• The work on installation of 100 KW Solar Power Plant for Abul Kalam Library is currently in full swing. This project is donated by Engro Energy Limited (EEL) and the NED University acknowledges the invaluable support of Mr. Ahsan Zafar, CEO EEL, who is also an alumnus of this University.
  • 70 KW Solar Power Project has been installed at the Department of Mechanical Engineering in Feb 2022 through a valuable donation of Engr. Ashraf Habibullah, worth USD 50,000. This is an addition to an earlier gift of 36 KW Solar Power Project which was installed at the Department of Electrical Engineering in Feb 2021 worth USD 20,000.

Activity Summary Graph

The following graph depicts the course offerings and other recent activities carried out at NED University of Engineering and Technology both at undergraduate (UG) and postgraduate (PG), relevant to the requirements of sustainable development goal 7. A brief description of the same follows.  

Undergraduate Courses

Following is the list of relevant courses currently being offered in different undergraduate programmes of the University. The credit hour detail of the same can be found in the University’s Undergraduate Prospectus, available at https://www.neduet.edu.pk/prospectus.


1 AR-431: Environmental Design and Systems-III
2 AU-112: Engineering Drawing and Computer Graphics
3 AU-113: Introduction to Automotive Systems
4 AU-212: Computer Programming and Applications
5 AU-222: Automobile Instrumentation
6 AU-231: Manufacturing Engineering-I
7 AU-311: Manufacturing Engineering II
8 AU-313: Combustion, Emission and Pollution
9 AU-314: Vehicle Dynamics
10 AU-315: Design of Machine Elements
11 AU-415: Vehicle Design
12 AU-416: Mechatronics
13 AU-431: Vehicle Thermal Management
14 CH-106: Applied Chemistry
15 CH-107: Chemical Engineering Thermodynamics-I
16 CH-208: Analytical Chemistry
17 CH-210: Chemical Engineering Thermodynamics-II
18 CH-307: Heat Transfer
19 CH-310: Fuel & Energy
20 CH-311: Mass Transfer
21 CH-406: Petroleum Refining & Petrochemicals
22 CH-413: Gas Engineering
23 CH-416: Petroleum Refinery & Petrochemical
24 CN-428: Sustainable Construction
25 CY-108: Analytical Chemistry
26 CY-109: Applied Chemistry
27 DS-304: Urban Development
28 DS-406: Environmental Issues in Development
29 DS-408: Sustainability in Development
30 FD-201: Thermodynamics
31 FD-307: Heat & Mass Transfer
32 FD-430: Food Engineering Project
33 IM-105: Thermofluids
34 IM-312: Applied Thermo Fluids
35 TE-307: Utilities for Textile Industry
36 TE-319: Heat & Mass Transfer
37 ME-110: Basic Mechanical Engineering
38 ME-112: Thermodynamics
39 ME-221: Fluid Mechanics-I
40 ME-224: Internal Combustion Engines
41 ME-302: Solid Mechanics - II
42 ME-311: Manufacturing Processes
43 ME-314: Fluid Mechanics-II
44 ME-316: Fluid Mechanics-II
45 ME-320: RAC and Heat Transfer Lab
46 ME-321: Power Plant Engineering
47 ME-323: Machine Design
48 ME-409: Mechanical Engineering Project
49 ME-420: Operations Management
50 ME-426: Plant Maintenance
51 ME-428: Health, Safety & Environment
52 ME-429: Water Treatment & Desalination
53 ME-430: Mechatronics
54 ME-431: Tribology
55 ME-432: Health, Safety and Environment
56 ME-435: Operations Management
57 ME-436: Mechanical Vibrations
58 ME-437: Machine Design and Vibration Lab
59 ME-438: AI and Internet of Things
60 MM-413: Nuclear Materials
61 MY-206: Furnaces and Refractories
62 PE-103: Fundamentals of Petroleum Engineering
63 PE-304: Reservoir Engineering-I
64 PH-102: Heat & Thermodynamics
65 PH-105: Electricity & Magnetism
66 PH-304: Electromagnetic Theory-I
67 PH-309: Electromagnetic Theory-II
68 PP-106: Thermodynamics-I
69 PP-209: Thermodynamics-II
70 PP-305: Fuels and Combustion
71 PP-308: Heat Transfer
72 PP-309: Mass Transfer
73 PP-412: Environmental Engineering
74 PP-414: Petroleum Refinery Engineering
75 UE-361: Planning & Design of Transportation System


Postgraduate Courses

Following is the list of relevant courses currently being offered in different postgraduate programmes of the University. The credit hour detail of the same can be found in the University’s Postgraduate Prospectus, available at https://www.neduet.edu.pk/prospectus.

1 AR-601: Advanced Architectural Design-I
2 AR-602: Advanced Architectural Design-II
3 AR-603: Studies in Architectural Research
4 AR-608: Green Architecture: Concepts and Applications
5 AR-614: Infrastructure Planning
6 AR-617: Advanced Studies in Urban Design
7 AR-626: Remote Sensing
8 AR-629: Advanced Urban Sociolog1
9 AR-648: Architecture and the Cit1
10 AR-698: Thesis
11 BM-542: Finite Element Method
12 BM-543: Mechatronics S1stem Design
13 CE-5002: Thesis
14 CE-501: Advanced Structural Anal1sis
15 CE-5016: Fundamentals of Environmental Laws for Construction Industr1
16 CE-506: Finite Element Method
17 CE-514: Design of Tall Structures
18 CE-519: Advanced Cementitious Materials
19 CH-5002: Thesis
20 CH-501: Chemical Thermod1namics - III
21 CH-502: Advanced Reaction Engineering
22 CH-503: Transport Phenomena
23 CH-504: Advanced Process Control
24 CH-506: Applied Chemical Thermod1namics
25 CH-507: Thermal Process Engineering
26 CH-508: Process Design Simulation
27 CH-509: Reactor Design and kinetics
28 CH-511: Pol1mer Processing
29 CH-513: Advanced Composite Materials
30 CH-514: Petroleum Refining Engineering
31 CH-515: Computational Fluid D1namics
32 CH-520: Advanced Heat Transfer
33 CH-521: Process D1namics and Control
34 CH-522: Advanced Refining and Gas Engineering
35 CH-523: Process Safet1 Management
36 C1-500: Qualit1 Assurance and Automated Anal1tical Methods
37 C1-5002: Thesis
38 C1-505: Advanced Spectroscopic Techniques
39 EE-5002: Thesis
40 EE-501: Linear Control S1stems
41 EE-502: Optimal Control S1stems
42 EE-503: Random Variables and Stochastic Processes
43 EE-504: Adaptive Control S1stems
44 EE-505: Digital Control S1stem
45 EE-512: Advanced Digital Signal Processing
46 EE-521: Power S1stem Anal1sis-I
47 EE-522: Power S1stem Anal1sis-II
48 EE-523: Power S1stem Protection
49 EE-524: Electrical Power Distribution S1stem Engg.-I
50 EE-525: Electrical Power Distribution S1stem Engg.-II
51 EE-526: Electrical Power Transmission S1stem Engineering
52 EE-527: Power S1stem Stabilit1
53 EE-528: Computer Methods in Power S1stem Anal1sis
54 EE-529: Power S1stem Reliabilit1
55 EE-531: Embedded Power Generation
56 EE-532: Reactive Power Control
57 EE-543: Solid State DC Drives
58 EE-561: Power Generation Economics
59 EE-562: Energ1 Audits
60 EE-563: Energ1 Conservation
61 EE-564: Power S1stem Restructuring
62 EE-565: Distributed Generation
63 EE-566: Reliabilit1 Engineeering
64 EE-567: Energ1 Planning
65 EE-570: Advanced Electrical Power S1stems
66 EE-571: Advanced Power Electronics
67 EE-572: S1nchrophasor Technolog1
68 EE-573: Smart Grid Technologies and Applications
69 EE-574: Data Anal1tics for Smart Grid
70 EE-575: Electricit1 Markets
71 EE-576: Communication S1stem for Smart Grid
72 EE-577: Energ1 Storage S1stems
73 EE-578: Renewable Energ1 Integration with Electrical Networks
74 EE-579: Smart Grid S1stem Securit1
75 EL-402: Introduction to Mechatronics
76 EL-403: Introduction to Power Electronics
77 EL-501: Solid State Materials and Devices
78 EL-502: Analog Integrated Circuits
79 EL-503: Advanced Digital Electronics & Interfacing Techniques
80 EL-504: Electronics Design Automation
81 EL-511: Digital VLSI Design
82 EL-512: Analog VLSI Design
83 EL-514: Light wave Engineering
84 EL-521: Measurement & Calibration of Electronic S1stems
85 EL-523: Industrial Control S1stems
86 EL-524: Advanced Power Electronics
87 EL-525: Sensors and S1stems
88 EL-526: Robotics and its Application of Industrial Electronics
89 EN-5002: Thesis
90 EN-502: Environmental Applied Science
91 EN-508: Environment Impact Assessment
92 EN-510: Process D1namics in Environmental S1stem
93 EN-511: Environmental Management
94 EN-513: Industrial Waste Treatment and Disposal
95 EN-514: Water Resources Management
96 EN-515: Air Pollution and Control
97 EN-518: Sustainable Development & Appropriate Technolog1
98 EN-520: Marine Pollution and Control
99 EN-521: Special Topics in Environmental Engineering
100 EN-523: Anal1sis of Environmental Contaminants
101 EN-524: Wastewater Engineering
102 EN-525: Ph1sico Chemical Processes
103 EN-526: Solid Waste Management
104 EN-527: Environmental Health and Sanitation
105 EN-531: Environmental Qualit1 Management
106 EN-537: Water Qualit1 Management
107 EN-540: Health, Safet1 & Environmental Management
108 EN-541: Remote Sensing in Environmental Management
109 EN-542: Sustainable Waste Management
110 IM-503: Maintenance Management
111 IM-515: Agile & Lean Manufacturing
112 IM-526: Facilities Planning and La1out
113 IM-552: Logistics Management
114 MC-501: Electrical and Electronic for Mechanical Engineers
115 MC-503: Elements of Machine D1namics and Design
116 MC-504: Mechanics of Materials and Processes
117 MC-505: Thermo Fluidics
118 MC-511: Sensors and Actuators
119 MC-513: Control Theor1 & S1stems
120 MC-514: Kinematics & Rigid Bod1 D1namics
121 MC-515: Industrial Automation & Robotics
122 MC-523: Mechanical Design of Mechatronics S1stems
123 ME-5002: Thesis
124 ME-501: Engineering Design
125 ME-502: Advanced Stress Anal1sis
126 ME-503: Computer Aided Design
127 ME-504: Finite Element Anal1sis
128 ME-505: Mechanical Vibrations
129 ME-507: Power Plant Design
130 ME-521: Automation & Controls
131 ME-522: Computer Aided Manufacturing
132 ME-541: Advanced Thermod1namics
133 ME-542: Energ1 Management
134 ME-544: Advanced Heat Transfer
135 ME-545: Renewable Energ1
136 ME-547: Advanced Air-Conditioning & Refrigeration
137 ME-548: Advanced Fluid Mechanics
138 ME-550: Numerical Methods in Heat Transfer
139 ME-551: Introduction to Computational Fluid D1namics
140 ME-555: Advanced Thermod1namics
141 ME-556: Renewable Energ1 S1stems
142 ME-557: Energ1 Economics, Polic1 and Assessment
143 ME-558: Energ1 Modelling and Forecasting
144 ME-559: Process and Energ1 Integration
145 ME-560: Energ1 Management and Conservation
146 ME-562: Photovoltaic S1stems
147 ME-563: Wind Energ1: Design and Integration
148 ME-564: Design of Wind Turbines
149 ME-574: Fluid D1namics
150 ME-587: Building Services Engineering
151 MM-5002: Thesis
152 PH-401: Electromagnetic Fields-I
153 PH-406: Modern Ph1sics - I
154 PH-407: Modern Ph1sics - II
155 PH-500: Mathematical Ph1sics
156 PH-5002: Thesis
157 PH-504: Electromagnetic Fields-II
158 PP-5002: Thesis

Undergraduate projects

Following is the list of relevant Final Year Design Projects (FYDP) thesis carried out at undergraduate level in the University.

  • Design and development of a battery management system of electric vehicle
  • Design and simulate the electric drive train of a standard electric multi purpose vehicle
  • nD BIM modelling for infrastructure – A case study of airport
  • City and building information models for solar energy optimization in buildings
  • Heat exchanger fouling model and preventive maintenance scheduling tool
  • Energy, energy, economic and enviro-economic (4Es) analyses of CO2 capture from natural gas using hybrid physical and chemical solvents - A simulation study and intelligent modeling
  • Municipal solid waste gasification with CO2 capture via process simulation approach-Karachi Based Study.
  • Secondary condensate recovery system using hydro-cyclones.
  • Techno-economics analysis of mixed refrigerant-based processes for the production of LNG.
  • Comparison of pyrolytic product blends and co-pyrolytic products blends obtained by
  • waste engine oil and waste cooking oil
  • Catalytic co-pyrolysis of waste engine oil and waste cooking oil
  • Catalytic pyrolysis of plastic/municipal waste to higher hydrocarbons
  • Designing and fabrication of temperature control unit (ICU)
  • Pilot scale production of soil conditioner through bio-chemical treatment of food waste
  • Designing of a commercially viable waste recycling power plant (solid waste)
  • Simulation of syngas production from banknote paper waste using apen plus
  • Closed electric market fabrication at NED university with restructured optimized integration of hybrid super capacitors and lithium iron phosphate battery in battery management system (BMS)
  • Digitization of anemometer and wind vane
  • Electric power generation using wind turbine by applying the concept of doubly fed induction generator (dfig) where constant power output is achieved in variable wind conditions
  • Designing and analysis of a reliable, protected and efficient industrial power system
  • Modeling and voltage stability analysis of  hybrid  microgrid in the presence of electric vehicle charging station
  • Designing of smart power protection system for gaba sons and initiation of battery energy storage system as an approach towards energy storage in industry
  • Design and control of DC microgrid ith integration of renewables and BESS
  • Methods of improving critical clearing time of IEEE-9 bus system
  • Modelling, analysis and protection of carbon free AC microgrid
  • Designing and simulations of fixed and variable tilted solar panel
  • Electric vehicle charging station with AC grid power
  • Air water generator
  • Green energy harvesting from tiles
  • Design and fabrication of ultraviolet treatment unit for the shelf life extension of coconut water.
  • Fabrication and design optimization of solar energy food dryer
  • Development of model smart factory based on industry 4.0 requirements
  • Development of smart workstation 2.0
  • Utilization of domestic waste to energy/steam directly and via refuse derived fuel (RDF) to fulfill Industrial demand
  • Development of hybrid renewable energy based solutions using wind, solar and batteries for sustainable power generation and transmission capability of congested networks
  • Development of solar based refrigerator
  • Design of HVAC system for a multistory building with solar PV system and BIM
  • Production and development of solar module using pervoskite material
  • Experimental and numerical study of performance enhancement of parabolic trough system
  • Techno-economic evaluation of integrating renewable energy sources with 660 mw coal fired power plant
  • Fabrication and installation of 1 KW hydal river turbine at northern areas of Pakistan
  • Design and fabrication of a small scale garbage energy generator
  • Thermal performance parameters estimation of the solar cooker by using artificial neural network.
  • Design and fabrication of vertical axis wind turbine VAWT.
  • To design a mechanism that could extract energy from speed breakers.
  • Techno-economic analysis of rooftop grid tied PV system under Pakistan’s feed-in tariff (FIT) scheme using HOMER.
  • Modelling, analysis and fabrication of portable solar photovoltaic system
  • Technical and economic analysis of solar integrated organic rankine cycle
  • Study electrical and mechanical characterization of available peizo electric materials
  • Design of tidal power plant
  • Surface modification of magnesium alloys through advanced coating processing for biomedical applications
  • Synthesis and characterization of nano structure coating materials for the improvement of wear and tear resistance of piercing plug for manufacturing of seamless pipes
  • Design and development of efficient cathode for energy applications
  • Design and development of automotive body using recyclable material and fiber (synthetic and natural) along with nano structures
  • Investigation of transition metal derivative as an efficient hydrogen evaluation catalyst
  • Development of MAX phases as precursors for catalysis in battery applications.
  • Estimation of lifetime of thermally degraded instrument cable used in power plant.
  • Development of functional ceramics for energy harvesting devices
  • Assessment and characterization of electrical steels
  • Effect of chlorine-based environment on boiler tubes steel grades in waste to energy plant
  • Formulation of an environment friendly hybrid nano drilling fluid using aloe-vera gel and nano scalesio2
  • Synthesis and evaluation of an environmental friendly acidizing fluid laced with activated carbon for carbonate rocks
  • Efficient solar power system in house hold application
  • Smart blinds (intensity sensitive)
  • Lithium ion cells characterization and testing device
  • Eco-friendly dyeing of cotton using salt-free multifunctional dyeing approaches
  • Experimental investigation of polyester-fibre reinforced cement composites
  • Development of textile based triboelectric nanogenerators for energy harvesting

Postgraduate Projects

Following is the list of relevant thesis carried out at postgraduate level in the University.

  • Catalytic deoxygenation of waste cooking oil and non-edible oil  to product biofuels
  • Simulation Study Of Steam Gasification Of Waste Bank Notes For Synthesis Gas Production
  • Optimization Of The Dual Mixed Refrigerant Process Of Natural Gas Liquefaction
  • Heat exchanger fouling model and preventive maintenance scheduling tool using neural network
  • Comparing the effectiveness of variours redox mediators in tegdme/litfsi electrolyte for the optimization of li-air batteries
  • Waste energy utilization during p-xylene oxidation to generate low/extra low pressure steam for power generation
  • A broad simulation model for the production of H2-rich syngas of biomass via air–steam gasification
  • Residential load scheduling of conventional grids via an AI-based algorithm
  • To reduce technical losses of K- Electric distribution system using network reconfiguration
  • Optimal Planning Of Multiple Wind Energy Based Distributedi generation And Capacitors To Maximize The Loadability Of Distribution Network
  • Framework development to analyze the relationship of CSFs with the KPIs to measure the success of supply chain projects.
  • Impact of green washing on consumer buying decision and brand image
  • To improve the performance indicators of cpec project by analyzing the success factors of logistics network in resilient supply chain
  • Design of air conditioning system using solar energy
  • Using artificial neural network technique to determine the optimum tilt angle and orientation of solar collectors with terrain shading effect
  • Estimation of energy potential for harnessing wind energy using offshore wind farm in Arabian Sea
  • Generalized angstrom – Prescott coefficients and estimation of solar radiation on horizontal and tilted surface using sky models for different regions of Pakistan
  • Modeling and performance evaluation of a bi-facial PV system
  • Life cycle assessment of a coal fired power plant
  • Investigation of energy management practices in steel sector of Pakistan
  • Energy, energy, economic and environmental (4E) analysis of wind farms in Pakistan
  • Assessment of net energy contribution of buildings by rooftop photovoltaic systems in Karachi
  • Characterization of perovskite materials and comparison with silicon solar cell
  • Performance analysis of hybrid design of vertical axis wind turbine using CFD approach
  • Facile synthesis of titania and zinc oxide nanostructures for energy & environmental application
  • To investigate the effects of various process parameters and their optimization for pretreatment and dyeing of cationic dyeable polyester (CDP) knitted fabric


Externally Funded Research Projects

Following is the list of relevant research projects funded by external agencies, which are currently being carried out in the University.

  • Development of thermal block as sustainable and energy efficient material
  • Green energy source and environmentally friendly lead-oxide free piezoelectric ceramics for energy harvesting devices
  • High energy density lead free ceramic capacitors for power pulsed applications at high temperatures
  • Bench-scale demonstration of an integrated waste-to-energy process for municipal solid waste management: A step toward sustainable circular economy
  • Smart potable water harvesting grid for adaptive social capacity in varying humidity and insolation regions
  • Cost effective synthesis of tetraethylene glycol dimethly ether (TEGDME) for Development of highly efficient energy storage device
  • Development of energy efficient housing design
  • Development of thermal block as sustainable and energy efficient construction material
  • Smart City Lab, National Center for Artificial Intelligence
  • ES2: Energy smart switch
  • Design and development of efficient energy storage solution
  • Cost-effective synthesis of tetraethylene glycol dimethyl ether(TEGDME) for the development of highly efficient energy storage devices
  • EV system development
  • Pak France peridot research project
  • Pakistan energy outlook
  • Energy finance outlook
  • Water condensation from tropospherical humidity for water insecurity via hydro-solar nexus
  • Smart potable water harvesting grid for adaptive social capacity in varying humidity and insolation regions
  • Solar testing
  • Performance optimization of energy storage using Phase change materials
  • Small scale solar based vapour absorption cycle system
  • Dynamic analysis of nanostructured thin films for smart energy
  • EV development
  • Neurocomputation Lab, National Center for Artificial Intelligence

Events and Curricular Activities

A number of relevant activities are being carried out from time to time in the University, both by the departmental administrations and the students. Some significant activities are as follows.

  • Awareness session regarding waste management and energy conversation for the students of ned cowasjee school
  • Upcoming visit to K-Electric facilities and plant
  • A industrial visit to K-Electric's 132KV Gulshan grid
  • Seminar on offshore wind farms' power systems
  • "Electrify your Future: Insights from Industry Experts" session
  • Webinar on "Benefits & Challenges of a Renewable Energy Shift | Solar Energy Systems"
  • A stage II visit to K-Electric's 132KV Gulshan grid
  • Seminars held on various topics including:
    • Effective Interviews
    • Importance of Software Skills in Chemical Engineering
    • Interpersonal Skills Seminar
    • Occupational Health and Safety Seminar
    • Safe transportation of Hydrogen
    • Use of accelerating rate calorimeter
  • 8th International Electrical Engineering Conference (IEEC 2023)
  • International Building Energy Efficiency Symposium (iBEES)
  • International Conference on Sustainable Engineering and Development (ICSED-2022)