Prof. Atta-ur-Rahman

Prof. Atta-ur- Rahman

Fellow of Royal Society (FRS), Pakistan

Fellow of Royal Society (FRS)

NI, HI, SI, TI, UNESCO Science Laureate


  • Patron of International Centre of Chemical and Biological Sciences, Karachi University
  • President, Network of Academies of Sciences of Islamic Countries (NASIC)
  • Vice-President (Central & South Asia), Academy of Sciences for the Developing World (TWAS) Council
  • Coordinator General, Organisation of the Islamic Conference (OIC) Standing Committee on Scientific and Technological Cooperation (COMSTECH), Pakistan
  • Asia’s representative on Commonwealth of Learning’s (COL) Board of Governors
  • Foreign Fellow, Korean Academy of Sciences
  • Federal Minister (former), Science and Technology (14th March, 2000 – 20th November, 2002)
  • Chairperson (former), Pakistan Higher Education Commission & Federal Minister of Education (former)