The National University of Computer and Emerging Sciences (NUCES or FAST-NU) with base camp in Islamabad and grounds in Karachi, Lahore, Islamabad, Peshawar and Faisalabad is one of the main specialized colleges in Pakistan.
The college offers undergrad, postgraduate and PhD degrees in Computer Science, Civil Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Business Administration, and Mathematics. Quick settled the National University of Computer and Emerging Sciences (NUCES or NU) in July, 2000, to grow the exercises of existing foundations, to set up more grounds all through the nation, and to keep up its convention of scholarly greatness.
The college has been set up sanctioned by the Government of Pakistan on July 1, 2000, and is at present one of the main innovation colleges in Pakistan.
'The News' got the chance to meet the Rector National University of Computer and Emerging Sciences, Islamabad Dr. Muhammed Amir here on Monday who talked about the working of FAST University, its understudies and its personnel.
He said that The National University of Computer & Emerging Sciences has the pleasure of being the first multi-grounds private division college setup under the Federal Charter in the year 2000. The college began with an amazing point of interest in that, because of the endeavors of the Foundation FAST, it acquired top notch software engineering foundations situated at Karachi, Lahore, Islamabad, Peshawar and now in Chiniot Faisalabad in open structures and prestigious settings. The minister said these establishments, independently and additionally by and large, have built up initiative position because of the impressive vision of an illuminated administration and resolute endeavors of an exceptionally qualified personnel.
Through the years FAST has turn into the sign of fabulousness in scholastic stadium, residential business and global group. The college focused on giving instruction in business sector arranged trains gravely required by the nation to encourage national advancement.
Amir Muhammed said that other than Computer Sciences we have different resources moreover. Under Electrical Engineering we are incorporating Telecom, Electrical, Robotic and Power and Distribution designing. Surprisingly we have likewise begun Civil Engineering in the Lahore Campus and in not so distant future, Karachi and Islamabad grounds will likewise begin Civil Engineering. "No less than 20,000 candidates seek our college however after thorough automated tests we select understudies simply on legitimacy bases. We are not financed by anyone and create our own particular assets and give best offices to our understudies. We verify that meriting understudies are not denied advanced education in view of any budgetary imperatives. More than 60 million value of grants are offered yearly as 'Qarz-e-hasna' to splendid and destitute understudies. Our college has kept up a domain favorable with good values and human qualities so that our understudies could improve as a national of the general public alongside exceeding expectations in their individual fields. We have delivered numerous examples of overcoming adversity and understudies get in touch with us from everywhere throughout the world and say thanks to us for their bolster," he included.
The minister said that till now they have created 30 PhDs. "This staff is our quality and we don't trade off on nature of our training. Yearly occupation reasonable is held and linkages are fabricated with the business so understudies have an immediate contact with the organizations and the organizations can employ them. Exploration papers of resources are imprinted in worldwide papers oftentimes. It is this enthusiasm of understudies in Information Technology that our quality has gone upto 10,000 now, from just 900 in the year 2,000. The minister said that holding Educational Expo every year is an extraordinary exertion by Jang Group, giving the chance to understudies to cooperate with the colleges and study the courses they are keen on," he included. This exertion, he said is profoundly praiseworthy and ought to proceed later on as the understudies can choose their colleges and see what they are putting forth all under one rooftop.
Dr. Muhammed Amir is the Rector of National University of Computer and Emerging Sciences, Islamabad since July 2000. Specialist of Philosophy in 1959 from Oxford University (UK). M.Sc (Hons) 1953, B.Sc.(Hons) 1952 from Punjab University (Government College, Lahore). He sacked first position in the college and got gold award. He resigned in 1990 as the Chairman of Pakistan Agricultural Research Council (PARC) and Federal Secretary Government of Pakistan. Set up PARC just about from a scratch and formed it into a prestigious exploration association in the horticulture area fit for making a noteworthy commitment to the rural improvement of the nation.