Boasting a unique distinction to be the only Pakistani institution in the world top 500 universities since 2007, NUST has been ranked as the best university in engineering and technology by Higher Education Commission and maintains its 112th position in Asia as ranked by the QS University Rankings.
The institution comprises of 10 autonomous schools, each with a different focus, 5 prestigious colleges, alongside numerous other research centers. With colleges spanning the breadth of the country, NUST has grown to become as the modern center of excellence for research and development in the fields of sciences and technology.
The SAE International Formula SAE program is an engineering design competition for undergraduate and graduate students. The competition provides participants with the opportunity to enhance their engineering design and project management skills by applying learned classroom theories in a challenging competition. The engineering design goal for teams is to develop and construct a single-seat racecar for the non-professional weekend autocross racer with the best overall package of design, construction, performance and cost.
Apart from competing in FSAE Design Collegiate Series events, team FERN takes part in and organizes numerous events.
Recently the focus of the team has been on promoting women in the field of engineering.
FSAE Electric 2016
FSAE Electric was started by SAE International in 2013 as a competition only for electric cars.
Events and Exhibitions
The biggest event arranged by the team is the unveiling of their car.
The first institute in South Asia to obtain ISO-9001:2000
The first institute in South Asia to obtain ISO-9001:2000 Certification, PNEC is one of the most prestigious colleges of NUST.