Shah Manzoor Alam
Chairman of MEDNET is a distinguished
social scientist, consultant to the
World Bank, Washington, and a Former
Vice-Chancellor, University of Kashmir.
He graduated (M.A.) from the Aligarh
Muslim University in 1948 and obtained
his Ph.D. from Edinburgh University
(U.K.) in 1962.
He was Professor and Head, Department of
Geography, Dean Faculty of Social
Sciences and Founder Director, Centre
for Area Studies at the Osmania
University. He was Visiting Professor in
Universities in Australia and New
Zealand. He was National Lecturer in
Geography and Professor Emeritus of the
University Grants Commission.
He has made significant contributions in
the field of Qur'an and Science. His
research papers in this field have been
published in international journals on
Islamic Studies. He was Visiting
Professor (1992) at Al-Imam Muhammad Ibn
Saud Islamic University, Riyadh, Saudi
Arabia. His book entitled: Scientific
Significance in Selected Qur'anic Verses
has been published (1999) by the Al-Imam
Muhammad Ibn Saud Islamic University.
His book "War on Terrorism or
American Strategy for Global
Dominance" was released in December
2009 and has been published by vantage
Press, New York.
Mir Wajid Ali Kamil
is a legal luminary of Hyderabad and
practices both in the High Court of
Andhra Pradesh and the Supreme Court of
India, New Delhi . He is the son of Late
Mr. Zahid Ali Kamil, a distinguished
lawyer. Takes keen interest in the
social affairs of Indian Muslim with
special attention to their educational
backwardness. He has contributed
significantly to the progress of the
CEO of leading Auditory Firm in India
'Syed and Syed.' He is a Philanthropist
and keenly interested in promoting
modern scientific education.
as distinguished expertin Mechanical
Engineer.Retired as Principal College of
Engineering, Osmania University. He also
served as a member of Andhra Pradesh
Public Service Commision.
leading scholar of Development Economics
who retired as Professor and Head,
Department of Economics, Osmania
University, Hyderabad. He is deeply
interested in the field of education.
Takes keen interest in the affairs of
the Trust and deeply concerned with
educational backwardness of Muslims.
Mohiuddin Ali Khan
prominent business entrepreneur and
social worker well known for his
charitable and philanthropic activities.
A graduate in Agriculture, he is very
keen and enthusiastic in promoting the
cause of Muslim community in Hyderabad,
particularly in the field of education.
Mohd Faizul Rahman
An expert in teaching of English
Language. He was Associate Professor in
the Central Institiute of English and
A distinguished short story writer and
Critic in Urdu Literature. He was
Professor and Head of the Urdu
Department and Currrently Chairman of
its Board of Studies.
distinguished Urdu Author & Poet, he
retired as Associate Professor and Head,
Department of Urdu, Osmania University,
Hyderabad. He obtained his Ph.D. from
Osmania University in 1980. He has good
knowledge of Qur'an and Hadith. He wrote
more than one dozen books in prose &
poetry including two books on sufisms.
He has made notable contributions in the
preparation of the Monographs of MEDNET
as a member of the Committee of Experts.
Zafar Jung (Delhi)
A distinguished Philanthropist and a
keen promoter of modern scientific