Dr. Sayeed Ghani

Associate Dean Faculty of Computer Science, Chairman Academic Committee & Associate Professor
Phd. Columbia University(USA)
B.S., M.I.T (USA)
Email: sghani at


  • Ex-Member, Technical Staff at NYNEX Science & Technology.
  • Ex-IT Head, ABN-AMRO Bank and State Life Insurance Corporation of Pakistan.
  • Author of a number of publications in leading IEEE journals.
  • Worked at GTE Labs in the US and Laboratory of Computer Science, MIT
  • Research and Teaching interests include simulation and performance analysis of wireless networks, routing in Mobile Ad-hoc Networks and information security risk assessment based on Markov Analysis. Currently supervising 4 PhD students in the department.
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Dr. Amber Gul Rashid

Assistant Professor and Director Quality Enhancement Cell (QEC) PhD (Business and Management), University of Salford, UK 
MSc (Computation), UMIST, UK 
BA (Hons.) Business Studies, University of Sheffield, UK 
International Baccalaureate, UWC of the Atlantic, Wales, UK
Email: arashid at


  • Shell, Netherlands


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Dr. Imran Rauf

amberAssistant Professor
PhD (Computer Science), Max Planck Institute for Computer Science, Germany
Masters (Computer Science), Saarland University, Germany
Bachelors (Computer Science), University of Karachi


  • Assistant Professor, Department of Computer Science, National University of Computer Sciences
  • Visiting Foreign Faculty Member, Department of Computer Science, University of Karachi Postdoc, Chair of Bioinformatics, University of Jena, Germany
  • Doctoral Student Max Planck Institute for Computer Science, Germany
  • Research Assistant, Reactive Systems Group, Saarland University, Germany
  • Cooperative Teacher,, Department of Computer Science, University of Karachi


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Dr. Nasir Touheed

Professor & Coordinator Testing Services
Ph.D, University of Leeds, England, UK
M.Sc in Applied Mathematics, University of Karachi
M.A in Mathematics, University of California, Los Angeles
MS in Operations Research, University of California, Los Angeles
Email: ntouheed at

  • Holds a doctoral degree in Computer Science from the University of Leeds, England, UK. Prior to that he has also earned two master degrees (the first one is in Mathematics and the other one is in Operations Research) from UCLA (University of California, Los Angeles)
  • Worked as an Associate Professor and the Chairman of the Department of Computer Science, Karachi University
  • More than thirty two years of teaching experience at the University of Karachi
  • Member of the IBA Board of Governors
  • Author of 10 research publications
  • Currently he is also a member of the Ph.D Steering Committee looking after the Ph.D program at IBA
  • His area of research includes Parallel Processing, Operations Research, Numerical Analysis, Data Warehousing and Data Mining

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Dr. Quratulain Nizamuddin Rajput

Assistant Professor
PhD (Computer Science), IBA
MS (Computer Science), SZABIST
Email: qrajput at



  • Six years Teaching Experience with Hamdard University.
  • Teaching Experience with IBA.
  • Research Interest: Semantic Web, Information Extraction, Ontology.


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Dr. Sajjad Haider

Associate Professor
PhD, George Mason University, USA
M.S., George Mason University, USA
Email: sahaider at



  • Honorary Associate, Innovation and Enterprise Research Lab, University of Technology, Sydney
  • Heads Artificial Intelligence Lab at the Institute of Business Administration, Karachi
  • Team Lead of Karachi Koalas, a joint RoboCup Soccer team of Institute of Business Administration, Karachi and University of Technology, Sydney
  • Recipient of Best Teacher Award from HEC (Pakistan), Endeavour Fellowship from Australian Government, Best Paper Award from International Council on Systems Engineering (USA) and Best Student Paper Award from Command and Control Research and Program (USA).
  • Best Student Award in MS (from George Mason University), MCS (from Karachi University - Gold Medalist) and B.Sc. (Hons.) (from Karachi University - Gold Medalist)
  • Areas of interest: Artificial Intelligence, Probabilistic Reasoning, Computational Intelligence, Data Mining, Cognitive Robotics, Machine Learning and Systems Engineering.


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Dr. Shakeel Ahmed Khoja

Professor & Chairperson, Department of Computer Science
Post-Doc Fellowship, University of Southampton, U.K.
Ph.D., University of Southampton, U.K. 
Bachelors of Engg., University of Engineering & Technology Mehran, Pakistan.
Email: skhoja at


  • Adjunct Research Fellow, Learning Societies Lab (LSL), School of Electronics and Computer Science (ECS), University of Southampton, U.K
  • Commonwealth Academic Fellow
  • Awarded Best Teacher Award 2003 by Higher Education Commission (HEC), Government of Pakistan
  • Head of Engineering Programs and Associate Professor, Bahria University, Pakistan. (2004-2009)
  • General Exposure: Multidisciplinary in academia in terms of curriculum and systems development; leadership at program level; teamwork at institutional level; participation at various levels in international conferences and forums; reviewer of research journals. Member of various academic and professional bodies (IEEE, BCS)
  • Teaching & Research (15 years): University of Southampton, Southampton U.K., KIIT-University of Huddersfield U.K., and Bahria University, Karachi, Pakistan
  • Academic Administration (8 years): Worked as Head of Engineering Programs at Bahria University Pakistan for four years, Pathway Leader at KIIT-University of Huddersfield UK for two years and Project Manager at University of Southampton UK for two years
  • Research Interests: Learning Technologies, Usage of Web Technologies into learning, Multimedia Systems, Digital Video/Image Processing and Storage, Internet programming
  • Over 25 Research publications in peer reviewed International Journals and Conferences.
  • HEC approved PhD Supervisor.


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Dr. Zaheeruddin Asif

Assistant Professor
Ph.D., Temple University, USA
M.B.A., Institute of Business Administration
PGD, Institute of Business Administration
Email: zasif at


  • Professional experience with Indus Motors and IBM
  • Author of a number of research papers
  • Areas of special interest are Information Systems Management, Systems Analysis and Design, Database Management and Data Communications


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Engr. Dr. Syed Irfan Nabi

Assistant Professor
Ph.D. (MIS), Institute of Business Administration, Karachi, Pakistan;
M.S., George Washington University, USA;
PGD, Technical Education, Islamic University of Technology, (OIC) Dhaka;
B.Sc. (Engg.), University of Engineering and Technology, Peshawar
Email: syedirfannabi at


  • Currently pursuing Ph.D. at IBA
  • Extensive international experience of working as System specialist, IT support staff, Technical trainer and Maintenance engineer in Pakistan, the USA, South Korea and Bangladesh.
  • His areas of interest include Information Security Management, Information Technology Policy and Planning and Information Systems Audit.


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Abdul Wajed Khan

Assistant Professor, Program Coordinator for MBA (Evening Program)
M.C.S., University of Karach
Email: at



  • Areas of special interest are Programming and Scripting Languages, Graphics, Numerical Computing and Operating Systems.
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Ameer H. Rizvi

M.B.A. (General Management), University of the East Manila, Philippines
Email: sarizvi at




  • An ERP consultant (Oracle Financials) with more than ten years experience in business consulting, process analysis and business modeling.
  • Areas of expertise are Supply Chain Management and CRM.
  • Corporate experience includes companies like Oracle, KPMG and Arther Consulting.
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Dr. S. M. Faisal Iradat

Assistant Professor
Ph.D. (CS), Institute of Business Administration, Karachi, Pakistan
M.S. (CS), SZABIST, Pakistan
MCS, University of Karachi, Pakistan
B.Sc., University of Karachi, Pakistan
Email: firadat at


  • Professional Trainings/Certifications: "Qualnet Training", California, US, "TCP/IP", Global Knowledge, Northern Illinois University, Illinois, US, NextGen Networks (NGN), Eogogics, Virginia, US, WiMAX Introduction, Eogogics, Virginia, US, LTE Introduction, Eogogics, Virginia, US, 4G Technologies & Services, Eogogics, Virginia, US, LTE Explained, Eogogics, Virginia, US, LTE Technology, Eogogics, Virginia, US.
  • Conducted workshop on Qualnet for Trainers
  • Four years experience in different Software Houses
  • Received research grants from the HEC
  • Published Research Papers
  • Area of Interests include Performance evaluation of MAC Protocol for upcoming wireless standards, Throughput and Delay analysis of Data / Voice / Video in an integrated data, voice, and video network such as IEEE 802.11, IEEE 802.11e, IEEE 802.16, and 4G cellular networks, Study of various Call Admission Control Schemes for Wireless Networks, Study of different Channel Access Techniques for upcoming wireless network standards.
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Imran Khan

Assistant Professor
Email: ikhan at


  • Currently pursuing Ph.D. at IBA.
  • More than ten years experience in academia and industry.
  • More than twenty courses taught at undergraduate and postgraduate level.
  • Previously Member of Thesis Review Committee at PAF-KIET.
  • Worked as Database Consultant.
  • Areas of interest include Data Warehouses, Data Mining and ERP.
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Maheen Ghauri

Assistant Professor
M.B.A., Institute of Business Administration
B.C.S., FAST Institute of Computer Science
Email: mghauri at



  • Worked as Assistant Manager, Corporate Finance for Standard Chartered Bank.
  • Worked as Analyst Programmer for Citibank in collaboration with Infosys Software Consultants.
  • Areas of interest include Web Designing / Development, Web Marketing, Management Information Systems, Information Systems Analysis and Corporate Marketing.
  • Research Area: "Ergonomics: Implications on Computer End-users".
  • Ex-acting Chairperson, Library Committee at IBA.
  • Member, Library Committee at IBA.


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Waseem Muhammad Arain

Assistant Professor M.S. (Information Technology), Hamdard University B.A. (Hons), University of Karachi
Email: warain at




  • Currently pursuing Ph.D. at IBA
  • Taught various courses in Computer Science at SZABIST, Hamdard University, ICMAP etc
  • Has been in I.S. consultancy for last 2 years.
  • Research interests: Wireless Networks & Protocols for Adhoc Networks like MANET, VANET.
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Dr. Muhammad Shahid Qureshi

Professor and Chairperson Dept. of Mathematical Sciences
PhD (Space & Planetary Astrophysics - Mathematics), University of Karachi
M. Phil (Mathematics), University of Karachi
M.Sc. (Mathematics), University of Karachi
Email: shahid1057 at


  • Teaching experience at IBA, Sir Syed University, BCCI FAST Institute of Computer Science and other renowned institutions.
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Dr. Abdul Majid

Assistant Professor
PhD (Mathematics), Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS)
Email: amajid at




  • Has more than 4 year's industry experience
  • Previously associated with Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS)
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Dr. Ahmed Ali Shah

Chairperson Library Committee, Associate Professor
Ph.D., University of Kent, Canterbury, England
Email: aashah at




  • 28 years experience of teaching and research
  • Registered consultant in Australia and the UK
  • Author of a number of research papers in international journals
  • Areas of special interest include Numerical Analysis, Systems of Linear Equations, Mathematical Modeling, Logic & Discrete Structures, Operational Research, Numerical Integration, Statistical Inference, Business Mathematics, Design of Algorithms and their Applications in Computer Science and Business Development Strategies
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Dr. Hisham bin Zubair

Assistant Professor, Program Director Computer Science
Postdoc (Appl. Math), University of Antwerp, Belgium
Ph.D. (Appl. Math), Delft University of Technology. Delft, The Netherlands
M.C.S., M.Sc. B.Sc. (HONS) (Applied Math), University of Karachi
Email: hbinzubair at


  • Developed a geometric multigrid solver for the multi-dimensional anisotropic diffusion equation.
  • Worked extensively on multigrid techniques for the indefinite Helmholtz equation.
  • Also worked on adaptive mesh refinement, and mesh stretching techniques in conjunction with geometric multigrid methods.
  • Teaching experience at the university of Antwerp, Belgium, and the Textile Institute of Pakistan.
  • Area of specialization include scientific computing in general and multigrid treatment of partial differential equations in particular.
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Dr. Javed Iqbal

JunaidAssistant Professor
PhD (Econometrics and Business Statistics) Monash University, Melbourne, Australia
M.A.S (Applied Economics), AERC, University of Karachi
MSc (Statistics) University of Karachi
BSc, University of Karachi
E-mail: jiqbal at


  • Assistant Professor, University of Karachi
  • Lecture, University of Karachi
  • Tutor/ Sessional Staff Member, Department of Economics and Business Statistics, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia
  • Lecture at F.G. Sir Syed College, Rawalpindi
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Dr. Junaid Alam Khan

Assistant Professor
Ph.D. (Mathematics), Abdus Salam School of Mathematical Science (ASSMS), GC University, Lahore
M.Sc. (Mathematics), University of Karachi
B.Sc. (Hons), Mathematics, University of Karachi
Email: at


  • More than 5 year's industry experience.
  • Previously associated with Abdus Salam School of Mathematical Science (ASSMS), GC University, Lahore
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Ahmad Raza

Assistant Professor
M.A. (Mathematics), Kings College, Cambridge University, England
B.Sc. (Mathematics), University of Karachi
Email: rahmad at



  • Also taught at Bahria University, Islamabad, Hamdard University, Textile Institute of Pakistan, McGill University, LUMS and Pakistan Naval Engineering College.
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Yaseen Ahmed Meenai

M.Sc., KU, Pakistan
Email: ymeenai at




  • Pursuing M. Phil/Ph.D in Multivariate Analysis.
  • Teaching experience with the Department of Statistics, Department of Economics, University of Karachi, Pakistan.
  • Professional experience with Chamber of Agriculture traders and products.
  • Fields of special interest are Bio Statistics, Numerical Computing and Discrete Mathematics.
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