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About NIPS

The NUST Institute of Policy Studies (NIPS), based in the National University of Sciences and Technology, aims to foster nation building by utilising knowledge input for accelerating the processes of socioeconomic development in the country. NIPS is a fast developing academic think tank, acting as a robust policy research, analysis, and advocacy forum for formulating correct and viable solutions to national problems. NIPS is premised upon the concept of using knowledge to catalyse national and regional development and invite the cooperation of all willing domestic, regional, and global stakeholders, whether individuals or institutions, to bring into being forms of knowledge and practice that realise the rationale; make a rationale which is real.

Patron's Message

Engr Javed Mahmood Bukhari

“I am pleased to announce the establishment of NUST Institute of Policy Studies (NIPS) as its integral think tank while utilising the high policy formulation and advisory potential of the university. This marks a land mark addition to NUST, since it is the leading institution of higher learning in Pakistan and houses some of the best intellectual capital. In addition, its linkage both within and outside Pakistan affords it the ability to refine the thought processes and proffer valuable analysis at the right forums.

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