Rector National University Of Sciences & Technology (NUST) hosted a fundraising dinner reception in Gujranwala on Monday, May 22nd 2017 in honor of Gujranwala Industry & Philanthropists. The event helped raise subsequent funds for NUST Need Based Scholarship program and led to Memorandum of understanding between NUST & Gujranwala Chamber of Commerce & Industry for greater partnership in enhancing Industry Academia Linkage. The event was attended by around 50 industrialists of the region including President Gujranwala Chamber of Commerce & Industries.
Rector NUST, Lt. Gen Naweed Zaman (Retd), HI (M), in his welcome remarks shared recent progress & achievements of NUST and invited the business community to further collaboration. He thanked the Gujranwala Chamber for their support to the cause of educational equity for the future of Pakistan. He also shared that NUST strives to be a world class, needs blind university offering Quality education at affordable price for inclusive growth. President Gujranwala Chamber of Commerce & Industry (GCCI), Mr. Saeed Taj expressed his resolve for a deeper engagement and partnership in areas including research collaboration, placement of NUST graduates and financial support of NUST students hailing from Gujranwala.