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  • Friday, September 6, 2019

  • CUI

  • PD HR

A workshop on "Mendeley” was held at COMSATS University Islamabad (CUI), Attock Campus on September 4, 2019 from 10:00 am to 1:00 pm. The workshop is part of seminar series, organized under the program “Information Seminars for Higher Studies Abroad” with the objective to educate and orient CUI prospective candidates with respect to selecting, financing and applying for higher studies abroad.

The purpose of the seminar was to train the young faculty members and students on how to use Mendeley software for referencing literature and using these sources for research proposal writing. The training was conducted by Dr. Khawaja Fawad Latif from the Department of Management Science, Attock Campus.

Dr. Khawaja Fawad Latif received his PhD from Abasyn University and a Master’s degree from University of Westminster, UK. He is an active researcher and a reviewer of a number of research Journals. Currently he is Assistant Professor at the Department of Management Science, COMSATS University Islamabad, Attock Campus. Previously he has worked at the City University of Science and Information Technology and Abasyn University.

The session covered topics such as Installing Mendeley, creating folders, searching literature using search terms, building search strings and referencing using Mendeley. Faculty members including research assistants and final year students participated in the session. The participants acknowledged the usefulness of the workshop. A copy of the presentation is uploaded at the CUI blogs.

The talk was organized by Directorate of Planning, Development and Human Resource Development in collaboration with the CUI, Attock Campus.

  • Wednesday, August 7, 2019

  • CUI

  • Muhammad Waqas Altaf

2-Day Training Workshop on STATA & E-Views Software Packages

(12th – 13th September, 2019) CUI, Islamabad


The role of econometric and statistical software packages cannot be ignored in any applied work. This is a two-day workshop aiming to introduce the participants with two popular software packages (Stata & E-Views). Detailed insights related to survey data will be covered using Stata while E-Views will be used to cover basic to advanced time series and panel data estimation methods. The workshop will involve a hands-on experience with real data sets. At the end of the workshop, the participants will be able to use Stata and E-Views software packages to carry out a basic to advanced level analysis and to carry-out an independent research project.

Who Should Attend?

Students, faculty members and academic researchers in social sciences and related areas.


Topics Covered Day-1 (Stata Software)

1)      Introduction and basic overview of Stata software

2)      Importing different data sets into Stata

3)      Introduction to some basic to advanced level commands

4)      Appending and Merging data sets

5)      Working with Tables, Graphs, Log and Do Files in Stata

6)      Real World Application using PSLM Survey Data


Topics Covered Day-2 (E-Views Software)

1)      Introduction and basic overview of E-Views software

2)      Basic data handling and Importing different data sets into E-Views

3)      Basic Time Series Methods

4)      Advanced Time Series Techniques

5)      Working with Panel Data

6)      Econometric Approaches for Panel Data


Participation Fee

The workshop registration fee is Rs. 12,000 per participant.

Last Date for Registration is 6th September, 2019


Resource Person: Dr. Mumtaz Ahmed, Department of Economics, COMSATS Islamabad

For further inquiries please email or call 0321-5372746 / 0340-0505570.


Interested persons may register online by clicking “REGISTER” on the ORIC-PD website and submit their fee in advance.

Click here for Brochure

  • Tuesday, July 16, 2019

  • CUI

  • Muhammad Waqas Altaf

COMSATS Summer Workshops Art, Design & Architecture

Department of Architecture & Design, COMSATS University Islamabad, is offering number of workshops during the summer to young students and individuals who are interested in various kinds of Arts. Come and learn from our highly skilled faculty members.

The classes start from 22nd July 2019. Names of the courses offered, the assigned instructor and respective costs are detailed in the table below.


1   Auto-CAD 2D     
Ar. Nida Jawad 
3 Days  
Rs. 4000

2   Abstract Painting             
Naqsh Raj           
5 Days  
Rs. 12000

3   Digital Drawing & Illustration     
Amna Hashmi   
5 Days  
Rs. 5000

4   Introduction to Digital Photography        
Meezan Ali Mir 
4 Days  
Rs. 5000

5   Papermaking Workshop
Dr. Tabassum Shaheen 
5 Days  
Rs. 12000

6  Traditional Miniature Paintings of the subcontinent        
Farrah Mahmood            
9 Days  

7   Watercolour Painting    
Samreen Asghar              
5 Days  
Rs. 10000

8   Sculpture Workshop      
Syed Zain-ul-Abideen Kazmi
5 Days  
Rs. 13000

9   Photoshop Basics for Visual Presentations & Digital Documentation         
Ar. M. Waqas O. Khel    
4 Days  
Rs. 4000

10   Japanese Woodblock Printmaking           
Dr. Shahida Mansoor     
1 Day    


The participants may deposit fee in the following account:

Account Title : CIIT Other Receipt A/c

Account No. : 2433 7000 0282 03

IBAN No. : PK54 HABB 0024337000028203

Swift Code : HABBPKKA, Currency : PKR

Bank : Habib Bank Limited

One copy of deposit slip should be submitted at the Front Office, Department of Architecture and Design, 3rd Floor, Academic Block-II, COMSAT University Islamabad

For Further Information: 051-90495240, 03155255439

  • Monday, July 1, 2019

  • CUI

  • Muhammad Waqas Altaf

ORIC-Professional Development at CUI, Islamabad, is organizing two day Training Workshop on "PYTHON: Data Analysis and Visualization” on 11th– 12th July, 2019.

Overview: The main objective of this hands-on workshop is to equip those who are looking forward to understand the step by step analysis in data applications in their respective fields. Participants will be able to explore the ways of data analysis and visualizations based techniques essential to address the real business world queries.


Registration Fee: Workshop registration fee is PKR.11,500 per participant. 50% discount is available for students and 30% discount is available for CUI faculty/staff (Limited Seats). 



LAST DATE TO REGISTER: 05th July, 2019


For registrations and further information please email or call 0340-0505570 or 051-90496023-27.



Ijaz Gul

Senior Program Officer (ORIC)

Comsats University Islamabad

Contact # : (051) 90496023



  • Monday, May 6, 2019

  • CUI

  • Shama Munir

Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering IEEE WIE CUI Wah Affinity Group arranged a Workshop on “MATLAB” on April 25, 2019 under the supervision of Assistant Professor, Dr. Talha Akram.