BASR Committee

The BASR (Board of Advanced Studies and Research) monitors and advises on all matters related to advanced studies and research in the university. The University aims at excellence in basic, clinical and population-based research. It offers ample opportunities to departments, graduates and undergraduate students interested in undertaking research.

The University research priorities commensurate primarily with the health care priorities of the country. Research projects are supported and encouraged in clinical sciences, basic medical sciences and health systems. The University collaborates with other national institutions for research activities being conducted by postgraduate students and the faculty. It also extends financial support to undergraduate students and faculty for the purpose of research.

Undergraduate students from the very first year are encouraged for electives within the university or in other institutions to gain hands-on experience in laboratory techniques or community based surveys.


Dr. Pirzada Qasim Raza Siddiqui Vice Chancellor
Dr. Abbas Zafar Dean, Faculty of Health Sciences
Dr. Talat Mirza Dean Research
Engr. Dr. Fahad Azim Dean, ZUFEST
Dr. Fauzia Shamim Dean, FLAHS
Ms. Shaaista Sarki Dean, Faculty of Law
Dr. Tasneem Qureshi Dean, Faculty of Eastern Med & Natural
Dr. Rafeeq Alam Khan Dean Pharmacy
Dr. Anwar Ejaz Beg Advisor to Chancellor
Dr. Ejaz Ahmad Vohra Director PG Studies, Clinical
Dr. Mervyn Hosein Principal, ZCD
Dr. Zahida Memon Principal, ZMC
Engr. Dr. Muhammad Asif Chairperson, Electrical Engg, ZUFEST
Dr. Nuzhat Hassan Prof. Anatomy Department
Professor Emeritus: Nil
Dr. Saeeda Baig Secretary
Dr. Arshia Samin Director Quality Enhancement Cell
Engr. Capt. Syed Waqar Hussain Registrar
Mr. Suhail Ahmed Controller of Examinations
Dr. Nida Hussain Pro Chancellor (Invitees)
Dr. Arif Hussain Invitees
Dr. Zile Rubab Chairperson CRC (Invitees)
Ms. Sumaira Imran Farooqui Principal, ZCPT (Invitees)
Ms. Alia Nasir Principal, ZCN (Invitees)
Dr. Qamar Jamal (Invitees)
Ms. Amina Siddiqui Principal, ZCSLHS (Invitees)