CUI clinches top three positions of Hazara Regional Science Olympiad

ABBOTTABAD: Comsats University Abbottabad campus Thursday clinched all three top positions in Hazara Regional Science Olympiad organize by Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Directorate of Science and Technology (DoST).

It was a unique opportunity for the students to showcase to the world their creativity, knowledge & scientific genius in science and technology development. The students have participated in four categories for the competition comprising schools, colleges, universities, and general public.

In university category, all the universities of Hazara division including Abbottabad Science and Technology (AUST) Comsats University Abbottabad campus, Hazara University and technology institutes of Hazara region participated.

CUI Abbotttabad won all the top three positions including the first position holder of department of Computer Science with the title “Brain Controlled Home Automation” which was supervised by Zulqurnain Arif.

For second position Junaid Nawaz Abbasi, Mian Mudassar Arif, and Qamar Zia department of computer science with the title “Automated Water Pump Controller integrated with Mobile Application” supersied by Sumair Khan.

For third position students of CUI Abbottab including Bilal Ahmad, Naveed Ahmad, Asmatullah Department of Environmental Science presented the project with the title “Low Cost Water Treatment by means of Charcoal Filtration Method” which was supervised by Dr. Zulfiqar Ahmad Bhatti