Abdul Rahim India

Biography of Abdul Rahim

Abdul Rahim graduated BSc from the University in 1916. He was born at Srinagar, India, son of Abdul Aziz, a government telegraph master.

Rahim enrolled at the University in 1911, aged 16, giving his hometown as Uddingston. He studied the standard Engineering curriculum, taking classes in Maths, Natural Philosophy, as well as a physical laboratory class in his first year. In his second he took classes in Chemistry, drawing, and a further laboratory class.

Rahmin returned to India where he was employed as an engineer for the Public Works Department at Karpurthala.


Archival Materials

  • DC 183/11/44 Register of Members (1920)
  • R3/1/2 Register of dates of birth of graduates Vol.IV 1916-1920
  • R4/5/5 Schedule of Graduates in Science (B.sci.), 1914-17


Abdul Rahim
Born 1 July 1894.
GU Degree: BSc, 1916; Science and Engineering,
University Link: Graduate
Occupation categories: engineers
English snippet: Engineering graduate of the University of Glasgow in 1916
Record last updated: 16th Jun 2014

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India India, Srinagar
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