Entrepreneurial Challenge DISCOVER

Second Prime Minister’s Entrepreneurial Challenge DISCOVER – Prosperity through entrepreneurship; was organized by the Center of Innovation and Entrepreneurship in National University of Sciences and Technology (NUST) Pakistan. Over 1600 students from across 55 universities of Pakistan participated in the competition to showcase 376 brilliantly conceived ideas. After the registration, there started a rigorous process of training, mentoring and selection of the best among the participating teams for the final stage of the competition. In the Grand Finale, the top ten teams, presented their innovative ideas before a jam-packed audience. These included business plans related to biotechnology, electronics, power generation, agriculture, transport, health, food, education, plantation, alternative energy etc.


Our idea of raising a coal ash brick manufacturing plant in the suburbs of Lahore, helped us grab the Third Place in the Competition. Below are individual and team photos of the Prize Distribution day in NUST.

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Nauman Ali , Awais Ashfaq (ME) , General Raheel Shareef (Chief of Army Staff) , His Highness Mamnoon Hussain (President of Pakistan), Engr. Muhammad Asghar (Rector NUST), Ahmad Tauqeer, Umair Ahmad