A partnership to power Pakistan’s future
The USAID-funded USPCAS-E program is a partnership between Arizona State University and two leading Pakistani universities: the National University of Sciences and Technology (NUST) and the University of Engineering and Technology (UET) Peshawar, to focus on applied research relevant to Pakistan’s energy needs and help produce skilled graduates in the energy field. An $18 million award supports the project — the largest ASU has ever received from USAID. Learn more
- Two new buildings at NUST and UET
- 16 labs and two new libraries developed
- 14 new degree programs developed at NUST and UET
- 140+ courses offered
- More than 800 M.S. and Ph.D. students enrolled
- 184 students have graduated with master’s degrees
- 48 joint and applied research projects
- 171 scholars have completed the exchange program to date
- 84 student internships
- 9 public-private partnerships
In the News
Center for Advanced Studies in Energy at NUST
Center for Advanced Studies in Energy at UET
Keep up with the latest USPCAS-E news and events.
Our ASU experience
Pakistani scholars in the exchange program at ASU share their experiences and memories.
Pakistani exchange students at ASU
The second cohort of Pakistani scholars shared their experiences.