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List of notable or famous engineers from Pakistan, with bios and photos, including the top engineers born in Pakistan and even some popular engineers who immigrated to Pakistan. If you're trying to find out the names of famous Pakistani engineers then this list is the perfect resource for you. These engineers are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known engineer from Pakistan is included when available.

This list below has a variety of people, like Abdul Qadeer Khan and Faisal Qureshi, in it.

This historic engineers from Pakistan list can help answer the questions "Who are some Pakistani engineers of note?" and "Who are the most famous engineers from Pakistan?" These prominent engineers of Pakistan may or may not be currently alive, but what they all have in common is that they're all respected Pakistani engineers.

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Abdul Qadeer Khan is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Engineers from Pakistan
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Abdul Qadeer Khan, NI, HI, FPAS, also known by some in Pakistan as Mohsin-e-Pakistan, more popularly known as A. Q. Khan, is a Pakistani nuclear physicist and a metallurgical engineer, colloquially regarded as the founder of HEU based Gas-centrifuge uranium enrichment program for Pakistan's integrated atomic bomb project. He founded and established the Kahuta Research Laboratories in 1976, being both its senior scientist and the Director-General until his retirement in 2001, and he was an early and vital figure in other science projects. Apart from participating in Pakistan's atomic bomb project, he made major contributions in molecular morphology, physical martensite, and its integrated ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 82

Birthplace: Bhopal, India

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Amir Muqam

Amir Muqam, is a Pakistani politician, national conservative, and mechanical engineer who is currently serving as the Special Assistant to the Prime Minister on Political Affairs since 29 October 2013. He is also the senior vice president of Pakistan Muslim League for Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa branch. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 54

Birthplace: Swat District, Pakistan

Chaudhry Abdul Majeed is a Pakistani nuclear chemist and an atomic weapon and technology expert. He is known as one of the pioneers of Pakistan's nuclear deterrent programme, and has worked closely with former PAEC Chairman Munir Ahmad Khan's plutonium reprocessing project. He rose to prominence when he was apprehended by Pakistan's intelligence agencies in a joint operation in late October 2001. Majeed was also a one of the founding member of Sultan Bashiruddin Mahmood's Ummah Tameer-e-Nau charity; an NGO which caused an international embarrassment for Pakistan. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 81

Birthplace: Lahore, Pakistan

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Elahi Bux Soomro is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Engineers from Pakistan
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Elahi Bux Soomro or Illahi Bukhsh Soomro is a Pakistani senior politician and legislator. He was the 16th Speaker of National Assembly of Pakistan. He is from the most influential political family of Sindh. He has held several federal ministries, including portfolios of Ministry of Industries and Production, Ministry of Housing & Works, Ministry of Defence Production, Ministry of IT, Ministry of Science & Technology, Ministry of Information & Broadcasting, Ministry of Water and Power. He is one of few politicians who have been very close to Presidents and Prime Ministers Of Islamic Republic of Pakistan. He has been a close and childhood friend of Zulfiqar Ali Bhutto, favourite of Zia-ul-Haq ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 91

Birthplace: Karachi, Pakistan

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