Professor Dr. Pirzada Qasim Raza Siddiqui is a scholar, intellectual and a learned professional. He has attained B.Sc.(Hons), M.Sc., Ph.D.(N’Cle) from England, Certificate of Professional Development (2007) from the Asian Institute of Technology Bangkok, Thailand and Certificate of Higher Education Leadership (2009) from the Leadership Foundation for Higher Education, UK, the British Council and the Higher Education Commission of Pakistan.
Before getting associated with Ziauddin University, Siddiqui has served as Director Student Affairs (University of Karachi), Registrar University of Karachi, Professor & Chairperson Department of Physiology (University of Karachi), Pro Vice Chancellor University of Karachi and Founding Vice Chancellor Federal Urdu University.
I am extremely pleased to announce that Ziauddin University is publishing its Annual Report 2015. Ziauddin University being a prestigious seat of learning is a multidisciplinary institution moving toward progression in which the Medical education excels as one of the best. Taking forth the vision and mission of the University where it aims to be among the top institutions of higher education in the country, encompassing diverse facets and changing with the times, it also strives to uphold moral ethics and values.
This Annual Report takes you through the many dimensions of working and building of it Programs in line with the various bodies the Institution is registered with. The University is notable for its teaching methodology and teacher-student interaction. In the recent past new departments have been established which have enhanced the teaching methodology and whereby continuous professional development is taking place benefitting the faculty and students to a great extent. Ziauddin University also moves ahead with its research initiatives and in holding conferences and workshops. Efforts by departments of the University are made to engage the masses in spreading awareness in health care and hygiene and also in some forms of productivity to earn their livelihood. Much emphasis is laid on capacity building and multi-level education along with skill development. The administrative staff carries out its duties responsibly portraying the structure and development of the Institution.
I am sure that in the near future the University will make an impact nationally and internationally with its programs and move towards success manifold.
Prof. Dr. Pirzada Qasim Raza Siddiqui