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NUST institute of Civil Engineering (NICE)
Dr. Syed Muhammad Jamil

National University of Sciences and Technology (NUST)
H12, Islamabad.
Tel : 051-90854003

Geotechnical Engineering

PhD (Geotechnical Engineering,University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, USA), MS (Geotechnical Engineering) Pakistan.

BE Civil Engineering from Military College of Engineering, Risalpur in 1982, MSc and PhD (Geotechnical) from University of Illinois, Urbana Champaign IL, USA in 1989 and 1992 respectively. Remained Instructor Class C from 1984 to 1986 and then as Instructor Class A from 1994 to 2000 at Military College of Engineering, Risalpur. From 2000 to 2006 performed as Chief Consultant (Civil) and then as Director Designed and Consultancy, E-in-C, Branch GHQ from 2000 to 2008. Joined NUST in 2008 and presently serving as Dean School of Civil and Environmental Engineering(SCEE), NUST.


  • Mr. Wali Syed  Zeeshan (2011)“Study of Plate Size and Soils Structures Interaction (SSI) MS thesis NUST.

  • Mr. Nawab Ali s (2010)“Geotechnical Evaluation of Seepage Remedial Measures at Khanpur Dam” MS thesis NUST.

  • Mr. Faisal Malik (2010) “Assessment of Engineering and Material Properties of Coarse Aggregate from different Quarry sites of Pakistan and Establish Economical Impact” MS thesis NUST.

  • Mr. Gauhar Sabeh (2010)“Evaluation of Engineering Behavior of Various Sand Deposits in Pakistan” MS thesis NUST.

  • Mr. Naeem Akhtar (1999) “ Soil Feasibility for Inundation” MS thesis Military College of Engineering NUST.

  • Mr. Mirza Munawar (1999-2000) “ Comparative Study of Bearing” Capacity MS thesis Military College of Engineering NUST.

  • Mr. Zafar Aman (1999)“A Comparative Study of Bearing Capacity from plate Load Test and Bearing Capacity Equation for Predominantly Cohesive Soils” MS thesis Military College of Engineering NUST.

  • Mr. Abdul Waheed (2000) “Use of Best Suited/ Economical Combination of Waste Polythene, Cement and Sand for Compacted Clay Liner in Arid/Semi-Arid Region MS thesis Military College of Engineering NUST.

  • Mr. Syed Javed Hussain (2000) “Comparative Study of Interpreted Ultimate Loads of Piles from Pile Load Test Data Using Different Methods of Interpretation and Predicted Loads Using Soil Exploration Reports MS thesis Military College of Engineering NUST.

  • ​Guhar Sabeh, S.M.Jamil, "Effects of Gradation of Various Sand Deposits of Pakistan on Strength of Hardened Concrete", Third International Conference on Geotechnique, Construction Materials & Environment Kuala Lumpur Malaysia.

  • Irfan.,M, Jamil,S.M., Khurshid,M.B, "Forensic Analysis of Premature Pavement Failure" 3rd Middle East Regional Congress& Exhibition Manama , Kingdom of Bahrain

  • Mazhar I. Arshad, Zeeshan Wali, S.M.Jamil,"Characteristics of Deformation field during Indentation of Reinforced Soils" International Conference on Geotechnical Engineering Lahore Pakistan.

  • S.Muhammad Jamil, Nawab Ali, Muhammad Salik Javed , Sarfraz Ali "Geotechnical Evaluation of Seepage Remedial Measures of Khanpur Dam" International Conference on Geotechnical Engineering Lahore Pakistan.

  • N.A Qureshi, Tayyeb Akram, S.M.Jamil "Performance Evaluation of Hot in-place Recycling Experience in Pakistan" International Conference on Sustainable Construction Materials and Technologies. Ancona , Italy​.

  • Instructor Class-C (Equivalent to Assistant Professor) Military College of Engineering Risalpur from Jan 1984 to 1986

  • Instructor Class-A (Equivalent to Assistant Professor)  Military College of Engineering Risalpur from Jan 1994 to 2000

  • Regular Visiting Faculty (Professor) from Sep 2008 to date.

  • Pavement and Geometric Design of Roads Network, Army Welfare Housing Scheme, Rawalpindi, July 2001.

  • Pavement Design for Roads Infrastructures, of IDB Projects (NUST), Nov 2000.

  • Detail Evaluation of Sangori  Matwarkh irrigation scheme Loralai, Balochistan, Sep 2002

  • Design of Flood Protection Bund for Morgha-1, Army Welfare Housing Scheme, May 2000.

  • Design of Flood Protection Works on Soan River, 2002.

  • Detailed Design of Retaining Structures, Army Welfare Housing scheme II,March 2002

  • Investigation of Failure of Slopes, Retaining Structures and Foundations at Army Public school, Murree.

  • Left Bank Outfall Drain (LBOD), 2004.

  • Effects of construction of a reservoir on Kabul River in Afghanistan on Pakistan, 2004.

  • As a Designer at Directorate & Design & Consultancy E-in-C Branch GHQ from 2000- 2008

  • Site Engineer, Construction of Khanpur Dam from 1983-1984​