Rawalpindi June 26, 2018 - The 24th
Convocation of Military College of Signals (MCS), a constituent college of
National University of Sciences & Technology (NUST), was held at the
college to award degrees to UG, MS & PhD students graduated in 2016 &
2017. Lt Gen Hidayat-ur-Rehman,
HI (M), Inspector General Training & Evaluation (IG T&E) graced the occasion as chief guest.
In his address, the chief guest congratulated the
graduates and their parent faculty. He accented the urgent need to produce trained
scientists and technologists. He also emphasised that there is a need to
transform our tertiary educational institutions into centres of excellence,
with high standards of teaching and a culture of sustained learning.
the audience, Lt
Gen Naweed Zaman, HI (M), (Retd), Rector
NUST, said that it was a very special day for the graduating students as they were
stepping into their professional life. He appreciated that MCS, as a pioneer
institution of NUST, is producing graduates who are culturally enlightened,
technologically knowledgeable, academically competent, research oriented and
productive citizens ready to lead & serve the humanity.
Commandant MCS, Brig Musharaf Khan,
in his welcome address, highlighted the academic and research achievements of
the College over the last 6 decades.
PhD degrees were conferred on 9
students and MS degrees were conferred on 290 students in Electrical
Engineering, Software Engineering and Information Security.
Undergraduate degrees were conferred
on 395 students in Electrical (Telecom) and Software Engineering.