Pakistan is celebrating the achievement of 13 scientists (including 2 women) from Bahawalpur who have ranked in the world’s top 2% of scientists, doctors, engineers, and mathematicians from around the world.
The list was compiled by Stanford University in which the renowned institute names the top 2000 scientists in different domains in the world every year.
Moreover, all 13 scientists are associated with the Islamia University Bahawalpur. The 2 female scientists who have been featured in this list are Prof Dr Rubina Bhatti, Dean Faculty of Social Sciences and Dr Ismat Bibi, Associate Professor, Department of Chemistry.
In recent years, a large number of scientists and researchers from the Islamia University of Bahawalpur have been included in this list, which is a clear manifestation of the Islamia University Bahawalpur’s global standards in research.
The university took to social media to share the news of the student’s hard work and their own accomplishment with followers.
The other scientists on the list include Prof. Dr. Saeed Ahmed, Chairman Department of Pharmaceutical Chemistry, Prof. Dr. Muhammad Akhtar, Chairman of the Department of Medical Laboratory Technology, Prof. Dr. Muhammad Altaf, Chairman of Green Healthcare System, Department of Pharmacy Practice, Prof. Dr. Zaheer Abbas, Department of Mathematics, Dr. Muhammad Nadeem Akhtar, Associate Professor, Department of Chemistry, Dr. Muhammad Azhar Khan, Associate Professor, Institute of Physics, Dr. Ghulam Abbas, Department of Mathematics, Dr. Mohammad Adil, Department of Chemistry, Dr. Abdul Rehman, Department of Agronomy, Dr. Mohammad Farooq Warsi, Department of Chemistry and Faisal Zulfikar, Department of Horticulture Sciences. On the occasion Engr. Prof. Dr. Athar Mahboob, Vice Chancellor of the Islamia University of Bahawalpur, Deans congratulated these amazing contributors.
The Islamia University of Bahawalpur
The Islamia University of Bahawalpur (IUB) is a public sector university in Bahawalpur, Pakistan, which was originally established by His Highness Nawab Sir Sadiq Muhammad Khan Abbasi – V as the Jamia Abbasia in 1925. The University has five campuses. Abbasia Campus, Baghdad-ul-Jadeed Campus and Khawaja Fareed Campus are located in Bahawalpur and two sub-campuses are situated in Bahawalnagar and Rahim Yar Khan.
At present around 1800 teachers including 550 PhDs are serving to provide the latest and quality education. Apart from conventional disciplines of religious affairs, languages, social and basic sciences, are being imparted in the areas of Allied Health Sciences, Agriculture, Business Administration, Computing, Education, Engineering, Fine Arts, Information Technology, Law, Pharmacy, Sports and Veterinary Sciences.
IUB has various notable academicians, journalists, jurists, lawyers, literary figures, politicians and sportspeople, among others as its alumni. The University values quality teaching and research compatible with national needs focusing on the IUB core values –Tolerance, Honesty, Eco-friendly, Innovative, Understanding and being Beneficial.