Dr. Hafiz Hussain Azhar

PhD Islamic Studies (UK)
M.A Arabic & Islamic Studies
Licentiate in Shariah & Social Sciences
Assistant Professor / Officer Incharge

Tel:      92-42-99211449-50 / Ext. 235
Email: Hafiz.hussain@uvas.edu.pk
Cell:     0321 8458139


Dr. Hafiz Hussain Azhar, presently working as Assistant Professor and Officer Incharge of Department of Social Sciences, University of Veterinary and Animal Sciences Lahore, has qualified B.Com examination and has also qualified M.A (Arabic) & M.A (Islamic Studies) examinations. In addition to that he is Hafiz-e-Quran and has a postgraduate diploma in Islamic Studies & Arabic Language from Islamic University of Madina Munawwara, Saudi Arabia (KSA). He has also been awarded a certificate titled “Licentiate in Shariah & Social Sciences”

It is also worth stating that Dr. Hafiz Hussain Azhar was awarded with degree of Doctor of Philosophy from University of Karachi in year 2011.

Areas of Interest

  1. Quran
  2. Tafseer
  3. Hadith
  4. Jurisprudence
  5. Islamic History
  6. Comparative studies of religions
  7. Role of Family Institution in the Islamic Society




  • “Ambiguities in Speeches and Islamic Teaching”, Dr. Hafiz Hussain Azhar 2010. Six monthly “Ahya-ul-Uloom” Department of Quran & Sunnah, Faculty of Islamic Studies, University of Karachi .Volume 6; pp 110-124
  • Islamic Sharia Teachings and Practices for Preventing Bullying, Dr. Hafiz Hussain Azhar "American International Journal of Contemporary Research (Vol. 4 No.1; January 2014)
  • Position of the Saying of Holy Prophet (PBUH), Dr. Hafiz Hussain Azhar
    "Al-Qalam, Department of Islamic Studies, University of the Punjab (Vol. 19 Issue. 1; June 2014)
  • Islamic Injunctions concerning Children`s Arrival in Mosques, Dr. Hafiz Hussain Azhar "Al-Azwa Sheikh Zayed Islamic Centre, University of the Punjab (Vol. 29 No.42; December 2014)





Research Work

  • “The Role of Family Institution in the Islamic Society” (PhD Thesis)