It is my privilege to get this opportunity to serve NED University as its 8th Vice Chancellor. I am indebted to Allah Almighty for His continued blessings on me. I am also thankful to all my colleagues for trusting me for this responsibility.
I have felt great affection with this wonderful institution all my life. NED University is Pakistan’s flagship engineering institution which shall soon be celebrating its centenary. The university is known for producing high quality graduates and for its service to the nation. It has become a place of excellence in Pakistan in higher education and scientific research. These are the results of sustained efforts the university has made over the years towards faculty development, and creativity and innovation.
NED University provides best learning environment to its students and researchers. The university has state of the art laboratories for use by the students, faculty and industry. Our mission is to make research and development, and innovation a strategic priority for the university, as these are essential elements for the sustainable development and economic growth of the country. The university aims to strengthen its existing linkages with other academic institutions, government and industry, and to develop new linkages. It is my utmost desire to see NED University becoming a leading university in the region and the world.
Dr. Sarosh Hashmat Lodi
NED University of Engineering and Technology