The Department of Mathematics, Bahauddin Zakariya
University, Multan came into being with the establishment of the University in
September, 1975. In the beginning, it was housed in the Academic Block on Bosan
Road, Gulgasht Colony, Multan. In January, 1981, the Department was shifted to
New Campus in the Chemistry Block.
The Department Progressed very rapidly and in 1985, it
was upgraded as the Centre for Advanced Studies in Pure and Applied Mathematics
(CASPAM). The Centre moved to its present premises the "Mathematics and
Statistics Block" in 1987. The Centre has now 10 teachers with Ph.D. degree and
four with M.Sc. degree on its teaching faculty.
The Centre is imparting education at the levels of BS (4
years), M.Sc., M.Phil. and Ph.D. in Mathematics. The Centre has started offering
short-term computer courses in evening from March, 2002. The Post Graduate
Diploma of one year duration in Business & Industrial
Mathematics and Computer Programming in the evening has
also been started from the session 2002-2003. The information regarding PGD/Ph.D.
programmes can be had from the Director of the Centre or from our Web Site
The Centre has the honour of completing successfully a
collaboration programme with the Department of Mathematics, Bradford University,
U.K. Under this collaboration not only exchange of teachers took place but the
computer laboratory of the Centre had also been equipped with the latest
computer system (Sun System).
The graduates of the Centre are serving in different
Federal and Provincial Government Departments, Armed Forces, Pakistan Atomic
Energy Commission, Banks, Insurance Companies and other Financial and