The Council for Advanced Studies and Research at the University of Karachi on Friday awarded 26 doctorates, 60 MPhil and seven MS in various disciplines.
Registrar Prof Dr Abdul Waheed said on Friday that the ASRB, at its recently held meeting under the chairmanship of Vice Chancellor Prof Khalid Mahmood Irqai, awarded the diplomas.
MPhil diplomas were awarded to Maria Khalid, Hina Kausar, Fayyaz Ali, Hafiza Sumaiyya Jamal, Khadija Rehman, Tasneef Azam, Sonia Zahara, Fouzia Naz and Aqsa Sultan enrolled in the chemistry department of the HEJ.
Farman Zeeshan and Fida Hussain graduated with master’s degrees in Islamic learning, Hina Nizam and Noureen in psychology, Kiran, Saira Naqvi, Afshan Rafat and Rafiq Ahmed in teacher training, Dania in mathematics, Syed M. Neaz Ahmed and Syed Haris Ahmed in chemistry, Hejab Zehra in biochemistry, Tuba Abid in biochemistry, Ijlal Mansoor in economics, Aftab Hussain in Islamic banking and finance, Amjad Hussain and Sardar Zahid ur Rehman in Pakistani studies, Faizan Hasan in philosophy, Malik Munazza Khan in European studies and Fatima in molecular medicine.
In addition, Mr. Amjad Ilyas, Humair Jahangir and Asad Zameer obtained their Masters degrees in Space and Planetary Astrophysics, Farhan Yaseen, Fida Muhammad, Sheeba Tahir, Mr. Omair Sabir and Nadia Shah in Applied Economics, Tabbsum Kausar and Saba Naz in education, Hira Arif and Nazia Tabbasum in pharmaceutical chemistry, Nighat Shaheen and Numra Amin in genetics, Mr. Noman Arshad Lari and Farzana Hameed in health, physical education and sports sciences.
Noor ul Ain Usamni received her Masters in Public Administration, Imran Ahmed in Sindhi, Dr Fauzia Hashmi in Clinical Pathology, Kulsoom in Botany, Uzma Riyaz in English Literature, Bushra Ameen in KUBS, Shomaila in Urdu, Farooq Ahmed in Commerce, Dr Muhammad Khalid and Rida Tariq in microbiology, Zeba Zakaria Motiwala in history, Saba Mumtaz in clinical psychology, Momina Zarish Khan in pharmacy, Asif Ali in sociology and Hafiz M. Usman in physiology.
PhDs were awarded to Hafiza Maria Hassan Padhiar at Usool Ud Din, Muhammad Salman Qureshi got his doctorate in chemistry, Bashir Ahmed got his doctorate in European studies, Aqeel Hayder got his doctorate in social work, Juliyana and Kanwal Aftab have obtained a PhD in Political Science, Zubair Tayyab and M. Rehan in Islamic Learning, Qurratul Ain Leghari in Pharmaceutical Chemistry, Aisha Tabassum in Botany, M. Mudasir Nawaz Mughal in Islamic History, Juweria Shahrukh Effendi in Molecular Medicine, Ayesha Siddiqui and Tooba Farooqi in psychology, and Faizan Mirza in physiology.
Likewise, Muhammad Azhar Khan received a PhD in Environmental Studies, Muhammad Umair in Economics, Yumna Fazal in Biochemistry, Noreen Manzoor and Julia Servar in Urdu, Mussarrat Shaheen in Persian, Farzana Abu Bakar in Biochemistry, Hina Sheikh in Food Science and Technology. , Salman Manzoor, and Omar Ahmed Shaikh and Ammad Zafar in public administration.
30 credit hour master’s course degrees were awarded to Abeela Khatoon, Amer Abdur Rehman, Habib Rehmat, Junaid Bin Zia and Qurat ul Ain in Geography, as well as Qamar Iqbal Khan and Sauda Haider in Public Administration.