Hamdard University - HIMS Islamabad Campus
 
 
 


Hamdard University

Hamdard University is the culmination of the vision of Shaheed Hakim Mohammed Said, former Governor of Sindh and founder Chancellor of the University; President of Hamdard Foundation Pakistan and founder of Madinat al-Hikmah. One of the largest & chartered universities in private sector, Hamdard University strives hard to achieve a level of excellence comparable with international standards in all spheres of its operations including education, learning, research and development of professional skills and training.  The University provides conducive academic environment and promotes Islamic values as these are based on reasons, commitment to science and knowledge. The University endeavors to enliven the great academic tradition of the educational institutions of the golden era of Muslim Civilization and thereby to achieve the modern scientific pursuits which are imperatives of new millennium. The Madinat al-Hikmah is a great symbol of revival of Muslims’ contributions in the field of sciences, particularly revival of medical and other scientific, social and management fields. Moreover, Shaheed Hakim Mohmmed Said symbolized the ethos and aspirations of the Pakistani nation and their fulfillment as enshrined in the creation of the country by Quaid-e-Azam Mohammad Ali Jinnah and ideals set forth by poet philosopher Allama Iqbal. Shaheed Mohammed Hakim Said in essence, carried the spirit, which guided the Muslim renaissance in the subcontinent through education by late Sir Syed Ahmad Khan. Pakistan idea according to Shaheed Hakim Mohammed Said could only come to fruition if education becomes the hard rock of its foundation, harmonizing the imperative of modern life and the quintessential values of Islam.

The university attracts the academic faculty of the country as well as time to time international scholars and world leaders, who are not only competent in their fields but are models for students to emulate , who ignite the sprit of quest and enquiry and lay heavy premium on creativity and innovative thinking. The university doors are open for students of all strata of society, irrespective of faith and creed, but without compromising on merit and competence – the hallmark of academic culture. They are committed to tolerance for other’s views and ideas and for preserving the values that sustain a pluralistic society. It is an institution where liberal and modern values are promoted but without stripping its Islamic character and identity. Hamdard University is a very cohesive academic family where teachers and students operate in a team spirit to promote the higher ideals of education and help build a community of achievers to “Help Pakistan and Build Pakistan”.

Globalization and overstretching of businesses have impelled many global and local business organizations to incur huge losses after interim and short-lived booms. In view of the innovative demands business organizations are desperately looking forward towards creative and the enterprising workforce who can deliver appropriative solutions, which are imperative for making business vibrant and accommodating.  As they strongly feel this is the way they can keep pace with the globalization as well as providing sustainable employment opportunity for young graduates besides enriching the quality of life of the people.

 

Hamdard Institute of Management Sciences (HIMS)

HIMS mission is to promote excellence in the discipline of management and related sciences through research and teaching in congruence with the core values of the society so as to pace with the challenges with the changing world. This in turn creates a supportive system through our innovative programs enhancing the quality of the learning process; which promotes competence through creativity, innovation and dignity to diverse ideas, thus building a creative stream of knowledge workers collectively advancing the good of the community. Globalization and overstretching of businesses have impelled many global and local business organizations to incur huge losses after interim and short-lived booms. In view of the innovative demands business organizations are desperately looking forward towards creative and the enterprising workforce who can deliver appropriative solutions, which are imperative for making business vibrant and accommodating.  As they strongly feel this is the way they can keep pace with the globalization as well as providing sustainable employment opportunity for young graduates besides enriching the quality of life of the people.

HIMS provides broad-based cross functional business education required to meet the future challenges of business in a deregulated and privatizing economy. HIMS is committed to effectiveness in an increasingly technology oriented global environment. With its modern classrooms, excellent Information Technology support and library services.

In Pursuit of Excellence

Our mission is to promote excellence in the discipline of Management Sciences through our research and teaching in congruence with the core values of the society so as to pace with the challenges with the changing world.

This in turn creates a supportive system though our innovative programs enhancing the quality of the learning process: which promotes competence through creativity, innovation to diverse ideas, thus building a creative stream of knowledge workers collectively advancing the good of society.

The Hamdard Experience

Hamdard University offers compatible and up to date academic curriculum with qualified and experienced teaching / research staff.

  • Modern Learning Resources

  • Internationally Benchmarked Curriculum

  • Quality Teaching

  • Research Orientation

  • Industrial Partnership

  • Supportive and Diversified Learning Environment

  • Career Oriented Degrees

  • Hi- Tech Computer Laboratories

 

Importance of Business Education

There is a growing need for enterprising workforce world wide to enable socio- economic growth and business to make succeed. Business education at HIMS is supported by highly qualified and professional competent faculty. Our programs aim to equip you with requisite skills, competence and humanistic spirit to enable you to pursue your career with confidence. The programs provide significant value both in relevance to professional development, cost and affordability. Challenging academic environment embedded with learning resources and appreciation of real world business situations inculcate higher order thinking learning and culture for continuous development.

The university provides conducive academic environment and promotes Islamic values as these are based on reasons, commitment to science and knowledge. The university endeavors to enliven the great academic tradition of the educational institutions of the golden era of Muslim Civilization and thereby to achieve the modern scientific pursuits which are imperatives of new millennium. The Madinat al-Hikmah is a great symbol of revival of Muslims contributions in the field of sciences, particularly revival of medical and other scientific and social fields.

The resources of the university are devoted to fulfill its mission aimed at developing qualified, value oriented professionals and scholars, capable of creating new horizons of the glorious foundation of oriental heritage of knowledge. The university provides a conducive academic environment, which is founded on the old philosophical belief that the ultimate reality can be reached through pure reason and intellectual pursuits, It is an endeavor to enliven he academic tradition of educational institutions of the golden era of Muslim civilization and therefore an attempt to achieve success and glories through imbibing the present day rising curve if knowledge.

We are fairly confident that our programs continue this tradition, committed to excellence and continuous development in academic and professional fields.

Hamdard University Islamabad Campus - (HUIC)

Hamdard University Islamabad Campus is a constituent of Hamdard University Karachi and was established in 1998. It is dedicated to excellence in the acquisition of knowledge and technological skills to enable the students to meet the challenges of future in the global market. The management strives for cultivating a spirit of dedication and commitment, One of the distinctive features of Islamabad Campus is that not only students gain theoretical knowledge and insight in their disciplines but they are also exposed to deal with problems in the field so that they are committed to the practical imperatives of their profession. Over time, we have strengthened and updated our programs and have concentrated on offering new courses and programs, keeping in view the rapidly changing market demand. As a result our students are readily absorbed in professional organizations as well as in academics.

The commitment of the university is to impart quality education, deep understanding of dynamic nature of business environment, promoting a culture of science and technology for development of civil society. Under a development strategy of the University, Islamabad Campus will enhance the capacity of offering better facilities to more students. The development process for the campus has been initiated and going on at all levels with unparalleled vigor. Currently we are operating from a rented building but Hamdard Foundation Pakistan have now acquired land for this campus and will establish as extension of Madinat Al-Hikmah to live the dream of the dream of the Founder.

 

Programs Being Offered:

Undergraduate Program:

Bachelor of Business Administration (Hons)

Duration:                 4 Years

Eligibility:             Intermediate/equivalent Second Division with at least 45% marks

The innovative program, spread over eight semesters, has been organized to prepare students for BBA(Hons) degree. The students are groomed to find effective and prudent solutions to a variety of problems in business. The program is re-informed with seminar discussions. Use of information technology, 6-8 weeks internship and dissertation/research project.

 

BS (Applied Accounting and Finance)         4 Years

Pre-requisite:   Intermediate or equivalent at least 45% marks

The program consist of 135 credit hours comprises of 46 courses and one research project of 6 credit hours. The four years program consists of 8 semesters.

Introduction

In today’s fast paced and challenging business era, finance and accounting are the major functions of every organization.  This program is designed to develop knowledge, expertise and skills that will enable a scholar to cope successfully with the challenges of a rapidly evolving, global business and financial environment. As the processional accountants are considered the key players within a organization because they audit company accounts and finances, devise and operate financial systems, conduct investment analysis, advice on business startups company takeovers and company survival schemes etc.

Program Objectives

 The B.S Applied Accounting and Finance is a four years innovative degree program. The curriculum has been blended to meet the challenges of rapidly evolving business accounting and financial environment. The theoretical and practical frame work of the core and elective subject will enhance the managerial ability to make effective business decisions. The program will provide the potential students an excellent foundation for advanced career in Accounting and Finance and meet the organizations requirement for appointment as Accounts/Finance Managers. 

Outcome: 

  • Upon successful completion of this course it is expected that graduates will be critical and creative scholars who can:

-- Produce innovative solutions to problems.

-- Apply research skills to business challenges.

-- Communicate effectively.

  • To provide discipline based solutions relevant to the business.

SCHEME OF STUDIES

BS ( Applied Accounting and Finance) 4 years program

Semester-I

S.No

Courses

Credit Hours

Pre Requisites

1

Fundamentals of Accounting

3

 

2

Business Mathematics

3

 

3

Pakistan & Islamic Studies

3

 

4

Sociology

3

 

5

Freshman English

3

 

6

IT in Business

3

 

 Semester-II 

S.No

Courses

Credit Hours

Pre Requisites

1

Microeconomics

3

 

2

Principles of Management

3

 

3

Financial Accounting

3

Fundamentals of Accounting

4

Logic

3

 

5

Statistics

3

 

6

Business Communication

3

 

 Semester-III

S.No

Courses

Credit Hours

Pre Requisites

1

Intermediate  Accounting

3

Financial Accounting

2

Business English

3

 

3

Macroeconomics

3

 

4

Introduction to Business Finance 

3

Financial Accounting

5

Inferential Statistics 

3

 

6

Management Information System 

3

IT in Business

 Semester IV 

S.No

Courses

Credit Hours

Pre Requisites

1

Principles of Marketing

3

 

2

Principles of Auditing

3

 

3

Pakistan Economy

3

 

4

Cost Accounting

3

 

5

Advance Financial Accounting

3

 

6

Financial Management

3

Business Finance

 Semester V 

S.No

Courses

Credit Hours

Pre Requisites

1

Corporate Finance 

3

Financial Management

2

Business  and Corporate Law

3

 

3

Managerial Accounting

3

 

4

Business Ethics and Governance

3

 

5

Public Finance

3

 

6

Business  Research Methods-I

3

 

 Semester VI

 

S.No

Courses

Credit Hours

Pre Requisites

1

Financial  Reproting 

3

Corporate Finance

2

Human Resource Management

3

 

3

Credit Evaluation and Risk Management 

3

 

4

Business Research Methods-II

3

 

5

Money and Banking 

3

 

6

International Finance

3

Corporate Finance

 Semester VII 

S.No

Courses

Credit Hours

Pre Requisites

1

Taxation Management 

3

 

2

Financial Institution and Markets 

3

Money and Banking

3

Investment Analysis & Portfolio Management

3

Credit Evaluation and Risk Management

4

Elective – I

3

 

5

Elective – II

3

 

 

Semester VIII 

S.No

Courses

Credit Hours

Pre Requisites

1

Analysis of Financial Statements

3

Financial Reporting

2

Entrepreneurship

3

 

3

Financial Modeling Including Lab Work

3

Management Information Systems

4

Elective – III

3

 

5

Elective –IV

3

 

Research Project                      -                       06 Credit Hours

 

BS (Commerce)/B.Com (Hons)            4 Years.

 Pre-requisite:       Intermediate or equivalent with at least 45% marks.

This program consist of 135 credit hours comprises of 40 courses and research project & viva voice of 6 credit hours. The four years program consists of 8 semesters.

This program is designed to equip students with the knowledge, skills and abilities they need for successfully careers in the public and private sectors. The program will facilitate an understanding of the relationship between diverse business subject areas. Initially students receive a general overview of all subjects and then get the opportunity to specialize in the final two years. Area specific knowledge encompasses concepts and theories in all key business disciplines (Accounting, Business Computing Commercial Law, Economics, and International trade, Finance, Management, Marketing, Organization Behaviour, Quantitative Analysis, Applied Research and Strategic Management) are embedded in the curriculum.


SCHEME OF STUDIES

BS (COMMERCE) / B.COM (HONS) 4-YEARS COURSES

 

#

Semester I

Cr hrs

1

Islamic Studies

2

2

Functional English

3

3

Introduction to Business

3

4

Principals of Accounting

3

5

Micro Economics

3

6

Business Mathematics

3

 

#

Semester II

Cr hrs

1

Pakistan studies

2

2

Communication Skills

3

3

Computer Application in Business

3

4

Financial Accounting

3

5

Macro Economics

3

6

Business Statistics

3

 

#

Semester III

Cr hrs

1

Business Law

3

2

Business Taxation

3

3

Introduction to Business Finance

3

4

Advanced Accounting-I

3

5

Economic issues of Pakistan

3

6

Business Psychology

3

 

#

Semester IV

Cr hrs

1

Auditing

3

2

Technical Writing and Presentation Skills

3

3

Cost Accounting

3

4

Advanced Accounting-II

3

5

Financial and Regulatory Institutions

3

6

Inferential Statistics

3

 

#

Semester V

Cr hrs

1

Research Methods in Business

3

2

Managerial economics

3

3

Financial Management

3

4

Principals of Marketing

3

5

Principals of Management

3

6

Introduction to Sociology

3

  

#

Semester VI

Cr hrs

1

Logical and Critical Thinking

3

2

Principles of Risk Management and Insurance

3

3

Human Resource Management

3

4

Managerial Accounting

3

5

Entrepreneurship

3

 

#

Semester VII

Cr hrs

1

E. Commerce

3

2

Investment and Portfolio Management

3

3

Operations Management

3

4

Organization Behavior

3

5

Elective

3

6

Elective

3

 

#

Semester VIII

Cr hrs

1

Corporate Governance

3

2

International Business

3

3

Strategic Management

3

4

Elective

3

5

Research Project & viva voce

6

 

 Post Graduate Program:

 Master of Business Administration

Duration :             3 ½  Years

Course Work :    96 Credit Hours

Eligibility:        Bachelors degree/ 14 years education/ schooling or equivalent with at least 2.5 CGPA. 

 

Master of Business Administration

Duration:             2 ½  Years

Course Work:     72 Credit Hours

Eligibility          Students having degree in non business education (16 years of schooling) with at least 2nd Division/ 2.5 CGPA

 

Master of Business Administration       for Executives

      Evening/Weekend Program

      Duration: 2  Years

      Eligibility

      Bachelor’s degree in any discipline in second division with at least

     45% marks with two years work experience in executive capacity.

    Master of Business Administration

      Duration : 1 ½  Years

Course Work :    36 Credit Hours

Eligibility

Bachelor of Business administration (4 years education)

 

MASTER IN SCIENCE- (MS PROGRAM)   (2 YEARS)

Hamdard University is introducing M.S Program at Hamdard Institute of Management Sciences, Islamabad Campus for specialization in Marketing, Management, Finance or HRM. The program will be conducted by Ph. D faculty.

The students may contact to the Administrative  Officer (Academic), HIMS on telephone 51-2287312-4/213 or Admission Office on telephone 2287312/224 for details.

Criteria for Admission

1)      Sixteen years of schooling or 4 years education (130 credit hours) after HSSC/F.A/

F. Sc/Grade 12 equivalent

2)      Under HEC rules MS students are required to clear GAT – General Test with a minimum 50% cumulative score at time of the admission. The GAT is valid for a period of two year

Total fee package including admission fee, tuition fee, enrolment fee, and supervision fee for  two years program is Rs.155,000.

 

 Regular Faculty

 Professors

Dr. Matin A. Khan

Dean, Faculty of Management Sciences
M.A, M.Com, Agra University, MBA Univ. of Pennsylvania, USA
DBA Univ. of Southern California, USA

Matin.Khan@hamdard.edu

Dr. Muhammad Kamran  Naqi Khan

Director, HIMS-Islamabad Campus
Ph. D, Hamdard University, MBA & PGD Univ. of Birmingham, (UK)

kamran.naqi@hamdard.edu


Associate Professor

Mr. Muhammad Arif Malik

M.A (Economics), PU, FPA, FCMA

 

Assistant Professors

Mr. Shahid Masood Butt

M.Sc(Mathematics), QAU Islamabad, M.A EPM, AIOU

Mr. Aamir Ghafoor Chaudhry

MBA (Malaysia),  M.Sc (Statistics),Pakistan
Graduate Diploma Business (Malaysia)

Syed Khalid Ahmed

M. Sc( Management & Marketing) Univ. of Central England,
PGD in Marketing (CIM-UK), Masters in HR Univ. of  Central England

 

Lecturers

Mrs. Munawwer Sultana

M.A (Economics), Karachi Univ.

Mr. Aftab Ahmed

MBA (ITM), I. I. U. Islamabad

Mr. Faisal Masud

MBA, Hamdard University Karachi

Mr. Muhammad Usman Haider

MBA, Agri. University Peshawer

Ms. Madeeha Javaid

MBA, IIU Islamabad

Saima Akmal Choudhry

BESE,NUST, MBA, COMSATS

Saima Kalsoom

M. Sc, M Phil( Psychology) , QAU Islamabad

Muhammad Junaid Tariq

MBA Liverpool John Moores Univ UK

Mr. Tanveer Taj

      BBA Peshawar Univ., MBS, University College Dublin Ireland     

 Teaching Assistant

Mr. Saad Babar

     BBA(Hon) ITM, MBA Hamdard, MS(HRM) Birmingham University UK



 
 
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