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NUST BUSINESS SCHOOL (NBS)
Ms. Mahvesh Khan
RVF
 International Business & Marketing

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

Specialization
Business Writing, Academic and Technical Writing, Business Communications

Education
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.

Publications

  • ​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