Students Project Competition Conducted by College of Engineering, NUST more..
NUST holds Best Final Year Project Competition for students of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering Department more..
ORPIC sponsors 8 elite Students of College of Engineering of NUST to participate in Gulf Petrochemical & Chemicals Association (GPCA) annual forum. more..
Students of College of Engineering at National University of Science & Technology, showcase their talents and skills at the Project Model Exhibition more..
TEAM KHANJAR has successfully participated in Shell Eco-marathon in India. more..
BNE Students Project Competition to be held on 23rd December 2018 more..
A construction company visited our College for recruitment more..
National University Dedicated to the Nation by His Highness Sayyid Asa’ad bin Tariq Al Said more..
24th Graduation and Awards Ceremony of College of Engineering more..
A Staff of College of Engineering, National University of Science & Technology outshines at International Students Festival more..
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Team Khanjar is getting ready for Shell Eco-Marathon competition


Since 1939, Shell researchers have been experimenting on vehicles that could make more mileage per gallon (mpg) of fuel and now annually, since 1985, young engineers and scientists have been challenged to develop vehicles that can make extreme mileage on a gallon. Keeping in mind the threats our environment is currently facing, Shell created a global student competition the Shell Eco-Marathon competition, inspiring them to not only look for other alternatives of energy, but also, to improve and optimize the ones that can be found today. This seventy-nine years old annual competition promotes designing energy-efficient vehicles for marathon. Young students from diversified backgrounds around the world participate to build and test energy efficient vehicles that cover extreme distances with least amount of energy spent.

In Our University, The College of Engineering gives due importance and support to project ideas in the fields of energy and innovation. In this respect, Our college have participated in the prestigious Shell Eco-Marathon event on two occasions in previous years in 2015 and 2016 in Manila,Phillipines in the Shell Eco Marathon Asia challenge in the name of ‘Team Sadarah’ in Battery Electric vehicle category. The past experiences have encouraged the College of Engineering to select a team consisting of 10 students from different disciplines under the alias of “Team Khanjar” with lot of aspirations and confidence to take up this engineering challenge.

The team is on track to design a Gasoline operated energy efficient vehicle to participate in March 2019, Asia competition. The MoU is already signed with M/s. Shell Development Oman LLC which provided seed funding of OMR 5000 to help the team. The overall required budget for this project is 15000 OMR. Al Siraj Holding LLC has given Platinum sponsor for the Shell Eco Marathon Asia-2019 in which Al Siraj Holding LLC have sponsored OMR 3000.


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