International Conference on New Challenges in Geotechnical Engineering(ICNCGE 2017) at FAST-NUCES Lahore campus

Pakistan Geotechnical Engineering Society (PGES) in collaboration with National University of Computing and Emerging Sciences (FAST-NUCES) is holding an International conference namely International Conference on New Challenges in Geotechnical Engineering(ICNCGE 2017) at FAST-NUCES Lahore campus on Monday January 23, 2017. The Chief guest of the conference is Engineer in Chief (E-in-C) Pakistan Lieutenant General Khalid Asghar and many other dignities will grace the occasion.
Pakistan Geotechnical Engineering Society was instituted in 1983, by a group of geotechnical engineers/geologists representing various public and private sector organizations of Pakistan. The platform was developed to promote the awareness of the Geotechnical Engineering in the engineering environment of Pakistan. The society has contributed to enhance the local expertise in the field of geotechnical engineering, by disseminating geotechnical knowledge through organizing technical lectures, conferences, site visits etc. The society aims to enhance the geotechnical knowledge-base in the field of geotechnical engineering, to groom good professionals for the country

Research Conference | Banking, Insurance & Business Management

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Undergraduate students of Fast School of Management Lahore; Mir Rawtah and Mahnoor Baloch; presented a paper at the "Conference on Banking, Insurance & Business Management" at Hailey College of Banking & Finance, University of Punjab. Their research paper, titled "TELECOM; The Future of Internet Providers", analysed whether the brand extension of telecom industry to internet service provision adversely affect the sales of internet service providers, while increasing usage of internet in Pakistan.

Business Idea Competition | ERUPT'16

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"In most recent events, Plan 9 and Careem collaborated to host the biggest Entrepreneurial Business Idea Competition in Punjab, ERUPT'16, visiting almost 20 universities and choosing one winner from each institution to compete for the national crown. Five shortlisted ideas from within FAST competed internally and the champions "Stock Spot" consisting of Nasir Subhani, Warda Waheed, Mahnoor Khan, Saram Ali and Mir Rawtah went forward to compete in the nationals, where they presented a genius idea appreciated and approached by investors.  

Placement Office | Interview Session | HONDA

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Placement Office successfully organized Mock Interviews for Management Trainee Officer positions with HONDA a multinational company on Tuesday 3rd Jan 2017. Assistant Manager HR (HONDA) Ms. Amna Farrukh conducted the Interview Sessions with the students. The interview comprised of structured questions; situational and behavioral to assess the critical thinking, communication and presentation skills of the graduating students. Feedback was provided to each student in detail and areas of improvement were discussed.  

Overseas Alumni Meet-up | FAST-NU Lahore

A group of overseas alumni of FAST-NU Lahore visited the campus on Tuesday, 3rd Jan 2017. The group belonged to 1999, 2000, and 2001 batches and are currently living in USA, Canada, Australia and Middle East. They were briefed about the new developments on campus and visited Labs and classrooms. 

FAST CARE | Care For All

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The event “Care for All”, organized by FAST Care Society was held on Wednesday, December 7, 2016. The event aimed at spreading awareness on the uninformed measures regarding education, transgenders and acid attack victims. The guest speakers were Saima Butt, Umair Jaliawala and Ali Tahir. The event urged the students to focus on the unstructured patterns being followed by the society. The primary purpose of the event was to raise funds which will be attributed on the way of serving and contributing towards the society.

Green Day 2016

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Green Day, as organized by FAST Association of Civil Engineers to create awareness on the importance of clean environment, was held on Tuesday November 29, 2016. The event comprised of various occasions including green walk, tree plantation and awareness sessions by Lahore Waste Management Company (LWMC).The event aimed at protecting the environment by spreading awareness among the students. The event demonstrated practical ideas which plays a vital role in saving the environment.

Placement Office | Recruitment Drive | i2C

Placement Office successfully organized Recruitment Drive with i2C a multinational company on Thursday 8th Dec 2016. A formal presentation was given to students on Do's and Dont's of CV and Job Interviews. i2C conducted recruitment tests with the students.

Placement Office | CEO Seminar | Spruce IT

Placement Office successfully organized a seminar with the CEO of SpruceIT Mr. Shoaib Chaudhry from USA on Thursday 8th Dec 2016. CEO mentioned about the new cutting edge technologies and future opportunities in different sectors of Pakistan and abroad. A formal presentation was given to students.

FAST Alumni Homecoming 2016

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FAST Alumni Homecoming, organized by Old Students Association of FAST-NU (OSAF), was held on Saturday, 26th November 2016. The sole purpose of the event was to connect the alumni with the university. The alumni were treated with an evening full of entertainment, networking sessions, concert and a dinner. The alumni, working in different companies, alsoshared their experiences with the university students about professional life and career. The annual event has been hosted since 2004 and is one of the foremost event of FAST NU.