Habib University Public Speaking Club (HUPSC)
Habib University Public Speaking Club is a student led club which focusses on channelling public speaking skills of students into extra-curricular activities such as parliamentary debates, declamations and MUNs. HUPSC’s primary focus has been do well in parliamentary debates. The club officially made its way into the debating circuit of Karachi in fall 2016 as a new team which comprised of five individuals, four out of those five had little to no experience in parliamentary debate at the time. Up till then HUPSC has taken part in renowned parliamentary debating competitions within Karachi, such as IBADC, CBMDC, BALDC and ZUDC. Habib team has won JSMUDC and has been awarded the title of ‘Most Prominent Team’ in ZUDC. HUPSC has led Habib University’s first ever Parliamentary Debate Championship (HUDC) in Spring 2017 as well. Currently HUPSC is organizing Habib’s first ever MUN that will take place in October 2017. Along with this HUPSC holds weekly debate sessions in order to prepare its members for future debating championships.
PresidentShahzaib Alam email@example.com
Vice PresidentSyed Ali Arshad firstname.lastname@example.org
SecretaryMehak Irshad email@example.com
TreasurerSyed Bilal Hoda firstname.lastname@example.org
The purpose of this club is to organize literary as well as entertaining events for students and faculty for the promotion of Urdu Literature and nurture young Urdu writers within the Habib Community. The club proposes to organize workshops, talks, mushaira, theatre, drama and nishists to provide students with a platform to know more and experience Urdu literature and art. Members of the ‘club’ seek to do events for students that are funded by the Student Council, or by the external sponsors. The ‘club’ is working hands in hands with other organizations and clubs within and outside Habib University to ensure diversity and pluralism and variation of art and expression in the language.
PatronAsif Aslam Farrukhi email@example.com
PresidentYusra Afzal firstname.lastname@example.org
Vice PresidentAli Haider email@example.com
SecretaryKulsoom Rehman firstname.lastname@example.org
TreasurerFarjad Mehdi email@example.com
Event ManagerM.Ismail Vohra firstname.lastname@example.org
Communication HeadDamisha Salim email@example.com
Have a lot to say but don’t know how? Is your gaming talent misunderstood and unappreciated by your family? All that knowledge and information about Harry and his owl or Khaleesi and her eggs just burning a hole in your core? And how about not being able to cook in your own house because your mom just can’t put up with another pile of dishes or a kitchen fire? Aren’t you fed up with that!? Where do you go? Who can understand this sort of predicament? Look no further! ROAR brings you a three-day whirlwind of games, competitions and entertainment! You can now openly express yourself not only through poetic declarations but photography and art in its beautifully diverse forms! After all a picture is worth a thousand words. Also, who doesn’t enjoy applause while ripping their enemies in half in Mortal Kombat or annihilating your opponents in counter strike? I mean a guy can dream, right? Well wake up honey, because the sweet reality is that we have gaming competitions lined up just for you! SO, GET OVER HERE! What could be even better you ask? Well how about proving your loyalty to your favourite TV-shows and movies and showing off your observational skills in a good old fashion quiz? And ladies as hard as it maybe try and research more than just photos of Sherlock, we’ve all been there. The heart can only take so much. An eating competition!!!. The best part? You don’t have to do the dishes afterwards. I know, it’s almost unreal! And if you feel like you haven’t found your calling or don’t know what exactly your special talent is. Don’t you worry that little head of yours. We’ve got over 25 more games and competitions for you to choose from! Just visit our page to get all the information you need and to sign up for your three days in wonderland!
PresidentKazim R. Rizvi firstname.lastname@example.org
Director OperationsFariha Farooq email@example.com
General SecretaryArham Sarwar firstname.lastname@example.org
General SecretaryMuhammad Hasan email@example.com
Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)
Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) is the world’s largest technical professional’s organization which serves technical professionals and students who are looking to both foster working relationships and gain access to the latest technical research and projects. Our IEEE Habib University Student Branch comes under the Karachi Section and has served students from all over Karachi by hosting various events such as IEEE Xtreme Programming Competition, and IEEE & ACM Code.Play( ).
PatronShahid Sheikh firstname.lastname@example.org
PresidentMuhammad Ashir Wahid email@example.com
Vice PresidentJahanzaib Ibrar firstname.lastname@example.org
SecretaryOsama Rizwan email@example.com
Event ManagerHasnain Raza firstname.lastname@example.org
Assistant Event ManagerAreeba Aziz Rajput email@example.com
One of the tenets of the Yohsin philosophy at Habib University is to ‘serve’ our community. The SerVe club aims to direct HU students’ energy and passion for service to get the best possible results. The club members not only carry out projects with dedication, but also design them to be sustainable and long lasting. The projects we completed so far are in the sectors of education; health; environment; charity (Sirat ul Jannah) and the wellbeing of Habib University’s domestic staff.
PatronNooruddin Merchant firstname.lastname@example.org
PresidentSarah Ahmed email@example.com
Vice PresidentWahid Khan firstname.lastname@example.org
SecretaryWahaj Ahmed email@example.com
TreasurerMaryam Qureshi firstname.lastname@example.org
Media CoordinatorRashida Shabbir email@example.com
Sometimes you’re really passionate about something but you don’t know who to share it with. So we’ve built a platform where the fandoms can come together; where you can express yourself, share your passions and explore new ones.
PatronMuqeem Khan firstname.lastname@example.org
ModeratorAhmed Raza email@example.com
ModeratorMoonis Rasheed firstname.lastname@example.org
Outreach ActivistMuhammad Ahsan Syed email@example.com
TreasurerNoorullah Farid firstname.lastname@example.org
“Mind Boggle is a student-run board game club which currently boasts weekly Chess and Scrabble sessions. The aim of this club is to curate a healthy, board-game enthusiasm spurred environment at Habib which helps in bringing the Habib family closer together. Additionally, Mind Boggle has also hosted two Scrabble and Chess tournaments to date both of which were legen…. wait for it….dary!”
PatronIrtiza Zaidi email@example.com
Co-PresidentSyed Sameer Nadeem firstname.lastname@example.org
Co-PresidentFatima Durrani email@example.com
SecretaryNadia Zubair firstname.lastname@example.org
TreasurerAnusha Rayani email@example.com
The Citizens Foundation (TCF) Ambassadors at HU
This club aims to provide assistance to TCF (The Citizens Foundation) Alumni in preparation for the entrance test and other admission processes of various universities in Karachi. TCF Ambassadors at HU has directly collaborated with The Citizens Foundation and is working under the Alumni Development Program. TCF Alumni Development Program is a voluntary initiative which aims at guiding TCF schools’ students to higher education opportunities. Facebook Page: www.facebook.com/TCFAmbassadorsatHU (DISCLAIMER: This Facebook Page is managed by HU Students only and the content posted on the Page does not necessarily reflect the views of the institution)
Purple Lion Productions (PLP)
“One of the best ways to make yourself happy in the present is to recall happy times from the past. Photos are a great memory-prompt, and because we tend to take photos of happy occasions, they weight our memories to the good.” – Gretchen RubinWe are the media club of Habib University. We capture photography and videos of all student club events. We have had events of our own such as Karachiscape and ADA Concert. We have a website for blogging and writing media and art related blogs. We have designed several logos of the student clubs at Habib and event posters as well. Our club aims on having creative photographers/videographers, graphic designers and bloggers; doesn’t matter of which degree they are.
Following are the office holders of this society:President: Syed Ali Raza Rizvi Vice President: Fizza Hussain Chughtai Secretary: Muhammad Ali Treasurer: Saad Sohail Head of Blogging: Arqam Khan Head of Film: Mahnoor Mahar Head of Design: Muhammad Hammad Siddiqui Head of Production: Unzila Bilal To join Purple Lion Productions, contact Syed Ali Raza Rizvi at firstname.lastname@example.org or Fizza Hussain Chughtai at email@example.com For more information, check out our Facebook group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/1527837780818679/ (DISCLAIMER: This Facebook Page is managed by HU Students only and the content posted on the Page does not necessarily reflect the views of the institution)
Mouseequi, the music club of Habib University believes in the soulful essence of all types of music and strives hard to bring the Habib community together through it. The club is an avid believer in the fact that music can resonate with all kinds of people and help them express themselves in ways which may not be possible without it. Mouseequi prides itself on holding many successful events during its short tenure, including Ghazal and Qawalli nights, regular jam sessions, and open-mic nights. Furthermore, it has a lot more exciting events planned under the guidance of its patron, Mr. Yousuf Kerai; the professor at Habib University who is a master of the Tabla. The club hopes to keep on improving and rejuvenating the student body through the art of music. Contact Info: firstname.lastname@example.org email@example.com Click here to follow Facebook page (DISCLAIMER: This Facebook Page is managed by HU Students only and the content posted on the Page does not necessarily reflect the views of the institution)
Habib University Adventure Society (HAS)
Besides letting us experience that mad rush of adrenaline, adventure exposes us to our planet Earth in a way that nothing else can. You can see the picture of a mountain, but only when you step on the clay and stones that make it up, and walk through the dozens of types of shrubs, flowers and trees growing on it and the little creatures crawling through it, can you truly claim to know a mountain.The Adventure Club gives you the opportunity to interact with nature on a one-on-one basis. We have conducted trips to different areas across Pakistan in the past. Under our belt, we have trips to the Churna Island, the Tharparkar Desert, the snowy mountains of Swat-Kalam and the Gorakh Hills. We have gone hiking, camping, snow skiing, tobogganing, snowball fighting, cliff diving, banana boating, wake tubing, jeep riding, snorkeling and jet skiing in the past two years since our inception. And we have many more exciting things planned! Join us and help us make more adventures of a lifetime! To join the Adventure Society of Habib University, contact Hareem Salman at firstname.lastname@example.org or Shaheera Pesnani at email@example.com Join our Facebook Group for more information (DISCLAIMER: This Facebook Page is managed by HU Students only and the content posted on the Page does not necessarily reflect the views of the institution)
Pi Phi Society
Pi Phi Society is a Mathematics Club at Habib University founded by Kazim R. Rizvi, student of class of 2018, under the supervision of Dr. Muhammad Shumail, Assistant Professor at HU’s School of Science & Engineering. The society aims to create a community of students committed to exploring the depths of mathematics. It tries to do so by organizing hands-on activities, lectures, workshops, and competitions, such as International Pi Day, Maple Workshop, Habib University Mathematics Symposium – HUMS, and World Mathematics Day. Since Pi Phi Society believes in universality of mathematics and how math can be applied in any field ranging from engineering to medical science, economics to philosophy, and physics to metaphysics. Hence the members of this society are not only from science and engineering backgrounds, rather it has a variety of members from both Arts & Humanities and Science & Engineering. Following are the office holders of this society: Patron: Dr. Atiya H. Zaidi Advisor: Mr. Shahbaz Ahmed Alvi President: Rabeea Saleem Vice President: Muhammad Ali Haider Secretary: Syed Muhammad Haider Raza Rizvi Treasurer: Saira Khan Director Social Affairs: Mohammad Arhum Director Events: Ambreen Aslam Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/piphisociety/ Facebook Group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/piphisociety/ (DISCLAIMER: This Facebook Page is managed by HU Students only and the content posted on the Page does not necessarily reflect the views of the institution)
Habib University Entrepreneurship Society
The Habib University Entrepreneurship Society aims to provide the students with the platform to share their ideas and provide them with the sufficient resources which could help them execute. Further, the Society initiates entrepreneurship projects of its own in different fields of study so that it could benefit a larger population of the world. Moreover, the society organizes (public) lectures, workshops, seminars, competitions, and activities to strengthen the student body of Habib University and to encourage them to start something on their own, which does not only guarantee money but also benefits the people around the world.