Theses/Dissertations from 2011

Exploring the sources of personal visions of educational leaders and how their visions reflect in their leadership practices, Bashir Ahmed Khan

The role of supervisors in implementing educational policies at school level, Mohammad Nawaz Khan

Exploring headteachers perceptions and strategies of dealing with staff conflicts at the secondary schools in a rural context of Gojal, Gilgit-Baltistan, Rahim Khan

Exploring the influence of PDCN's in-service programme (child friendly school project) on classroom practices of government primary school science teachers in Gilgit-Baltistan, Surraya Khan

Use of calculator in primary mathematics classroom in rural Sindh, Rafique Ahmed Khatti

Prevalence of genital chlamydia infection in urban women of reproductive age, Ruchika Kohli-Kochhar

Perceptions of IDP children and regular school children of class seven about schooling in emergency situations: Case studies from Kashmore, Ghulam Murtaza Langah

Teachers as social workers during emergency situation (floods of 2010): A case study of teachers role in an IDP camp at Sukkur, Pakistan, Asadullah Mangi

A randomised controlled trial investigating the effect of adding fentanyl to low dose bupivacaine in combined spinal-epidural anaesthesia, using epidural volume extension technique in caesarean section, Mudola V. Manyano

The Prevalence and factors associated with nonadherence with ARV treatment and cotrimoxazole preventive therapy among HIV infected adolescents attending out-patient HIV clinics in Kenya, Reson Marima

Teachers perceptions about children with learning disabilities in main stream classroom in a private school of Karachi, Pakistan, Syed Javed Mehdi

A randomized-controlled trial of steroid injection in the management of plantar fasciitis at the Aga Khan University Hospital, Abdi H. Mohamed

Teaching mathematics for relational understanding at lower secondary school level in rural Pakistan, Afzal Muhammad

The use of MCV and MCH to screen for iron deficiency in pregnancy among women with normal haemoglobin values, Charles M. Muteshi

Exploring perception and practices of deputy district officers as educational leaders in the context of Balochistan, Pakistan, Aamir Naeem

Action songs as a manifestation of multimodality for learning new vocabulary, Nazish Naseeruddin

Prevalence of low bone mineral density amongst resident doctors at The Aga Khan University Hospital, Nairobi, Rose Ndumia

Enhancing the creative potentials of educational leaders, Nimira Noorani

Prevalence of nasal carriage of methicillin-resistant staphylococcus aureus in healthcare workers at Aga Khan University Hospital, Nairobi, Geoffrey A. Omuse

Relationship between the quetelet’s index, HOMA-IR index and prostate size in patients with benign prostatic hyperplasia at St.Mary’s Hospital in, Timothy Onyuma

Exploring the perceptions and practices of district officers education elementary (DOEEs) regarding effective primary schools in one of the districts of Sindh, Pakistan, Karoo Mal Sajnani

Studying mothers perceptions about their interaction with children in their early years for emotional development, Salima Moosa Sewani

Exploring the connection between teacher leadership and students classroom participation in a private higher secondary school in Karachi, Shafiq-ur-Rehman

Views of male and female participants of an adult literacy programme about the need and value of female education in rural Sindh, Sayed Muzaffar Ali Shah

Integration of information and communication technology in teaching of science at lower secondary level (6-8) in a government school in urban Sindh, Syed Wafa Hassan Shah

Malignant lymphoma subtypes in a private hospital in Nairobi: a retrospective cross-sectional study, Omar A. Sherman

The role of school leadership in facilitating students in the integration of thier learning from various learning spaces in a private higher secondary school in Karachi, Pakistan, Taj-ul-Muluk

Effects of intravenous diclofenac on postoperative sore throat in patients undergoing laparoscopic surgery at Aga Khan University Hospital, Nairobi: a randomized, double blind controlled trial, Auline W. Thang’a

Palliative care for people living with HIV/AIDS in Uganda: an investigation of patients & caregiver’s outcome and professional perspectives, Wesley Too

An analysis of the clinical practice of emergency medicine in public emergency centres in Kenya, Benjamin W. Wachira

Theses/Dissertations from 2010

The effective use of different strategies to motivate primary students to learn English language, Razan Fayz Adra

Enhancing an eight grade mathematics teacher's understanding of developing students' deductive reasoning in geometry using concrete materials, Ishtiaque Ahmed

Exploring active learning in the early years : A case study of two teachers' practices in early childhood school settings in Karachi, Pakistan, Salma Ali

Improving my teaching of creative writing skills by using short stories with students of secondary class in a private school, Tahera Arif

Exploring leadership and management practices of district education officers in the context of Azad Jammu & Kashmir, Saeed Akhtar Awan

Exploring school-based decision making processes for school improvement in Gilgit-Baltistan, Pakistan, Sher Aziz

Distributed leadership: Ideals and realities in a private secondary school in Karachi, Pakistan, Hussain Sher Bahadur

Evaluation of solid breast masses using Sonographic ACR BI-RADS lexicon descriptors, Brian N. Bwombuna

An autobiographical approach to exploring secondary ELTs' professional development in developing countries: Syria and Pakistan, Ruba Hashem Dayoub

Autobiographies of two female educational leaders: A case from Pakistan, Gul Farzana

Role of language in teaching and learning of mathematical word problems, Salma Jan

Immunophenotypic profile of acute leukemias at Agakhan University Hospital, Nairobi, Beatrice M. Kabera

Peripheral arterial disease in HIV positive and negative subjects at The Aga Khan University Hospital, Nairobi, Farida Kaittany

Development of male and female students' leadership potentials in a trust-run secondary school : Possibilities and challenges, Asifa Khanam

Improving the context of learning by using appreciative inquiry approach (AIA), Tayyiba Khanam

Prevalence of abnormal aminoglycoside trough levels in children with clinically suspected gram negative infections at the Aga Khan University Hospital, Nairobi, Isaac N. Kihurani

Comparison of a new opposed phase imaging protocol to the standard conventional MRI protocol in demonstration of lumbar degenerative disc disease at 1.5T., Peter C. Magabe

Detection of extended spectrum beta lactamases genotypes and their association with cephalosporin susceptibility in Community Acquired Enterobacteriaceae Infections, Daniel W. Maina

A randomized controlled trial of the effect of additional ultrasound therapy to analgesia treatment protocol for acute low back pain at AKUH (N), Shamshudin Mohammedali

Enhancing the role of subject coordinators through appreciative inquiry, Saira Mumtaz

The effectiveness of training nurses in breast cancer awareness at a tertiary hospital: an experimental study, Miriam Mutebi

The efficacy of intravenous hyoscine-n-butylbromide (buscopan®) for the acceleration of labour in first time parturients: a randomised, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial, Mukaindo A. Mwaniki

Developing students' English reading skills by developing teachers' teaching skills through action research, Muhammad Nawaz

Patterns of fatal gunshot injuries in Nairobi: a prospective forensic study, Ancent K. Nzioka

Expression patterns of β–catenin, COX-2 and p27 in colorectal carcinomas at Aga Khan University Hospital, Nairobi, Patricia Okiro

Prevalence of urinary tract infections in febrile children and role of urine interleukins in diagnosis, Anne J. Rerimoi

Pakistani grade ten students' conceptions of nature of science, Shamsa Salim

A comparison of clinical risk factors and Bone Mineral Density (BMD) in the assessment of osteoporosis in patients admitted with hip fractures aged fifty years and above at Aga Khan Hospital Dar-es-Salaam, 2009, Jacob Shabani

Community involvement as a pathway for school improvement, Gumbury Shah

Impact of English proficiency training on primary school teachers' development of English speaking skills, Mariam Shaikh

Exploring the teachers' assessment strategies of social skills of lower primary students, Sadia Ashar Sheikh

A randomised comparative trial of seven versus fourteen day triple therapy for helicobacter pylori eradication at The Aga Khan University Hospital, Nairobi, Ahmed Sokwala

High school science teachers' conceptions about nature of science, Samira Varsani

Comparison of multi-detector CT venography and venous sonography for detecting lower limb deep venous thrombosis in patients with suspected pulmonary embolism, Ruth Wanjohi

Health related quality of life changes among users of depot medroxyprogesterone acetate (DMPA) for contraception, Sikolia Wanyonyi

The perceptions and practices of madrasa and government schools' teachers about critical thinking, Muhammad Yaqoob

The use of a virtual learning environment for teaching reading and writing in English to Syrian students, Ali Zair

Theses/Dissertations from 2009

Exploring the post wsip experiences of a government and a private school headteacher in the Northern Areas of Pakistan, Sultan Alam

Influence of the head teacher's effectiveness of communication on professional orientation of teachers : A case study, Akbar Ali

Exploring the science professionals' (SPs) perceptions about the effective instructional material (IMs), Aqila Nadir Ali

Exploring the role of school leadership in transforming the school into a learning community, Shujaat Ali

Development of teacher leadership: A case study of a private school in Pakistan, Atta Mohammad Ashrafi

Improving students' English speaking skills through interactive approach in a private lower secondary school in Karachi Pakistan, Khan Bahdar

The place of personal values in educational leadership, Sharifullah Baig

Evaluating the diagnostic performance of an initial Transvaginal Sonogram (TVS) in patients with suspected ectopic pregnancy, Zablon Bett

Improving the teaching of reading comprehension in English as a foreign language classroom in Karachi, Hafiza Bibi

Significance of school leadership in behaviour management of students, Shirin Nooruddin Charania

Exploring the process of progression towards senior leadership, Huzefa Dohadwala

Measuring the knowledge, skills and attitudes of grade ten students of citizenship education in government and private schools of Karachi, Pakistan, Syeda Sadia Ferhat

Cumulative incidence of post dural puncture headache following caesarean section under spinal anaesthesia at The Aga Khan University Hospital Nairobi, Ednah K. Gisore

Improving teaching of paragraph writing through participatory action research, Tabassum Fatima Hemani

Feasibility of inquiry-based teaching in a lower secondary class (grade VII) of a government school in Karachi, Javed Iqbal

Exploring early years teachers classroom practices in two private schools in Karachi: Learning from ECED: Certificate in education programme, AKU-IED, Jamila Anwer Jan

Outcome of chronic anal fissures treated with glyceryl trinitrate at Aga Khan University Hospital Nairobi, Ilkul H. Johnbosco


The media and public opinion in Kenya: the impact of print media coverage of the grand coalition government, Samuel Kamau

Exploring the attitude of the head and deputy head teachers from the governments schools of Sindh and Balochistan toward using computers in education, Darvesh Karim

Exploring the possibilities of parallel leadership in a private school in Karachi: A case study, Nisar Karim

Exploring the human resource development policies and procedures in the school context, Shazia Rahim Khaimani

Inquiry teaching in mathematics classroom in a lower secondary school of Karachi, Pakistan, Abdul Wali Khan

Inquiry-Based teaching strategies employed by mathematics teachers in lower secondary classroom in Karachi, Ali Ahmad Khan

Exploring teachers' perceptions of teacher-students' interactions in inquiry-based mathematics classrooms in lower secondary schools in Karachi, Pakistan, Bahader Khan

Becoming a teacher educator in public sector institutions in Pakistan : Stories from personal and professional lives, Haji Karim Khan

Understanding how the inquiry strategy works in a physics classroom at secondary level in a Pakistani private school context, Manzoor Ali Khan

Understanding how AKES, P head teachers respond to the increasing demands of their role in the context of Northern Areas of Pakistan, Sardar Khan

Parents' perspective on school strategies for parental involvement: An exploratory case study in a community based school in Karachi, Pakistan, Wali Mohammad Khan

Exploring social studies teachers' attitude towards computers in education, Rozina Ramzan Ali Khuwaja

Utility of free to total PSA ratio in the prediction of prostate cancer in patients with intermediate total PSA levels and negative digital rectal examination, Muthoni .J .F. Kirimi

Esophageal squamous cell carcinoma risk factors In a Kenyan population: a case control study, Stanley M. Machoki

Improving the teaching of writing narratives at lower secondary level in private school of Karachi, Uzma Mateen

Qualitative exploratory study on science professionals' perceptions of the science curriculum in Karachi, Pakistan, Hazarat Mir