Directorate of Advanced Studies & Research

Successful Graduates

Pakistan Study Centre

  • Saeeda Sharif .2018: Nill (Course work based degree). (Supervised by: Nill)
  • Nadia Bashir .2017: Dr. Khan sahib and Khan Abdul Qayum Khan as Chief Ministers of the North West Frontier Province: Their Role in the Socio-Economic Development. (Supervised by: Dr. Fakhr-ul-islam)
  • Naheed Hussain .2017: Sikh Community Based in Peshawar: Perspective, Rituals and Status. (Supervised by: Dr. Fakhr-ul-islam)
  • Muhammad Iqbal .2017: Religion and Politics in Pakistan: The Post Zia Era (1988-2000). (Supervised by: Dr. Fakhr-ul-islam)
  • Irshad Ullah .2018: Socio Economic Impact of the Internally Displaced Persons from the North Waziristan Agency Camped in Lakki Marwat, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (2014-2017). (Supervised by: Dr. Fakhr-ul-Islam)

Area Study Centre

  • Ayaz Ahmad .2016: Role of English in Afghan Language Policy Planning with its Impact on National Integration (2001-2010). (Supervised by: Dr. Sarfaraz Khan)
  • Najma Begum .2018: Nill (Course work based degree). (Supervised by: Nill)
  • Sajjad Khan .2018: Nill (Course work based degree). (Supervised by: Nill)
  • Kiran Nazir .2018: Nill (Course work based degree). (Supervised by: Nill)

Shaykh Zayed Islamic Centre

  • Zia Ur Rehman .2017: Hazrat Ibrahim, Musa our Isa Alaihehm u salam ki Hayat wo afkar sy mutaliq Bible our Qurani Taleemat ka ilmi wo Taqabli jayeza. (Supervised by: Dr. Hafiz Hifazat Ullah)
  • Hafiz Muhammad Ibrarullah .2016: Encyclopedia of Religion by Lindsay Jones (ED) Key Mazameen (from 'S.V AARON" to "S.V ANABAPTISM") Ka Ilmee Wa Tanqeedi Jayza". (Supervised by: Dr. Rashid Ahmad)
  • Ghulam Mujtaba .2018: Nill (Course work based degree). (Supervised by: Nill)
  • Muhamamd Suliman .2018: Nill (Course wok based degree). (Supervised by: Nill)
  • Ihsan Ullah .2018: Nill (Course work based degree). (Supervised by: Nill)
  • Mansoor Ali .2018: Nill (Course work based degree). (Supervised by: Nill)
  • Aisha Gullalai .2018: Nill (Course work based degree). (Supervised by: Nill)
  • Hunar Jan .2018: Nill (Course wok based degree). (Supervised by: Nill)
  • Muhammad Tariq Khan .2018: Nill (Course work based degree). (Supervised by: Nill)
  • Muahmmad Yousaf .2018: Nill (Course work based degree). (Supervised by: Nill)

NCE Geology

  • Nowrad Ali .2017: Sedimentological Investigations of the Upper Paleogene Strata, Northern Sulaiman Ranges North West Pakistan: Implication for Early Himalayan Evolution. (Supervised by: Dr. Muhammad Hanif)
  • Muhammad Noor Taj Khan .2017: Structural Analysis of the Kalabagh Fault Zone near Kalabagh Town, Pakistan: Implications for the Mechanisms of Strain Accommodation. (Supervised by: Dr. Sohail Wahid)
  • Hasnain Dilpazir .2016: Evaluation of Slates from Attock-Cherat Range for use as Structural Lightweight Concrete Aggregate. (Supervised by: Dr. Rubina Bilqees)
  • Salman Ahmad Khattak .2017: Sedimentology and Biosequence Stratigraphic Modeling of the Kawagarh Formation in the Nizampur and Margalla Hills Range, NW Pakistan: Implication for Hydrocarbon Reservoir Characterization. (Supervised by: Dr. Muhammad Hanif)

NCE Physical Chemistry

  • Gul Tiaz Khan .2017: Synthesis and Characterization of P (NIPAM-co-MAA) Hybrid Polymer Microgels. (Supervised by: Dr. Muhammad Saleem Khan)
  • Fatima Iqbal .2018: Thermodynamic and Kinetic Studies of the Adsorption of Amoxicillin from Aqueous Solution using Graphene oxide. (Supervised by: Dr. Tahira Mehmood)
  • Mujahid Khan .2018: Synthesis of Super Absorbent Hydrogels for removal of Selected Heavy Metals form Waste Water. (Supervised by: Dr. Muhammad Saleem Khan)
  • Shah Masood Ahmad .2017: Experimental and Computational Study of Novel Oligomers and Copolumers of O-Phenylenediamine and O-Chlroraniline. (Supervised by: Dr. Salma Bilal)
  • Rabail Razzaq .2015: Removal of Nickel (II) and Cadmium (II) From Aqueous Solutions by Amberlyst-15 (H+). (Supervised by: Dr. Abdul Naeem)
  • Akhtar Ali Shah .2018: Synthesis and Characterization of Highly Conductive DBSA-Doped Polypyrrole and Polypyrrole/Graphene Oxide Composites. (Supervised by: Dr. Salma Bilal)
  • Tooba Saeed .1970: Removal of Methylene Blue and Congo Red from Model Aqueous Solution by MnO2 Nanosheets and its Composite with Polyvinyl Chloride as Potential Adsorbents. (Supervised by: Dr. Abdul Naeem)
  • Latafat Ara .2018: Preparation and Characterization of Graphene Oxide and Silver/PMMA Nanocomposites as smart Material for Sensing Application. (Supervised by: Dr. Saleem Khan)
  • Rukhsana Naz .2018: Synthesis and Characterization of Non-enzymatic Glucose Sensor Based on Copper Nickle/Multiwalled Carbon Nanotubes. (Supervised by: Dr. Muhammad Tariq)
  • Ghazala Irum .2018: Morphology Controlled Synthesis and Characterization of Uniform Fine Particles of Nickle Compounds through Oxalate Route. (Supervised by: Dr. Khlalida Akhtar)

Department of Psychology

  • Bibi Zainab .2017: Relationship Between Big 5 Personality Traits and Depression. (Supervised by: Dr. Erum Irshad)
  • Faheem Ud Din .2017: Religiosity, Life Satisfaction, Hope and Optimism: A Comparative study of the Disciplines and Non-disciplines. (Supervised by: Dr. Erum Irshad)

Department of Political Science

  • Asghar Khan .2017: Streamlining Governance in FATA (Pakistan): A Study into the Challenges, Prospects and Responses of the Tribal People. (Supervised by: Dr. Taj Moharram Khan)
  • Arif Khan .2016: An Assessment of the Peoples Party- Opposition Relationship in Pakistan (1972-1977). (Supervised by: Dr. Taj Moharram Khan)
  • Saeed Ahmad .2016: Changing Pattern of Women Politics in Traditional Society: A Case Study of District Mardan Pakistan (2001-2014). (Supervised by: Dr. Zahid Anwar)
  • Sidrat-Ul-Muntaha .2014: Perceptions about the U.S. Foreign Aid Policy Towards Pakistan: Kerry-lugar Bill in Perspective. (Supervised by: Dr. Ayub Jan)
  • Sadia Gulzar .2017: Constraints in the Empowerment of Working Women in District Mardan, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. (Supervised by: Dr. Sami Raza)
  • Irmish Khattak .2017: Geo-Politics of Pak-Afghan Relations in Post-2014: Regional Dynamics and Implications. (Supervised by: Dr. A. Z Hilali)

Department of Gender Studies

  • Waqar Ali .2017: The Perception of Deobandi Ulema Regarding Women's Economic Empowerment. (Supervised by: Dr. Anoosh Khan)

Department of International Relations

  • Zahoor Khan .2017: International Climate Change Policy: Political and Economic Underpinnings and Pakistan's Response for Sustainable Development. (Supervised by: Shafiq Ur Rehman)
  • Uroosh Amber .2017: Indo-US Nuclear Cooperation: Implications for Pakistan. (Supervised by: Dr. Taj Moharram)

Department of Social Work

  • Maliha Gull Tarar .2016: Sheltor Homes in Punjab (Pakistan). (Supervised by: Dr. Sara Safdar)
  • Shah Nawaz .2017: Socio-cultural Impediments to Girls Education in Khalil Tribe of Peshawar. (Supervised by: Dr. Basharat Hussain)
  • Adnan Ashraf .2017: Protection, Welfare and Rehabilitation of Street Children in Peshawar, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. (Supervised by: Dr. Basharat Hussain)
  • Amira .2017: The Impact of Nuclearization of Family on the Status of Elderly Women: A case Study of District Sargodha. (Supervised by: Dr. Basharat Hussain)

Department of Sociology

  • Muhammad Uzair .2018: Motives Behind Turnover Intention Among Teachers: A Study of Selected Private Schools in Peshawar District, Pakistan. (Supervised by: Dr. Niaz Muhammad)
  • Tariq Habib .2017: Social Media and its Impact on the Academic Performance of Postgraduate Students of the University of Peshawar. (Supervised by: Dr. Anwar Alam)
  • Rafi Ullah .2018: School Teacher's Perspectives on Education Reforms at Primary Level Initiated by the Government of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (2013-2018). (Supervised by: Dr. Zafar Khan)
  • Muhammad Tayyab .2017: The State of Runaway Children in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa: A Case Study of Peshawar Based Protection Centers. (Supervised by: Dr. Niaz Muhammad)

Department of Economics

  • Fariha Naz .2017: The Impact of Terrorism on the Economy of Pakistan. (Supervised by: Dr. Munir Khan Khattak)
  • Murad Khan .2017: Post Production Value Chain and Supply Chain Analysis of Peach in Pakistan. (Supervised by: Dr. Zilakat Khan)
  • Hasina Wajid .2016: Socio-economic Impact of Foreign Remittances on Recipient households in District Chitral, Khyber Pakhutunkhwa. (Supervised by: Dr. Zilakat Khan)
  • Sumera Shabnum .2017: Comparative Study of the Drivers of Human Capital Outflow: A case study of District Peshawar, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. (Supervised by: Dr. Nadeem Iqbal)
  • Tabassum Haq .2018: Gender Wage Gap, Female Labor Force Participation and its Impact on Economic Growth of Pakistan. (Supervised by: Dr. Amjad Amin)
  • Marukh Zahir .2017: Crowding in and Crowding out in Pakistan: A Co-integration Analysis of Public and Private Investment (1972-2015). (Supervised by: Dr. Zilakat Khan Malik)

Institute of Education and Research

  • Swehra Moeed .2017: Pakistan National Education Policy 2009 and Intermediate Level Chemistry Curriculum. (Supervised by: Dr. Muhammad Rauf)

Law College

  • Sana Afzal .2017: Suo Moto Actions Taken by the Supreme Court of Pakistan and their Impact on the Independence of Judiciary (2005-2014). (Supervised by: Inayat Ullah Khan)
  • Hina Allauddin .2017: Analysis of Intellectual Property Law with Special Reference to Patent Laws in Pakistan. (Supervised by: Dr. Innayat Ullah Khan)

Institute of Management Studies

  • Saif Ullah Khan .2017: Determinants and Dimensions of Citizen Trust on Federal Government in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. (Supervised by: Dr. Buhsra Hamid)
  • Rabi Ullah .2017: The Mediating Role of Employees Engagement on the Relationship Between Talent Management Practices and Employees Retention in the Telecom Sector Peshawar, KP. (Supervised by: Dr. Syed Imad Shah)
  • Duri Nayab .2018: Nill (Course work based degree). (Supervised by: Nill)
  • Affifa Anjum Khattak .1970: Nill (Course work based degree). (Supervised by: Nill)
  • Muhammad Hashim Khan .2018: Nill (Course work based degree). (Supervised by: Nill)

Department of Journalism and Mass Communication

  • Muhammad Shahid .2017: Problems and Prospectus of English Press in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. (Supervised by: Mr. Naeem Gul)

College of Home Economics

  • Lubna Sattar .2017: An Analysis of Socio-Economic Problems of Street Children in Peshawar. (Supervised by: Dr. Ghazala Yasmeen Nizam)
  • Madiha Ahmad .2017: Development Prospects of Handloom Industry in Khyber Pakhunkhwa. (Supervised by: Dr. Kausar Takreem)
  • Ayesha Ijaz .2017: Impact of Income on Psychological Well-being of Family and Parenting Behavior in Peshawar District. (Supervised by: Dr. Ghazala Yasmeen Nizam)
  • Madiha Zeb .2017: Mere Expuse Effect in Fasion: Change in Sensitivity towards the exposed Female Body Among Early Adult Women. (Supervised by: Dr. Mussarat Tariq)
  • Sadaf Asghar .2017: Psycho-socio Correlated in Relation to Brand Wearing Behavior in Peshawar. (Supervised by: Dr. Mussarat Tariq)
  • Faryal Yousaf .2017: Personal Attire of Women in Relation to Identity formation: A case of Peshawar City. (Supervised by: Dr. Mussarat Tariq)
  • Saima Akhtar .2016: Proximate Composition and Nutrient Analysis of Common Source of Meat in Peshawar, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. (Supervised by: Dr. Syeda Kinza Fatima Haider)
  • Shumaila .2017: Effect of Antinutrient in Diet on the Absorption of Minerals. (Supervised by: Dr. Farhat Shehzad)

Centre of Biotechnology and Microbiology

  • Faheem Ahmed Khan .2017: Replacement of Protein Source in the Existing Poultry Feed with Single Cell Microbial Protein. (Supervised by: Dr. Nafees Bacha)
  • Naeem Ullah .2016: Bioassay-Guided Isolation and Structure Elucidation of Steroidal Alkaloids from Sarcococca Saligna (D.DON) Muel. (Supervised by: Dr. Bashir Ahmad)
  • Shaista Mehnaz .2018: Nill (Course work based degree). (Supervised by: Dr. Bashir Ahmad)
  • Asaf Ali Khan .2017: Multi Drug Resistance in Gram-Negative Bacteria Causing Nosocomial Infections in Tertiary Care Hospitals Peshawar. (Supervised by: Dr. Ibrar Khan)

Department of Botany

  • Muhammad Israr .2016: Alleviation of Salt Stress by the Exogenous Application of Plant Growth Regulators in Sunflower (Helianthus annus L.). (Supervised by: Dr. Nadeem Ahmad)
  • Imtiaz Ahmad .2017: Pharmacognosy of Viola canescens Wall. (Supervised by: Dr. Barkat Ullah)

Institute of Chemical Sciences

  • Farhat Naz .2017: Studies on the Chemical Constituents of Indigenous Mushrooms and Mango Kernels. (Supervised by: Dr. Ghias Uddin)
  • Sheema .2018: Microbial Transformation of Seenidazole and Artemether. (Supervised by: Dr. Ghias Uddin)
  • Nazir Ullah .2017: Radiolabeling of 99m Tc~ Ethambutol and Biological Evaluation in Animal Model. (Supervised by: Dr. Syed Qaisar Shah)

Department of Environmental Sciences

  • Nausheen Shaukat .2017: Quantification and Characterization of Particulate (PM25)AHD Its Health Effects in Peshawar Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. (Supervised by: Dr. Sardar Khan)
  • Nazish Huma Khan .2017: On Site-Waste Management and Industrial Symbiosis of Hayatabad Industrial Estate, Peshawar. (Supervised by: Dr. Mohammad Nafees)
  • Sehrish Nigar .2017: Response of Mung Bean (Vigna Radiata) to Tropospheric Ozone using Ethylenediurea (EDU) and Mg(No3)2. (Supervised by: Dr. Sardar Khan)

Department of Pharmacy

  • Rukhsana .2017: Isolation of Bioactive Secondary Metabolites and Pharmacological Studies of Viola Serpens Wall. (Supervised by: Dr. Muhammad Saeed)
  • Aman Ullah .2017: Pharmocokinetic Drug-Drug Interactions Evaluation of Meloxicam With Slected Co-Prescribed Drugs. (Supervised by: Dr. Zafar Iqbal)

Department of Urban and Regional Planning

  • Muhammad Hamayun .2017: Physio-Chemical and Biological Analysis of Drinking Water in Tehsil Khaar, Bajaur Agency, Pakistan. (Supervised by: Dr. Zulfiqar Ali)

Department of Zoology

  • Kausar .2017: Diversity and Distribution of ants (Formicidae: Hymenoptera) in District Malakand, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa: Implications of Taxonomy and Ecology. (Supervised by: Dr. Syed Basit Rasheed)

Pashto Academy

  • Abdul Hakim Shah .2017: Dastar Nama (Editing and Research). (Supervised by: Dr. Noor Muhammad Danish Bettani)
  • Atta ur Rahman .2018: Nill (Coursework based degree). (Supervised by: Dr. sher Zaman Seemab)
  • Atta Ullah .2017: Pukhto ke da Azad Nazam Irteqa. (Supervised by: Dr. sher Zaman Seemab)
  • Hameed Ullah Khan .2018: Nill (Course work based degree). (Supervised by: Dr. Sherzaman Seemab)

Department of Urdu

  • Subhan Ullah .2017: Molana Zafar Ali Khan ki shaeri may maghribi estemar ky khilaf muzahamti rawayyey. (Supervised by: Dr. Salman Ali)

Department of Arabic

  • Fozia .2015: Rhetorical Peculiarities of the Ahadith of Al-Sihah (fromt he Book of Al-At'imah to the Book of Al-Libas). (Supervised by: Dr. Mussarat jamal)
  • Muhammad Asim .2018: Nill (Course work based degree). (Supervised by: Nill)

Department of Islamiyat

  • Fakhrul Islam .2017: Tesri Sadi Hijri tak Seerat aur Tafseeri Adab Kay Hawalay se Yahudi Wa Masihi Tarikh Kay Nomayan Waqi'at Kay Asnadi Mayar Ka Naqedana Jaiza. (Supervised by: Dr. Mushtaq Ahmad)

Department of History

  • Asmat Tanveer .2018: Nill (Course work based degree). (Supervised by: Dr. Altaf Qadir)

Department of Archaeology

  • Zarawar Khan .2016: The Buddhist Narrative Relief: a Study of the Collection of Directorate of Arechaeology and Museums, Khyber Pakhunkhwa, Pakistan. (Supervised by: Dr. Muhammad Naseem Khan)

Department of English and Applied Linguistics

  • Aqsa Maryam .2017: Possible Worlds of Macabre: Understanding Poe. (Supervised by: Dr. Rubina Rahman)

Department of Physics

  • Fozia Sanam .2017: Linear and Nonlinear Investigation of Coupled Ion-Acoustic and Drift Waves in Magnetized non-Thermal Electron Ion Plasma. (Supervised by: Anisa Qamar)
  • Saira Begum .2017: Elemental and Morphological Investigation of Aerosol Pollutants in Peshawar and Faisalabad and their Comparative Analysis. (Supervised by: Dr. Khan Alam)
  • Nadia Khan .2018: Synthesis of Carbon-Based Nano-materials on quartz filter paper for Environmental applications. (Supervised by: Dr. Khan Alam)
  • Zafar Iqbal .2018: Iron Nanoparticles Based Carbon Nanofibers for Water Filtration Application. (Supervised by: Dr. Shahid Ali)
  • Syed Hatim Shah .2017: Density Functional Theory Based Study of Half-Heuslar Compounds of the Type I-III-IV of the Periodic Table. (Supervised by: Dr. Shah Haidar Khan)
  • Mehboob Ali Shah .2009: Bentonite of NWFP, its Micro Structure and Physical Properties for Industrial Application. (Supervised by: Dr. Nazir Shah Khattak)
  • Naveed Yousaf .2018: First Principle study of Band Structure, Optical Response and Thermoelectric Properties of Quaternary Chalcogenides. (Supervised by: Dr. Shah Haidar Khan)
  • Abdul Ahad Khan .2018: An Investigation of the Structural, Electric and Magnetic Properties of Cubic Manganese Oxides. (Supervised by: Dr. Afzal Khan)

Department of Computer Science

  • Sehrish Rafiq .2017: Discovering Semantic Relationships Among PDF Book Figures Using Contextual Similarity. (Supervised by: Dr. Shah Khusro)
  • Sumaira Rasool .2017: Quality Service Analysis of Stream Control Transmission protocol in Vehicular Adhoc Networks. (Supervised by: Dr. Saeed Mahfooz)
  • Shaukat Ali .2017: Exploiting Sensor Data Semantics for Smartphone-Based Life-logging: Towards the Development of Digital Prosthetic Memory on Smartphones. (Supervised by: Dr. Shah Khusro)
  • Muhammad Zeeshan .2017: An immune Based Flow Control Anomaly Detection Using Negative Selection with R-Contiguous Bit Matching For Wireless sensor Networks. (Supervised by: Dr. Huma Javed)
  • Izaz .2017: Smart white Cane for Identifying Walking Patterns of A Visually Impaired Person Through Smartphone Sensor Data Fusion. (Supervised by: Dr. Shah Khusro)
  • Muhsin Ul Mulk Siddiqi .2017: Enhanced Location Aware Fast Handover in Inproxy Mobile IPy6. (Supervised by: Dr. Saeed Mahfooz)
  • Imam Ud Din .2017: Semantic History: Ontology-based Modeling of Users, Web Browsing Behaviors for Improved Web Page Revisitation. (Supervised by: Dr. Shah Khusro)
  • Nabeela .2017: A Right Tag Cloud Interface To A Book Collection. (Supervised by: Dr. Shah Khusro)
  • Rashad saeed Mohammad Saeed .2018: Anatomization Through Generalization (AG): A New Hybrid Privacy Acy-Preserving Approach to Prevent Membership, Identity and Attributes Disclosure Attacks. (Supervised by: Dr. Ashraf Rauf)
  • Muhammad Zubair .2017: QOS -Aware Load-Balanced IP Routing Scheme Based on Shortest Paths in House Model. (Supervised by: Dr. Saeed Mahfooz)

Department of Statistics

  • Farooq Ahmad .2018: Structural Equation Modeling for Evaluating the Performance of Test Match Winning Team. (Supervised by: Dr. Qamaruz Zaman)
  • Mashal .2018: Statistical Modeling of Child Malnutrition in South Asia. (Supervised by: Dr. S.M Asim)
  • Nisar Ullah .2018: Econometric Modeling of the Factors Affecting Balance of Trade of Pakistan. (Supervised by: Dr. Syed Muhammad Asim)

Department of Mathematics

  • Nadeem Haider .2017: Haar wavelet and Meshless Techniques for Elliptic and Parabolic Models with interfaces. (Supervised by: Dr. Imran Aziz)
  • Muhammad Asif .2017: Haar wavelet Approach for Numerical Solution of Three Dimensional Partial Differential Equations. (Supervised by: Dr. Imran Aziz)
  • Ejaz Hussain .2017: Asymptotic Stability of Continuous Linear Switched Systems. (Supervised by: Dr. Akbar Zada)
  • Muhammad Fazil .2018: On Hermite-Hadamard Type Inequalities with Applications. (Supervised by: Dr. Muhammad Adil Khan)
  • Tahir Ullah Khan .2018: Generalizing Fractional Integrals and Related Results. (Supervised by: Dr.Muhammad Adil Khan)
  • Malik Aizaz Ali .2018: New Parameterized Hermite-Hadamard Type Inequalities With Applications to Means. (Supervised by: Dr. Muhammad Adil Khan)
  • Abdul Basir .2018: On Majorization and Favard's inequalities. (Supervised by: Dr. Muhammad Adil Khan)
  • Sartaj Ali .2018: Ulam-Hyers Stability of Fractional Differential Equations with Non-Instantaneous Impulses and Boundary Conditions. (Supervised by: Dr. Akbar Zada)
  • Tehzeeb Qazi .2018: Numerical Solution of Elliptic Partial Integro-Differential Equations via Haar Wavelet. (Supervised by: Dr. Imran Aziz)
  • Syed Muqsit Shah .2018: Accuracy of Series Solution in the Laminar Flow of Rotating Prolate Spheroid. (Supervised by: Dr. Absul Samad)