Prof. Dr. Shahid Kamal
Vice Chancellor, GCUF
About Prof. Dr. Shahid Kamal
Prof. Dr. Shahid Kamal is a renowned, internationally acknowledged name in the field of statistics. A PhD, in Biostatistics from the University of Exeter, Devon, UK, he has a teaching, research and administrative experience spanning more than 30 years encompassing Biostatistics, Design and Analysis of Experiments, Regression and Econometrics, Business Statistics, Computer Applications & Programming and in diverse fields of statistical applications. He served as Dean, Director, Principal, Professor at University of the Punjab, Lahore. He has developed many institutes and centres including Operation Research Centre and Statistical Databank. He has initiated many masters degree programs at University of the Punjab. He has authored two books. He has contributed a great number of research articles in reputable research journals in his field. He has supervised many research scholars at MPhil and PhD levels. He hails from a well-known educational family of Pakistan. He has joined as 5th Vice Chancellor of Government College University Faisalabad on July 24, 2019.
Government College University Faisalabad is striving for academic and cultural excellence by living upto the international standards of education. We offer innovative syllabi encompassing the latest trends and approaches in the fields higher education. Our curricula inculcate creativity, objectivity and critical thinking, impart values of commitment and singleness of purpose to learning and professionalism and promote confidence, adaptability and high level communication skills in students to ensure success of our graduates in this highly competitive and challenging global world order.
We are for inter-disciplinary approach and social cohesion. We offer a wide range of courses in the fields of Natural and Physical Sciences, Information Technology, Engineering, Food and Home Sciences, Law, Pharmacy, Management and Business Sciences, Humanities, Social Sciences, Fine Arts, Bioinformatics & Biotechnology and Medical Sciences in addition to others to cater the diverse needs of social and industrial sectors of this region.
Government College University is deeply engaged in the challenging task of developing well-equipped labs to produce quality research in every field and in establishing a proper liaison with market and industry to ensure job opportunities for skilled graduates and young professionals. Our academia and administration place special emphasis on building an inclusive community based on inter-cultural and inter-faith harmony to produce an environment that is safe and friendly by making education a way forward to social and communal harmony and tolerance. You will find highly qualified faculty in this University dedicated to provide you excellent opportunities for intellectual and social growth.
The University comprises beautiful buildings and grounds which promise a variety of healthy, congenial and intellectually transformative opportunities necessary for nation building. This University ensures a successful and bright career for its students. It is hoped that this University will earn more laurels in future by responding to the needs of society and market.
Furthermore, you are welcome to experience lively opportunities that Government College University offers. You are here to join a vibrant community of students, researchers, friends, teachers, mentors and intellectuals to discover your potential and abilities for creative learning.
Prof. Dr. Shahid Kamal
Vice Chancellor, Governmenr College University Faisalabad
Mr. Faisal Waseem
PS to Vice Chancellor / Admin Officer
Mr. Shahzad Rasul
PA to Vice Chancellor / Admin Officer