National University of Sciences and Technology (NUST) has been declared the best Engineering & Technology University (Ranked No 1) as per HEC ranking released on 25th May, 2015. The ranking lists have been prepared on the basis of data / statistics pertaining to year 2013-14. The HEC rankings were based on the implementation status of quality assurance, teaching quality, research produced at the universities, finance and facilities for social integration and community development. Rector NUST has appreciated the directorates at NUST Main Office and management, faculty and students of NUST Institutions for implementation of quality standards, high quality teaching and conducting research of international level to bring this honour to the university. He has urged upon them to continue their efforts in their respective fields to take the university to further heights in the academic circles of Pakistan and the World.