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Ideas Shortlisted for Stage-2

A total of 179 project ideas from 11 NUST Schools, Colleges and Institutes were submitted for Stage 1, out of which 103 have been shortlisted for Stage 2; 7 ideas from the Industry were also submitted in Stage 1, which have been selected by the students, and student-Industry teams to support the Industry submitted projects are currently in the process of formation. Even though Stage 1 is over, students can still join the shortlisted teams and can also join the Industry submitted ideas.

Student Submitted Ideas

Please scroll down to view the shortlisted project ideas submitted by students.

Any Student (from NUST Schools only) willing to join any Project Idea please click on the "Contact Team" button. An email will be sent to the Team Lead.

Industry Submitted Ideas

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The ideas submitted by students were evaluated by a team of Lead Coordinators and faculty members from respective NUST Schools/Colleges against a Rubric

The FICS core-team is very grateful to the evaluation committee for their support. You can view the Evaluation Committee by clicking here

S.No Project ID Project Title Project Abstract

Agriculture & Water Technology

168IrrigatureIrrigature is a real-time monitoring and control system that aims to revolutionize the irrigation system of Pakistan. Wireless management of crops and water via Pc/Pda are among the core features.... Details
286AGROMOBILEAn Android based application as a solution to help farmers to complete their missions more effectively and easily. It serve the farmers to get a detailed information about crops and their diseases.... Details
330Phyto CleanHeavy metal contamination is one of the biggest problems we face with our drinking water. This new approach can provide an economical and effective way of heavy metal removal from drinking water.... Details
490AquaCellsApplication of Microbial Desalination Cells (MDCs) on industrial scale for producing pure drinkable water utilizing sea water, performing waste water treatment and also for generating bio-electricity.... Details
5190AgrisenseCrops are very susceptible to the amount of irrigation. And its very difficult for the farmer to monitor the irrigation all the time. our solution will automate the irrigation system.... Details


680IntelliDriveThe main idea of the project is to build an Intelligent Car Driving System where cars can drive at their own to a selected destination identified from a map, without the human intervention.... Details
7127DASSThe system will assist drivers while driving about their safe distance keeping, object detection in their blind spot region and keeping them alert that will eventually result in drivers' safety.... Details
8109Scooty WheelsThe idea is to launch a 70 cc scooter, taking India as an example .We would be targeting women ,as Pakistan has finally started moving to a place where women are considered as equal to men.... Details
9220Vehicle-Security SystemTo abate the alarming rate of Vehicle theft cases in Pakistan, this compact system provides a cost-effective and fully functional security solution. Offering innovative emergency features to the user.... Details
10209CO2 ArresterOur Project aims to contribute towards providing safer breathing environment to the masses. The CO2 Arrester captures carbon dioxide from the automobile exhaust before it is released in the atmosphere... Details
1118Smart Head-LightsSmart Head lights are being used in developed countries,These lights senses oncoming vehicles and adjust the light range automatically thus save the other drivers from sharp glare or vision blocking ... Details

Counter Terrorism

1277Fight TerrorismTerrorism has come a highly destructive phenomenon in recent years.There are no security arrangements to be done immediately in case of such activities.Our idea will help to overcome this issue.... Details
13105Homeland SecurityThe need to address the security concerns of the citizens has greatly increased lately. People belonging to all walks of life have never been so insecure. Tackling these issues is the need of the hour... Details
14136Security MeshMonitoring large areas using a robust mesh of small solar power devices with customized sensing suited to each location; Realtime monitoring of area and alarm generation at central control panel.... Details
15153RelFund TransparencyBuilding the trust between Government institutes, Religious intitutes and Public. All the funds transferring among these stake holders will be visible with help of Telecom companies.... Details
16162InFence To safeguard premises and avoid any intrusion, we propose to deploy a network of vibration sensors on the perimeter of an institution that detects any intrusion and promptly sends notification.... Details
17173R.D.TRadio Defense Turret (R.D.T) eases the job of a security personnel placed at a check post as it allows to remotely control a gun from 40 ft away. ensuring his safety from any terrorist attack. ... Details
18214OMNESTo use smartphone and companion device to easily verify all the different documents (like CNIC, drivers, arms license etc) using sensors for barcodes, QR codes, magnetic strips and facial recognition.... Details
19110Dead IEDThe project aims at establishing a prototype of Fake GSM BTS that will selectively jam the communication and dump it in order to prevent triggering of IED through it. ... Details
20128fortify mewe will secure this world by making us responsible for everyone. Help us handling emergency situations (from natural disaster to any terror activity ) with help of people in surrounding .... Details
21185Hawk WatchA system that will automatically identify the suspects and suspicious vehicles. After automatic verification the systems may generate alerts and notifications to security officials.... Details

Defence Technologies

2270SARSTIONSince long,oceans have remained dangerous due to their vastness but this never stopped enemies from waging wars through waters.Oil exploration and advancement in telecomm sector.... Details
2387AS&SASBeing in the 21st century The present manual working of the daily tasks of Pakistan Army Battalions needs to be Digitized to match the other countries. This will increase the efficiency of our Army.... Details
24219Armor AdvantageCreate brand persona along with marketing material themes for a defense company.... Details


2547WaveWave, we believe, will forever change the course of how people around the world deliver their presentations, whether they are business personnel, tech directors or students.... Details
2667Easy ElectronicsAn easy to use electronics kit, including electronics components, micro controller and various energy sources. Providing an insight into electrical engineering for young students in a fun way.... Details
2749Career CounsellingDue to lack of proper guidance facilities in remote areas students don't know/think less about many prosperous fields and waste a lot of time. Counselling those students will lead to a better future... Details
2876Author's UnitedAuthor's United provides editing, guiding, publishing and royalty services to creative authors and researchers from less developed countries to present their creative writings in international market.... Details
29117startupentrepreneursProvide a platform which will motivate by sharing startup stories and also help in growth by finding investors and giving exposure to startup entrepreneurs... Details
30142Beyond WordsAn application for autistic communication to generate semantically and grammatically correct sentences automatically using pictures, by using natural language processing and artificial intelligence.... Details
3163PSIThe policy institute will provide the student population of Pakistan with a platform to suggest solutions to problems of national & social importance and contribute to the policy development process.... Details
32194Library ManagementCreating a wider, boundary-less access for NUST students to library resources across H-12, through enhanced user registration, improvised inventory planning and eliminating resource redundancies.... Details
33217DreamCatcherEmotional & Psychological distress caused by a variety of factors incl. terrorism can be reduced by awareness, therapy & social activism. Victim connects anonymously with counselor. No social stigma... Details


3428Be SafeNatural gas is injected into our houses for everyday use. Through out the year, stoves are lit and in winters, gas heaters, geysers as well as steamers are utilized. Not everyone is careful. ... Details
3588SwingeryPlaygrounds are deserted at night mainly due to load-shedding and / or theft of lighting fixtures. The solution aims to provide a quick settable lighting solution for swings using the swinging energy.... Details
36106Smart StreetsState of the art street lighting control network for safer and energy efficient cities of the future.... Details
37161WPC2Keeping our energy crises in mind, people are wasting energy and spending a lot of money. I have a solution that helps reduce energy consumption by 25%. Payback is very fast, often less than a year... Details
3814HyPR-MEETProduction of Hydrogen Gas from Biomass. The novel technology would not only be useful to overcome the problems of disposal of solid wastes but majorly relieve the energy crisis in closed communities.... Details
3925Chick PowerPoultry litter is rich source of Carbon and Nitrogen, we plan to ferment it and generate Biogas and electricity for poultry farms.... Details
4033e-EnergyTo create Biofuel through genetically engineered Escherichia coli. Biofuel seperation through permeable membrane and pervaporation technology. Construction of the Bioreactor to carry out the mechanism... Details
41135LumosUcchali Lake in Pakistan has rich source of halophilic bacteria that have the potential to produce electricity and if applied in a bioreactor, the shortfall of electricity can be met through this.... Details
4275RevnergyAmid prevailing energy crisis in Pakistan and a global outcry for a sustainable energy future; 'revnergy' presents an optimal investment strategy, to bring us closer to the desired energy future.... Details
43141WitricityIt will give us great help to eliminate wired communication between a transmission and receiving device, specially where we can't use wired medium. As already, I have done lot of work in my BE in 2009... Details
44212GravoGravo is an Ingenious Design that employs compound gearing to convert potential Energy into Mechanical work (Rotation of fan Blades), It's a cheap, durable and free to run personal 6" fan.... Details
45213BioGreen BioGreen aims at producing bio oil from the decomposition of agricultural waste (sugar bagasse). This will greatly help in easing Pakistan’s dependence on foreign oil and stabilizing economic growth.... Details
4645BioDieselOur idea is to convert used vegetable oil into BioDiesel. Thus providing an alternate to the diesel imports with the benefit of being cheap, green and independent of International market fluctuations.... Details
47158New-Era-Petrol-PumpsDevelopment of Magnetostrictive probe to measure the volume of petroleum products of petrol pumps in Pakistan.Currently it is being done by Dipstick method which is inaccurate and non-standarized.... Details


48120Pollution DetectionAir pollution is an emerging threat to global environment; it causes various health problems in millions of people in the world every year including asthma, emphysema, heart diseases and other lethal conditions. The most important and major air pollutants are; Carbon Monoxide, Sulfur Dioxide, Nitrog... Details
49193Soot StaticSoot Static employs the Idea of an indigenously produced Improvised Electrostatic Precipitator for the Brick kiln industry to capture Soot (flyash) & utilize the by product for its pozzolanic property... Details
50215Mec Vertsystem that enables the municipal authorities to have a clear idea of sites to target first for waste collection.All that is needed is to click an image and the system tells the type of the garbage.... Details


518Amplyopia TechnotherapyThis project aims at creating a virtual reality game, specifically designed to help amblyopia & strabismus using Google Cardboard VR & LeapMotion Controller.... Details
5210TrequantWorking in the field of bioinformatics,developing an ergonomic wearable for better diagnosis and effective tracking of tremor in patient's activities, tasks and pattern for understandable demographics... Details
5319GlucoSmartGlucoSmart is a standalone non-invasive blood glucose monitoring device that accurately measures the blood sugar level in real time in a pain-free manner . ... Details
5438WQCSDevelopment of an automated system that can effectively measure quality parameters of water at different points in water distribution network till it reaches the end user and convey information to Web... Details
5539WeCAMWeCAM is a non-invasive early warning Wearable Continuous Asthma Monitor that aims to predict if an asthma attack is imminent and thus assist the asthmatic to retain the disease in controlled state.... Details
5652Glaucoma DetectionGlaucoma causes permanent blindness. Its early detection is critical and is manually carried out by doctors. Our product automates the process and reduces the chances of glaucoma by early detection.... Details
5772WheresMyDocWheresMyDoc, a web and smartphone app, allows to freely search,rate and review doctors in Pakistan; Hence contributing to eliminating fraud and incompetent doctors and ensuring quality health service... Details
58121HealthHubHealthHub aims to innovate the healthcare sector by redefining the way diagnostic reports from clinical labs are shared with doctors and patients using interactive visualizations and smartphones.... Details
59123LithomaticIndigenous Design and Fabrication of a cost-effective, safe and smart intra-corporeal pneumatic lithotripter - a device which is used to treat the urinary stone disease without surgical incisions.... Details
60181Retino ImagenComputer aided automated dual classification system for the detection and characterization of Proliferative Diabetic Retinopathy on early stage to prevent vision loss and blindness of affected person.... Details
61184Travel MDA website providing detailed information about disease preventive vaccinations and their availability in hospitals of Pakistan. It will also provide general information on various seasonal allergies.... Details
62192PockedoctorImagine having the tools (hardware and software) to aid the doctor for your checkups right from home! Our team at Pockedoctor is redefining the healthcare sector by connecting doctors with patients.... Details
6323MicrobeHuntThe project is designed to find out multi-drug resistant bacteria prevalent in our country, and finding out effective treatment regime for our population. ... Details
6432Ears protection Hearing is an important sense. If the gel made from sound absorbing nano particles is used on noisy core of machines in industry such as sugar and steel mill, hearing loss can be prevented.... Details
6536GENEiewe want to create a setup that helps in changing perceptions, encouraging families and guiding them regarding genetic disorders and avoid complications that can be caused due to genetic disorders.... Details
6640Anti-Diabetic FormulationsPHB coated Insulin Pills will give Diabetes patients the chance to avoid the pain of needles and has the potential of enhanced patient compliance. These could save millions, the pain of daily shots.... Details
6748FluoroDot Tech.In every 7/10 patients, cancer spreads due to untimely detection. We present Quantum Dots-Antibody device which is cost effective, helps in early stage detection of cancer & provides targeted therapy... Details
6871Pak-CancerDBTo offer an Internet-accessible database that oncologists anywhere in Pakistan can employ to aid in decision making and defining priorities about the best course of treatment/HLA match for patients... Details
69115Cavity-free CandySweets are going to be produced with extract from the herbal plants of Pakistan and then take that odorless, and tasteless extract and add it in the candies so children can have no cavities. ... Details
70118Medical recordsThere is no vast medical record database of patients visiting hospitals in Pakistan. There is a need to develop such database which is accessible to all hospitals to know history of patients.... Details
71132Eye XplorerEye Xplorer is a Mobile App that identifies the user's risk for the condition of being anemic or having cataract just by taking a selfie of Eye.... Details
72134SmartStethThe proposed system 'SmartSteth' dubbed as a portable doctor will be able to help a trained health worker in early detection of pneumonia as well as in its treatment. ... Details
73156He'll-MeetHe'll-Meet is a redesigned helmet that is safer and overcomes the limitations of conventional helmet. With its features, it will reduce the chances of deaths and serious injuries in case of accidents.... Details
74188PURWAIn most areas where underground water is polluted or saline, acquiring of pure drinking water is a serious problem. our solution will provide potable water out of humid air.... Details
7584EoCAThis Kinect Based application will enable the children with neurological difficulties to get education in this alternative fashion by the gestures of their hands because they can't study like others.... Details
7689SleepApnea DetectionA device which will serve as a replacement of Polysomnography. It will record the bio-physiological changes that occur during sleep of the patient and if detects apnea, will sound an alarm.... Details
77210mhealthEduAn app for educating people about trending diseases, giving a list and classification of diseases,details for cause,symptoms,health tips,treatment,cost,nearby hospitals,funds and online help by expert... Details
7834HEALTH STARTProviding healthy and quality lunch boxes in every Nursery Schools throughout Pakistan, so that every child has a healthy and happy jump start. ... Details
79155BCMISBCMIS (Bar coding medication information system), using GS1 health standards, for medicines can reduce medication errors; improve patient safety by verification into the “five rights” of medication.... Details
80171PredicitifyPredicitify will be a soft sensor designed to identify hazards and predict the level of risk in an any work place. The main objective is to devise an early warning system to tackle unsafe situations.... Details
81163Fight Cancer!Breast cancer is the leading cause of death in developing countries.Mortality rate depends upon the early diagnosis of breast cancer.... Details
82176RobexThis device is dedicated for rehabilitation of weak and injured people.Exoskeleton being a wearable robotic device attached to a human arm with different control strategies to perform daily life duty.... Details

Mobile Apps

8362RowA virtual queue for CNG and petrol pumps, so you can wait for your turn at home or workplace, and get notified just before your turn is due.... Details
8491Tracker JackerInefficient tracking of inventory is the cause of huge amount of revenue loss in our industry. We present a low cost RFID based solution to better tracking and management of tons of items produced.... Details
85189ZimmedariZimmedari will be a vicinity based, social network mobile application targeted to address and solve Local community challenges by making residents more vocal about the challenges they face everyday.... Details
8679Eagle EyeEagle Eye is android based multi-featured mobile app to assist tourists in planning and enjoying the trip. Features are augmented reality view, maintaining database and interacting with web APIs.... Details
8781eyeConA smart phone application that can change the way eye tests are performed.It includes the most common eye tests like Color Blindness test, Near/Far vision tests and the fundus image acquisition. ... Details
8883NUSTBookNUSTBook is a mobile application that allows its users to access LMS on their mobile screens with a better and easy interface. It also includes other functions of relative importance related to NUST. ... Details
8998HelpMateHelpMate Android app is a central platform for linking seekers to volunteers and donors; to enable them to seek and extend all types of social services including financial, blood, disaster-relief etc.... Details
90122Surveillance Applicationsurveillance Application with light weight gadget connected to Application to identify person’s location and pulse detector will inform either device is removed or still carrying it.... Details
91124VIAAVIAA will facilitate visually impaired people to use android phones efficiently without touching. It will help the user to operate the android phone and get benefited from it's features. ... Details
92152CozepMobile cloud for collaborative search and retrieval of files in peer to peer network and also enabling users to submit recorded hatred information to centralized server.... Details
93164Mobile LibraryMoble library is an android application having functionality of online library for a particular university with some extra features i.e student course group ,tagging , sharing ,downloading and chat.... Details
94183Complaint-Lodging AppMCMS Android App is a proposed solution for complaint lodging process in Rawalpindi Cantt. It enables the citizens to lodge and track the progress of their complaints and get post job feedback.... Details
95186Automation The concept of connecting home appliances to the internet so the user can control them online is an important advancement, known as the ‘Internet of Things’. It is a growing field, with important applications in a number of areas, including home automation. An IP based air conditioning system wi... Details
96151ReVtailA service that enables shoppers to report; with evidence, supermarkets that overprice their items. Other shoppers can search for and compare nearby supermarkets with the best prices.... Details

Safety, Convenience and Savings

97107iPlugAvoid separate wiring for UPS/Solar Power by connecting the heavy loads (e.g. Fridge) via the iPlug.... Details
98119ThunderThunder aims to provide a platform for people to solve location based social problems in any city & provide a medium for govt agencies to reach max online audience in any city at the time of emergency... Details
99174Intelligent PhoneAn intelligent cellular phone,simultaneously connected to all cellular networks around it, and will choose best cellular network for service access. Purpose is to facilitate the user for QoS assurance... Details

Sports BioMechanics & Gaming

10054CricFlexA wearable device for real time analysis of a bowler's action to check its legality. With wireless monitoring on an android app.... Details
10182COCCOC is racing video game for mobile devices and computer in a 3D environment.It features a racing style that incorporate real world cars and locales with arcade styles handling and vehicular combat.... Details

Traffic Services

10213CALVRIOnline portal to access vehicle and licensing data.Automates paper-based challans used by ITP,reminder of due payment of road taxes,challans and online applications for the renewal of driving license.... Details


1039CYKIQCYKIQ is one of a kind unique, short distance travelling solution for closed communities. Professionally designed automated bicycle hiring system is the core of the company which is fast and secure.... Details