Welcome to University of South Asia, a seat of higher learning in Pakistan with a wide array of academic options. After completing 25 years in education and 10 years of being a Degree Awarding Chartered University, we are now opening our doors to students of other cities by establishing sub-campuses and associate colleges.
Dr. Shafkat Ali Beg is presently serving as the Vice Chancellor of University of South Asia. He obtained B.Sc(Hons) First Position and M.Sc(Hons) First position in Chemical Engineering from University of the Punjab and obtained University Gold Medals. He received Gold medals on his academic achievements by University of the Punjab.
Later he received All Pakistan Merit Scholarship and joined Imperial College of Science and Technology, Management and Medicine, University of London to earn his Ph.D and D.I.C. He continued his research and teaching career at Imperial College of Science and Technology, Management and Medicine, University of London which culminated at King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals, Saudi Arabia after 30 years.
He conducted research in the areas of Chemical Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Bioreactors, Air and Water Pollution Control, Crude Oil Evaluation and Processing, and Thermophysical properties of undefined mixtures at high temperature and pressure. Dr. Beg has published over 100 international research papers and is the member of New York Academy of Sciences, American Association of Advancement of Sciences, American Institution of Chemical Engineers, and fellow of Pakistan Institution of Chemical Engineers. He is listed in Marque’s ‘Who is who in the world’ and among the ‘Outstanding People of Twentieth Century’ published by American Biographic Association.
At USA, you will find every program, every course, every plan and our every action geared towards converting Man Power to Mind Power. In the end, I hope that the Alumni, current and new arriving students will work hard towards making the dream of a Great Pakistan a Living Reality.
Prof Dr. Shafkat Ali Beg
BSc(Hons) in Chemistry (PU)
MSc in Chemistry (PU)
Ph.d in Chemistry (Imperial College of Science and Technology, Management and Medicine, University of London )