100th Anniversary of Nadirshaw Edulji Dinshaw University of Engineering & Technology

Pakistan, 100 Rupees, 2021

Composition: Copper-nickel
Weight: 13 g
Diameter: 30.0 mm
Mint: Lahore

Description: NED University of Engineering & Technology is a public university located in the urban area of Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan. It is one of the oldest and best engineering universities in Pakistan, acknowledged for its best teaching practices and graduates and is recognized as a degree-awarding university of Pakistan affiliated with the Higher Education Commission of Pakistan, a government-appointed body.

Founded in 1921, as Prince of Wales Engineering College, to provide training to civil engineers working in building the Sukkur Barrage. In 1924, the college received a donation of Rupee 150,000 from the heirs of Nadirshaw Edulji Dinshaw. As a result, the college was renamed to NED Government Engineering College.

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