• Vice Chancellor University of Peshawar Prof Dr Muhammad Idrees (Right) and Vice Chancellor, University of Swat Prof Dr. Hassan Sher (Left) shares MoU documents in the signing ceremony.
    Vice Chancellor University of Peshawar Prof Dr Muhammad Idrees (Right) and Vice Chancellor, University of Swat Prof Dr. Hassan Sher (Left) shares MoU documents in the signing ceremony.
  • Vice Chancellor UoP Prof. Dr. Muhammad Idrees presenting shield to H.E. Mr. Ghulam Ali, Chancellor/ Governor KP at the University of Peshawar Convocation 2022.
    Vice Chancellor UoP Prof. Dr. Muhammad Idrees presenting shield to H.E. Mr. Ghulam Ali, Chancellor/ Governor KP at the University of Peshawar Convocation 2022.
  • Chancellor H. E. Ghulam Ali while accompanied by the Vice Chancellor Prof Dr. Muhammad Idrees handed out the awards to more than 200 graduates in BS Convocation held on December 30, 2022.
    Chancellor H. E. Ghulam Ali while accompanied by the Vice Chancellor Prof Dr. Muhammad Idrees handed out the awards to more than 200 graduates in BS Convocation held on December 30, 2022.
  • Vice Chancellor Prof Dr. Muhammad Idrees presents a souvenir to the Chief Minister, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Mahmood Khan upon his visit to the varsity.
    Vice Chancellor Prof Dr. Muhammad Idrees presents a souvenir to the Chief Minister, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Mahmood Khan upon his visit to the varsity.
  • Memorandum of Understanding between the National University of Tajikistan and the Peshawar University of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan signed by the Vice Chancellor Prof Dr Muhammad Idrees and ambassador of Tajikistan to Pakistan.
    Memorandum of Understanding between the National University of Tajikistan and the Peshawar University of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan signed by the Vice Chancellor Prof Dr Muhammad Idrees and ambassador of Tajikistan to Pakistan.
  • Secretary HED, KP Mr. Dawood Khan while accompanied by the Vice Chancellor Prof. Dr. Muhammad Idrees and Dr. Adnan Sarwar Khan (Ex-Dean),  Dr. Zahid Anwar (Dean) and Dr. Hussain Shaheed Soharwordi inaugurates the Peace Fair 2022 organized by the Dept. of International Relations.
    Secretary HED, KP Mr. Dawood Khan while accompanied by the Vice Chancellor Prof. Dr. Muhammad Idrees and Dr. Adnan Sarwar Khan (Ex-Dean), Dr. Zahid Anwar (Dean) and Dr. Hussain Shaheed Soharwordi inaugurates the Peace Fair 2022 organized by the Dept. of International Relations.
  • Prof. Dr. Muhammad Idrees Vice Chancellor, University of Peshawar and Mr. Yaseen Khan, Director General, Soil and Water Conservation signed MoU
    Prof. Dr. Muhammad Idrees Vice Chancellor, University of Peshawar and Mr. Yaseen Khan, Director General, Soil and Water Conservation signed MoU
  • Prof Dr Muhammad Idrees, Vice Chancellor, University of Peshawar and Mr. Yaseen Khan, DG Soil and Water Conservation inaugurated Models and Poster Exhibition organized by the Dept of Geography and Geomatics, UoP
    Prof Dr Muhammad Idrees, Vice Chancellor, University of Peshawar and Mr. Yaseen Khan, DG Soil and Water Conservation inaugurated Models and Poster Exhibition organized by the Dept of Geography and Geomatics, UoP
  • Vice Chancellor Prof Dr Muhammad Idrees presents a souvenir to Prof Dr Rubina Farooq, Vice Chancellor Government College Women University Faisalabad upon her visit to the University of Peshawar.
    Vice Chancellor Prof Dr Muhammad Idrees presents a souvenir to Prof Dr Rubina Farooq, Vice Chancellor Government College Women University Faisalabad upon her visit to the University of Peshawar.
  • University of Peshawar re-inked MoU with Foster Learning Organization at Vice Chancellor's committee room. In a photo Vice Chancellor Prof Dr Muhammad Idrees and CEO Foster Learning Mr M Sannan Khan exchanges the MoU documents.
    University of Peshawar re-inked MoU with Foster Learning Organization at Vice Chancellor's committee room. In a photo Vice Chancellor Prof Dr Muhammad Idrees and CEO Foster Learning Mr M Sannan Khan exchanges the MoU documents.
  • UoP's Department of Health & Physical Education(HPE) has been inaugurated by the Vice Chancellor Prof Dr Muhammad Idrees at the Institute of Education & Research, University of Peshawar.
    UoP's Department of Health & Physical Education(HPE) has been inaugurated by the Vice Chancellor Prof Dr Muhammad Idrees at the Institute of Education & Research, University of Peshawar.
  • A renowned Buddhist Monk of Thailand Arayawangso presents a souvenir to the Vice Chancellor Prof Dr Muhammad Idrees at Sir Sabizada Abdul Qayyum (SSAQ) Museum, University of Peshawar.
    A renowned Buddhist Monk of Thailand Arayawangso presents a souvenir to the Vice Chancellor Prof Dr Muhammad Idrees at Sir Sabizada Abdul Qayyum (SSAQ) Museum, University of Peshawar.
  • Vice Chancellor Prof Dr Muhammad Idrees inaugurates the renovated and rehabilitated Central Library, University of Peshawar.
    Vice Chancellor Prof Dr Muhammad Idrees inaugurates the renovated and rehabilitated Central Library, University of Peshawar.
  • Vice Chancellor Prof Dr Muhammad Idrees presents a souvenir to the ambassador of Azerbaijan to Pakistan H.E Khazar Farhadov upon his visit to the University of Peshawar.
    Vice Chancellor Prof Dr Muhammad Idrees presents a souvenir to the ambassador of Azerbaijan to Pakistan H.E Khazar Farhadov upon his visit to the University of Peshawar.
  • Vice Chancellor Prof Dr Muhammad Idrees receives Academic Excellence Award 2022 from the Governor of Punjab Muhammad Baligh Ur Rehman in a ceremony organized by the Association of Private Sector Universities of Pakistan (APSUP) at PC Hotel Lahore.
    Vice Chancellor Prof Dr Muhammad Idrees receives Academic Excellence Award 2022 from the Governor of Punjab Muhammad Baligh Ur Rehman in a ceremony organized by the Association of Private Sector Universities of Pakistan (APSUP) at PC Hotel Lahore.
  • On the eve of commemorating 75th independence day, students and staff of University Model School, University Public School, University College for Boys and College of Home Economics posed for a picture with the Vice Chancellor Prof Dr Muhammad Idrees at Convocation hall.
    On the eve of commemorating 75th independence day, students and staff of University Model School, University Public School, University College for Boys and College of Home Economics posed for a picture with the Vice Chancellor Prof Dr Muhammad Idrees at Convocation hall.
  • China Study Center, University of Peshawar in collaboration with Pakistan China Friendship Association KP Chapter celebrated 75th Independence Day of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan at China Study Center.
    China Study Center, University of Peshawar in collaboration with Pakistan China Friendship Association KP Chapter celebrated 75th Independence Day of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan at China Study Center.
  • Shaykh Zayed Islamic Centre in collaboration with Pakistan Council Of World Religions-Faith Friends celebrated 75th Independence Day of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan at Teachers Community Center, University of Peshawar.
    Shaykh Zayed Islamic Centre in collaboration with Pakistan Council Of World Religions-Faith Friends celebrated 75th Independence Day of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan at Teachers Community Center, University of Peshawar.
  • Vice Chancellor UoP Prof. Dr. Muhammad Idrees met Prof. Dr. Mukhtar Ahmed, the newly appointed Chairman of the Higher Education Commission at Islamabad and discussed matters of varsity.
    Vice Chancellor UoP Prof. Dr. Muhammad Idrees met Prof. Dr. Mukhtar Ahmed, the newly appointed Chairman of the Higher Education Commission at Islamabad and discussed matters of varsity.


  • Mr. Alamgir Khan, M.Phil. Research Scholar at the Department of History, University of Peshawar has successfully defended his Thesis/ Viva titled, "Dir State during the Colonial and Post- Colonial Periods: (1895-1969) An Analysis", under the supervision of Prof . Dr. Salman Bangash. His external examiner was Dr. Manzoor Ahmad, Associate Professor and Chairman, Department of Political Science, Abdul Wall Khan University, Mardan.

  • Public Defense of a Research Scholar

    Mr. Muhammad Amin, A Ph.D. Scholar at Department of Electronics, University of Peshawar has successfully defended his thesis under the supervision of Dr. Muhammad Asif, Assistant Professor. His external examiners were Dr. Khurram Shehzad Khattak Associate Professor, UET Peshawar & Dr. Sana Ul Haq. His co-supervisor was Dr Khalil Ur Rehman.

    Public Defense of a Research Scholar
  • Public Defense of a Research Scholar

    PhD defense and viva exam was conducted Centre of biotechnology and microbiology, in respect of Ms Bushra Rehman. She did her research under supervision of Dr Sumera Afzal, director COBAM. Her external examiner and thesis evaluator was Dr Ziaullah shah, CECOS university Peshawar. Internal examiner was Dr ibrar Khan, associate Prof of COBAM, University of Peshawar.

    Public Defense of a Research Scholar
  • Public Defense of a Research Scholar

    Ms. Najma Begum Successfully defended her Ph.D. Dissertation entitled "Activity Theory Based Assessment of foreign funded Afghan refugees Teacher Education in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan (2003-2015)." Her external examiners were Dr. Rahim Khan and Prof. Shabir Ahmad Khan whereas the Internal Examiner/ Supervisor was Dr. Munir Ahmad.

    Public Defense of a Research Scholar

  • Mr. Tahir Munir, PhD Research Scholar at the Department of History,University of Peshawar, Peshawar has successfully defended his Dissertation titled, "National Awami Party and the Political Development in Pakistan,(1972 - 1975) ",under the supervision of Professor Dr. Salman Bangash.His External Examiners were Professor Dr. Syed Wiqar Ali Shah, Former Acting Vice chancellor,Dean and Chairman Quaid Azam University,Islamabad and Professor Dr. Jehanzeb Khalil, Former Pro Vice Chancellor Abdul Wal


  • Ms. Safina Jehan, M.Phil scholar, College of Home Economics, UoP successfully defended her M.Phil thesis/viva titled "Comparative study of Facebook users and non Facebook users on self esteem" under the supervision of Prof. Dr. Kaniz Fatima Haider. Her examiner was Prof. Dr. Erum Irshad Chairperson Department of Psychology, University of Peshawar. Congratulations to both the scholar and her research supervisor.

  • Public Defense of a Research Scholar

    Ms. Uzma Munshi, a Ph.D. Research Scholar of Area Study Centre, has successfully defended her PhD. Dissertation titled "STRATEGIC REALIGNMENT BETWEEN RUSSIA, CHINA AND PAKISTAN: CHALLENGES AND OPPORTUNITIES FOR PAKISTAN" under the supervision of Prof. Hussain Shaheed Soherwordi. Her External Examiners were Brig (Rtd.) Dr. Saif Ur Rehman and Prof. Muhammad Khan whereas the Internal Examiner was Prof. Shabir Ahmad Khan.

    Public Defense of a Research Scholar

  • Syeda Kokab Shah of the Department of Environmental Sciences, University of Peshawar successfully defended her M.Phil thesis on agrotoxicants related to guava spray in various districts of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. Faryal completed his thesis under the supervision of Dr. Asif Khan Khattak. The external examiner was Dr. Muhammad Nauman Ahmed of Agriculture University Peshawar.


  • Meeting of Board of Studies of Department of Environmental Sciences held on 29 September, 2022 under the Chairmenship of Prof. Dr. Mohammad Nafees. New Courses of MS, M.Phil and Ph.D. are recommended to the Academic Council for Approval.


  • Mr. Asim Sajjad, M.Phil. scholar successfully defended his M.Phil. thesis under the supervision of Dr. Shah Haider Khan, Assistant Professor, Department of Physics, UoP, and Co-Supervision of Dr. Ghulam Murtaza, Associate Professor, Department of Physics, Islamia College Peshawar. His external examiner was Dr. Abdul Waheed, Assistant Professor, Department of Physics, Islamia College Peshawar. The work was carried out jointly in the Department of Physics, UoP and Islamia College Peshawar.


  • Mr. Asim Sajjad, M.Phil. scholar successfully defended his M.Phil. thesis titled "First Principles Study of Inorganic Lead-Free Double Perovskites Cs2AgSbX6 (X=Cl, Br, I) for Optical and Thermoelectric Applications" under the supervision of Dr. Shah Haider Khan, Assistant Professor, Department of Physics, University of Peshawar, and Co-Supervision of Dr. Ghulam Murtaza, Associate Professor, Department of Physics, Islamia College Peshawar. His external examiner was Dr. Abdul Waheed, Assistant Pro


  • Halima Yaqoob of the Department of Environmental Sciences, University of Peshawar completed her thesis on ground water and the effects of solid waste on it and its remediation. She proposed a comprehensive and effective management system for dumping domestic garbage in the suburbs of Peshawar and estimating its negative effects. Halima successfully defended her thesis. She completed his thesis under the supervision of Dr. Saeeda Yusuf.

  • Public Defense of a Research Scholar

    Ms. Soofia Iftikhar, Ph.D. scholar at Department of Statistics has successfully defended her PhD thesis. She worked under the supervision of Dr. Alamgir, Associate Professor, Department of Statistics. Her external examiners were Dr. Sajjad Ahmad Khan, Associate Professor, Islamia College Peshawar, and Dr. Dost Muhammad Khan, Chairman Department of Statistics, Abdul Wali Khan University Mardan.

    Public Defense of a Research Scholar
  • Public Defense of a Research Scholar

    Department of Computer Science: Kanwal Ejaz successfully defended her Ph.D thesis under the supervision of Prof Dr Saeed Mahfooz and Co-supervision Dr M Zubair, KKKUK. Examiners were Prof Dr Kashif Kifayat, Air University, Islamabad , and Prof Dr Jamil Ahmed, Malakand University.

    Public Defense of a Research Scholar
  • Public Defense of a Research Scholar

    Department of Computer Science: Mr Fazal Aman has successfully defended his Ph.D dissertation under the supervision of Prof. Dr. Azhar Rauf and Co-supervision of Dr. Rehman Ali. Examiners were Dr. Fakhr e Alam, Malakand University, and Dr Sajid Anwar, IMSciences.

    Public Defense of a Research Scholar
  • M.Phil. Defense of a Research Scholar

    Ms. Nimra Noor completed her thesis on waste water and its treatment of ghee industry. A comprehensive and effective management system has been proposed for this by estimating the waste generated on a daily basis in the ghee industry. Nimra Noor successfully defended her thesis. She completed his thesis under the supervision of Professor Dr. Muhammad Nafees.

    M.Phil. Defense of a Research Scholar
  • Public Defense of a Research Scholar

    Mr. Asim Sajjad, M.Phil. scholar at Department of Physics has successfully defended his thesis. He worked under the supervision of Dr. Shah Haider Khan, Assistant Professor, Department of Physics. His Co-Supervisor was Dr. Ghulam Murtaza, Associate Professor, Department of Physics, Islamia College Peshawar. His external examiner was Dr. Abdul Waheed, Assistant Professor, Department of Physics, Islamia College Peshawar.

    Public Defense of a Research Scholar

  • Mr. Ajmal Khan from Department of Zoology successfully defended his PhD dissertation under the supervision of Dr. Muhammad Khisroon Associate Professor. His examiners were Dr. Muhammad Shahid Associate Professor, University of Agriculture Faisalabad, Dr. Gauhar Rahman Associate Professor, Abdul Wali Khan University Mardan, and Dr. Farrah Zaidi Associate Professor, UoP.


  • Ms Tahira Nasib with supervisor Prof (r) Dr Ghulam Mustafa, former Dean Prof Dr Adnan Sarwar Khan and Chairman Prof Dr Hussain Shaheed Soherwordi after successful defence of her PhD dissertation in International Relation.