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Ms. Mahvesh Khan
 International Business & Marketing

National University of Sciences and Technology (NUST)
NUST Business School, H-12 Sector, Islamabad
Tel : +92-51-90853125

Business Writing, Academic and Technical Writing, Business Communications

Masters in Creative Writing (Novels) City University,London Masters of Business–Mgt Information Systems (Edith Cowan University,Perth,Western Australia) B.Sc. (Hons) in Economic & Mgt University of London (External Degree, University College Islamabad)

Ms. Mahvesh Khan has a diverse experience in the private and the development sector. She has implemented a Lego based Robotics center for a private school, worked as program manager for development sector projects funded by USAID, EU and UNDP and as General Secretary for an international start-up. These endeavors required high quality communication and writing skills. She is now transferring these to undergraduates as Assistant Professor at NBS.


  • ​Op Ed    pieces in The News and The Daily Times
  • Children’s books published by the NGO, Alif Laila: Ahmed’s Bicycle & The Girl Who Took Things
  • Self published children’s books: Hassan the Hero and Zainab the Princess
  • Communication Pamphlet for UNDP-RAHA: Fostering Change
  • Feedback Article (Published): Saarc Festival of Literature, Lucknow, India Mar 2012
  • Poems (recited not published): Saarc Festival of Literature, Lucknow, India Mar 2012: Trees & Fierce and Farouche
  • Apr-Jun 2009    Article: Education: The Perennial Questions    Criterion Quarterly, April-June 2009 Issue – Vol. 4

  • Conferences

  • National Drug Prevention Advisory Committee (2018)
  • Saarc Festival of Literature, Lucknow, India (Mar 2012)
  • 9th ISPCAN Asia Pacific Regional Conference on Child Abuse and Neglect (2011), New Delhi, India

  • ​Ms. Mahvesh Khan has teaching expertise in following subjects

  • Academic & Technical Writing
  • Business Communication
  • Assistant Professor Aug 2018 onwards, NUST   
  • Job description: Lecturer in Business Communications; Academic and Technical Writing.

  • Volunteer (March 2018 onwards), Karim Khan Afridi Welfare Foundation
  • Job description: Communications/Applications/Advice 

  • General Secretary (Feb 2013 – Sept 2015), Close Comfort (pvt.) Ltd
  • Job description: Conducted market research and set up the Pakistan Office for an Australian start up importing and selling a newly invented air-conditioner. 

  • Senior Programme Officer (Oct 2012 – Feb 2013), United Nations Development Programme: RAHA Project   
  • Job description: Monitored, implemented and reported upon programme in conjunction with the National Programme Co-ordinator

  • Project Manager (Head Monitoring and Learning) (Nov 2010 – Jun 2012), Groupe Developpement (EU Funds)  
  • Job description: Monitored and trained partners implementing projects funded by Groupe Developpement

  • Program Coordinator (Pakistani Educational Leadership Institute) (Sept 2009 – Nov 2010), Idara-e-Taleem-o-Aagahi (ITA) (US State Department Funds)
  • Job description: Managed program to select and send Pakistani government school teachers and administrators for a one-month training course at Plymouth State University, USA.

  • Executive Secretary Feb (2008 to Sept 2009), EDLINKS (USAID Project)    
  • Job description: Organized and recorded the Chief of Party’s communications, Researched, planned, implemented and reported upon relevant activities and workshops

  • Center Manager, Robotics (Apr 2003 – Aug 2006), Headstart School System (pvt. Ltd.)
  • Job description: Set up, managed and taught the Robotics (Learning through Play using Lego) program from Kindergarten to High School (Year 1, A Levels)

  • Consultant (Apr 2007 – July 2007), Habib University Foundation
  • Job description: Conducted Online Research on Pakistan’s major universities

  • Consultant (Oct 2002 – Dec 2002), Hagler Bailly (pvt.) Ltd. Pakistan   
  • Job description: Reviewed Website Development for E Commerce 

  • Consultant (Jun 2002 – Sept 2002), Chartac Business Services (Management and Software Consultancy)   
  • Job description: Wrote user manual for client’s management system software

  • Assistant Consultant (Dec 2000 – Jun 2002), Anjum Asim Shahid & Company (Chartered Accountants)   
  • Job description: Analysed the managerial and HR systems of various clients