KARACHI: Nasima Zain-ul-Abideen of Chitral was awarded with PhD degree at the Aga Khan University‘s 31st annual convocation held on Dec 1st, 2018.
Her PhD thesis at Aga Khan University-Institute for Educational Development (AKU-IED) explored “possibilities of creating gender equitable learning environment in early childhood classrooms in Pakistan”. Dr. Nasima’s PhD thesis was supervised by Dr Dilshad Ashraf, Associate Professor AKU-IED. Prior to her PhD, Dr Nasima got her Master’s in Education degree from the same institution.
Dr Nasima completed her primary and lower secondary schooling from Aga Khan School Morder and secondary schooling from Government Girls High School, Booni, Chitral. Further, she went to GD Langland’s school and college Chitral for her higher secondary education, and later she moved to different cities for her tertiary education.
Dr Nasima Zain has an extensive experience of working with early childhood teachers, teacher educators, parents and community members across different regions of Pakistan.