best international practices, prevailing, emerging and new technologies based industrial research programs, ‘Outside Classroom’ learning opportunities, industrial leadership programs, technology based student communities, technology research groups based culture for the accumulation and creation of new knowledge frontiers, technology practice opportunities and technology research opportunities programs and technology for society programs.
NUTECH learning systems promote technology based knowledge ecosystem to inspire the youth as promising entrepreneurs of tomorrow. We are poised to introduce technology creators, developers and managers for the industrial enterprises of today and tomorrow.
Joining NUTECH as a student is like embarking on a journey of promising future yet sustainable in cherishing technological emblem. Team NUTECH is a scholarly enterprise imparting scholarly knowledge and nurturing versatility, confidence, leadership and uniqueness in diverse competing global technologies.
As hub of technology vision, NUTECH offers state-of-the-art application based Engineering programs in applied technologies with a blend of technology sciences, social sciences, arts and humanities.
NUTECH is an objective-oriented and industry-focussed university, committing to steer industry and transform national economy by opening new knowledge corridors for the society and humanity.
Through its unique NUTECH skills development framework (NSDF), the university is poised to transform the prevalent education standards of technology implementers and diploma associates and convert them into most productive workforce facilitating national industrial growth and prosperity for Pakistan.
NUTECH has planned impressive state-of-the-art and futuristic technology departments, labs, research centers etc and offers promising and impressive programs of engineering technology. We warmly welcome all who aspire to become part of NUTECH community as active members of “Technology Family” in Pakistan.