Board of Governors

The affairs of CIIT are governed by the Board of Governors (BOG) consisting of eminent Scientists, Educationists and Policymakers. The Board, headed by Executive Director, COMSATS, has representation from the Ministry of Science and Technology, Ministry of Information Technology, Ministry of Education, Higher Education Commission, NESCOM, PAEC etc., and the academia.

The day to day affairs of CIIT are taken care of by the Rector, who is the academic and administrative head of the Institute. The Rector performs his functions in accordance with the general policy guidelines of the CIIT, laid down by the BOG.

Following are currently the members of the BOG

(As of March, 2017)

Description
Dr. S. M. Junaid Zaidi, H.I., S.I.,
Chairman, BoG CIIT, and
Executive Director,
Commission on Science & Technology
for Sustainable Development in the South (COMSATS),
COMSATS Secretariat, Islamabad.
Chairman (Ex-Officio)
Mr. Fazal Abbas Maken,
Secretary,
Ministry of Science and Technology,
Islamabad.
Member (Ex-Officio)
Secretary,
Ministry of Education and Training,
Islamabad.
Member (Ex-Officio)
Prof. Dr. Mukhtar Ahmed,
Chairperson,
Higher Education Commission, Pakistan,
Sector H-9, Islamabad
Chairman HEC/ his nominee
Prof. Dr. Shams M. Qureshi,
Former Secretary to Government of Pakistan,
620, Clifton Centre, Block -5, Clifton, Karachi.
Person of Outstanding merit nominated by the Managing Committee of the COMSATS
Dr. Samar Mubarakmand, N.I., H.I., S.I.,
Member Science & Technology, Planning Commission,
of Pakistan / Former Chairman NESCOM, Islamabad
Person of Outstanding merit Nominated by the Managing Committee of the COMSATS
Syed Masood Hashmi, T.I. ,
Director and Chief Executive Officer
Orient Communication (Pvt.) Limited
Orient House, 194-A, SMCHS, Karachi
Person of Outstanding merit Nominated by the Managing Committee of the COMSATS
Prof. Dr. Khalid Mahmood Khan, S.I.,
Vice President, Pakistan Academy of Science /
Secretary General NASIC/Former Vice Chancellor,
UAAR, 3-Consitution Avenue, Sector G-5/2, Islamabad
Nominee by Educational NGOs
Prof. Dr. Raheel Qamar, T.I.
Rector,
COMSATS Institute of Information Technology
Islamabad.
Member (Ex-Officio)
Prof. Dr. Izhar Hussain, T.I.
Registrar,
COMSATS Institute of Information Technology,
Islamabad.
Member / Secretary (Ex-Officio)
Dr. Khan Gul Jadoon,
Director,
COMSATS Institute of Information Technology,
Abbottabad.
Member (Ex-Officio)
Dr. Qaisar Abbas,
Director,
COMSATS Institute of Information Technology,
Lahore.
Member (Ex-Officio)
Dr. M. Abdul Rehman Khan,
Acting Director,
COMSATS Institute of Information Technology,
Attock.
Member (Ex-Officio)
Prof. Dr. Saleem Farooq Shaukat,
Acting Director,
COMSATS Institute of Information Technology,
Sahiwal.
Member (Ex-Officio)
Dr. Tayyeb Akram,
Director,
COMSATS Institute of Information Technology,
Wah Cantt.
Member (Ex-Officio)
Dr. Khair-uz-Zaman,
Director,
COMSATS Institute of Information Technology,
Vehari.
Member (Ex-Officio)
Prof. Dr. Arshad Saleem Bhatti, T.I.,
Dean, Faculty of Science,
COMSATS Institute of Information Technology,
Islamabad.
Member (Dean nominated by the Managing Committee of COMSATS)
Prof. Dr. Khalid Riaz,
Dean, Faculty of Business Administration,
COMSATS Institute of Information Technology,
Islamabad.
Member (Dean nominated by the Managing Committee of COMSATS)