Welcome to the Faculty of Media Studies at Iqra University Islamabad Campus. Our esteemed faculty members are experts in their respective fields and bring a wealth of experience and knowledge to the department. They are dedicated to providing high-quality education and nurturing the creative talents of our students. Get to know our faculty members who are passionate about media and committed to shaping the future media professionals.

Dr Majid Ali Shah

Dr. Majid Ali Shah is serving as the head of the Media Studies Department at IUIC. He completed his PhD studies in Communication and Media Management from Girne American University, North Cyprus, in 2018. Prior to that, Dr. Majid completed his MS degree in Journalism and Broadcasting from Girne

Jawad Ishaq Rana (Hassan)

Jawad Ishaq Rana (Hassan) completed his MPhil in International Relations from NUML, Islamabad, in 2017. Prior to that, he received his BSc in Journalism in 2001 from the University of Kansas, USA. Hassan Jawad Rana is Communication Specialist with over 25 years of work experience across artistic,

Syed Okasha Nadeem

Syed Okasha Nadeem completed his Masters in Media Arts & Production from the University of Technology Sydney, Australia, in January 2014. He completed an internship at Fox Studios Australia and later worked as a content and script writer, undertaking numerous projects with ABC (Australian

Shirin Ahmed

Shirin Ahmed completed her MFA in Photography from Beijing Film Academy in China. Prior to joining IUIC full time in 2019, she gained extensive working experience on film sets in the capacity of assistant director, second assistant cameraman, and art director.

Zuhaa Khalid

Zuhaa Khalid completed her MPhil/MS in Media & Communication Studies in 2017 from the International Islamic University, Islamabad. A committed lecturer with over 5 years of experience at leading academic institutions in Islamabad, teaching students from various social and cultural backgrounds

Muhammad Umar

Muhammad Umar is a Visual Artist and Digital Illustrator with 12 years of experience working with various animation houses and NGOs. Umar is a National College of Arts (NCA) graduate and currently serves as a Lecturer of Art & Design and Media Studies at Iqra University, Islamabad, since 2015.

Amira Khalid

Amira Khalid holds a Masters in Multimedia Arts from the National College of Arts, NCA. With a strong foundation in traditional and digital art techniques, she has exhibited her artwork in various shows across the country. Amira currently serves as a Lecturer at Iqra University, Islamabad

Muhammad Saad Altaf

Hafiz Muhammad Saad Altaf completed his MS degree in Media Studies from Riphah International University, AL-Mizan campus, Rawalpindi. He worked as a reporter and anchor in private TV channels and has full command of production and direction

Zainullah Khan

Zainullah Khan completed his Master’s degree in Media Studies from Bahria University, Islamabad. He has a few research publications and full command of audio and video editing.

Shafia Bhatti ( On Leave )

Shafia Bhatti completed her M.Phil in Media & Film Production at Sheffield Hallam University, United Kingdom. She has 12 years of teaching experience and multiple years of industry experience.