6th undergraduate and postgraduate
convocation of NUST School of Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering (SMME)
was held at the university’s main campus on Thursday, October 25, 2018.
President Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FPCCI), Mr
Ghazanfar Bilour, was the chief guest at the occasion. Among others present at
the convocation were Lt Gen Naweed Zaman, HI, (M), (Retd), Rector NUST, senior
management of the university, distinguished guests, faculty, students and
parents of the graduates.
The convocation was held to award degrees to as
many as 166 graduates in BS & MS Mechanical Engineering, MS Robotics
& Intelligent Machine Engineering, MS Biomedical Engineering & Sciences
and MS Design & Manufacturing Engineering. 3 PhD scholars were also
conferred degrees in Mechanical Engineering and Manufacturing Engineering at
the occasion. In his convocation address, the chief guest felicitated the
graduates and commended NUST for maintaining excellence in teaching and
research. In his address, the Rector felicitated graduates and
acknowledged the determined efforts of the faculty and staff in ensuring an
ideal academic environment at NUST. He also applauded SMME for having been
granted Horizon 2020 funding.