Dr. Shabbar Atiq

Professor/DEAN School of Digital & Cinematic Art

Academic Degrees

POST DOCTORAL FELLOWSHIP, Imperial College, London - 2003

Ph.D. Materials Eng.,Imperial College of Science, - 1990

Technology & Medicine, University of London, U.K.


Vice Chancellor – University of Gujrat – 2022

Vice Chancellor – Punjab University of Tech, Rasul – 2021

Vice Chancellor – University of Mianwali – 2020




Prof. Dr. Shabbar Atiq completed his B.Sc Engineering in Metallurgy and Materials Science from the University of Engineering and Technology, Lahore in 1985 followed by Ph.D in 1990 from Imperial College London. He joined PCSIR Laboratories Quetta in 1990 and served there till 2006. In 2006 he joined Bahauddin Zakariya University where he worked in various positions such as Director, Principal Engineering College, and Dean of the Faculty. In 2019 he was appointed as Vice chancellor of the University of Gujrat where he performed his duties till July 2023. During this period he also held the charge of the vice-chancellor of the University of Mianwali and the Punjab University of Technology, Rasool.


Fauzia Wahid, Shabbar Atiq, M. Najam ul Haq, Ather Ibrahim, M. Salman Sajid, Amer Bashir Zia, Maria Sadiq, and Muhammad Arsalan Hafeez, “Electroless deposition of silver nanoparticles on Thionyl Chloride and Hydrazine Monohydrate treated multi-walled carbon nanotubes” Materials Research Express, 5 (2018), 055043.

N. Ahmad, A. B. Zia, S. Atiq, K. Saifullah, “The site preference analysis and ordering characteristics of ternary Cu0.5(Zn1-xMx)0.5 (M=Transition Metals) alloys”, Archives of metallurgy and materials, 63(2018), 3, 1533-1537.

Ibrahim, Ather; Hasan, Faiz; Ghauri, Khalid; Atiq Shabbar, “Pressure Assisted Air Brazing of Alumina with Nickel Plated Copper Interlayer”, Material Express, Vol.5 No.12 (2018).


Academic Merit Scholarship from Pakistan Ministry of Science and Technology for post-graduate studies. 1986

Overseas Research Students Award from the Committee of Vice Chancellors and Principals of the Universities of the United Kingdom. 1987, 1988, 1989