Prof. Dr. Khalil Ahmed Ibupoto, Vice Chancellor, Shah Abdul Latif University, Khairpur chaired meetings of the various Sectional Heads along with their officers in order to discuss their achievements and future plan for soft image building of the University.

The first meeting was convened with the Director Finance Mr. Nisar Ahmed Noonari and other officers of the Finance Wing. Mr. Nisar Ahmed Noonari briefed the Vice Chancellor about the financial picture of the University. He briefed the position of grants received from the Sindh Government, Higher Education Commission, Islamabad, financial deficit and pending liabilities.

Prof. Dr. Khalil Ahmed Ibupoto, Vice Chancellor stress the need for financial management in real spirit and directed the Director Finance to take assertive measures to control the expenditure and submit a comprehensive plan for automation and directed him to device  the policy to pay the pending liabilities and ensure the disbursement of salaries to all staff timely.

The second meeting was convened with the Chief Security Officer Mr. Tarique Bhatti and other security officers. Mr. Bhatti briefed the Vice Chancellor the issues pertaining to security mechanism.

Dr. Khalil Ibupoto reiterated that the security apparatus of the University may be beefed up in order to liaison with the District Administration. He directed that the security related equipments if are non functional may be made functional which includes CCTV Camera, Walkthrough Gates and other gadgets.

The third meeting was held with the Controller of Examinations Mr. Ghulam Shabbir Phulpoto and other officers of the Examination Wing. Mr. Ghulam Shabbir Phulpoto apprised the Vice Chancellor that the online filling of examinations forms are underway of B.A Part-I and M.A (Previous). We are trying our level best to redress the grievances.

Prof. Dr. Khalil Ahmed Ibupoto directed the Controller of Examinations that more transparency in the Examinations Wing may be made and the conduct of Examinations and announcement of results be made timely in order to avoid any unprecedented delay in order to cover the gap of COVID-19 and prepare the schedule of pending Annual Examinations of M.A (Final) Viva-Voce and Practical of B. Sc Part-I, II so the precious time of candidates could be saved. The Vice Chancellor directed the Controller of Examinations that Examinations be conducted as per SOPs of Government in the wake of COVID-19.

The fourth meeting was convened with the Registrar Mr. Mureed Hussain Ibupoto and officers of the Registrar office. Mr. Mureed Hussain Ibupoto apprised the Vice Chancellor that the Registrar office is working in right direction as per University Code. There is no any delay on the part of the Registrar office as far as academic and administrative business is concerned.

Prof. Dr. Khalil Ibupoto said we have need of cooperation from all the stakeholders of University in order to render their services with utmost dedication, devotion and commitment because this Alma mater is our top priority like our home.


The World Teachers’ Day was commemorated at Shah Abdul Latif University, Khairpur jointly organized by the Shah Abdul Latif University, Khairpur, Marvi Rural Development Organization (MRDO) and Rotary Club Khairpur. Prof. Dr. Khalil Ahmed Ibupoto, Vice Chancellor, Shah Abdul Latif University, Khairpur presided over the event.

Speaking to the participants, Dr. Khalil Ahmed Ibupoto said that it is matter of pride that I am a teacher, being a teacher it is a big responsibility. He said teacher is highly respected  segment of the society. Teacher must contribute positively in order to change the society towards personality development, character building of students and community service at large. He said, the society is based on teachers, students, parents, community and government. Teaching profession is highly dignified. There is need of delivery with the patience, commitment and devotion, he added.

Mr. Sarfraz Ali Korejo, Charter President, Rotary Club Khairpur Bhittai cordially welcomed the worthy Vice Chancellor and other distinguished. Mr. Korejo highlighted the main areas of the Rotary i.e. promotion of peace, fighting against diseases, providing clean water, sanitation and hygiene, save mothers and children, support education (scholarships) opportunities, grow local economies and community engagements.  

Engr. Abdul Jabbar Shaikh, Aid to Governor Rotary Club, Khairpur Bhittai Dr. Farhan Esa appreciated the hospitality provided by the University administration. He said, our organization firmly believes in collaboration with prestigious institution. I am optimistic that under the able guidance and patronage of Prof. Dr. Khalil Ahmed Ibupoto, Vice Chancellor we will embark on various projects.

Ms. Saira Solangi, Director Programs MRDO also highlighted the importance of the teachers. She said, due to the untiring contribution of teachers in the world, international society has been developed in terms of development, human resource management, research and service delivery. She announced to present 40 COVID-19 hygiene kits to the poorest employees of the University.
Moreover, they will launch two year peace project with the Institute of International Relations.

Mr. Hameedullah Mahar and Dr. Naveed Ahmed Shaikh also spoke on the significance of the day.

Prof. Dr. Taj Muhammad Lashari, Director Media & P.R, Mr. Mureed Hussain Ibupoto, Registrar, Prof. Liaquat Ali Chandio, Mr. Yousuf Kurio, Dr. Zaheer Soomro, Dr. Javed Ujjan and others attended the event.


Prof. Dr. Khalil Ahmed Ibupoto, Vice Chancellor, Shah Abdul Latif University, Khairpur laid floral wreath on the shrine of Sufi Saint Hazrat Shah Abdul Latif Bhittai (R.A) on the occasion of 277th Urs along with Mr. Mureed Hussain Ibupoto, Registrar of the University. Dr. Ibupoto prayed for the peace, progress and development of the country and especially for the progress and prosperity of Shah Abdul Latif University, Khairpur.

After joining the office of the Vice Chancellor, Shah Abdul Latif University, Khairpur Prof. Dr. Khalil Ahmed Ibupoto chaired an introductory meeting with all Deans of the Faculties.

Speaking to the participants of the meeting, Dr. Khalil Ibupoto stressed the Deans to extend their cooperation because I firmly believe in team work rather than one man show. Since two-side cooperation is essential to develop consensus, cooperation and mutual trust in order to achieve our destination to accomplish our agenda for the development of the University because University needs team of good managers who work with honesty, dedication to redress the various issues pertaining to financial crisis, academic and physical development, he added.

The Deans assured the Vice Chancellor that they will extend their full cooperation in the soft image building of the institution because this is our collective institution and put forwarded their good suggestions and ideas for the betterment of this Alma mater.

Prof. Dr. Mumtaz Hussain Mahar, Dean Faculty of Physical Sciences, Prof. Dr. Imdad Hussain Sahito, Dean Faculty of Social Sciences, Prof. Dr. Ghulam Mustafa Mashori, Dean Faculty of Arts & Languages, Prof. Dr. Mumtaz Ali Junejo, Dean Faculty of Management Sciences, Prof. Dr. Ghulam Abbas Shar, Dean Faculty of Natural Sciences, Advocate Mr. Manzoor Hussain Larik, Dean Faculty of Law, Mr. Mureed Hussain Ibupoto, Registrar, Prof. Dr. Taj Muhammad Lashari, Director Media & Public Relations, Mr. Ghulam Shabbir Phulpoto, Controller of Examinations, Mr. Nisar Ahmed Noonari, Director Finance, Mr. Masood Ahmed Memon, Bursar, Mr. Imran Ali Soomro, Secretary to Vice Chancellor and others were present on this occasion


The Chief Minister Sindh on the recommendations of Search Committee appointed Prof. Dr. Khalil Ahmed Ibupoto as Vice Chancellor, Shah Abdul Latif University, Khairpur for a period of four (04) years. It is pertinent to mention that a Notification No. SO(U)U&B/SALU/6-45/2020/580: Dated: - 01st October, 2020 issued by Mr. Muhammad Riazuddin, Secretary Universities & Boards Department, Govt. of Sindh.

It is recalled that Dr. Khalil Ibupoto possesses vast and rich academic, research and administrative experience about 38 years. Dr. Khalil possesses prestigious Post Doctorate degree. Dr. Khalil Ibupoto remained Members and Chairman of Pakistan Science Foundation, Islamabad in BPS-22, Director General Pakistan Scientific and Technological Information Centre (PASTIC), Director Research ORIC Sindh Agriculture University, Tandojam, Chairman Department of F.S and Dean Faculty of Agriculture Engineering, Sindh Agriculture University, Tandojam.

Dr. Ibupoto has organized number of workshops on his credit and inked national and international cooperation Memorandum of Understanding and take dynamic initiative for international collaboration with USDA, EU, TUBETAK, UNESCO, PNCU and IBSE. He organized international conferences on Agriculture Engineering at Sindh Agriculture University, Tandojam. Moreover, Dr. Khalil started postgraduate courses developed and started on Masters of Engineering & PhD and taken indigenous initiative for the establishment of Office of Research Innovation & Commercialization (ORIC).   

Dr. Khalil supervised 110 students projects undergraduate (Bachelor of Engineering), Postgraduate (Master of Engineering) and PhD. Dr. Khalil embarked number of research project especially on Onion Post Harvest Technology. Dr. Khalil Ibupoto extensively visited for the purpose of meetings and seminars to U.K, Iran, Azerbaijan, Thailand, Qatar, South Korea, Abu Dhabi, Saudi Arabia and China