- Project Showcase 2019 at KUST (2019)
Project Showcase 2019 was organised at Central Library KUST on August 07, 2019. Students from different departments have displayed posters related to their research/projects. VC, Deans, faculty members and staff members along with students visited different posters at the event and appreciated the efforts of presenters in poster preparation. Different evaluators evaluated the projects and Vice Chancellors KUST awarded prizes, certificates and shield to first three winners. Mr. Abrar Naeem from Institute of Computing received first position in the exhibition.
- Two days workshop on "Semester System" at KUST (2019)
Two days workshop was organised by Department of Psychology and Education by topic "Semester System" on July 24-25 2019. Principals and coordinators of affiliated colleges participated in the workshop. First session was taken by Muhammad Zeeshan Deputy Director Academics, Second session was taken Dr. Abdul Shahid, Assistant Professor, Institute of Computing and in the last session Prof.Fida Younus Khattak was the Resource Person. All the sessions were very interactive and informative. Certificates were awarded by Prof. Shafiq-ur-Rehman, Dean of Biological Sciences and he encouraged and appreciated the active participation of the trainees. He also praised Dr. Ishtiaq Hussain, Chief Organizer, for organizing such types of beneficial workshops at KUST in the closing remarks of the event .
- 9th Industrial Open House at Capital University of Science and Technology, Islamabad (2019)
9th Industrial Open House was organised at CUST Islamabad on July 18, 2019, where different FYP projects were displayed. Students explained their projects to visitors and judges and were eager to get feedback to further improve their projects. KUST participated in the event, and have scheduled a similar type of activity at KUST Project Showcase 2019 on August 06, 2019.
- Seminar: "Climate Change in Pakistan: Global, National and local Trends" (2019)
The Department of Islamic & Pakistan Studies (DIPS) KUST organised a seminar on a key theme “Climate Change in Pakistan: Global, National and local Trends” on July 04, 2019, at KUST.
- Seminar: "Psycho Education & Case Formulation" (2019)
Department of Education & Psychology KUST arranged a One Day Seminar on "Psycho Education & Case Formulation" on July 04, 2019 in the Conference Hall, Department of Physics, KUST. Ms Mediha Zaheer Clinical Psychologist from the Department of Special Education, Shaiwal was the Resource Person of the Seminar. Students from the different departments were the participants in the seminar. Both the sessions were interactive and activity based. The students showed great interest in the activities. Prof Dr Muhammad Jamil from Department of Biotechnology presented the shield to the Resource Person.
- Scientific contribution of Dr. Zia Ur Rehman (2019)
Dr. Zia ur Rehman, Assistant Professor, Department of Biotechnology and Genetic Engineering, KUST has published an article entitled "Carriers Break Barriers in Drug Delivery: Endocytosis and Endosomal Escape of Gene Delivery Vectors" in the journal of Accounts of Chemical Research. The Journal has 21.6 impact factor. ORIC and KUST congratulates Dr. Zia Ur Rehman, and are proud on their faculty and their scientific contributions.
- The award of Research Projects Proposals ceremony organised by ORIC at KUST under Research and Development grant (2019)
Research Projects Award Ceremony was organised by ORIC on June 20, 2019 (10:00 AM). All Principals investigators who participated in the Research Projects Proposals by ORIC at KUST under Research and Development grant (2019) were invited in the ceremony. Vice Chancellor KUST chaired the meeting and appreciated the efforts of all researchers who participate in the competitions. He congratulated project winners and expressed his wish that the same enthusiasm will be shown in future research projects. Later he distributed award letters to project winners and appreciation letters to all PI's who participated in the competition.