Umair Jaswal
Category: Alumni Featured Stories
Published on: May 4, 2016

umair jaswalDegree: MS-Geophysics

Batch: 2012-2014

Umair Jaswal is a multiple Award winning rock musician hailing from Islamabad, Pakistan but best known as the youngest ROCK ICON in Pakistan. Umair Jaswal the outstanding performer on the world’s renowned Coke Studio in both season 5, season 6 & season 8. He is the multi award winning vocalist that includes the best Rock Vocalist in South Asia & Bronze at Global Indie awards with over 50 countries competition.

He did MS Geo sciences from Bahria University. He had been representing Bahria on many platforms being Bahria’s best rock vocalist and the solo artist. Umair’s signature prowess as a musician is generally noted as his 4-octave vocal range, and for his ability to belt out powerful vocal lines. The young Jaswal became infamous in the Islamabad underground music scene with his band Silver Smoke and won a few battle of the bands nationwide. But it was the year 2007 that brought much attention to his vocal talents when he formed a new band called Qayaas. He played sound stacks of various Pakistani movies and currently working on many national as well as international projects.