​University Awards of Distinction

1985 ‐ 2020

Year

​Honorary Degrees

​Professor Em​eritus

​Award of Distinction

​Award of Excellence in Education6

​Award of Excellence in Research ​

19851


D​r Habib Patel 




1986

D​r Hafdan Mahler3





​19892






1994


​Dr Jack Bryant


​Dr Camer W. Vellani


1995

​Dr Farhat Moazam 


​1996

​Dr Mushtaq Ahmed 


​1997

​Dr Jamsheer Talati


1999

​Dr Andrea Baumann Ms Ilmia Mughal
Mrs Faiz Alamzaib
Dr Susan French
Ms Minnie Warkentin​



​2000

​Dr David Elliot Bell4,7

​Dr Cheves Smythe



2001

​Dhahibzada Yaqub Khan4





2003

​Dr Muhammad Afzal4 Dr Francis X. Sutton4



​​2004

​Dr Ahmad H. Dani4
Dr Ruth K. Pfau3




​​2005

​Dr Paula Herberg

​Dr Zulfiqar Bhutta

2006

​Dr Bo S. Lindblad

D​r Mohammad Perwaiz Iqbal

​Dr Rabia Hussain

​2007

​Dr Camer S. Vellani

​Dr Richard Pring 



2008

Dr Sheikh Arshad Saeed​




2009

Dr Jamsheer Talati

​Dr Syed Md Husain Jafri

Dr Rukhsana Zuberi 


2010



​Dr Terrence Gibson
Dr Mushtaq Ahmed
Dr Riaz Qureshi

Dr Shaista Khan


​2012

​Dr Abdul Gaffar Billoo Dr Sadruddin Pardhan

​Dr Yasmin Noorali Amarsi
Dr Zulfiqar Bhutta​



2013

Mr Shamsh Kassim-Lahka5


Dr Thomas Christie

Ms Jacqueline Maria Dias

Dr Anita Kaniz Mehdi Zaidi

​2015

Professor Abdou Filali-Ansary

​Dr Muhammad Memon




Award of Excellence in Teaching & Teaching Leadership Education​8



2019 (All citations)


​Dr Yasmin Noorali Amarsi
Dr Abul Faizi
Dr Neelofar Halai
Dr M​​​ohammad Perwaiz Iqbal 
Dr Murad Moosa Khan

​Mr Asif Fancy
​Dr Amilali Pyarally Gulamhusein
Mr Louis R. Ariano

​Professor Rashida Ahmed

​Dr Rumina Hasan

​2020
(All citations)


​Dr Ata Ullah Khan
​​Dr Iqtidar A. Khan
​Dr Rukhsana W. Zuberi
Dr Shaista Masood Khan
Dr Muhammed Memon
Dr David Taylor
Dr Robert Armstrong

​Dr Iftikhar Salahuddin Dr Rafat Jan

​Dr Muhammad Tari​q​

​​


​​Total
​8
​23
​18
​11
​4

Notes

1Inaugration of Aga Khan University Hospital

2Aga Khan University First Convocation Ceremony. Held March 1989

3Doctor of Science (DSc), honoris causa

4Doctor of Letters (DLitt), honoris causa

5Doctof Humane Letters (DHL), honoris causa

6Name of the award changed from Excellence in "Teaching" to "Education" in 2007​

7Awarded posthumously

8Name of the award changed from Excellence in "Education" to "Teaching & Teaching Leadership" in 2019