February 3rd, 2015 by Junaid

condolenceAbout 500 non-Muslims embraced Islam after witnessing a simple, swift funeral of Saudi Arabia’s King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz al Saud, said President International Islamic University Islamabad (IIUI) Dr. Ahmed Yousif Al-Draiweesh Monday. This he told in a condolence reference held for King Abdullah bin Abdul Aziz at new campus of International Islamic University Islamabad.
It was attended by the Rector IIUI Dr. Masoom Yasinzai, President IIUI Dr. Ahmed Yousif Al-Draiweesh, Vice Presidents, DGs, Dean and Directors.

Speaking on the occasion, Dr. Masoom Yasinzai pay tribute to the late Saudi King and said IIUI stands with the Saudi nation in this moment of grief. “All the officers, employees and students of varsity pray for the eternal peace of departed soul” said Dr. Masoom Yasinzai.

He told that IIUI organized funeral prayer in absentia for late Saudi King and condolence reference was also held earlier for King Abdullah while an IIUI delegation also went to Saudi embassy in Islamabad and condoled to Ambassador Jassim M Al-Khalidi.

Rector IIUI said that purpose of today’s reference is to convey the grief and pain of IIUI to the Saudi nation through President IIUI Dr. Ahmed Yousif Al-Draiweesh. He also hoped that in the rule of King Salman bin Abdulaziz al Saud, relations between Pakistani and Saudi universities would further strengthen.

President IIUI, in his address on the occasion said that Muslim Ummah has lost devoted and well- wishing leader and his demise is an irreparable loss for Saudi people and Muslim Ummah. He told that King Abdullah always advised to his ministers and advisors to keep Pakistani nation near to their heart and added that King Abdullah always provided cooperation to Pakistan in hard times.

Dr. Al-Draiweesh maintained that everyone is equal in front of God and simple funeral of King Abdullah impressed many people while 500 non-Muslims embraced Islam after observing this simplicity which is core attribute of Islam. He also prayed for King Salman Abdullah that May Allah give him strength to serve Muslim Ummah as his ancestors did. He also hoped that King Salman would play vital role in bringing back the splendor of Muslim Ummah.

At the end, Dr. Al-Draiweesh prayed for the eternal peace of the departed soul and also prayed for the prosperity and peace of Ummah.


February 3rd, 2015 by Junaid

course-outlineDepartment of Education of International Islamic University Islamabad, amid its work on revising and updating the scheme of studies of different programs, has revised the outlines of MS, M.Ed, M.A and BS programs of already approved scheme of studies.

The revision has been made by a committee of faculty members keeping in view the vision of IIUI, National needs, International trends and demands of 21st century.

A session of presentations by committee members under the Chairmanship of Prof. Dr. N. B. Jumani Dean Faculty of Social Sciences and Dr. Samina Malik Chairperson Department of Education was held here at IIUI.

Expressing his views on the occasion, Dr. N. B. Jumani expressed gratitude to the faculty members for their extensive efforts and to the experts also for their valuable input adding that it will help in improving the quality of instructional process at the Department.

Earlier, Dr. Samina Malik, in her opening remarks appreciated the zeal of faculty members regarding their working.

Experts from other universities including Prof Dr. M. Aslam Asghar from Mohiuddin Islamic University Islamabad, Professor Hashim Abbasi from Arid Agriculture University Rawalpindi, Dr. Aliya Zafar Head Department of Humanities from COMSATS Institute of Information Technology Islamabad and Dr. Muhammad Tanveer Afzal from Department of Secondary Teacher Education were also invited.

The experts appreciated the working of all committees and gave suggestions for further improvement. They emphasized that latest books in the outlines should be included and those books should be available in the library for students.

Impacts of post modernism on Islamic Identity

March 26th, 2012 by Usman

Title: Impacts of post modernism on Islamic Identity
Location: Dr Mehmood Ahmed Ghazi al Farooqi Seminar Room
Description: Impacts of post modernism on Islamic Identity

Faculty of Islamic Studies has arranged a seminar on “Impacts of post modernism on Islamic Identity”. Respected Faculty members and students are cordially invited.

Speaker: Dr Zaid Malik

Date & Timings: Wednesday 28th March 2012 at 11:30 a.m

Venue: Dr Mehmood Ahmed Ghazi al Farooqi Seminar Room

Note: The Seminar will be presented in arabic, however a brief summary will be presented in English
Start Time: 11:30
Date: 2012-03-28

23rd Cultural Week

April 20th, 2011 by Junaid

Title: 23rd Cultural Week
Location: Male (New Campus), Female (Old Campus)
Description: Four-day celebrations of 23rd Annual Cultural Week – a mega event of International Islamic University Islamabad (IIUI) – are going to start from Tuesday, the 19th of April, 2011, at the Male Campus of IIU at H-10 Sector, Islamabad. The aim of this mega cultural event is to promote intercultural harmony and to keep the cultural traditions alive.

H.E. Abdul Aziz Bin Ibrahim bin Salih Al Ghadeer, Ambassador of the Royal Kingdom of Saudi Arabia shall inaugurate the Cultural Week on 19th April, 2011, at 11:30 am in the Auditorium Faculty Block–II (Male), New Campus of IIUI. Students from more than forty countries including Saudi Arabia, Afghanistan, Indonesia, Malaysia, Egypt, Sudan, China, and Sri Lanka as well as the province of Punjab, Khyber Pakhtoonkhwa, Sindh, Balochistan, and Azad Jammu and Kashmir shall setup their stalls during the Cultural Exhibition to be held on 19th April, 2011 at Faculty Block-II, Male Campus of IIUI. They shall exhibit their cultures and traditional rituals by displaying different cultural and traditional items like food items, dresses, arts and literatures, embroideries, musical instruments, and other cultural items.

Urdu, English and Arabic Debate Competitions have been arranged to provide an opportunity to the students to improve their international personal communication and their personality development. Urdu and English Debate Competitions will be held on 20th April and Arabic Debate Competition on 21st April, 2011. Qirat, Hifz and Naat Competitions will be held on 20th April whereas English and Arabic Quiz Competitions on 21st of April, 2011. Closing ceremony of the cultural week (at male campus) will be held on Friday, the 22nd of April, 2011 at 3:00 pm in the Auditorium Faculty Block-II at New Campus. Prizes will be awarded to winners of different competitions of the Cultural Week.
Start Date: 2011-04-18
End Date: 2011-04-22

DES Alumni List

January 20th, 2011 by Junaid
Department of Environmental Science Alumni List:
A snapshot of DES, IIUI Alumni placed in relevant positions in the national and multi-national Organizations.

This exhibits the value of ES degree obtained at IIUI, Pakistan. It is worthy of mention that some students got the job before declaration of final results; most got employment in recent past.

1. Mr. Rizwan Shoukat

Manager, Environmental Health& Safety (EHS) for South East Asia British Oxygen, Karachi, Pakistan

2. Mr. Muhammad AurangzaibManager, EHS Multi-National Company, UAE

3. Ms. Ammara Naqvi
Manager, EHS, SGS, Switzerland, Pakistan

4. Ms. Sadaf Raza Zaidi
Manager, EHS, Schlumberger Co. Pakistan

5. Ms. Mustabshira Khushboo
Manager, EHS, Lafarge Cements, Chakwal

6. Ms. Anila Iqbal
Environmental Specialist
Pakistan Procurement International (PPI), Islamabad

7. Ms. Sameera Zeb
Environmental Specialist
PPI, Islamabad

8. Ms. Ayesha Aftab Butt
Programme Officer, UNIDO, Islamabad

9. Mr. Muhammad Ibrahim Mughal
Environmental Specialist
National Institute of Health (on WHO Panel), Islamabad10.  Ms. Foqia Faisal

Environmental Specialist

PCRWR, Islamabad

11.  Ms. Tahira Munir

Environmental Specialist

Climate Change Impact Study Centre, Islamabad

12.  Ms. Maimoona Sana

Environmental Specialist

Pakistan Wetland Programme (WWF), Islamabad

13.  Ms. Harmain Rukh

Environmental Specialist

Pakistan Oil Exploration, Islamabad

14.  Ms. Sana Ijaz Khan

Programme Officer

FAO, Islamabad

15.  Ms. Farzana Yasmeen

Programme Officer, SDPI, Islamabad

16.  Mr. Imran Malik

Deputy Director, IESCO, Islamabad

17.  Mr. Farrukh Raza Amin

Environmental Specilist, PCRWR, Islamabad

18.  Mr. Jawad Ali

Monitoring Inspector, EPA, Peshawar

19.  Mr. Said Akbar

Lecturer, Department of Environmental Science,

Pehsawar University, Peshawar

20.  Mr. Jamshaid Rashid

Environmental Engineer, PPI, Islamabad

21.  Mr. Waris Ali

Research Officer, Ministry of Science and Technology, Islamabad

22.  Mr. Gohar Ali

Environmental Expert (Field), ECIL,

Engineering Consultant Islamabad

23.  Mr. Hafiz Adnan Mateen

Hagler Bailly, Pakistan

24.  Muhammad Shahzan

Manager, EHS

Multi-national Company Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

25.  Mr. Hani Salman

Manager, EHS, Egypt Cement CO. Syria

FET Alumni Mobilization & Outreach cell

January 3rd, 2011 by Junaid

Title: FET Alumni Mobilization & Outreach cell
Location: FET
Description: On 30-December-2010, was the first seminar since the foundation of F.E.T (seven years), which had been organized under the banner of FET Alumni Mobilization & Outreach cell.

Speakers were invited from Pakistan’s leading VSAT service providers i.e. Wateen Telecom and Asian Broadcasting Satellite. They explained the latest trends being followed in Satellite communication, their growing applications and future job opportunities in this particular domain.

Its a huge milestone achieved for FET since the speakers have shown interest in facilitating our students for site visits and in near future holding a workshop on VSAT tools and softwares being used in the industry.

I really am thankful to Dr Shuja Ahmed Syed since his vision has lead us to this achievement, Dr Arbab Ali, Engr Zeeshan Najam, F.E.T students and Saeed Khattak for making this event a huge success.

Umer Javed,
Focal Person,
Alumni Mobilization & Outreac
Date: 2010-12-30

Research Seminar on Cyber Security

October 12th, 2010 by Junaid

Title: Research Seminar on Cyber Security
Location: Seminar Room, Science Block of FBAS
Description: The Department of Computer Science has arranged a Research Seminar “Cyber Security” on Wednesday 13th October, 2010 at 04:00 P.M in the Seminar Room (Science Block) of the Faculty of Basic and Applied Sciences in connection of International Islamic University Silver Jubilee Celebration.

Mr. Ammar Jafferi, Director General, Pakistan Information Security Association (PIAS) will deliver the lecture and Dean FBAS will preside the seminar.

All faculty members of DCS and Ph.D students are requested to attend the Seminar accordingly.

Date: 2010-10-13

Closing Cermony

August 4th, 2010 by saimakanwal

Title: Closing Cermony
Description: Closing Cermony of Professional Competency Enhancement Program For Teachers by Department of Education
Start Time: 11:00
Date: 2010-08-30

Indendence Day of Pakistan

August 4th, 2010 by saimakanwal

Title: Indendence Day of Pakistan
Description: theme: Pakistan the Sunny Side
chief Guest Mrs Belum Hasnain, MNA
Female Campus Auditorium Islamabad
Start Time: 10:30
Date: 2010-08-10

Launching cermoney

August 4th, 2010 by saimakanwal

Title: Launching cermoney
Description: The International Islamic University, Islamabad (IIUI) is launching a chain of Public Schools all over the country on Friday, 30th July at 04.00 p.m. at the Faisal Mosque Auditorium during a press briefing to be addressed by the President of the university Dr. Anwar Hussain Siddiqui.
Start Time: 04:00
Date: 2010-07-30

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