National Institute of Psychology, Quaid-i-Azam University, Islamabad

Dr. Muhammad Ajmal

Centre of Excellence, Quaid-i-Azam University, Islamabad




Contact & Postal Address

Sara Imtiaz



Phone: +92(51)90644153 Fax: +92 (51) 2896012


National Institute of Psychology, Quaid-i-Azam University (New Campus) shahadra road (off main Murre road) Islamabad, (Pakistan) Post code 44000

Professional Interests

  • Social Psychology
  • I/O Psychology
  • Data Analysis

Teaching and Supervision


Level Course Title (Code) Session
M.Sc Applied Statistics (PY 303)
M.Sc Research Methods (PY 317)
M.Sc Human Resource Management (PY 402)


Research Publications

  • Paper Titled “Rumination, Optimism, and Psychological Well-Being among the Elderly: Self-Compassion as a Predictor” was published by Journal of Behavioural Sciences in 2016.
  • Paper Titled “Parental Attachment and Identity Styles among Adolescents: Moderating Role of Gender” was published by Pakistan Journal of Psychlogical Research in 2012.

Conference Papers/Posters

  • Presented Paper Titled exploring “Informational, Normative, Diffuse-Avoidant Identity Styles and Commitments in relation to parental attachment among college/university students” in First International Conference on Emerging Trends in Psychology, in 2011.
  • Presented a Poster titled “Causes and Prevalence of Suicide among Children and Adolescents” in International Conference on Developmental Psychopathology, in 2009.
  • Attended various national and international conferences organized by National Institute of Psychology, University of the Punjab, and Government College University in 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012 and 2016.

Conferences / Workshops

Conferences/Workshops Attended

Workshops Conducted as Resource Person

Title of Workshop Organizing Institute Date and Year Level
Stress Management Nov-2017 National
Stengthening Self: Building Self-compassion 2016 National