Faculty

Dr Muhammad Murtaza Yousaf

  • Chairman Department of Software Engineering
  • Professor
  • PhD Computer Science, University of Innsbruck, Austria, 2008
  • M.Sc Computer Science, PU, 2001 (Gold Medal)
  • Research / Teaching Interests: Computer Networks, Distributed and Parallel Systems, Data Structures, Automata Theory
  • Email: murtaza@pucit.edu.pk, chairman.dse@pucit.edu.pk, chairman.se@pu.edu.pk

Dr. Shahid Manzoor

  • Chairman Department of Data Science
  • Associate Professor 
  • PhD in Bioinformatics, Swedish University of Agricultural Science, Uppsala, Sweden
  • MS in Bioinformatics, Swedish University of Agricultural Science, Uppsala, Sweden
  • M.Sc in Computer Science, University of Agriculture, Faisalabad, Pakistan
  • B.Sc (Hons), University of Agriculture, Faisalabad, Pakistan
  • Research / Teaching Interests:  Bioinformatics, Comparative Genomics, Genome Assembly and Annotation, Metagenomics, Biological Databases, Correlation network analysis, Microbiome analysis, Proteomic, Transcriptomic and Metabolic Pathway analysis, Database Systems, Database Administration.
  • Email: chairman.dds@pucit.edu.pk, chairman.dds@pu.edu.pk
  • Curriculum Vitae

Dr. Muhammad Nadeem Majeed

  • Associate Professor 
  • Ph.D. in Computer Engineering, University of Engineering and Technology, Taxila.
  • MS in Computer Engineering, CASE, University of Engineering and Technology, Taxila.
  • Research / Teaching Interests:  Communication & Networks, Data Science and Machine learning, Business Intelligence & Strategy-Making.
  • Email: nadeem.majeed@pucit.edu.pk
  • Google Meet: https://meet.google.com/jjt-vaxr-rub
  • Curriculum Vitae

Dr. Muhammad Kamran Malik

  • Associate Professor
  • Program Coordinator, BS Information Technology (New Campus)
  • PhD Computer Science, PU
  • MS Software Project Management , NUCES-FAST, 2008
  • M.Sc Computer Science, PU, 2003
  • Email: kamran.malik@pucit.edu.pk
  • Curriculum Vitae

Dr. Syed Faisal Bukhari

  • Associate Professor
  • Ph.D., Computer Science, Asian Institute of Technology (AIT), Thailand
  • M.S., Computer Science, Asian Institute of Technology (AIT), Thailand
  • M.Sc., Computer Science, Punjab University
  • M.Sc., Statistics, Punjab University
  • Research / Teaching Interests: Computer Vision, Image Processing, Machine Learning, and Statistics
  • Email: faisal.bukhari@pucit.edu.pk

Dr Khurram Shahzad

  • Associate Professor
  • PhD Computer and Systems Sciences, KTH – Royal Institute of Technology, Sweden
  • MS Information Technology, KTH – Royal Institute of Technology, Sweden, 2006
  • M.Sc Computer Science, PU, 2004
  • Research / Teaching Interests: Data Warehousing, Business Process Management and Academic Social Network
  • Email: khurram@pucit.edu.pk
  • Curriculum Vitae

Dr. Waheed Iqbal

  • Associate Professor
  • PhD Computer Science Asian Institute of Technology, Thailand
  • Research / Teaching Interests: Cloud Computing, Distributed Systems, Machine Learning, Data Mining, Mobile and Web Computing, Scalable Applications and Architectures, Algorithms Analysis, Data Structures, Operating Systems
  • Website: http://www.waheediqbal.info/
  • Email: waheed.iqbal@pucit.edu.pk

Dr. Muhammad Idrees

Tariq Mahmood Butt

  • Assistant Professor
  • M.Sc Electrical Engineering UET Lahore (Thesis in progress)
  • M.Sc Computer Science, Al-Khair University , Lahore, 2002
  • MBA, Punjab University, 1998
  • B.Sc Electrical Engineering, UET Lahore, 1992
  • Research / Teaching Interests: Digital Logic and Design, Microprocessors, Computer Architecture, Operating Systems
  • Email: tariq.butt@pucit.edu.pk

Ch Ejaz Ashraf

Dr. Laeeq Aslam

  • Assistant Professor
  • Program Coordinator, M.Phil (CS) / M.Phil (RSGIS) / PhD (Old Campus)
  • PhD Computer Science PUCIT, University of the Punjab, Lahore
  • MS Computer Science, Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS), Lahore
  • BSc Agricultural Engineering, University of Agriculture, Faisalabad
  • Research / Teaching Interests: Graph Theory, Combinatorics, Image and Video Processing, Discrete Mathematics, Theory of Automata and Formal Languages, Multimedia System Design
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Email: laeeq.aslam@pucit.edu.pk

Dr. Syed Muhammad Ali

  • Assistant Professor
  • PhD Computer Science, University of Central Florida, USA, 2016
  • MS Computer Science, University of Central Florida, USA, 2014
  • M.Sc Computer Science, University of the Punjab, Lahore, 2003
  • B.Sc Engineering, University of Engg. & Tech. (UET), Lahore, 2000
  • Research / Teaching Interests:: Machine Learning, Image Processing, Computer Vision
  • Email: muhammad.ali@pucit.edu.pk
  • Curriculum Vitae

Fareed ul Hassan Baig

  • Assistant Professor
  • Program Coordinator, BS Software Engineering (Old Campus)
  • M.Phil Computer Science , PU, 2008
  • M.Sc Computer Science, PU, 2003
  • B.Sc Computer Science, BZU, 1999
  • Research / Teaching Interests: Object Oriented Design and Programming, Data Structures, Analysis and Design of Algorithms
  • Email: fareed@pucit.edu.pk

Tayyaba Tariq

  • Assistant Professor
  • MS Computer Science, NUCES-FAST, 2007
  • BS Computer Science, PU, 2005
  • Research / Teaching Interests: Computer Programming, Software Engineering, Software Quality Assurance
  • Email: tayyaba.tariq@pucit.edu.pk

Asif Sohail

  • Assistant Professor
  • Program Coordinator, BS Information Technology (Old Campus)
  • PhD Computer Science (in progress) , PUCIT, University of the Punjab, Lahore
  • M.Phil Computer Science, PUCIT,  University of the Punjab, Lahore
  • M.Sc. Computer Science, International Islamic University, Islamabad
  • Research / Teaching Interests:Database Systems, Operating Systems, Data Structures, Digital Logic & Design, Data Cleaning, Entity Resolution
  • Email: asif@pucit.edu.pk

Abdul Khaliq

  • Assistant Professor
  • PhD Computer Science (in progress)
  • M.Phil Computer Science, PU,2008
  • M.Sc Computer Science, PU,2001
  • PGD Computer Science, PU,1999
  • M.Sc Physics, GCU 1998
  • Research / Teaching Interests: Computer Architecture, Operating System, Computer Networks, Digital Logic Design
  • Email: abdul.khaliq@pucit.edu.pk,abdulkhaliq.pucit@pu.edu.pk

Muhammad Adeel Nisar

  • Assistant Professor
  • PhD Computer Science (in progress)
  • M.Phil Computer Science, PU
  • M.Sc Computer Science, PU, 2004
  • Research / Teaching Interests: Operating Systems, Computer Architecture, System Programming
  • Email: Adeel.nisar@pucit.edu.pk

Dr. Ather Ashraf

  • Assistant Professor
  • PhD. Computer Science, PU
  • M.S. Computer Science, UCP, Lahore, 2003 (First Position)
  • B.Sc. Civil Engineering, UET, Lahore, 2000
  • M.Sc. GIS, Punjab University, 2003
  • Research / Teaching Interests: Geo-Spatial System Design, Geo-Spatial data bases & Web GIS
  • Email: ather@pucit.edu.pk
  • Curriculum Vitae

Asim Rasul

  • Assistant Professor
  • MS Total Quality Management , PU
  • M.Sc Computer Science, PU, 2003
  • M.Sc Mathematics, FC College, 2001
  • Research / Teaching Interests: Databases, Information Systems
  • Email: asim@pucit.edu.pk
  • Curriculum Vitae

Imran Javed

  • Assistant Professor
  • PhD Computer Science (In Progress)
  • M.Phil Computer Science, PU
  • M.Sc Computer Science, PU, 2001
  • PGD in Computer Science, PU, 1999
  • Research / Teaching Interests: Theory of Formal Languages and Automata, Design and Implementation of Compilers, Programming Languages
  • Email: Imranj@pucit.edu.pk
  • Curriculum Vitae

Farhan Ahmad Ch

  • Assistant Professor
  • Program Coordinator, BS Software Engineering (New Campus)
  • MS Computer Science, GCU
  • M.Sc Computer Science, PU, 2001
  • PGD Computer Science, PU, 1999
  • Research / Teaching Interests: Databases
  • Email: farhan@pucit.edu.pk

Muhammad Ahmad Ghazali

  • Assistant Professor
  • PhD Computer Science (In Progress), PU
  • MS Computer Science, FAST-NU, 2004
  • BS Computer Science, FAST-NU, 2002
  • Research / Teaching Interests: Programming Fundamentals, Object-Oriented Programming, Data Structures & Algorithms, Theory of Automata, Discrete Mathematics
  • Email: ahmad.ghazali@pucit.edu.pk

Muhammad Zia Afzal

  • Assistant Professor
  • M.Phil Mathematics, PU, 2002
  • M.Sc Mathematics, PU, 1995
  • Research / Teaching Interests: Calculus, Linear Algebra, Differential Equations, Spline Theory
  • Email: zia@pucit.edu.pk

Dr Zubair Nawaz

  • Assistant Professor
  • PhD Computer Engineering, Delft University of Technology, The Netherlands, 2011
  • MS Computer Science, Lahore University of Management Sciences, Pakistan, 2002
  • BS Mechanical Engineering, Ghulam Ishaq Khan Institute of Engineering and Technology, Pakistan, 1997
  • Research / Teaching Interests: Analysis of Algorithms, Advanced Algorithms, High Performance Computing
  • Email: znawaz@pucit.edu.pk
  • Curriculum Vitae

Dr. Faisal Aslam

Saadia Shahzad

  • Assistant Professor
  • Program Coordinator, BS Computer Science (Old Campus)
  • Ph.D. Computer Science (Research Work in Progress), PUCIT
  • MS in Computer Science, COMSATS IIT, 2007
  • Research / Teaching Interests: Data Structures and Algorithms, Computer Vision, High Performance Computing
  • Email: saadia.shahzad@pucit.edu.pk
  • Curriculum Vitae

Nastaeen Fatima

  • Assistant Professor
  • MPhil Computer Science PUCIT, University of the Punjab, Lahore
  • MS Total Quality Management (Thesis in progress), PU
  • M.Sc Computer Science, PU, 2004 (Gold Medal)
  • MA Urdu, PU, 2002
  • M.Sc Psychology, PU, 1999
  • Research / Teaching Interests: Database systems, Project Management, Computer Networks, Software Quality Assurance, Total Quality Management
  • Email: nfatimaa@pucit.edu.pk
  • Curriculum Vitae

Omer Nawaz

  • Assistant Professor
  • PhD Computer Science (In progress)
  • MS Computer Science
  • M.Sc Computer Science, International Islamic University, Islamabad, 2003
  • Research / Teaching Interests: Network Programming, Mobile Computing
  • Email: umer.nawaz@pucit.edu.pk

Dr Zobia Suhail

Sadeeqa Riaz Khan

  • Assistant Professor
  • PhD Management Sciences (In Progress)
  • MS Total Quality Management, University of the Punjab, Lahore
  • MBIT (Marketing), University of the Punjab, Lahore
  • B.S Computer Science, Lahore College for Women University, Lahore
  • Research / Teaching Interests: Area of Interests: Management Information Systems, Organizational Behavior, Organizational Psychology, Professional Ethics
  • Email: sadeeqa@pucit.edu.pk
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Assistant Professor
  • Ph.D. Computer Science, University of Turin, Turin, Italy, 2015
  • M.Phil Computer Science, University of the Punjab, Lahore, Pakistan, 2009
  • M.Sc Computer Science, University of the Punjab, Lahore, Pakistan, 2006
  • BS Computer Science, University of the Punjab, Lahore, Pakistan, 2004
  • Research / Teaching Interests: Image Processing, Computer Vision, Analysis of Algorithms
  • Research Lab:  Image & Vision Computing Lab (ICVL)
  • Email:shahid@pucit.edu.pk
  • Curriculum Vitae

Dr. Muhammad Hassan Khan

  • Assistant Professor
  • PhD Computer Science
  • M.Phil Computer Science , PU,2010
  • BS Information Technology, BZU, 2005
  • Research / Teaching Interests: Programming Languages, Computer Vision and Digital Image Processing
  • Email: Hassankhan@pucit.edu.pk
  • Curriculum Vitae

Kashif Murtaza

  • Assistant Professor
  • PhD in Computer Vision (in progress), LUMS
  • MS in Computer Science, LUMS, Pakistan, 2012
  • BS in Computer Science, PUCIT, Pakistan, 2007
  • Research / Teaching Interests:Computer Vision, Pattern Recognition and Machine Learning, Multiple View Geometry, Convex Optimization
  • Email: kashif.murtaza@pucit.edu.pk
  • Assistant Professor
  • PhD Computer Science, University of Central Florida, USA, 2013
  • M.Sc Computer Science, University of Saarland, Germany
  • B.Sc Computer Science, LUMS
  • Research / Teaching Interests: Computer Vision, Image Analysis, Machine Learning
  • Email: nazarkhan@pucit.edu.pk
  • Curriculum Vitae

Abdul Mateen

  • Assistant Professor 
  • PhD Computer Science (in progress), PU
  • MS Computer Science, UMT
  • M.Sc Computer Science, PU, 2003
  • Research / Teaching Interests: Programming, Data Structures
  • Email: amateen@pucit.edu.pk

Muddassira Arshad

  • Assistant Professor
  • PhD Computer Science (In progress) PUCIT, University of the Punjab, Lahore
  • MPhil Computer Science PUCIT, University of the Punjab, Lahore
  • MSc. from QAU, in 2001
  • Research / Teaching Interests: Human Computer Interaction, Software Engineering
  • Email: muddassira@pucit.edu.pk
  • Curriculum Vitae

Hafiz Anzar Ahmad

  • Assistant Professor
  • Research / Teaching Interests: Agent Modeling, Intelligent Systems, AI, OOP, OOAD, Software Engineering, SW Architecture Pattern, Fundamentals of Programming Languages
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Email: anzar@pucit.edu.pk

Umair Babar

  • Assistant Professor
  • PhD Computer Science (course work completed) PUCIT, University of the Punjab, Lahore
  • MS Computer Science, UCP Lahore, 2008
  • BS Hons. Computer Science, UCP Lahore, 2005
  • Research / Teaching Interests:Object Oriented System Design and Implementation, Data Structures and Algorithms, Theory of Automata
  • Email: umair.babar@pucit.edu.pk
  • Curriculum Vitae

Dr. Farsia Hussain

  • Assistant Professor
  • PhD Computational Mathematics (Spline Theory and Computer Graphics), PU, 2015
  • MS Mathematics, PU, 2008
  • BS Mathematics, PU, 2006
  • Research / Teaching Interests: Computational Mathematics, Linear Algebra, Calculus, Probability and Statistics
  • Email: Farsia.hussain@pucit.edu.pk

Esha Aftab

  • Assistant Professor
  • MS Computer Science LUMS, Lahore
  • Research / Teaching Interests: Data Structures and Algorithms, Discrete Mathematics, Object-Oriented Programming
  • Curriculum Vitae

Amina Mustansir

  • Assistant Professor
  • PhD Computer Science (In progress) Department of Computer Science, University of the Punjab, Lahore
  • M.Phil Computer Science PUCIT, University of the Punjab, Lahore
  • Research / Teaching Interests: Software Engineering, Enterprise Modeling, Object Oriented Analysis and Design
  • Email: amina.mustansir@pucit.edu.pk

Dr. Mian Muhammad Mubasher

  • Assistant Professor
  • PhD Computer Science, Department of Computer Science, University of the Punjab, Lahore
  • Research / Teaching Interests: Ambient Intelligence, Computational Modeling, Data and Text Mining, Information Retrieval, Social Simulation, Enterprise Application Development, Mobile Computing, Computational Modeling, Artificial Intelligence
  • Email: mubasher@pucit.edu.pk

Dr.Muhammad Younis

  • Assistant Professor
  • PhD Mathematics (Applied Mathematics), PU, 2015
  • MPhil Applied Mathematics, UET Lahore, 2008
  • M.Sc. Applied Mathematics, UET Lahore, 2004
  • Research Interests: Subdivision Schemes, Nonlinear Partial Differential Equations, Theory of Solitons, Numerical Analysis
  • Teaching: Calculus, Linear Algebra, Differential Equations, Discrete Mathematics
  • Email: younis@pucit.edu.pk
  • Curriculum Vitae

Dr.Rukhsana Kausar

  • Assistant Professor (Adhoc)
  • PhD in Applied Mathematics , Systems and controls theory Group, Department of Mathematics, University of Kaiserslautern, Germany.
  • MS in Industrial Mathematics(scientific computing)  ,  Bio Mathematics Group, Department of Mathematics, University of Kaiserslautern, Germany.
  • PGD (Computer Science), Govt, College University, Lahore, Pakistan
  • M.Sc (Applied Mathematics), Department of Mathematics, University of the Punjab, Lahore, Pakistan.
  • Research / Teaching Interests:Modeling and analysis of networks, Switched systems, Hybrid systems, Artificial Intelligence, Neural networks, Differential algebraic equations, Numerics of hyperbolics systems for gas networks,Higher order numerics for modeling via Partial differential equations, Modeling via stochastic differential equations,Probability and algorithms, Machine learning, Atomisation and controls, Finite element analysis software
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Email: rukhsana@pucit.edu.pk

Dr. Muhammad Farooq

  • Assistant Professor (Adhoc)
  • Ph.D., Computer Science, Asian Institute of Technology (AIT), Thailand
  • M.Phil, Computer Science, University of the Punjab (PU), Lahore
  • M.Sc., Computer Science, University of Engineering and Technology (UET), Lahore
  • B.Sc., Agricultural Engineering, University of Agriculture (UAF), Faisalabad
  • Research / Teaching Interests: Computer Vision, Image Processing, Machine Learning, Network Programming
  • Email: Mfarooq@pucit.edu.pk

Fakhra Jabeen

  • Lecturer
  • PhD – Computer Science (In progress) Vrije University, Amsterdam, The Netherlands.
  • MS – Computer Science. University of Central Punjab, Lahore
  • M.Sc Computer Science, International Islamic University, Islamabad, 2004
  • Research / Teaching Interests: Programming in C/C++/VC++, Computer Organization
  • Email: fakhra@pucit.edu.pk

Mehwish Kayani

  • Lecturer
  • MS Computer Science, Information Technology University (ITU), 2014
  • BS Information Technology (Hons.), PUCIT, 2010
  • Research / Teaching Interests: Software Engineering, Object Oriented Analysis and Design,Software Design and Architecture.
  • Email: mehwish.kayani@pucit.edu.pk
  • Curriculum Vitae

Dr.Shuja-ur-Rehman Baig

  • Assistant Professor (Adhoc)
  • Ph.D. Computer Architecture, Department of Computer Architecture, Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, Barcelona, Spain, 2019
  • MS Computer Science, Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS), Pakistan and Universität Paderborn, Paderborn, Germany, 2010
  • BS Computer Science, PUCIT, Pakistan, 2006
  • Research / Teaching Interests: Big Data, Cloud Computing, Machine Learning.
  • Email:shuja@pucit.edu.pk
  • Curriculum Vitae

Dr.Arifa Mirza

  • Assistant Professor (Adhoc)
  • PhD Physics , University of the Punjab, Lahore
  • MPhil Physics University of the Punjab, Lahore (First Position)
  • Research / Teaching Interests: Theoretical Physics, Mathematical Physics, Particle Physics, Astronomy, Electronics, Electrodynamics, Magnetism
  • Email: arifa.mirza@pucit.edu.pk
  • Curriculum Vitae

Maryam Nawaz Awan

  • Lecturer
  • PhD Physics (PU) thesis in progress
  • MPhil Solid State Physics (PU) 2011
  • Bsc(hons) Physics (PU) 2009
  • Research / Teaching Interests: Theoretical Atomic and Molecular Physics
  • Email: maryam.nawaz@pucit.edu.pk
  • Curriculum Vitae

Khadija Mariam

  • Lecturer
  • MPhil English Literature (Kinnaird College)
  • Masters English Literature (Kinnaird College) (Placed on Principal’s Honor List for securing 3.91 CGPA)
  • Bachelors (English Literature and Psychology) (1st Position) (Army Burn Hall College)
  • Research / Teaching Interests: Literary Theory, Post-Colonial Literature, Existential Literature, Modern Drama, British Poetry, Communication Skills, Business and Technical Writing, Research Methodology.
  • Email: khadija.mariam@pucit.edu.pk
  • Curriculum Vitae

Sanam Ahmed

  • Lecturer
  • PhD Computer Science (in progress) Department of Computer Science, PU
  • M.Phil Computer Science PUCIT (2014)
  • BS(IT) Honors PUCIT (2010)
  • Research / Teaching Interests: Object Oriented Programming, Web Engineering , Database Systems , Network Security, Data Science , Business Process Modeling , Natural Language Processing , Machine Learning , Cloud Computing
  • Email: Sanam.ahmad@pucit.edu.pk

Madiha Khalid

  • Lecturer
  • Ph.D. Computer Science (In progress) Department of Computer Science, University of the Punjab, Lahore
  • M.Phil Computer Science, University of the Punjab, Lahore
  • Research / Teaching Interests: Programming Fundamentals, Data Structures and Algorithms, Object-Oriented Programming, Parallel programming, Heterogenous frameworks.
  • Email: madiha.khalid@pucit.edu.pk

Dr. Muhammad Abdullah

  • Assistant Professor (Adhoc)
  • Ph.D. Computer Science PUCIT, University of the Punjab (2020)
  • M.Phil Computer Science, PUCIT, University of the Punjab (2016)
  • BS Computer Science, University of the Punjab (2014)
  • Teaching: Programming Fundamentals, Object-Oriented Programming, Analysis of Algorithms, Computer Architecture, Cloud Computing
  • Research Interests: Cloud Computing, Scalable Applications, Machine Learning, System Performance Management.
  • Email:  muhammad.abdullah@pucit.edu.pk
  • Curriculum Vitae

Dr. Zara Nasar

  • Assistant Professor (Adhoc)
  • PhD Computer Science, PUCIT, University of The Punjab, Pakistan
  • M.Phil. Computer Science, 2014-2016 (PUCIT, University of The Punjab, Pakistan)
  • BS Software Engineering, 2009-2013 (PUCIT, University of The Punjab, Pakistan)
  • Research / Teaching Interests: Data Mining and Machine Learning, Natural Language Understanding and Processing, Artificial Intelligence, Computational Modelling
  • Email: zara.nasar@pucit.edu.pk
  • Curriculum Vitae

Natalia Chaudhry

  • Lecturer
  • PhD Computer Science (thesis in progress), PUCIT, University of the Punjab, Lahore
  • M.Phil Computer Science, PUCIT, University of the Punjab, 2017
  • BS in Computer Science, Kinnaird College for Women University, 2015
  • Research / Teaching Interests: Programming, Databases, Geo-Spatial databases, Data structures, Data management systems
  • Email: natalia.chaudhry@pucit.edu.pk
  • Curriculum Vitae