Aga Khan Univeristy, Karachi held its First Graduation ceremony of the Advanced Diploma in Human Development (Early Child Development) on October 27, 2008. The chief guest of the ceremony was Dr William Doe, Provost Aga Khan University . Diplomas were awarded to 11 national and 3 international graduates. The ceremony was attended by guests and faculty members.
Aga Khan University-Human Development Programme (AKU-HDP) is the first institute in Pakistan to offer a diploma in this discipline.