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.


Prof. Dr. Syed Irfan Hyder Vice Chancellor
Dr. Nida Hussain Pro Chancellor
Dr. Abbas Zafar Dean, Faculty of Health Sciences
Dr. Rafeeq Alam Khan Dean, Faculty of Pharmacy
Dr. Talat Mirza Director Research
Engr. Dr. Fahad Azim Dean, Faculty of Engineering Sciences & Technology
Dr. Tabiba Tasneem Qureshi Dean, Faculty of Eastern Medicine & Natural Sciences
Dr. Fauzia Shamim Dean, Faculty of Liberal Arts & Human Sciences
Ms. Shaaista Sarki Dean, Faculty of Law
Dr. Pamela Marshall Dean Faculty of Nursing
Dr. Anwar Ejaz Beg Advisor to Chancellor
Dr. Ejaz Ahmed Vohra Director, Post Graduate Clinical Faculty of Health Sciences
Dr. Mervyn Hosein Principal, ZIauddin College of Dentistry
Dr. Zahida Memon HOD & Professor, Pharmacology, Ziauddin Medical College
Dr. Nuzhat Hassan Acting Principal, Ziauddin Medical College
Ms. Amina A. Siddiqui Principal, Ziauddin College of Speech Language & Hearing Sciences
Dr. Saeeda Baig HOD Biochemistry Faculty of Medicine
Dr. Muhammad Asif Director, Quality Enhancement Cell
Engr. Capt. (Retd) Waqar Hussain Registrar, Ziauddin University
Mr. Suhail Ahmed Controller of Examinations
Dr. Zil-e-Rubab Professor of Biochemistry Faculty of Health Sciences
Ms. Sumaira Imran Principal, ZIauddin College of Rehabilitation Sciences (ZCRS)
Dr. Shamim Mushtaq Director PG FHS
Dr. Adeel Arsalan Director PG FOP
Dr. Shaikh Muhammad Munaf Director PG ZUFESTM
Dr. Zulfiqar Umrani Director ORIC & Additional Registrar Academics