Government College, Lahore, Pakistan, 1960-1964, Bachelor of Arts. Panjab University, Lahore, 1964-1966, Master of Arts (Honours). Pakistan Institute of Development Economic, 1967, Fellow.
Institute of Social Studies, The Hague, 1970, Postgrad Diploma International Relations. Spoken languages: English, French, Arabic, Urdu.
Chief, Inter-Organizational Coop & Joint Planning Section, Department of International Economic and Social Affairs, United Nations since 1991. Chief, Office of the Under-Secretary-General, Department of International Economic and Social Affairs, 1987-1991. Special Assistant to the Under-Secretary-General, Pol Affairs & Trusteeship Department, United Nations, New York, 1981-1987.
Minister-Counsil, Permanent Mission of Pakistan to the United Nations, New York, 1979-1981. Director, 1976-1979, Section Officer, 1974-1976, United Nations Division, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Pakistan. Charg6 d’Affaires, Embassy of Pakistan, Morocco, 1972-1974.