Meritorious Prof. Dr. M. Younus Rana (DLA.I, T.I )

Ph.D, Post Doc. (USA)

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Professor & Principal  University College of Veterinary and Animal Sciences, Narowal, Pakistan; Post Doctorate from University of Minnesota, USA and Doctorate in Pathology and Public Health from University of Minnesota, USA/ University of Veterinary and Animal Sciences, Lahore-Pakistan; Won at least six academic merit scholarships, Star Award 2009 by South Asians Publications, Excellence Award 2013, 2014, 2015,  2016 , 2017 & 2018 by PVMC and PVMA, Research Productivity Award 2013, 2014 and 2015 by PCST, Govt. of Pakistan, Best University Teacher Award 2014 by HEC, Islamabad. Distinguished leadership award international, 2016 by University of Minnesota, USA. Motivated, dedicated and flexible individual; demonstrated ability for knowledge translation in class room, laboratory and field settings. Proven ability to strategic planning & management, administration and execution / coordination of development programs and research projects; Able to develop research & public policy documents independently and to conduct & organize high level meetings, seminars & workshops; Excellent abilities to lead a team and or to work as a team player; Ready to travel anywhere in the world.  Appreciation letters were awarded by the Vice Chancellor, UVAS, Lahore, P&D Department, Govt. of Punjab and PVMC, Islamabad in recognition of the services rendered by Prof. Dr. M. Younus for his excellent performance for physical and academic development of a new institution CVAS, Jhang.
Vast experience in the fields and programmes related to administration, finance, academics, research and development  activities. Ability to manage and lead multi-disciplinary teams, to prioritize tasks, and dealing with urgent issues at national and international levels. Have a vast experience in providing advice on policy and strategic issues to governments, national institutions and donors. Have an excellent communication skills both orally and in writing including the ability to write concise administrative and  technical reports.More than 25 years work experience  in line in more than one location. Produced a reasonable number of M.phil and Ph.D Scholars. Author of 12 Books and more than170 research publications in national and international recognized and impact factor journals. Completion of senior management training program w.e.f 09-07-2018 to 13-07-2018 at Lahore University of management Sciences, Lahore-Pakistan.




Qamar-Un-Nisa, Muhammad Younus, Muti-Ur-Rehman Khan, Azhar Maqbool, Iahtasham Khan, Sajid Umar. 2017. Mycoplasma gallisepticum Modifies Virus Shedding and Immune Response of Newcastle Disease Virus in Broilers.  Indian journal of Animal research B- 769; Published online; 06-12-2017

Muhammad Usman, Fozia Sarwar, Sajid Umar, Sabir Subhan, Muhammad Luqman Sohail, Muhammad Younus, Muhammad Ali Shah. (2017). A clinical Survey of viral respiratory diseases of commercial poultry in Pakistan. The Journal of Animal & Plant Sciences, 27(6): 2017, Page: 2086-2089.ISSN: 1018-7081

Sayyed Aun Muhammad, Abdul Shakoor, Muhammad Younus, Akhtar Rasool Asif, Tariq Abbas, Muhammad Arshad, Aamanullah Khan and M. Saleem Akhter. First Finding of Patent Urachus With Omphalophlebitis and Omphaloarteritis In Pakistani Neeli-Ravi Buffalo Calf And Its Successful Surgical Rectification: Case Report, Buffalo Bulletin (July-September 2017) Vol.36 No.3.

Syed Ehtisham-ul-Haque, Madiha Kiran, Usman Waheed, Muhammad Younus; Real-time loop-mediated isothermal amplification (LAMP) of mgc2 gene of Mycoplasma gallisepticum.  J Vet Res 61, 2017

Sajid Umer, Seema Abbas, Muhammad Irfan Khan, Qamar-un-Nisa, Muhammad Younus, Kiran Aqil, Rizwan Qayyum, Muhammad Yaqoob, Asif Ali, Muhammad Asif Yaseen & Muhammad Ali Shah, 2017. Safety of Fenbendazole in Common Peafowl (Pavo Cristatus). Pakistan Jornal of Pharmaceutical Sciences. Pak. J. Pharm. Sci., Vol.31, No.1 , pp.159-167

S. Tariq, M. Rabbani, A. Javeed, A. Ghafoor, M. Anees, M. Najiullah,
M. Hameed, M. Younus, and J. Nazir. (2017) Role of water chemistry and stabilizers on the Vero-cells-based infectivity of Newcastle disease virus live vaccine; 2017 J. Appl. Poult. Res. 0:1–9

Muhammad Arshad, Ijaz Bano, Nasrullah Khan, Mirza Imran Shahzad, Muhammad Younus, Mazhar Abbas, Munawar Iqbal (2017). Electricity generaton from biogas of poultry waste: An assessment of potential and feasibility in Pakistan, Renewable & Sustainable Energy Reviews 81 (2017) 1241 – 1246.

Qamar-un-Nisa, Muhammad Younus, Muti-ur-Rehman, Azhar Maqbool, Sajid Umar. Pathological alterations during co-infection of Newcastle disease virus with Escherichia coli in broiler chicken; Pakistan J. of Zoology, Vol. 50 (2) pp. 495-503, 201850(2), pp 495-503, 2018akistan J. Zool., vol. 49(6), pp 1953-1961, 2017. Pakistan J. Zoo017. DOI:

Muhammad Sajid, Muhammad Younus, Muti-ur-Rehman Khan, Aftab Ahmad Anjum, Muhammad Arshad, Syed Ehtisham-ul-Haque, Muhammad Kamran Rafique, Muhammad Asif Idrees; Assessing Lead (Pb) Residues in Lohi Sheep and its Impact on Hematological and Biochemical Parameters; Pol. J. Environ. Stud. Vol. 27, No. 4 (2018), 1-7


Khan TI, Ehtisham-ul-Haque S, Waheed U, Khan I, Younus M and Ali S, 2018. Milk indirect-ELISA and milk ring test for screening of brucellosis in buffaloes, goats and bulk tank milk samples collected from two districts of Punjab, Pakistan. Pak Vet J. 38(1):105-108

S. Ehtisham ul Haque, Arfan Zaman, Madiha Kiran, M. Kamran Rafique, M. Fiaz Qamar, Muhammad Younus (2018) Current Loop-mediated Isothermal Amplification (LAMP) technologies for the detection of poultry pathogens, World Poultry Science Journal. World’s Poultry Science Journal, Vol. 74. pp. 287-300






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Funding Agency


Provision of Missing Facilities at CVAS, Jhang 2013 (Completed)


Govt. of Punjab, Lahore -Pakistan


Establishment of Para-Veterinary School at Narowal. 2018 (Completed)


Govt. of Punjab, Lahore -Pakistan

Establishment of College of Veterinary and Animal Sciences Narowal 2018 (Ongoing)


HEC, Islamabad

Qualitative and quantitative analysis of antibiotics, heavy metals, mycotoxins and pesticides residues in milk, egg and meat meant for human consumption 2012 (Completed)



Molecular Epidemiology and Pathogenesis of Hydatidosis (Echinococcosis) in livestock and human population of northern Punjab. 2018 (Ongoing)

8.6 million

HEC, Islamabad- Pakistan

Monitoring, Prevalence and pathogenesis of persistent infection of bovine viral diarrhea (BVD) in dairy herds of northern Punjab. 2018 (Ongoing)

4.6 million

HEC, Islamabad- Pakistan

Research Projects Won as Co-Principal Investigator

Detection of Paratuberculosis (Johne’s disease) in domestic ruminants and animal products. 2009


HEC, Islamabad- Pakistan

Effect of synchronization on the levels of blood IC1 and measurement of follicles by ultrasonography. 2017


HEC, Islamabad- Pakistan