Polytechnical University of Kabul
|Kabul Polytechnic University|
|Established||1963 (Kabul Polytechnic College, founded in 1951)|
|Students||547 new, 900 continuing|
The Polytechical University of Kabul is a university in Kabul, Afghanistan. It was established in 1963 in the Karte Mamourin area beside the Intercontinental Hotel. The university has seven faculties ( Construction, Geology and mines, Computer Science, Chemical Technology, Hydraulics structures, Electrics and transportation)with many sub-departments, including more than 300 professional and many general subject departments.
In June 2002, the first government of Afghanistan was formed by the Loya Jirga which took place at a tent on the campus of the Polytechnical University. The tent was especially built for housing the gathering of the 1,500 representatives.
- Ahmad Shah Massoud (The National Hero of Afghanistan)
- Eklil Ahmad Hakimi (1991), former Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs
- Afghanistan SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY
- Bewig, Matt (2012-01-15). "Ambassador from Afghanistan: Who Is Eklil Ahmad Hakimi?". AllGov. Retrieved 2013-04-09.
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