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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.

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Hussain Haroon is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous University Of Karachi Alumni
Hussain Haroon Politician Abdullah Hussain Haroon was the Pakistan Ambassador to the United Nations from September 2008 to December 2012. A scion of the Haroon family, he is a businessman, social activist and a former ...more

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Rehman Malik is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous University Of Karachi Alumni
Criminologist, Politician, Statistician Abdul Rehman Malik NI, is a Pakistani statesman and retired bureaucrat, having served as the Interior minister from being appointed on 25 March 2008 until 16 March 2013. Prior to his entry in ...more

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Pirzada Qasim is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous University Of Karachi Alumni
Professor Pirzada Qasim Raza Siddiqui is a noted Pakistani scholar, Urdu poet scientist and educationist. He is serving as Vice-Chancellor of the Ziauddin University.

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Altaf Hussain is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous University Of Karachi Alumni
Philanthropists, Politician Altaf Hussain is a Pakistani politician living in exile as a naturalised citizen in the United Kingdom. He is the leader and founder of the Karachi-based political party, Muttahida Qaumi ...more

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Aslam Farrukhi is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous University Of Karachi Alumni
Author, Writer, Critic Aslam Farrukhi, PP, is an Urdu author, critic, poet, linguist, scholar and broadcaster from Pakistan. He is also known for children's writings. He remained associated as Professor and Chairman ...more

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Moinuddin Aqeel is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous University Of Karachi Alumni
Moinuddin Aqeel Writer Moinuddin Aqeel is an author, critic being a scholar of Urdu literature and [from Pakistan, who served the University of Karachi as Professor and chairman of Urdu department. He also remained ...more

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Moonis Ahmar is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous University Of Karachi Alumni
Moonis Ahmar is a scholar of international relations and conflict resolution from Pakistan.

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Prof. Zahid Latif Butt is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous University Of Karachi Alumni
Prof. Zahid Latif Butt

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Sada Cumber is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous University Of Karachi Alumni
Businessperson, Entrepreneur Sada Cumber assumed his duties as Special Envoy to the Organisation of the Islamic Conference on March 3, 2008, with his term ending January 20, 2009. As Special Envoy, Mr. Cumber served as the ...more

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Rashid Minhas is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous University Of Karachi Alumni
Rashid Minhas Pilot Officer Rashid Minhas or Rashid Minhas Shaheed, NH, was a Pilot in the Pakistan Air Force. Minhas, a newly commissioned officer at that time, is the only PAF officer to receive the highest ...more

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Khalida Ghous is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous University Of Karachi Alumni
Khalida Ghous Khalida Ghous or Khalida Ghaus is an eminent scholar of International Relations & Human Rights and a prominent activist from Pakistan, who holds the distinguished honour of being First PhD ...more

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Raza Rabbani is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous University Of Karachi Alumni
Politician, Lawyer Senator Mian Raza Rabbani, is a Pakistani nationalist–left-wing politician and a constitutional lawyer who serves as the Chairman of Senate of Pakistan since 12 March 2015; as chairman senate, ...more

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Aban Marker Kabraji is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous University Of Karachi Alumni
Aban Marker Kabraji Scientist Aban Marker Kabraji, is a Pakistani biologist and scientist.

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Nisar Memon is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous University Of Karachi Alumni
Nisar Memon Politician Nisar Memon is a politician from Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan. He is a member of the Senate of Pakistan, belonging to Pakistan Muslim League. His daughter, Marvi Memon, was a member of the National ...more

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Muhammad Ali Siddiqui is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous University Of Karachi Alumni
Muhammad Ali Siddiqui Muhammad Ali Siddiqui was a noted scholar and literary critic from Pakistan. He was born on 7 March 1938 in Amroha, India, and brought up in Karachi. He died on 9 January 2013 at Karachi, ...more

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Atif Rais Khan is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous University Of Karachi Alumni

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Tanzil Haider Usmani is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous University Of Karachi Alumni
Tanzil Haider Usmani Chemist Dr. Tanzil Haider Usmani is a Pakistani chemist and a former additional chairman of the Pakistan Council of Scientific and Industrial Research. A research scientist in the field of chemistry, ...more

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Saleem Shahzad is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous University Of Karachi Alumni
Journalist, Author Syed Saleem Shahzad was a Pakistani investigative journalist who wrote widely for leading European and Asian media. He served as the Pakistan Bureau Chief of Asia Times Online and Italian news ...more

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Ansar Burney is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous University Of Karachi Alumni
Lawyer Ansar Burney is a leading Pakistani human rights and civil rights activist. He is a graduate of Masters and Law from Karachi University and honorary recipient of a PhD. in Philosophy. He is ...more

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Talat Wizarat is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous University Of Karachi Alumni
Talat Wizarat Prof. Dr. Talat Ayesha Wizarat is a noted scholar of International Relations and Middle Eastern Studies from Pakistan. She remained the Chairperson of the Department of International Relations, ...more

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Shahid Aziz Siddiqi is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous University Of Karachi Alumni
Shahid Aziz Siddiqi Politician Shahid Aziz Siddiqi is a former senior Government official in Pakistan and Vice Chancellor of the Ziauddin Medical University. In June 2008 he was appointed Chairman of the Pakistan State Life ...more

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Rana Muhammad Akram Khan is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous University Of Karachi Alumni
Politician, Lawyer Rana Muhammad Akram Khan is a Pakistani lawyer and landowner. He has been chairman executive of the Punjab Bar Council. An office he was elected to by having secured 44 votes out of 75. His ...more

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Abrar Hasan is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous University Of Karachi Alumni
Abrar Hasan Abrar Hasan is a prominent lawyer and a constitutional expert based in Karachi, Pakistan. His law firm, Abrar Hasan and Company, has been in business since 1962. Abrar Hasan often appears on TV ...more

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Noshad A. Shaikh is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous University Of Karachi Alumni
Noshad A. Shaikh Noshad A. Shaikh is Vice-Chancellor of Liaquat University of Medical & Health Sciences, Jamshoro, Pakistan, the first public sector medical university of the country. Born in an educated ...more

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Fahad Shiftra is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous University Of Karachi Alumni
Fahad Shiftra