UC engineering students gain top award from National Amateur Radio Association

Two UC engineering students have received awards for attaining the supreme score of 100% in their Amateur Radio exams.

Narottam Royal ZL3NR  and Nazir Ikhtiari ZL3NMI sat their radio exams at the Christchurch Amateur Radio Club earlier this year, having taken part in an intensive weekend course of in radio theory.  Their awards were issued by the New Zealand Amateur Radio Transmitters association, and were presented by the club president Ian MacPherson, and Fred Samandari, director of the  UC Wireless Research Centre .

Narottam Royal ZL3NR receives badge from club president Ian McPherson
Fred Samandari awards badge to Nazir Ikhtiari ZL3NMI

The Christchurch club holds HamCram courses four times a year, and is open to anyone interested in becoming a amateur radio operator. More information on future courses can be found at:

http://www.chchhamradio.org.nz/HamCram/HamCram.pdf