A seminar is organized on cyber security in banking sector. All graduate students of the department, specially the students of MS Cyber Security, are encouraged to attend.
Speaker: Mr. Zafar Mir
Date/Time: June 21, 2018 / 15:00 – 16:30
Venue: Z-Block Conference Room
Short Profile of the Speaker:
Regional Manager Information Security Risk, Leading Multinational Bank, UAE
CISSP CISM CISA GCIH GCIA ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
Zafar is currently working as the Regional Manager Information Security Risk, in a leading multinational bank, covering 11 countries in MENA region. He has over eighteen (18) years of progressive in various information security risk domains. His area of expertise include risk assessment, risk governance, application security, infrastructure security, cyber security and threat and incident management.
Prior to joining the current job, Middle East, Zafar worked as a Senior Technology Specialist (Security) at one of the largest Canadian Telecommunication company, TELUS. He has also worked at some of the leading organizations including NCR Corporation (Teradata), COMSATS and ExoTech Consulting.
Zafar holds a post graduate degree in Information Security from University of Ontario Institute of Technology and another master’s degree in Control Systems Engineering. He also holds some of the leading information security certifications in the industry. Zafar enjoys travelling and meeting new people.
MS(CS) and MS(Cyber Security) students who are planning to submit their final thesis this semester are advised to register themselves for the final defense by sending an email to email@example.com.
Email should include the registration number, name, thesis title, supervisor’s name, and co-supervisor’s name. The last date for registration is May 15, 2018.
Note: Your thesis must be registered on CUOnline in this semester to be eligible presenting your thesis.
On April 24, 2018, The President of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan approved the COMSATS University Islamabad Act 2018 (Act No. XI of 2018). With the enactament of this new charter, the COMSATS Institute of Information Technology, Islamabad has now become COMSATS University, Islamabad.
The students listed here are advised to contact their supervisors and submit a revised synopsis document as per recommendation of the evaluation committee, which have already been shared with the supervisors. Additionally, a rebuttal document signed by the supervisor must be attached to the revised synopsis. The last date for submitting these documents is May 14th 2018.
|| Enrollment #
||Dr. Fiaz Gul Khan
||Dr. Abdul Nasir
||Dr. Junaid Shuja
The Higher Education Commission (HEC) has announced 5000 indigenous scholarships for PhD fellows to complete the doctoral studies from the commission’s recognized universities. The deadline for applying for the scholarships is May 07 2018.
The following students are advised to visit Room N-105 (Admin Block) within this week for having their photos taken for official records.
FA16-R01-002 Hafiz Raheel Ahmad Abbasi
FA16-R01-004 Kamran Zahoor
FA16-R01-005 Sehrish Qummar
FA16-R01-007 Um E Farwa
FA16-R01-008 Zubair Khan
FA16-R01-009 Foqia Habib
FA16-R01-012 Hira Tahir
FA16-R01-015 Kaleem Ahmad
FA16-R01-016 Muneeb Ahmad Tallah
FA16-R01-020 Anwar Kamran Wazir
FA16-R01-023 Beenish Bibi
FA16-R01-024 Aneesa Bashir
SP16-R01-005 Sara Shafique
SP16-R01-007 Faiza Bibi
SP16-R01-009 Muhammad Shohib Mir
SP16-R01-011 Saira Manzoor
FA15-R01-012 Sana Tanveer Raja
FA15-R01-013 Waleed Akbar
SP15-R01-001 Aisha Kalsoom
SP15-R01-002 Altafur Rahman
SP15-R01-003 Aqsa Batool
SP15-R01-004 Asmara Jadoon
SP15-R01-007 Naima Khalid
SP15-R01-015 Mushtaq Ahmad
All of those who want to present synopsis in SP18 are requested to please register yourself for the presentation. You can register by sending an email to firstname.lastname@example.org with the following information ( registration should be done before 12 noon on April 10).
registration number, name, thesis topic, supervisor name
Synopsis presentations will be starting on April 16, 2018. Schedule will be posted once the registration ends.
Please go through the following guidelines while selecting problem for your synopsis presentation.
Problem statement should be clear and concise backed by latest reference (up to 4 years old). Problem statement may belong to one of the following cases.
1. The problem is new and has not been dealt by anyone before (The problem has not been dealt before. This claim will be verified by the committee by looking at the work in that particular domain. In this case a justification is needed for: a) for the problem itself that whatever you are presenting is the problem and needs to be solved. Moreover, what benefit is there for solving this problem (This would be the motivation)
2. The problem is not new and has been worked on by the community. In that case shortcomings in the existing work need to be identified. Moreover, what are the benefits by solving the issue (or why there is need to solve that particular issue)
3. The problem is not new and has been fully worked on. You want to reconsider the problem with a new approach (You basically want to improve some evaluation criteria). In this particular case, you need to identify the theoretical basis that you think will improve the identified parameter. What are the theoretical grounds upon which you think the parameter will be improved.
The following students are required to submit the documents mentioned against their names as soon as possible to my office. Failure to provide the documents will result in cancellation of the admission (as communicated by higher authorities)
||CIIT Reg #
||Muhammad Saeed Abbasi
||BS Hons Transcript,Migration Certificate
||Imtiaz Ali Shah
||MSc Transcript with Seal & Sign, Migration Certificate
||Altaf Ur Rehman
||MSc Part 1 DMC, Migration Certificate
||Sahibzada Muhammad Rizwan
||Sahibzada Muhammad Hanif
||Zaheer Hussain Shah
||Ambreen Ilyas Athar
||Muhammad ilyas Athar
||BS Hons Transcript, Migration Certificate
||BS Hons Transcript
||Sardar Muhammad Ali
||Sardar Munawar Khan
||BS Hons Transcript, Migration Certificate
||Muhammad Junaid Quershi
The following students are not yet registered in SP18. If they fail to register till tommorow, they will be considered absent in this semester
For information of All interested and eligible students