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List Rules People on this list must have gone to University of Karachi and be of some renown.

List of famous alumni from University of Karachi, with photos when available. Prominent graduates from University of Karachi include celebrities, politicians, business people, athletes and more. This list of distinguished University of Karachi alumni is loosely ordered by relevance, so the most recognizable celebrities who attended University of Karachi are at the top of the list. This directory is not just composed of graduates of this school, as some of the famous people on this list didn't necessarily earn a degree from University of Karachi.

Items include everything from Husain Haqqani to Waheed Murad.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to University of Karachi?” and “Which celebrities are University of Karachi alumni?”

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Waheed Murad is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous University Of Karachi Alumni
Film Producer, Screenwriter, Actor
Waheed Murad was a Pakistani film actor, producer and script writer, famous for his charming expressions, attractive personality, tender voice and unusual talent for acting. Waheed is considered ...more

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Ibn-e-Insha is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous University Of Karachi Alumni
Writer
Ibn-e-Insha born Sher Muhammad Khan on 15 June 1927 died 11 January 1978, was a Pakistani Leftist Urdu poet, humorist, travelogue writer and columnist. Along with his poetry, he was regarded one ...more

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Imran Nazar Hosein is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous University Of Karachi Alumni
Author, Writer, Philosopher
Sheikh Imran Nazar Hosein is an Islamic scholar, author and philosopher specialising in Islamic eschatology, world politics, economics, and modern socio-economic/political issues. He is the ...more

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Husain Haqqani is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous University Of Karachi Alumni
Journalist, Diplomat, Professor
Husain Haqqani, alternately spelled Hussain Haqqani, is a Pakistani political author and the former Pakistan Ambassador to the United States. He was appointed as the Pakistan ambassador in April ...more

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Abdul Qadeer Khan is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous University Of Karachi Alumni
Physicist, Scientist, Engineer
Abdul Qadeer Khan, NI, HI, FPAS, also known by some in Pakistan as Mohsin-e-Pakistan, more popularly known as A. Q. Khan, is a Pakistani nuclear physicist and a metallurgical engineer, ...more

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Michael Nazir-Ali is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous University Of Karachi Alumni
Michael James Nazir-Ali is a Pakistani-born British Anglican bishop. He was the 106th Bishop of Rochester in the Church of England from 1994 until his resignation in September 2009, taking a new ...more

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Ghulam Mustafa Khan is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous University Of Karachi Alumni
Writer
Dr. Ghulam Mustafa Khan, PhD, D.Litt, SI was a researcher, critic, linguist, author, scholar of Urdu literature and linguistics, educationist and religious and spiritual leader belonging to ...more

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Atta ur Rahman is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous University Of Karachi Alumni
Chemist, Scientist
Atta-ur-Rahman, PhD, FRS, FPAS, is a Pakistani organic chemist and a leading scientist in the field of natural product chemistry, with ~983 important publications in field of Organic chemistry, ...more

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Manzoor Ahmad is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous University Of Karachi Alumni
Manzoor Ahmad Writer, Philosopher
Manzoor Ahmed, DSc is a Pakistani scientist and philosopher of science. He is a professor of philosophy and is currently serving as rector of Usman Institute of Technology in Karachi, Sindh ...more

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Asif Noorani is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous University Of Karachi Alumni
Screenwriter, Writer
Asif Noorani is a Pakistani newspaper and television writer.

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Abul Khair Kashfi is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous University Of Karachi Alumni
Abul Khair Kashfi Writer
Muhammad Abul Khair Kashfi was a Pakistani author, researcher, critic, linguist and scholar of Urdu literature and linguistics.

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Jameel Jalibi is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous University Of Karachi Alumni
Jameel Jalibi Writer
Muhammad Jameel Khan is a noted linguist, critic, writer, and scholar of Urdu literature and linguistics from Pakistan. He was Vice-Chancellor at the University of Karachi.

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Jamiluddin Aali is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous University Of Karachi Alumni
Writer, Playwright
Nawabzada Mirza Jamiluddin Ahmed Khan better known as Jamiluddin Aali, PP, HI, is a noted Urdu poet, critic, playwright, essayist, columnist, and scholar of Pakistan.

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Saeeduzzaman Siddiqui is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous University Of Karachi Alumni
Judge
Chief Justice Saeeduzzaman Siddiqui, is a Pakistani Jurist and legislator of great prominence who formerly served as the Chief Justice of Pakistan at the Supreme Court of Pakistan. He was the ...more

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Zahida Hina is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous University Of Karachi Alumni
Journalist, Screenwriter, Writer
Zahida Hina is a noted Urdu columnist, essayist, short story writer, novelist and dramatist from Pakistan.

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Farman Fatehpuri is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous University Of Karachi Alumni
Farman Fatehpuri Writer
Farman Fatehpuri was the eminent Urdu linguist, researcher, writer, critic and scholar of Pakistan. He is widely regarded as the supreme authority on life and work of Ghalib. He wrote many ...more

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Muhammad Taqi Usmani is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous University Of Karachi Alumni
Muhammad Taqi Usmani Judge
Muhammad Taqi Usmani is a Hanafi Islamic scholar from Pakistan. He served as a judge on the Federal Shariat Court of Pakistan from 1981 to 1982 and the Shariat Appellate Bench of the Supreme ...more

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Haseena Moin is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous University Of Karachi Alumni
Screenwriter, Playwright
Haseena Moin is a Pakistani dramatist, playwright and scriptwriter. She has written several plays for stage, radio and television, some of which have even gained international repute. She is the ...more

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Parveen Shakir is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous University Of Karachi Alumni
Parveen Shakir was an Urdu poet, teacher and a civil servant of the Government of Pakistan. Parveen started writing at an early age and published her first volume of poetry, Khushbu [Fragrance], ...more

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Israr Ahmed is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous University Of Karachi Alumni
Israr Ahmed
Israr Ahmed was a prominent Pakistani Islamic theologian, philosopher, and one of the noted Islamic scholar followed particularly in South Asia as well as by the South Asian diaspora in the ...more

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Samad Rizvi is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous University Of Karachi Alumni
Physicist, Astrologer
Syed Samad Hussain Rizvi was an astrologer.

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Ashfaq Hussain is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous University Of Karachi Alumni
Ashfaq Hussain Writer
Ashfaq Hussain Zaidi, PP, is a leading modern Urdu poet and an author of more than 10 books of poetry and literary criticism. He is considered by many as the foremost expert on the life and ...more

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Tarek Fatah is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous University Of Karachi Alumni
Tarek Fatah Politician, Author
Tarek Fatah, is a Canadian writer, broadcaster and a secular, progressive and liberal activist. He is the author of Chasing a Mirage: The Tragic Illusion of an Islamic State published by John ...more

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M. Shahid Alam is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous University Of Karachi Alumni
Economist
Muhammad Shahid Alam is a Pakistani economist, academic, and social scientist. He is a professor of economics at Northeastern University. He is a member of the Advisory Board of the Institute ...more

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Nasreen Jalil is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous University Of Karachi Alumni
Nasreen Jalil
Nasreen Jalil is a Pakistani Senator and previously, was the Naib Nazim of the district of Karachi, Sindh.