Islamabad September 7 – With a view to formally welcoming its new undergraduate batches of all disciplines and acclimatizing them to the university life, National University of Sciences and Technology (NUST) kick-started the orientation week here at its main campus on Thursday. It is the first time that all institutions at the Islamabad campus are simultaneously holding orientation sessions for the newcomers. On the first day, the new entrants assembled at the main auditorium and various seminar halls and the respective Principals addressed them, besides screening of videos displaying campus facilities and some exciting and intriguing moments of the senior batches from the preceding years.
During the next few days, the freshmen will be conducted to various NUST schools, research centers and allied facilities including hostels, gymnasium, etc. The special feature of this year’s orientation week is the organization of social events including Talent Hunt and Open Mic Show and Sports Fest.
Dr Abdul Ghafoor, Principal School of Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering (SMME), addressing the freshmen on the first day of Orientation Week