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Dr Bhutta receives Samuel J. Fomon Nutrition Award
Dr Zulfiqar Bhutta, Founding Director of the Centre for Excellence in Women and Child Health at Aga Khan University has been selected by the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) as the recipient of the prestigious Samuel J. Fomon Nutrition Award. 

Oscar Award winning filmmaker Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy at AKU
Resounding applause greeted Pakistan’s first Oscar Award winning filmmaker Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy as soon as she walked into the AKU auditorium. Obaid-Chinoy shared her experiences about her journey as a documentary filmmaker, the power of perseverance and the importance of standing up for the truth.

About AKU

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Whether you belong to the Medical College Class of 1988 or have just graduated from ISMC, you’re always a part of AKU. Catch up with your classmates through our online alumni directory or volunteer through the Alumni Association.​


Our efforts support individual and organisational opportunities for our and our partners' faculty, staff and students - and for the communities where we live and work.​

To know more about our partners and projects, please visit the University Partnership Office website.


A career with AKU means excellent opportunities in an environment driven by inspiration and high expectations. You get the distinct opportunity to be part of a community affecting the lives of some of the best and brightest students. ​

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AKU is planning large-scale developments on its campuses and teaching sites in Pakistan, Afghanistan and East Africa. 

Consultants are requested to submit: