Mr. Iftikhar H. Shirazi, Vice President Shirazi Investments visited NUST on 4th of January A three member delegation led by Mr. Iftikhar H. Shirazi, Vice-Chairman, Shirazi Investment called on Dr. Ashfaque H. Khan, Principal & Dean, School of Social Sciences and Humanities of National University of Sciences & Technology (NUST), Islamabad on Tuesday (January 3, 2017), to further their support to the educational development in Pakistan.
The session was attended by Pro Rector Finance and Investments, and senior members of the NUST Trust Fund and the University Advancement Office.
Mr. Iftikhar Shirazi handed over a cheque of Rs. 10 million to him which will go to the NUST Endowment Fund. Out of the investment of Endowment Fund, NUST will offer scholarship to the deserving students of NUST.
his remarks, Dr. Ashfaque highly appreciate the noble gesture of
Shirazi Group of companies for the cause of higher education in
Pakistan. He also acknowledged the contribution of Mr. Yousuf Shirazi,
the Chairman of Shirazi Group for his outstanding contribution ito
building Pakistan’s industrial sector. It may be noted that Mr. Yousuf
Shirazi also contributed Rs. 2.5 million earlier to NUST as part of his
Shirazi appreciated the role of NUST as a seat of higher learning and
its contribution to nation building in Pakistan and promised to continue
to remain engaged in academic pursuits of the student of NUST.