Welcome to CoCIS Faculty

Permanent Faculty Profiles


Dr. Muhammad Khalid Khan

Work Experience:
Director College of Computing & Information Sciences, PAF-KIET since 2007
Developed and successfully launched BS-ERP, MSc-ERP, BSTN and MTN programs at PAF-KIET
Corporate Training assignments for various banks such as State Bank of Pakistan, UBL, HBL and ABL
IT Consultancy assignment for Pakistan Steel Mills
Supervisor of MS/MPhil Thesis, PAF-KIET
Assistant Professor, Usman Institute of Technology
Visiting Faculty, Center for Computer Studies, IBA

Research Interest:
Intelligent and Multi-Agent Systems,
Scheduling issues in Distributed Systems
Security and Management Issues in Next Generation Networks

Dr Salman A Khan

Dr. Salman A. Khan
Ph.D (University of Pretoria, South Africa),
MSCE (King Fahd University of Petroleum & Minerals (KFUPM),
Saudi Arabia),
BSCE (King Fahd University of Petroleum & Minerals (KFUPM),
Saudi Arabia)

Work Experience:
Associate Professor, PAF-KIET
Assistant Professor, Computer Engineering Department, University of Bahrain
Extraordinary Senior Researcher, University of Pretoria, Pretoria, South Africa
Lecturer, King Fahd University of Petroleum & Minerals, Dhahran, Saudi Arabia
Research Assistant, King Fahd University of Petroleum & Minerals, Dhahran, Saudi Arabia

Research Interest:
Computer Networks
Artificial Intelligence, with emphasis on Evolutionary Computation, Genetic Algorithms and
other meta-heuristics for solving hard combinatorial optimization problems
Nature-inspired Optimization Algorithms
Swarm Intelligence
Fuzzy Logic
Multi-objective Optimization and Decision Making
Application of Optimization Techniques to Real-world Problems, with emphasis on Network
Design, Network Security, Cloud Computing, and Renewable Energy.

Dr. Maaz

Dr. Maaz Bin Ahmad
Ph.D  (CASE, Islamabad),
MSCN (CASE, Islamabad),
MSC (Bahria University Islamabad),

Work Experience:
Associate Professor, PAF-KIET (2016 – Present)
Assistant Professor, MAJU Karachi (June 2015 to Jan 2016)
Assistant Professor UIIT, PMAS University of Arid Agriculture Rawalpindi  Jun 2007- Jun 2015

Research Interest:
Insider threats Detection
Risk Assessment & prevention
Efficient Video Processing Techniques
Cloud Computing


Dr. Khurrum Nazeer Junejo
Ph.D (LUMS),

Work Experience:
Assistant Professor, PAF-KIET (2013 – Present)
Assistant Professor, FAST National University of Comp.& Emerging Sciences(NUCES) (2011-2013)
Visiting Faculty(evening program), University of Karachi (UoK) (2011—2011)
Research Associate, Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS) (2006 – 2010)

Research Interest:
Data & Text Mining, Machine Learning, Research Trends in Artificial Intelligence, Information Retrieval, Computability and Complexity, Graph Theory and Algorithms.

Dr Taha Jilani

Dr. Muhammad Taha Jilani
PhD (Universiti Teknologi PETRONAS, Malaysia),

Work Experience:
Assistant Professor, PAF-KIET (2016 – Present)
Graduate Assistant, Universiti Teknologi PETRONAS, Malaysia
Engineer, National Engineering and Scientific Commission, Pakistan

Research Interest:
Internet of Things
Smart Sensors & Networks

Dr. Ayaz ul Hassan Khan

Dr. Ayaz ul Hassan Khan
Ph.D (King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals, Dhahran-Saudi Arabia)
Oracle Certified Professional (OCP, Oracle Corporation)
Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS, Microsoft Corporation)

Work Experience:
Assistant Professor, College of Computing and Information Sciences, PAF-KIET, since Jan-2018.
Assistant Professor, College of Computer, Qassim University – Saudi Arabia, Aug-2015 to Jan-2018.
Lecturer-B, Department of Computer Science, KFUPM – Saudi Arabia, Sep-2010 to Jan-2015.
Assistant Professor, Department of Computer Science, FAST-NUCES, Aug-2009 to Jul-2010.
Software Engineer, TRG TECH, The Resource Group, Jul-2007 to Jul-2009.
Assistant Professor, Department of Computer Science, MAJU, Aug-2006 to Jun-2007.
Senior Software Engineer, Wavetec Private Limited, Jan-2005 to Jul-2006.

Research Interest:
Parallel and Distributed Computing
High Performance Computing
Computer Architecture
Operating Systems
Deep Learning
Big Data Analytics.

Research Site:
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Dr. Kamran Nishat

Dr. Muhammad Kamran Nishat
Ph.D (LUMS),

Work Experience:
Assistant Professor, PAF-KIET (2018 – Present)
Teaching Fellow, Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS) (2013 – 2017)
Assistant Professor, FAST National University of Comp.& Emerging Sciences(NUCES) (2013)
Research Associate, Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS) (2006 – 2013)
Lecturer, University of Karachi (UoK) (2002—2015)

Research Interest:
Computer Networks
Wireless Network
Machine Learning
Computability and Complexity.


Mr. Sohail Imran
Enrolled in PhD (PAF-KIET),
MSCS (PAF-KIET) (Gold Medalist),

Work Experience:
Permanent Faculty, PAF-KIET Since 2000
Analyst Programmer, Trans Mobile Limited
Database Administrator/Analyst Programmer, GoldSoft.

Research Interest:
Big Data Analytics, Data Mining, Date warehousing


Mr. Kashif Bashir
Enrolled in PhD (PAF-KIET),
MSc Applied Physics (UoK)

Work Experience:
Senior Fellow with the rank of Assistant Professor
Program Manager of Computer Science
Teaching courses in Basic Electronics, Digital Logic Design, Computer Architecture and Organization, Data Communication, Internet and Intranet Architecture and Wireless Communication

Research Interest:
Networking, Telecommunication and Wireless ad-hoc Networks

Mohammad Affan Alim

Mr. Muhammad Affan Aleem
Enrolled in PhD (PAF-KIET),
M.Sc. Applied Physics (UoK),
B.Sc. Mathematics (UoK)

Work Experience:
Assistant Professor, PAF-KIET
Assistant Professor & HOD: (Computer Information Technology) Aligarh Institute of Technology
Lecturer/Program Coordinator: College of Management & Information Technology
Web Developer: Pioneer Computers Ltd. London, UK
Web Developer: Freezone Internet Ltd. London, UK
Software Engineer: Ocean Soft Karachi

Research Interest:
Image Processing, Pattern Recognition, Machine Learning

ayub latif

Mr. Mohammad Ayub Latif
Enrolled in PhD (PAF-KIET),
MS(Mobile Comp. & Inf. System) (UIT),
MS(Information Technology) (Hamdard University)

Work Experience:
Faculty Member, PAF KIET.
Assistant Professor, Usman Institute of Technology (Hamdard University) and Head of Information Systems Group from August, 2006 till December, 2011.
Project Coordinator and Lead Trainer IT with Tradesmen Consultancy Ethiopia.

Research Interest:
Software Engineering
Use of software metrics for improving software processes
Social network analysis

Ms. Samrina

Ms. Samrina Zameer
PhD Scholar (NED),
ME(Computer Systems) (NED),
BE(Computer Systems) (NED)

Work Experience:
Assistant Professor at PAF-KIET since 2016
Visiting Faculty Members at Iqra University (Jan 2015 to Jan, 2016)
Assistant Professor at Bahria University (Jan 2006 to Feb 2008)
Assistant Professor at Usman Institute of Technologies (July 2005 to Jan 2006)

Research Interest:
Computer Network


Mr. Muhammad Zafer Iqbal Siddiqui

Work Experience:
Faculty Member, PAF-KIET
System Analyst & Software Engineer: Premiere Media, Dubai

Research Interest:
Software Design
Software Testing

Ms Yumna Shahzaad

Engr.Yumna Shahzad
BE (Electronics) (NED)

Work Experience:
Working as Lecturer in PAF kiet since January 2018.
Worked as lecturer in Indus University.
Worked as Senior Faculty Member in APTECH Computer Education.
Worked as Visiting Lecturer inNazeerHussain University.
Worked as Lecturer in Usman Institute of Technology,
Worked as Data Processing Engineer in EtilizePvt Limited.
Worked as an intern in Electronics Department of N.E.D University.
Worked as an intern in “Distribution and Maintenance department of KESC”.

Research Interest:
Image Processing
Digital Logic Design

Nadeem Qamar

Mr. Nadeem Qamar

Work Experience:
Assistant Professor – PAF-KIET
Supervisor of MS Thesis, MAJU
Supervisor of BS Projects, MAJU
Freelance Software development
Assistant Professor – FAST-NUCES
Lecturer – BIIT, MAJU
Visiting Faculty – SZABIST

Research Interest:
Human Computer Interaction
Artificial Intelligence


Mr. Muhammad Naveed
Ph.D Condidate (PAF-KIET),

Work Experience:
Assistant Professor, PAF-KIET
Assistant Professor, MAJU
Lecturer, Dadabhoy inst of Higher Education
Lecturer, BIIT (2007 – 2008)
Civilian Instructor, PNS Bahadur

Research Interest:
WBAN (Wireless Body area Network), Wireless Adhoc Network, Wireless Sensor Network

M. Fahad

Mr. Muhammad Fahad
Ph.D Candidate (Hamdard)

Work Experience:
Assistant Professor, PAF-KIET since February 2018
Assistant Professor, Hamdard University September 2016 to January 2018
Assistant Professor, PAF-KIET January 2016 to September 2016
Lecturer, MAJU June 2015 to December 2015
Senior Software Engineer, Contour Software June 2012 to June 2015
Assistant Manager, Dawlance Pvt. Limited January 2011 to June 2012
Software Developer, Seamnia Pvt. Limited August 2009 to May 2010
Visiting Faculty, UBIT, UoK

Research Interest:
Big data
Data mining


Mr. Tariq Saeed Tanoli
MCS (Al Khair University)

Work Experience:
Permanent Faculty Member, PAF-KIET
System Administrator, PAF-KIET since 2004
System Support Incharge, Karachi Sheraton Hotel

Research Interest:Network Security, Computer Networks, Telecommunication Infrastructure, Wireless ad-hoc Networks, System Administration.

Hira Anwar Khan

Ms. Hira Anwar Khan
Enrolled in PhD (UBIT, UoK)
MBA (Iqra University)

Work Experience:
Lecturer, PAF-KIET
Trainer, IBA ICT Project (Fall 2016)
Teaching Assistant, IBA (Fall 2015 – Spring 2016)
Visiting Faculty, PAF- KIET (Fall 2014 – Spring 2015)
Adjunct Faculty, IQRA University (2015)
Visiting Faculty, UOK (Spring 2010 – Present)
Part Time Cooperative, UOK (2009 – 2010)

Research Interest:
Human Computer Interaction
User Experience
Interaction Design
Intelligent Systems


Mr. Muhammad Suleman
MSCS (Hanyang University, Ansan, South Korea)

Work Experience:
Assistant Professor – PAF-KIET
Consultant at Gaditek (Deep Learning)
Team Lead at Gaditek
Consultant at Elastica
Principal Software Engineer at PAXYM Pvt Ltd
Software Engineer at AGLIX Pvt Ltd

Research Interest:
System Architect
Machine Learning
Big data
Network Security

faraz idrees

Mr. Faraz Idris Khan
MSCE (Kyung Hee University, Suwon, South Korea)
BSIT (NUST, Islamabad)

Work Experience:
Assistant Professor – PAF-KIET
Assistant Professor, FAST – NUCES (National University of Computer and Emerging Sciences)
Teaching Assistant & Project Supervisor, Ajou University South Korea

Research Interest:

Shah Emaduddin

Mr. Shah Muhammad Emaduddin:
Ph.D Enrolled (PAF-KIET)
MS(Wireless Networks) (Politecnico di Torino, Italy),

Work Experience:
Assistant Professor, PAF-KIET
Lecturer, Hamdard University
Visiting Faculty, University of Karachi
Research Associate, Telecom Italia, Italy
Research Assistant, BitLane AB, Sweden
Assistant Network Administrator, LG Electronic

Research Interest:
Ubiquitous Computing, Wireless Networks

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​Mr. Adnan Ullah Khan

MS (Applied Mathematics) (NED)
M.Sc (Mathematics) ​(UoK)
M.Sc (Statistics) (UoK)

Work Experience:
Visiting ​Lecturer​ ​ (SZABIST​)
​Visiting ​Lecturer​  (IBA​)
​Visiting ​Lecturer​  (PIMSAT​)
​Visiting ​Lecturer​  (Business Development Institute​)​
​Visiting ​Lecturer​  (Adamson Institute of Management Science​)

Research Interest:

Reports on  Census of Pakistan  1951,1961,1972,1981 and 1998
Demography Analysis of Pakistan

 Apply  Pearson’s System of frequency Curve in different date set of PDF, PGS with complete programming in R, SAS



Ms. Fizza
BSCS (Jinnah University for Women)

Work Experience:
Permanent Faculty, PAF-KIET  (September, 2016 to Till Date)
Senior Faculty Member, Aptech SFC  (March, 2016 to September, 2016)
Lecturer, Jinnah University for Women (April, 2013 to February, 2016)

Research Interest:

Software Costing and Estimation
Software Quality
Big Data Analytics

Fawad Qureshi

Mr. Fawad Qureshi
B.Sc. (Purdue University,
West Lafayette, Indiana,
United States of America)

Work Experience:
Assistant Professor, PAF-KIET
Independent Software Consultant
Senior Manager Engineering,Tellabs Inc.
Technical Manager, WiChorus Inc.
Lead Software Engineer, Paxym (Pvt) Ltd.
Lead Software Engineer, Aglix (Pvt) Ltd.
Senior Software Engineer, CyberAccess (Pvt) Ltd.

Research Interest:

Usman Khan

Mr. Usman Khan
Enrolled in Ph.D (FUUAST),
MSc Applied Physics (UoK),
BSc Physics (UoK)

Work Experience:
Permanent Faculty –PAF-KIET since January 2018
Visiting Faculty –IQRA University (Feb 2015 – till present)
Visiting Faculty –FUUAST (Aug 2016 – till present)
Full Time Cooperative Teacher –FUUAST (August 2015–DEC 2017)
Visiting Faculty – MAJU (June 2015-Dec 2015)
Visiting Faculty at Department of Computer Science –UoK (Aug 2014 –
Dec 2014)
Full Time Cooperative Teacher –UoK (From July 2012 – April 2015)

Research Interest:

Artificial Intelligence,
Image Processing,
Natural Language Processing,
Machine Learning,
Compiler Designs and Automata


Mr. Syed Nabeel Ali

Work Experience:
Lecturer – PAF KIET (Sep 2016 to date)
Visiting Faculty – MAJU
Instructor – FAST NUCES (Jan 2015 to Sep 2016)
Faculty Member – Aptech (April 2014 to Jan 2015)

Research Interest:

Hira Benish

Ms. Hira Beenish
BS(Physics specialization in Telecommunication) (FUUAST)

Work Experience:
Lecturer at PAF KIET
Head of department at Bahria foundation college
Lecturer of physics at Bahria foundation college
Visiting Faculty at Iqra University

Research Interest:
MPLS on Satellite Communication
Wearable Body Area Networks
Network  Security



Mr. Abdul Wahab Khan
Enrolled in Ph.D (PAF-KIET),

Work Experience:
Assistant Professor, PAF-KIET
Visiting Faculty in PIMSAT
Previously SQA manager in TEXITY Pakistan Ltd.

Research Interest:


Mr. Sanjay Kumar
Enrolled in PhD (Hamdard University)
ME (Micro System Design) (NED),
BS (Electronics) (IIUI)

Work Experience:
Lecturer in College of Computing & Information Sciences, PAF-KIET since 2014.
Worked as Research Assistant under Research project named Application Specific FPGA generator in college of Engineering PAF-KIET for one year.
Visiting Faculty, Preston University,North campus karachi.

Research Interest:
Analog IC designing
Semicinductor devices

Solat Jabeen

Ms. Solat Jabeen Sheikh

Work Experience:
Permanent Faculty, PAF-KIET
.NET Software Engineer at NETSOL Technologies INC.
IT Faculty Member at Aptech Computer Education
Lab engineer at Fast-NUCES

Research Interest:

Ms. Momal Turk

Ms. Moomal Turk
ME(IT) (Mehran University Jamshoro)
BECS (Mehran University Jamshoro)

Work Experience:
Faculty Member College of Computing & Information Sciences, PAF-KIET since Jan 2018
Working as Lecturer at MAJU  (July 2015-December 2017)
Worked as Faculty Member at Aptech Education Institute Karachi. (DEC2013 JUNE 2015)
Worked as Lecturer & Students Affairs Coordinator at Institute of Modern Science &Arts Hyderabad. (April 2008 Nov 2012).

Research Interest:

Ms. Afshaan Saad

Ms. Afshan Saad

Work Experience:
Lecturer: PAF Karachi Institute of Economics & Technology
Lecturer: Baqai Institute Of information Technology (Baqai Medical University)
SQA Engineer: Paksoft Global
PUBLICATION: IJSER (Interface design using PHP and Angular JS for consultants)

Research Interest:
Data sciences
Data mining

Azam Khan

Mr. Muhammad Azam Khan
Enrolled in MSSE (PAFKIET),

Work Experience:
Permanent Faculty, PAF-KIET
Permanent Faculty, DIHE
Visiting Faculty, UoK
Visiting Faculty, Indus Institute of Higher Education
Visiting Faculty, Bharia University
Visiting Faculty, MAJU
Visiting Faculty, Preston University

Research Interest:


Mr. Rafi Ullah
Enrolled in MS (PAFKIET)
BSCS (Hamdard Univesity)

Work Experience:
Lecturer at PAF-KIET  (Jan, 2015 to Till Date)
Lab instructor at Hamdard Unversity (September 2014 – January 2015)
Teaching Assistant  at Hamdard University (2013 to 2014)

Research Interest:
Theoretical Computer Science
Algorithm & Complexities


Faisal Ahmed

Mr. Faisal Ahmed
Enrolled in MS (PAFKIET)
M.Sc (UoK)
B.Sc (UoK)

Work Experience:
Appointed as a Lecturer in CoCIS, PAF-KIET, Karachi.
Appointed as a Lecturer of Physics in AL-Badar HSS, Karachi.
Worked in CNC Department, Karachi Laboratories Complex, PCSIR.
Worked in Automation Department at PUMA Electrodynamics Works, Karachi.
Worked in Department of Applied Physics, Computers & Information Center, KLC, PCSIR, Karachi.

Research Interest:
Machine Learning
Intelligent Systems
Theoretical Computer Science
Algorithm & Complexities
Energy Systems
Renewable Energy.


Mr Zubair

Mr. Muhammad Zubair
Enrolled in MS (PAFKIET)

Work Experience:

Lecturer at PAF-KIET (Aug 2017)
Software Engineer at Xtreme Solutions (2017)
Software Developer at Autosoft Dynamics (2016)

Research Interest:
Data & Text Mining
Machine Learning
Information Retrieval


Abdul Hafeez

Mr. Abdul Hafeez Adam

Work Experience:
Lecturer, PAK-KIET (August 2015 – Present)
Web & Software Developer at AxonSolution
Lab Instructor (UoK)
.Net Developer, Intellitech Business Solution (PVT) Ltd.

Research Interest:
Big Data Analysis
NoSQL Databases
Grid Computing
Data Mining


Mr Shahzad

Mr. Muhammad Shahzad
Enrolled in MS(CS) (Bahria University)
BSCS (Bahria University)

Work Experience:
Lecturer at College of Computing & Information Sciences, PAF-KIET University
Faculty Member at Hamdard University in Computer Science Department
Software developer at Eforte Solutions

Research Interest:
Data Science
Distributed systems



Mr. Amanullah Khan

Work Experience:
Lecturer, PAK-KIET (Jan 2016 – Present)
Senior Consultant & Development Team Lead, Centegy Technologies (Nov 2011 to Current)

Research Interest:



Mr. M Qasim Ashraf

Work Experience:
Lecturer, PAK-KIET (August 2015 – Present),
Software Engineer at HigherVisibility,
Software Engineer at MindLogics

Research Interest:
Big Data Analysis
NoSQL Databases
Grid Computing
Data Mining


Usman Saeed Arab

Mr. Usman Saeed Arab
Enrolled in  MSEE (Bahria University)
M.Sc (Electronics), (UoK)
B.Sc (Hons), UoK

Work Experience:

Lecturer in PAF-KIET CoCIS
Appointed as Physics Lecturer in The City
Full Time Cooperative Teacher in NED University
Worked at PUMA Electro Dynamic Works Automation department. Karachi
Worked at Applied Physics Computers & Information Center, PCSIR Labs, Karachi

Research Interest:

Digital Image Processing
Internet of Things
Renewable Energy
Big Data Analysis


Mr Zain

Mr. Muhammad Zain Uddin
MSCS (IBA)in progress
BE  Electronics (PAF-KIET)

Work Experience:

Lecturer at PAF-KIET From July 2017,
Lab instructor at PAF-KIET From Aug 2016 to may 2017,
Intern in PCSIR

Research Interest:

Image processing
Digital systems
Mr Ali Baber

Mr. Ali Babar
MSSE (Enrolled at PAF-KIET)

Work Experience:
Lab Instructor at PAF-KIET from 2016
Teaching Assistant for the courses Data Communication & Networks and
Internet & Intranet Architecture at PAF-KIET since 2014 to 2016

Research Interest:

Hafiz Waqas

Mr. Hafiz M Waqas Malik
BSCS (Gomal University, KPK)

Work Experience:
Lab Instructor, PAF-KIET (Since 2018)
Visiting Faculty, Orasoft Karachi
Teacher Associate , Aptech FSO Karachi

Research Interest:
Data Analysis
Sentiment Analysis and pattern Extraction
Data Mining

Mr. Affan Ahmed

Mr. Syed Affan Ahmed
BSCS (Indus University)

Work Experience:
Lab Instructor at PAF-KIET from 2016
Faculty Member at Aptech Computer Education

Research Interest:
Artificial Intelligence
Software Engineering
Machine Learning

Mr. M.Haris

Mr. Muhammad Haris
BS (Physics Electronics)  (Federal Urdu University)

Work Experience:
Lab Instructor at PAF-KIET From Jan, 2018
Asst CEO at Haris Eng Works

Research Interest:
Industrial Automation

Waqas Ahmed

Mr. Waqas Ahmed

Work Experience:
Lab Instructor at PAF-KIET From Jan, 2018
Faculty Member at APTECH NNC
Software System Analyst at Dream World Resort
Desktop Application Developer at Adweb Studio

Research Interest:


Mr. Abuzar Zafar

Work Experience:
Lab Instructor at PAF-KIET From Jan, 2018

Research Interest:
Artificial Intelligence & Robotics
Implementing artificial intelligence on robots for different purposes

Ms. Mehak Riaz

Ms. Mehak Riaz

Work Experience:
Lab Instructor at PAF-KIET From Jan, 2018
Visiting Faculty at DIHE (September 2017 – January 2018)

Research Interest:
Software Engineering

Mr. Arsalan Shafiq

Mr. Muhammad Arsalan Shafiq

Work Experience:
Lab Instructor at PAF-KIET From Jan, 2018
Software Developer, Contour Software, since January 2018
Junior Software Developer, Contour Software, November 2016 – December 2017
SQA Analyst, Contour Software, July 2017 –September 2017
Software Development Intern, Contour Software, August 2016 – October 2016
Software Development Intern, Gadoon Textile Private Limited, May 2016 – July 2016

Research Interest:

Ms. Yusra Mansoor

Work Experience:
Lab Instructor at PAF-KIET from Jan, 2018
Visiting Faculty at UBIT (University of Karachi), July 2017 – Present
Cooperative Teacher at UBIT (University of Karachi), July 2017 – December 2017
Teaching Assistant at PAF-KIET, August 2015 – May 2016

Research Interest:
Human Computer Interactions