Bachelor with honors, Murray College, Sialkot, Pakistan, 1930. Master of Arts, Government College, Lahore, Pakistan, 1932. Bachelor of Teaching, Center Training College, Lahore, 1934.
Doctor of Letters, University Panjab, Lahore, 1977.
Lecturer, Government College, various locations, Pakistan, 1934-1952;
senior lecturer, Government College, Lahore, 1952-1963;
professor, principal, Government Evaluators College, Lyallpur, Pakistan, 1963-1964;
Iqbal professor, head department philosophy, University of the Panjab, 1964-1970;
visiting professor department philosophy, University of the Panjab, since 1973. Visiting professor Ulema Academy, Lahore, 1971-1972, Civil Services Academy, Lahore, 1972, Finance Services Academy, Lahore, 1972. Subject specialist West Pakistna Urdu Academy, Lahore, 1972-1979.
Member Executive Committee West Pakistan Urdu Academy, since 1964, secretary-general, since 1987. Senior fellow, chairman several curriculmcoms. University Grants Commission Commission, Islamabad, Pakistan, 1977-1979.
Convenor board studies University of Punjab, 1965-1980, Board of Intermediate and Secondary Education, Lahore, since 1987. Regional director, consultant international advisory body World University, United States of America, 1973-1975. Board directors Mashal (public company), Lahore.
Secretary Society Prevention Cruelty Animals, 1973. Honorary consultant Fountain House (half-way house for mental patients), Lahore. Vice president Children Aid Society, 1974.
Member Pakistan Philosophical Congress (president since 1977, Golden Pin award 1985, Festchrift award 1987), International Islamic Philosophical Association (president since 1984), Pakistan Association Inter-Religious Dialogue (president since 1984), Metaphys. Society (president 1970-1986).
Married Majida Begum, April 24, 1927. Children: Sarwar, Muzaffar, Ashraf, Jamila, Imtiaz, Shakila, Ijaz, Rukhsana, Sajjad.