Directorate of IT

 
 
 

Directorate of IT

IT has become an inherent and indispensable component of teaching, research, and campus life. Realizing the importance of Information & Technology. Directorate of IT has been established under the direct supervision of the Vice Chancellor. The head of Directorate of IT is Director IT who is responsible and Incharge of all the IT matters of five campuses including three campuses at Bahawalpur and two sub campuses at Rahim Yar khan and Bahawalnagar.

 
Scope of Functions
1. Directorate of IT is formulating strategic planning and management of IT across the University, including all infrastructure, user support services and core enterprise applications.
2. It provides technology solutions for better education management, thereby leveraging IT for efficient management of academic problems.
3. Provides a spectrum of campus-wide services, including academic technology support, administrative computing services, networking, information security, data centre operations, systems management, applications services, including user support, training and outreach.
4. To ensure that arrangements are in place for the provision of essential, accurate, up to date information about the Departments.
5. Reviews and advises on purchases of all hardware, software, and automation-related services.
6. Reports on the status and progress of automation projects and operations, and makes recommendations for modifications of automation systems as needed.
7. Provision of computers, laptops, printers, multimedia and other IT related latest equipment to management, faculty and scholars.
8. Develops and manages IT budgets. Hires and manages IT staff, determine is capital improvements.
 
Activities of IT Directorate
Projects and initiatives under the supervision of Deputy Director IT:
 

i. Campus Management solution (CMS)
The HEC has initiated a project named as Campus Management Solution to make universities world class center of education, research and development. This Project automates majority of task that are required for proper functioning of the university. Deputy Director IT (Project Director CMS) and his C.M.S team are working with Techlogix team to execute the project under the kind supervision of Worthy Vice Chancellor. The project has been completed and some of the main modules have already been implemented.

ii.Networking
A. Provision and installation of networking to more faculties and Departments.
B. High speed internet provided to main campus and sub campuses of Rahim Yar khan and Bahawalnager.
C. Bandwidth increased up to 12 Mbps from 2 Mbps for more then 5500 nodes.
D. Wireless Networking is being done in different locations.
E. Managing the delivery of information technology services including web, email, network storage, software and hardware updates and backup and recovery services.

iii. Computer Labs
Directorate of IT has 25 computer labs equipped with latest PC's multimedia and internet facility. All Labs are fully furnished and air-conditioned. Basic aim of these Labs is to carry out Research across a broad range of subjects and facilitate the students with Modern IT related equipment.


 
Contact:
+92 62 9255483 (Baghdad Campus)
+92 62 2285840 (Abbasia Campus)
+ 92 62 9255249 (Khaja Farid Campus)
 
Staff Members Directorate of IT
 
Ashraf Javed Rana
Director IT
director.it@iub.edu.pk
 
Khalid Mahmood
Additional Director IT
adit@iub.edu.pk
 
Aurang Zeb
Deputy Director IT
ddit@iub.edu.pk
 
Akmal Shahbaz
Programmer (On Study Leave)
 
Haroon Akhtar
Web Master
webmaster@iub.edu.pk
 
Muneeb Fasih Ansari
Assistant Director IT
aditmuneeb@iub.edu.pk
 
Muhammad Jawad Pirzada
Network Administrator
na@iub.edu.pk
 
Junaid Ahmad
Assistant Director IT
junaid@iub.edu.pk
 
Shahzad Rafiq
Assistant Network Administrator
shahzad@iub.edu.pk
 
Syed Kashif Hussain Kazmi
Assistant Network Administrator
kkazmi@iub.edu.pk
 
Abdul Waheed Khan
Assistant Network Administrator (Kwaja Farid Campus)
waheed.khan@iub.edu.pk
 
Abdul Azeem Qureshi
System Operator
azeem@iub.edu.pk
 
M. Shoaib Munir
Videocon Engineer
iub.engineer@iub.edu.pk
 
Muhammad Najmuz Zaman
Assistant Network Administrator
najam.zaman@iub.edu.pk
 
 Muhammad Javaid Iqbal
Assistant Network Administrator
javaid@iub.edu.pk
 
Khalid Sharif
Assistant Network Administrator (Bahawalnagar)
khalid.sharif@iub.edu.pk
 
Abdul Muqsit Muhammad Khan Lodhi
Assistant Network Administrator (Abbasia Campus)
lodhi@iub.edu.pk
 
 
Internet Usage Policy for University Employees
IT/Network Helpdesk
 
  1. The IT/Network helpdesk have been established in the Islamia University of Bahawalpur, Bahwalnagar and Rahim-yar-khan campuses.
    • Departments may contact for their I.T, networking and telephones equipment’s related problems to the following officials on the contact numbers given below.
 

S#

Contact Person

Contact #

E-mail

 

Bahawalpur Campuses

 

Baghdad-ul-Jadeed Campus

Muneeb Fasih Ansari

Assistant Director IT

062-9255483

 

 

ithelpdeskbjc@iub.edu.pk

Jawad Babar

Network administrator

062-9255467(Networks)

Javaid Iqbal

Assistant Network Admin

062-9255062 (IT Equipment)

Abbasia Campus

Junaid Ahmad

Assistant Director IT

 

062-2285840

 

ithelpdeskac@iub.edu.pk

Abdul Muqsit Khan Assistant Network Admn

Khawaja Farid Campus

Abdul Waheed Khan

Assistant Network Admn

062-9255249

ithelpdeskkfc@iub.edu.pk

 

Bahawalnagar Campus

 

Khalid Sharif

Assistant Network Admn

063-2274713

ithelpdeskbwn@iub.edu.pk

 

Rahim-yar-khan Campus

 

Shaheen Kousar

Lab Administrator

068-5888885

ithelpdeskryk@iub.edu.pk