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 SiddiquiVice Chancellor
Dr. Abbas ZafarDean, Faculty of Health Sciences
Dr. Talat MirzaDean Research
Engr. Dr. Fahad AzimDean, ZUFEST
Dr. Fauzia ShamimDean, FLAHS
Ms. Shaaista SarkiDean, Faculty of Law
Dr. Tasneem QureshiDean, Faculty of Eastern Med & Natural
Dr. Rafeeq Alam KhanDean Pharmacy
Dr. Anwar Ejaz BegAdvisor to Chancellor
Dr. Ejaz Ahmad VohraDirector PG Studies, Clinical
Dr. Mervyn HoseinPrincipal, ZCD
Dr. Zahida MemonPrincipal, ZMC
Engr. Dr. Muhammad AsifChairperson, Electrical Engg, ZUFEST
Dr. Nuzhat HassanProf. Anatomy Department
Professor Emeritus:Nil
Dr. Saeeda BaigSecretary
Dr. Arshia SaminDirector Quality Enhancement Cell
Engr. Capt. Syed Waqar HussainRegistrar
Mr. Suhail AhmedController of Examinations
Dr. Nida HussainPro Chancellor (Invitees)
Dr. Arif HussainInvitees
Dr. Zile RubabChairperson CRC (Invitees)
Ms. Sumaira Imran FarooquiPrincipal, ZCPT (Invitees)
Ms. Alia NasirPrincipal, ZCN (Invitees)
Dr. Qamar Jamal(Invitees)
Ms. Amina SiddiquiPrincipal, ZCSLHS (Invitees)