Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa inaugurated the National University of Technology (NUTECH) on Wednesday (April 24).
The rector, Lieutenant General (retd) Khalid Asghar, briefed the army chief about academic activities and strategic education plan of the university, the military’s media wing Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR) said. COAS lauded the role and hard work of NUTECH management in the successful launch of the university in a short span of two years and advised to maintain high standards of education at the university, ISPR added.
General Bajwa also appreciated the concept of NUTECH that is “University for Industry”. As NUTECH envisions to create leaders of character for industry and skilled workforce for the economic development of Pakistan, COAS appreciated the effective creation of university-industry linkages, the military’s media wing further said.